As a female business owner, I know it sometimes feels like there are not enough hours in the day. Between juggling a business and being a mum to 3 little boys, I have to make a conscious effort to work on my mindset on a daily basis. That’s why I am so passionate about affirmations—these powerful little statements can make all the difference in shaping our mindset, driving our determination and helping us stay positive.

So, let’s dive into the top affirmations for female business owners, explore a few examples, and discover why they matter so much.

What Are Affirmations?

Affirmations are short, positive statements that we repeat to ourselves to help reinforce positive beliefs and manifest our desires into reality. They are a way of rewiring our brains, replacing negative thoughts with empowering ones. Simply put, by practising daily affirmations, we can develop a positive mindset that will help us tackle the challenges that come with being a business owner.

Top Affirmations for Female Business Owners

Affirmation 1: “I believe in my ability to succeed and achieve my goals.”

Believing in yourself is fundamental to achieving success. This affirmation encourages you to trust your abilities and helps build self-confidence. By repeating this affirmation, you’ll remember you have what it takes to succeed and reach your goals, which is especially important for us female business owners.

Affirmation 2: “I am resilient, and I can overcome any obstacles that come my way.”

Business isn’t always smooth sailing, and it’s crucial to be ready for any challenges that come your way. This affirmation reminds you that you’re strong, resilient and capable of overcoming obstacles. By repeating this statement, you’ll steadily develop a fearless attitude enabling you to tackle anything on your business journey head-on.

Affirmation 3: “My success is inevitable.”

This powerful affirmation helps to ingrain the belief that success is just around the corner. By continually affirming that your success is inevitable, you’ll reinforce your determination and drive to achieve it. So no matter how tough the journey may seem, this affirmation will help keep you focused on success and pushing forward.

Tips for Making Affirmations Work for You

Now that you have some fantastic affirmations under your belt, let’s make sure you get the most out of them! Here are some handy tips to help you make affirmations work for you:

  • Keep It Personal: Tailor your affirmations to fit your specific goals, needs, and aspirations.
  • Stay Positive: Focus on what you want to achieve rather than what you try to avoid.
  • Practice Daily: Make affirmations a part of your daily routine to help reinforce positive beliefs and keep you in a positive mindset.
  • Use Visualisation: As you say your affirmations, try to visualise them coming to life. The more vivid your visualisation, the more effective your affirmations will be.

Girl, Empowered 

Affirmations are a beautiful tool for female business owners to stay positive, motivated, and empowered. By practising these daily, you’ll build the mindset required to overcome obstacles, achieve your goals, and ultimately find success in your business.

So, go on, give it a go! You might just be surprised at the power these simple statements hold. And remember, Girl in Motion is here to support you every step of the way—because every woman deserves the chance to be their own boss and create the life they want. Happy affirming, ladies!

Join me in empowering more women to take the first step toward entrepreneurship! I’m Nat, the woman behind Girl in Motion, and I get a kick out of finding ways to help women launch their own businesses. If you’re a woman looking for a sign to dip your toes into entrepreneurship, well, this is it! Check out our roadmap to see what it takes to start a business in New Zealand. Build a business you love today!