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Catherine Shank had been working as a full-time nanny and part-time warehouse worker for several years, but she always felt like something was missing. She had a passion for helping others and wanted to find a way to make a difference in the world. That’s when she discovered network marketing. More specifically, she discovered Northestar, a health supplement company powered by its exclusive nootropic cognitive technology—thermobutyrate supplement formulations designed for both men and women.
Before she joined Northestar, Shank was struggling with a tremendous amount of medical debt from an unexpected surgery. She and her husband were working long hours in an effort to pay off the debt, but it seemed like an impossible task. They were also struggling to find a work-life balance, and all Shank wanted was a simple Friday dinner date with her husband.
However, everything changed when Shank joined Northestar. With the help of the company’s structure, she was able to achieve a work-life balance that she had never thought possible. In just five months, she has gained time freedom and is well on her way to financial freedom from once-crippling medical debt. She’s found her “why,” which is to give hope to others. She is passionate about helping people not only feel their best, but also know their worth.
Shank’s journey didn’t stop there. She also endured a tremendous weight loss journey, losing over 300 pounds. This experience inspired her to help others with their own weight loss journeys.
Shank sees herself working with Northestar for several more years. She loves helping people through her work, and hopes to continue doing that on a larger scale.
Her advice to anyone looking to follow in her footsteps is to learn time management. “Don’t think that you have to know everything to get started,” she says. Be consistent and know your “why”—it will be what motivates you to get out of bed and put in the work every day.
Shank wants to thank all those who supported her during her journey. “I want to express my deepest gratitude to my loving husband, my family, my second family (‘Team Nova’) at Northestar and a special shout out to Carin Glennon, all who have been instrumental in helping me reach a level of success I never would have dreamed of at the beginning of my journey,” she says. “Their encouragement and hard work have been invaluable, and I am forever grateful for their support. I also want to thank my God, [my] Lord and Savior, for guiding me through every step of my journey and giving me the strength and determination to overcome all obstacles.”
Shank is active on social media and is always eager to connect with others on their own journeys to success. If you’re interested in learning more about her story or getting tips and advice on how to achieve your own goals, you can follow Catherine Shank on TikTok, Instagram or Facebook.