After achieving success in a leadership role at a Fortune 25 company, Amy Birks was trying to convince herself that she was doing the work she wanted to be doing and making the impact she desired. But, the rationalizing just wasn’t enough. Revisiting her priorities and setting out on a new course, Amy identified an […]
After years as a paralegal in large firms, Amanda Russell planned a pivot. Launching initially as a virtual assistant (VA) before moving into content development for newsletters, social media, and more, she founded Chaos Coordination, LLC, a small business that has made a bigger impact on her work and family life than she could have […]
If only all new moms had a Jill Urbane! Known as The Mentor Mom, Jill has been working with families to demystify early childhood development for decades. She’s helping families find solutions that work for them and she’s dropping tons of tips in this episode, so have a notebook handy!
Fourteen years ago, when Amanda Read of Read Mobile Marketing was pitching the idea of mobile marketing to businesses, the environment was not what it is today! The idea that a business would text its customers seemed intrusive and too personal. It took her some time to get traction and a lot of proving her […]
Twenty-five years ago, Fran Pastore turned a transition in her career into an opportunity for thousands of other women, their communities, and the State of Connecticut. Since then, she and her team at the Women’s Business Development Council have changed the game for women who are entrepreneurs working to launch or scale their businesses. But […]
Kristen Denzer has made her impact as a serial entrepreneur, and she isn’t close to slowing down. Seeing a need and filling that need has led Kristen to founding a party rental company, a doggy daycare, and most recently the Spanish immersion daycare and preschool, Tierra Encantada. Tierra was named among the Top 100 of […]
After working as an employed physician early in her career, Dr. Noha Polack launched her own medical practice in 1999. Since then, she and her team at Progressive Pediatrics have been caring for pediatric patients and their families. Today, they have two offices, in Union City and Bayonne, NJ, where Dr. Polack aims to set […]
In 2009, Danielle Meadows-Stinnett launched her business from a 500 sq. ft. apartment with a toddler and a baby on the way. Since then, Octane Design Studios in Lexington, Kentucky has worked on more than 100 brands and Danielle has become a force in both marketing and community connection. Her popular podcast and frequent hashtag, […]