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Featuring the world’s most impressive emerging and established Wickedly Smart Women, this is the show where we spotlight, celebrate and elevate the Creative Age Leaders & Wickedly Smart Women who are making a massive difference in the world! Listeners who are Wickedly Smart Women "in the making" tune IN to be well fed with dynamic wisdom, legendary modeling and immediately actionable steps to be smarter, spunkier & more successful in their impact & leadership, careers, health, relationships, creativity and sexuality so that they can be more empowered & enthusiastic in every area of their life! Wickedly Smart Women is where we strive to support women to deeply connect to their capacity to create conscious change, care deeply and have the courage to take action and wholeheartedly contribute to what matters most - A thriving earth, thriving relationships, work that is playful and pleasurable as well as profitable and making the changes they were born to manifest while leading a legendary legacy life that feels both luscious & luxurious.

Wickedly Smart Women Anjel B Hartwell & The Creative Age Consulting Group

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Featuring the world’s most impressive emerging and established Wickedly Smart Women, this is the show where we spotlight, celebrate and elevate the Creative Age Leaders & Wickedly Smart Women who are making a massive difference in the world! Listeners who are Wickedly Smart Women "in the making" tune IN to be well fed with dynamic wisdom, legendary modeling and immediately actionable steps to be smarter, spunkier & more successful in their impact & leadership, careers, health, relationships, creativity and sexuality so that they can be more empowered & enthusiastic in every area of their life! Wickedly Smart Women is where we strive to support women to deeply connect to their capacity to create conscious change, care deeply and have the courage to take action and wholeheartedly contribute to what matters most - A thriving earth, thriving relationships, work that is playful and pleasurable as well as profitable and making the changes they were born to manifest while leading a legendary legacy life that feels both luscious & luxurious.

    5 Factors For Business Success—with Dr. Bee Thomas - 107

    5 Factors For Business Success—with Dr. Bee Thomas - 107

    What does it take to build and sell a successful business? Dr. Bee Thomas wrote her dissertation on the success factors of African American women entrepreneurs. And then she applied those principles in her own life to become a well-known author and cannabis entrepreneur.
    Dr. Bee is the Cofounder and CEO of Sagelogica Consulting, an educational platform dedicated to helping CBD entrepreneurs launch a successful brand. She is also the author of Expect F*cking More: The 5 Keys to Business Success for African American Women and creator of the Expect More Formula training program. Known as Queen of the Cannabis Industry, Dr. Bee was instrumental in launching two of San Diego’s highest-rated dispensaries, and she built and sold the successful CDB company Hemplogica.
    On this episode of Wickedly Smart Women, Dr. Bee joins Anjel to discuss how her first eCommerce venture ignited her entrepreneurial spirit and why a willingness to go with the flow is key to her success. She describes what inspired her interest in bringing her business acumen to the cannabis space and shares her experience negotiating the successful sale of her CBD brand. Listen in for insight on giving structure to your creative flow and learn Dr. Bee’s top five factors for business success!
    What You Will Learn   How Dr. Bee’s entrepreneurial spirit rose from a dark place
    How Dr. Bee’s first eCommerce venture gave her the confidence to run her own business
    The role Dr. Bee’s intuition plays in moving her in the direction of her vision
    Why a willingness to go with the flow is key to Dr. Bee’s success
    How studying successful women entrepreneurs gave Dr. Bee the confidence to quit her government job 
    Dr. Bee’s mission to help other African American women business owners be successful
    What inspired Dr. Bee’s interest in building a cannabis brand 
    How Dr. Bee leverages her talent for writing to give structure to her creativity
    Dr. Bee’s 5 factors of business success
    Dr. Bee’s experience negotiating the sale of her company
    Connect with Dr. Bee Thomas Expect More Formula
    Dr. Bee on LinkedIn
    Resources Expect F*cking More: The 5 Keys to Business Success for African American Women by Dr. Bee Thomas
    Clubhouse
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    • 28 min
    Invest In Yourself, Bring Your Vision To Life—with Ami Thakkar Raval - 106

    Invest In Yourself, Bring Your Vision To Life—with Ami Thakkar Raval - 106

    Why do so many women hesitate to invest in ourselves? We’re willing to spend our time and money on other people and things but don’t give our own vision the same regard. So, how can we learn to invest in ourselves and the things want to build—without feeling bad about it?
    Ami Thakkar Raval is the host of Tuckered Out with Ami Thakkar, a podcast celebrating South Asian trailblazers and experts from around the world. An attorney by trade, Ami earned her law degree from DePaul University in Chicago. She has also worked as a freelance writer for Vogue India and Hello Middle East and held leadership positions for startups, established companies and nonprofit organizations in the US, India and the UAE.
    On this episode of Wickedly Smart Women, Ami joins Anjel to discuss what inspired her to build Tuckered Out, explaining how she realized she was ‘tuckered out’ and what she is doing to make the podcast a business. She describes why it’s so important for women to invest in ourselves, sharing what stopped her from putting money into the show early on and how being a mom inspires her to keep doing the work. Listen in for Ami’s insight on understanding the value of your network and learn to speak YOUR vision into reality with the support of family, friends and community.
    What You Will Learn  How six moves in 12 years inspired Ami to start Tuckered Out 
    Ami’s mission to highlight South Asian trailblazers and experts around the world
    How Ami realized she was ‘tuckered out’ and something needed to change
    What Ami is doing to connect with sponsors and monetize her podcast
    Ami’s insight on why women shouldn’t feel bad for investing in themselves
    How Ami’s network of South Asian friends has been her #1 strength in starting the podcast
    Ami’s love of connecting with people and hearing their stories
    How Ami’s daughters inspire her to stay in momentum as she builds her business
    How worry and waffling held Ami back from investing in her vision early on
    Connect with Ami Thakkar Raval Tuckered Out with Ami Thakkar
    Resources Clubhouse
    Serial
    Connect with Anjel B. Hartwell Wickedly Smart Women
    Wickedly Smart Women Facebook Community
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    The Wealthy Life Mentor
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    • 30 min
    Work Less + Scale Your Business—with Leslie Hassler - 105

    Work Less + Scale Your Business—with Leslie Hassler - 105

    A lot of entrepreneurs make the mistake of creating a job for themselves rather than building a business. But you can’t grow to the next level if you’re trying to do it all yourself. And Leslie Hassler contends that with the right systems, you can work fewer hours and scale your business at the same time!
    Leslie is the Business Strategist behind Your Biz Rules, a coaching practice that guides women-owned, service-based businesses into more profits, cashflow and success. Leveraging her 12-plus years of experience in business, finance and mindset, Leslie takes multiple six- and seven-figure business owners from cash-strapped and struggling to profitable and thriving with her proven Scaling Rich Method. Leslie’s work has been featured by the Texas Conference for Women, the National Association of Women Business Owners and Entrepreneur Magazine.
    On this episode of Wickedly Smart Women, Leslie joins Anjel to share the top three reasons business owners find themselves cash-strapped and struggling, explaining why entrepreneurs can no longer be successful in a silo. She challenges us to transition from finding our value in doing the work to finding our value in making sure the work gets done. Listen in for Leslie’s insight on recapturing a spirit of experimentation in your business and learn how she can help you create strategic, scalable growth in a sustainable way.
    What You Will Learn  The childhood experience that discouraged Leslie from pursuing entrepreneurship
    The conversation-with-God moment when Leslie decided to start her own business as opposed to looking for another job
    The top 3 reasons why business owners find themselves cash-strapped and struggling
    Why you can no longer be successful in a silo
    How to avoid the pitfall of creating a job for yourself rather than a business
    The epiphany Leslie had when her company grew 25% despite a drastic reduction in her work hours
    The case study of a client Leslie helped step away from her business for a month-long honeymoon
    How to recapture a spirit of experimentation in your business
    The two types of clients best suited to Leslie’s coaching and how she helps them recover the investment in her service
    Leslie’s knack for creating change in a way that doesn’t feel like you’re changing anything
    Connect with Leslie Hassler Leslie’s Scaling Rich Quiz
    Your Biz Rules
    Resources New Media Summit
    S Corporations
    What Got You Here Won’t Get You There: How Successful People Become Even More Successful by Marshall Goldsmith
    Connect with Anjel B. Hartwell Wickedly Smart Women
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    • 29 min
    Communicating With Your Strong-Willed Child—with Rebecah Freeling - 104

    Communicating With Your Strong-Willed Child—with Rebecah Freeling - 104

    Are you overwhelmed by your child’s behavior? If your kiddo responds to you (as well as their teachers and other kids) with defiance and disrespect, there are strategies you can implement TODAY to respond to their intense emotions and inspire them to listen and cooperate as you solve problems together.
    Rebecah Freeling is the Child Behavior Expert behind Wits’ End Parenting, a coaching platform that helps parents resolve their kids’ challenging behavior quickly and in a way that empowers everyone in the family. She specializes in children with impulsivity, emotional volatility, ADHD, aggression and bullying. Rebecah is also the author of Your Rules Are Dumb: How to Maintain Your Parental Authority While Creating a Partnership with Your Spirited Child and the creator of The Agreement Game, a step-by-step process for teaching cooperation and collaboration to strong-willed kids.
    On this episode of Wickedly Smart Women, Rebecah joins Anjel to discuss how spirited kids value autonomy over connection and explain why most children wouldn’t be diagnosed with mental illness if we taught to their particular learning style. She describes what she has discovered about making learning relevant to strong-willed kids and saying YES to the things about them that may seem weird. Listen in for Rebecah’s top four strategies for communicating with a spirited child and learn how nurturing your defiant child will heal you!
    What You Will Learn  How teaching preschool kids who struggled to manage their emotions inspired Rebecah’s current work
    How Rebecah discovered she could help children understand that they deserve goodness (despite traumatic circumstances)
    Why strong-willed kids value autonomy and control over warm connection
    How an education system that values conformity exacerbates challenging behaviors in spirited kids
    Why most kids wouldn’t be diagnosed with mental illness if we taught to their particular learning style
    How Rebecah helps parents navigate the education system
    What Rebecah has discovered about engaging strong-willed kids by making learning relevant
    Rebecah’s advice on saying YES to your child’s obsessions
    Rebecah’s top 4 parenting strategies for communicating with spirited kids
    How accepting and nurturing your strong-willed child heals YOU
    Connect with Rebecah Freeling Wits End Parenting
     Resources Your Rules Are Dumb: How to Maintain Your Parental Authority While Creating a Partnership with Your Spirited Child by Rebecah Freeling
    National Publicity Summit
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    • 28 min
    Get Sexy With Numbers, Ease Your Money Stress—with Margo Masri - EP103

    Get Sexy With Numbers, Ease Your Money Stress—with Margo Masri - EP103

    Do you feel stress when it comes to your finances? Many entrepreneurs struggle with the bookkeeping part of running a business. But what if you could get sexy with your numbers? What if you understood the fundamentals of money in a way that would make your life a lot easier?
    Margo Masri is the Founder of MM Accounting and CFO Solutions, a bespoke accounting and payroll services firm that has served thousands of businesses since its inception in 2003. Margo leverages an understanding of advanced accounting and bookkeeping techniques to help clients successfully run and grow their businesses, and MM Accounting and CFO Solutions was recently ranked among the Top 18 Bookkeepers in New York for the second year running.
    On this episode of Wickedly Smart Women, Margo joins Anjel to share her transition from working for a corporate accounting firm to working from home, explaining why we shouldn’t fight the current when opportunity presents itself. She describes how she navigated the challenge of being a woman in a man’s world when she started her business, challenging us to align with our own inner power and start using NO as a complete sentence. Listen in for Margo’s insight on getting sexy with your numbers and learn how to leverage her fundamentals of bookkeeping to ease your stress around money!
    What You Will Learn  How the stress between Margo’s parents around money inspired her interest in accounting
    How Margo’s simple bookkeeping systems reduce stress around money
    Margo’s transition from working for a corporate accounting firm to working for herself
    Why Margo is grateful she didn’t fight the current when she had the opportunity to work from home
    How Margo navigated the challenge of being a woman in a man’s world when she started her business
    How to align with your inner power and use NO as a complete sentence
    Why the first step to getting sexy with your numbers is choosing a financial goal
    The 9 fundamentals of bookkeeping Margo covers in her free workbook
    How Margo helps entrepreneurs keep their personal and business finances separate (even when they’re bootstrapping the venture)
    The relationship between money stress and a lack of awareness/understanding
    Connect with Margo Masri Margo’s Website
    Margo on Facebook
    Margo’s Bookkeeping Workbook
    Resources Margo’s Accountable U Course 
    Joseph Abboud
    Connect with Anjel B. Hartwell Wickedly Smart Women
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    • 29 min
    Reconnect With Your Body Through Burlesque—with Lora Cheadle - EP102

    Reconnect With Your Body Through Burlesque—with Lora Cheadle - EP102

    As women, we often define ourselves based on our relationships with others. We try to be good mothers, daughters, wives… And in trying to live up to the expectations of what we SHOULD be, we get locked in our heads and lose ourselves. But Lora Cheadle is all about stripping off our labels and reconnecting with our bodies and with Spirit—through the sensuality and fun of burlesque!
    Lora is a former corporate attorney turned Life Choreographer and Female Empowerment Leader on a mission to reconnect women with the sacred collective of womanhood. Through speaking engagements, corporate training, coaching programs and destination retreats, Lora challenges women to restore our connection with our bodies and our power. Lora is also the author of FLAUNT: Drop Your Cover and Reveal Your Smart, Sexy and Spiritual Self and the creator of the weekly dance class and discussion group, Burlesque & Bubbly. 
    On this episode of Wickedly Smart Women, Lora joins Anjel to discuss how we lose connection with Spirit when we follow someone else’s path and share what she did to drop the pretense and reconnect with herself. She describes how simple things become beautiful when women are attuned to our sexuality, challenging us to shift away from labeling ourselves and allow ourselves to just BE. Listen in for Lora’s insight on supporting other women entrepreneurs as we rise up together in community!
    What You Will Learn  How we lose connection with Spirit when we follow somebody else’s path
    Why Lora left her career as an attorney when she realized she wasn’t creating the change she’d intended
    The state of surrender that allowed Lora to experiment, acquire new skills and determine her next steps
    How Lora’s Burlesque & Bubbly class helps women connect with our creativity
    Lora’s challenge to shift away from labeling ourselves based on our roles or what society tells us we should be 
    How Lora uses burlesque to help women strip out of expectations
    How simple things become beautiful when we’re attuned to our sexuality
    Lora’s advice on making conscious decisions about what you really want to spend money on
    How women entrepreneurs can support each other and rise up together 
    Connect with Lora Cheadle Burlesque & Bubbly
    Resources FLAUNT: Drop Your Cover and Reveal Your Smart, Sexy and Spiritual Self by Lora Cheadle
    Integrated Energy Therapy
    Books by Stevan Thayer
    Books by Doreen Virtue
    Connect with Anjel B. Hartwell Wickedly Smart Women
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    • 29 min

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