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Katelyn James on being an industry trailblazer

I'm so thrilled to have Katelyn James join me on the podcast to talk about being an innovator in an industry of imitation.

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Have you found a fun & creative way to market your business and grow your leads? In today’s episode, Jessmyn Solana of Interact joins us to share how you can humanize your marketing with customizable quizzes! Listen in as she gives us a little more information about Interact, but also explains how you can get […]


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Have you been thinking about growing your business with Facebook Ads? If you’re brand new to the concept, it can feel a little overwhelming to tackle. Thankfully, there are experts out there like the team at Till Agency. In today’s episode, Davey Jones and Jesse Morquecho of Till Agency join us for a conversation all […]


Entrepreneurship is an exciting and fun ride most of the time, but there are also really scary times we don’t seem to talk about. Like when we’re ready to pivot or make a big shift in your career or even your life. Facing the unknown isn’t easy, but my dear friend, Mary Marantz joins me […]


If you’re anything like me, you’ve probably been annoyed with the changes in the Instagram algorithm over the last few years—but I’ve come to a conclusion about it all. It’s time to get over it and thrive. In today’s episode, I’m sharing three things you can implement today to move beyond the algorithm, thrive in […]

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As an entrepreneur, you’ve probably dreamt of the days where you’d grow a team or build a bigger business for yourself. Hiring, delegating, and outsourcing are actions that CEO’s take—thankfully, Rebecca Rice is sharing all of her secrets to growing a powerful team! Listen in as Rebecca shares how she found solid hires, developed an […]


Do you get stuck in the comparison trap every time you’re online? Social media has subconsciously taught us that everything should be a competition, when in reality it doesn’t. Listen in as Natalie Franke, author of Built to Belong, joins me to discuss reframing how we think about comparison and competition, along with explaining the […]


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Hey, friends! I'm Laylee; a teacher turned photographer, and small-business owner turned business-educator... and you could say I am habitually seeking out new adventures (like this podcast). I love meeting new people, especially in the creative industry, and I found that I had so many game changing moments in the middle of intimate conversations with peers and industry leaders—so many fresh, real and raw perspectives are shared in those conversations over a drink or a meal, and I wanted to create a space to bring a little of those conversations to you. 

I don’t have all the answers (wouldn’t that be nice!), but I’ve learned a lot along the way and I’m an open book. As a former high school teacher, I have a huge heart for educating others. I’m not afraid to dig into tough topics or share my experiences—the good and the bad. I want you to feel confident in your ability to make a difference and make a living doing what you love. 

I’m here to encourage you, lift you up, give you my honest advice, and equip you with the resources and support you need to achieve your goals. Let’s dive in!

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