Mallory Martin, Founder and CEO of Mended, a social impact brand that economically empowers survivors of modern-day slavery, joins us this week to share the story behind the brand.
From corporate work in sports marketing to her role with International Justice Missions to starting her own brand, you’ll be inspired to hear how each door opened up the door to the next. As the story of Mended unfolds, Mallory shares simple truths and entrepreneurial lessons learned along the way, the essential skills worth having, the importance of building a life around curiosity, her business litmus test, and how she finds joy in creating an impact in both motherhood and her work.
Whether you’re a globally conscious consumer, enjoy a good story, have an entrepreneurial spirit, or love supporting those who do, you’ll enjoy this truth-filled conversation.
- Episode Highlights -
The story of Mended (1:45)
Becoming self aware and understanding your strengths (14:30)
Helpful skills to have (15:18)
Entrepreneur Tip: What do you wish you’d known sooner? (19:20)
An honest truth about entrepreneurship (20:50)
Creating a litmus test for your pursuits (28:11)
Failing forward - how to live like you’re "bowling with bumpers" (33:09)
Having both/and (work + home) (34:29)
Defining Success: Guest Perspective (38:45)
Truths & Takeaways (42:40)
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