Our response to being a “Mover & Shaker”

If you haven’t noticed, we LOVE making friends online! And our girl Blaire Brown is no expection.

Blaire is a seasoned PR and marketing strategist empowering entrepreneurs and business leaders with simplified strategies to keep their teams inspired while going after their BIG goal!

For obvious reasons, we immediately hit it off with Blaire when we met in a thought leader Facebook Group. And at the risk of tooting our own horn….we’re *pretty* confident Blaire loved us too. In fact, she loved us so much that she featured us in her Movers & Shakers blog series!

Here, alongside over a dozen other badass women in business, Blaire shares what we’re all about and just a few of our tips to living your dream life too!

Our favorite part? Her ask for “Advice for Budding Entrepreneurs…

A word of advice I enjoy sharing with my community is to  think of your business or project like a puzzle. You have to build piece by piece before seeing the whole picture. Don’t overwhelm yourself by trying to achieve the full picture right away – simply find the next piece of the puzzle.

Rachel k. grim, founder of ditch the clique

But GIRL those inspiring words are just the start!

If you’re a femm-preneur (or you’re simply seeking motivation to live YOUR unique dream), be sure to check out Blaire’s blog post Movers & Shakers: Advice from Inspiring Women Business Owners. We promise you’ll be sure to leave with motivational messages from a diverse community of goal-getting women!

And if YOU are looking for more personalized, confidence boosting resources directly from Rachel and our team at Ditch the Clique, register for our one-on-one Confidence Coaching HERE!

who is Rachel?

Rachel K. Grim is the Brooklyn New York based blogger, speaker, and empowerHER behind the event series and online community Ditch the Clique. In 2019 Rachel launched Ditch the Clique to empower REAL women of all ages, races, sizes, and careers with goal-getting resources to live the life they dream! When she’s not scheming new ways to grow the Ditch the Clique COMMUNITY, Rachel can be found eating and shopping her way through New York City, traveling abroad, or watching binge-worthy reality television (with a glass of prosecco in hand, of course)!  

Follow Rachel @rachelkgrim 

Switching Careers and Following your Dreams with Kalyn Chandler

From lawyer to business owner, Kalyn Chandler didn’t wait for the perfect time to make a career change — she took the leap and followed her dreams, no matter where they took her. 

Founder, owner, and creative director of Effie’s Paper: Stationary & Whatnot, Kalyn created a lifestyle brand that presents cool and on-trend accessories for fun at work, stylish travel, and a chic daily life. But her path to this point had a lot of pit stops, including a 10-year stint working at a law firm (where she never intended to even practice law in the first place).  But finally she transitioned out of law and took some time to figure out what she REALLY wanted to be when she grew up (a question that plagues us all, no matter our age). 

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Tips for Women in Business With Anne Deeter Gallaher

Twenty years in business… without a business degree. 

That is the story of Anne Deeter Gallaher, owner and CEO of the Deeter Gallaher Group, a creative services firm in Camp Hill, Pennsylvania. 

As Anne herself would say, she’s taken a nontraditional path to entrepreneurship. Before having her first son, Anne worked at a publishing house for five years which opened the door to the first of many challenges she’s overcome…

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