Podcast Episode #59 // Finding Balance in Business...

Podcast Episode #59 // Finding Balance in Business & Life with Meg Keene

Today we’re talking to Meg Keene, who built the empire that is A Practical Wedding. She’s written a best selling book under the same name and just launched A Practical Wedding Planner which is a must read for any of you boss listeners who are getting married. But today – we’re just going to have a real conversation with Meg about motherhood, being a literal boss of employees, and manifesting what you want.

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Topics discussed in this episode:

  • Starting a blog as a business plan
  • Dealing with haters and privacy boundaries
  • Building a business that’s separate from your personal space
  • Boundaries as a mom and a boss
  • Manifesting dreams
  • Hiring employees vs firing employees
  • Managing a team and having hard conversations
  • Delegating and control


Make the choices creative entrepreneur


'It's your show, so you should be making the choices.' -@MegKeene Click To Tweet Every time I put my trust in others, then the business grows hugely because I'm not the be-all, end-all. -@MegKeene Click To Tweet I can choose to have a hard conversation or not, but I have to own that choice and it's on me. -@MegKeene Click To Tweet 'The hardest thing is hiring someone to do what you do well.' -@MegKeene Click To Tweet 'The more I let people play to their strengths, the stronger the company is.' -@MegKeene Click To Tweet


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