Building a Life by Design- Architecting the Life of Your Dreams


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Do you have a clear vision for every department of your life? I mean a clearly articulated, written vision. In this first episode in 2022 it is only fitting that I am joined by my wife Jolie to talk about our experience architecting the life we truly desired. We share some personal stories and experiences that we hope will help you going into 2022 as you look at what you want to create for yourself and your family.

What You’ll Learn in This Episode:

  • How your frame of reference may affect your ambitions
  • Exercises to visualize your ideal future
  • Personal stories from Chris and Jolie on the power of clear vision
  • The necessity of balancing core values and what that looks like
  • Getting in alignment with your partner
  • How your pace of life affects your experiences
  • Does outcome override passion
  • Why does filling up someone’s cup supersede “success”

Bio for Chris Yonker

Chris Yonker is a father, husband, martial artist, and world-leading resource for high achievers. Family has always been a top priority for Chris and he knew early on that he wanted to be the creator of his life. By building a business that worked for him, Chris has been able to create amazing experiences with his family, and has helped others do the same.

With over twenty -five years working at 3M leading teams in sales and driving change , coupled with ten years in the consulting arena specializing in Conscious Leadership. His alchemy helps clients move beyond the illusions that are hindering this self-realization and allows them to take quantum leaps in their transformation.

Chris and his team work with family businesses, entrepreneurs, athletes, and celebrities. As a seventh-

degree black belt, Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP) Practitioner, and thought-leader on Personal

Performance, Chris has created a one-of-a-kind methodology that helps clients achieve extraordinary

results that become permanent.

Many of Chris’s clients say the process of working with him leads to profound healing, deep peace, better

relationships, and higher levels of happiness in their lives.

Bio for Jolie Yonker

Jolie Yonker is the Founder/Director of East Coast Yoga Club. She is known for her adaptability to the variety of practitioners who attend her classes, the inclusive nature of her teaching, and her authenticity. As a lineage-based teacher, Jolie has deep reverence for traditional yoga and presents it in a way that is adaptable for the modern day yogi. Known for her light-hearted approach to teaching, Jolie creates a welcoming environment for all who attend her classes. She thrives on finding ways to integrate challenging postures and sequences in a safe and accessible way, providing multi-level options in every class.

Jolie began practicing yoga in the1990s before finding her first yoga hOMe with Mimi Loureiro at O2 Yoga in 2000. A dedicated practitioner, she eventually became a certified yoga teacher in the Ashtanga lineage, completing her training with David Swenson and Shelley Washington. Jolie continues to expand her knowledge base by attending a variety of classes, workshops and trainings on a regular basis. Not only does this enrich her personal practice, but also informs her teaching. Jolie continues to find this practice to be a humbling, challenging and dynamic gift and loves to share it with her class participants


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