Tue, 12 May 2015
Today is Part 1 of our interview with Shannon Hernandez, Professional Broadcaster, Podcast Producer, Trainer, and proponent of man buns.
Shannon Hernandez has a masters degree and was a high school english teacher who worked part time at a Phoenix radio station. Then the station offered him a full time evening shift and he couldn't pass it up. This led Shannon to working full time at two jobs and in between those finding time to grade papers and sleep.
Could you get up at 6:00am and drive into school to teach a zero hour class until 4:00pm. Then take a nap and head to the radio station to DJ from 7:00 until mid night. Finally, grade papers until 2:00ish in the morning before taking another nap. This is what Shannon did for about 4 months before the school semester ended and he resigned so he could work at the radio station full time.
He made it happen because he had to. If you're really passionate, you'll sacrifice for your passion.
Shannon Hernandez found inspiration in these: