My Guest on the Show…
Jennifer is incredibly smart, knows how to move up the ranks in business, and is a high-income earner. In fact, for the past 8 years she has been the primary breadwinner of their family of four.
And it’s been a struggle.
I asked Jennifer to come on the show to share her struggles with being a full-time working mom and how she had to make that pivot in life to start thinking like a breadwinner.
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Mentioned in this Episode
Think and Grow Rich by Napoleon Hill
Drop the Ball: Achieving More by Doing Less by Tiffany Dufu
Welcome Jennifer [1:54]
A little bit about Acorns [3:57]
New Acorns products for 2018 [5:22]
Jennifer’s childhood and background [8:00]
Where her career started [10:00]
“Say yes and figure it out later” [12:41]
Jennifer’s experience with career transitions [14:22]
When she became the breadwinner [15:43]
The statistics of female breadwinners [16:37]
Why women are becoming the breadwinners [17:53]
The emotions behind women being breadwinners [19:57]
How it looks for Jennifer to be the breadwinner in her family [20:49]
How Jennifer doubled her income [23:15]
Why freelancing is hard [27:57]
What it felt like to be the breadwinner [30:00]
How Chris feels about his wife making more [34:57]
Jennifer’s life-changing conversation with her dad [37:45]
Throwing out all the rules [40:30]