Episodes
What comes first, the chicken or the egg? That’s the age-old question, isn't it? But what about for your business? Come with me today to work through what comes first for current-day business owners...the membership or the course! Hit the Highlights [01:20] My challenge for you! [6:11] What are the differences? [07:23] Evaluate YOUR needs & content. [11:25] What benefits your client? [13:17] How to get started Important Links Make sure to pop over to my Instagram...
Published 09/28/22
There is so much opportunity in the online space and I want you to have a sliver of that space so you can grow your business. The online space is consistently changing, so it’s important to know what to expect and how to navigate those changes. Plus, I’ll talk about some predictions for the rest of the year and 2023. Hit the Highlights [01:02] the ridiculous excuses people tell me about why they aren’t making money [02:33] The mindset behind thinking the market is too saturated for...
Published 09/26/22
Published 09/26/22
What the heck are multiple revenue streams? If you own a business, then trust me, THIS EPISODE IS FOR YOU. It’s wisdom and insurance to have more than one way of making money in your business. Join me today to find out what this could look like for you! Hit the Highlights [01:55] What does “Multiple Revenue Streams” mean? [03:49] What real-life revenue streams Team Allwood uses [06:28] When to have a separate business vs all under one umbrella ...
Published 09/21/22
Let’s talk about what’s happening now in vendor markets! Our economy has shifted but vendor markets are still popular as ever! Today I’m talking with Nell Stortz as we discuss the episode she and I did a few years ago (episode 89) and how vendor markets have changed since then. We’ll talk about what’s working, her ‘secret’ formulas for show success and the keys to a successful vendor business PLUS Nell will catch us up on what she’s doing now! (Hint, hint: I talk to her alllll day, every...
Published 09/19/22
You’ve invested in a mastermind or training, but have you thought about investing in your travel experience? In today’s episode, I’m sharing my 7 tips on how to get the most out of your business travel experience. If you are an entrepreneur you don't work for anyone else, therefore you have to stir up your own self when it comes to getting ready. Put extra effort into your travel. Here’s what I know to be true, a lot of people travel for business, but have yet to invest in the experience for...
Published 09/14/22
The idea of the phrase “fake it till you make it” is terrible advice! Basically, it means to behave like you are a certain thing, know a certain thing, or can do a certain thing before you actually can or are.  In this podcast episode, I am going to reframe the phrase for you so you can look at it in a different way. By doing things in your business before you’re ready. Invest in things that will change the position of your heart before you get to something. Start doing things for your...
Published 09/12/22
So many of you are still trying to do all the things while building a business and today I want to talk to you about NOT doing it all yourself...because you don't have to! There is so much power in hiring a virtual assistant. There is power in asking for help and there is power in delegating so YOU have more time to do the things you LOVE doing inside your business! Let’s talk through how to go about hiring and the benefits of Virtual Assistants. Here at Jennifer Allwood, we have our own VA...
Published 09/07/22
I’ll be honest…I have a love/hate relationship with social media. It’s totally changed my business and it’s changed my life. So I’m super grateful for it for that reason! But I also know I need to have healthy boundaries with it. Otherwise, it would totally rule my life. That’s what this podcast is all about…creating healthy boundaries while still utilizing all it has to offer for business and for fun…because let’s face it, it’s not going anywhere! Hit the Highlights  (2:45) Tips to reframe...
Published 08/31/22
How do you truly reframe your thoughts so you can flip the script? In this special bonus episode from a live training I held this week, I am going to talk all about how choosing to change the way you think about something, reframe it, so you can change your life. Your past is not going to change. Things that have happened, you have no control over. But you do have control over how you think about those things. I've recently launched my new life coaching group, Reframed and this is exactly...
Published 08/26/22
What is life coaching?  I'm sure you may have been hearing more and more about life coaching in the past few years, but what is it anyway? Life coaching is changing the way you think. How we think about things produces feelings and when we feel a certain way, we act a certain way. We get results based on how we act. Let's talk about it today!! Hit the Highlights  (02:40) Life coaching is not therapy  (05:30) Life coaching is not business coaching  (07:50) A good life coach finds blind...
Published 08/24/22
There are dangers of staying stuck, friends. When you are stuck, you stay small. If you are someone who is stuck in life or business, all of the classes in the world will not help that. It isn't you figuring out a new email strategy or the next social media trend. Your mindset is the number one thing that will hold you back. And staying stuck will always come back to fear. Let's talk about the dangers of staying stuck on today's podcast.     Hit the Highlights  (03:30) Let others point out...
Published 08/17/22
Are you going all in? Or are you just dipping in a toe?  I'm not holding back today, friends and I actually might step on your toes just a little bit. I love you, but I will never tell you what you want to hear. I don't believe in that.  How hard are you pushing in your business? On today's podcast, I'm actually challenging you to really get to the root of the issue of why you're holding back in your business. I love you way too much to let you stay stuck where you are. Join me today!!  ...
Published 08/10/22
A few weeks back, I shared a photo on social media of an emergency food package that we had delivered, and I couldn't believe how many messages I received about wanting to know more! So...here's a bonus episode all about emergency planning, and specifically the emergency planning that my family and I have been preparing. I want you to grab pen and paper and take note of what you might take away from this episode. This episode won't be for everyone, so take this information and do with it what...
Published 08/05/22
There are a lot of reasons why we don't rest. And there are all kinds of reasons, or excuses rather, that we tell ourselves so we don't stop to take break. I'm going to call you out on this today and remind you why you do need to rest. I love you so much, but you know I'm always going to tell you the truth. Not resting might be keeping your business small and I want to talk about this on today's episode. Hit the Highlights  (03:15) Rest willingly or rest because you're forced to (05:15)...
Published 08/03/22
Letting go of something in your business that is no longer serving you is never a decision that will never come lightly. But it can be a very important one so you can keep moving forward. There are many reasons you might be hanging on to products or services that don't move the needle, and sometimes we keep things that are not producing fruit, simply out of ego. Holding on to these things for the wrong reasons could be the one thing that's keeping you from growing. Let's talk about it on...
Published 07/27/22
Momentum in your business can sometimes come to a screeching halt. Especially during the summer months when kids are home and vacations are coming, but this is when we have to be super intentional and prepare for the times we know we can't be moving full throttle. Over the many years of coaching women through these periods, I've noticed two things happen consistently when it comes to letting off the gas and losing the momentum you've gained. Let's talk about them on today's podcast so you...
Published 07/20/22
Courage is contagious. It just is. I, personally, am wired for safety...but I have a kid in my own home who shows me what courage looks like nearly every single day. Thank you, Lord! When you're around courageous people, it can change you. You either know someone, are someone or are raising someone who changes things around them with their courage. And what does courage look like in business? Let's talk about this today!  Hit the Highlights  (04:00) What being around courage people does to...
Published 07/13/22
My special guest on today's episode is the one and only Brooke Thomas!  Brooke has to be one of the most energetic and joyful people I know! And, she's got a fabulous love of bright colors like myself. On today's special episode, Brooke and I talk about all the things...cancer, entrepreneurship, inner critics and so much more. But we really get into silencing that voice in your head that tries to convince you that you can't push through. Dealing with that inner critic is a passion project for...
Published 07/06/22
Are you making 6 figures in your business? The first $100k in your business is the hardest to make. It's just the truth. Income leaps can happen pretty rapidly in business, but for some reason that first goal is the most difficult. The trick here is that when your biz isn't bringing in enough to afford some of the resources that it takes to grow, it's really important to get super creative is important. Let's talk about 3 things that will make it easier to get to your first $100k in the...
Published 06/29/22
Who doesn't love a good summer business hacks!? Today is a super fun podcast, friends...so different than anything I've done before. My Next Level Mastermind is a small, intimate group of women I work with. The coolest thing I think we do inside this coaching group is our live event together twice a year! We help women really, truly get to their next level in their business. On today's podcast, I really want you to hear some of these success stories from some of the women inside this group....
Published 06/22/22
Have you felt like you don't belong? Do you sometimes feel like you don't belong anywhere, especially when it comes to business? I actually believe this feeling of not belonging is is related to trauma and that it shows up in every aspect of our lives, including our businesses. Believe it or not, those wounds of the past, that have not yet been healed, can absolutely affect how you're doing all the things right now. Many of our decisions come out of these parts of our lives and can lead to...
Published 06/15/22
What if no one buys from me?! That's a great question, friends, and one I get asked a lot!  The root of this particular worry, is fear. Fear is behind so so many things, and the truth is, when you're rolling out something new, it's so normal to go through something that feels like walking a battlefield. But let me ask you this, what is the worst thing that can happen if no one actually buys from you? Let's talk about that today...the answer might surprise you. Hit the Highlights  (03:31)...
Published 06/08/22
Everyone needs a hype squad. I think as grown ups, we can learn a thing or two from our youth because there is something super special about the way they really pump each other up right now. It's so amazing how they can get on social media and completely hype each other up in whatever it is they're doing. Friend, you could really benefit from having a group of people around you that encourage you and hype you up. Let's talk about it today! Hit the Highlights  (02:00) How the youth are...
Published 06/01/22
Friends, what does it look like to be fiercely loved? On today's podcast, Lisa Bevere joins me to talk about her brand new devotional, Fiercely Loved. I often wonder why so many women second guess themselves and don't know their true worth, so join Lisa and I today as we dive into this really important subject.  Hit the Highlights (06:30) The title of the new devotional, Fiercely Loved (09:15) The implication that you're 'less than'   (11:00) Why do women second guess themselves so...
Published 05/25/22