Mixing Babies And Business™

053 | Building and selling businesses while adapting routines around young kids with Alexis Grant | PT 3

November 01, 2022 Amy Maureen Lynch Season 4 Episode 53
Mixing Babies And Business™
053 | Building and selling businesses while adapting routines around young kids with Alexis Grant | PT 3
Show Notes

PT 3: Alexis Grant is a serial entrepreneur and parent of two kids. She’s currently building They Got Acquired, a content company with a mission to redefine startup success by sharing stories of acquisitions between $100k-$50M. She has bootstrapped two of her previous companies, selling her content agency to The Penny Hoarder and her brand for writers, The Write Life.

In our third and final episode, we talk about work routines, adjusting as kids get older, postpartum support and how she invests in herself.

THINGS WE TALK ABOUT:

  • Managing her creative ideas when she's in flow
  • Getting comfortable with asking for help with childcare
  • How kids' sleep routines impact your work routines
  • Joining the Startup Parent community to navigate business and life challenges
  • The importance of postpartum support but how you don't always know what you need
  • The kind of world she hopes her kids grow up in and what she's doing about it 

Thanks again to Alexis Grant for taking the time to speak about all things parenthood, building, growing and selling companies.

Season 4 has been sponsored by the Startup Community Empowerment Fund, presented by Startup Canada, Mastercard, UPS and BDC.

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ABOUT ALEXIS GRANT
Alexis Grant is a serial entrepreneur and parent of two kids. She’s currently building They Got Acquired, a content company with a mission to redefine startup success by sharing stories of acquisitions between $100k-$50M. She has bootstrapped two of her previous companies, selling her content agency as an acquihire to The Penny Hoarder in 2019 and selling The Write Life in 2021. She actively avoids hustle culture and enjoys hiking near her home in West Virginia.

CONNECT WITH ALEXIS
Websites alexisgrant.com and theygotacquired.com
Twitter @alexisgrant
LinkedIn @alexisgrant

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ABOUT MIXING BABIES AND BUSINESS™
Where parenthood meets professional development:
As a social impact movement and community, I'm focused on producing parent-friendly professional development, digital resources and more inclusive and flexible work solutions for primary caregivers.

This podcast features solo episodes from me covering my journey bringing my kids into business settings over the past seven years and guest interviews with business and community leaders, where we chat about all things parenthood, entrepreneurship, flexible and remote work with kids.

Thanks for joining me and sharing with your network of parents!

- Amy Lynch (+ Family)
Founder | Event + Podcast Host

Join our movement. Bring your kids.
http://mixingbabiesandbusiness.com/

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