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Host Natalie Eckdahl, MBA is a coach to high performing women. She is married with three children ages 4-16. Natalie helps women entrepreneurs own their role as CEO through her business trainings, on air coaching calls and expert interviews. Learn how to master your mindset, grow as a leader, refine your strategies, build your team and gain visibility in your industry. Natalie is also an expert in outsourcing at home and at work. Meet Natalie and fellow listeners at her annual leadership conference for women entrepreneurs, BizChix Live!

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Host Natalie Eckdahl, MBA is a coach to high performing women. She is married with three children ages 4-16. Natalie helps women entrepreneurs own their role as CEO through her business trainings, on air coaching calls and expert interviews. Learn how to master your mindset, grow as a leader, refine your strategies, build your team and gain visibility in your industry. Natalie is also an expert in outsourcing at home and at work. Meet Natalie and fellow listeners at her annual leadership conference for women entrepreneurs, BizChix Live!

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Must-listen for women in business

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Real, authentic, relatable, practical content that you won’t hear one every other business podcast

Love this podcast

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I learn so much!! Thank you for the valuable information :)

iTunes Ratings

440 Ratings
Average Ratings
419
9
2
2
8

Must-listen for women in business

By jel.psyd - Jan 30 2020
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Real, authentic, relatable, practical content that you won’t hear one every other business podcast

Love this podcast

By shaynutter - Jan 16 2020
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I learn so much!! Thank you for the valuable information :)
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Rank #1: 150 : Facebook Groups with Natalie Eckdahl

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In this episode, host Natalie Eckdahl does a deep dive into Facebook Groups.  She participates in groups personally and professionally.  Natalie manages two groups for her own business and thinks they are a fantastic way to connect with and build your community.

  • You will learn about
    • The Types of Groups
    • Who Can Add You to a Group
    • How to Create a Group
    • How to Manage a Group
    • How to Leave or Delete a Group
    • Maximum Number of Groups You Can Join
    • Apps for Groups

Jan 28 2015

35mins

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Rank #2: 288: Time Management for High Performers: How to Map Your Ideal Month, Ideal Week, Theme Days and Time Block

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Sharing some content that will be presented at BizChix Live today! Take back control of your calendar — design your ideal month and ideal week! Plus how to theme your weeks and days and the power of time blocking. Be sure to get the free download straight from the workbook we are using at BizChix Live! 

Key Takeaways:

[1:01] Natalie is at BizChix Live giving the opening keynote! What are some of the topics being covered?The theme for this year's conference is doing things as a CEO.

[6:26] Natalie shares some of her overall views on having a calendar and planning. What’s the difference between a personal calendar and a business calendar?

[10:07] What are theme weeks? Natalie talks about her own themes for each week in an ideal month.

[14:55] Natalie also themes her days in a certain way. It’s important to tune in to what is best for you to get the most out of your week and time block your days.

[18:06] What is an ideal week? Natalie has some recommendations and examples to help you plan the ideal week.

[24:28] Natalie has some other things that you might want to keep in mind when doing your time blocking in your ideal week and ideal month.

[25:56] Natalie is currently accepting applications for CEO Chix Mastermind program and for the 5-figure level as well!

[28:30] Create a CEO date for yourself in the next seven days, and map out your ideal week and ideal month.

Join the BizChix Community

Mentioned in this Episode:

Presale of Tickets for BizChix Live 2018

Google Calendar

“How to Better Control Your Time by Designing Your Ideal Week,” by Michael Hyatt

Michael Hyatt’s Ideal Week

Amy Porterfield's Ideal Week

Marie Poulin’s Ideal week

BizChix Masterminds

BizChix Episodes Mentioned:

“287: Design a High Performing Mastermind with Natalie Eckdahl”

This content first appeared on BizChix.com/288.

Oct 19 2017

34mins

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Rank #3: 190: Online Business Tools and Resources

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^^Subscribe to the Biz Chix Podcast^^It helps us get noticed my more listeners and is the best way to thank Natalie for producing this show for you!Join the Biz Chix community and get access to our Private Facebook Group for female entrepreneurs.-----------------------------------------------I get asked all the time by listeners, my coaching clients and my mastermind members what tools and resources I use to run BizChix.com. Here I open my backoffice so you can hear what makes this ship sail! Please note that some include affiliate links from which I may earn a small commission from. This is not a factor in what I recommend to you, because my integrity is always more important than my income.Check out BizChix.com/190 for links to the resources shared.Text "IdealWeek" to 33444 to download the Ideal Week Template Natalie uses to map out her ideal week.

Sep 08 2015

39mins

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Rank #4: 146 : LinkedIn Strategies with JoAnne Funch

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Have any of you watched the Food Network TV Show CHOPPED where the contestants make a meal out of the mystery ingredients in the basket?

JoAnne Funch, helps business owners take the mystery out of marketing their business and says “Marketing is like a recipe you cook, it doesn’t work without the right ingredients”

She’s a marketing consultant, experienced social media trainer and online marketing strategist as well as an author and blogger. She has worked with hundreds of small business clients helping them establish a marketing process, strategies and implementation of tactics since establishing her marketing business in 1996.

JoAnne especially loves to teach and empower businesses to take control of their social footprint by establishing their voice and implementing a content strategy.

She is a workshop trainer for the University of Minnesota, Business & Economic Development Department, often a guest presenter and speaker for organizations locally and nationally.  JoAnne trains both private companies and individuals on marketing topics including social media specializing in LinkedIn For Business.

In 2013 she was a featured in the Amazon Best Selling Book “Unlocking the Secrets of Successful Women” and is a contributing author to a variety of blogs and news publications such as Yahoo Small Business Advisor and Huffington Post.

When not working you can find JoAnne in the kitchen cooking, entertaining and volunteering for people and causes she cares most about.

You can learn more about JoAnne at:  www.MarketingDish.com and www.LinkedinForBusiness.net

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  • Motivational Quote

“Life is change, growth is optional. Choose wisely.” Karen Kaiser Clark

  • Must Read Book

Thank you so much for listening.  If you enjoyed the episode, please consider subscribing in iTunes  and Stitcher and leaving a rating and or review.  This helps us continue to be featured in New & Noteworthy so that more people can find us.

Click here to join the Biz Chix community

Jan 06 2015

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Rank #5: 126 : Fulfillment by Amazon Expert Jessica Larrew

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Jessica Larrew is a 28 year old wife, mother and entrepreneur.  She has been making a full time income working online for the last 6 years.  Things have really changed in the last 3 years since her husband was able to leave his job as well to work from home with her.  Now they spend most of their time enjoying their family and living like they are retired, while still bringing in a six figure income selling online.

Oct 07 2014

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Rank #6: 72 : Activate your Awesome with Molly Mahar of Stratejoy

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Molly Mahar is a coach, fierce love advocate and joy enthusiast. She is the founder of Stratejoy, a positive corner of the Internet that provides thousands of women inspiring + useful strategies to create their own joyful world. Molly’s work is delivered through small group programs, digital courses and high level one-on-one coaching, focused on gutsy women in transition.  From the quarterlife crisis to the new mama meltdown, the up-and-coming business babe to the career changer, the newlywed to the newly divorced; she helps women get clear on who they are, what they want, and how to get it.  Some call it reinvention.  Molly calls it Activating your Awesome.

A free spirit with a passion for mindful entrepreneurship, Molly loves sharing her passion with others. She’s rocked audiences at the South by Southwest Interactive, lululemonathletica, The US Army Wellness Weekend, Ladies who Launch National Conference, CRAVE Business Symposium and The Junior League.

May 05 2014

43mins

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Rank #7: 88 : Dare To Create A Life You Love with Rémy Chaussé

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Rémy is the best-selling author of “Living Life As An Exclamation Point!” and creator of The Get UNstuck Revolution!™ for extraordinary women with big-ass dreams who were ridiculously unsatisfied with status quo. If you feel stuck and you’ve tried everything, then check out her most recent book called “Get UNstuck – How to Get Out of Status Quo and Get Past Go (In Under 30 Days)!”

Rémy has been featured on the Business Beware Show on FOX Business, the On the Edge Show (a CBS affiliate), Smart Money Talk Radio (an NBC affiliate), and The Women’s Information Network. She is the host of the Get UNstuck Expert Café, a weekly podcast at The Get UNStuck Expert Cafe

Jun 09 2014

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Rank #8: 245: 8 Secrets of My Six Figure Clients

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I noticed a trend among clients whose revenue exceeds Six Figures. There are certain characteristics, business practices and tactics that make them stand out. Here are eight of the secrets to their success. If I could encourage every entrepreneur to make just one change in their business that would have a HUGE impact, that would be to implement secret #1 - Consistency. My six figure clients set big goals every week and hit them week after week after week.

This episode is sponsored by AWeber. Thank you for supporting women entrepreneurs! Find out more and get an all access, 60 Day Free Trial at BizChix.com/Aweber!

An overview of the 8 secrets (listen for all the juicy details!)
  1. Consistency
  2. Sell Local
  3. Laser Focused
  4. Long Term Mindset
  5. Endurance
  6. Invest in Their Personal Growth
  7. Positive Money Mindset
  8. Thick Skinned
Join the Private Facebook Group I host for Female Entrepreneurs.

 

Mentioned in this Episode:

Self Sabotage Episode

Money Mindset Episode

 

Hear the entire #BizChixMonetize series. Now go make some money! Ready to Mastermind in 2017? Click to learn more and apply. Masterminds forming for women entrepreneurs, women podcasters and six figure entrepreneurs.

This content was originally published on BizChix.com.

Dec 13 2016

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Rank #9: 183 : Personal Branding and Social Media Headshots with Melinda Yeaman and Vanessa Van Edwards

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^^Subscribe to the Biz Chix Podcast^^It helps us get noticed my more listeners and is the best way to thank Natalie for producing this show for you!Join the Biz Chix community and get access to our Private Facebook Group for female entrepreneurs.-----------------------------------------------Social Media Summer Camp continues.What is your personal brand online? Do you have a mission statement?How do you change your social media messaging across platforms?What does your headshot say about you?Former Biz Chix Podcast guests Melinda Yeaman (#122) and Vanessa Van Edwards (#101) answer these questions and more!Tweet us and let us know what you thought of the show.Melinda Yeaman @melindayeamanVanessa Van Edwards @vvanedwardsNatalie @bizchixpodcast Here's a tweet you can just copy and paste:Hear personal brand strategies & headshot perceptions on @bizchixpodcast with @melindayeaman @vvanedwards.BizChix.com/iTunesThanks for listening!Don't forget to - Join the Biz Chix community and get access to our Private Facebook Group for female entrepreneurs.-----------------------------------------------BizChix.com/183 has additional information and links from this episode.

Jul 07 2015

29mins

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Rank #10: 100 : Listeners Interview Host Natalie Eckdahl with John Lee Dumas, Julie Busha, Katie Krimitsos and More

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The tables are turned! The Biz Chix Podcast host and entrepreneur Natalie Eckdahl is interviewed by listeners of the show. Get intimate with Natalie as she answers questions about her life, her family and her business.  Natalie also shares how she stays productive running two businesses and being a mom to soon to be 3 children.  Finally, hear some of Natalie's top takeaways from the first 100 episodes!Thanks to Listeners for their Questions    April Lacey, pinupcosmetics.net    Jaime Slutzky, fitwithflair.com    Enya Hixson (10 years old), entrepreneurkidsacademy.com    Brianne Grogan, femfusionfitness.comThanks to Previous Guests for their Shout Outs    Julie Busha    John Lee Dumas    Jenn Paige    Katie Krimitsos

Jul 08 2014

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Rank #11: 326: The Stages of Small Business - the BizChix Entrepreneur Growth Framework

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Did you know that 25% of new businesses do not reach the 5th year in business? I have watched businesses come and go, and at BizChix, we want to help you build you grow a profitable business that supports your lifestyle goals.

This episode is all about the BizChix Entrepreneur Growth Framework, something I developed and first presented at BizChix Live 2017. The framework helps us have a common language to share about our businesses.

No matter whether you’re at the Startup, Validate, Scale or Multiply stage of your business, there are common issues that you have to deal with, as well as struggles and obstacles specific to the different phases. I talk you through my recommendations for each stage, and also key questions you need to ask yourself in order to build and grow a successful business.

Get your Free BizChix Entrepreneur Growth Framework Books or Tools or Events Mentioned: BizChix Episodes Mentioned: Stacking Your Team (SYT) Episodes Mentioned: Work With Natalie: Work with Shelli:

This episode was first published at BizChix.com/326. Subscribe to our sister podcast, Stacking Your Team, on your podcast app or listen at http://bizchix.com/category/team/.

Jul 12 2018

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Rank #12: 181 : Facebook Organic Growth and Viral Posts (Part 1) with Rachel Miller of Kids Activities Blog

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 ^^Subscribe to the Biz Chix Podcast^^It helps us get noticed my more listeners and is the best way to thank Natalie for producing this show for you!Join the Biz Chix community and get access to our Private Facebook Group for female entrepreneurs.-----------------------------------------------This is the first of a two part series on Kids Activities Blog and their Facebook success via Organic Growth.Rachel Miller (part 1) shares how she and her business partner Holly Homer (part 2) grew their Facebook page from 13K to 1.3 Million (yes Million) followers in less than a year.They did this by focusing on what their audience wanted most versus what they wanted to deliver. It was a mindshift.KidsActivtiesBlog.com get 6-10 million page views a month.The next episode feature Holly Homer who bought the site from Rachel a few years ago and now employs Rachel in the business.These ladies are ones to watch. They know how to dig into analytics and figure out the secret sauce that can disrupt a platform.Check out their Facebook Page.Tweet us and let us know what you thought of the show.Rachel @4kidsactivities Natalie @bizchixpodcastHere's a tweet you can just copy and paste:Hey Rachel @4kidsactivities! Love you on @bizchixpodcast and learning a ton about Facebook and Viral Marketing.BizChix.com/iTunesThanks for listening!Don't forget to - Join the Biz Chix community and get access to our Private Facebook Group for female entrepreneurs.-----------------------------------------------BizChix.com/181 has additional information and links from this episode.

Jun 23 2015

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Rank #13: 132 : Productivity Expert and Holistic Time Coach Julie Gray

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Julie Gray is a Holistic Time Coach whose specialty is uncovering your unique system that fits your life and natural work style so that it actually lasts.

Using mindfulness, body-based coaching, and behavioral research, Julie digs deep to release the emotional blocks and stuck mindsets that are holding you back from living life on your terms.

As a certified coach, Julie spent 18 months training in a blend of ADHD and Life Coaching from the Applied Institute of Coaching – where she is now a trainer – and is certified through the International Coach Federation. She has continued her coach and productivity training through ADHD, mindfulness, and body-based programs.

Julie is also the author of the True For You Time Management Workbook.

Oct 28 2014

45mins

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Rank #14: 224: How to Work Full Time and Launch a Business? [Advice from The Biz Chix Community]

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The BizChix Community shares advice on how women can building a side business while still working a full time job. This advice also applies to women who are building a business while taking care of small children full time.

Key Takeaways:

[2:34] Natalie shares positive feedback from a listener.

[4:46] The reality of balancing a side business with other full-time responsibilities.

[6:48] Biz Chix Community Member, Kim, asks how to grow her side business when she works a full-time job and then comes home and takes her of her family.

[10:30] What advice does Natalie give Kim about her current situation?

[11:19] Can you squeeze in nine more hours per week?

[12:57] Several members recommend getting work done in the early morning hours.

[15:11] Time blocking for even simple tasks can increase productivity.

[15:38] How can you involve the family and get them to rally around what you are doing?

[18:49] Cut out the unnecessary and be creative with how you find time to work.

[20:04] How can recognizing a “win” help you?

[24:50] How energy levels and gratitude affect running a business.

[26:11] Community members share expert tips on managing tasks to increase productivity.

[30:36] Planning and time management are key elements to progressing in your business.

[32:39] Natalie emphasizes one of her mottos: “Keep your eyes on your own paper. Keep your eyes on your own business.”

[36:41] Can the movie, “What About Bob?” teach you something about how you approach your business?

Mentioned in this Episode:

Setting Intentions Workshop with Dr. Romie and Natalie

Work with Natalie

If you are struggling in your business and don’t know what to focus on or if you have a business or new product idea and just want someone else to bounce the idea off of, I would love for you to book a 90 minute strategy session with me.

There is no long term commitment and it is the most affordable way to work with me.  

I do these with entrepreneurs at all stages and have also been working with podcasters who want to align their podcast to their business or find a way to monetize their podcast.

Click here: Bizchix.com/workwithme

This content originally appeared on BizChix.com.

Jul 05 2016

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Rank #15: 52 : Instagram Expert - Sue B. Zimmerman aka The Instagram Gal

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Sue B. Zimmerman, aka the #InstagramGal and #TheInstagramExpert, is a master at Instagram for Business. She teaches entrepreneurs, business execs, and marketing professionals how powerful Instagram for business can be. Sue B. is the founder of the online Instagram course Insta-Results, the author of the #1 eBook Instagram Basics for your Business, a Speaker and Business Coach. She also is the founder of SueB.Do& Sue B. Zimmerman Enterprise.

Apr 07 2014

39mins

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Rank #16: 101 : Human Lie Detector and Expert Behavior Analyst, Vanessa Van Edwards leads the Science of People

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Vanessa Van Edwards is the lead investigator at Science of People, a human behavior research lab. She is a Huffington Post columnist and published author. Her innovative work has been featured on NPR, Business Week and USA Today. She regularly gives keynotes and appears in the media to talk about her research. She has written for CNN, Fast Company and Forbes.

Jul 10 2014

48mins

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Rank #17: 51 : Mompreneur Consultant & Twitter Expert - Lara Galloway a.k.a The Mom Biz Coach

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Lara Galloway, The Mom Biz Coach, is an author, speaker, business coach and mentor to mom entrepreneurs and small business owners at MomBiz. Her passion is helping entrepreneurs create and run businesses that honor their priorities and values. She is frequently interviewed for her expertise on work/life balance, starting and running a successful small business, marketing your business on Social Media, and creatively managing your time by media like Forbes, Crain’s Business, ABC, The Chicago Tribune, and More Magazine. Her book, Moms Mean Business: The Guide to a Successful Business and a Happy Life as a Mom Entrepreneur will be published by Career Press in October 2014. When she’s not working, she’s wrangling her three kids with her husband, drinking good wine or micro-brewed beer, and baking something with lots of calories since food is her love language. She loves living in Michigan, especially when it’s 80 degrees and sunny.

Apr 04 2014

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Rank #18: 263: How to Get More Clients

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Learn 12 proven strategies to Get MORE Clients, plus 3 mistakes people often make when they are trying to develop business. I cover this topic constantly with clients during Strategy Sessions and Masterminds and it is the most commonly asked question in the BizChix community.

This episode is sponsored by AWeber.  Thank you for supporting women entrepreneurs! Find out more and get an all access, 60 Day Free Trial at BizChix.com/Aweber

    Episodes Mentioned:   Apply to mastermind with Natalie and get connected with your Awesome Eight! Click to Learn More.

This content first appeared on BizChix.com/263 where you can find the full show notes.

Apr 27 2017

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Rank #19: 163 : From Solopreneur to CEO with Racheal Cook

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Racheal Cook MBA is a green smoothie enthusiast, restorative yoga advocate, and award winning business strategist who believes entrepreneurs can grow their dream business while living their dream life, right now.

After experiencing debilitating anxiety and burnout in her former life in the traditional corporate world, Racheal walked away from a lucrative consulting career and onto a yoga mat. Months later, she married her passion for yoga and business acumen by launching The Yogipreneur, a boutique consultancy teaching the yoga of business and mindful marketing.

Since launching The Yogipreneur in 2008, she’s built a multiple six-figure business inspiring over 10,000 healing and helping entrepreneurs around the world to create profitable, sustainable businesses they can be proud of… all while navigating the beautiful journey of mamahood with three children under the age of 5.

If you’re ready to create more ease and less stress in your business {and life}, join the Fired Up & Focused Challenge at RachealCook.com

Inside This Episode

  • Motivational Quote

  • Must Read Book

Thank you so much for listening.  If you enjoyed the episode, please consider subscribing in iTunes  and Stitcher and leaving a rating and or review.  This helps us continue to be featured in New & Noteworthy so that more people can find us.

Click here to join the Biz Chix community

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Mar 17 2015

1hr 7mins

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Rank #20: 134 : Get Noticed, Networked and Booked with Kristen Brown

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Kristen Brown is the owner of The Happy Hour Effect. She is your Chief Culture Officer helping organizations build happy and productive teams. She uses proven tools and systems to reduce stress, ignite creativity and inspire action. She is a Bestselling Author, Speaker, Consultant and Widow Mom with over 15 years in leadership positions in corporate America, a Master’s Certificate in Integral Theory (the art & science of multiple perspectives) and a Holistic Coaching certification.

She is also host of the podcast The Happy Hour Effect.

Nov 04 2014

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