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A podcast highlighting women who have created their own unique path to success in life and in business. Hosted by Entrepreneur, Serwaa Adjei-Pelle, this podcast shares the stories and lessons learned by women from different walks of life. Liisten as we go off script to discover unique blueprints for success.

She's Off Script Serwaa Adjei-Pelle

    • Business
    • 5.0 • 49 Ratings

A podcast highlighting women who have created their own unique path to success in life and in business. Hosted by Entrepreneur, Serwaa Adjei-Pelle, this podcast shares the stories and lessons learned by women from different walks of life. Liisten as we go off script to discover unique blueprints for success.

    Episode 175: How To Build A Successful Tech Business with Ashlee Ammons

    Episode 175: How To Build A Successful Tech Business with Ashlee Ammons

    After attending conferences where they felt like they didn’t make any meaningful connections, today’s guest and her mother decided to launch Mixtroz. Their app collects meaningful data at either live or virtual events and the algorithm helps you identify who you should connect with.







    In this episode, Ashlee Ammons shares how she and her mom became the 37th and 38th black females to ever close a $1M+ round of funding. She talks to us about how they built their team of engineers, how they’re finding new customers, their growth plans and so much more.  







    Listen on Apple Podcast







    You’ll learn:







    * Where to find software developers* Why it's better to start slow and develop better versions later* Fundraising as a woman-led tech business* Growing through partnerships







    Mentioned in this episode:







    * Website: www.mixtroz.com* Instagram: @mixtroz







    Ready to Launch Your Side Business? 







    Join the Side Business Lab - a guided blueprint for validating, building, launching, and landing your first online business customer.







    The Side Business Lab not only shows you exactly how to build your online business but also shows you how to repeatedly get customers WHILE working your 9-5.







    https://www.serwaaadjeipelle.com/SideBusinessLab

    • 35 min
    Episode 174: Starting A Luxury Postpartum Care Gift Box Business with Nana Eyeson-Akiwowo

    Episode 174: Starting A Luxury Postpartum Care Gift Box Business with Nana Eyeson-Akiwowo

    Before today’s guest and her co-founder launched their business, they petitioned Webster’s and other dictionaries to add the word “fourth trimester” to the dictionary. The problem their business is trying to solve is so important they created a campaign to introduce it into our everyday language.







    In this episode, we learn how Nana built a luxury gift box to support the health, recovery, and well-being of expectant mothers as they enter their 4th trimester. From creating the products to building a community of moms, she's sharing her journey to building Fourth Phase Box.







    Listen on Apple Podcast







    You’ll learn:







    * Sourcing packaging from overseas vendors* Creating customs products for your box* Finding and working with a cofounder* Finding grants, investors, and advisors







    Mentioned in this episode:







    * Website: www.fourthphasebox.com* Instagram: @fourthphasebox







    Ready to Launch Your Side Business? 







    Join the Side Business Lab - a guided blueprint for validating, building, launching, and landing your first online business customer.







    The Side Business Lab not only shows you exactly how to build your online business but also shows you how to repeatedly get customers WHILE working your 9-5.







    https://www.serwaaadjeipelle.com/SideBusinessLab

    • 38 min
    Episode 173: 7 Business Ideas That Are STILL Profitable with Serwaa

    Episode 173: 7 Business Ideas That Are STILL Profitable with Serwaa

    In this episode, I’m sharing 7 business ideas that will be more relevant and profitable going forward.







    The past 2.5 years have brought us high inflation, supply chain issues, and changing consumer priorities and habits. Business ideas we used to think were lucrative, especially for passive income, are either irrelevant OR the inflation and supply chain issues have squeezed out the profit margin.







    In either case, not every business idea works given the new pressures we're facing today. If you've been thinking about starting a business, press play to learn what's working right now and going forward.







    Listen on Apple Podcast







    You’ll learn:







    * 9 Big Mistakes Entrepreneurs Should Avoid Making







    Mentioned in this episode:







    * Website: www.shesoffscript.com* Instagram: @shesoffscript







    Ready to Launch Your Side Business? 







    Join the Side Business Lab - a guided blueprint for validating, building, launching, and landing your first online business customer.







    The Side Business Lab not only shows you exactly how to build your online business but also shows you how to repeatedly get customers WHILE working your 9-5.







    https://www.serwaaadjeipelle.com/SideBusinessLab

    • 17 min
    Episode 172: 9 Mistakes Entrepreneurs Should Avoid with Serwaa

    Episode 172: 9 Mistakes Entrepreneurs Should Avoid with Serwaa

    Building a business takes time and effort. Along the way, we are all bound to make a few mistakes. In over 10 years of coaching, consulting with, and interviewing business owners, I've helped them avoid quite a few mistakes.







    In this episode, I'm sharing 9 of the biggest business-building mistakes I've come across. My hope is you will learn from them and avoid them as you build your business.







    Listen on Apple Podcast







    You’ll learn:







    * 9 Big Mistakes Entrepreneurs Should Avoid Making







    Mentioned in this episode:







    * Website: www.shesoffscript.com* Instagram: @shesoffscript







    Ready to Launch Your Side Business? 







    Join the Side Business Lab - a guided blueprint for validating, building, launching, and landing your first online business customer.







    The Side Business Lab not only shows you exactly how to build your online business but also shows you how to repeatedly get customers WHILE working your 9-5.







    https://www.serwaaadjeipelle.com/SideBusinessLab

    • 20 min
    Episode 171: Building Feminine Care Brand Kushae with Kimba Williams

    Episode 171: Building Feminine Care Brand Kushae with Kimba Williams

    Today’s guest Kimba Williams and her co-founder Board Certified OB/GYN, Dr. Barb met on a cruise. They got to talking and discovered that even though they could find nontoxic alternatives for everything from shampoo to body lotion, they struggled to find natural options for feminine health and hygiene products.







    After the cruise, they decided to team up and worked with a chemist to develop Kushae - a line of natural, non-toxic feminine health & hygiene solutions that support women from menstruation to menopause.  4 years later, they have raised a $1.25 million dollar seed round and are available at Whole Foods, Wegmans and Amazon.







    In this episode, Kimba not only shares the story of how they built Kushae but also dives into the details of their fundraising process.







    Listen on Apple Podcast







    You’ll learn:







    * Finding a co-founder* When it's time to move from side hustle to work on your business full-time* Finding the right partners to create your products* Getting your products into retail* How Kushae went about the fundraising process







    Mentioned in this episode:







    * Website: www.kushae.com* Instagram: @therealkushae







    Ready to Launch Your Side Business? 







    Join the Side Business Lab - a guided blueprint for validating, building, launching, and landing your first online business customer.







    The Side Business Lab not only shows you exactly how to build your online business but also shows you how to repeatedly get customers WHILE working your 9-5.







    https://www.serwaaadjeipelle.com/SideBusinessLab

    • 53 min
    Episode 170: How To Start A Jewelry Business with Maya Portorreal

    Episode 170: How To Start A Jewelry Business with Maya Portorreal

    If you’ve ever had a bad reaction to costume jewelry, you’ll understand why today’s guest, Maya Portorreal, launched Kitten Co Jewelry. After not being able to find affordable jewelry that didn’t irritate her skin, she created a custom line of .925 Sterling Silver Jewelry that is water-safe and sensitive skin-friendly.







    She turned her $800 initial investment into a $472k/year business. In this episode, Maya is sharing all the details of how she built Kitten Co Jewelry. From finding her manufacturers to growing fast with influencers and Facebook ADs, she's sharing it all!







    If you're ready to learn the blueprint for launching a successful jewelry business, hit the play button!







    Listen on Apple Podcast







    You’ll learn:







    * How much to invest in starting a jewelry business* Finding a jewelry manufacturer overseas* Deciding on the ideal price for your jewelry* Managing inventory* Using Facebook ADs and Influencers to grow







    Mentioned in this episode:







    * Website: kittencojewelry.com* Instagram: @kittencojewelry







    Ready to Launch Your Side Business? 







    Join the Side Business Lab - a guided blueprint for validating, building, launching, and landing your first online business customer.







    The Side Business Lab not only shows you exactly how to build your online business but also shows you how to repeatedly get customers WHILE working your 9-5.







    https://www.serwaaadjeipelle.com/SideBusinessLab

    • 46 min

Customer Reviews

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49 Ratings

49 Ratings

Kierra | Miss Unconventional ,

Informative, Thought-Provoking, & Valuable

As a listener and guest, I must say She’s Off Script is very well executed. Serwaa is professional, to-the-point, and intentional. I love the workshop-style interviews because they provide tangible, actionable advice to the listeners. I also LOVE that the episodes can be viewed on YouTube! Really nice touch. Highly recommend.
-Kierra

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Great Host

Found this pod via YouTube recommendation! This podcast is a really great listen, the host is super likable, engaged and knowledgeable. Great interview episodes too.

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Great podcast

I discovered this podcast last year and I love it. Each episode is full of gems that anyone considering entrepreneurship can benefit from. Subscribe today and thank me later.

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