40 episodes

Real Talks. Key insights. Entrepreneurial mindset.
FemGems shares first-hand stories of inspiring female startup founders to empower YOU to turn your passion into your own business!

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    • Business
    • 5.0, 28 Ratings

Real Talks. Key insights. Entrepreneurial mindset.
FemGems shares first-hand stories of inspiring female startup founders to empower YOU to turn your passion into your own business!

    Turning a podcast into a tech startup empowering female founders /with FemGem40 Dora Petrova

    Turning a podcast into a tech startup empowering female founders /with FemGem40 Dora Petrova

    Dora Petrova is the founder of FemGems and the host of this podcast. Except for this episode where she's the guest on it. On this special 40th episode, Carmen interviews Dora about the launch of FemGems Club, a goal-driven support system for female founders. Dora shares her journey as a founder, what led her to creating this platform, and what FemGems looks like as a company. Tune in to learn about FemGems' values, how we select members for FemGems Club, what you get there and why you should become one! Learn more and apply here: https://www.femgems.club/?utm_source=podcast&utm_medium=show-notes&utm_campaign=ep40

    • 31 min
    Live Q&A ep.39 /with FemGems Theo Kauffeld & Louisa Wiethold

    Live Q&A ep.39 /with FemGems Theo Kauffeld & Louisa Wiethold

    This is the second part of episode 38 featuring the co-founders of Equalista, the world's first learning app helping users understand and act on gender equality. It consists of the questions asked by our audience at the live podcast recording.
    Check out Equalista's crowdfunding campaign on Kickstarter: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/equalista/equalista-because-equality-doesnt-just-happen-by-magic and support their important mission!

    • 30 min
    The most disruptive force in business right now /with FemGems38 Theo Kauffeld & Louisa Wiethold

    The most disruptive force in business right now /with FemGems38 Theo Kauffeld & Louisa Wiethold

    This is the first episode of Season 3 featuring the sisters co-founders of Equalista, the world's first learning app helping users understand and act on gender equality.
    If you want to learn more about going bootstrapping and get first-hand advice on public funding, you need to tune in. Theo and Louisa are sharing all about how they did that . We also talk about the most disruptive force in business right now and how we can use technology to achieve gender equality faster.
    Check out Equalista's crowdfunding campaign on Kickstarter: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/equalista/equalista-because-equality-doesnt-just-happen-by-magic and support their important mission!

    • 27 min
    You've got to put yourself first! /with FemGem37 Katy Campbell

    You've got to put yourself first! /with FemGem37 Katy Campbell

    Two-time founder, Katy Campbell is currently working with Porsche Digital to develop new startups across various ecosystems. Katy is also running 'formation', a startup school for founders who identify as womxn, or as part of a minority group. She was also leading the brand and communication team at APX, the early-stage VC from Axel Springer and Porsche. Driven by her passion for mental wellbeing and diversity, Katy is working closely with boards globally to make sure both these topics are at the forefront of discussions. Katy is a Zalando and Rocket Internet alumna and she’s here to give you probably the most open, vulnerable and powerful real talk on FemGems podcast so far!
    Apply for the 2020 cohort of formation until the 5th of December 2019: http://www.formationfounders.com
    Find Katy on Twitter: https://twitter.com/BeyofBiz

    • 50 min
    Learning and growing is the most amazing thing you can do /with FemGem36 Hester Hilbrecht

    Learning and growing is the most amazing thing you can do /with FemGem36 Hester Hilbrecht

    Hester Hilbrecht is the founder & CEO of Mermaid UX Design Studios in Berlin, where she manages co-innovation projects for digital products. Hester is also a speaker at different conferences such as TEDx and loves to share insights on Design Thinking and User Experience. On this episode, she will walk us through the steps she took to get where she is now, like working in a big corporate, spending some time in Silicon Valley and finally coming back to her hometown Berlin to join the startup world. Hester shares amazing strategies and learnings from her founder's journey so far, and will surely empower you with her insights!

    • 32 min
    When doors are being shut in your face, you gotta get creative! /with FemGem35 Aina Abiodun

    When doors are being shut in your face, you gotta get creative! /with FemGem35 Aina Abiodun

    Aina Abiodun is fierce. Aligning purpose, product and people is her superpower. She is driven to create value in the world through businesses that positively impact human lives. Most recently, she was the CEO of the global health and fitness app 8fit. Previously, she was the co-founder of StoryCode, an open-source platform for immersive media and also of Murmur, a New York ad agency. Over the course of a decade, she has won multiple awards for her strategic brand work and has also led diverse projects for clients including Facebook, Logitech, Obama Foundation. In this episode, she walks us through her exciting journey spanning from film directing to tech entrepreneurship and shares amazing insights and strategies from her experience of starting up and staying up!

    • 50 min

Customer Reviews

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28 Ratings

28 Ratings

rararara1 ,

Keep up the awesome job!

So important to increase visibility for female founders! Thanks for your work and the inspiration ❤️

madmoselleguuu ,

Awesome

Thank you FemGems for your awesome work!

AlexeyK030 ,

So cool!

This is such an empowering podcast! Anybody should give it a listen!

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