Inspired Insider Interview: Finding the Guts to Thrive During Hard Times with Dr. Erica Miller
People and businesses continue to suffer the effects of COVID-19 with no definite end in sight and yet, Dr. Erica Miller believes that it is possible to not just survive but thrive despite the challenging times. She should know what it means to be resilient and have grit in the face of challenges because she’s a Holocaust survivor. At 7 years old, she was herded in a cattle car and brought to a Nazi concentration camp where she spent four years battling hunger, oppression, and thoughts of never making it out alive. But she was resilient and when freedom came, it was only a matter of time before young Erica would conquer the world and decide to join the Israeli Air Force.
Now an octogenarian, Dr. Miller says she’s got the guts, grit, and gusto to keep smashing her goals all the way till she’s 123 years old. She has started and managed 40 mental health clinics and she has seen the world in all its beauty and tragedy. Her mantra? “I’m lucky to be alive”.
In this episode of INspired INsider, Dr. Erica Miller talks about the hurdles that she has had to overcome in her life and how her resilience, fearlessness, and determination paved the way for her to not just survive but thrive. It’s an insightful episode about fighting to survive, grabbing opportunities, and smashing goals one by one so stay tuned.