Episode 52 features Dr. Roshawnna Novellus. She is the Founder and CEO of EnrichHER, a financial technology platform with regulatory approval to help women secure funding to grow their ventures. EnrichHER is disrupting traditional and predatory lending terms through its credit model and lending environment. EnrichHER’s investment platform is fueling the growth of women business by enabling female founders to secure capital in an affordable and non-dilutive way. Dr. Novellus is a gender equality advocate who believes in economic empowerment and inclusive economic growth. Roshawnna served on the Commission on Women for the City of Atlanta and was honored as one of the Women Who Means Business by the Atlanta Business Chronicle, one of the 40 Under 40 by Georgia Trend, and as a Halcyon Fellow for Social Impact. During this episode, Dr. Novellus shares insight on building ecosystems that help women get funding to grow incredible ventures through capital and connections.
Episode 46 features Nathan Hirsch. He is a serial entrepreneur and expert in remote hiring and eCommerce. Nathan started his first eCommerce business out of his college dorm room and has sold over $30 million online. He is now the co-founder and CEO of FreeeUp.com, a marketplace that connects businesses with pre-vetted freelancers in
eCommerce, digital marketing, and much more. He regularly appears on leading podcasts, such as Entrepreneur on Fire, and speaks at live events about online hiring tactics. During this episode, Nathan shares insight on the skills and prep work needed to have a successful freelancing career.
Episode 40 features Ashley Kirkwood, Esq. She negotiated a $60,000 raise and bonus at her job. Ashley eventually transitioned away from that role and started her own law firm focused on helping entrepreneurs, start-ups and social media influencers. Before law school, Ashley spent her time consulting for startup companies. Her legal accomplishments has garnered her press recognitions. Her experience as an entrepreneur, consultant, and lawyer at a large law firm led her to create Mobile General Counsel. Ashley shares how you can master salary negotiation.
Episode 39 features Ellen Burton. She is a change agent who’s on a mission to support organizations in shifting to a culture of civility in the workplace. Ellen is a certified Executive Coaching skills through Newfield Network. She has worked as an executive pharmaceutical sales consultant and trainer. As a result of her career experiences and current leadership examples, Ellen’s passion for workplace civility escalated. Ellen is a Certified Kolbe Facilitator and a trusted affiliate withTiara International that travels the country as a lecturer and leadership coach. She’s igniting conversations and coaching corporations and universities on various business topics, ranging from Strategies to Managing Generations to Business Communication Skills. During this episode, Ellen shares how corporate culture impacts wellness, productivity, and profit through workplace civility.
Episode 36 features Chef and Culinary Educator, Emily Ellyn. She is the Home Economics teacher you’ve always wanted! She single handedly started the Retro Rad cooking movement and encourages everyone to dig through their mother’s recipe box, dust off their pressure cookers and crock pots, and take the old and make it new. With her quirky persona and trademark cat-eye glasses, you’ll find Emily cooking at food events around the world, lecturing or hosting special events, and doing brand consulting – all while developing her Retro Rad culinary TV career. Through it all, she’s gained a loyal following. You’ve seen her on “Food Network Star,” “Cupcake Wars” on Food Network and morning news shows across the country – as well as a cameo cartoon appearance on the “Simpsons!” Emily is going to share how being authentic and confidently true to herself consistently has advanced her in her career in culinary arts while enjoying the journey.