This ENTREPRENEUR’S Life Podcast

Ep 191: Lean Out with Marissa Orr

Ep 191: Lean Out with Marissa Orr

Hi Friends! Joining me today is best selling author, and leadership speaker, Marissa Orr. I asked Marissa to join me on This ORGANIZED Life Podcast to talk about life as a single mother of 3, what prompted her speak out about the inequalities she experienced during her time at Google & Facebook, and what eventually led her to write her breakout book: Lean Out, The Truth About Women, Power, & the Workplace. ● Marissa candidly shared her story, and we talked about her own struggles with...

Ep 190: Simple Storytelling with Magic Polygon App

Ep 190: Simple Storytelling with Magic Polygon App

Hi Friends! Joining me today is Swarna Ananthan. Swarna is a mom to a 6 year old son, and founder and CEO of MagicPolygon-a storytelling platform available in the AppStore. Like so many start-ups, Swarna created this app when she realized that her son preferred STORYTELLING to STORY READING. Recognizing a gap in the marketplace, she set off to create a storytelling platform for kids where grandparents, friends and families living far away can tell stories in their own voice using the...

Ep 189: Having a Baby Under Quarantine with Renee Appelle

Ep 189: Having a Baby Under Quarantine with Renee Appelle

Hi Friends! Joining me today is Renee Appelle, wife, mom, and SVP, Global Partnerships & Strategy at VOX media. Rennee (normally) lives in NYC with her handy husband and their 2 adorable boys, but they have temporarily relocated due to COVID. I invited Renee on our show to talk about life as a working mom, what it looks like to live in NYC during a pandemic, delivering a baby under quarantine, and how her organization skills have helped her juggle career and motherhood. During our...

Ep 188: ADHD & Autism with with Penny Williams

Ep 188: ADHD & Autism with with Penny Williams

Hi Friends! Penny Williams is a coffee-lovin’, atypical-parenting-obsessed momma on a mission! Having walked through her own parenting struggles, she now helps families on this always chaotic, often stressful, anything-but-ordinary parenting journey. Through her podcast, award-winning books, online parent training programs, parent coaching, and mom retreats, she has helped thousands of families survive and thrive in the face of ADHD. During our conversation Penny and I talk about Parenting...

Ep 187: Building a future in Uganda with Michaela Foster Marsh

Ep 187: Building a future in Uganda with Michaela Foster Marsh

Hi Friends! Today I am joined by Michaela Foster Marsh.  Michaela  is an acclaimed musician with three albums to her credit. Her work has appeared in television and film, including Dawson’s Creek, Breaking Amish and The Matthew Sheppard Story. She has been invited to sing at the Monaco International Film Festival, the Cannes International Film Festival, and for Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth. Most notable, Michaela is known for her philanthropic work in Uganda. Michaela is the founder and...

This ENTREPRENEUR’S Life: Season 1, EP 08-Am I Good Enough? with special guest Megan Kristel

This ENTREPRENEUR’S Life: Season 1, EP 08-Am I Good Enough? with special guest Megan Kristel

Hi Friends! On this final episode of season 1 of our podcast miniseries, This ENTREPRENEURS Life, we are joined by my good friend, and colleague, Megan Kristel founder of The Well Dressed Life. Meg was one of my first guests early on in TOL (you can listen to our conversation in episode 017). I asked Meg to come on the show to talk about some things that I suspect most entrepreneurs experience at one time or another, but don’t often talk about:  AM I GOOD ENOUGH. Some might call this,...

This ENTREPRENEUR’S Life: Season 1, EP 07-Working with a Virtual Assistant, with special guest Jennie Lyon

This ENTREPRENEUR’S Life: Season 1, EP 07-Working with a Virtual Assistant, with special guest Jennie Lyon

Hi Friends! Welcome to episode 07 of  our miniseries This ENTREPRENEUR'S Life where our guest today is Jennie Lyon founder of Jennie Lyon Virtual Assistant Services.  There are countless moving parts to running a successful business, and as an entrepreneur we all wear multiple hats.  Let's be honest, many of these jobs are well outside our comfort zone, and areas of expertise. As much as we would all love to hire a team, or even one person to assist us, financially it may not seem...

This ENTREPRENEUR’S Life: Season 1, EP 06-Simplify Scheduling with special guest, Gavin Zuchlinski

This ENTREPRENEUR’S Life: Season 1, EP 06-Simplify Scheduling with special guest, Gavin Zuchlinski

Hi Friends, Today is episode 6 in our 8-part miniseries, This ENTREPRENEUR'S Life, and I am so happy to be joined by Gavin Zuchlinski, founder of Acuity Scheduling.   Gavin shares his story of what brought him to create Acuity, what problem(s) Acuity solves for it's users, and why he ALWAYS puts the customer first. As a user, I can tell you first hand that their customer support is phenomenal. If you find yourself spending time TRYING to connect with your customers, MISSING windows of...

This ENTREPRENEUR’S Life: Season 1, EP 05-Email Marketing 101 with special guest, Jason Moore

This ENTREPRENEUR’S Life: Season 1, EP 05-Email Marketing 101 with special guest, Jason Moore

Hi Friends! On episode 5 of our miniseries, This ENTREPRENEUR'S Life, we are joined by my buddy, Jason Moore from AWeber. If you are new to the email marketing space, there are a LOT of options out there to choose from (which can be overwhelming in itself!). Trust me, I know! I have tried almost all of them out! For the past year, I have been using AWeber, and love them so much that I have become an affiliate partner. They have the great customer service, are super affordable, and their live...

This ENTREPRENEUR’S Life: Season 1, EP 04-Building Your Brand Through Social Media, with special guest Kristen Chase

This ENTREPRENEUR’S Life: Season 1, EP 04-Building Your Brand Through Social Media, with special guest Kristen Chase

Hi Friends! For episode 04 of our miniseries,This ENTREPRENEUR'S Life, we are joined by my friend Kristen Chase--social media strategist and mom of 4 kiddos. Kristen is the Director of Social Media and Marketing for OneToughB.com, a new community and accessories line designed to support and remind women of their inner power. She is also the CEO/Co-founder of the popular parenting site CoolMomPicks.com(you may remember hearing Kristen as one of our guests back in episode 51) There is so much to...