Posts tagged vancouver entrepreneurs
Let's Talk About Anxiety: Ashley Belluz

Let’s Talk About Anxiety is a series that is all about sharing encounters with anxiety and pushing the conversation into the open so we can problem solve together and take back that power anxiety hold over us when we feel alone.

Our last interviewee, Ashley Belluz, is the brains behind KILTER&MINT, a Yoga company that is also a purveyor of stories through it’s podcast and blog. A newly divorced mom, Ashley shares the role anxiety has played in her life and the journey she’s on now.

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Let's Talk About Anxiety: Sara Zaytsoff

Let’s Talk About Anxiety is a series that is all about sharing encounters with anxiety and pushing the conversation into the open so we can problem solve together and take back that power anxiety hold over us when we feel alone.

Our, fifth interviewee, Sara Zaytsoff, is a registered kinesiologist, exercise physiologist, and the founder of Mint Club Athletics, which does very cool things for young female identifying athletes. Having experienced anxiety herself most of her life, Sara recognizes that stifling your feelings is not just unproductive, it’s unhealthy and that’s why she’s created a business that encourages young women to do just the opposite.

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Let's Talk About Anxiety: Taylor Aller

Let’s Talk About Anxiety is a series that is all about sharing encounters with anxiety and pushing the conversation into the open so we can problem solve together and take back that power anxiety hold over us when we feel alone.

Our sixth interviewee, Taylor Aller, is an RMT, educator, speaker, volunteer, mentor, creative and co-founder of the Relationship Project; which is all about busting social media myths and giving people real skills to navigate their romantic relationships. With so much on the go, Taylor knows what it’s like to feel anxious, so read her story here.

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Let's Talk About Anxiety: Mara Savina Lantz

Let’s Talk About Anxiety is a series that is all about sharing encounters with anxiety and pushing the conversation into the open so we can problem solve together and take back that power anxiety hold over us when we feel alone.

Our fourth interviewee, Mara Savina Lantz, is a writer and a highly intuitive and emotional person. She has experienced anxiety first hand, in her own life and her partners, and is opening up about what it feels like and the journey it’s taken her on.

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Let's Talk About Anxiety: Rosanna Chipkin

Let’s Talk About Anxiety is a series that is all about sharing encounters with anxiety and pushing the conversation into the open so we can problem solve together and take back that power anxiety hold over us when we feel alone.

Our third interviewee, Rosanna Chipkin, is Design Build Grow’s very own Communications Manager and, having suffered from anxiety most of her life (even if she didn’t always know that’s what it was), this series isn’t just important to her, it’s personal.

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Let's Talk About Anxiety: Nadya Pecherskaya

Let’s Talk About Anxiety is a series that is all about sharing encounters with anxiety and pushing the conversation into the open so we can problem solve together and take back that power anxiety hold over us when we feel alone.

Our second interviewee, Nadya Pecherskaya - founder of @icaria, a CBD oil company - reveals that she didn’t even realize how much anxiety was dominating her life until she started using CBD. Here’s her story.

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Let's Talk About Anxiety: Jessie Hutton Nelson

Let’s Talk About Anxiety is a series that is all about sharing encounters with anxiety and pushing the conversation into the open so we can problem solve together and take back that power anxiety hold over us when we feel alone.

In our series opener, Jessie Hutton Nelson, founder of @kithandcommon, goes open book and bears it all when it comes to their anxiety.

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The F-Word: The Final Word From Our Community

All good things must come to an end and with everything we learned from our F-Word Series about failure, this was definitely a good thing. Before we go though, we’ve got a few final thoughts on failure from our community that we want to share which are both poignant and profound.

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The F-Word: Mara's Final Thoughts

We’ve been running our F-Word series for nearly a year and, as it draws to a close, our very own Mara Falstein reflects on everything she’s learned about failure from the people we interviewed. Plus! We’re asking about your experiences for our final post in the series.

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The F-Word: James Lantz

Today we’re joined by James Lantz, our very own Mara Falstein’s fiancé! This one is a little different as James works in game design but the conversation is no less interesting. Read on to hear about James’ relationship of failure as a child and this thoughts on resilience and why he’d rather be on the offensive.

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Getting Organized + Creating A Schedule: Our Process and Fave Tools

We all have so many things going on at once it can be hard to keep track! Here’s how we get organized as small business owners, and the top tools we turn to to do so.

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The F-Word: Brittany Tiplady

Up on the F-Word today, we are joined by Brittany Tiplady, co-founder of Vancouver's only woman-focused publication Loose Lips Magazine. Read more on her thoughts on how she defines and navigates failure and her take on the impact of social media and how that impacts our conversations around failing.

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The F-Word: Elim Chu

We're joined by Elim Chu today on the F-Word. Fashion stylist, social advocate and all around badass, Elim embodies that fighting spirit of what it means to be a fighter. Read about what lead her to her newfound entrepreneurship (hint: corporate re-structuring) and how she handled this new life thrust upon her. 

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The F-Word: Jess Robson

Today on the F-Word, we've got Jess Robson, a copywriter with an enthusiastic edge for real honesty. She discusses how failure makes her physically feel and the journey of ups and downs she was on before she figured out who she is as an entrepreneur! 

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The F-Word: Katie Buemann

We're here with Katie Buemann on the F-Word! Host of the “Real Rebel Podcast”, she is here to remind you that your life is amazing because you do what you want to do. Join us as we talk to her about how she got started with her podcast and how her childhood has defined failure.

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