Welcome to The Jennifer Allwood Show

Listen in for business strategies and interviews with small business experts to help you build a business and a life that you love.

It’s my hope that you will find encouragement every single time you listen!

Better Way Bonus: Enneagram and Work Q&A—Part 2

Let’s dive into part two of the bonus episode about how to use the enneagram for your business! In part one of this bonus episode Beth McCord, AKA your enneagram coach is answering all of your burni

Better Way Bonus: How to Use the Enneagram at Work—Part 1

I’m super excited to be giving you a bonus episode about how to use the enneagram for your business! In part one of this bonus episode I’m interviewing Beth McCord, AKA your enneagram coac

Episode 208: The Enneagram and Your Biz

On my Monday Fire Episode this week, we talked about if Christians should use the enneagram. Spoiler alert—yes they can! The enneagram is just a tool that we can use to better understand ourselves.

Monday Fire 89 | Should Christians Use the Enneagram?

Let’s talk about the enneagram! The enneagram is a super popular personality test used to help us understand ourselves better. But, is the enneagram biblical? Should Christians use the enneagram

Monday Fire 88 | Do You Want More?

Do you ever have a yearning for more in your business? Maybe you have a business now but are feeling like God is calling you to something else… Or maybe you are seeing success in one area of you

Episode 206: Making Your First Hire Q&A

 A while ago I took to Instagram and asked you what you wanted to know about making your first hire. You all came back with some amazing questions, and today I’m giving you all my hiring secr

Monday Fire 87 | Do You Feel Like You’re Not Good Enough?

Friend, do you ever feel like you aren’t good enough? Maybe you have a passion you want to turn into a business or a dream God has put on your heart. Maybe the reason why you don’t start y

Episode 205: 3 Tips To Grow Your Email List

Whether you are thinking about starting a business, have a new business, or have been in business for years, it is so important that you focus on growing your email list! Today I’m giving you th

Monday Fire 86 | Saturated Market or Self Protection?

Have you ever had an idea for a business but don’t ever go through with it because you think the market is too saturated?? There is no such thing as a saturated market. And this excuse is not a

Episode 204: Be a Godmother with Lisa Bevere

 Today I am honored to interview Lisa Bevere! Lisa Bevere has spent three decades empowering women to find their identity and purpose. She is a cancer survivor and a New York Timesbestselling autho

Monday Fire 85 | So You Want To Be An Influencer?

If you’re listening to this podcast you probably are at least somewhat interested in becoming an influencer or having a platform on some level. Maybe you have a heart for encouraging others and

Episode 203: Unstoppable With Bethany Hamilton

Today I am honored to interview Bethany Hamilton! When Bethany lost her left arm to a 14-foot tiger shark at 13 years old, which seemed to end her career as a rising surf star. But just one month afte

Monday Fire 84 | The Cost of Inaction

Some of you have a dream in your heart about starting a business, but for some reason, you can’t get started. Maybe you have fear, maybe you deal with perfectionism, or maybe you just don’

Episode 202: 5 Things Successful Entrepreneurs Have On Their Website

Friend, today I am going over 5 things every successful entrepreneur has on their website! Your website is so important and could be the reason your biz goes to the next level. Go through this checkli

Monday Fire 83 | You Don’t Have to be in Ministry to be used by God

A misconception I hear all the time from people who follow me is that you have to be in ministry to make an impact for God. Friend, that couldn’t be further from the truth. I want to unpack this

Episode 201: Everything You Need To Know About Clubhouse

Today I’m going to tell you everything you need to know about Clubhouse! Clubhouse is the new social media platform that everyone is talking about! Seriously, the positivity and excitement aroun

Monday Fire 82 | Keep Your Joy

Today I want to talk to you about how to stay positive when things are really hard in life. Between the election, covid, and many more tensions we are facing, things are really hard! Friend, Jesus tol

Episode 200: Know Yourself, Know Your Money with Rachel Cruze

 Friends, I’m so excited to be interviewing Rachel Cruze, two- time #1 national best selling author, financial expert, and host of The Rachel Cruze Show! Today we are talking about her new

Monday Fire 81 | Bible Verses for 2021

This Monday Fire we are doing something a little different. Team Allwood is doing a takeover and sharing our favorite verses to prepare your heart and mind for 2021!  One of the best ways we can grow

Episode 199: Friend, You Aren’t Behind

Someone listening today needs to hear that they are NOT behind. This is a lie we tell ourselves, and all it does is make us anxious! The ‘behind” lie makes us feel lesser than and makes us

Monday Fire 80 | Start 2021 with a Grateful Heart

I was on one of my Inner Circle calls the other day and I was thinking to myself, we have to find reasons to celebrate right now, even if it feels like we didn’t get a win in 2020. There are a l

Episode 198: Go To The Next Level In 2021

If 2020 has taught us anything, it’s what we don’t want to take with us in our business into 2021. Heading into the new year, we want to focus on how things could look different in our bus

Monday Fire 79 | Prophecy vs. Fortune Telling

 Today I want to talk to you about the difference between prophecy and fortune-telling. In my Next Level challenge, there was a  prayer component called the War Room. This is where I prayed for en

Episode 197: Old Ways Won’t Open New Doors

Last week I did my Next Level challenge and it was sooo amazing! It was so powerful that I wanted to share the first day with you. Mostly so you know to get your booty in the challenge next time! LOL.

Monday Fire 78: Do You Have Imposter Syndrome?

Do you struggle with Imposter Syndrome? It’s when you continuously doubt your skills, talents, and abilities. You may even feel like a fraud or that you will be “found out.” I get lots o

Episode 196: Why Are You Overthinking?

Tell me, do you ever catch yourself feeling like your brain won’t shut off or that you can’t relax? Maybe you’re constantly thinking about the past and how you could have done someth

Monday Fire 77: God Is Doing A New Thing

As we are in the last month of the year, all of us are holding our breath and hoping that next year, 2021 will be different. But do we actually know that it will be better? The truth is, there is no r

Episode 195: Are You Scared of Success

Friends, there are many reasons why you could feel stuck either in your personal life or biz. I want to talk about one BIG mindset that might be holding you back with what you feel called to do—and

Monday Fire 76: Pursue Peace

A few days ago I posted on my stories talking about if we are believers in Christ, we should be the most hope-filled people in the world right now!  Despite the virus, election, and anything else tha

Episode 194: The Best Instagram Features to Grow Your Online Business

What is the best Instagram feature to grow your small business in 2020? Reels, Stories, IGTV’s, regular posts?? A few episodes back I did a podcast talking about the many faces of Facebook, so t

Monday Fire 75: The Art of Scrappiness

I got a DM from a lady recently who heard me say something on one of my podcasts in the Spring and it literally motivated her to start a small business THAT weekend. And then of course corona hit and

Episode 193: Facebook vs. Parler with Rachel Miller & Brian Dixon

My inbox has been blowing up lately with people asking me my thoughts on Parler, the new social media app that’s kind of like Twitter! I know Parler has had a TON of traffic the last few days—not

Monday Fire 74: Come Out of Hiding

I have a word from the Lord for someone today: and that’s to come out of hiding! 2020 has been such a dumpster fire that it’s been easy to use hiding as an excuse. Kids have been home from

Episode 192: Not Getting Engagement on Instagram? Here’s how to fix it.

Are you not getting engagement on Instagram? Today I’ll tell you why that’s happening and give you three strategies you can use right now to get your engagement back! Also- I’m gi

Monday Fire 73: Where Do You Put Your Hope?

So WHOOPS this episode was supposed to come out the day before the election but things got switched up! I can blame 2020 right?? BUT things don’t have to be perfect, and even though it’s been almo

Bonus Episode: Would You Rather Be Right or Righteous?

Would you rather be right or righteous? One is God-centered and the other is to be self-centered. Between the election and the holiday season, there will be many opportunities to be right or righteous

Episode 191: You Be You With Jamie Ivey 

Today I’m interviewing bestselling author and host of the popular “The Happy Hour with Jamie Ivey” podcast. We are talking about her new book, You Be You: Why Satisfaction and Success Are Closer

Monday Fire 72: What to Do When You Experience Spiritual Warfare

 Most of you know that we recently did a five-day challenge, but what you might not know is that Team Allwood experienced major spiritual warfare during that week. While many women were getting a b

Bonus Episode: What I’m Praying for this Election Season

It’s a special BONUS episode today on The Jennifer Allwood Show! I asked a while ago if you would like a podcast talking about how I’m praying during the election season and I wanted to share that

Episode 190: The Many Faces of Facebook with Mackinzie Burke

Has anyone else been super frustrated with how we have SIX different apps just to use all of Facebook’s features? You may have noticed Facebook recently updated from Creator Studio to Facebook B

Monday Fire 71: When God Wakes You Up At Night

Lately, I’ve been waking up regularly in the middle of the night feeling like I need to pray. I’ve been hearing many of you say the same thing as well! Friends, If the Lord is waking you up in the

Episode 189: 5 Things I Learned From My First Challenge

 If you’ve been thinking about creating a challenge on Facebook then you’re going to want to learn these lessons I learned from my first ever Facebook challenge! We decided done was better than

Monday Fire 70: Why You Need More than A Sexy Strategy

 Today I want to talk to you about what I learned from the War Room, which was part of my five day Boost Your Biz Challenge. A lot of small business owners want to grow their business with a sexy s

Episode 188: The Time for Black Friday Strategy is Now

 Today I’m giving you my Black Friday predictions and giving you advice on what you need to do to prepare for Black Friday as a small business owner. This year, EVERYTHING is going to be differen

Monday Fire 69: The Fear of The Restart 

This week in my Inner Circle call, I had two different women talk about how they are afraid to take action. I’m calling this FOR: “the fear of the restart!” One woman said she is nervous to thro

Episode 187: Starting a Mastermind with Aaron Walker

Today on the podcast I’m introducing you to my new friend, Aaron Walker. Aaron started his first business at 18 and sold it to a Fortune 500 company nine years later. Since then he has started 12 ot

Monday Fire 68: Don’t Miss the Window

Today I want to unpack a word the Lord gave me, which was “don’t miss the window.” I’m a business coach and I see a window for every business owner willing to make a pivot right now into the o

Episode 186: Why Are You Working For Free?

This podcast is for the woman who is scared to sell or feels stuck when it comes to business and finances. I want to go over some money mindsets reasons why you are not charging enough for your servic

Monday Fire 67: Mountaintop Lessons

 Recently I went to Colorado for my mastermind! My business buddy and I went for a hike and let me tell ya—it wasn’t easy! While hiking up the mountain I felt like God was speaking to me. God s

Episode 185: Ari’s Adoption Story with Mr. Magic

Today Mr. Magic is joining me to talk about our adoption story! It’s been a long process but soooo worth it! We know many of you have been on this journey with us so we wanted to sit down to go over

Monday Fire 66: God Is With You In The Transition

Okay, so this may be one of the weirdest podcasts of all time. I’m an encourager and sometimes the Lord uses weird analogies to help me encourage other women. Even though it might be strange, at the

Episode 184: Relational Intelligence with Dr. Dharius Daniels

I can’t even contain my excitement for today’s podcast! My guest today is someone I admire so much, Dr. Dharius Daniels! He is the founder and Lead Pastor at Change Church. We are going to talk ab

Monday Fire 65: How to Speak Out

If you’ve been following me recently on social media you’ll know I’ve been speaking out about hypocrisy in our nation. As an introvert, I hate confrontation. I’m not brave, but I have a heart

Episode 183: Instagram Do’s & Don’ts

 Let’s talk about Instagram strategy! What I have found is that many people are using the wrong Instagram strategies! This hurts my heart because you’re putting time and effort into som

Monday Fire 64: Winter is Coming

I have a word from the Lord for someone today. I was out on a “wog”—that’s a walk-jog for those of you who don’t know. Lol! I was praying and heard the Lord say “winter

Episode 182: People Pleasing with Susie Moore

Today I am introducing you to Susie Moore, author of Stop Checking Your Likes: Shake Off the Need for Approval and Live an Incredible Life, to discuss people-pleasing. We are discussing a few differe

Monday Fire 63: Social Distancing without Emotional Distancing

I have been working to dig myself out of some deep feelings and I want to share some of what I am doing. During these times of social distancing, we are all out of whack. Those who need lots of intera

Episode 181: Perfectionism or Pride

Raise your hand high if you know you are a perfectionist!! This podcast was made for you! Being a perfectionist can be one of the hardest traits to learn to navigate. You are constantly battling yours

Monday Fire 62: Mind Games

Lately, it is all about the coping strategies for me. And the Lord game me a word for some of you who I know need some help when it comes to coping. So one thing I do, and this has served me when for

Episode 180: Transitioning and Transforming with Laura Meyer

August should be filled with last-minute summer vacays and back-to-school shopping and orientations. Instead, the world is still at unease, and so many are still left with many unknowns. In the busine

Monday Fire 61: Response to Cancel Culture

This is a message of reflection and encouragement for believers. The online shaming and cancel culture in social media is rampant and sooooo not okay. Adults and kids both are being sucked in. As some

Episode 179: Do’s and Don’ts of Influencer Marketing

I learn a lot from the questions I get asked in my DM’s, which leads to this podcast. I get asked quite often about being sent products in the hopes that I will review and share them online. Wit

Monday Fire 60: Take Control Where You Can

In the last several months, I have been doing something that is a little embarrassing. You’re going to have to listen to find out what it is, but basically I have been coping with feeling like I

Episode 178: Dream Big with Bob Goff

Today I sat down with Bob Goff, author of Dream Big, to talk about life. Bob discusses finding your authentic intent and running with it. For him, that meant being truly available to others. He even p

Monday Fire 59: Holding Two Emotions at Once

You can feel two different emotions simultaneously. You can want two things at the same time that are not in alignment with one another. I can want to go on vacation, but also want to be safe. I can f

Episode 177: 5 Ways to Keep Your Peace in a Crazy World

Learning to keep peace within ourselves is soooo important right now, friends! We need to give each other, but even more importantly ourselves, some serious grace. For some that is very hard. We expe

Monday Fire 58: First in Family

 Who is the first one in their family to do something…a pioneer? I want to take a few minutes to encourage you and let you know you are not alone. Being the first can be hard. We probably all

Episode 176: The World is Watching, So Give Them Something Good to Watch

Hey Friends! For today’s podcast, I wanted to shake it up a little bit by sharing a chapter from my book, Fear Is Not the Boss of You. In this chapter, I really hit home that people are ALWAYS w

Monday Fire 57: To All Who Are Weary

 I am weary. There, I said it. Now, for the most part, I am totally okay, and I know that eventually, everything will be okay. I am just weary. The last several months are taking a toll. I am inter

Episode 175: Understanding the Difference Between a Business Coach and a Business Consultant 

This is my third podcast episode about having a business coach. Why? Because it is so stinkin’ crucial to your success! Today I want to focus on the difference between a business coach and a bus

Monday Fire 56: Reframe Shame

I want to take a few minutes today to help you reframe your shame. First, you need to know there is a difference e between shame and guilt. Shame is used by the enemy to keep you stuck…to keep y

Episode 174: What Is A Calling with Paula Faris

In today’s podcast, we are talking with Paula Faris about how she left her 2 amazing dream jobs to be obedient to God.  She had to learn it’s ok to love what you do, but how to not let th

Monday Fire 55: Pivoting is Much Easier than Being Plucked

If you have been around for a hot minute, you know I am big on pivoting when God tells you to. I have several podcast episodes around the idea of pivoting and in today’s climate, it can be extre

Episode 173: My 5 Favorite Biz Tools

Today I want to share the biz tools I am loving lately. These are things that let me work smarter, not harder! The biz world has so many companies creating things to help with the online space that it

Monday Fire 54: The Value of Repentance and Obedience

This week I was thinking of ways we measurement different things and I really focused on some of the ways we measure Christlike behavior. The Lord really spoke to me about repentance and obedience. Yo

Episode 172: Keys to Hosting a Successful Online Event

Friends!  If there ever was a time to have an online event, it’s right now! The world is a bit chaotic and most states still have limits for gathering sizes, but people are wanting and needing

Monday Fire 53: The Messy Middle

In the past few days, God has been using the messy times in the history of my marriage to Jason to remind me and teach me what I need to be doing right now. Jason and I have never come out of hard tim

Episode 171: Creating the Job You Want with Cathy Heller

In today’s podcast, I chat with Cathy Heller about how she grew her multi-million dollar, successful business while having 3 small kids. She had a dream of songwriting and moved to LA to accompl

Monday Fire 52: Retreating and Reloading

I want to talk about the value of retreating and reloading. Retreating can have a negative connotation, but it really can have soooooo much value! When you retreat you are able to find a new perspecti

Episode 170: Things I Wish I Knew When I Started My Biz in the Online Space

You don’t know what you don’t know! But I am here to help. With world events changing the way we are now doing business, many more people are working in the online space.  Whether you&#82

Monday Fire 51: God Has Awful Timing

Timing is everything. Even more so during this pandemic. Today I want to talk about God’s timing. It seems to me that God’s timing never matches my own. Anyone else? But what I have found to be tr

Episode 169: Keys to Copywriting with Tarzan Kay

Building an email list can be so powerful for your business. Emailing is a great way to engage with your customers and build the know/like/trust factor that is so critical. I don’t want you to l

Monday Fire 50: If Not Mom, Then Who?

I know Mother’s Day was last week, but today I wanted to talk about the importance of mothers modeling courage to their children. We outsource a lot of teaching—Spanish, horseback riding, and

Episode 168: How to be a Leader with Vision with Michael Hyatt

In today’s podcast, I am talking with the legend, Michael Hyatt, about his new book The Vision Driven Leader. Having clarity in your vision is important whether you have a large business, small

Monday Fire 49: Confidence is a Crock of Crap

This week I want to break down one of my favorite chapters in my book…chapter 6 all about courage. The world craves confidence. Confidence sells and confidence is what people think is the key. B

Episode 167: How to Not be Discouraged When Starting Small

With the world in such disarray, so many people are shifting the ways they learn, sell, teach, create, communicate, etc. This makes it the perfect time to start something new especially if you’r

Monday Fire 48: Don’t Let Anyone Should On You

I had a comment in my DMs this past week telling me what I “should”  and “should not” be doing as a business owner right. While I want to extend grace to and think the best of

Episode 166: Importance of Being Honest, Real, and Relevant When Pivoting Your Business with Erin Sanderson

2020 will forever be the year of pivoting! Many businesses are making big changes during these COVID-19 times, but change happens all the time and it doesn’t have to be scary. Sometimes we have

Monday Fire 47: 2 Action Steps to Combat Fear and Find Encouragement

As we go into yet another week of this pandemic, I see that fear is really increasing. When will we return to normal? Will it really be “normal” again? What will happen to my business? I w

Episode 165: Kidpreneur: Start, Run, and Grow Your Own Business with Noah and Easton Allwood

 Using the online space for business isn’t just for adults. Teens can benefit greatly by using their passion to create and grow a business. Kids now are being raised in this tech-savvy world

Monday Fire 46: Are You in a Season of Run or Rest?

I am seeing on social media lately what I am calling productivity shaming. There are those that are saying everyone needs to use this “gift” of time to be doing something big like losing w

Episode 164: What To Do With Your Free Facebook Group

Some of you LOVE your free Facebook group and are doing amazing with it and I am so happy for you. For those that hate it, it’s ok to let it go!!!  I’ll say it again, it’s ok if you

Monday Fire 45: Crisis Can Catapult Us Into Our Calling

I was being interviewed recently and said that I believe crisis can catapult us into our calling. This was a new thought for me, but when I look at my life, I can see that big changes and shifts were

Episode 163: Are You Stuck?

I want to give you a little gift. This is chapter 1 of my book, Fear Is Not the Boss of You. This book has been 4 years in the making and it is finally time to launch, even if it is in the middle of a

Monday Fire 44: The Year of the Great Divide

I have had a word in my heart and I think this is the right time to share it. There are so many things right now that are dividing us as a society. Politics, opinions on COVID-19 and how to handle it,

Episode 162: How to Sustain Brick and Mortar Business During COVID-19 Crisis with Stacy Tuschl

With so many cities continuing Stay-at-Home orders, many of brick and mortar locations are having to temporarily close their doors.  This is a very stressful time for those business owners and their

Monday Fire 43: Find the Silver Lining

I wanted to start this morning off with a little bit of hope and positive thinking. I want to take a few minutes to find the silver lining. Everyone has a certain level of loss right now. We are all g

Episode 161: How to Sustain Your Business through Unsettling Times

I am not sure there has ever been a time when being flexible and making pivots has been more important than right now. In order to sustain through these unsettling times and any other craziness that i