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Classy on the Outside

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Welcome to Classy on the Outside, where we shed some light on the silent struggles of entrepreneurs. And yes, sometimes we swear.Sharing awkward, funny and just plain real stories of being in business is more than just entertaining. It opens the door on the weird, unexpected stuff behind owning a bu… read more

63 Episodes | 2018 - 2020

Tips on Pricing - Hannah Martin

February 25th, 2020


Setting prices is seriously a struggle, am I right? You're the business owner, so you get to pick your pricing. How do you prevent yourself from undercharging though? And are there some tips to help you figure out if …

Top 5 Perks of Running Your Business from Home

February 18th, 2020


There are plenty of tough things that pop up for entrepreneurs that work from home, but there are plenty of good things too. Let's explore the top five perks of running your business from home in today's episode.

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Can Introverts be Entrepreneurs? - Adria DeCorte, Part 2

February 11th, 2020


Can introverts be successful entrepreneurs? {Spoiler alert: abso-freakin-lutely!} Adria DeCorte joins us again this week for a discussion about being …

Clarify Your Business Message - Adria DeCorte, Part 1

February 4th, 2020


Do you have clear messaging for your business? If not, you could be losing out on opportunities to connect with the people you want to work with. …

Stop What Doesn't Work for Your Business in 2020

January 28th, 2020


What's your least favorite thing about your business? What makes you want to run for the hills? Listen in as we explore what to stop doing that doesn't work for your business in 2020. Then, join the conversation with …

New Year's Resolutions Check-In

January 21st, 2020


Are you someone who makes resolutions and sticks to them? Or do they fizzle out at the end of the month? Perhaps you're like me, a New Year's …

Lessons from Taking a Business Break

January 14th, 2020


What can you learn from taking a little break in business? There are plenty of lessons to be learned, as it turns out. Listen in as we dive into my own break from podcasting and what you can do for you and your business …

Podcast Plan for the New Year

January 7th, 2020


It's a brand new year and the podcast is back for more real-on-the-inside episodes! Listen to find out what you can expect from the new episodes in 2020 and why you might be surprised by a few new things. Don't forget …

Getting Curious about Entrepreneurs & Anxiety

November 18th, 2019


Anxiety creeps up in a lot of ways for business owners. Listen to this episode for a common example of how anxiety can pop up for you as an entrepreneur and learn a simple exercise to help you get the root cause of it. …

How to Cope with Anxiety as an Entrepreneur - Vikki Louise

November 5th, 2019


How do you cope with anxiety as an entrepreneur? We've all got some degree of some type of anxiety, so it's a quest that applies to all business owners. Actually, anxiety is basically unavoidable as entrepreneurs. But …

Help for Multi-Passionate Entrepreneurs

October 28th, 2019


If you haven't heard the term "multi-passionate entrepreneur" before, it basically refers to people who have lots and lots of different interests. …

Creating One Business from Multiple Passions - Zanetta Kok

October 22nd, 2019


As human beings, we typically have more than one thing we're interested in or super passionate about. It can seem impossible though to create one …

When is it Time to Try Something New?

October 15th, 2019


You ever get stuck in a rut within your business? Sometimes, as entrepreneurs, we can get stuck without even knowing it--which kinda sucks, actually.  It might be from fear of trying new things or because we tend to …

Dress Your Business Message - Toi Sweeney

October 8th, 2019


What does it mean to "dress your message" in your business? Listen to this episode with Toi Sweeney, author of Secrets of a Well Dressed Brand, to find out! Toi is a kick-ass female entrepreneur who has an amazing sense …

It's October: Have You Hit Your Business Goals?

October 1st, 2019


October 1st: what is the first thing you think of? Fall colors? Pumpkin spice lattes? A slower pace? Or, is your immediate reaction a panicky, …

How to Go From Soul-Sucking Day Job to Energized Entrepreneur - Katrina Widener

September 24th, 2019


How do you go from being stuck at a soul-sucking day job to being an energized entrepreneur? Today's guest, Katrina Widener, fills us in on her …

Business and Politics: Do They Mix?

September 17th, 2019


Do you mix business and politics? Or do you keep your political beliefs completely separate from your public persona, and therefore your business?

Entertainment with a Side of Transformation and Manifestation with Justin Webb

September 10th, 2019


This episode is a little different. It's more for your entertainment than anything. Yes, there are some business and personal development takeaways and you'll find some inspiration woven throughout the episode. But …

The "Big" Podcast Reveal: Business Lessons Learned

August 27th, 2019


You ever build up something so much that you're terrified of it? Tune in to hear what happened when I finally announced that I was doing this podcast for female entrepreneurs. I'm also sharing some lessons learned to …

Productivity Tips for Female Entrepreneurs with Jodi Womack

August 20th, 2019


Do you wish you could be more productive as a business owner or side hustler (or both)? Tune in to hear from Jodi Womack, author of the book Get …

The Business of Podcasting: a behind-the-scenes look

August 13th, 2019


We need more honesty about the entrepreneurial journey. Do you agree? If so, you'll want to listen to this episode which is an exploration of some successes and disappointments in the first year of this podcast. As …

From People Pleasing to Confident Solopreneur with Kathy Frogosa

August 6th, 2019


What does it take to go from a people pleasing perfectionist to a confident solopreneur? Kathy Frogosa of Frogosa's Elite Solutions joins us this …

Self Care Ideas for Business Owners

July 30th, 2019


The last thing the world needs is another cheesy list of ideas for business owners that's a mile long because someone needed to take up space on the internet. Today's episode includes an in-depth example on trying out a …

The Importance of Self Care in Business with Adam Dince

July 23rd, 2019


Self care isn't just another over-used term. It's actually a really important concept to understand--and practice--if you run a business. Adam Dince joins us this week to talk about self care, give examples of it and …

What Happens When a Perfectionist is Honest in Business

July 16th, 2019


All kinds of things happen when a perfectionist starts being honest in business. (And no, I'm not advocating that anyone lie.) This episode is about admitting that you don't have all the answers, all the time. You'd be …

Burning Your Business Model to the Ground with Laura Pennington Briggs

July 9th, 2019


Sometimes we solopreneurs and freelancers have to burn it all down to start fresh. Today's guest shares her story and illustrates the amazing results …

What to Do When You Feel Stuck

June 25th, 2019


As an entrepreneur, feeling stuck is especially tough. If you've ever been spinning your wheels and feeling stuck, tune in to this episode. You'll …

The Courage to Create Your Life with Andi Eaton

June 18th, 2019


As a published author (times 2!), traveling creatIve director and consultant Andi Eaton knows a thing or two about the courage it takes to create and …

Classy on the Outside, Awkward on the Inside

June 11th, 2019


You asked for it, you got it! Join me on this week's episode where I share out some of the reasons why I have earned the title CAO (Chief Awkwardness Officer). And don't leave me hanging! Join the conversation over at …

Fear & Your Business with Jane Mountain

June 4th, 2019


In today's episode, Jane Mountain of My Five Acres joins us to talk about fears. As entrepreneurs, we've all got 'em! The key is figuring out whether …

Show Yourself Some Grace

May 28th, 2019


What happens when you come back from a vacation and are on the go, non-stop and now it's another short week with too much to do? All together now: Stress! But instead of freaking out, try showing yourself some grace …

From Burnt Out to Abundant with Audree Kate

May 14th, 2019


What do you get when you have three businesses, you say yes to everything and you try to make everyone happy? Burnt out, that's what! Audree Kate Lopez talks to us about how in the world she managed to create abundance …

I Can Do This...But Should I?

May 7th, 2019


It can be way too easy to get sucked into the trap of doing something just because you technically can. But, just because you CAN doesn't mean you SHOULD. If you're a people-pleaser, a perfectionist or someone who has …

Business Beliefs, Boundaries & Balance with Tara Wagner

April 30th, 2019


What do beliefs have to do with boundaries and balance in business? Plenty! Tara Wagner joins us to discuss the importance of mindset, setting boundaries and whether that work/life balance thing is really possible. Tune …

Perfection is a Killer

April 23rd, 2019


Fellow perfectionists, listen in on round 2 as I dive into some examples of how perfectionism kills off creativity and new ideas. This quick episode will help spur you on to take action on that thing in your business …

How to Fail at Being Perfect with Eff Perfect

April 16th, 2019


This one's for you, my fellow entrepreneurial perfectionists! Listen in with Jenna and Ashley of Eff Perfect as we discuss the signs of perfectionism and what to do about them when they start creeping in. This episode …

10 Questions to Get Clarity in Your Business

April 9th, 2019


Are you feeling 'stuck' somewhere within your business? In today's episode, we'll walk through 10 questions to help you get some clarity in your business, get out of your own head and finally get un-stuck. First, be …

Pivot, Quit or Succeed with Louise Henry

April 2nd, 2019


If you've ever found yourself contemplating a shift in your business or thinking about shutting it down and starting a new venture, do yourself a favor and tune in. Louise Henry joins us to discuss her three different …

Stop Justifying Your Business

March 26th, 2019


Have you ever gotten frustrated with something new that you're trying out in your business? It's hard enough trying something outside of our comfort zones but to make matters worse, sometimes it feels like we have to …

Courage in Business with Allison Nelson

March 19th, 2019


Allison Nelson joins us today to discuss having courage in business. You as a fellow entrepreneur will totally get this, because courage is a must for being in business. You've got to have the courage to admit it when …

Having Fun in Your Business

March 15th, 2019


Are you allowing yourself to have fun in your business? Or are you of the mindset that work shouldn't be fun? 

Listen in to find out what limiting …

Working from Home with Karima Neghmouche

March 5th, 2019


Working from home comes with a ton of perks. But...things can get awkward too. 

Karima Neghmouche dishes on her go-to tactics to push past her inner critic, about getting ready for the day and why it's totally okay to …

From "No" to "I've Got This" with Dr. Darria

February 19th, 2019


Doctor, author, consultant making regular appearances on CNN, Fox News and The Dr. Oz there anything Dr. Darria Long Gillespie doesn't do? 

Dealing with Overwhelm

February 18th, 2019


Feeling overwhelmed? I get you. Solopreneurs have a TON of stuff to do, all the time. And no one else to do it for you! 

Take a listen to this short …

Understanding the Impostor Complex with Tanya Geisler

February 7th, 2019


By now you know about Impostor Syndrome, but do you really understand it? 

Tanya Geisler joins us today to dissect the Impostor Complex (it's actually not a 'syndrome') and she offers up some wisdom for those of us that …

From Pain to Purpose: Jaymie Gerena's Transformational Journey

January 28th, 2019


If you've ever felt that you just don't fit in or that you're not 'enough,' then this, my friend, is a must-listen episode for you. 

Join in as Jaymie Gerena shares her transformational journey from pain to purpose …

End of Year Recap

January 22nd, 2019


Even though it's getting to be the end of January, it's not too late to look back at your year and do a recap!  

What can these end of year recaps tell you? Well, for one thing it will really help you celebrate your …

Impostor Syndrome & Owning Your Brilliance

January 15th, 2019


Have you ever been confused about how to figure out your strengths? 

Or whether that voice you hear is your inner critic or your intuition?

Then this episode is for you! 

Heather Whelpley joins us with a fresh …

What are you waiting for?

December 31st, 2018


Do you ever find yourself waiting? 

Waiting on perfection. Waiting on the new year. Waiting until you feel 'ready.' 


It's a struggle to stop waiting and start doing sometimes, especially for those of us who are …

Building Businesses: A roller coaster journey

December 26th, 2018


What does it look like to build several (!) successful online businesses? As anyone who has ever been in business knows, the journey of owning and …

Two Easy Tweaks to Get Your Christmas Spirit Back

December 25th, 2018


Feeling frazzled, hurried and just kind of ‘blah’ about Christmas this year? I get it. That’s why I took a suggestion from one of my closest friends and recorded this quick little episode on the fly this Christmas …

5 Tips to Handle Stress

November 27th, 2018


Business, to-do lists, personal situations, and holidays...they all add up to stress sometimes. But what do you do when there are things you're …

Undercharging in Business: The Underlying Factors

November 9th, 2018


Coming up with pricing for your business is tough stuff! On the surface, it may seem easy to set pricing and stick to it. But as any business owner or freelancer knows, there are oh-so-many factors and potential …

Wracne: a rant

November 3rd, 2018


This is a rant that's not entirely business related. It's short and to the point, plus I have a feeling it's rather relevant to most you agree?

Loneliness & Boundaries: The Struggles of Entrepreneurs

October 24th, 2018


Picture this: you've finally started that business you have dreamed of and you're working from home. Literally a dream come true since it's exactly what you worked for! But why does it feel so lonely?! Join Jamie Van …

Avoiding the Negative Spiral Road

October 16th, 2018


You know that feeling when little things just keep going wrong in your day? Technology fails, the internet conks out on you during a live video …

Impostor Syndrome & The Inner D-Bag with Lauren Bacon

October 5th, 2018


"I'm not good enough." "I'm so stupid, why do I always do that?!" "What right do I have to be here? I'm no expert!" Do these thoughts sound familiar? Well, my friend, you just might have an inner douchebag. Or impostor …

Awkward Adventures in a Classy Town

September 10th, 2018


Have you ever found yourself somewhere you just knew you were out of your league? Join me in laughing as I share my awkward Vail adventures, then tell me what experiences you’ve had that are similarly awkward. Who …

4 Tips to Get Your Business Brain on Track

August 21st, 2018


Did you identify with yesterday’s episode and you’ve been in the place where you’re trying to work on your business but just can’t get out of your …

Business Planning: Getting Out of Your Head

August 20th, 2018


Have you ever sat down to create a vision for your company? Or started a business plan? If you have, then you know the frustrations that can come with it. How do you get out of your own head to get your thoughts down on …

Cheez-Its: A Happy Accident in Business

August 13th, 2018


What does a YouTube channel, a business woman and Cheez-It dust have in common? The perfect combination of classy on the outside and real on the Inside! Sometimes, happy accidents do happen in business.

Awkward Business Situations

August 13th, 2018


Hey fellow business owners and entrepreneurs, have you ever been in an awkward business situation? You know the kind I mean: it’s embarrassing, mortifying and totally your own doing. Listen in, then tell me about one of …

Classy on the Outside, Real on the Inside

August 13th, 2018


Calling all business owners and entrepreneurs! Do you ever feel like you project this amazingly confident and poised business person who has her stuff together, but internally you feel alone and maybe a little crazy? …

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