See Jane Succeed: The Book About the Five Janes
Jane Out of the Box has now interviewed more than 1500 women business owners about their motivations, challenges, and mindsets in running their businesses. Founder Michele DeKinder-Smith has authored a book about the five types, entitled See Jane Succeed: Five Types of Female Entrepreneurs Reveal What it Takes to Win in Business and in Life. The book shares Michele’s personal story as she grew through being an Accidental Jane, Tenacity Jane, and Go Jane Go type – as well as sharing the input and stories of many of the women interviewed during the course of the Which Jane Are You? Research project.
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What’s Your Challenge?
At Jane Out of the Box, we know the challenges female entrepreneurs face in your pursuit to create more wealth and satisfaction by being your own boss. Through extensive research and review, we have partnered with best-in-class companies offering products, education, coaching, events, and more. Resources aimed to help you at whatever stage of business you’re in right now and where you’d like to take your business in the future.
Every recommendation you see has been thoroughly reviewed. Members of the Jane Out of the Box team have read every book, experienced every program, and/or personally know and trust the amazing creators of each product and service listed in our marketplace. We can, and do, recommend these resources with our whole hearts.
Feel free to review the entire page or use the quick links below to jump to just the resources you are most interested in now:
- Business models/how to structure your business
- Building a team for your business
- Marketing your business
- Entrepreneurial skills & mindset
Or, shop by your Jane Type! Scroll through our resources, watching for the Jane icon for your type. Here’s a summary of who’s who:
Business models/how to structure your business
Interested in starting an association in your industry? Founding an association positions you as a leader in your industry – and provides a steady stream of passive income. To learn more about this business model, there is no better teacher than our friend, Sheri McConnell of the Global Institute of Associations
(ideal for Jane Dough)
Seeking multiple streams of income in your current business? Ali Brown examines 10 critical ways to run your business for maximum effectiveness and adding multiple streams of income via continuity programs, speaking, direct mail, affiliate marketing, teleseminars, and more in her Beyond the Blueprint® course.
(Ideal for Jane Dough, Tenacity Jane)
Building a team for your business
Curious about virtual assistants (VAs) but not sure if they can help you?
Entrepreneurial success starts with the right support. Marcia Hoeck is offering you the opportunity to listen to her free teleclass: “How to Get More Done AND Make More Money: 2 Simple Steps to Find, Hire, and Partner with the Perfect Virtual Assistant.”
(ideal for all 5 Janes)
Want to learn the secret to growing your business with the help of a virtual team? Who wouldn’t want to know the secret to growing her business to a 6- and 7- figure success WITHOUT in-house employees OR 90-hour work weeks? If you are committed to recruiting and managing a team that helps you maximize your effectiveness so you can really grow your business, check out Melanie Benson Strick’s Virtual Team Building Tele-Bootcamp. Michele used this very system to go from solo-entrepreneur to running a multi-million dollar business with a team of 12.
(ideal for all 5 Janes)
Marketing your business
Want to market your ideas, products, and/or services online? Ali Brown’s Online Success Blueprint is, hands down, the most straightforward, simple, step-by-step process that thousands of entrepreneurs have used to create thriving online businesses. By following her blueprint, which is chock-full of examples, you will learn how to capture customers interested in your product or service and market to a growing list of ideal prospective customers.
(Ideal for Jane Dough, Tenacity Jane, Merry Jane)
Want to reach more people through social networking? Are you wondering whether social media is worth it, or how to best promote your business using social media platforms? MaryPat Kavanagh’s Guide to Social Networking Success walks you through, step-by-step, setting up your social networking profile to ATTRACT the right people into your life. She explains the KLT Factor-the ability to build the “Know, Like & Trust” factors into your profile, helping you build trust and long-term, positive network relationships.
(Ideal for Merry Jane, Accidental Jane)
Want better copy on your web page so you convert more sales? There are proven methods for creating web site copy that really sells. Michele PW (Michele Pariza Wacek) has written copy for some of the world’s most successful internet marketing entrepreneurs and she shares her wisdom and experience, walking you step-by-step through improving your website copy in Sales Letter Secrets.
(Ideal for all Janes)
Entrepreneurial skills & mindset
The quintessential Jane Out of the Box book! Written by our founder, Michele DeKinder-Smith, and based on interviews with over 1200 women business owners, See Jane Succeed will teach you about the five types of female entrepreneurs and deliver a complete action plan you can use to make your business deliver the income and lifestyle you dream of. Buy now!
(ideal for … all 5)
Taking care of your health. As an entrepreneur, your energy level determines your effectiveness. If you aren’t as healthy as you want to be or your energy levels are poor due to lack of sleep, stress, and more, we highly recommend JJ Virgin’s programs and advice. We’ve experienced dramatic improvements in our health and well-being. Click here to learn more.
(ideal for …. All 5)