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This podcast is for smart, serious business owners tired of the senseless chatter about growing a business. If you don’t want to hear anymore get-rich-quick, too-good-to-be-true nonsense, you’ve come to the right place. You’ll learn why mindset is everything, strategies for sustainable business growth (and how to implement it), and the secrets I learned leading large-scale business projects that apply to 5- and 6-figure businesses.

Women Conquer Business® Podcast Jen McFarland, Women Conquer Business®

    • Management

This podcast is for smart, serious business owners tired of the senseless chatter about growing a business. If you don’t want to hear anymore get-rich-quick, too-good-to-be-true nonsense, you’ve come to the right place. You’ll learn why mindset is everything, strategies for sustainable business growth (and how to implement it), and the secrets I learned leading large-scale business projects that apply to 5- and 6-figure businesses.

    Adjusting to an Overnight Paradigm Shift in the Business Landscape

    Adjusting to an Overnight Paradigm Shift in the Business Landscape

    Seemingly overnight the business landscape changed. Businesses are closing, some for the short-term, and some ... forever.


    It would be really easy to stay stuck. To remain in this place of constant uncertainty and fear about the future.


    This episode is intended to help you find and consider another way. Clear the decks and challenge the assumptions about how you do things in your business.


    Now is the time for innovation. This will help you navigate today and help you in the long-term as well.


    I'm holding a free webinar to help business owners dive deeper into finding a new way to deliver services.


    Learn more at https://www.jenmcfarland.com/events/

    • 22 min
    Amazing Businesswomen in History: Meet Tenacious Effa Manley

    Amazing Businesswomen in History: Meet Tenacious Effa Manley

    This week we talk about a historical woman in business. In fact, she's the only woman in the Baseball Hall of Fame. She was a baseball owner and executive who also fought for civil rights. A fantastic woman who will inspire you.


    References:


    Effa Manley, National Hall of Fame


    Effa Manley, Wikipedia


    Ebbets Field Flannels, The Effa Collection


    Effa Manley, Society for American Baseball Research


    Effa Manley, Black Past


    The Most Famous Woman in Baseball: Effa Manley and the Negro Leagues, Bob Luke

    • 22 min
    How to Start Planning Your Business Projects

    How to Start Planning Your Business Projects

    Have you ever wondered how to get started with the planning process? This episode will help you get started with the nuts-and-bolts and the key things to consider before you start working on tasks.


    Learn why planning is essentialHow to navigate planned vs. actualWhy mapping out timelines and budgeting is important

    If you'd like to learn the Crazy Simple Sweet Spot to Reach Your Goals download your copy today.


    References:


    Eisenhower quote article


    WCB Podcast Projects Series:


    Your Life And Business Are A Series of Projects


    Demystifying the Most Successful Business Projects


    How to Choose Your Business’ Next Project


    How to Start Planning Your Business Projects


    About Host Jen McFarland


    Jen McFarland loves the power of projects, intentionality, and aligned action.


    While living and teaching as a Peace Corps volunteer Kazakhstan she realized how much she loved projects. She became attuned to the fact that projects drive everything we do. It’s about listening and learning and creating solutions to the problems nagging us day after day.


    After Peace Corps and getting a master's degree in Leadership and Management, Jen led large-scale public sector projects affecting over 50,000 businesses, handling millions of dollars.


    Today, she consults with business owners on leadership, strategic project planning, and digital marketing. She also hosts a weekly women in business podcast called Women Conquer Business.


    ​Join our Free VIP Library, a Business Growth Accelerator, filled with business growth hacks.

    • 20 min
    How to Choose Your Business' Next Project

    How to Choose Your Business' Next Project

    There are so many projects you *could* decide to start. How do you choose? The next business project may not be sexy (or it may be sexy beyond belief). Learn how to discern between 'must-haves' and 'nice-to-haves' when choosing the next, best project for your business.


    WCB Podcast Projects Series:


    Your Life And Business Are A Series of Projects


    Demystifying the Most Successful Business Projects


    How to Choose Your Business’ Next Project


    How to Start Planning Your Business Projects


    About Host Jen McFarland


    Jen McFarland loves the power of projects, intentionality, and aligned action.


    While living and teaching as a Peace Corps volunteer Kazakhstan she realized how much she loved projects. She became attuned to the fact that projects drive everything we do. It’s about listening and learning and creating solutions to the problems nagging us day after day.


    After Peace Corps and getting a master's degree in Leadership and Management, Jen led large-scale public sector projects affecting over 50,000 businesses, handling millions of dollars.


    Today, she consults with business owners on leadership, strategic project planning, and digital marketing. She also hosts a weekly women in business podcast called Women Conquer Business.


    ​Join our Free VIP Library, a Business Growth Accelerator, filled with business growth hacks.

    • 14 min
    Demystifying the Most Successful Business Projects

    Demystifying the Most Successful Business Projects

    On this week's show, we're going to demystify business project success. Get the hot tips you need to before you start planning your next big initiative, product launch, or business improvement project.


    Leave us a comment or message and we might play it (or answer your question) on a future show.


    Goals are where successful project ideas are born. Get The Crazy Simple Sweet Spot to Reach Your Goals today.


    Previous episodes we mention:


    Overnight Success Myths; Meet Visionary Entrepreneur Bobbie Stewart


    Your Life And Business Are A Series of Projects


    WCB Podcast Projects Series:


    Your Life And Business Are A Series of Projects


    Demystifying the Most Successful Business Projects


    How to Choose Your Business’ Next Project


    How to Start Planning Your Business Projects


    About Host Jen McFarland


    Jen McFarland loves the power of projects, intentionality, and aligned action.


    While living and teaching as a Peace Corps volunteer Kazakhstan she realized how much she loved projects. She became attuned to the fact that projects drive everything we do. It’s about listening and learning and creating solutions to the problems nagging us day after day.


    After Peace Corps and getting a master's degree in Leadership and Management, Jen led large-scale public sector projects affecting over 50,000 businesses, handling millions of dollars.


    Today, she consults with business owners on leadership, strategic project planning, and digital marketing. She also hosts a weekly women in business podcast called Women Conquer Business.


    ​Join our Free VIP Library, a Business Growth Accelerator, filled with business growth hacks.

    • 22 min
    Your Life and Business Are A Series of Projects

    Your Life and Business Are A Series of Projects

    One of the things that I run into a lot with business owners is they say, "I don't have any experience leading projects." I don't think that that's really true. I'm going to challenge that assumption on this show, and here's why. Everything that you do in your life is a project. Get tips on why you're a pro and how to get started. 


    Download a copy of The Crazy Simple Sweet Spot to Reach Your Goals and get access to our entire Business Accelerator Free Resource Library. 


    We talk about Taking Aligned Action. I created a $47 course to guide you through what that means. You can access it on my website. 


    Leave us a comment or question about the show and we will do our best to cover it on a future episode. 


    WCB Podcast Projects Series:


    Your Life And Business Are A Series of Projects


    Demystifying the Most Successful Business Projects


    How to Choose Your Business’ Next Project


    How to Start Planning Your Business Projects


    About Host Jen McFarland


    Jen McFarland loves the power of projects, intentionality, and aligned action.


    While living and teaching as a Peace Corps volunteer Kazakhstan she realized how much she loved projects. She became attuned to the fact that projects drive everything we do. It’s about listening and learning and creating solutions to the problems nagging us day after day.


    After Peace Corps and getting a master's degree in Leadership and Management, Jen led large-scale public sector projects affecting over 50,000 businesses, handling millions of dollars.


    Today, she consults with business owners on leadership, strategic project planning, and digital marketing. She also hosts a weekly women in business podcast called Women Conquer Business.


    ​Join our Free VIP Library, a Business Growth Accelerator, filled with business growth hacks.

    • 14 min

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