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The Elegant Entrepreneur: Life Advice from Danielle Tate on Starting and Scaling Your Startup

“Have a good idea daily” this just one of Danielle Tate's numerous quotes that she chooses to live by.

This quote has served Danielle well in working with Empowered Women International and getting companies to break the $1 million dollar mark.

Listen in on this enlightening conversation to hear more about how we can empower an untapped potential in women, and even children, in the entrepreneurial world. Also, see how you yourself can learn to have a good idea daily.

The Elegant Entrepreneur: Life Advice from Danielle Tate on Starting and Scaling Your Startup

Time stamped show notes:

[:10] Introduction to Danielle Tate

[2:03] Why she [Danielle] believes children and women should be brought into entrepreneurship

[2:45] Women entrepreneurs in emerging economies donate 90% of their profits back into their communities, men entrepreneurs donate 37%

[5:21] There aren’t any books on children entrepreneurship

[5:55] If children are enabled, they can build great businesses because of the way they think

[7:57] 60 million millennial moms. 70% of them want to work for themselves.  

[13:13] First thing to focus on when starting a new business: customer development

[14:36] Look for captive audiences. Talk to them.

[15:54] “Have a good idea daily”

[16:17] She’s focusing on helping people scale past the $1 million mark

[20:11] Lesson she’s learned: life is long and opportunities are endless

[22:00] Aging and lifespan are going to be a thing of the past because of AI/BI.

[24:01] Her work at Empowered Women International

[29:01] Figure out what you don’t know and ask someone who knows. Entrepreneurs are reciprocal.

Three key points:

  1. First thing to focus on when starting a new business: customer development
  2. “Have a good idea daily”
  3. Figure out what you don’t know and ask someone who knows. Entrepreneurs are reciprocal.