You'll Figure It Out!
Geri Peacock started Cherbourg Bakery 8 years ago by following her curiosity, saying "yes," and figuring it out as she went. And today she's growing the bakery using those same principles. In this episode, Geri talks about her humble beginnings, her next stages of growth, and how she works to keep the Cherbourg team full of happy and awesome people. Geri shares of wisdom, tips for new business owners, and funny stories.
Choose Your Own Adventure! David Sherry was a college kid who didn’t act like other college kids. He ignored conventional wisdom and traditional “career paths” to turn a project into a business. In 2013 he founded Death to Stock. After a bunch of failed attempts to get larger companies to buy into a creative road […]
When You Aren’t Your Customer Malika Jacobs never set out to open a board game parlor, but that’s exactly what she did. Kingmakers Board Game Parlor was founded in Columbus in 2014, and just recently opened its second location in Indianapolis. In this episode we talk about Malika’s journey; moving multiple times throughout her childhood, getting her […]
Community! From Women’s Studies to karaoke to opening her own shops, Olivera Bratich has had a journey! Olivera is the founder of Wholly Craft and SURPRISE! Wholly Craft is a feminist gift shop in the Clintonville neighborhood of Columbus, Ohio and SURPRISE! is a modern party supply store in Columbus’ Short North Arts District. Olivera […]
You’ll Figure It Out! Geri Peacock started Cherbourg Bakery 8 years ago by following her curiosity, saying “yes,” and figuring it out as she went. And today she’s growing the bakery using those same principles. In this episode, Geri talks about her humble beginnings, her next stages of growth, and how she works to keep […]
Fleacockingo, Cach-ingers & Butts Allie and Adam Lehman of The Wonder Jam share the origin story of The Wonder Jam Cast. We recorded this episode to just set the stage for Season 1. In this season, we interview 12 business owners and discuss lessons learned during their first two years in existence. Entrepreneurs sharing stumbles, […]
Creating & Launching an Online Course In this episode we talk to Hillary Weiss, a “copywriter, ghostwriter, and mischief-maker.” Hillary talks about what it was like to start an online course, and how she assembled a team of creatives to make the launch happen. She also explains how she helps clients find their authentic voice […]
Trading in Knowledge for Learning Josie Schweitzer aka Thank Yoga tells us about how she first got into the practice, and how she made the decision to leave her career as a hair stylist to start her own studio. She also tells us about how yoga is more than just physical exercise and how it informs […]
Is Personality Testing Even Helpful? In this episode Allie asks Adam to share some of his insight regarding personality testing. He describes some of his favorite tests and what the results have taught him about himself and how he works with others. They also talk about how personality test results can help employers build balanced […]
Growth, Mistakes & Craft at The Wonder Jam The Wonder Jam Cast is back! Season 2 of the podcast is all about the nitty gritty details, we’re calling it Below the Surface: The Secret Lives of Business Owners. In this episode, we answer listeners’ questions, telling them everything they’ve ever wanted to know about what […]
Career Shifts Chris McAlister has authored 5 books, spoken to groups large and small, and built himself a six-figured business all while spending loads of time with his family and investing into his friends. But this wasn’t some sort of instant success. It took loads and loads of lessons-learned, pivots, and career shifts. On a […]