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Taking the Next Best Step with Shannon Litton

5by5 CEO and President Shannon Litton shares practical examples of what it looks like to put people first, give back as a business leader, and manage your schedule as a busy working mom.

Believing in Yourself with Bailey Spaulding

Jackalope co-founder Bailey Spaulding shares her story of deciding to pursue her passion and building a successful, woman-owned brewery.

Learning to Lead with Lisa Powers Struble

BANDED Owner and CEO Lisa Powers Struble discusses the leadership and business lessons she’s learned since transitioning from corporate executive to owner of a social enterprise.

Simplifying Your Life with Emily Ley

Simplified founder Emily Ley shares her story of building a side hustle on Etsy into a multi-million dollar company.

Getting Back to Business

“Life’s events unfold in a way that doesn’t always map to what you think your career direction is going to head into.” -Nancy McSharry Jensen Their Stories of Success… When Nancy McSharry Jensen and Sarah Duenwald were preparing to re-enter the workforce after taking career breaks, they each realized that women face significant challenges when […]

Knowing Your Value with Domonique Townsend

“Other people can inspire you, but the direct influence needs to be you and only you, at your own pace and your own timeline.” -Domonique Townsend Her Story of Success… Domonique Townsend spent years being undervalued by the companies she worked for, and when she decided to take the leap to start her own business, […]