74. Jess Connolly - Staying Focused as a Mission-Driven Entrepreneur

36 minutes

Jess Connolly is a best-selling author, speaker, entrepreneur, podcaster, blogger, coach, and church leader. Not to mention, Jess is a wife and mother who’s passionate about empowering women to discover their place in the world and overcome the fear of pursuing their dreams.

In this episode, Jess sheds light on her struggle in high school and the dramatic shift that enabled her to blossom into a confident, driven entrepreneur. She also speaks on her journey on becoming an entrepreneur and sought-after public speaker.

Connolly also gives insight into the power of being vulnerable and sharing your goals/wins online, why leaders and entrepreneurs need to prioritize self-care, and her advice to leaders on staying focused as a mission-driven business in a world full of distraction.

Connect with Jess:

Visit her website

Follow her on Instagram

Follow her on Twitter

Connect with her on Facebook

Check out her best-selling books

Listen to The Go + Tell Gals Podcast

Resources Mentioned:

You Are The Girl For The Job by Jess Connolly

Breaking Free From Body Shame by Jess Connolly

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