atalya became a friend to Paul Heyman when he returned in 2012 to manage Brock Lesnar. Since then the relation between the two superstars was built up. Also, Natalya appeared in WWE's Paul Heyman DVD where she talked about how's Heyman behind the scene.
Natalya did receive some great pieces of advice from Heyman during that time due to which she now saw as a top star in the company. Natalya sees him as her uncle and clearly thinks that he has the most creative mind in this business.
Over the due courses of year, Natalya has established herself as the best in-ring performer ever seen in the Hart Dynasty and probably will go on to do the same. It's quite intriguing how Heyman manages new talents due to which their career rises in a way that it never did before.