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The Startup Pregnant Podcast

Jan 6, 2020

#134 — Careers Twists and Turns

When Brea Starmer was seven months pregnant while working at a startup, she was laid off. In her third trimester, she started a consulting practice and interviewed for jobs—quickly starting her own consulting practice and then launching her company. Between having her first kid and...

Dec 30, 2019

#133 — What does it mean to be an entrepreneur?

One of the things I keep learning from gathering groups of working women together is how broad and diverse the realm of entrepreneurship is. Common culture would have you believe that entrepreneurship looks like a single white dude building a company out of his garage...

Dec 16, 2019

#132 — How To Streamline Your Business: New Minibook

Last time we talked, I was in the middle of a midstream flop.

Sometimes forward progress doesn’t look like progress at all—because other things take a spot on the front burner. It’s hard to acknowledge all that’s happened here at Startup Pregnant...

Nov 18, 2019

#131 — What happens to the dud weeks? Weeks can go by where it feels like no progress is being made.

I’m back for a short and sweet update, and I’m a little nervous to share that I haven’t really made any forward progress over the last few weeks. In fact, I’ve been avoiding recording an update episode because...

Nov 4, 2019

#130 — Goal Setting, Making Progress, and Minibook Updates

It's almost the midpoint of the quarter and I want to check in with progress notes.

My goal this Fall has been to step back from the weekly recording to gain enough space and clarity to do some of the writing projects that have been on the back burner. It...