Fearless Hustle Collective
It's finally here!
The Fearless Hustle Collective podcast for creative female entrepreneurs is finally here.
Honest conversations about the ups and downs of running your own business and the fear that we need to overcome to make it happen.
So whether you're well on your journey to becoming a successful business owner, or you're dreaming of quitting the 9-5, this podcast is here for YOU.
This week’s guest is Fiona Barrows. Fiona is a creative business mentor and brand strategist, and she began her journey into freelancing as a copywriter. I chat to Fiona about her journey from working in London, to ending up in Frome, and her decision to live life a little differently. We also chat about what creating effective copy is really all about.
This week I chat to Maddy who is a self proclaimed SEO Queen - she helps business get found online and we chat about how we can use Pinterest to drive traffic to our website, how we can get started with SEO and Maddy’s journey with meditation.
Season Four is here! This week’s guest is Lauren Barber - a transformational women’s coach. We talk about the importance to trusting your gut, embodiment practices and following what feels right even when it’s not an easy decision.
Celebrating the podcasts’ one year anniversary
Today’s guest is Laura Phillips - a launch strategist who pivoted her career from working long hours to launching just twice a year. Laura shares her tips on creating a successful launch strategy, as well as showing up online.
In episode 29, I chat with Hana Glover all about building a retail business the age of 18. Hana is the owner of the Bead Shop in Nottingham, where she also holds craft workshops. She’s also recently launched a new side to her business, in retail business mentoring. I can’t think of anyone else better qualified to help you with a retail business than Hana. The Bead Shop has recently celebrated the shop’s 19th birthday so she certainly has some experience to share!
It’s episode 28, and this week it’s another solo episode all about staying accountable when you’re self-employed.
In episode 27, I chat to Rhiannon from Luxe VA. Rhiannon is a Virtual Assistant, and she explains what a VA does and what they can help you with. We chat about the struggles of being a mother whilist buidling your own business, and the flexibility that comes with being self-employed.
It’s finally time for my first solo episode! This week, I want to chat to you about making an investment in your business, the two types of investment you can make, and the benefits of investing in experiences.
This week I have the pleasure of chatting to Naomi Mdudu, a business coach who helps women to gain clarity and propel their businesses forward. We touch on many topics, including self-doubt when you're the face of your brand, the importance of strategy days and focusing on your why when fear creeps in.
This week, I chat with Franky from Love Audrey. Franky is a freelance copywriter based in Bristol, specialising in copy for creative businesses. We chat about setting up workshops, the process of hiring a VA, being self-employed with a chronic illness, co-mentoring and so much more!
This week I chat to my husband Adam - we call a conversation we once had whilst driving, all about being an extroverted introvert, how that affects us in our work and personal life. We also discuss a book called Mindset by Dr Carol Dweck and the difference between the fixed and growth mindset. I highly recommend reading this book if you'd like to dive deeper into changing the way you think.
It's time for episode 22 - this week's guest is Ashton Smith. Ashton is the creator of the Awakening membership, a platform for women to claim their self-worth and create lives they dream of. I chat to Ashton about body positivity, overcoming doubt when launching new projects, cultivating self-worth and so much more.
This week I chat to my friend Amy Phipps, who is a creative business and life coach, a Nottingham Etsy Team Captain, and fellow podcast host over at Women Who Create. We talk about what it's like to have a multi-hyphen career, the journey of becoming a coach and my current favourite topic - self-care!
In the last episode of Season Two of the Fearless Hustle Collective podcast, I chat to my friend Natasha Boyes. Natasha is an editorial and commercial photographer, who works with small brands to tell their brand story. We chat all things business, the struggles of starting a business and what the first year of business can often look like.
This week I chat to Elizabeth Stiles, who is a fashion brand consultant. We chat about Elizabeth’s leap to take her side hustle full time, why it’s important for small brands to really connect with the consumer and the rise of ethical fashion.
It’s episode 18, and this week I’m chatting to Aiste Saulyte - a fellow photographer who has grown her presence online by staying true to herself.
This week’s episode is all about authentically showing up online - something that can be the driving force behind your brand. My guest is Alice Benham - a digital marketing coach and podcast host.
This week’s episode is all about branding, and what it takes to create a cohesive brand. My guest is the lovely Cat Byrne from Gatto Web - a branding and web designer from Manchester.
In this episode, we chat about learning to code at a young age, bullet journaling, how to start a podcast, taking time off work and, of course, branding.
This week, I chat to Elizabeth Cairns all about what it means to be an empowered entrepreneur, creative a vision for your business, the importance of curating your working space and prioritising the projects that are important to you.
In episode 14, I chat to Lucy Parker, also known as Lucy and Lentils - a Nottingham based food blogger. Lucy has recently taken the plunge to take her side hustle full time. With a hugely impressive online following, Lucy has worked with some big brands such as Waitrose, Tesco, Ikea, to name a few.
In episode 13, I chat to Josephine Brooks - a productivity mentor for side hustlers. I really enjoyed my chat with Josephine - we talked about ways in which you can prioritise your workload, especially when you’re side hustling and juggling two jobs, looking after yourself and taking time out, Josephine’s 12 week plan and the benefits of batching.
In episode 12, I chat all things money with Julia Day of Easy as Vat. We talk about Julia’s journey in setting up her own business, money mindset, pitching and Julia’s new membership - the Independent Girls Collective.
In the first episode of Season Two I chat to Sas Petherick, a self doubt researcher, coach and mentor. We talk about the ways in which self doubt might be showing up for us and how we can deal with it.
In the last episode of this season, I chat to Kayte Ferris about slow, soulful marketing, her journey across the country and why failure isn’t as bad as we are led to believe.
In week 9, I chat to Sophie French, a creative coach based in Leicester. We talk about self doubt, crushing the can’t in your head, content creation and so much more. Enjoy!
In week 8, I chat to my husband, Adam Dunleavy, all about our fearless beginnings, getting the work life balance right, taking a step when you're not 100% ready and charging your worth. Please share your fearless beginnings with us using #fearlessbeginnings - I'll be sharing your stories over on Instagram.
Episode 7 is with the lovely Lizzle Evans, the founder of SMUG. I chat to Lizzie about running a brick and mortar shop, adapting as a new mum and curating your ideal life.
Episode 6 is with Amy Bailey of Amy Bailey Design. Amy is a friend of mine, and a fellow girl boss working in the wedding industry.
Rebecca runs the Wildflower Illustration Co. together with her husband Carl and their gorgeous dog, Martha. Wildflower Illustration Co. sells beautifully illustrated cards as well as wedding stationery.