5 episodes

The Higher Ed Entrepreneur is a community of creative side hustlers, entrepreneurs, and career-driven Student Affairs Pros. Our mission is to help SA Pro we meet make six figures - whether they’re building a side hustle, or going full time in their business. If you want to heal your relationship with money, have time freedom, and live the lifestyle you deserve... you're in the right place!

The Higher Ed Entrepreneur The Higher Ed Entrepreneur

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    • 5.0 • 11 Ratings

The Higher Ed Entrepreneur is a community of creative side hustlers, entrepreneurs, and career-driven Student Affairs Pros. Our mission is to help SA Pro we meet make six figures - whether they’re building a side hustle, or going full time in their business. If you want to heal your relationship with money, have time freedom, and live the lifestyle you deserve... you're in the right place!

    04: Thriving in The Great Resignation with Amy Cullen

    04: Thriving in The Great Resignation with Amy Cullen

    Welcome back to The Higher Ed Entrepreneur Podcast!

    This week we are excited to feature Amy Cullen (she/hers), a Thrive Coach and Healer. Amy loves to help people create better lives for themselves, filled with thriving moments and an abundance of happiness and positive experiences.

    In this episode, we discuss:


    The Great Resignation, what it means, and how to navigate change moving forward
    The power we hold as employees and making the most of it
    Reevaluating what it means to have a business or meaningful career
    Being a piece of the puzzle of making the world a more meaningful place for all
    And more!

    Here’s how to connect with Amy:


    Instagram: @amy.a.cullen
    Website: www.amycullen.net

    And learn more about The Unwinding Collective at the following: https://amycullen.net/the-unwinding-collective/

    Are you ready to start your six-figure business? Then download our free guide, Six-Figure Mindset Shifts For Higher Ed Entrepreneurs. In it you'll learn the top 10 behaviors and mindset shifts to leave your job, build your business, and have an impact. Grab your copy now at www.thehigheredentrepreneur.com/guide.

    • 47 min
    03: Trusting + Thriving in Entrepreneurship with Jane Rodriguez

    03: Trusting + Thriving in Entrepreneurship with Jane Rodriguez

    Welcome back to The Higher Ed Entrepreneur Podcast! Today we have the honor of having Jane Rodriguez on the show.

    Jane (she/hers) is the Founder of The Thriving CEO, which supports entrepreneurs with Online Business Management, content creation, social media branding + coaching, and more. Additionally, she provides invaluable education and resources to help others become Virtual Assistants and Online Business Managers themselves.

    In this episode, we discuss:


    Jane’s journey of leaving her SA job to pursue full-time entrepreneurship

    How pivoting several times in business led her to reach 70k months

    Navigating debt while running your own business

    How learning to trust in yourself + your vision makes all the difference

    And more!


    Here’s how to connect with Jane:


    Instagram @_janerodriguez

    www.thethrivingceo.com

    jane@thethrivingceo.com


    Get a setup month package with Jane and The Thriving CEO! https://thethrivingceo.com/work-with-me/

    Are you ready to start your six-figure business? Then download our free guide, Six-Figure Mindset Shifts For Higher Ed Entrepreneurs. In it you'll learn the top 10 behaviors and mindset shifts to leave your job, build your business, and have an impact. Grab your copy now at www.thehigheredentrepreneur.com/guide.

    • 56 min
    02: Cultivating Change and Community with Dr. Saby Labor + Erin Kate Escobar

    02: Cultivating Change and Community with Dr. Saby Labor + Erin Kate Escobar

    Welcome back to The Higher Ed Entrepreneur Podcast! We are so excited to welcome two fabulous people onto the podcast today: Dr. Saby Labor and Erin-Kate Escobar.

    Saby (she/hers, they/theirs) is the founder of Resilient Campus, a professional coaching and Higher Ed consulting organization serving on the topics of underserved students, Residential Life, Academic Support, sexual assault prevention, Women’s and LGBTQ support services.

    Erin-Kate (she/hers, they/theirs) is a Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion specialist and has been a decades-long organizer, activist, and educator. They are passionate about supporting personal growth and institutional social change towards greater equity.



    In this episode, we discuss:


    Equitable access to resources + making it work

    How being in community can help us grow

    The process of raising your standards + the fear that surrounds it

    and more!


    Here’s how to connect with Saby:


    Instagram: @resilientcampus

    www.resilientcampus.com


    Here’s how to connect with Erin-Kate:


    Linkedin: Erin-Kate Escobar

    www.erinkateescobar.com


    Are you ready to start your six-figure business? Then download our free guide, Six-Figure Mindset Shifts For Higher Ed Entrepreneurs. In it you'll learn the top 10 behaviors and mindset shifts to leave your job, build your business, and have an impact. Grab your copy now at www.thehigheredentrepreneur.com/guide.

    • 1 hr 11 min
    01: Doing The Good Work with Dar Mayweather

    01: Doing The Good Work with Dar Mayweather

    Our first official episode - hooray! The Higher Ed Entrepreneur is excited to welcome our first guest, Dar Mayweather (he/him/his) is a public speaker, DEI consultant, and the founder of DoingTheGoodWork.com. Dar helps his clients confidently engage in critical conversations around diversity and inclusion.

    In this episode, we discuss:


    Dar’s journey from first-generation college student to entrepreneur (and beyond)

    how being more present in life can help you succeed in business

    the incredible shortcut that hiring support provides

    and more!


    Dar is currently accepting 1:1 client applications for his DEI consulting. Here’s how to connect with him:


    www.DoingTheGoodWork.com

    Facebook: Doing The Good Work

    Instagram: @DoingTheGoodWork

    Twitter: @Goodmayweather


    Are you ready to start your six-figure business? Then download our free guide, Six-Figure Mindset Shifts For Higher Ed Entrepreneurs. In it you'll learn the top 10 behaviors and mindset shifts to leave your job, build your business, and have an impact. Grab your copy now at www.thehigheredentrepreneur.com/guide.

    • 1 hr 13 min
    Welcome to The Higher Ed Entrepreneur Community + Podcast!

    Welcome to The Higher Ed Entrepreneur Community + Podcast!

    Welcome to The Higher Ed Entrepreneur Podcast! In this episode, Kayley introduces herself, her mission, and what this podcast is all about.

    Are you ready to start your six-figure business? Then download our free guide, Six-Figure Mindset Shifts For Higher Ed Entrepreneurs. In it you'll learn the top 10 behaviors and mindset shifts to leave your job, build your business, and have an impact. Grab your copy now at www.thehigheredentrepreneur.com/guide.

    • 7 min

Customer Reviews

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11 Ratings

11 Ratings

Jehudemus ,

Top shelf

Thank you Kayley for being the kind of lighthouse that entrepreneurs need. Keep up the good work!

Annalicia Garcia ,

Self Reflection + Growth Development

So excited for the launch of this podcast! I have been following them on social media (Facebook + Instagram) for the past year and have learned so much from them. BUT this Podcast is such a game changer especially for Higher Ed Professionals. So many great lessons + hidden gems which is allowing me to further my own development by doing lots of self-reflection work after these episodes! Thank you for creating this much needed community! ❤️

Your Assistant Val ,

Amazing podcast and community!

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Kayley has so much incredible knowledge to share!