Fertility Consultant Tess Kossow raises awareness about heart health

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Describe your business in a few words:

I am a certified fertility consultant who also focuses on heart health. I am the first children’s picture book author focusing on IVF through the eyes of a child. I am also the first Woman of Impact winner in Indianapolis with Go Red for Women and the American Heart Association.

What was your background prior to starting your own business?

CBS 2 Chicago, HR Manager.

Did you always know you wanted to be an entrepreneur?

Yes.

Take us back to when you first launched your business, what was your marketing strategy to get the word out and did it go as planned?

Anything and everything…one-woman show here!

What is the accomplishment you are the most proud of to date?

The People.com article that was done on me.

Do you believe in work/life balance? What are some of your best tips?

Yes. Setting healthy boundaries and balances in my schedule and expectations. Learning to be present and live in the moment.

What have you achieved recently that you’d like to celebrate with our community?

Starting my certified fertility consulting business in 2022.

What’s next for your business? What can we expect to see over the next few years?

Growth and more speaking/writing in national spots!

What excites you about being an Entreprenista League member?

The networking and personalized support.

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