276 episodes

Being Boss is a podcast for creative entrepreneurs, freelancers, and side-hustlers, whether you're wanting to quit your day job or have been your own boss for a while now. Authors and "business besties" Emily Thompson and Kathleen Shannon dig into the mindset, habits, routines, boundaries, branding, marketing tactics, business strategies, systems, and processes that help you make money doing what you love. Join us as we interview bosses such as Brené Brown, Brooke Castillo, Marie Forleo, Ramit Sethi, Danielle LaPorte, Chalene Johnson, Mike Michalowicz of Profit First, Melissa Hartwig of Whole30, and more! Subscribe, rate, and review wherever you listen to good podcasts.

Being Boss: Mindset, Habits, Tactics, and Lifestyle for Creative Entrepreneurs Being Boss

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    • 4.7, 7 Ratings

Being Boss is a podcast for creative entrepreneurs, freelancers, and side-hustlers, whether you're wanting to quit your day job or have been your own boss for a while now. Authors and "business besties" Emily Thompson and Kathleen Shannon dig into the mindset, habits, routines, boundaries, branding, marketing tactics, business strategies, systems, and processes that help you make money doing what you love. Join us as we interview bosses such as Brené Brown, Brooke Castillo, Marie Forleo, Ramit Sethi, Danielle LaPorte, Chalene Johnson, Mike Michalowicz of Profit First, Melissa Hartwig of Whole30, and more! Subscribe, rate, and review wherever you listen to good podcasts.

    #231 - Business as Creative Expression with Maia Toll of Herbiary

    #231 - Business as Creative Expression with Maia Toll of Herbiary

    Author and business owner Maia Toll joins us today to talk  about using your business as an outlet for your creative expression, how to use intuition in your business, and how you can stay motivated for the long haul. Maia also took some time to tell us the fascinating story of how she became an entrepreneur and what led her to write her book series.

    • 1 hr 9 min
    #230 - Being a Creative

    #230 - Being a Creative

    Putting aside the strict business talk, Emily and Kathleen discuss the importance of being a creative, the difference between a creative process and a business process, what being creative actually looks like, cooking, and how to keep going when you get blocked.

    • 1 hr 1 min
    #229 - Healthy Money Habits with Danetha Doe

    #229 - Healthy Money Habits with Danetha Doe

    Finance expert Danetha Doe joins Emily in this episode to talk about addressing your money stories, combating scarcity mindset, tips for building a solid financial foundation, how the shifting economy is changing our relationships with money, and so much more.

    • 58 min
    #228 - Sustainable Business Practices

    #228 - Sustainable Business Practices

    Ebbs and flows are inevitable, so having sustainable business practices is key for long-term success. Kathleen joins Emily today to talk about those basic practices, which include starting small and bootstrapping, leveraging what you already have, marketing tactics, not over-committing to social media, and big picture CEO-level management.

    • 1 hr 1 min
    #227 - Q+A Part 2: Scaling, Seasons, and Sales Funnels

    #227 - Q+A Part 2: Scaling, Seasons, and Sales Funnels

    Emily recently hosted a Q&A session in the Being Boss Community, and now we're publishing her answers in a two-part series. In this second episode, Emily answers questions about scaling a business based on highly personalized services, dealing with the lack of inspiration, readying your business for starting a family, and more.

    • 42 min
    #226 - Q+A Part 1: Contractors, Company Culture, and Cold Calls

    #226 - Q+A Part 1: Contractors, Company Culture, and Cold Calls

    Emily recently hosted a Q&A session in the Being Boss Community, and now we're publishing her answers in a two-part series. In this first episode, Emily tackles navigating uneasy feelings around onboarding a contractor into your top-secret processes, how to overcome overwhelm as a multi-passionate and totally prolific creative, how to maintain company culture as a remote team, how to determine the most important metrics to track in your business, and how to cold call like a boss.

    • 46 min

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Kathleen & Emily keep the tone of their podcasts fresh and light, yet still delve into some meaningful topics. I love the variety of topics covered and I always find useful and inspiring information in every episode!

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