Straight Talk for Smart Business Women
About This Show
Lessons on building your business from smart business women. If you are a woman owned small business who is looking for tips and new ideas to build your business, you have come to the right place. You will hear the stories of other woman owned businesses along with key learnings they have had as they grow their business. I hope you feel validated in your entrepreneurial journey as well as build simple tips to immediately apply to your business.
Most Recent Episode
Straight Talk with Katrina Gerenz
5 days ago
Katrina works with banks and credit unions to design compensation programs that reflect each client's strategic objectives, pay philosophies and culture. Here her story as she shares how she had the courage to take on the challenges of new levels, new opportunities and work outside of her comfort zone. Hear her three business lessons that have built her professional practice: Slow down, listen and trust your intuition. You can't do it alone! Embrace new ideas and be OK asking for help. You can reach Katrina at firstname.lastname@example.org or through her LInkedIn Page. _____________ Show notes: I kept moving forward without thinking there was something more for me. Timing is everything. I love working directly with clients. People show up at the right time when you need them. Who does my old job while I am transitioning to something new? Courage to take a risk. I didn't know if I would be successful. You have to give up some things to get to the next level. Make room to let new things come in. Lesson 1: Slow down, listen and trust your intuition Reflect on your next steps. Need quiet time to be open to the messages Calm, peace and joy are my new mantra. Get through the guilt by learning from others. Lesson 2: You can't do it alone! Good mentors and support network are critical. Personal and business lives are always intertwined. Give your team the opportunity to shine. Lesson 3: Embrace new ideas and by ok asking for help. Everyone has their own style. Don't worry about being perfect. Give yourself credit for being courageous. Nobody is ever at full confidence all the time. Put out there and ask for what you want!