EP 08 – Ginger Arboleda, The Technopreneur Mom

Ginger is the CEO of Manila Workshops, an events company that focuses on creating learning events and content for aspiring entrepreneurs and freelancers. She is also the COO of Taxumo, a tech company with a system that automates the computation, filing and payment of taxes of self-employed individuals, professionals and freelancers. She is the blogger behind MommyGinger.com. All of her businesses revolve around the mission of helping entrepreneurs start their own businesses and help them sustain it. She has also been a speaker in various events, where she talks about entrepreneurship, women empowerment, marketing, social media, and even mommyhood!

Mommy Ginger, the technopreneur Mom, shares her experiences, insights, and lessons in building and scaling a business. She highlighted that self-awareness is a key in starting a business. We have to know what is something that can still be done, what we can push ourselves at, and what is something that won’t really work. By being aware of what our capabilities are and by surpassing the things that society sets, then we become successful. We must not also doubt ourselves and we need to be patient because business takes time. So take it slowly because it is not a race. Life is short so we need to enjoy every minute of it.

Mommy Ginger has learned to explore and experiment in both motherhood and business. In doing so, she got to discover herself, her purpose, and her why. Mommy Ginger shared that her purpose is to help aspiring entrepreneurs and freelancers.

She also underscored the importance of doing customer validation and building the right team. They were clear on cascading their company’s vision and values. She advice women to continuously learn new things, to enjoy life and the journey, and to always know their priorities.

FAVORITE QUOTE

“For people who want to build teams and businesses, take time to look for the right people. It is a failure if you have the wrong people.” 

For more related content, follow Ginger and Melissa at:

  • Facebook: Ginger Palma Arboleda
  • Website: taxumo.com
  • Website: gingerarboleda.com

HOW TO GET INVOLVED

  • Join the Queen’s only Tribe Facebook Group: High Value and Financially Independent Women Network
  • Website: melissaprofeta.com 
  • Facebook Page: Melissa Profeta
  • Get to know Melissa Profeta at https://www.thisismelp.com/
  • Enjoyed the Podcast? Be sure to subscribe and leave a review on iTunes and Spotify. We love to hear your feedback and we’d love for you to help us spread the word!

EP 07 – Bouncing Back As An Indiepreneur! How To Be a Global Digital Freelancer – Karen Fernandez

KAREN FERRY-FERNANDEZ aka RaketChick has work experience spanning decades of Corporate Advertising and Creative Indiepreneurship under her belt. Her wild ride as a Consultant for ad agencies, production houses, and her own slew of local and international clients led her on a mission to champion independent creative professionals in this hyper-challenging gig economy.

She is the creator of RaketChick, an icon for freelancing badassery.

She is the author of WHATDA! ANONG PETSA NA?!: A Freelancer’s Sanity and Survival Planner, and 7 STAGES OF… GOOD GRIEF! FREELANCER NA ‘KO: A Mustering the Nerve to Move On Travel Guide.

And, she is an empowering Public Speaker and Workshop Facilitator on Creativity, Productivity, and Leadership for indies, corporations, and universities.

FAVORITE QUOTE

“Dig deep into yourself. I do not believe that it’s all that you can do, your career is all that you can do. Look at the challenge as an opportunity. It is valid to be sad, it is valid to be lonely, it is valid to be angry. But don’t let it consume you.”

 

For more related content, follow Karen Fernadez  

  • Visit Karen’s website at http://www.raketchick.com/
  • Facebook Page https://www.facebook.com/RaketChick

 

HOW TO GET INVOLVED

  • Join the Queen’s only Tribe Facebook Group: High Value and Financially Independent Women Network
  • Website: melissaprofeta.com 
  • Facebook Page: Melissa Profeta
  • Get to know Melissa Profeta at https://www.thisismelp.com/
  • Enjoyed the Podcast? Be sure to subscribe and leave a review on iTunes and Spotify. We love to hear your feedback and we’d love for you to help us spread the word!

EP 06 – How Tiktok Changed This Girl’s Life With Yumi Garcia

Yumi is the K-Pop Convention Look-alike winner in 2014. She is also one of the most popular content creators on Tiktok.

In this episode, Yumi shares what and how her life was before she became a Tiktok Star. She discloses that it has always been her dream to be an actress. This is why she joined several KPop contests until she won in the K-Pop look-alike contest. Yumi has evolved to become a content creator with growing followers. She shares her struggles in content creation and the pressure she feels with the vanity stats. She hopes to develop her confidence and public speaking skills as she wants to stay in the entertainment industry for the long haul.

HOW TO GET INVOLVED

  • Join the Queen’s only Tribe Facebook Group: High Value and Financially Independent Women Network
  • Website: melissaprofeta.com 
  • Facebook Page: Melissa Profeta
  • Get to know Melissa Profeta at https://www.thisismelp.com/
  • Enjoyed the Podcast? Be sure to subscribe and leave a review on iTunes and Spotify. We love to hear your feedback and we’d love for you to help us spread the word!

EP 05 – Pitch to Succeed: The MJ Gaan’s Business Journey – MJ Gaan

MJ Gaan is the Founder & CEO of BDI, Inc. and Franeta Mall, a young but dynamic diversified strategic firm which has been helping people establish their businesses through a wide array of consultations and offerings from different divisions of services, ventures and products. Through her company, she continuously transforms business owners’ traditional businesses into digital ones by placing their products in Franeta Mall digital channels including to their Franeta Mall Site, Lazada, Shopee and Akulalu and by building digital stores for them complete from A to Z. She is one of the youngest self-made businesswoman in the field of eCommerce & diversification with a vision of assisting SMEs to expand and grow their businesses, whatever industry it may be.

In this episode, MJ Gaan shares her business journey on how her data-mining business turned into a diversified consulting firm having services, ventures and products division. She shares how she continuously evolved her business through her tenacity and resilience that helped her greatly especially in her struggles as she innovates her business.

FAVORITE QUOTE

“The only way to predict the future is to create it now. If this is not the life that you want to be experiencing that means you have always a chance, every single day to mold and predict our future by doing what we can to do today. Do something else that you think would change your future. It’s not magic. Everything needs hard work. It all starts by doing what you can today.”

For more related content, follow MJ at:

  • Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/FranetaMall
  • Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/franetamall/
  • Website: http://www.bdiinc.com.ph/ and http://www.franetamall.com/

HOW TO GET INVOLVED

  • Join the Queen’s only Tribe Facebook Group: High Value and Financially Independent Women Network
  • Website: melissaprofeta.com 
  • Facebook Page: Melissa Profeta
  • Get to know Melissa Profeta at https://www.thisismelp.com/
  • Enjoyed the Podcast? Be sure to subscribe and leave a review on iTunes and Spotify. We love to hear your feedback and we’d love for you to help us spread the word!

EP 04 – She-E-O of Niks Skin Enterprise – Nicole Ablan

Nicole Ablan is an ambassador of all things beautiful. She is passionate and purpose-driven. When challenged, she rises to the occasion. She is a known risk-taker and humanitarian at heart. She is also a self-professed makeup addict. She loves to travel and hang out with friends. She lives by the quote “Fall down seven times. Get back up eight times.” She always has a positive mindset. 

 

In this episode, Nicole Ablan shares her She-E-O’s journey and strategy towards gaining an army of resellers in her beauty business. Having a positive mindset helps her fulfil her goal to share beauty, rebuild the confidence of our fellow Filipinos, and give them financial freedom. She highlighted the importance of mentorship strategy in making her business thrive and scale.

FAVORITE QUOTE

“For women who are just starting, grab the opportunity, take the risk, and never doubt. If it fails, get up and try again. That is how life works. For women who want to give up and feel weakened, don’t be. That is what will destroy your dreams. Just keep pushing and keep stretching your patience. And strengthens your courage. Try to relax and meditate on new ideas, and take a breather so that you won’t get drained. And for women who want to strengthen and scale their business, communicate with your distributor. Get ideas and search. There are many things to learn online, like from listening to podcasts and from watching inspirational talks. Just stay focused because when you lose it, everything crumbles. Keep the passion and drive, and be dedicated to what you are doing.”

For more related content, follow Nicole at:

  • Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/bdiincph
  • Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/niks_skin_enterprise

HOW TO GET INVOLVED

  • Join the Queen’s only Tribe Facebook Group: High Value and Financially Independent Women Network
  • Website: melissaprofeta.com 
  • Facebook Page: Melissa Profeta
  • Get to know Melissa Profeta at https://www.thisismelp.com/
  • Enjoyed the Podcast? Be sure to subscribe and leave a review on iTunes and Spotify. We love to hear your feedback and we’d love for you to help us spread the word!

Sign Up with Your Name & Email Address