Confidence is key--and Tess Brooks knows it. In fact, she founded a business around it. In the second episode of #bizoba Season 2 , Tess (HBS MBA 2016) tells the story of how she went from consulting in Latin America to founding Confi, a technology platform focused on empowering women to be confident in their bodies and relationships by providing information on sensitive health topics in an accessible and non-judgmental way.
In #bizoba fashion of embracing the whole journey towards doing what you love, Tess shares the ups and downs from her first year with Confi and important lessons learned about building teams and staying true to your dreams as a full-time graduate student and founder. (Hint: dancing always helps).
#bizobabullets of wisdom from this episode:
1. Remember the greater purpose of why you’re doing what you’re doing--that’s what keep you going when the going gets tough.
2. You can’t do everything yourself--that’s where building a trusted team comes in and empowering them