Posted: Wed 25th Oct 2023
It's time for episode three in season six of the Small Business Sessions, Enterprise Nation's podcast powered by the business.connected online training programme.
Episode three: Alice Benham
Alice had an early start in the world of work after leaving school aged 16 to run a team of Christmas elves. When she was 17, Alice became a freelance social media manager.
Alice has since gone on to launch a successful podcast, run retreats, work with hundreds of one-to-one clients and be featured in top publications like Forbes and Business Insider.
In the episode, we discuss why young people should consider entrepreneurship as a career, the secrets to successful business growth, how to power your marketing strategy and why taking uncomfortable actions is vitally important.
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On this week's Small Business Sessions podcast
During the show, Alice shares brilliant advice and insights from her business growth story.
Topics discussed include:
Her journey into business including leaving school and becoming a Christmas elf.
Being an entrepreneur as a teenager.
Why entrepreneurship should be promoted to young people as a career.
The key principles for successful business growth.
Why messy, uncomfortable action is both essential and the best way to learn.
How to make a success of marketing.
The power of media coverage for business owners.
How to grow a successful podcast.
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