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In today's episode Glen chats with Debbi who is at a crossroads in her career as a Pelvic Floor Physiotherapist and has questions about going self employed. Glen and Debbi discuss:


๐Ÿ‘‰๐Ÿป how your self worth can affect your business and pricing

๐Ÿ‘‰ juggling work & starting a family

๐Ÿ‘‰๐Ÿผ being a price maker vs a price taker

๐Ÿ‘‰๐Ÿฝ being non apologetic about making money

๐Ÿ‘‰๐Ÿพ building a business that serves a want vs a need

๐Ÿ‘‰๐Ÿฟ dealing with social anxiety and networking


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