Kara Goldin is the Founder and CEO of Hint, which is best known for its award-winning, fruit-flavored water. Kara started the company to make water that tastes great without all the sugar and diet sweeteners. Their product is Non-GMO certified and vegan, with no MSG, nuts, soy, or gluten.
Kara Goldin has received numerous accolades, including being named one of InStyle’s Badass 50, Fast Company’s Most Creative People in Business, Fortune’s Most Powerful Women Entrepreneurs, Fortune’s Most Innovative Women in Food Drink, and EY Entrepreneur of the Year for Northern California. Previously, Kara was VP of Shopping Partnerships at America Online — more commonly known as AOL. She hosts a podcast, The Kara Goldin Show, and her first book, Undaunted: Overcoming Doubts and Doubters, was released in October 2020. In the short time since its publishing, it’s already become a Wall Street Journal and Amazon bestseller.In this episode…
Plenty of people say they want to start their own business, but what does it take to become a successful entrepreneur? Can you take the hits and keep going?
Kara Goldin compares starting a business to piecing together a 1,000 piece puzzle. People take away pieces, people give you new pieces that don’t fit, and of course, people always tell you to give up.
On this episode of the eCommerce Profits Podcast, Joshua Chin is joined by Kara Goldin, Founder and CEO of Hint Inc., to discuss the essential characteristics of an entrepreneur. Kara talks about the mentors who influenced her journey, what her experiences at Time Magazine and CNN taught her about persistence and perseverance, and what’s inside her new book, Undaunted: Overcoming Doubts and Doubters.