Episode 54: Why Mothers Make the Ultimate Entrepreneurs

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Today we’re debunking a common misconception about motherhood and entrepreneurship, and revealing three reasons why mothers are actually wired for thriving success as business owners (and parents)! Join us!

In This Episode

  • How becoming a parent has shifted things for Mike [1:52]
  • Theory of Mind and the “pruning” process a new mother’s brain undertakes [5:21]
  • The most important things you can do to help new parents [8:37]
  • Why you need to slow down when you’re an entrepreneur who becomes a parent [12:17]
  • Becoming a parent doesn’t come with of instructions – how this applies to business! [13:39]
  • The best advice Kate has ever heard about parenting [15:14]
  • The most impactful business books [18:40]

Selected Links from the Episode

Sustainable Success Workshop 

Meal Train

Liz Long’s Video on Slow Success (***link needed)

Mothering from Your Center by Tami Lynn Kent

The ONE Thing by Gary Keller

Essentialism by Greg McKeown

People Mentioned

Dr. Shefali Amy Porterfield

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  • Amber Bishop-Kainu

    Thanks you two, you’ve really just made my day. I laughed so hard in the first bit. The honestly is so nice to hear. Greetings from Nivala, Finland.

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