Small Business, Big Growth

Asking the Right Questions with Jen Reiner, President of Align

June 11, 2021 Boostpoint Episode 42
Small Business, Big Growth
Asking the Right Questions with Jen Reiner, President of Align
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Small Business, Big Growth
Asking the Right Questions with Jen Reiner, President of Align
Jun 11, 2021 Episode 42
Boostpoint

Jen Reiner is a business development strategist that has spent the last 20+ years in marketing, service design, and program management.  She currently owns her own business management consulting firm, Align, that enables organizations to adapt and grow by enhancing customer experiences, launching new services, creating strategic plans, and innovating business models. 

In this episode, Sam and Jen discuss what holds businesses back from innovation, the value of diversity of thought, and letting go of perfection and accepting ambiguity in your career and in life. Jen knows how to ask the right questions and provides valuable insight into how you can too.

Time Stamps


Intro [0:17-1:11]

Professional & entrepreneurial background [1:11-8:47]

Finding your niche [8:47-11:50]

Transitioning into starting your own business [11:50-15:12]

Letting go of perfection & accepting ambiguity [15:12-20:23]

The value of diversity of thought [20:23-23:52]

Advice to your younger self  [23:52-28:06]

Intentionally looking for feedback [28:06-30:21]

What holds businesses back from innovation [30:21-34:28]

Important questions to ask yourself [34:28-37:11]

Conclusion [37:11-37:48]


Links

www.alignltd.com

www.linkedin.com/in/jennreiner

www.boostpoint.com

Show Notes

Jen Reiner is a business development strategist that has spent the last 20+ years in marketing, service design, and program management.  She currently owns her own business management consulting firm, Align, that enables organizations to adapt and grow by enhancing customer experiences, launching new services, creating strategic plans, and innovating business models. 

In this episode, Sam and Jen discuss what holds businesses back from innovation, the value of diversity of thought, and letting go of perfection and accepting ambiguity in your career and in life. Jen knows how to ask the right questions and provides valuable insight into how you can too.

Time Stamps


Intro [0:17-1:11]

Professional & entrepreneurial background [1:11-8:47]

Finding your niche [8:47-11:50]

Transitioning into starting your own business [11:50-15:12]

Letting go of perfection & accepting ambiguity [15:12-20:23]

The value of diversity of thought [20:23-23:52]

Advice to your younger self  [23:52-28:06]

Intentionally looking for feedback [28:06-30:21]

What holds businesses back from innovation [30:21-34:28]

Important questions to ask yourself [34:28-37:11]

Conclusion [37:11-37:48]


Links

www.alignltd.com

www.linkedin.com/in/jennreiner

www.boostpoint.com