The His and Her Money Show

Building a great business from scratch is an entrepreneurial journey that demands creativity, resilience, and strategic vision. From ideation to execution, it encompasses transforming innovative concepts into thriving enterprises while overcoming challenges and leveraging opportunities along the way. This comprehensive pursuit involves careful market analysis, meticulous planning, resourceful networking, and adaptable problem-solving, all guided by a steadfast commitment to delivering value to customers. 

Successful entrepreneurs must navigate the intricacies of funding, marketing, team-building, and scaling while remaining open to iterative improvements and embracing calculated risks. In this dynamic and competitive landscape, the key to sustainable growth lies in fostering a customer-centric approach, nurturing a culture of innovation, and maintaining ethical practices. 

In this episode of The His and Her Money Show, we are joined by Mignon Francois, a remarkable entrepreneur and author who defied financial hardships to establish The Cupcake Collection in 2008. With just $5 to her name, she transformed her passion for baking into a thriving business, ultimately selling over 5 million cupcakes. Mignon shares the entrepreneurial journey that she shared in her book: Made from Scratch. She talks about getting into a business that you know nothing about and the highs and lows of growing a successful business. Tune in to learn more!

What You Will Learn:

  • The guts of stopping to think and dreaming and start working towards becoming an entrepreneur
  • Is following the Holy Spirit and starting a business a smooth journey?
  • Mignon’s process of getting into a business she knew nothing about
  • The things that need to change within us so that we don’t get stuck in the land of side hustle if our goal is to make it an actual business
  • The concept of spreading joy within your business and how it helps grow your business
  • The highs and lows of Mignon’s journey to establishing The Cupcake Collection
  • How Mignon made the Cupcake Collection a family business
  • Advice to people who are hesitant to start their own entrepreneurial journey
  • What you will find in the book: Made from Scratch

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