Vanessa Vizard is President and CEO of Vizard Marketing and PR, specializing in creating campaigns in the healthcare and nonprofit industry. In this episode of S.T.A.R.V.E. Talk, Vanessa sits down with host J Haleem and speaks on her experiences as a woman in business, pivoting through the pandemic, and her mantra, “With God all things are possible.”
00:51- J Haleem welcomes Vanessa to the show
2:26 - Vanessa speaks on her experience as a woman in business
5:32 - Vanessa shares the tools she learned from past experience
7:28 - What has been her best past on the job training?
9:31 - Transitioning into full-time entrepreneurship
12:06 - As someone who took the leap, would she encourage a friend to do the same
14:04 - What has been her children’s growth as an entrepreneur mom?
16:20 - Our children are more resilient than we think
19:06 - People will use any excuse to get out of doing something
19:36 - Vanessa speaks on the biggest misconception in the PR industry
23:14 - Which area of PR does she enjoy the most
25:01 - As a nonprofit PR firm, Vanessa speaks on how their budget constraints can impact their visibility
27:50 - The importance of mastery
30:40 - Pivoting into Pandemic
32:48 - Selling fences through COVID. Bouncing back from 2020
35:00 - It’s important to tell the “story” of entrepreneurship. It is not easy.
37:04 - Vanessa speaks to her mantra, “Through God all things are possible.”
38:15 - What S.T.A.R.V.E. Means to her?
41:58 - Deciphering what’s for you
44:53 - Get out of your own way
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