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Women entrepreneurs are changing the game of business, stepping into our authentic feminine power and growing consciousness to start and scale great companies. Listen to Wings to learn from women who've "been there, built that" with 7, 8 and 9-figure businesses, even billion dollar Unicorns. You'll learn how to manifest the mindset, mojo and money to create, grow and scale a business aligned with what makes your heart sing. Wings is hosted by Melinda Wittstock, a 4-time serial entrepreneur, tech visionary and award-winning journalist. Melinda focuses where personal and business growth meet, her insightful interviews with inspiring female founders and businesswomen providing actionable tips to help listeners to real and tangible results. These innovators, influencers, and investors all share their success secrets, epiphanies, and practical advice on how to get the confidence, connections and capital so you too manifest the success of your dreams in life and in business.

Wings of Inspired Business Melinda Wittstock

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    • 5.0 • 141 Ratings

Women entrepreneurs are changing the game of business, stepping into our authentic feminine power and growing consciousness to start and scale great companies. Listen to Wings to learn from women who've "been there, built that" with 7, 8 and 9-figure businesses, even billion dollar Unicorns. You'll learn how to manifest the mindset, mojo and money to create, grow and scale a business aligned with what makes your heart sing. Wings is hosted by Melinda Wittstock, a 4-time serial entrepreneur, tech visionary and award-winning journalist. Melinda focuses where personal and business growth meet, her insightful interviews with inspiring female founders and businesswomen providing actionable tips to help listeners to real and tangible results. These innovators, influencers, and investors all share their success secrets, epiphanies, and practical advice on how to get the confidence, connections and capital so you too manifest the success of your dreams in life and in business.

    Million-Dollar Side Hustle: Entrepreneur Anna Konchar on How to Create a Profitable Online Course

    Million-Dollar Side Hustle: Entrepreneur Anna Konchar on How to Create a Profitable Online Course

    Anna Konchar is an e-learning expert mentor who helps women monetize their skills, knowledge and passions with online courses and membership programs. Anna built her first side hustle e-course to $100,000 while still working a 9-5 job, and went on to earn $3mm in 3 years with her own courses working just 2 days a week. Today she shares her blueprint of how to build a million-dollar side hustle.

    • 34 min
    Ask For What You Want: Entrepreneur and Investor Kareen Walsh on Building Trust and Aligning to Your Zone of Genius for Great Leadership

    Ask For What You Want: Entrepreneur and Investor Kareen Walsh on Building Trust and Aligning to Your Zone of Genius for Great Leadership

    Kareen Walsh is a startup adviser, investor, serial entrepreneur, executive coach, author, and podcaster. She is the CEO and Founder of Revampologist, a 7-Figure Boutique consulting and coaching company and co-founded the Clevr Network. With 17+ years of entrepreneurial and executive experience leading and advising industry leaders, Kareen is hyper focused on leadership to help businesses scale. Her clients include trillion-dollar companies like BlackRock, Groupon, Broadridge as well as startups, and she helps leaders align what they love with what they do, and monetize it. She believes if you are not growing, your business won't grow, and uses her books Lead with Value and Be A Badass, along with her Podcast Your Badass Journey as ways to share the methods of personal and professional growth.
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    Four strategic steps to take aligned action How to identify and monetize your unique ‘zone of genius’ How to ask for what you want Why lack of trust is the biggest block to building scalable businesses Why quickness of recovery from failure is the best test of great leadership How to build great teams by simplifying your daily practices as a founder or CEO How to hire unstoppable leadership teams (Hint: Stop assuming, start listening) Why too many founders are unaware of their true ‘zone of genius’ and how to find and align with it Why success is about quickness of recovery from failure Why your own self care is critical to your success And much more Keep the conversation going on Podopolo in the Wings of Inspired Business episode comments and invite your friends to connect around podcasts recommended personally for you.

    • 41 min
    Emotional Eating: Entrepreneur Jessica Procini on Why It Impacts Resilient High-Achieving Women in Business Most

    Emotional Eating: Entrepreneur Jessica Procini on Why It Impacts Resilient High-Achieving Women in Business Most

    Jessica Procini is on a mission to help high-achieving women heal the roots of their emotional eating. When Overeaters Anonymous and therapy weren’t enough to help Jessica end her fight with food, she spent ten years in research before developing her signature healing framework, Escape From Emotional Eating®, which has helped women reclaim their power over food. Now that she’s been 100% free from her compulsions with food for over 5 years, Jessica helps female entrepreneurs and executives do the same at EscapeFromEmotionalEating.com.

    • 32 min
    778 The XX Edge: Investment Leaders Patience Ball and Dr. Ruth Shaber on Why Women Have the Edge in Business and Finance

    778 The XX Edge: Investment Leaders Patience Ball and Dr. Ruth Shaber on Why Women Have the Edge in Business and Finance

    Patience Ball and Dr. Ruth Shaber, the authors of The XX Edge: Unlocking Higher Returns and Lower Risk, make a well-researched case that women entrepreneurs and C-suite executives deliver stronger long-term performance that drive higher financial returns and more positive societal outcomes. They both draw on real-world experience. Patience, who raised more than $16 billion for women entrepreneurs as Principal Investment Officer and Global Head of Banking on Women at the International Finance Corporation (IFC), is now founder and CEO of the Women of the World Endowment, an investment nonprofit. Ruth, the co-founder and board chair of Rhia Ventures, a group of foundations and investors that collaborate to bring new types of capital and enterprise to the field of reproductive health, was featured in Forbes 2020 Impact 50: Investors Seeking Profit—and Pushing for Change for her contributions to the field of impact investing.

    • 49 min
    No Permission Needed: Serial Entrepreneur Tissa Richards on Knowing Your Value and Non-Negotiables as an Entrepreneur

    No Permission Needed: Serial Entrepreneur Tissa Richards on Knowing Your Value and Non-Negotiables as an Entrepreneur

    Tissa Richards has a mission to create a legion of leaders with an unshakable sense of self. A serial entrepreneur, a keynote speaker, leadership expert and corporate facilitator, Tissa works with F1000 and hyperscale organizations, guiding them to create blueprints for individual and organizational success, develop high-performance cultures, and to diversify C-suites and corporate boardrooms. As a repeat software founder and CEO, Tissa sits at the intersection of entrepreneurship, fundraising and executive leadership. She has raised millions of dollars for her companies, won awards for innovation and products, and holds multiple patents for complex cybersecurity software. She works closely with founders and business owners to create strategies for fearless, authentic, and resilient success. Her book, No Permission Needed, recently hit #1 new release on Amazon.

    • 47 min
    The Power of Female Mentorship: Entrepreneur Jaclyn Brennan on Network-as-a-Service for Women Founders

    The Power of Female Mentorship: Entrepreneur Jaclyn Brennan on Network-as-a-Service for Women Founders

    Jaclynn (Jax) Brennan is CEO and Co-Founder of Fyli, a Network as a Service (NaaS) business for early-stage female founders, offering education, accountability, peer-to-peer mentorship, leadership advancement and funding opportunities. A Creative Director for a variety of luxury fashion brands, Jaclynn has helped lead over 22 major corporations in executing branding strategies.

    • 35 min

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141 Ratings

141 Ratings

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Melinda is a Leader who Connects

If you’re looking for inspiration, education, and action - this is the podcast for you! Melinda offers logical, easy to understand guidance on being a successful entrepreneur, and then sprinkles in brilliant guests to bring even more value. Love the details shared, and the simplicity of being able to take action after every episode.

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Amazing podcast!

This podcast is so inspiring! Melinda is a wonderful host and each of her conversations with guests reveals incredible insights and advice to help you level up in business and life.

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Wonderful show!

I love how this show balances inspiration with real world advice. It's truly a "how to" balance it all in order to create the kind of business you want. Well done and I can't wait for more, because it's keeping me motivated and on track!

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