FEMnation Podcast
Meredith Viguers - Mpowering Yourself as a Woman and Business Owner

Meredith Viguers - Mpowering Yourself as a Woman and Business Owner

July 28, 2020

Being a woman in the world of business is no small feat. In this episode Meredith Viguers talks about the realities of owning a business and moving through struggles as a woman. Meredith is the owner of Let Us Do The Cooking and Mpowered You Consulting Business. She is a certified John Maxwell speaker, trainer and coach. Not only does she share her inspiring entrepreneurial journey, but she also willingly opens up about the struggles she went through and how she came out of these better and more empowered.

 

 

What you’ll learn:

  • The start of Meredith’s entrepreneurial journey.
  • Sharing what she does now and how it has morphed over her entrepreneurial journey.
  • The hardest struggle she has overcome.
  • Strength she drew in to go through her journey despite struggles.
  • Working towards materializing outcomes at the wrong time.
  • The difference of stepping through versus pushing through for herself.
  • Helping other businesses through her consulting company.
  • Working on the business versus working in the business.
  • Her definition of success.
  • Having goals that are strategically sound.
  • Surviving through struggles.
  • How the entrepreneurial journey has changed her.

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Stacy Zant - Stepping fearlessly into your calling

Stacy Zant - Stepping fearlessly into your calling

July 21, 2020

Do you want to step into your calling, live in the season that you’re currently in and succeed in doing so? Stacy Zant of Radiant Pearl Living joins us today to talk about her diverse experience and journey in entrepreneurship. I am so excited to be sharing our conversation with you today because Stacy shares soooo much goodness and inspiration that you’ll seriously learn a lot from.

What you’ll learn:

  • Stacy shares the story of how her entrepreneurial journey began.
  • The things she has done past the non-profit and how it has shaped where she is today.
  • Multilayered facets of her business.
  • Helping young people through her non-profit to live to their full potential and utilize their gifts and talent.
  • The ripple effect of her work.
  • The importance of story as the foundation of what they can build from.
  • Being innovative as a content creator.
  • Stacy’s best tip for stepping into your calling.
  • Identifying, accepting, and living the season that you’re currently in.
  • Her definition of success.
Judy Weber - Building A Faith-based Business

Judy Weber - Building A Faith-based Business

July 14, 2020

How can faith be tied in to your calling and your business? I am so excited to have a passionate and strong woman like Judy Weber, a Christian Business Coach and Growth Strategist for women of faith, on the podcast. Judy was a practicing lawyer before she felt called to run her current business. In this episode, Judy shares her story, gives us advice, tips and wonderful stories to learn from in order to run a faith-based business.

 

What you’ll learn:

  • Judy shares the story of how her entrepreneurial journey began.
  • Her experience of testing out the waters, stepping out into entrepreneurship, and following her calling on running a faith-based business.
  • Judy’s best advice for women who are unsure of their calling.
  • How do you know if it’s God calling you to the business?
  • Setting boundaries in your business.
  • What she considers successful in her business.
  • Our call to be discerning individuals.
  • The most vulnerable struggle that Judy overcame in her entrepreneurial journey.
  • Top 3 tools to use when starting or evolving your business.
  • Judy’s plans for the future.

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Case Lane - Standing out in the world of Online Entrepreneurship

Case Lane - Standing out in the world of Online Entrepreneurship

July 7, 2020

Do you want to become an online entrepreneur? Case Lane, Founder of Ready Entrepreneur, joins us in this episode to share her entrepreneurial journey. She is an international writer, traveler, entrepreneur with professional work experience as a reporter, diplomat, consultant, digital media corporate executive and lawyer. In this episode, she shares her knowledge and expertise on starting your own online business and standing out from the rest to live your desired lifestyle.

What you’ll learn:

  • Where Case’s entrepreneurial journey began.
  • The hardest struggle she overcame as an online entrepreneur.
  • What success looks like for Case.
  • Creating your business Idea.
  • Case’s business and the services she offers.
  • Strengths she leaned into in her early stages of being an entrepreneur.
  • Podcast movement into corporates.
  • Top 3 tips for people who want to enter the online entrepreneurial space.
Jessica Brock - Seeing Struggles as Opportunities for Growth

Jessica Brock - Seeing Struggles as Opportunities for Growth

June 30, 2020

On today’s episode I’ve invited Jessica Marie, founder of JMarie Skin Studio, to rock the house. Jessica shows us how struggles can make you a better and stronger entrepreneur if you just try and don’t give up. It’s truly fascinating to see someone like her empower women who are also struggling in their life journeys and help them feel and look good.

What you’ll learn:

  • Jessica shares how her entrepreneurial journey began.
  • The struggles she overcame in her business.
  •  Shifting her view of mistakes as opportunities for growth.
  • Her definition of success.
  • One decision that pivoted her business to the next level.
  • Where her grit comes from.
  • Jessica shares her most valuable learning for women entrepreneurs.
  • How the entrepreneurial journey changed her.
  • Jessica’s business and services they offer.

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Giving Women Confidence One Wardrobe at a Time with Maria Swann

Giving Women Confidence One Wardrobe at a Time with Maria Swann

June 23, 2020

I find her fascinating in how she empowers women and everyone with what she does in her business and her entrepreneurial journey.

I am so happy to have Maria Swann, owner of Dabar Couture, on the podcast today to talk about how she empowers women in her entrepreneurial journey. I am so fascinated by the work that she does. Maria believes that women who dress well show up confidently and powerfully in life and business. Join us as we learn more about her entrepreneurial journey and dig into how she turned her passion into a business.

What you’ll learn:

  • Maria shares the start of her entrepreneurial journey and how it brought her to where she is today.
  • How styling translates into building confidence and power in women.
  • Blossoming in her business and loving what she does by taking the opportunity to step into her zone of genius.
  • Maria shares real-life drastic shifts in women when they decided to take ownership of wearing what they want to wear.
  • Subtle mindshift of not showing up a 100% when wearing pajamas or yoga pants.
  • The reasoning behind the essential items she listed in her Ambitious Woman E-Guide.
  • THe number 1 item you should include in your wardrobe.
  • Her definition of success as an entrepreneur.
  • How the entrepreneurial journey has changed her.

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HotSeat  - How to Effectively Deliver Your Message and Connect with your Ideal Clients

HotSeat - How to Effectively Deliver Your Message and Connect with your Ideal Clients

June 18, 2020

Our anonymous guest in today’s Hot Seat shares the main struggles she’s been having in marketing her business to her ideal clients. I go through a Hot Seat coaching with her to help her deliver her message and connect to her potential clients.

 

What you’ll learn:

 

  • Her biggest hurdles at the moment
  • The tangible outcome that her business focuses on and provides to clients.
  • Based on the people you work with, what is the change in the shift in their life that they get by having done those things with you.
  • Speaking about the solutions and tangible outcomes she provides to her clients.
  • The biggest piece she needs to do to connect with her clients. 
  •  The reason why human connection is important in marketing.
  • Delivering your message and establishing connections with your potential clients through social media.
  • Going through her products and services and thinking of tangible outcomes she provides one at a time.
Jessica Yarbrough - Creating a Passion-based Business to Fit your Lifestyle.

Jessica Yarbrough - Creating a Passion-based Business to Fit your Lifestyle.

June 16, 2020

Jessica Yarbrough, Business Consultant and Strategist, joins us on the podcast today to talk about her entrepreneurial journey and working with other entrepreneurs to sell their high value products and services. She loves to travel and has built her business around her passions including this. If you are a business owner wanting to create a passion-based business or move to offering high ticket products and services, this is the episode for you.

What you’ll learn:

  • Jessica shares the start of her entrepreneurial journey.
  • The catalyst that inspired her to blend her passion and income.
  • Early stage indicators for people to hire a business consultant and strategist.
  •  Stages of growth of entrepreneurs.
  • One accomplishment in her entrepreneurial journey that she is proud of.
  • Encouraging entrepreneurs to lean into their strengths.
  • Stepping into leadership roles for entrepreneurs
  • Reverse engineering your business based on your lifestyle goals.
  • Looking at high-ticket offers when creating a passion-based business.
  • Helping people overcome offering high ticket offers.
  • Experiencing Imposter syndrome.
  • Jessica’s definition of success.
  • Her plans for the future.
  • How her entrepreneurial journey has contributed to her growth as a person.

 

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Yvette Bodden - Becoming an Empowered and Awakened Woman

Yvette Bodden - Becoming an Empowered and Awakened Woman

June 9, 2020

My awesome guest is the founder of Awakened-Woman, Yvette Bodden. She authored a book called A Journey to Becoming the Best Self and is also a writer for Be Latina magazine. I believe so much in what she brings to the table, because as I said we are like soul sisters when it comes to what we offer. Yvette’s goal is to empower women from all walks of life through her blog and services.

 What you’ll learn:

  •       The story of Yvette’s entrepreneurial journey and how she got to where she is today.
  •       Yvette tells us about Awakened-Woman
  •       The goal she wanted to achieve with Awakened-Woman
  •       Steps she took to move forward after her awakening to get out of her own way.
  •       Advice she wants to give to women to encourage them to move forward despite the lack of visual wins.
  •       Making a business out of a blog.
  •       Experiencing imposter syndrome.
  •       How the entrepreneurial journey changed her.
  •       Learnings she has had from what she has gone through.
  •       Her small goals moving forward.

 

Lynn Murphy - Fostering Communication and Eliminating Conflict in Your Entrepreneurial Journey

Lynn Murphy - Fostering Communication and Eliminating Conflict in Your Entrepreneurial Journey

June 2, 2020

My amazing guest Lynn Murphy is an innovative speaker, consultant and business leadership coach. She is also the founder and president of Key Innovative Business Solutions. Lynn joins us today to talk about her work in helping entrepreneurs communicate better and move through bouts of conflict gracefully. Lynn shares practical tips and inspiring stories that you can learn from.

 

What you’ll learn:

  • The story of Lynn’s entrepreneurial journey and how she got to where she is today.
  • The point she realised that her entrepreneurial journey was going to bring her into full circle.
  • Navigating the process of learning what she wanted to bring to the world.
  • Bringing forward her zone of genius in conflict and communication.
  • Helping entrepreneurs to uplift themselves through internal conflict.
  • The model Lynn uses for conflict.
  • Lynn’s definition of success when helping others foster communication and eliminate conflict.
  • Future plans for her entrepreneurial journey.
  • Inspiring stories we can learn from.
  • How the entrepreneurial journey has changed her.

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