Step Up & Thrive
What does it take to have success in business (while keeping your sanity)? The podcast Step Up & Thrive – Tips for Women Entrepreneurs gives you quick and easy tips on business management, productivity, stress management, work-life balance, and marketing. This is for female entrepreneurs who are just starting a business and women in business who would like to grow their business.
How to Become Stress Resilient with Jodi Woelkerling
September 14, 2021 • 18 MIN
How can we become stress resilient? How can we avoid getting burnout because of stress? These are some questions I asked Jodi Woelkerling, a stress resilience coach. Get access to transcript and resources at https://stepupandthrivepodcast.com/28 Please rate and review the podcast! Did you learn something new in this episode? What was the biggest revelation for you? Leave your review at https://stepupandthrivepodcast.com/iTunes What you learn in this episode: The importance of recognizing stress How to recognize what causes stress and work on it How beliefs and values can cause stress Dealing with perfectionism
How to Create Your Visual Branding with Rebecca Fletcher
August 31, 2021 • 22 MIN
How to design a captivating visual brand? How to design and redesign your brand? These are questions I asked Rebecca Fletcher, a brand designer, and educator. Get access to transcript and resources at https://stepupandthrivepodcast.com/27 Please rate and review the podcast! Did you learn something new in this episode? What was the biggest revelation for you? Leave your review at https://stepupandthrivepodcast.com/iTunes What you learn in this episode: How to design a visual brand that identifies your business When to redesign your branding What to consider when designing (or redesigning) your brand How to connect your business story into your branding
How to manage business risks with Becky Paroz
August 17, 2021 • 22 MIN
How can we deal with risk? How can we be prepared for them? These are some questions I asked Becky Paroz, coach, mentor, published writer, and accomplished presenter. Get access to transcript and resources at https://stepupandthrivepodcast.com/26 Please rate and review the podcast! Did you learn something new in this episode? What was the biggest revelation for you? Leave your review at https://stepupandthrivepodcast.com/iTunes What you learn in this episode: How to befriend risk How to be prepared for possible risks The positive side of risks How to use risk management for your business
Key Financial Numbers with Sara Verheyen
July 6, 2021 • 10 MIN
What is the importance of book-keeping and financial planning? Which key financial numbers to follow? These are some questions I asked Sara Verheyen, a professional bookkeeper. Get access to transcript and resources at https://stepupandthrivepodcast.com/25 Please rate and review the podcast! Did you learn something new in this episode? What was the biggest revelation for you? Leave your review at https://stepupandthrivepodcast.com/iTunes What you learn in this episode: What numbers to keep an eye on What to do with these numbers The importance of financial planning
How To Create Passive Income With a Course with Katy Miller
June 22, 2021 • 19 MIN
How to identify a topic you could turn into a course? What are the steps of creating an online course? These are some questions I asked Katy Miller, a course creation expert and social media strategist. Get access to transcript and resources at https://stepupandthrivepodcast.com/24 Please rate and review the podcast! Did you learn something new in this episode? What was the biggest revelation for you? Leave your review at https://stepupandthrivepodcast.com/iTunes What you learn in this episode: How to identify what would make a great course The steps involved in creating a course The importance of social media to share your course Tips for brainstorming your course.
Starting a Profitable Business with Sharika Kellogg
June 8, 2021 • 17 MIN
How do you balance me-time, being a mother, and running a business? How do you get business ideas if you are mom? These are questions I asked Sharika Kellogg, the founder of The 25/8 MOM. Get access to transcript and resources at https://stepupandthrivepodcast.com/23 Please rate and review the podcast! Did you learn something new in this episode? What was the biggest revelation for you? Leave your review at https://stepupandthrivepodcast.com/iTunes What you learn in this episode: How to achieve work-life balance The importance of me time How to brainstorm ideas to create your business
How To Change Your Life With Visualization With Tanya MFK
May 25, 2021 • 30 MIN
How can we change our life with visualization? What is the science behind it? These are questions I asked Tanya MFK, Business Strategist with a degree in Applied Neuroscience Get access to transcript and resources at https://stepupandthrivepodcast.com/22 Please rate and review the podcast! Did you learn something new in this episode? What was the biggest revelation for you? Leave your review at https://stepupandthrivepodcast.com/iTunes What you learn in this episode: The power of visualization How to visualize successfully Benefits of visualization How to improve your everyday life with visualization.
How to Create Authentic Content with Hannah Flores
May 11, 2021 • 23 MIN
How do we create authentic content? How do we plan our content in a way that does not feel unorganic? These are questions I asked Hannah Flores, an Authentic Marketing Strategist and Founder of Digital Nourishment Get access to transcript and resources at https://stepupandthrivepodcast.com/21 Please rate and review the podcast! Did you learn something new in this episode? What was the biggest revelation for you? Leave your review at https://stepupandthrivepodcast.com/iTunes What you learn in this episode: How to create authentic content How to find your voice How to plan and create a content schedule The importance of fun and YOUR voice
How to Use Brand Storytelling in Marketing with Darlene Hawley
April 27, 2021 • 25 MIN
How do you share your story to connect with your audience? How does your story help you to find your perfect client? These are questions I asked Darlene Hawley, a Brand & Business Clarity Coach and storyteller Get access to transcript and resources at https://stepupandthrivepodcast.com/20 Please rate and review the podcast! Did you learn something new in this episode? What was the biggest revelation for you? Leave your review at https://stepupandthrivepodcast.com/iTunes What you learn in this episode: How to tell your story and attract the ideal clients How to stay authentic to yourself and stand out The importance of authenticity and connection
Tips for Managing Successful Virtual Teams with Liz daRosa
April 13, 2021 • 18 MIN
How to navigate in the new normal? How to work in the virtual space? These are questions I asked Liz daRosa, a Performance Coach and Digital Marketing Strategist. Get access to a transcript at https://stepupandthrivepodcast.com/19 Please rate and review the podcast! Did you learn something new in this episode? What was the biggest revelation for you? Leave your review at https://stepupandthrivepodcast.com/iTunes What you learn in this episode: How to move from face-to-face consulting to online meeting. How to live with this new normal. How to successfully manage virtual teams.
Overcome Your Public Speaking Fear with Megan Fisk
March 30, 2021 • 19 MIN
How can we handle our public speaking fears? Can introverts be successful public speakers? These are some topics I spoke about with Megan Fisk, a public speaking coach. Get access to transcript and resources at https://stepupandthrivepodcast.com/18 Please rate and review the podcast! Did you learn something new in this episode? What was the biggest revelation for you? Leave your review at https://stepupandthrivepodcast.com/iTunes What you learn in this episode: Tips for better public speaking How to master your public speaking fears How to find your voice and your message Why introverts can manage public speaking
Becoming a Digital Nomad with Julia Jerg
March 16, 2021 • 26 MIN
How to become a digital nomad? Where to start? What to take into consideration with the pandemic? These are questions I asked Julia Jerg, a family-travel and digital nomad blogger, social media marketing coach, public speaker, author, course creator, and blogger. Get access to transcript and resources at https://stepupandthrivepodcast.com/17 Please rate and review the podcast! Did you learn something new in this episode? What was the biggest revelation for you? Leave your review at https://stepupandthrivepodcast.com/iTunes What you learn in this episode: How to become a digital nomad What to take into account when considering becoming a nomad How to be a digital nomad while having kids What to take into account during COVID-19
Legal Tips for Entrepreneurs with Layne Lyons
March 2, 2021 • 25 MIN
What are the best ways to protect you and your business legally? What considerations should you have? These are questions I asked Layne Lyons, lawyer and legal expert. Get access to transcript and resources at https://stepupandthrivepodcast.com/16 Please rate and review the podcast! Did you learn something new in this episode? What was the biggest revelation for you? Leave your review at https://stepupandthrivepodcast.com/iTunes What you learn in this episode: The importance of legal protection What are the consequences of ignoring legal protection How to make a safe contract The worst legal leaks and how to prevent them
How to Tame Stress w Julie Leonard
February 16, 2021 • 23 MIN
How do you recognize stress? How do you tame it? How does stress affect your health and mindset? These are questions I asked Julie Leonard, a Certified Life Coach, and Happiness Evangelist. Get access to transcript and resources at https://stepupandthrivepodcast.com/15 Please rate and review the podcast! Did you learn something new in this episode? What was the biggest revelation for you? Leave your review at https://stepupandthrivepodcast.com/iTunes   What you learn in this episode: What is stress and how to recognize it The neuroscience behind stress How to change negative thoughts How stress can affect your health
Three Ways to Save Time in Your Business
February 2, 2021 • 15 MIN
How do you avoid wasting time in your business? How can you improve your processes and save time? These are some questions I answer in this episode. Get access to transcript and resources at https://stepupandthrivepodcast/14 Please rate and review the podcast! Did you learn something new in this episode? What was the biggest revelation for you? Leave your review at https://stepupandthrivepodcast.com/iTunes What you learn in this episode: How to detect and fix cluttered systems How to create clear and simple processes How to simplify your tasks and achieve more with less
How to Earn with Blog with Sam Milner
January 19, 2021 • 23 MIN
How to make money from blogging? Which niches could you consider? These are some questions I asked Sam Milner, who is a food blogger over at RecipeThis.com. Get access to transcript and resources at https://stepupandthrivepodcast.com/13   Please rate and review the podcast! Did you learn something new in this episode? What was the biggest revelation for you? Leave your review at https://stepupandthrivepodcast.com/iTunes   What you learn in this episode: How your niche will impact your profits Different ways to make profits with a blog What to take into account when considering blogging
How to Use Facebook for Business Successfully with Deasha Waddup
January 12, 2021 • 20 MIN
How to connect with your audience on Facebook? Which mistakes should you avoid when you post on Facebook? These are some questions I asked Deasha Waddup, who is a social media strategist. Get access to transcript and resources at https://stepupandthrivepodcast.com/12 Please rate and review the podcast! Did you learn something new in this episode? What was the biggest revelation for you? Leave your review at https://stepupandthrivepodcast.com/iTunes   What you learn in this episode: How to be successful on Facebook How to connect with your ideal clients on Facebook The benefits of Facebook Groups What works on Facebook and what doesn’t The importance of being authentic
How to Convert Social Media Into Sales with Kathryn Roberts
January 5, 2021 • 22 MIN
How to create effective social media content that converts? How to show that you are the actual expert? These are some questions I discussed with Kathryn Roberts, who is a consistent content strategist for service-based online business owners. Get access to transcript and resources at https://stepupandthrivepodcast.com/11 Please rate and review the podcast! Did you learn something new in this episode? What was the biggest revelation for you? Leave your review at https://stepupandthrivepodcast.com/iTunes What you learn in this episode: How to start marketing your services How to show yourself as an expert What to share in your social media channels How to make use of your failures and challenges
How to Fulfill Your Dreams in 2021
December 29, 2020 • 11 MIN
When one year ends and another starts, we reflect on our past year and plan to make changes in the coming year. What can we do to make this change easier? What can we do to make the new year better? How do we make New Year's resolutions that work for us? Join me in this episode to find answers to these questions. Get access to transcript and resources at https://stepupandthrivepodcast.com/10 Please rate and review the podcast! Did you learn something new in this episode? What was the biggest revelation for you? Leave your review at https://stepupandthrivepodcast.com/iTunes What you learn in this episode: What is self-reflection How to practice self-reflection in different ways What is the question you shouldn’t ask How to build your future based on self-reflection
How to Master Your Fears with Rebecca Plautz
December 22, 2020 • 23 MIN
How can we turn fear into a tool to grow and improve our confidence? How can we distinguish when fear is toxic and when it can be a catalyst? These are some questions I discussed with Rebecca Plautz, mompreneur, photographer, and coach. Get access to transcript and resources at https://stepupandthrivepodcast.com/9 Please rate and review the podcast! Did you learn something new in this episode? What was the biggest revelation for you? Leave your review at https://stepupandthrivepodcast.com/iTunes What you learn in this episode: How to conquer fear and turn it into your best friend How fear influences us for better or worse Difference between toxic fear and productive fear How to have a more confident mindset
How to Manage Your Time to Create a Life You Love with Anna Dearmon Kornick
December 15, 2020 • 28 MIN
How can you create a schedule that reflects your values and makes sense to you? I spoke about these and related topics with Anna Dearmon Kornick, who is a Time Management Coach. Get access to transcript and resources at https://stepupandthrivepodcast.com/8 Please rate and review the podcast! Did you learn something new in this episode? What was the biggest revelation for you? Leave your review at https://stepupandthrivepodcast.com/iTunes What you learn in this episode: How to manage your time accordingly to your values and needs How to know what tasks to prioritize  How to build a schedule that suits your life
How to grow your business with a Website with Elizabeth Pampalone
December 8, 2020 • 19 MIN
What makes a good website? How to turn your website into a 24-hours salesperson for your business? These questions I asked Elizabeth Pampalone, who is an International Speaker, Successful Entrepreneur, and Expert Marketer with over 20 years of experience.  Get access to transcript and resources at https://stepupandthrivepodcast.com/7 Please rate and review the podcast! Did you learn something new in this episode? What was the biggest revelation for you? Leave your review at https://stepupandthrivepodcast.com/iTunes What you learn in this episode: What makes a website good How to turn your website into your personal digital salesperson How to connect with your clients The importance of branding and making your message clear
How to Find Your Ideal Client with Clara Capano
December 1, 2020 • 20 MIN
How to get clarity and find your ideal customer? How to get more sales? These were questions I asked Clara Capano, who is a speaker, trainer, coach, and best-selling author.  She is the owner of Censpire Consulting and is passionate about helping female entrepreneurs find harmony in their businesses and life. Get access to transcript and resources at https://stepupandthrivepodcast.com/6 Please rate and review the podcast! Did you learn something new in this episode? What was the biggest revelation for you? Leave your review at https://stepupandthrivepodcast.com/iTunes What you learn in this episode: How to find your ideal customer How to niche down and why it does not mean less money How a scarcity mindset can affect your business. How to niche down without fear of losing business.
How to Make Sales Fun and Easy with Sarah Mae Dickinson
November 24, 2020 • 25 MIN
How to create a sales plan that reflects you and your business? How to be a good salesperson without losing your mind? These are questions I asked Sarah Mae Dickinson who is a Sales Coach that offers one-on-one coaching for entrepreneurs and freelancers that are looking to bring REAL sales skills into their business. Get access to transcript and resources at https://stepupandthrivepodcast.com/5 Please rate and review the podcast! Did you learn something new in this episode? What was the biggest revelation for you? Leave your review at https://stepupandthrivepodcast.com/iTunes What you learn in this episode: How to make sales fun and easy The best way to plan your sales How to help your business with yearly revisions Why your business should reflect your lifestyle
How to Achieve Balance Through Delegation with Ama Brew
November 17, 2020 • 17 MIN
Today we speak with Ama Brew, best selling author, keynote speaker, and coach, to discuss what is burnout and one of the biggest solutions to lead a balanced life: Delegation.  Get access to transcript and resources at https://stepupandthrivepodcast.com/4 Please rate and review the podcast! Did you learn something new in this episode? What was the biggest revelation for you? Leave your review at https://stepupandthrivepodcast.com/iTunes What you learn in this episode: What is burnout and how to recognise burnout. How to prevent burnout. What is delegation and what to delegate. Great tips on how to use delegation in the right way. What is the connection between delegation and networking.
How to Become Happy and Successful with Loubna Zarrou
November 10, 2020 • 20 MIN
What actually is happiness and how can we cultivate and invoke it in our everyday lives? These are questions I asked Loubna Zarrou, an international bestselling author, certified professional speaker, and multi-award-winning Strategic Dynamo. Loubna mentors entrepreneurs and helps them gain clarity, focus, and momentum with lightning speed. Get access to transcript and resources at https://stepupandthrivepodcast.com/3 Please rate and review the podcast! Did you learn something new in this episode? What was the biggest revelation for you? Leave your review at https://stepupandthrivepodcast.com/iTunes
How to Scale Using Processes with Kristine Esparza
November 10, 2020 • 19 MIN
What are processes, and how can you use them to scale your business? These are questions I asked Kristine Esparza who is CEO, Founder of iAlign Solutions, LLC. Kristine is an experienced strategic advisor with expertise in process improvement, sales and operations alignment and transformational operational efficiency development. Get access to transcript and resources at https://stepupandthrivepodcast.com/2 Please rate and review the podcast! Did you learn something new in this episode? What was the biggest revelation for you? Leave your review at https://stepupandthrivepodcast.com/iTunes
Three Prerequisites for Successful Business
November 10, 2020 • 10 MIN
The brand-new podcast Step Up & Thrive -- Tips for Women Entrepreneurs is published. I'm your host Tuuli Paaksi, and in this first episode, I talk about my background and my burnout. I have learned different easy and pragmatic tools over the years, and in this episode, I share three of them. Get access to transcript and resources at https://stepupandthrivepodcast.com/1 Please rate and review the podcast! Did you learn something new in this episode? What was the biggest revelation for you? Leave your review at https://stepupandthrivepodcast.com/iTunes
Trailer
October 22, 2020 • 1 MIN
What does it take to build a successful business and, at the same time, keep your sanity? The mission of this podcast is to provide all the inspiration, motivation, strategies, and tools from different experts and successful women entrepreneurs for you to STEP UP & THRIVE.