Melissa Hughes is a TikTok influencer, international speaker and best selling author.
She has been booked twice on The Kelly Clarkson Show and featured for the New York Times Best Seller “Primal Scream” on NBC. She has over 240,000 followers on TikTok with over 11 million likes. She is also a best selling author of a book She Can Laugh along with a children’s book called, “Mommy Loves You When”. She has also done missionary work in the UK for several years with her husband and two children.
Melissa joins me to dive deep into the ups and downs of creating on TikTok. If there was ever an episode that inspired, uplifted, and hit you right in the feels, this is it! Melissa all but takes us through a TikTok master class and shares how you can become an incredible creator, following your passions no matter what they are.
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00:00 – Podcast Intro
00:55 – Meet Melissa
05:49 – The beauty of authentic video
10:35 – Melissa’s top tips for creators on TikTok
18:48 – The importance of talking in statements
20:24 – How to amplify your TikTok success
26:57 – The TikTok story formula
30:56 – Building a multi-interest brand on TikTok
38:06 – The worst can be the best
45:03 – Building a business from TikTok