It takes someone special to have the guts and grit to open a juice bar in a region plagued with chronic health issues, especially as a 24-year-old brand new to entrepreneurship, but T’Keyah Williams is absolutely someone special! She’s even earned an Entrepreneur of the Year award celebrating her achievements at Mama Nature’s Juice Bar, […]
Emily Cook is a painter, jeweler and physician whose passion for art and science fuels her work, no matter the discipline. Merging left brain and right brain activities to bring a new unique blend to addressing whole health, Emily unites her interests in both art and medicine for benefits that go beyond the bounds of […]
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 […]
Julia Nepini is a therapist and the owner of Compassionate Counseling Company, a private mental health practice. Today, in addition to serving patients, she shares her experience through her latest venture, Compassionate Consulting Company. In a time when mental health services are in higher demand than ever, Julia’s insight and experience has helped her clients […]
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 […]
After working as a certified massage therapist for years, the COVID-19 pandemic brought Julie Deem’s practice to a halt. Being in the business of physical contact when distancing was encouraged wasn’t exactly a good situation. Julie knew she needed to pivot and she got to work considering her next move. Hear how her own podcasting […]
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 […]