Welcome to Episode 1 of Office Talk! My guest is Brooke Saxon-Spencer, the founder and editor of Belong magazine. Brooke left the health care industry for this digital and print publication designed to celebrate community, blogging, social media, and entrepreneurship. You’ll find Brooke to be amazingly authentic and inspirational.
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WHAT YOU'LL LEARN IN THIS EPISODE
How Brooke took a step back and decided on a “dream job” that maximized her background in creative writing, photography, and graphic design
How to reach out from the shadows and not let fear hold you back
How to use authenticity as a marketing tool
Why she decided to start a print magazine in the digital age
What it’s REALLY like running a print magazine
How Brooke got Belong Magazine into Barnes and Noble—and how you can too
How Brooke juggles consulting work, entrepreneurship and motherhood
Why she didn’t want to spend money on her startup legal costs, but why she’s happy she did
Knowing when to stand up for yourself and when to cut your losses
Do you need a “Feel Good” file?
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RESOURCES WE TALKED ABOUT
Canvas HQ - P.S. The canvas prints Brooke mentioned in the episode will also be available on www.belong-mag.com.
P.S. Sorry for all the background noise on this one. Thanks for bearing with me as I get this whole podcasting thing figured out. Wink!
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