Stephanie Breedlove

About Stephanie Breedlove

Stephanie Breedlove is a thought leader who helps entrepreneurs understand how to create a business with economic impact. She has spent a career walking the walk of a woman entrepreneur, building an integrated life of family and high growth business. Women owned businesses contribute only 3.8% of total U.S. revenue and employ only 6% of the workforce. “Let’s not leave more on the table than we should. Let’s not settle. Let’s believe that developing our talents to the fullest is good for us, our families, society and the economy.” Stephanie speaks on the subject of women entrepreneurism and the need for growth and greater economic impact.

8/24/2017 Edition of Entrepreneurs Should Know

I’m back from a little R&R and back in the saddle – keeping up with learnings and goings on in the entrepreneurial ecosystem. Here are the latest useful articles. Knowledge is power for good decision making. Enjoy!



Do You Have What It Takes to Be a Good Entrepreneur? Hint: It’s Not Something You [Read more]

By |August 24th, 2017|Entrepreneurs Should Know|15 Comments

Make the Unpredictable Predictable

I feel that one of the greatest obstacles for seizing growth opportunity is the absence of skills needed to get there. Missing skills often make growth feel too hard, too unpredictable, and too scary. This is when conscious self-awareness, attitude, and approach must be brought into play. Are you finished maximizing impact? If you don’t [Read more]

By |August 17th, 2017|Steph’s Stories|104 Comments

8/10/2017 Edition of Entrepreneurs Should Know

I am on vacation this week and am striving to unplug, rest and rejuvenate. True to my mission, I have not read, analyzed or selected my favorite articles for consumption. But I’m not leaving you hanging . Today’s ‘Latest’ contains a summary of 2017 entrepreneurial studies that I have found of value. I know you [Read more]

By |August 10th, 2017|Entrepreneurs Should Know|0 Comments

Education = Strategy for Overcoming Obstacles

Hello All In community! Today’s wisdom comes to you from Desiree Leung, Director of Finance, HomePay. Desiree brings an intimate example of the power of education. Her words of wisdom are meaningful on many levels, as she also shares the power in doing really hard things – getting a graduate degree while working. Wow! [Read more]

By |August 3rd, 2017|Tips from the Community|76 Comments

7/27/2017 Edition of Entrepreneurs Should Know

The best of the past two weeks have a common theme focused on tangible solutions and productivity. Whether discussing business problems or sexual harassment, the discussion was focused on solutions rather than problems. Good perspectives that are ‘glass half full’ rather than ‘half empty.’ Enjoy!



How Entrepreneurs Can Resist Shiny-Object Syndrome. @EntMagazineME. Don’t [Read more]

By |July 24th, 2017|Entrepreneurs Should Know|0 Comments

Set Your Pace to Win the Race

When it comes to business, working hard is nothing without working smart.

The power of priority in each area of life produces a ripple effect that strengthens the whole.

We’ve all worked with companies whose priorities and strategies are like Baskin-Robbins, where there’s always a new flavor of the month. They work extremely hard. There’s a [Read more]

By |July 20th, 2017|Steph’s Stories|6 Comments

7/13/2017 Edition of Entrepreneurs Should Know

With the 4th of July holiday, I expected the reading to be fluffy, ho-hum, and frankly, a waste of time. Was I wrong. The last 2 weeks of material have been ‘meaty’ and even edgy. It’s been wonderful reading – the stuff that takes your passion up a notch. Enjoy!



Today’s Must-Reads for [Read more]

By |July 13th, 2017|Entrepreneurs Should Know|42 Comments

What in the World Is Balance?

Hello All In community! Today’s wisdom comes to you from Jennifer Garner, Founder Refined Interiors. Jennifer is one of the few women I know that has an innate talent for knowing how to balance. She instinctively knows how to prioritize to create a fulfilling professional and personal life. We are so grateful to learn from [Read more]

By |July 6th, 2017|Tips from the Community|1 Comment

6/29/2017 Edition of Entrepreneurs Should Know

Most of the articles I read over the past 2 weeks were filled with empowerment, and discussions of the intangible stuff – like balance and failure. These topics are incredibly useful to entrepreneurs in navigating barriers on the road to success. There is real power in simply knowing. Enjoy.



Three Leadership Lessons Wonder [Read more]

By |June 29th, 2017|Entrepreneurs Should Know|41 Comments

Why Shouldn’t You Go It Alone?

Going it alone could be the worst decision you ever make.

“If you want something done right, do it yourself ” should be eliminated from the list of clichés and replaced with “You should not do it alone.” I spent too many years trying to do it myself and have suffered terribly. Our culture seems to [Read more]

By |June 22nd, 2017|Steph’s Stories|12 Comments


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