Carving Your Own Path with Jen Carrington | Ep12

How can we shed the “shoulds” of our life to follow our own path? In this episode, we talk with Jen Carrington about running a service-based business, beating comparison, and embracing the unexpected. 

 

Summary:

  • how she became a content coach from her blogging beginnings
  • why it helps to build an audience before launching your business
  • why she doesn’t focus on passive income products and instead prioritizes services
  • how to beat exhaustion as an entrepreneur and find more energy for yourself
  • how to design your day to fit your internal schedule
  • why she loves working from home (psst, it includes cats and yoga pants!)
  • how she started to carve her own path and how you can too
  • what her core values are and how they guide her business
  • how to know which stories to share for authenticity 

 

 

Quotables:

  • “The magic happens when we’re creating space together.” (Tweet it!) 
  • “It’s easier to get started with services than passive income.” (Tweet it!)
  • “Everyone has to figure out how they work best.” (Tweet it!) 
  • “You have to make sure that your well is filled first.” (Tweet it!)
  • “I like to live my truth out loud to encourage others to live their truth out loud.” (Tweet it!)
  • “Choose to be the best version of yourself and know it’s an ongoing process.” (Tweet it!) 
  • “Keep a little piece of yourself so when you go to bed at night, you belong to yourself + not to your brand.” (Tweet it!) 
  • “I have my monetary needs on the table but it isn’t the biggest voice at the table.” (Tweet it!) 
  • “We have to give ourselves grace to want what we want.” (Tweet it!) 

 

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