52 episodes

(Previously The Level Up Podcast!)

Join Kendra Nicole, as she shares business tips and has conversations with some of your favorite entrepreneurs about money, business strategy, and the occasional parenting hack!

If you love to talk business and entrepreneurship – and want to build a life with intention that consists of peace and profits – this podcast is for you.

Kendra Nicole Podcast Kendra James-Anderson

    • Business
    • 5.0 • 19 Ratings

(Previously The Level Up Podcast!)

Join Kendra Nicole, as she shares business tips and has conversations with some of your favorite entrepreneurs about money, business strategy, and the occasional parenting hack!

If you love to talk business and entrepreneurship – and want to build a life with intention that consists of peace and profits – this podcast is for you.

    How to truly make PROGRESS in your business

    How to truly make PROGRESS in your business

    Episode 7: How to truly make PROGRESS in your business

    With Kendra James Anderson
     
    Welcome to the Kendra Nicole Podcast, where we explore the realms of business, entrepreneurship, and a touch of motherhood. Hosted by Kendra James Anderson, a business veteran with over 20 years of experience.
     
    On this episode of the Kendra Nicole podcast, Kendra helps you get off of the hampster wheel so you can make real forward progress in your business.

    If you feel like you hustle hustle hustle, but aren't getting anywhere - this episode is for you.
    Learn more about Kendra:

    Kendra James-Anderson, founder of The Finance Femme, had a decade of experience working in Corporate America when she recognized a large gap in the financial management industry.
    She served as a Finance Manager supporting the CFO of a multi-billion dollar company in which she was involved in boardroom meetings several times a week. In these meetings, she saw firsthand how billion dollar companies had highly skilled CFOs assisting their CEOs with everyday decision-making based on facts, data, analysis and experience in business strategy.
     
     
    Follow Kendra here:

    Email: info@TheFinanceFemme.com 
    Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/@thefinancefemme
    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/kendranjames/ 
     
    The Finance Femme Website
    thefinancefemme.com


    The Finance Femme Instagram
    instagram.com/TheFinanceFemme


    Kendra Nicole Website
    kendranicole.co
     
    Kendra Nicole Instagram
    instagram.com/KendraNicole.co 
     

    TAGS:
    Business Growth, Business Success, Leadership Tips, Work Life Balance, Strategic Business, Entrepreneurial Insights, Business Strategy, Scaling Operations, Management Tips, Leadership Development

    • 21 min
    Managing Business Debt: Tips for Financial Health

    Managing Business Debt: Tips for Financial Health

    Episode 6: Managing Business Debt: Tips for Financial Health

    With Kendra James Anderson
     
    Welcome to the Kendra Nicole Podcast, where we explore the realms of business, entrepreneurship, and a touch of motherhood. Hosted by Kendra James Anderson, a business veteran with over 20 years of experience.
     
    On this episode of the Kendra Nicole podcast, Kendra delves into the intricate topic of debt, offering insights and thoughts. Remember, there's no one-size-fits-all approach to debt; individual circumstances matter. Kendra stresses the importance of having a plan before acquiring debt, emphasizing the need for a purposeful strategy.

    Here are some key points talked on the episode:
     
    ●      Debt Nuances: Kendra explores the complexity of debt, emphasizing the need for personalized financial approaches.
    ●      Strategic Planning: A solid plan before taking on debt is crucial for effective financial management.
    ●      Startup Caution: Kendra discourages relying solely on borrowed funds for business startups, urging personal investment.
    ●      Real-Life Examples: Scenarios illustrate challenges when debt funds ventures like Uber side hustles or e-commerce businesses.
    ●      Borrowing Cycle Warning: Kendra cautions against a perpetual cycle of borrowing to cover costs, stressing prudent financial decisions 
    Learn more about Kendra:

    Kendra James-Anderson, founder of The Finance Femme, had a decade of experience working in Corporate America when she recognized a large gap in the financial management industry.
    She served as a Finance Manager supporting the CFO of a multi-billion dollar company in which she was involved in boardroom meetings several times a week. In these meetings, she saw firsthand how billion dollar companies had highly skilled CFOs assisting their CEOs with everyday decision-making based on facts, data, analysis and experience in business strategy.
     
     
    Follow Kendra here:

    Email: info@TheFinanceFemme.com 
    Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/@thefinancefemme
    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/kendranjames/ 
     
    The Finance Femme Website
    thefinancefemme.com


    The Finance Femme Instagram
    instagram.com/TheFinanceFemme


    Kendra Nicole Website
    kendranicole.co
     
    Kendra Nicole Instagram
    instagram.com/KendraNicole.co
     
     
     
    #DebtTalk #FinancialStrategy #BusinessFinance #PodcastInsights #MoneyManagement #DebtWisdom #FinancialFreedomTalk #BusinessDebtStrategies

     
     TAGS:
    Business Growth, Delegation Success, Effective Hiring, Leadership Tips, Work Life Balance, Strategic Onboarding, Skill Assessment, Team Empowerment, Feedback Loops, Core Tasks, Entrepreneurial Insights, Business Strategy, Scaling Operations, Management Tips, Leadership Development

    • 27 min
    Financial Forecasting: What, How, When and Why

    Financial Forecasting: What, How, When and Why

    Episode 5: Financial Forecasting: What, How, When and Why

    With Kendra James Anderson
     
    Welcome to the Kendra Nicole Podcast, where we explore the realms of business, entrepreneurship, and a touch of motherhood. Hosted by Kendra James Anderson, a business veteran with over 20 years of experience.
     
    On this episode of the Kendra Nicole podcast, host Kendra Nicole provides a clear and practical guide to financial forecasting for small businesses. Drawing on her experience as a finance firm owner, she explores the importance of forecasting for planning growth and making informed decisions.

    Here are some key points talked on the episode:
    ●      Client Success Story: Kendra shares a client success story illustrating the positive impact of strategic financial planning on business expansion.
    ●      Techniques Explored: Key techniques covered in the episode include historical data analysis, sales forecasting, expense projections, cash flow forecasting, and scenario planning.
    ●      Essential Tools: Kendra recommends crucial tools such as accounting software for efficient financial management.
    ●      Actionable Insights: Whether you're a startup or an established business owner, this episode provides actionable insights to enhance your financial planning skills.

     
    Learn more about Kendra:
     
    Kendra James-Anderson, founder of The Finance Femme, had a decade of experience working in Corporate America when she recognized a large gap in the financial management industry.
    She served as a Finance Manager supporting the CFO of a multi-billion dollar company in which she was involved in boardroom meetings several times a week. In these meetings, she saw firsthand how billion dollar companies had highly skilled CFOs assisting their CEOs with everyday decision-making based on facts, data, analysis and experience in business strategy.
     
     
    Follow Kendra here:

    Email: info@TheFinanceFemme.com 
    Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/@thefinancefemme
    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/kendranjames/ 
     
    The Finance Femme Website
    thefinancefemme.com


    The Finance Femme Instagram
    instagram.com/TheFinanceFemme


    Kendra Nicole Website
    kendranicole.co
     
    Kendra Nicole Instagram
    instagram.com/KendraNicole.co
     

    #FinancialPlanning #BusinessExpansion #StrategicFinance #SmallBusinessTips #FinancialForecasting #EntrepreneurshipInsights #AccountingTools #StartupSuccess #BusinessDecisionMaking

     
     TAGS:
    Business Growth, Delegation Success, Effective Hiring, Leadership Tips, Work Life Balance, Strategic Onboarding, Skill Assessment, Team Empowerment, Feedback Loops, Core Tasks, Entrepreneurial Insights, Business Strategy, Scaling Operations, Management Tips, Leadership Development

    • 13 min
    The Working Mom's Guide to Networking

    The Working Mom's Guide to Networking

    Episode 4: The Working Mom's Guide to Networking
    With Kendra James Anderson

     
    Welcome to the Kendra Nicole Podcast, where we explore the realms of business, entrepreneurship, and a touch of motherhood. Hosted by Kendra James Anderson, a business veteran with over 20 years of experience.
     
    In this episode, Kendra Nicole dives deep into the challenges and strategies for networking, tailored specifically for businesswomen and corporate mothers. Addressing the unique struggles faced by moms in the professional world, Kendra emphasizes the importance of proactive networking for both personal and business growth. From leveraging platforms like LinkedIn to participating in virtual and local events, she provides practical insights for busy schedules. Kendra also shares personal anecdotes, highlighting the value of in-person connections and the role of mom-specific events. With additional tips on time management and self-care, this episode offers a comprehensive guide for working moms seeking to thrive in their careers and motherhood journey.

    Here are some key points talked on the episode:
    ●      Challenges for New Moms: Kendra shares pandemic motherhood without nearby family.
    ●      Proactive Networking: Stresses proactive networking for business and personal growth.
    ●      LinkedIn Leverage: Optimize profile, join groups, engage in industry conversations.
    ●      Virtual Events Impact: Attend webinars, conferences, follow up for lasting connections.
    ●      Social Media Presence: Participate in forums for idea exchange and connection.
    ●      Local Networking Groups: Seek local mom or business groups via apps like Meetup.
    ●      Business Events Value: Emphasizes networking goldmine in industry-specific events.
    ●      Lunch and Coffee Meetings: Advocates for one-on-one meetings to foster connections.
    ●      Mom-Specific Events: Highlights connecting with working moms for support.
    ●      Prioritize Networking Goals: Focus on quality connections and make networking a priority.
    ●      Time Blocking Strategy: Allocate specific time blocks for networking in your schedule.
    ●   Delegate and Outsource: Encourages task delegation for more networking and self-care.
     
     
    Learn more about Kendra:
     
    Kendra James-Anderson, founder of The Finance Femme, had a decade of experience working in Corporate America when she recognized a large gap in the financial management industry.
    She served as a Finance Manager supporting the CFO of a multi-billion dollar company in which she was involved in boardroom meetings several times a week. In these meetings, she saw firsthand how billion dollar companies had highly skilled CFOs assisting their CEOs with everyday decision-making based on facts, data, analysis and experience in business strategy.
     
     
    Follow Kendra here:

    Email: info@TheFinanceFemme.com 
     Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/@thefinancefemme
    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/kendranjames/ 
     
     
    The Finance Femme Website
    thefinancefemme.com


    The Finance Femme Instagram
    instagram.com/TheFinanceFemme


    Kendra Nicole Website
    kendranicole.co
     
    Kendra Nicole Instagram
    instagram.com/KendraNicole.co
     
     
     
    #WorkingMomsNetworking
    #MomCommunity
    #NetworkingStrategies
    #BalancingAct
    #BusinessWomen
    #PodcastEpisode
    #CareerAndMotherhood
    #OnlineNetworking
    #OfflineNetworking
    #TimeManagementTips
    #SelfCareJourney
    #KendraNicolePodcast

     
     TAGS:
    Business Growth, Delegation Success, Effective Hiring, Leadership Tips, Work Life Balance, Strategic Onboarding, Skill Assessment, Team Empowerment, Feedback Loops, Core Tasks, Entrepreneurial Insights, Business Strategy, Scaling Operations, Management Tips, Leadership Development

    • 12 min
    Money Date: How to do it and why it's important

    Money Date: How to do it and why it's important

    Episode 3: Money Date: How to do it and why it's important

    With Kendra James Anderson
     
    Welcome to the Kendra Nicole Podcast, where we explore the realms of business, entrepreneurship, and a touch of motherhood. Hosted by Kendra James Anderson, a business veteran with over 20 years of experience.
    In this episode of the Kendra Nicole podcast, Kendra discusses the concept of "money dates" — a dedicated time each week to review finances. She emphasizes the importance of having clarity, confidence, and consistency in managing one's finances. Kendra shares her personal approach to money dates and guides listeners through the process.

    Here are some key points talked on the episode:
    ●      Money Date Origin: Kendra's inspiration from years of practice and a client's inquiry.
    ●      Trademark Consideration: Humorous contemplation of trademarking "money date."
    ●      Personal vs. Joint: Emphasis on individual money dating before joint discussions.
    ●      Consistency is Key: Advocacy for weekly money dates for confidence and routine.
    ●      Expense Pre-Work: Guidance on listing and categorizing expenses by frequency.
    ●      Income Pre-Work: Listing income streams.
    ●      Magic of Money Date: Crucial moment of comparing income to expenses.
    ●      Goal Review: Encouragement to review and adjust financial goals, celebrating wins.
    ●      Consistency Matters: Highlighting the importance of routine for successful money dates.

     
     
    Learn more about Kendra:
    Kendra James-Anderson, founder of The Finance Femme, had a decade of experience working in Corporate America when she recognized a large gap in the financial management industry.
     
    She served as a Finance Manager supporting the CFO of a multi-billion dollar company in which she was involved in boardroom meetings several times a week. In these meetings, she saw firsthand how billion dollar companies had highly skilled CFOs assisting their CEOs with everyday decision-making based on facts, data, analysis and experience in business strategy.
     
     
    Follow Kendra here:

    Email: info@TheFinanceFemme.com 
     Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/@thefinancefemme
    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/kendranjames/ 
     
    The Finance Femme Website
    thefinancefemme.com


    The Finance Femme Instagram
    instagram.com/TheFinanceFemme


    Kendra Nicole Website
    kendranicole.co
     
    Kendra Nicole Instagram
    instagram.com/KendraNicole.co
     
    #MoneyDateMagic
    #FinancialClarity
    #ConsistentFinances
    #MoneyManagement
    #FinancialGoals
    #BudgetingWisdom
    #PersonalFinanceTips
    #WealthBuilding
    #PodcastEpisode
    #KendraNicolePodcast


    TAGS:
    Money Date Magic
    Financial Clarity
    Consistent Finances
    Money Management
    Financial Goals
    Budgeting Wisdom
    Personal Finance Tips
    Wealth Building
    Podcast Episode
    Kendra Nicole Podcast

    • 28 min
    The Art of Delegation: When and How to Hire in Your Business

    The Art of Delegation: When and How to Hire in Your Business

    Episode 2: The Art of Delegation: When and How to Hire in Your Business
    With Kendra James Anderson
     
    Welcome to the Kendra Nicole Podcast, where we explore the realms of business, entrepreneurship, and a touch of motherhood. Hosted by Kendra James Anderson, a business veteran with over 20 years of experience.
     
    In this episode, Kendra delves into a crucial aspect of business growth: the art of delegation. Whether you're a solo entrepreneur looking to expand or an established business owner seeking operational efficiency, this episode provides valuable insights.

     Here are some key points talked on the episode:
     
    ●      Unlock Growth: Beyond workload, delegation unlocks a business's true potential.
    ●      Key Focus: Core tasks, scalability, specialized skills leverage, and work-life balance.
    ●      Hiring Indicators: Overwhelmed workload, growth opportunities, repetitive tasks, expansion plans.
    ●      Effective Hiring: Define roles, evaluate budget, use diverse recruiting channels, conduct thorough interviews.
    ●      Smart Assessments: Emphasize pre-interview assessments for candidate skill evaluation.
    ●      Strategic Onboarding: Invest time with a 30-60-90 day plan for effective onboarding.
    ●      Delegation Tactics: Clear communication, trust, empowerment, regular check-ins, and feedback loops are essential.
     
     
    Learn more about Kendra:
    Kendra James-Anderson, founder of The Finance Femme, had a decade of experience working in Corporate America when she recognized a large gap in the financial management industry.
    She served as a Finance Manager supporting the CFO of a multi-billion dollar company in which she was involved in boardroom meetings several times a week. In these meetings, she saw firsthand how billion dollar companies had highly skilled CFOs assisting their CEOs with everyday decision-making based on facts, data, analysis and experience in business strategy.
     
     
    Follow Kendra here:

    Email: info@TheFinanceFemme.com 
    Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/@thefinancefemme
    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/kendranjames/ 
     
    The Finance Femme Website
    thefinancefemme.com


    The Finance Femme Instagram
    instagram.com/TheFinanceFemme


    Kendra Nicole Website
    kendranicole.co
     
    Kendra Nicole Instagram
    instagram.com/KendraNicole.co
     
     
     
    #BusinessGrowth #DelegationSuccess #EffectiveHiring #LeadershipTips #WorkLifeBalance #StrategicOnboarding #SkillAssessment #TeamEmpowerment #FeedbackLoops #CoreTasks #EntrepreneurialInsights #BusinessStrategy #ScalingOperations #ManagementTips #LeadershipDevelopment
     
     TAGS:
    Business Growth, Delegation Success, Effective Hiring, Leadership Tips, Work Life Balance, Strategic Onboarding, Skill Assessment, Team Empowerment, Feedback Loops, Core Tasks, Entrepreneurial Insights, Business Strategy, Scaling Operations, Management Tips, Leadership Development
     

    • 21 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
19 Ratings

19 Ratings

Eva Jannotta ,

Powerful insights and conversations

I love Kendra’s emphasis on leveling up in business and empowering high-performing businesswomen. Our world desperately needs more powerful and wealthy women. The conversations Kendra hosts about having a successful business and having more time to live life are so important. Great guests, too.

adival13 ,

My New Favorite Podcast

Level Up is my new fave podcast! As a small, woman-owned e-commerce brand, it meets me where I am. I break out my pen and paper and capture all the gems being dropped.
-LaVida

_dwalker ,

Amazing podcast!

Sooo excited about this podcast! So many gems are being dropped. Lots of practical tips that can be implemented right away. Kendra! You do not disappoint!

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