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"Be Empowered and Empower On" by checking out WinHers United!!

WinHers United contains leadership insight, personal experiences, and business expertise from leading WOC Entrepreneurs.

Discussion Topics Include:
✅ Self-Discovery
✅ Self-Leadership
✅ Mindset
✅ Personal/Professional Lessons Learned
✅ The Landscape for Women in Business
✅ Self-Care
✅ Personal/Professional Productivity
✅ Success Strategies

WinHers United Provides:
❗️Opportunities to Make Business Connections
❗️Personal & Professional Growth
❗️Inspiration & Motivation

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WinHers United is brought to you by Creator, Host, and Producer Nicole Walker. Nicole Walker is a Personal Development Coach, Podcast Coach, and Women Empowerment Advocate on a mission to improve the lives and increase the visibility of women around world.

To learn more about WinHers United go to http://www.winhersunited.com.

WinHers United Nicole Walker

    • Business
    • 4.8 • 22 Ratings

"Be Empowered and Empower On" by checking out WinHers United!!

WinHers United contains leadership insight, personal experiences, and business expertise from leading WOC Entrepreneurs.

Discussion Topics Include:
✅ Self-Discovery
✅ Self-Leadership
✅ Mindset
✅ Personal/Professional Lessons Learned
✅ The Landscape for Women in Business
✅ Self-Care
✅ Personal/Professional Productivity
✅ Success Strategies

WinHers United Provides:
❗️Opportunities to Make Business Connections
❗️Personal & Professional Growth
❗️Inspiration & Motivation

Don’t forget to:
⭐️ SUBSCRIBE to WinHers United for first access to future episodes,
⭐️ RATE WinHers United, and provide feedback
⭐️ SHARE WinHers United with your network

WinHers United is brought to you by Creator, Host, and Producer Nicole Walker. Nicole Walker is a Personal Development Coach, Podcast Coach, and Women Empowerment Advocate on a mission to improve the lives and increase the visibility of women around world.

To learn more about WinHers United go to http://www.winhersunited.com.

    S9 E2: Believe In Your Mission with Bethany Hawkins

    S9 E2: Believe In Your Mission with Bethany Hawkins

    “Podcasting has truly given me such strength and empowerment that I never knew I had in myself.” – Bethany Hawkins
    During Season 9 Episode 2 of WinHers United the podcast Bethany Hawkins, CEO of Crackers In Soup, talks to us about taking the leap into entrepreneurship, the multiple facets of podcast management, and the importance of having a strong network of like-minded individuals around you. She also shares insight on podcasting groups to join, living a luxurious life, and the necessity of discussing finances.
    Episode Highlights
    (3:52) Bethany starts off her interview by telling us more about the origins of her business name, Crackers In Soup
    (5:29) Bethany discusses the various components of podcast management
    (7:15) Bethany talks about why she decided to become an entrepreneur
    (13:28) Bethany shares the strategy she used to immerse herself in the business of podcasting
    (16:49) Bethany tells us why she chose the podcasting industry
    (19:44) Bethany talks about finding balance as a wife, mother, and business woman
    (25:44) Bethany discusses how she channels positivity for her entrepreneurial journey
    (33:06) Bethany expands upon why personal development is so important to her
    (39:05) Bethany shares a few personal development resources for anyone interested in entering the podcast industry
    (43:07) Bethany tells us what self-care means to her
    (44:34) Bethany talks about her self-care priorities
    (47:56) Bethany discusses her view of luxury
    (50:14) Bethany talks about her latest win and why it is important to her
    (54:47) Bethany gives us her definition of a WinHer
    (55:59) Bethany offers her parting words of wisdom
    Bethany’s Bio
    Bethany Hawkins is the CEO and Founder of Crackers In Soup. Crackers in Soup is a podcast management company that's mission is to assist women podcast hosts that need the best “F” word known in the English Language: FREEDOM.
    Since its inception in 2019, Crackers In Soup has worked on over 50 podcasts from creating cover art to assisting to post recording production and everything in between…including launches. She has worked on podcasts that have won awards (including her own), have 3 million listeners, 10,000/month downloads and one podcast she works on is featured in a Princeton course.
    Bethany is also the host of the Award Winning Podcast Chatting Over Chowder! Chatting Over Chowder is a podcast where two minority women talk to other women in the podcasting industry about what podcasts they listen to…while eating chowder.
    Check out Bethany’s website, http://crackersinsoup.com
    Follow Bethany on social media - Instagram, LinkedIn, and Twitter.
    Follow Chatting over Chowder on social media - Instagram and Twitter.
    List to Chatting Over Chowder on Apple and Spotify.
    How to stay engaged with and support Nicole Walker and WinHers United
    If you want to attend the 2nd Annual WinHers United Virtual Summit go to: http://winhersunited.com/events If you have any suggested questions or topics for WinHers United the podcast send an email to: winhersunited@gmail.com. If you are an aspiring or newbie podcaster Nicole would love to help you on your journey. Schedule a Podcast Launch Consultation Session with Nicole using this link: http://bit.ly/WinHers-PodCall. If you want to support to show send your donation to: CashApp: $winhersunited http://buymeacoffee.com/winhersunited Follow Nicole on Clubhouse @winhersunited. Check out the WinHers United website at: http://winhersunited.com. As always "Be Empowered and Empower On" - Nicole Walker

    • 58 min
    S9 E1: Tell Yourself Who You Be with Shaniece M. Wise

    S9 E1: Tell Yourself Who You Be with Shaniece M. Wise

    “I realized that corporate just was not for me. I realized that I needed to be my own boss and do my own thing.” – Shaniece M. Wise
    During Season 9 Episode 1 of WinHers United the podcast Shaniece M. Wise, CEO of Wise, Armstrong, and Associates, talks to us about the work required to run a thriving business, having multiple streams of income within your business, and how therapy helped her to become a better business owner. She also shares insight on investing in yourself to get to the next level, reinventing yourself when necessary, and defining what self-care means to you.
    Episode Highlights
    (4:05) Shaniece starts off her interview by telling us more about how she got started with her business: Wise, Armstrong, and Associates
    (10:15) Shaniece discusses the business expansion system she created to help entrepreneurs excel
    (14:30) Shaniece talks about the different levels of scalability for business owners
    (18:34) Shaniece emphasizes the importance of investing in yourself to grow and scale your business
    (20:31) Shaniece shares a personal story of her experience with “coach hurt”
    (22:59) Shaniece gives us advice on how to broaden our mindset
    (31:08) Shaniece explains power words and discusses why they are important
    (35:54) Shaniece talks about her view on personal development and what she does to develop herself
    (41:17) Shaniece tells us why self-care is important to her and gives us several examples of what we can do to show ourselves care
    (42:27) Shaniece shares some of her favorite self-care practices with us
    (46:25) Shaniece talks about her latest win and why it is important to her 
    (49:53) Shaniece gives us her definition of a WinHer
    (51:20) Shaniece offers her parting words of wisdom
    Shaniece’s Bio
    Shaniece M. Wise is the CEO of Wise, Armstrong and Associates, LLC which is a Business Coaching and Consulting Firm. As a Certified Business Expansion Coach and Strategist, Shaniece helps business owners gain more visibility, increase profitability, and improve systems and strategies in order to build six and seven figure empires. Through the strategic blend of coaching, consulting and mentorship, clients experience guidance, support and accountability, and are able to grow their businesses on average between 60-200% in 12 months after joining her coaching program.
    With more than seventeen years of coaching under her belt, Shaniece teaches from a Business Expansion System while using biblical concepts and principles. Her direct and powerful speaking style has led her across the United States, teaching business owners and leaders how to broaden their mindset, business, and profits through events, seminars, and workshops. She is two-time author of Activating Your Gifts, and Activating Your Gifts 2nd Edition – 15 Steps to Identify Your Gifts to Prepare For Entrepreneurship, in which she sold 102 books in ten days.
    Shaniece has had the opportunity to speak for Essence Magazine/Chase, National Associations of Woman in Business (NAWBO), The Ohio State University, McKesson Pharmaceutical Company, National Black MBA Association, Women in Sales Columbus Chapter, Women in Economic and Leadership Development (WELD), just to name a few. She also has had the opportunity to teach Business Programs for the Columbus Urban League. Shaniece was featured in the Influence Digest as one of the top 20 Coaches in Columbus, Ohio in 2021.
    Shaniece is married to Stafford Spencer and they have two amazing sons; Brandon Charles and Xavier Charles. Her past time consists of her spending time with her immediate and extended family, traveling, reading and writing. One of her favorite scriptures is, But as it is written: “Eye has not seen, nor ear heard, Nor have entered into the heart of man. The things which God has prepared for those who love Him.” 1 Corinthians 2:9
    To visit Shaniece’s website go to: http://shaniecemwise.com
    To purchase a copy of Shaniece’s new book go to: http://activatingyourgifts.com
    How

    • 54 min
    S8 E9: PAID and FREE with Latasha Brooks

    S8 E9: PAID and FREE with Latasha Brooks

     “The goal is to be PAID and FREE not booked and busy.” – Latasha Brooks
    During Season 8 Episode 9 of WinHers United the podcast Latasha Brooks, CEO of Coach Brooks Business Consulting, talks to us about working with the federal government, becoming a certified business owner, and embracing the changing times. She also shares insight on the importance of me time, aligning your business life with your values, and celebrating your accomplishments.  
    Episode Highlights
    (3:03) Latasha tells us about her business and how she ended becoming an entrepreneur
    (6:19) Latasha wears many hats as a serial entrepreneur, listen in as she talks about her favorite venture
    (7:12) Latasha talks about the importance of embracing change and pivoting when necessary to remain relevant as a business owner
    (11:25) Latasha shares a secret she discovered to grow and scale her business
    (14:18) Latasha explains how you can stand out when applying for government contracts
    (16:11) Latasha gives us insight into the requirements for certifying your business on the state and federal levels
    (17:46) Latasha tells us where we can go to find information and resources for business certifications
    (23:00) Latasha talks about the benefits of working with the federal government
    (24:58) Latasha shares the mindset shifts she experienced that helped to grow her business
    (28:51) Latasha discusses the importance of positivity in entrepreneurship
    (34:14) Latasha talks about the practices she uses to elevate her mindset
    (36:06) Latasha tells us about her views on personal development, and how she adds personal development into her weekly schedule
    (41:43) Latasha provides some suggested resources for personal development
    (45:49) Latasha elaborates on the concept of being PAID and FREE
    (53:36) Latasha talks about her favorite self-care practice
    (58:49) Latasha shares her latest wins and why they are important to her
    (63:00) Latasha gives us her definition of a WinHer
    (65:00) Latasha offers her parting words of wisdom
    Latasha’s Bio
    Coach Latasha Brooks is a highly sought-after serial entrepreneur, motivational speaker, and business development consultant. Focusing on government contracts, corporate training and event planning, Brooks delights in using her God-given wisdom and experience to support both small and large companies in ushering in exponential organizational growth. As a professional coach and consultant,
    Latasha exercises supporting her clients with precision and grace to help them achieve their goals in record time.
    To learn more about Latasha Brooks and her work, please visit her online at www.latashabrooks.com
    To check out the resources Latasha mentioned for business certification go to:
    https://www.score.org/
    https://americassbdc.org/
    https://www.sba.gov/federal-contracting/contracting-assistance-programs/women-owned-small-business-federal-contracting-program
    To attend the event Latasha is having in April 2022 go to: https://www.minoritygovconbusiness.com/
    Stay up to date on Latasha’s other event by visiting: http://paidandfree.com
    How to stay engaged with and support Nicole Walker and WinHers United
    If you want to attend the 2nd Annual WinHers United Virtual Summit go to: http://winhersunited.com/events If you have any suggested questions or topics for WinHers United the podcast send an email to: winhersunited@gmail.com. If you are an aspiring or newbie podcaster Nicole would love to help you on your journey. Schedule a Podcast Launch Consultation Session with Nicole using this link: http://bit.ly/WinHers-PodCall. If you want to support to show send your donation to: CashApp: $winhersunited http://buymeacoffee.com/winhersunited Follow Nicole on Clubhouse @winhersunited. Check out the WinHers United website at: http://winhersunited.com. As always "Be Empowered and Empower On" - Nicole Walker

    • 1 hr 10 min
    S8 E8: Franchise Ownership with Nasutsa Mabwa

    S8 E8: Franchise Ownership with Nasutsa Mabwa

     “Do a good job every time, and people will gain that trust. People will share your name around, and [you will] get more leads. That’s how the business can grow.” – Nasutsa Mabwa
    During Season 8 Episode 8 of WinHers United the podcast Nasutsa Mabwa, President of ServiceMaster Restoration By Simons, talks to us about the difference between franchise ownership and running an independent business, pivoting business services when needed, and having a business exit strategy. She also shares insight on the importance of being an emotionally sound business owner, taking breaks as needed, and making decisions based on your values.
    Episode Highlights
    (3:12) Nasutsa tells us about franchise ownership and why she decided to start one
    (4:23) Nasutsa talks to us about the services offered at her company
    (7:16) Nasutsa shares how she had to get innovative to remain relevant during the pandemic
    (9:10) Nasutsa discusses the marketing strategy she uses to grow her business
    (13:45) Nasutsa explains why she prefers to run a smaller company that is lean and agile
    (18:30) Nasutsa gives us insight into having a business exit strategy
    (20:41) Nasutsa tells us why she chooses to operate her business with a selective mindset
    (24:27) Nasutsa talks about the personal practices she uses to stay grounded
    (29:07) Nasutsa shares what she has done lately to develop herself
    (30:34) Nasutsa discusses a resource she uses to decrease stress
    (32:18) Nasutsa talks about what self-care means to her
    (34:16) Nasutsa provides a tip for business strength and health
    (40:32) Nasutsa shares her latest win and why it’s important to her
    (42:42) Nasutsa gives us her definition of a WinHer
    (43:51) Nasutsa offers her parting words of wisdom
    Nasutsa’s Bio
    Nasutsa Mabwa is President of ServiceMaster By Simons, managing the strategic direction and operations of ServiceMaster Restoration by Simons, a MBE/WBE certified firm, City of Chicago and the State of Illinois. Nasutsa brings an extensive background in real estate development and urban planning to ServiceMaster By Simons. She is focused upon building the commercial and residential side of property restoration and construction business by nurturing and developing key real estate industry relationships.
    Mabwa previously served as a Senior Project Manager for McCaffery Interests, a real estate development firm. At McCaffery, she managed the Lakeside Development, a 600-acre mixed-use community on Chicago's southeast side. Before joining McCaffery, Mabwa worked for the City of Chicago as an Urban Planner and Director.
    For all her achievements and involvement, Nasutsa was awarded the Women in Real Estate Bright Horizon Award in 2008, named one of Crain's Chicago Business's "40 Under 40 Class" of 2010. She is a 2015 Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Graduate, and a 2015 Chicago Anchors For a Strong Economy/World Business Chicago Program Graduate. ServiceMaster By Simons was awarded “Rookie of the Year” in 2015 for achieving the highest revenue in the company’s first year of business out of all ServiceMaster franchises in the US.
    Currently, Nasutsa is Vice President Elect, serving on the Board of Directors, for The Evanston Chamber of Commerce. Her company was honored with the Better Business Bureau’s Torch Award for Marketplace Ethics in 2020. In 2020, Mabwa was awarded the C-Suite Award by the Daily Herald Business Ledger for Chicago suburban Executives. ServiceMaster By Simons was awarded the 2018 ServiceMaster© Achiever Award at the annual national ServiceMaster conference. Mabwa also was honored as an Influential Women in Business 2017 by the Daily Herald Business Ledger and an Influential Woman in Business in 2018 by the Chicago Business Journal.
    Nasutsa holds two advanced degrees: a master's degree in Urban Planning and Policy from the University of Illinois-Chicago and an MBA with a real estate development concentration from Roosevelt University.
    Nasutsa resides in Evanston

    • 49 min
    S8 E7: Plan a Successful Launch with Nikki Coner

    S8 E7: Plan a Successful Launch with Nikki Coner

    “The difference between a poor launch and a successful launch is promotion. You have to properly promote yourself!” – Nikki Coner
    During Season 8 Episode 7 of WinHers United the podcast Nikki Coner, CEO of Packaged To Profit, talks to us about being in alignment with our assignment, creating our customer avatars, and finding out where our customers hang out so we can launch our products and services successfully. She also shares insight on the importance of having a CEO mindset, creating boundaries with ourselves and others, and having patience during our journey.
    Episode Highlights
    (3:08) Nikki tells us about how and why she started her company
    (6:05) Nikki talks to us about what caused her to pivot in her career path
    (7:58) Nikki shares advice for anyone considering a pivot
    (8:35) Nikki discusses the benefits of a launch, what it takes to make a 6 figure launch, and how she helps her clients achieve this
    (14:33) Nikki explains why a launch strategy is important
    (16:03) Nikki gives us insight into the time it takes to develop a launch strategy and the risks involved with not having one
    (18:13) Nikki tells us the difference between a poor launch and a successful launch
    (19:10) Nikki talks about having a CEO Mindset
    (22:38) Nikki shares her advice on not letting fear hinder forward progress
    (24:21) Nikki discusses the mindset practices she uses to show up as her best self
    (27:41) Nikki explains how income and personal development go hand and hand
    (30:18) Nikki provides a few resources for personal development
    (31:11) Nikki shares her latest personal development achievement and next personal development goal
    (33:43) Nikki talks to us about the boundaries she has with herself and others
    (36:01) Nikki tells us how she has been able to create an 8-20 hour work week
    (38:26) Nikki tells us about her latest win and why it’s important to her
    (35:58) Nikki gives us her definition of a WinHer
    (39:46) Nikki offers her parting words of wisdom
    (42:33) Nikki mentions a free gift for the listeners
    Nikki’s Bio
    When women are ready to take the leap from corporate cubicle to CEO, there is only one woman they call—Nikki Coner.
    A certified business and life coach, Nikki eases both the business and emotional overwhelm that comes from launching any new company. As the head of her full-service business strategy and automation agency, Packaged To Profit, she and her superstar team take entrepreneurs from struggle into seamless strategy so they can deliver premium services at premium price points. From funnels to building the right team, her clients leave her Packaged to Profit™ and fully prepared to take the market by storm.
    A natural strategist, Nikki sees systems in her sleep. In every room, she is sought out for her game-changing genius in business, operations and marketing. A skillset that she has honed for more than ten years and with hundreds of clients, she deeply understands the intricacies of a first-class customer experience. As the expert she is, Nikki aligns that experience with the perfect technology solutions to automate every touchpoint from sales to fulfillment. It only takes one consultation with her to realize that she has the head and heart for what she does.
    And speaking of heart, Nikki is devoted to helping women of color to win in business. Knowing that even the most accomplished career woman finds herself in uncharted waters when it comes to building a profitable business, she is their go-to success guide. Nikki gets that busy businesswomen don’t need to be told what to do—they need a pro to execute for them. So she expertly steps into that role, handling the heavy lifting and empowering women to become the bosses they were born to be.
    Check out Packaged To Profit at: http://packagedtoprofit.com
    To take advantage of the free gift Nikki offered go to: http://automateyourpayday.com
    How to stay engaged with and support Nicole Walker and WinHers United
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    • 45 min
    S8 E6: Awaken Your Queen Code with Falak Shaiikh

    S8 E6: Awaken Your Queen Code with Falak Shaiikh

    “I love myself more than any other thing, I keep myself as a priority for me, I choose to honor myself first!” – Falak Shaiikh
    During Season 8 Episode 6 of WinHers United the podcast Falak Shaiikh, CEO of Falak Shaiikh, talks to us about unblocking subconscious beliefs, love addiction, co-dependency, and how perception shapes our views. She also shares insight on vibrational frequencies, learning to let go so we can make room for more, and the importance of being true to ourselves.
    Episode Highlights
    (3:05) Falak tells us more about her company’s mission statement and how she helps her clients
    (5:34) Falak talks about subconscious beliefs, and how they can block success
    (9:23) Falak shares her insight on the origins and patterns of love addiction
    (12:26) Falak discusses having a fear of intimacy
    (15:48) Falak explains light language and energetic vibration
    (19:15) Falak gives us insight into healing from a scientific perspective
    (22:15) Falak tells us how to raise our vibrations
    (24:27) Falak talks about the mindset shifts she experienced when she relocated from India to Canada, and from transitioned from being a doctor to a healer
    (27:23) Falak shares her insight on ego satisfaction vs. soul’s calling
    (33:50) Falak discusses the mindset practices she uses to show up as her best self
    (35:24) Falak explains Dow Hands Healing
    (36:59) Falak offers us advice on personal development
    (40:00) Falak gives us her definition of self-love and tells us how she practices it
    (43:08) Falak’s favorite quote is “Nobody can take care of you, as you can take care of yourself”, listen to learn why she loves this quotes and feels we should embrace it also
    (49:31) Falak tells us about her latest win and why it is important to her
    (51:08) Falak gives us her definition of a WinHer
    (53:52) Falak offers her parting words of wisdom
    Falak’s Bio
    Falak Shaaikh is a healer, a homoeopath, an author, a wife and a mother of two beautiful kids. As a doctor of homoeopathy and an Energy Healer she has been engaging in the healing and personal transformation industry for more than 15 years. Falak helps men and women heal, grow and transform into best versions of their self, and live life in abundance with soulful loving relationships.
    Falak qualified as an MD in homoeopathy, and started her career as a doctor of Homoeopathy in India, where she was born and raised. Later in her practice she received certifications in various healing modalities such as Theta Healing, Reiki, EFT, Access Bars, Angel Therapy, Prana Violet Healing, Crystal Healing, Sixth Sense Healing, Ancestral Healing, Transgenerational Healing and Family Constellations. Falak is also an internationally certified Yoga Instructor, and a channel of Light Language and light codes. She brings Science and Intuitive Energy healing together to help her clients heal and transform.
    Falak’s book "The Soulmate Mantra" is a woman's guide to find love. It's a book to help women bring in change within themselves and helps them find a soulful loving relationship. Falak is really passionate about working with women by empowering them to rise in their divine feminine essence and power.
    Falak now lives in Toronto, Canada with her Soulmate and beautiful kids. She has been fortunate enough to create an extraordinary life for herself and constantly works on to heal and grow. Falak wants everyone to do the same in their own unique way.
    Check out Falak’s website at: http://falakshaiikh.com
    Order a copy of Falak’s Book “The Soutmate Mantra” here: http://bit.ly/The-Soulmate-Mantra
    How to stay engaged with and support Nicole Walker and WinHers United
    If you have any suggested questions or topics for WinHers United the podcast send an email to: winhersunited@gmail.com. If you are an aspiring or newbie podcaster Nicole would love to help you on your journey. Schedule a Podcast Launch Consultation Session with Nicole using this link: http://bit.ly/WinHers-PodCall. If y

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