Owning your own business can be rewarding—but definitely challenging! After 20 years of business expertise as the Co-Founder and COO of Zeus’ Closet and the owner of Monica Allen Interiors, Monica Allen is ready to help your company avoid the pitfalls of becoming an entrepreneur. Tune into the Become Your Own Boss Podcast. Whether you own a small business or a million-dollar enterprise, you’ll learn something new from the Become Your Own Boss Podcast.
What’s the podcast about?
Become Your Own Boss will help you launch, grow and scale your business while also being the BOSS of every area of your life. Bringing you interviews with seasoned and new entrepreneurs, the podcast is here to provide you with business tips, inspiration and a community to ensure that you are not alone on your entrepreneurial journey. You’ll learn business and life lessons to help you grow, avoid mistakes and ensure your business’ success and legacy.
Why should people listen to it? Who is the podcast for?
Aspiring and new-ish entrepreneurs would benefit the most from listening. As Monica Allen says, “Learn from my mistakes. I have been an entrepreneur for 20 years. I’m sharing my failures and my wins so that hopefully others can learn from me.”
Featured episode: Run the World (MOMpreneurs) … Tips for overcoming “mom guilt”
Monica Allen speaks with four mompreneurs. These incredible women share their stories of raising kids and running and growing their businesses at the same time. In this episode, we talk about mom guilt and the pros and cons of being a mompreneur.
Monica Allen grew up in a small town in Georgia. She lived with her single mom who had her at age 18, her grandmother and her uncle. Living below the poverty line for all of her young life, Allen was determined to break the cycle. Being the first in her immediate family to attend a four-year university, she worked in the field of insurance as a benefits broker for eight years. Meanwhile, Allen earned her Masters in Business Administration. Leaving to set out on her entrepreneurial journey in 2005, she is now a serial entrepreneur owning several businesses.
Monica Allen is the co-founder of Zeus’ Closet, Stuff4GREEKS and Deuce Equity Group. She is the sole proprietor of Monica Allen Interiors and was the host of a podcast called Stitched for Success, now the Become Your Own Boss Podcast. The podcast focuses on equipping aspiring entrepreneurs, side hustlers and early-stage business owners with tips to launch, grow and scale their businesses. She believes that being surrounded by positive people, believing in yourself and having faith in God have led to her success.
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