In this episode, we are introduced to an inspiring woman, Lauren, who emerged from a challenging, poverty-stricken background. Raised by a single mother, she held a steadfast belief in the importance of education and financial independence. A significant life event prompted her to embark on a new path, leaving behind a 17-year legal career to establish her own business consulting agency. Her transformative journey emphasizes the resilience that arises from self-belief and the power of determination.
Join us as we delve into Lauren’s incredible story of triumph over adversity and her dedication to empowering women to seize control of their financial destinies. Listen to this episode to be inspired by her journey and to learn how you can achieve the life you deserve.
✨ Exceptional Highlights ✨
Embrace the power of money: It lets you shape your path, make things happen, and chase your dreams with unwavering determination. Having money does not only gets you a spot at the table but also lets you steer your future in line with your deepest wishes.
Don’t shy away from talking about money: Own your financial goals proudly, and let others know what you’re aiming for. It’s all part of empowering yourself and encouraging everyone to go after their ambitions.
You’re stronger than you know: Tap into your hidden potential, and let it guide you through life’s ups and downs. As you journey ahead, remember that there’s untapped power within you, driving you toward incredible achievements that you might not even see coming.
3:18 Lauren’s Story Growing Up and Her Whys
5:20 A recent breakthrough
9:54 Importance of Financially Empowered Women
12:43 Overcoming fears on talking about money and becoming financially successful.
18:24 Lauren’s Journey Writing Her Chapter in the Women Thrive Book
✨ About Lauren Buckner ✨
Lauren is an attorney-turned entrepreneur who works with women to help them build a financially, empowered life. Lauren has practiced law for 17 years and has specialized in business law and real estate development, representing both corporate and government clients.
Lauren is the owner of Buckner Consulting, a business consulting firm where she works closely with business owners who want to improve operations and efficiency, grow their businesses or maintain existing positive trends. She acts as a partner in identifying and overcoming the obstacles that arise along a company’s path to meet its goals.
Lauren is originally from St Louis, MO and attended Cornell College in Mt. Vernon, IA where she studied Psychology and Spanish. She attended law school at St. Louis University School of Law where she received her juris doctor in 2006 with an emphasis in International and Comparative Law.
Lauren has combined her in-depth knowledge of real estate development, finance and business to create her signature Business Builder community where she helps women build strong businesses on solid foundations to leverage income and create money babies!
▶️ About the Women Thrive Podcast
The Women Thrive Podcast features women from all around the world with their inspiring stories of how they have conquered personal challenges and found a way to rise and thrive.
Listen to the stories of entrepreneurs, speakers, authors, experts, and business owners from all walks of life inspiring and empowering women globally. We cover topics of leadership, business success, mindset, spirituality, marketing and visibility, media and PR, and many more.