In this episode of the Balance Boldly Podcast with Naketa Ren Thigpen, we meet Gracie Jones, stalwart in the event planning realm.
I am a no-nonsense person. I’m all about the end product. And I’m all about us all looking good. No, I’m going to treat you all the same if you’re producing what I asked you to produce or executing it the right way. – Gracie Jones [22:25]
What you will learn
· The importance of having an online strategy for business. · Seeing and understanding the big picture · What gig economy is all about. · How she helps people to get started in being an online entrepreneur. · Calculating how many people you need to promote your product for earning the desired daily amount. · How the growth of a business depends on various factors such as time, budget, and commitment. · How to experiment to make your idea work or provide a solution to an existing problem.· The significance of perseverance for entrepreneurs. · How to avoid using your current situation as an excuse to not do enough for yourself. · The importance of using your skills to do what you love. · Why you need to believe in yourself to make your daydream a reality. · Doing your research to see what’s going to work for you, according to your strengths and weaknesses. · Believing in entrepreneurship to create a better society. · The importance of pacing yourself.
More about Gracie Jones
Gracie Jones is a force in the event planning realm, featured on daytime news including Philly’s FOX 29 as well as on various blogs and interviews by several media outlets. Known as a passionate and goal-driven person who gives her best in everything she does.
Recently Rated #8 by Feedspot on The Top 35 Women in Business Podcast to Follow in 2020!
On the Balance Boldly Podcast, host Naketa R. Thigpen talks with ambitious women in business (and a few brave men) from a wide array of industries about their pursuit of success, how they face business burnout and what work/life balance looks like for them. Not your conventional self-help podcast, Balance Boldly uncovers real solutions to real problems afflicting real people at home and in the workplace, daily.
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