The Founder and CEO of Granola Girl April Bellia joins us to talk about Honest Entrepreneurship and shares her biggest lessons and struggles from her journey. She opens up about what building a business really looks like and offers insight to those who are getting into this space. This episode is a must listen for anyone who is in business or thinking of starting one! Tune in now!
Granola Girl was incorporated in Vancouver in 2011 and founded by April Bellia. She is an entrepreneur with a baking background and has grown the company that services over 250 grocery stores in Western Canada. April is a wife and mother of 3 teenagers so she understands the importance of providing good and healthy food for families and young people. Granola Girl has recently launched the Granola Girl Foundation which is a fundraising platform to provide scholarships for kids in the areas of girl empowerment and entrepreneurship.
Granola Girl is a cereal and snack made in Vancouver Canada. We use all natural and organic ingredients for a quick easy breakfast served with milk or yogurt and fresh fruit and berries. Granola Girl can also be enjoyed as a snack after school or post workout. It is lightly sweetened with maple syrup and organic cane sugar and also contains superfoods like hemp hearts and goji berries.
2:30 How Entrepreneurship Found Me
6:55 Just Because You Can, Doesn't Mean You Should
9:02 The Journey
11:10 Inner Guidance
13:45 When To Know If You Should Try Harder Or Give Up
16:00 Speaking Your Truth
16:30 Don't Change Yourself To Please Others
21:00 Good In The Hood
28:50 Daily Rituals
34:60 You Are NOT Your Business