42. How I lost almost half a MILLION DOLLARS as an entrepreneur and what I did about it

I lost hundreds of thousands of dollars in my business during one of the most challenging times of my life. If you’ve listened to this podcast, especially episode one, you’ve heard our personal story and some of the challenges I’ve faced. In this episode, I’m sharing some of the biggest challenges and mistakes I’ve had in business from money being mishandled to the realization that I needed to close one of my businesses. 

I know what it’s like to be a female entrepreneur, and research backs it up shining a light on the fact that so many female business owners are being impacted by mental health related problems. Get ready for some tools we all need to support ourselves as women in business and the power of listening to your intuition.


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01:45 The time a brand was upset about “only” 85,000 views and I realized it would never be enough.

03:45 What percentage of entrepreneurs struggle with mental health related problems?

09:00 The mental and financial healing that is so important for us to navigate.

18:15 Stress I was experiencing in my life that impacted my business.

22:15 The first big mistake that lost me money.

24:45 Realizing my money has been mishandled and starting from ground zero.

30:00 The one realization that changed my perspective on the challenges I was experiencing.

33:30 Facing rejection after rejection with my goal to become an author.

39:45 Listening to my intuition and it saved us from devastating loss.


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