The Uncomfortable Newbie

Amanda Lairsey | The Caffeinated Woman writes on expanding your comfort zone. She says the only way to actually expand it is to step outside of it. Read more on the blog.

What happens to a fish out of water? It dies.   My grandmother took me fishing several times when I was a little girl. She taught me how to hook the worm, cast the reel, and wait patiently in silence until I felt a little “bobbing” of my rod. I remember the first time that I caught a fish… It was… emotional. I was so excited that I finally caught something! I remember jumping up and down while screaming, “I[Read more]

Your Business has a greater purpose

Leah Payne is a photographer, but most importantly... a Christian. I asked her to share about how her faith has impacted her business. Read more on the blog.

Have you ever felt afraid to share your faith? Specifically as business owners, it is easy to worry that a client may not agree with your perspectives and… leave without purchasing. The fear of missing out on the opportunity because of your beliefs is a real struggle for many business owners. However, this week… Leah Payne tells us exactly why sharing our faith and keeping it prevalent will give us a greater purpose while actually pushing us closer to success. I’m[Read more]

A Bold Moment Worth Documenting. #coffeeshoplife

Amanda Lairsey is inspiring female entrepreneurs to be bold and fearless in their pursuits. Follow her blog for more inspirational stories, growth tips, and marketing hacks.

Tonight I’m writing from a local coffee shop in Franklin, TN. The mocha lattes are the best here. AND so is the atmosphere. In fact… as I sit here in front of my laptop trying to find inspiration for my next free workshop… all I can do is watch and listen to the bold people in this place. Despite the media’s negative feed this morning…  I see SO much good. The people at Frothy Monkey on a Monday night: I’m[Read more]

Be a Proud Dreamer who turns the impossible into possible.

I’m a dreamer y’all. I fall asleep and dream Every. Single. Night. Sometimes I dream crazy stuff like solving murder mysteries (Thank you Netflix binges), buuttttttt MOST of the time I dream about work. I know that probably sounds boring to you, but it’s true. I love my work and my mind is clearly infatuated with it. In fact, sometimes my dreams are so vivid that I often question if I actually did the work or dreamed it. I find[Read more]