112: Felena Hanson – Co-working, Greek Gods and The Flight Club

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Hera is the Queen of the Greek Gods and is oft-portrayed as a vengeful woman when thwarted. On the other hand, she is the Goddess of Women and stands equal to all the male Gods around her. So what does she have to do with reinventing co-working space and helping women launch their businesses?

Everything.

Felena Hanson launched Hera Hub and has licensed locations around the world to help women and a select few men, get the support they need to launch their businesses and brands into the world. All in a unique spa-like environment designed to elevate creativity and built camaraderie. Two other parts of her company help incubate and finance women-created businesses.

How did she do it? Why does her latest book, The Flight Club Rebel, Reinvent, and Thrive: How to Launch Your Dream Business, hit my radar as a book to return to for fledgling entrepreneurs?

Listen in and learn how to transition from an employee to an entrepreneurial mindset and why you might need a co-working space in your neighborhood.

P.S. Her book has some kick-a.. free resources online that every entrepreneur will want.

Felena Hanson is a long-time entrepreneur and marketing maven.  Her latest venture, Hera Hub, is a spa-inspired shared workspace and business accelerator for female entrepreneurs. This as-needed, flexible work and meeting space provides a productive environment for growing businesses.  Hera Hub members have access to a professional space to meet with clients and to connect and collaborate with like-minded business owners, thus giving them the support they need to be prosperous.

She has three company owned locations in San Diego and licensed locations in Phoenix, DC, and Sweden, with more cities launching soon. She’s on a mission to support over 20,000 women in the launch and growth of their business by 2020.

Felena and Hera Hub have been featured in Inc Magazine, the BBC News, Forbes, and the New York Times.  She is a published author and international speaker.  Her book, “Flight Club ? Rebel, Reinvent, and Thrive: How to Launch Your Dream Business” is available on Amazon.

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