How to use public speaking to become a thought leader

  Speaking is a credible way to build thought leadership. Public speaking effectively relays your ideas and opinions to an audience that wants to hear about it and can sense your authenticity and passion in real time. It is a powerful way to build trust that is essential to becoming a thought leader.   In…

Entrepreneurial Lessons From Taking Time Off

If you have been on my blog lately you would know something is amiss. Did you notice that I have been unnaturally quiet for the past month everywhere – the podcast, the blog, social media? I decided to hit pause. 2015 started a bit slow and then it picked up with so much fervor that…

6 Productivity tools that I use everyday

When I had a physical store, I was busy. Busy was quite an understatement! There was always something going on and very early I realized that if I didn’t want to drown in the Tsunami of paperwork and constant putting out fires, I had to get myself organized. I carefully laid out every process, every…

Cost effective marketing strategy every small business should use today

One morning, as I was heading to my brick and mortar retail store, I stopped at a nearby Panera. I was craving some steaming hazelnut coffee and a chocolate chip bagel (my weaknesses). The line was long and I was hooked to my phone scrolling though the podcasts trying to find the next one to listen…

3 ways to build a meaningful brand for your small business

  Build a meaningful brand that your customers care about and you will be able to stand out even in a competitive space.   Small business owners know the importance of loyalty and return customers. A strong, meaningful brand helps cement a relationship with the customer that keeps them coming back for more than just…

4 Actionable Tips for Email Marketing You Should Try

It may appear as if mobile apps, social networking sites and instant messaging capabilities are emerging dominant in terms of the best ways to reach out to, communicate with and convert Web users into a business’s loyal customers, but there’s still one powerful tool that should never be overlooked: email.   Emails remain to be…

5 Quick Facebook ad secrets that will help you build your list.

Facebook ads are an effective way to reach your target audience. Previously, businesses and brands had to pay thousands of dollars to get in front of the audience and out of the 10 people seeing their ads there was an even smaller audience that was their intended target audience. Facebook ads can be used to…

Welcome!

  The idea behind Womenpreneur Funding podcast started as podcast that is geared toward Women Entrepreneurs that have an idea for a business and are looking to fund their  ideas. As I delved deeper into the space, the more I realized that it is quite impossible to isolate the funding process without addressing the whole ecosystem.…