Being a female entrepreneur can range from feeling like you are on top of the world to feeling panicked and overwhelmed.
By: Tatiana Cortes
Securing effective mentors is vital for business success, helping you to stay aligned with your vision and motivated. Mentorship can come in many forms and it doesn’t always have to be a direct transaction between you and another person. Podcasts remain one of the greatest sources for entrepreneurs, offering mentorship and guidance. These are some of the most useful ones to listen to if you’re a female entrepreneur:
1. Women Taking the Lead
A mixed-format podcast created and hosted by business coach, author and speaker Jodi Flynn. Jodi is a business coach who helps high performing clients achieve their goals and overcome obstacles. Her podcasts consist of a mixture of interviews with female business owners and guidance from herself – Exposing learning lessons from established business leaders, learning how to reprogram fear and doubt to your advantage, and overcoming mental blocks.
2. Being Boss
Hosted by friends and colleagues, Emily Thompson and Kathleen Shannon, this podcast offers tips for developing a positive mindset and navigate that self-employed life. Episodes such as “Rest for Productivity” and “Word of Mouth Marketing” are gold mines of advice for those who are just starting out.
3. The Strategy Hour
Provides you with actionable strategies and killer marketing tips to grow your creative business. Abagail Pumphrey and Emylee Williams, from Think Creative Collective share all the ins and outs of their experience growing a successful online business. Their episodes cover a wide range of topics such as growing an online audience, email automation, diversifying your products and offers, generating more sales online, social media, outsourcing, and how to treat your passion like a real business.