47: Vanessa Ellingson Created Mobi, an Educational Math Game
Vanessa Ellingson is a former professional basketball player, turned Chiropractor turned entrepreneur. She is also the CEO and Co-Founder of the company Möbi Games Inc. Mobi is a fast paced tile game that helps others learn and apply basic math skills. I wanted to learn more about Vanessa’s overall approach to creating her brand.
“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.” ~Mark Twain
You can either manage hiccups with a smile on your face or you can let them frustrate you. Since I know this is where I want to be, it’s easier to get through the ups and downs.
Her Advice to Aspiring Female Entrepreneurs
- Fear is just forward thinking. So, if you can just be in the day to day, there’s really nothing to fear. You just have to give a little bit more each day knowing that it will be fine.
- Find your support system.
- Have a good idea. Don’t launch a terrible idea.