Theme: Deciding to Work for Your Mom
Summary: Sadie Ferguson, a social worker now working in her mother’s successful flower shop, describes how working with her mother is allowing her to develop her interests and passions and nurturing her entrepreneurial spirit as well.
Featured Guest: Sadie Ferguson, Robin Wood Flowers
- “The challenge for me was determining if I was ready to change my work identity, from social work to entrepreneurship.”
- “My mom and I are good friends; I worried that some of that would be threatened when I joined. It’s interesting getting to know her as a professional, not just as my mom.”
- “I’m satisfied, and I have an entrepreneurial spirit that is growing…and I didn’t know that that would happen.”