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Those who know me closely know that I have “redpill” as my license plate. Outside of the movie The Matrix- a favorite of mine- there is a significance to the Red Pill. Taking the Red Pill is really getting behind the stories we accept that create our realities.
My amazing guest today, Angelique Rewers, is someone who very clearly decided to take the red pill. I met Angelique several years ago and have since watched her grow a massively purposeful and profitable Inc 5000 company. She is a prime example of someone who has taken her strengths and purpose and leveraged them at the highest level. She is the CEO and founder of BoldHaus and has built a global online community of more than 35,000 business owners worldwide. She serves on the Advisory Board for Space for Humanity and is on the committee for the Women’s Peace & Humanitarian Fund. She has spent time with Richard Branson and participates in his non profit. And alongside all of this she is a mom of twins who has built a remarkable life for her family.
In this interview we talk about how developing a higher state of consciousness, and prioritizing fulfillment and purpose can create quantum leaps in your business and your life.
What You’ll Learn in This Episode:
- The most important question to ask yourself when seeking transformation
- What “Entrepreneurial Amnesia” is and how it affects your business
- One of the most common causes of paralysis in Entrepreneurs
- What your “level of consciousness” is and why it even matters
- The number one business rule that Angelique shares with all her clients
- Unpacking trauma, vulnerability, and healing as a necessary process in entrepreneurship
- The root problem leading to the Great Resignation and what to do about it
- Creating healthy self-identity as a business owner
- How to prioritize with integrity in times of crisis
- Purposeful pivoting and meeting your clients immediate needs
Bio:Angelique Rewers is the bold, always blunt, and unapologetic CEO and founder of BoldHaus, an Inc. 5000 company. BoldHaus is an advocate for helping both small enterprises and self-employed professionals win corporate clients. She’s been called the “undisputed champion at helping small businesses land big clients,” by Inc. Magazine.
Having successfully navigated all sides of the corporate buying table for more than 20 years — including hiring more than 300+ vendors and service providers and landing her own corporate clients — she has a direct understanding of how decision-makers make decisions, and more importantly, what they look for when hiring outside experts.
Angelique launched her first consulting business in 2006, which received regional, national and international awards for its corporate-facing work. Then in 2010, she launched BoldHaus (formerly known as The Corporate Agent), which she grew in just three short years to be among the top 2% of women-owned businesses in the United States.
Through BoldHaus’ platform, Angelique has built a global online community of more than 35,000 business owners worldwide. Under her leadership, BoldHaus has trained and mentored more than 10,000 small business owners across more than seventy-two countries.
Her groundbreaking global conferences bring entrepreneurs together with major brands such as Coca-Cola, UPS, AT&T, Accenture, Intel, IBM, HP, Marriott, Chevron, Major League Baseball, and many more, helping both sides learn how to work together more effectively.
Angelique has served as a trainer and consultant for USAID, National Geographic, and The Smithsonian organizations, mentoring innovators across Africa, Asia, and the Middle East who are developing technologies to save endangered species and secure water for food production. She was also awarded the honor of serving as Uber’s first-ever official mentor and was recognized as an Enterprising Woman of the Year by Enterprising Women Magazine.
Angelique currently serves on the Advisory Board for Space for Humanity, a global nonprofit focused on expanding access to space for all of humanity. She also serves on the committee for the Women’s Peace & Humanitarian Fund (‘s).
Angelique was called a “A Fierce Champion for Small Business Owners,” on the cover of Business Digest Magazine, and her expertise has been featured by major media outlets such as Forbes, Entrepreneur, Inc., ABC, NBC, CBS, Business Insider, HuffPost, Lucky, Washington Post and has been a frequent panelist on Yahoo! Finance’s show YFi PM. As a sought-after speaker, she has shared stages with superstars like Hollywood’s Steve Harvey, Shark Tank’s Daymond John, bestselling author Seth Godin, and NFL Super Bowl Champion Jamal Lewis.
She earned her degree in International Affairs from George Washington University.
A Baltimore native and die-hard Ravens fan, she currently lives in Boca Raton, Florida, with her husband, twin boys, and goldendoodle, Raven.Links: