Shield Sisters Initiative
Shield Sisters Initiative
Episode 21: Taking Chances with Alex Jones

Life throws us a lot of curveballs and you have to be ready to take chances and make the jump. It is possible to create the life that you love by taking chances and following your gut. Today, we talked with Alex Jones, a business owner who started her business while pregnant with her first child, before proceeding to have 3 babies in 3 years! Her life is all about taking chances and trusting her gut.

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In this episode we talked about:

  • How your life unfolds apart from a plan.
  • Alex’s journey to finding her passion and truth genius spot.
  • The out of control feeling that can be there in the back of your mind forcing you to stick to a plan.
  • Holding ourselves back because we are worried about not being perfect.
  • Her experience at an entrepreneur event where she spoke up.
  • You grow as you go.
  • Raising babies and businesses alongside each other.
  • The way your authentic brand allows your personality to shine.
  • Structure in your business and in your life to help you grow.

Our favorite quotes:

  • “When the steps are laid out in front of you, that is not your path because your path is not known yet.” – Alex Jones
  • “Your path takes shape when you have enough strength to live your truth.” – Alex Jones
  • “We develop in the chaos. We develop in the messiness and the imperfections are actually what is beautiful about each of us. It’s what makes us unique.” – Raewyn Sangari
  • “You need to feel the way you want to be perceived behind the computer.” – Alex Jones

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If we had to give you just one tip…

Taking chances and allowing yourself to truly be open in understanding how you got to where you are is the gamechanger.

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More About Alex Jones

After spending over ten years in marketing, design, and Public Relations event management, Alex did what all creatively-stifled, marketing co-ordinators do and started a stationery brand! With 3 degrees and a diploma in media, communication, graphic design and image arts she is well suited to make Lovely Little Design Co. a household name. When not designing or printing, you can find her hanging out in Hamilton, with her pretty incredible husband, their two dogs Noah and Ellie, and their sweet little boys, Hudson, Dawson and Pax { She’s brave and had 3 babies in 3 years!}

Finding Alex



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