Welcome to Chase your Dreams

A podcast for Fashion Entrepreneurs who are ready to pursue their passion and make a living doing what they love.

Navigating the fashion industry through turbulent times with Adila Cokar Podcast

Navigating The Fashion Industry During Turbulent Times with Adila Cokar

I have a super awesome treat for you today. I’m interviewing my friend and fellow fashion entrepreneur Adila Cokar who’s an expert in offshore manufacturing.⁣ ⁣Adila is a media- acclaimed, award-winning serial entrepreneur and author of the recently released book “Source My Garment- The Insiders Guide to responsible offshore manufacturing ...
5 Creative Ways To Overcome Small Business Challenges

5 Creative Ways To Overcome Small Business Challenges

The following is a recording from my presentation at Apparel Camp conference in Vancouver. I will go over common challenges that most small businesses face. I will use actual examples of challenges I’ve faced running my business and how I dealt with them and give you some creative and practical ...
The entrepreneur journey to make it happen with Jenna Herbut podcast

The Entrepreneur Journey to Make It Happen with Jenna Herbut

Jenna Herbut is a serial entrepreneur, speaker and writer. She’s the founder of The Make It Show, one of Canada’s largest craft shows which she’s been running for over a decade. In this episode, she shares her story and how she got started on her entrepreneur journey. She offers insight ...
The State of Fashion Coronavirus Update Podcast

The State of Fashion Coronavirus Update

In this episode I am presenting the information from the State of Fashion report put together by Business Of Fashion and McKinsey. The coronavirus has turned the fashion world upside down, leaving brands and executives scrambling to find answers to handle this crisis. Though the duration and ultimate severity of ...
How to find small clothing manufacturers.

How to Find Small Run Clothing Manufacturers

Are you a fashion designer who has an amazing idea for a clothing line but not sure how to begin to get it made? New designers often struggle to connect with the right factories to launch their businesses. They usually don’t have connections in the industry and lack practical experience ...
How to Prepare for Trade Shows and Conventions.

How to Prepare for Trade Shows and Conventions

In this episode, I will provide 3 tips when deciding to do a trade show or convention based on my experience of exhibiting at over 100 shows. This episode was recorded at Hanauma Bay in Hawaii. Just a heads up, there will be sounds of waves crashing, birds chirping and ...
The power of niching.

The Power of Niching

Do you want to learn how to target your best customers without coming across as salesy and pushy? Do you need clarity around what specific product best represents what you actually sell? Well, then you’ve come to the right place. In this episode you will learn: What is niching and why you’re ...
What I Learned After Running a Clothing Business for 10 years.

What I Learned After Running a Clothing Business for 10 years

Do you love what you do? Do you want to build a successful clothing business that lasts? Today I share the lessons I learned from running my clothing design company for 10 years. Head on over to my Youtube channel for additional training and planning tools ...
Budgeting & financing tips for your fashion business.

Budgeting and Financing Tips for your Fashion Business

Today we’re talking about Cash Flow, Budgeting and Financing for your clothing business. Here’s what we will cover in this episode: How to manage your cash flow How to make a budget Ways you can seek financing for your business. Download The Clothing Brand Owner’s Checklist here: https://glynistao.com/boss-up-clothing-brand-owners-checklist/ ...
Time management strategies for busy fashion entrepreneur

Time Management Strategies for Busy Fashion Entrepreneurs

In this podcast, I will teach you the time management secrets that I learned from working at various corporations in the apparel industry to effectively run my clothing business for 10 years. Here’s the download links for the planning tools I used to run my company: Product Development Timeline https://bit.ly/39NAw0W ...
How to validate your business idea podcast

How to Validate your Business Idea

Hello everyone and welcome to Chase Your Dreams podcast. I'm so happy that you can join me here today. This episode is about knowing who your ideal client is. This is SO important and I cannot emphasize this enough, to anyone who is starting a business. Not just a clothing ...