Posts tagged jackie courtney
How to Say ‘Thanks’ Even for the ‘Bad’ Stuff

Since turning 35 (ah!) I have been trying to share more of my experience and the experiences of other female business owners I’ve met with transparency and honesty. My hope is that it can be helpful and empowering to other women in business and in life. So today, on the eve before Thanksgiving & the heels of #NationalEntrepreneursDay yesterday, I thought I would chat a bit about gratitude and giving thanks as it applies to business, life and how I try to use it on repeat. Also found a way to work in pie, because, always yes to pie especially during the holidays.

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Stop Saying You Are Bad At Things

Hi Hi again, I am Jackie Courtney the Founder & CEO of Nearly Newlywed, the global destination to shop the best new and nearly-new preowned wedding dresses, jewelry, accessories & gifts. I am also a writer, startup advisor and avid supporter of female founders & entrepreneurs. Since turning 35 (ah!) I have been trying to share more of myself, my experience and the experiences of other female business owners I’ve met with a transparent and honest lens. My hope is that it can be helpful and empowering to other women on their own journeys. 

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The Three Biggest Myths About Starting and Running Your Own Business

Hi hi, I am Jackie, the Founder & CEO of Nearly Newlywed, the global destination to discover & shop the best of new and preowned bridal. I am also a writer, startup advisor and avid supporter of emerging and fun fashion. Since turning 35 and becoming a mother I have been trying to share more of myself and my experience with other women in hopes it can be useful and to also hopefully help debunk some of the myths about starting and running a business, and also often life in general.

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