Interested in starting your own entrepreneurial journey in personal development but unsure what to expect? Then read up on our interview with Jacqueline M. Baker, Founder of Scarlet, located in Upper Marlboro, MD, USA.
What's your business, and who are your customers?
Scarlet is your source for mastering etiquette and leadership in a casual world. Our modern approach is designed for you to identify where your comfort zone ends while learning how to navigate any space with ease. We offer modern etiquette, protocol, and leadership training in-person and virtually. Scarlet courses will arm you with the tools to ensure that you are ready for professional, casual, and unchartered environments.
Tell us about yourself
I have a commitment to inspiring people like you and organizations just like yours to take meaningful action. (I’m also an avid dinner party host, but we’ll get back to that later.) From podcast producer and author to founder and leadership advocate, I occupy many spaces. Through each of these roles, I am committed to helping you embrace your inner leader. I want to help you move confidently to your next level and Just Start the things you want to do.
What's your biggest accomplishment as a business owner?
Committing to consistently identifying new resources and tools to help people grow in their one individual leadership journey, including my newest book, The Unexpected Leader, Discovering The Leader Within You.
What's one of the hardest things that come with being a business owner?
Attempting to be and do everything for the business without intentionally enlisting support, resources, or delegating.
What are the top tips you'd give to anyone looking to start, run and grow a business today?
- Build a business in your own unique way.
- Just Start.
- Remain flexible and nimble.
Is there anything else you'd like to share?
Stop waiting for permission to lead and get started - #juststart
Where can people find you and your business?
If you like what you've read here and have your own story as a solo or small business entrepreneur that you'd like to share, then please answer these interview questions. We'd love to feature your journey on these pages.
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