“I’ve been around enough entrepreneurs to know that the ones who make it big have one thing that sets them apart. They’re willing to go where most won’t. Because they believe success is inevitable. Because they prioritize working out their mindset.”
Howell has made her global mark as a Facebook ad expert and social agency owner. She has a team of 17 full-time staff and has generated $14 million in sales since 2017. Now she’s showing other agency entrepreneurs and freelancers how to scale using her tried and true systems, procedures and best practices.
I started following this rising star about a year ago when I noticed her fresh face and crypto-like smarts in the Facebook newsfeed. Beyond Facebook ads, Cat dishes out some incredible advice and insights. Our paths crossed at a conference this year and the rest is history, I must share her with the female disruptor world.
Her personality type is a mixture of a driver, implementer, and visionary.
Auckland, New Zealand
I never grew up an entrepreneur and it wasn’t until I landed a job as a marketer working for entrepreneurs and investors that the spark was lit inside. Inspired and ready for massive success, I launched my first business and completely fell flat on my face. In hindsight, it was fundamental to getting me to where I am now as it opened up the world of Facebook advertising to me and the rest is history still being made!
“When I have an idea and it stews inside of me, I have to give birth and get it out.”
Surround yourself with people that are where you strive to be and carefully curate who you allow to give you advice.
Aside from helping entrepreneurs achieve their full potential, we also put aside one percent of business revenue for charities and local community initiatives.
My ex-husband was extremely supportive of my journey as an entrepreneur and placed a lot of trust in what I was doing. I don’t think I’d be where I am now without having that kind of foundation.
“Today is a day for borrowing time, and forgetting to give it back”
To me, this quote is a reminder that the present moment is the only thing that really matters.
David Attenborough haha! Just love his work and his voice!
Homo Deus by Yuval Noah Harari
We will all have personal AI PA’s (kind of like Siri on steroids) screening and moderating our social platforms for us and curating the content relevant to our needs.
My laptop haha
Meditate, float session, skateboarding, DJ’ing, sex
My new project Pay the Invoice. It is a web-based documentary premiering August 9, 2019 on Digital Distillery’s social channels. The online docu-series follows seven ad agency owners/freelancers on an 8-week journey as they experience the trials and tribulations of scaling up a business.
Are you as in love with Catherine as we are? Be a part of her tribe on Facebook or meet her in person and learn her vibe. Spend three days with Cat at her Fiji Agency Accelerator event in 2019 and learn the systems, processes, and structures for a millionaire mindset by a female disrupter who gives female empowerment a new meaning.
We are walking the Catwalk.
This post by Lisa Buyer originally published on Medium’s Authority Magazine, a publication by Yitzi Weiner.