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Female Founders

English, Finance, 1 season, 183 episodes, 5 days, 9 hours, 48 minutes
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Female Founders is a podcast from WomELLE, hosted by Naghilia Desravines. Every business starts with just an idea that eventually leads to a successful business. On Female Founders Podcast, every week, Naghilia has a conversation with a female founder that will tell us about her journey from her first inspiration to launching and the steps she took to accomplish her goals. Listen to inspiring stories to help you along your founder journey!
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Sandra Wolter: Empowering Entrepreneurs Through Coffee and Wellness

Sandra Wolter, CEO of Sweet Science Coffee, blends coffee expertise with holistic wellness strategies. Former journalist turned entrepreneur, she champions mental wellbeing through innovative coffee products. Her mission is to empower entrepreneurs with a mindful approach to business success. — Sandra Wolter Links: Websites: https://sweetsciencecoffee.com/ www.sandrawolter.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/sandrawolter — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 01:00 Sandra's Journey and Inspiration for Sweet Science Coffee 07:31 The Importance of Coffee and How to Drink It for Health 14:05 The Concept of Substance: Personal Growth and Entrepreneurship 31:17 Principles of the Coffee Business 41:38 Building a Strong Inner Foundation for Entrepreneurship 47:48 Pricing Based on Energy and Value
6/26/202457 minutes, 46 seconds
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Liz Griggs: Helping CEOs Grow Successful Businesses

Liz Griggs is the CEO of Grantchester Group and former head of One Call Medical, which successfully grew into a leading company and sold for $2.3 billion. Today, she focuses on investing in promising healthcare and technology companies, while also dedicating herself to mentoring CEOs, helping them navigate and succeed in the competitive business world. — Liz Griggs Links: Website: https://grantchestergrowth.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/grantchestergroup/ — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 00:55 Early Career and Unexpected Path 09:00 Building Companies and Taking Risks 11:54 Retirement and Starting Gronchester 22:59 The Need for More Women in Private Equity and Entrepreneurship 25:08 Believe in Yourself and Take the Risk 26:01 Building a Passionate and Convicted Team 27:01 The Value of a Smaller but Effective Team 36:43 Improving Diversity and Fairness in the Workplace 40:34 Supporting and Mentoring Women Entrepreneurs 43:07 Strategies for Scaling a Business through Investment 47:48 Passing on Knowledge and Mentorship
6/12/202449 minutes, 19 seconds
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Lani Medina: The Lawyer Leading Clients to Success at Barton LLP

Lani Medina, a Senior Associate at Barton LLP, focuses on business deals involving mergers and acquisitions. Her skills in handling corporate rules and helping companies grow make her a trusted advisor. She expertly supports clients through complex deals, ensuring their success. — Lani Medina Links: Website: https://www.bartonesq.com/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/barton-llp/mycompany/ — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 00:55 Early Life and Inspiration for Law 03:34 Influence of the United States Air Force 06:36 Joining Barton LLP and Career Goals 09:59 Approach to Diversity and Inclusion 14:15 Embracing AI in the Legal Profession 28:00 Advice for Young Women in Law
5/29/202437 minutes, 50 seconds
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Tammy Jones: Leading the Way in Career Coaching

Tammy Jones, founder and CEO of TMaree Solutions, offers expert career coaching and consulting. With a rich background in Human Resource Management and a passion for empowering women and organizations, she dedicates her skills to helping clients achieve professional success and fulfillment. — Tammy Jones Links: Website: www.tmareesolutions.com LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/coachtmaree — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 00:55 Inspiration for Establishing Team Marie Solutions 04:18 Thinking Outside the Box and Empowering Women 11:52 The Importance of Passion and Enjoyment in Work 22:03 Confidence, Speaking Up, and Using Your Voice 27:43 Supporting and Uplifting Women
5/15/202440 minutes, 33 seconds
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Stefani Havel: Guiding Success in the Sales Arena

Stefani Havel leads the Sales Strategy Network, specializing in enhancing sales skills and leadership among professionals. Her effective coaching methods and engaging presentations have helped many achieve financial success and personal growth, making her a sought-after expert in sales strategy and leadership development. — Stefani Havel Links: Website: www.stefaniHavel.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/stefanihavel/ — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 00:55 Stephanie's Background and Love for Sales 08:49 The Importance of Effective Communication in Sales 28:22 The Proven Mindset System for Confidence and Breakthroughs 35:04 Quick-Win Strategies for Boosting Sales in Small Businesses
5/1/202440 minutes, 36 seconds
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Nadia Adam: Leading Force in Offshore Wind Innovation

Nadia Adam, CEO of EcoWind Solutions, champions offshore wind energy, creating impactful solutions for a sustainable future. Her diverse background in healthcare advertising and advocacy for small businesses fuels her mission to innovate in clean energy, fostering inclusivity and environmental responsibility in the industry.  — Nadia Adam Links: Website: https://www.ecowindsolutions.com/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/simplynadia/ — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 02:07 - Creating a Platform for Collaboration and Access to Information 03:56 - Removing Barriers to Entry in the Green Space 04:06 - Subscription Model and Benefits for Small Businesses 05:07 - Focusing on the Important Tasks and Removing Red Tape 09:02 - Gender Diversity and Company Culture 10:07 - Influence of Healthcare Advertising and Director of External Affairs Experience 12:40 - Challenges of Transitioning from Working for a Company to Starting a Company 16:42 - Importance of Gender Diversity and Inspiring Women in the Green Sector 22:58 - Objectives for the Next Five Years 24:06 - Advice for Entrepreneurs, Especially Women, in the Green Sector 25:36 - How to Reach Out to EcoWind Solutions 26:45 - The Impact of Supporting Women in Business  
4/19/202429 minutes, 44 seconds
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Lori Purnell: Visionary Leader in Safety, Health, and Environmental Compliance

Lori Purnell, founder and principal engineer of Spencer-SHE, transformed the SHE field with over four decades of experience. Her firm specializes in comprehensive compliance solutions, training, and innovative platforms like MyMomentum. Purnell's dedication to worker safety and environmental sustainability has established her as a leader in SHE compliance. — Lori Purnell Links: Website: https://www.spencer-she.com/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/lori-purnell-pe-b0181025/ — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 01:00 - Founding Spencer-SHE 04:09 - Providing Occupational Health and Environmental Compliance Services 08:03 - Working with Different Types of Companies 11:31 - Certified Woman-Owned Business 13:31 - Staying in the Business for Over 40 Years 16:34 - Authoring Textbooks on Health and Safety Training 21:28 - MyMomentum Technology Platform 23:20 - Creating an Electronic File Cabinet 24:14 - Teaching Clients to Fish 25:12 - Empowering Customers with MyMomentum 26:27 - Reducing Paper Usage and Carbon Footprint 27:12 - Training Platform and Online Classes 28:33 - Future Growth and Expansion 30:04 - Advice for Women Entrepreneurs 32:25 - Reaching Out to Spencer-SHE 36:03 - Lori Purnell as a Role Model
4/11/202440 minutes, 37 seconds
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Cecilia Dahl: Transforming Remote Leadership Through Inspired Connection

Cecilia Dahl revolutionized remote leadership with her creation, The Remote Leadership Lab. Transforming her experience of building a successful $100 million business from a sailboat into actionable insights, she guides leaders on navigating the digital workplace. Her approach empowers leaders to inspire and unite teams across distances. — Cecilia Dahl Links: Website: https://www.remoteleadershiplab.com/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/ceciliadahl/ — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 00:57 - Transition from Global Tour Operator Buyer to Remote Work and Leadership 02:08 - Building Smart Destinations and Remote Teams 04:04 - The Rise of Remote Work and the Remote Leadership Lab 05:12 - Engaging Remote Teams and Fostering a Strong Team Culture 06:43 - Services Offered by the Remote Leadership Lab 10:20 - Process of Working with Companies and Teams 11:34 - Working with Leaders and the Entire Team 15:19 - Importance of Leadership Training for Promotions 17:10 - Fostering Productivity and Strong Team Culture 22:41 - The Biggest Challenge Facing Remote Leaders and How to Overcome It 26:43 - Cecilia Dahl's Books and Their Relevance to Leadership 29:51 - Skills for Fostering Productivity and a Strong Team Culture 33:45 - How to Connect with Cecilia Dahl and the Remote Leadership Lab Team 34:22 - Embracing New Leadership Skills for Remote Teams
3/29/202434 minutes, 27 seconds
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Charlene Gonzalez: The Chemist Pioneering Digital Innovation for Laboratories

Charlene Gonzalez, founder of Lab Phorms, brings a unique blend of expertise as an analytical chemist and web developer. Her work focuses on creating digital solutions to improve efficiency in laboratories. Dedicated to enhancing operations through innovation, Charlene's leadership is shaping the future of lab management. — Charlene Gonzalez Links: Website: https://labphorms.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/cgonzalez-capm/ — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 02:00 Identifying and Solving Operational Inefficiencies 03:17 Transitioning from Employee to Business Owner 04:18 Overview of LabForms 05:08 Streamlining Laboratory Processes 05:56 Customized and User-Friendly Solutions 06:53 Targeting Analytical and Environmental Laboratories 07:15 Focus on Cannabis Industry 07:34 Signing Up and Customizing LabForms 09:11 Customized Websites and Confirmation Process 10:06 Balancing Technology Change and Laboratory Operations 11:33 The Rewards of Founding LabForms 12:53 The Role of Mentorship 13:21 Balancing Rapid Technology Change 14:30 Proving Personal Capabilities 15:41 Work-Life Balance and Flexibility 18:51 Advice for Entrepreneurs Bridging Different Fields 19:27 Childhood Dreams and Future Goals 20:15 Expanding Reach and Innovating Solutions 20:58 Hiring Junior Web Developers 21:03 Potential Expansion of Services 22:27 Implementing AI in the Future 24:21 Contacting LabForms 25:09 Advice for Women Starting a Business 26:19 Importance of Staying True to Your Vision 26:58 Encouraging Women to Be Leaders
3/26/202424 minutes, 22 seconds
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Laura Ponticello: Uplifting Voices Through Storytelling and Mentorship

Laura Ponticello is a best-selling and award-winning author and the visionary founder of Divine Phoenix. With over two decades of experience in leadership and personal development, she specializes in transforming lives through storytelling, mentorship, and empowerment. Laura's work is dedicated to uplifting voices and inspiring positive change globally — Laura Ponticello Links: Website: https://www.lauraponticello.com/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/laura-ponticello   — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 02:18 Expanding into Public Relations 04:04 Starting an Incubator for Writers 05:44 Focus on Coaching and Publishing 07:37 Following Your Heart and Being Present 09:34 Finding Joy and Overcoming Obstacles 11:10 Being Present and Exuding Joy 13:05 Creating Healthy Habits for Joy 17:25 Taking Sacred Pauses and Centering Yourself 19:56 Unleashing Creativity and Telling Your Story 28:21 Awakened to Your Amazing Potential 31:42 Unleashing Creativity Workshop
3/20/202439 minutes, 57 seconds
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Heidi Fish & Meggie Martin: Creating Future Leaders Through Education

Heidi Fish and Meggie Martin, from Minnesota, are the visionaries behind Real Life Learning Co., bringing vital life skills into children's education. Heidi's background in dance and business, combined with Meggie's experience in special education and yoga, fuel their mission to enrich homeschooling and empower future generations. — Heidi Fish and Meggie Martin Links: Website: https://reallifelearningco.com/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/real-life-learning-co — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 02:33 - The Need for Real Life Learning 04:00 - The Impact of the Pandemic on Homeschooling 05:22 - Shifting Perceptions of Homeschooling 06:44 - The Benefits of Real Life Learning 07:30 - Customizing Education for Individual Children 08:41 - Empowering Children to Learn Their Strengths 09:36 - Advancing in Areas of Strength 10:22 - The Concept of Real Life Learning 11:31 - Products and Services Offered by Real Life Learning Co. 12:26 - Teaching Real Life Skills 14:07 - Subjects Covered by Real Life Learning Co. 16:02 - Accessibility and Reach of Real Life Learning Co. 18:35 - The Importance of Daily Journals 19:44 - The Power of Affirmations and Reflection 20:58 - The Impact of Social Media on Children 23:19 - Accessing Real Life Learning Co. Products 24:47 - Support and Guidance for Using Real Life Learning Co. Products 27:54 - Advice for Parents Considering Homeschooling 38:26 - Taking Care of Yourself as a Homeschooling Parent 39:16 - Setting Boundaries and Prioritizing Yourself 40:15 - Benefits of Homeschooling and Personalized Education 41:47 - The Collective Impact of Parenting and Teaching            
3/13/202442 minutes, 39 seconds
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Imelda Suzara: The Artistic Founder Behind io media

Imelda Suzara is an artistic entrepreneur who launched io media in 2007 to produce community-focused videos. Beginning in Toronto then moving to California, her video channel celebrates inclusive stories while advocating for social change. — Imelda O. Suzara Links: Website: https://iomedia.tv/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/imeldaortegasuzara — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 02:12 - The Moment of Epiphany 04:28 - Inspiration for IO Media LLC 05:45 - Embracing Entrepreneurship 06:53 - Balancing Artistic Control and Client Collaboration 10:02 - Expanding into Media 11:00 - The Business Potential of Commercial Art 11:51 - The Journey of IO Media LLC 12:50 - Transitioning to a Business Model 14:14 - Collaborative Video Production 15:13 - Targeting Nonprofit Organizations, Professionals, and Businesses 16:40 - Monetizing Videos and Ads 17:09 - Partnerships with Other Producers 17:48 - The Value of IO Media for Businesses 19:50 - The Future of IO Media 26:21 - Being in the Front and Back of the Camera 27:10 - The Challenge of Pricing Services 31:00 - The Vision for IO Media in the Next Five Years
3/6/202438 minutes, 15 seconds
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Tamika Moseley: The Wellness Educator Spreading the Power of Natural Healing

Tamika Moseley, founder of Everything Health, is dedicated to natural wellness, drawing from her personal journey with her son's health to educate on reversing chronic illnesses. An herbalist and author, her innovative approach to using herbs and nutrition has made her a key figure in holistic health advocacy. — Tamika Moseley Links: Website: https://everythinghealth.live/ LinkedIn:https://www.linkedin.com/in/tamikamoseley/ — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 02:01 - Discovering the Healing Power of Herbs 04:04 - Understanding God's Medicine 06:26 - The Suppression of Herbal Medicine 09:29 - Exploring Different Types of Herbs 12:07 - The Power of Positive Affirmations 14:48 - The Dangers of Medications 17:33 - Understanding Magic Mushrooms 19:47 - The Turning Point to Natural Health Solutions 23:27 - Key Offerings for Wellness 26:25 - Tamika's Books and Their Messages 30:10 - Spreading the Message of Natural Health 31:46 - The Power of the Right Brain 35:09 - Integrating Natural Health Solutions 37:47 - Advice for Those Suffering
2/28/202440 minutes, 18 seconds
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Jillian Losik: Amazon Growth Architect for Ethical Brands

Jillian Losik, founder of eMarketplace Management LLC, excels in scaling socially responsible brands on Amazon. Her expertise in e-commerce strategy and commitment to ethical business practices have made her a trusted advisor for companies looking to enhance their online presence and achieve sustainable growth in the digital marketplace. — Jillian Losik Links: Website: https://emarketplacemanagement.com/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/emarketplace-management-llc — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 00:48 Introduction and Background 03:13 Transition to Starting Own Business 04:34 Services Provided by eMarketplace Management 08:36 Supporting Sellers in the United States and Worldwide 13:19 Comparison with Other Marketplaces 15:27 Costs and Profitability on Amazon 19:04 Fulfillment Options and Scalability 21:27 Staying Profitable as a Seller 28:08 Importance of Product Reviews 30:45 Educating Customers and Providing Feedback 37:04 Contacting eMarketplace Management 38:23 Advice for Startups on Amazon 39:22 Optimizing Product Listings 40:17 Considerations for Quality and Sustainability 41:30 Overcoming Fear and Getting Started on Amazon
2/22/202442 minutes, 4 seconds
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Christiane Latchieu: Leading with Vision in the Tech Landscape

Christiane Latchieu, CEO of Ruby Edge Consulting Inc., is a trailblazer in technology and empowerment. Rising from challenging beginnings, she's now a guiding force in business transformation, specializing in mentoring immigrants and French-speaking professionals. — Christiane Latchieu Links: Website: https://christianelatchieu.com/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/christianelatchieu/ — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 00:48 Early Life and Challenges 04:30 Impact of Early Marriages 08:35 Influence of Cultural and Religious Differences 12:44 Pursuing STEM Studies 16:58 Transition to Canada 20:21 Leaving Full-Time Employment 26:54 Woobie Age Consulting Inc 31:25 Supporting Immigrants and French-Speaking Professionals 34:50 Embracing Authenticity 37:21 Challenging Violence and Stereotypes 38:18 Seeking Proper Guidance 40:09 Reflecting on Mistakes and Adapting 41:36 Avoiding Financial Struggles and Depression
2/16/202442 minutes, 31 seconds
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Dr. Mykim Tran: Nurturing Self-Growth and Fostering Global Impact

Dr. Mykim Tran, a humanistic psychologist and founder of the Wake-Up Foundation, is dedicated to fostering individual and community growth. Her work, grounded in her journey in psychology, focuses on self-esteem and the transformative power of self-acceptance, inspiring many through her speaking and writing. — Dr. Mykim Tran Links: Websites: www.mykimtran.com www.wake-upfoundation.org LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/mykimtranphd/ — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ OUTLINE: 00:48 - Journey into Humanistic Psychology 08:20 - Establishing the Wake Up Foundation 09:26 - Impact of Wake Up Foundation's Work 14:29 - Challenges Faced by Teens 17:02 - Targeting Students and Young Adults 20:24 - Guiding Teens Before Problems Arise 24:15 - The Impact of Social Media on Teens 28:11 - The Importance of Early Intervention 28:58 - Building Self-Esteem 30:04 - Secrets to Drama-Free Love 33:48 - Qualities of an Effective Social Change Agent 38:36 - Finding Your Path and Reaching Your Potential 40:44 - The Power of Mentorship 43:31 - The Need for Wake Up Foundation's Work 45:12 - Getting Involved with Wake Up Foundation 47:54 - Impact of Wake Up Foundation's Work
2/14/202449 minutes, 14 seconds
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Valéssa Taylor: Pioneering Business Innovation with a Holistic Approach

Valéssa L. Taylor is a distinguished Iraq war veteran and the founder of Go Core Mind Body Soul LLC. With a rich background in the Air Force and the Department of Defense, she has seamlessly transitioned her leadership and resilience skills into the realm of business and coaching. As a master coach, trainer, and speaker, Valéssa is renowned for her dynamic approach to personal development, blending her military experience with holistic well-being strategies. She's also known for her captivating TEDx talk and as a host of the insightful podcast "Let's Talk Corelicious: Leave Room For Dessert." Valéssa's journey is a testament to her commitment to empowering individuals and organizations to achieve their full potential. — Valéssa L. Taylor Links: Website: www.valessaltaylor.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/valessaltaylor-08571962/ — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 05:05 - Resilience: Key to Success 14:37 - Introduction to Go Core Mind Body Soul LLC 23:02 - Overview of "Let's Talk Corelicious" Podcast 25:19 - Women's Journey: Guidance & Insights 33:15 - Empowering Women: Coaching Techniques 40:30 - Building Resilience: Career & Personal Insights 40:53 - Seeking Support & Guidance 41:26 - Sharing Personal Stories: Importance of Authenticity 42:04 - Authentic Living: Embracing Your True Self
2/1/202444 minutes, 15 seconds
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Anum Khan: The Architect of Career Success

Anum Khan, Founder & CEO of Elevate Your Career Coaching, is a seasoned career strategist. With over a decade in staffing and recruiting, Anum's expertise lies in empowering professionals through innovative strategies and AI integration, transforming career journeys with her unique blend of resilience, insight, and technology. — Michele Louise Malski Links: Website: www.elevate-yourcareer.com LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/khananum — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 1:05 - Career growth, challenges in New York City. 5:09 - Career struggles and job departure. 10:14 - Career growth and networking strategies. 14:28 - Using AI tools in coaching strategy and its impact on clients. 18:54 - Career coaching and job advancement strategies. 23:25 - Career development and job search strategies. 31:09 - Sharing experiences and knowledge for career growth.  
1/24/202433 minutes, 3 seconds
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Laura Sabia: Community Wellness Innovator and Media Entrepreneur

Laura Sabia, an esteemed author and dynamic entrepreneur, is renowned for her innovative fusion of community engagement and wellness. As the visionary behind Greenwich Lifestyle and Darien Lifestyle Magazine and boutique fitness studios, including Club Sweat. She passionately champions healthier, connected lifestyles, inspiring countless through her publications and boutique fitness ventures. — Laura Sabia Links: Websites:  www.embosslife.co   https://club-sweat.com/  https://citylifestyle.com/greenwich https://citylifestyle.com/darienct  LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/laurasabia/    — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 1:13 - Entrepreneurship, passion, and personal growth. 4:12 - Entrepreneurship, leadership, and marketing strategies. 10:26 - Local lifestyle magazine and community events. 12:45 - Entrepreneurship, business operations, and online courses. 18:33 - Book launch, events, and community. 21:03 - Entrepreneurship, flexibility, and family planning. 26:37 - Delegation, time blocking, and managing a team with empathy. 31:12 - Managing client expectations in magazine publishing. 35:08 - Creating a community-driven fitness business. 39:14 - Pricing and client expectations in a wellness business. 43:16 - Hiring and team management strategies. 48:05 - Entrepreneurship, leadership, and teamwork.  
1/17/202453 minutes, 17 seconds
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Monica Helena San Miguel: Visionary Leader in Nutrition and Health

Monica Helena San Miguel, founder of HueTrition, combines her expertise in nutrition and technology to inspire healthier living. An experienced athlete, author, and wellness advocate, she is dedicated to transforming the approach to nutrition and fitness with over two decades of industry leadership. — Monica Helena San Miguel Links: Website: https://www.huetrition.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/monicahs/ — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 1:17 - Nutrition, health, and technology with a former professional tennis player turned entrepreneur. 6:49 - Making healthy eating fun and sustainable for families. 11:33 - Promoting healthy eating habits through an interactive app. 16:42 - Healthy eating habits and nutrition education. 22:26 - Healthy eating habits and meal prepping for busy parents. 28:22 - Healthy eating and nutrition with a food tech founder. 32:37 - Preventing chronic diseases in children through healthy habits and education.    
1/10/202435 minutes, 7 seconds
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Jacqueline Cruzado & Alison O Jordan: Leading the Charge in Community Impact

Jacqueline Cruzado, with her rich 30-year experience in public health, joins forces with Alison O Jordan, a 25-year veteran in health system transformation, at ACOJA Consulting. Together, they drive innovative health solutions in correctional settings and beyond, emphasizing community impact and systemic change. — Jacqueline Cruzado and Alison O Jordan Links: Website: www.ACOJAconsulting.com  LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/acoja-consulting-llc/ — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 1:21 - HIV education and prevention in correctional facilities. 4:49 - Education and health in corrections facilities. 9:40 - Implementing a public health model in New York City jails. 14:44 - Improving mental health care collaboration. 19:07 - Providing support for people reentering society after incarceration. 24:24 - Nonprofit organization's efforts to provide medical care in Puerto Rico. 29:35 - Replicating a successful model for connecting people with HIV care and services. 35:32 - Privilege, collaboration, and social justice. 40:23 - Grants, community support, and paying it forward.
1/3/202443 minutes, 43 seconds
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Kinga Vajda: Crafting Inclusive and Innovative Growth

Kinga Vajda, founder of Execute Your Intentions, LLC, combines her engineering background and agile management expertise to guide individuals and teams towards success. Dedicated to fostering inclusive growth, Kinga’s coaching centers on strategic clarity and empathetic leadership, inspiring transformative personal and professional development. — Kinga Vajda Links: Website: https://executeyourintentions.com/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/kingavajda/ — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 1:09 - Discussion on personal growth, resilience, and career development. 10:45 - Exploring self-acceptance and identity. 15:28 - Addressing embracing diversity and creating a better future. 21:07 - Insights into personal growth, entrepreneurship, and leading with curiosity. 27:47 - The benefits of group coaching. 32:43 - Examining coaching cultures and the role of accountability. 37:26 - Focusing on personal and professional growth with an emphasis on connection and support. 43:30 - The importance of connection and support among women.  
12/27/202345 minutes, 7 seconds
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Issa Paez: Mastermind of Transformational Leadership Coaching

With a rich background in corporate leadership and sales, Issa Paez founded Arete Leadership Coaching, where she enhances leaders' mental resilience and decision-making skills. Her innovative approach, rooted in two decades of diverse experience, fosters personal and professional growth among executives and sales managers. — Issa Paez Links: Website: www.areteleadershipcoaching.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/issa-paez/ — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 1:08 - Exploring leadership development and the launch of a coaching practice. 6:29 - Discussing leadership, mindset coaching, and improving sales performance. 11:46 - Strategies for managing stress and maintaining mental fitness in sales. 15:42 - The role of leadership coaching for sales teams. 20:14 - Insights into coaching and leadership development. 26:32 - Exploring Positive Intelligence in Leadership Coaching. 33:41 - Discussing sales and customer service strategies.  
12/20/202336 minutes, 38 seconds
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Dr. Nicole Pulliam: Champion of Women's Empowerment

Dr. Nicole Pulliam is the innovative founder of Real & Worthy, LLC. Her commitment to supporting Women of Color and first-generation professionals shines through her work. Combining academic prowess with effective coaching, she tackles imposter syndrome, advocating for empowerment with a focus on justice, equity, diversity, and inclusion. — Dr. Nicole Pulliam Links: Website: https://www.realandworthyllc.com/ LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/nicolepulliamphd — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 1:18 - Discussion on entrepreneurship, education, and personal growth. 7:27 - Exploring entrepreneurship, coaching, and overcoming imposter syndrome. 15:43 - Insights into motherhood, career, and entrepreneurship. 20:43 - Addressing imposter syndrome and self-worth in women of color and first-gen trailblazers. 26:47 - The role of coaching in understanding and misconceptions of impostor syndrome. 33:44 - Impact of imposter syndrome on women of color in professional environments. 39:54 - Exploring the effects of imposter syndrome and social media curated perfection. 45:52 - Emphasizing self-care, audacity, and personal growth for women of color.
12/13/202352 minutes, 30 seconds
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Christiane Constantineau: Resilient Financial Strategist and Entrepreneur

Christiane Constantineau, from Ottawa, Canada, is a celebrated CFO and entrepreneur. Her journey, defined by overcoming health adversities and professional achievements, led to founding 6DT Consulting. Known for strategic finance and global business insights, she's a mentor inspiring many with her resilience and integrity. — Christiane Constantineau Links: Website: https://6dt.ca/ LinkedIn: https://ca.linkedin.com/company/6dt-conseil — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 4:03 - Exploring career growth and entrepreneurship. 9:13 - Insights on starting a consulting firm and managing employees. 11:38 - Addressing business challenges and solutions in IT consulting. 17:57 - Analyzing gender bias in banking and personal finance. 20:59 - The role of business consulting and software training. 27:37 - Business strategies and pricing for startups. 33:02 - Balancing cancer treatment with time management. 36:41 - Cancer treatment and self-care strategies. 42:49 - Intersections of health, business, and technology. 45:08 - Journey through cancer treatment and recovery. 50:35 - The impact of cancer treatment on mindset. 56:06 - Navigating cancer, self-care, and support systems.            
12/6/20231 hour, 1 minute, 19 seconds
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Michele Louise Malski: Paving the Rail Industry to Success

Michele Louise Malski, an accomplished rail industry leader, graduated from Cornell University with a major in Industrial Labor Relations. She's the Founder and President of SPRING LLC, dedicated to nurturing the next generation of railroaders. Michele's diverse career includes roles from Trainmaster to advocating for inclusion and diversity in the industry. — Michele Louise Malski Links: Websites: https://www.springrecruits.com/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/succession-planning-for-railroads-investing-in-the-next-generation-spring-llc/ — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 4:27 Michele Louise Malski on Rail Career Paths 12:24 Rail's Role in the Economy 17:42 Enhancing Highway Safety 19:28 Rail Industry's Size and Opportunities 23:52 Recruiting and Retention in Small Businesses 29:03 Apprenticeships for Employers and Veterans 31:08 Rail Career Opportunities and Pay 37:03 Growth and Mentorship in Rail 43:03 Recruitment Agency Insights in Rail Industry
11/30/202347 minutes, 54 seconds
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#157 - Kristen M. Waterfield: Empowering Generations in Early Childhood Education

Kristen M. Waterfield, a trailblazer in early childhood education, founded The Malvern School, shaping young minds for 25 years. Her dedication to teachers, families, and children created a network of 25+ schools. Kristen's advocacy for education and integrity continues to inspire future leaders in the field. — Kristen M. Waterfield Links: Websites: https://malvernschool.com/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/kristen-m-waterfield1717/ — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 5:41 - Entrepreneurship, Work & Family Balance. 11:08 - Starting an Early Childhood Education Business. 16:31 - Advocacy in Early Childhood Education. 24:16 - Leadership, Entrepreneurship & Personal Growth. 33:52 - Entrepreneurship & Women's Empowerment.
11/22/202337 minutes, 7 seconds
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#156 - Lisa Ackland Carriere: Fostering Academic and Spiritual Excellence

 Lisa Ackland Carriere is the Founder and Director of The Writing Well, offering top-tier writing services to academic and ministry professionals. With 20 years of experience as a college English instructor, she specializes in curriculum development, academic writing, and editing. Lisa's passion lies in nurturing academic and spiritual growth. — Lisa Ackland Carriere Links: Websites: www.thewritingwellconsulting.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/lisaacklandcarriere/ — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 7:39 - PhD or Business with Family. 13:02 - Writing & Ministry Clients. 20:24 - Ministry Writing Services. 24:12 - Academic Writing Challenges. 29:04 - PhD & Interactive Learning. 34:59 - Inclusive Language Learning. 39:41 - Women's Entrepreneurial Support.
11/15/202344 minutes, 9 seconds
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#155 - Rebecca Edwards: Empowering Safety Advocate

Rebecca Edwards is a dedicated advocate for safety, serving as the Spokesperson and Lead Expert at SafeWise. With a background in education and a passion for proactive safety measures, she empowers individuals and families to protect themselves and their communities. Rebecca's mission is to make safety a lifestyle choice for all. — Rebecca Edwards Links: Websites: https://www.safewise.com/ LinkedIn: h ttp://www.linkedin.com/in/rebecca-edwards-safetygeek1  — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 1:12 - Education to Safety Transition. 5:16 - Women's Safety Perspective. 9:52 - Safety as Lifestyle. 14:30 - Entrepreneurial Risk & Growth. 22:06 - Child Online Safety. 29:40 - Home Safety Tips. 33:31 - Digital Safety Advocacy. 38:47 - Safewise Founder Solutions.
11/8/202343 minutes, 41 seconds
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Rachel Brissenden: Pioneering Wellness and Sustainability in the Web3 Era

Rachel Brissenden is the visionary founder of Elixir of Life, an organic holistic wellness company. Her passion for wellness, sustainability, and the Web3 space drives her mission to empower individuals and communities to embrace holistic health while fostering a more sustainable and equitable future.  — Rachel Brissenden Links: Websites: https://linktr.ee/rachelroseb LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/rachelbrissenden/  — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 1:26 - Mindfulness, gratitude, and appreciating life's good things. 3:44 - Art, life purpose, and entrepreneurship. 8:37 - Blockchain technology and web3 with a focus on sustainability and community involvement. 14:31 - Decentralized autonomous organizations (DAOs) and their potential benefits. 20:42 - Taking risks and finding fulfillment in the web3 industry. 24:12 - Sustainable wellness products and scalability challenges. 28:21 - Health, sustainability, and podcasting with Rachel Brissenden. 34:46 - Web3, entrepreneurship, and personal growth with Rachel Brissenden.
11/2/202339 minutes, 39 seconds
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Staci Swiderski: A Visionary in Reproductive Medicine

Staci Swiderski, a luminary in reproductive medicine, is the Founder and CEO of Family Source Consultants. With over two decades of experience, she's empowered countless individuals on their parenthood journey. Under her stewardship, Family Source Consultants has become a global leader in third-party reproduction, touching the lives of thousands. — Staci Swiderski Links: Websites: https://www.familysourceconsultants.com/ LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/company/family-source-consultants — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 1:17: Surrogacy journey and agency startup discussed. 4:51: The surrogacy journey with its challenges. 9:42: Surrogacy from the intended parents' perspective. 14:52: Experiences with surrogacy and egg donation. 21:32: Insights into surrogacy and egg donation processes. 27:04: Surrogacy process details and timeline shared. 31:06: Surrogacy and egg donation with agency perspective.
10/27/202337 minutes, 42 seconds
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Caitlin West: Breaking Barriers in Arthritis Relief

Caitlin West: Resilience-driven innovator in arthritis relief. Overcame a psoriatic arthritis diagnosis at 25 to found Alivio Technologies Inc. Committed to enhancing the lives of arthritis sufferers through accessible, technology-driven solutions — Caitlin West Links: Websites: www.4alivio.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/caitlinwest/ — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 1:04 - Technology for chronic pain and inflammation management. 7:12 - Tech-based chronic pain management explored. 12:52 - Arthritis treatment and diagnosis discussed. 17:49 - Features of a pain relief device unveiled. 23:18 - Drug patents, accessibility, and health data app. 28:11 - Company name meaning and launch intentions. 33:21 - Entrepreneurship, education, and community influence. 37:54 - Arthritis advocacy and fundraising endeavors. 43:15 - Pain relief device for arthritis and non-arthritis cases.
10/24/202345 minutes, 40 seconds
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Himalaya Rao-Potlapally: Innovative Venture Capitalist Empowering Underrepresented Founders

Himalaya Rao-Potlapally is the Managing Director and Solo GP of The BMF Fund, dedicated to supporting Black and diverse-led startups. A catalyst for change, she champions diversity in venture capital and co-leads Venture Partners, an organization promoting inclusivity in the VC world.  — Himalaya Rao-Potlapally Links: Websites: https://www.bfm.fund/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/himalayarao — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 1:16 - Career shift - social work to venture capital. 6:01 - Venture capital, diversity, and entrepreneurship focus. 10:51 - Diversity in venture capital, investment strategies discussed. 15:44 - Funding diverse-led startups, venture capital's role. 21:27 - Entrepreneurship, venture capital, and company expansion. 25:05 - Venture capital, funding, and nonprofit connections. 29:57 - Creative fund structuring for diversity in venture capital. 34:42 - Empowering women of color through funding and education.        
10/20/202336 minutes, 50 seconds
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Jennifer Perri: Empowering Others to Overcome Adversity

Jennifer Perri, a resilient coach and bestselling author, found her life's purpose through adversity. After surviving an abusive marriage and paralyzing illness, she empowers women to overcome obstacles, offering financial literacy, mindset coaching, and divorce support through her company, SHERO Divorce & Empowerment Coaching, LLC. — Jennifer Perri Links: Websites: www.JenniferPerri.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jennperri/ — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 1:20: Jennifer Perri - Empowering women through adversity. 6:37: Parenting, abuse, and overcoming life's challenges. 11:57: Finding purpose through adversity, guided by coaching. 16:27: Divorce coaching and financial planning for women. 21:09: Resources and support in divorce coaching. 24:55: Healing and support tailored for women. 29:43: Overcoming adversity: The importance of seeking help. 34:07: Letting go of toxic relationships and moving forward.
10/17/202336 minutes, 46 seconds
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Francione Sousa Neff and Cassidy Littleton: Empowering Aging out Foster Youth

Francione Sousa Neff is the visionary Founder and CEO of Hope Foundation For Foster Youth Housing. Born in Brazil, she emerged from a tumultuous foster care experience to graduate high school and dedicate herself to empowering others who share her journey. Her mission: to provide housing and support for young adults transitioning from foster care, giving them the tools to overcome trauma and build stable, meaningful lives. Cassidy Littleton, the organization's Treasurer, shares a similar background. She transformed her personal struggles into advocacy, joining Francione in this life-changing endeavor. Together, they're reshaping the future for aging out foster youth. — Francione and Cassidy Links: Websites: https://www.fosterhopehousing.org/ LinkedIn:  https://www.linkedin.com/in/francione-neff-5b3a2755/ https://www.linkedin.com/in/cassidy-littleton — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 1:30 - Childhood abuse and foster care journey. 5:56 - Addressing child abuse and trauma in foster care. 9:03 - Foster care experiences and motivation for change. 14:01 - Parental abuse and forgiveness. 17:14 - Foster youth housing foundation and personal experiences. 22:01 - Disadvantages faced by foster children in the US. 24:03 - Foster care and adoption options for children. 28:22 - Foster care and adoption. 33:22 - Providing support for foster youth. 34:45 - Foster care, hope, and empowerment. 37:41 - Challenges faced by foster children aging out of the system. 43:28 - Foster care and personal growth.
10/13/202348 minutes, 58 seconds
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Jenia Serebrin: Empowering Financial Confidence Through Tax and Accounting Expertise

Jenia Serebrin, the dynamic CEO of Serebrin Group, LLC, specializes in taxes and accounting. She's on a mission to empower individuals and businesses to conquer financial fears. She shares insights on wealth creation and transforming financial challenges into opportunities for success. — Jenia Serebrin Links: Websites: www.jeniaserebrin.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jenia-serebrin-295240190/ — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 1:19 - Tax preparation and accounting for immigrant women. 9:09 - Business stress and mindset for women entrepreneurs. 14:55 - Tax preparation, bookkeeping, and wealth creation for business owners. 20:39 - Bookkeeping, tax preparation, and financial advice for small businesses. 26:16 - Bookkeeping and payroll taxes for small businesses. 31:58 - Tax preparation and IRS notices. 36:38 - Taxes, customer service, and dealing with frustrated clients. 41:04 - Mindset, mood, and business success. 46:33 - Managing finances and growing a business. 52:03 - Women in business and overcoming fear
10/11/202353 minutes, 15 seconds
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Rinku Rathore von Liechti: Leading with Vision Across Entrepreneurship and Artistry

Founder of Durg.ai and Rathore von Liechti Yosemite Lodge & Retreat Center. Inspiring innovation, artistry, and positive change across entrepreneurship, AI, art, and hospitality.  —  Rinku Rathore von Liechti Links:   Websites:  https://www.durg.ai/  https://www.vonliechtilodge.com/  LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/rinkuliechti/     — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 1:26 - Growing up in an army household. 6:34 - The story of the truck tire that caught on fire. 15:00 - These are your rights. 23:26 - Working on a game for pregnant moms and dads. 32:06 - The importance of hiring the right people. 39:39 - The launch of the retreat center. 46:27 - Last word to listeners.
10/6/202351 minutes, 14 seconds
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Crystal Kosnjek: Turning Challenges into Empowering Success

Crystal Kosnjek, a mother of five, overcame adversity to become a business leader. Founder of Restaurant Tactics & Dominating-Life, her journey inspires perseverance and empowerment. — Crystal Marie Kosnjek Links: Website: www.dominating-life.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/crystal-kosnjek/ — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 1:18 - The beginning of her divorce and the breakdown of her marriage. 5:01 - Finding the strength inside of you. 8:36 - You can't fix everything. 14:27 - The importance of keeping track of your money. 17:35 - Advice for people who are facing financial challenges. 24:03 - Setting up a restaurant for Chipotle. 27:24 - How did you decide to become a doctor? 30:15 - The importance of time management in a restaurant setting. 36:47 - Creating a space for overworked employees and parents. 39:39 - "Man in the Mirror" by Michael Jackson.
10/4/202345 minutes, 44 seconds
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Liza Roeser: Redefining the Floral Industry with FiftyFlowers

Liza Roeser, founder of FiftyFlowers, redefines floral industry dynamics through innovation. Her visionary leadership not only transforms the way flowers are experienced but also empowers customers with unparalleled floral choices and creativity. — Liza Roeser Links: Website: https://fiftyflowers.com/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/fiftyflowers-com/ — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 1:09 - Liza Roeser, founder of FiftyFlowers, on how she got into the floral industry. 8:09 - Understanding how bouquet bars work in the industry. 14:34 - The various ways in which flowers touch lives, according to Liza Roeser. 18:27 - Liza Roeser's approach to helping farmers understand and collaborate effectively. 26:45 - The importance of self-care, as highlighted by Liza Roeser. 33:50 - Learning from Liza Roeser how to create a vision for your wedding with flowers.    
9/29/202340 minutes, 28 seconds
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Melissa Rutherford: Driving Compliance Excellence in Cannabis and Beyond

Melissa Rutherford, CEO of 1620 Partners, specializes in guiding organizations through complex compliance landscapes, offering 15+ years of international risk management experience. Expertise in cannabis, sustainability, and more. — Melissa Rutherford Links: Website: www.1620partners.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/melissarutherford/ — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 1:11 - Melissa Rutherford, CEO of 1620 Partners, entering the cannabis industry. 8:40 - Cooking with cannabis. 13:30 - The importance of curiosity and understanding regulations. 18:40 - Emphasizing the significance of product testing. 23:03 - Staying updated with changing regulations. 27:27 - Providing advice for cannabis industry business owners. 34:53 - Melissa Rutherford's broader perspective beyond cannabis.
9/26/202337 minutes, 24 seconds
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Tanya Stinson: Driving Transformative Change in Healthcare Quality

Tanya Stinson, Founder and Owner of Leaning Towards Change, LLC, is a renowned leader in healthcare quality and safety improvement. With expertise as a Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt, she has successfully led impactful initiatives, mentored professionals, and transformed healthcare organizations. — Tanya Stinson Links: Website: www.leaningtowardschange.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/leaning-towards-change-llc/ — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 1:28 - How she got into the healthcare space. 3:12 - How she got into healthcare. 7:36 - The inspiration behind starting her own consulting firm. 12:37 - Passion for process improvement. 18:36 - How much does it cost to become a white belt? 24:04 - What's next for coaching? 30:06 - Advice to healthcare professionals.
9/20/202334 minutes, 16 seconds
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Rachel Denise Fox: Empowering Women and Girls Through You Go Girl

Rachel Denise Fox, founder of You Go Girl, is an advocate empowering women and girls. She's also an entrepreneur, running a web development consulting firm and co-owning Fox Flooring. — Rachel Fox Links: Website: https://www.yougogirlomaha.com/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/racheldfox/ — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 1:22 - How You Go Girl started 7:08 - The pillars of empowerment 11:08 - Serving the community and the homeless 18:17 - The importance of using all your talent 24:56 - How Rachel got to where she is 32:52 - Reaching out for help    
9/13/202336 minutes, 39 seconds
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Anam Raza: Leading Scented Transformations at The DUA Brand

Anam Raza, the COO of The DUA Brand, turns fragrance dreams into reality. Juggling entrepreneurship, family, and growth, she's a visionary multitasker redefining success. — Anam Raza Links: Website: https://theduabrand.com/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/the-dua-brand — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 1:26 - How did you decide to pursue a career? 8:15 - How did you get into the travel business? 10:39 - How much time and money do you have? 16:12 - How to get people to travel with Sara. 20:58 - The importance of having guide books. 26:15 - How to cut down on the number of guests? 31:21 - The importance of having a fulfilling life. 36:56 - Failure is the only way you learn. 41:16 - How to make the safari a memorable experience.
9/7/202334 minutes, 56 seconds
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Jesica Chavez: Empowering Success with Latina-Led Strategies

Jesica Chavez, visionary founder of Latina Success, empowers women in business through knowledge and mentoring, fostering success and diversity in the community. — Jesica Chavez Links: Website: www.thelatinasuccess.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/the-latina-success — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 1:13 - Growing up in a family of innovators. 7:05 - How did you start thinking about entrepreneurship? 12:42 - Transitioning into the robotics industry. 19:11 - What can you learn from this experience? 25:46 - Advice for women who are just starting their careers.
9/1/202331 minutes, 24 seconds
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Mariana Alvarez: Nurturing Entrepreneurs Through Controller Works

Mariana Alvarez, Founder of Controller Works, triumphed over adversity to establish a thriving business supporting fellow entrepreneurs on their journeys. — Mariana Alvarez: Website: www.controllerworks.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/mariana-alvarez-268269208/ — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 5:27 - Walking away from a bad situation. 10:52 - The transition from corporate to family-owned business. 15:44 - What is Controller Works and what is it about? 21:55 - Advice to others who are facing similar challenges. 28:25 - Advice for women going through challenging times.
8/30/202332 minutes, 14 seconds
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Sara Kearns: Roaming Africa's Untamed Heart

Sara Kearns, founder of Travels with Sara, an intrepid world-traveler, art connoisseur, and African safari guide, shares her vibrant life and deep passion for Africa's captivating wilderness. — Sara Kearns Links: Website: www.sarassignaturesafaris.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/travelswithsara/ — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 1:26 - How did you decide to pursue a career? 8:15 - How did you get into the travel business? 10:39 - How much time and money do you have? 16:12 - How to get people to travel with Sara. 20:58 - The importance of having guide books. 26:15 - How to cut down on the number of guests? 31:21 - The importance of having a fulfilling life. 36:56 - Failure is the only way you learn. 41:16 - How to make the safari a memorable experience.
8/23/202346 minutes, 41 seconds
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Shanita Baraka Akintonde: Leading with Empowerment and Transformative Energy

Shanita Baraka Akintonde, known as ShaniTaDa!, is a dynamic global leader in marketing, media, and diversity. Her passion for empowerment fuels her impactful work, inspiring positive change worldwide. — Shanita Baraka Akintonde Links: Website: www.unboundconsulting.com   LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/shanitaakintonde — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 1:19 - How did you get your start as a global leader? 4:06 - What inspired her to start her own media enterprise? 9:21 - One on one coaching. 15:12 - What did you teach in high school? 17:16 - The next generation of creatives. 21:52 - The books she is currently contributing to. 25:54 - Advice on how to get help. 30:41 - What excites her the most about her work. 36:05 - Shanita’s social media.
8/16/202340 minutes, 23 seconds
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Denice R. Hinden: Leading Change with Purpose

Denice R. Hinden is a visionary in the nonprofit sector, empowering leaders and organizations to elevate their impact through inclusive leadership and transformative coaching at Managance Coaching. — Denice R. Hinden Links: Website: www.managance.com LinkedIn:https://www.linkedin.com/in/denicehinden — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 1:45 - How did you get into the nonprofit sector? 6:13 - How his first job as an administrative assistant changed his life. 10:44 - Mentorship and mentorship. 14:45 - When did you take the leap to start your business? 18:45 - The origin of the name of the company. 23:01 - The difference between coaching and consulting. 26:59 - The value of partnership and collaboration. 30:50 - How do leaders think about becoming inclusive leaders? 34:20 - Advice for leaders in the nonprofit space.  
8/11/202339 minutes, 11 seconds
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Christian Jennings: Igniting Success with Unbound Consulting

Christian Jennings (CJ): A seasoned strategist with a passion for empowering entrepreneurs. Through her company, Unbound Consulting, she weaves success with a touch of magic, turning visions into thriving realities. — Christian Jennings Links: Website: www.unboundconsulting.com   LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/the-unbound-consulting-agency/ — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 01:14 - Working in a startup environment. 02:25 - How did Christian Jennings know she's a visionary? 06:49 - Why she started her own consulting company. 11:40 - The process of untangling the web of opportunities. 16:21 - Supporting companies that are past the startup phase. 20:39 - Key challenges for visionaries. 25:52 - How to set the foundation of a successful business. 31:00 - Advice for entrepreneurs who are starting out. 35:31 - The importance of keeping your eyes open to new possibilities.  
8/2/202339 minutes, 10 seconds
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Maria Shelton: Safeguarding Success Through Event Security Innovations

Maria Shelton, the "Access Queen," is the Founder and CEO of Ardian Group and Ardian Technologies Inc. With two decades of experience, she pioneers tech-driven security solutions for large-scale events. — Maria Shelton Links: Website: https://www.ardiangroup.com/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/maria-shelton-ardiantechnologies/ — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 1:18 - Becoming the Badge Queen 3:34 - What It Means to Be a Digital Security Company 8:13 - Situational Awareness and Boundaries 13:12 - Event Management and Security Insights 18:05 - Understanding and Opinions 20:37 - The Importance of Data Security 26:18 - Fostering Success Networks 31:06 - Advice for Aspiring Women Entrepreneurs 34:41 - Balancing Personal and Professional Life 39:05 - Gratitude and Farewell  
7/31/202340 minutes, 48 seconds
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Susan S. Mahaffee: Empowering Leaders and Fostering Well-Being in the Workplace

Susan S. Mahaffee is a strategic HR executive and former Chief People Officer, dedicated to empowering leaders and promoting well-being in the workplace. Founder of People Rise LLC and a Channel Partner with the Center for Creative Leadership. Passionate about making a positive impact on people's lives. — Susan S. Mahaffee Links: Website: www.peoplerisellc.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/peoplerisellc/ — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 1:07 - How did you get started in HR? 6:56 - What he has taken away from his career. 11:09 - HR is more than hiring and firing. 15:12 - How to ask the right questions during the interview. 20:19 - How to get people to work with your company? 27:36 - It’s not just about the company. 35:40 - Managing people in the workplace. 40:39 - The importance of improving your culture.  
7/28/202345 minutes, 13 seconds
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Marquita Angelina Hopkins: Empowering Businesses through Technology and Social Impact

Marquita Angelina Hopkins, also known as Ang, is a trailblazing entrepreneur and visionary in the field of technology. As the founder of BizCube, a cutting-edge software as a service (SaaS) company, she has revolutionized the way businesses approach website building, eCommerce, marketing automation, and graphics templates. — Marquita Angelina Hopkins Links: Website: https://bizcubesolutions.com/    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/marquitaangelina/ — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 05:06 - Experience with small businesses influencing the development of the product 09:32 - Connecting the platform to the website 13:13 - Goals for the future of the company 16:34 - Using the platform without a website 19:45 - Challenges faced as a founder of Active Campaign 26:14 - Insights on the number of men in prison 28:42 - Advice on building a minimum viable product 33:51 - Plans for providing services to help build websites
7/17/20230
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Alison Morano: Unlocking the Virtual Frontier and Empowering Small Businesses

Alison Morano is a technology and policy expert, entrepreneur, and advocate. She has made significant contributions in emerging technologies, including virtual reality and the metaverse. As the founder of the Metaverse Chamber of Commerce and Alison's Places in Wonderland, she promotes responsible development and provides innovative experiences. Alison is also known for her work in promoting affirmative consent and healthy sexual relationships. — Alison Morano Links: Website: www.metaversechamber.io    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/alisonmorano/ — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 02:06 - Technology as a catalyst for gender equality 08:42 - How Alison Morano became interested in virtual reality 11:12 - Ai’s role as a networking tool 17:01 - How to get in touch with the store 22:55 - The book Alison Morano wrote about virtual reality 26:13 - Do you need VR headsets or desktop headsets? 31:30 - The affirmative consent project 34:31 - The importance of affirmative consent and safety 40:09 - How do people join Metaverse? 46:11 - The importance of understanding the business
7/14/202348 minutes, 1 second
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Melissa Griffiths: Harnessing the Mind-Body Connection for Optimal Wellness

Melissa Griffiths, former high-performing business executive turned holistic health advocate, shares her transformative journey from adrenal fatigue and depression to wellness. As the founder of Ascension, Inc., Melissa combines her certifications in BodyTalk , Emotional Resolution, and BodyTalk to empower individuals in understanding how their thoughts and emotions impact their physical health.  — Melissa Griffiths Links: Website: https://active-ascension.com   LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/melissagriffiths — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 01:13 - Melissa Griffiths' fascination with the brain and neuroscience 05:33 - The power of switching thoughts and feelings 09:56 - Working with people on mental health 14:43 - Exploring the need for HeartMath and BodyMath 18:52 - Addressing misconceptions about the brain and heart 22:41 - Following your heart and doing what feels right 26:35 - Strategies for dealing with stress 32:44 - How Melissa Griffiths handles mental health challenges 38:03 - The availability of public speaking services
7/12/202341 minutes, 23 seconds
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Laura Drew: Balancing Wellness and Healthcare Excellence

Laura Drew, MBA, FACHE, SS BB, is the co-founder of Elements Massage Nashville Green Hills and serves as the Chief Operating Officer (COO) at Piedmont Columbus Regional Northside. With a background in healthcare administration and a passion for wellness, she combines operational expertise and holistic healing to create transformative environments and enhance patient care. — Laura Drew Links: Website: https://elementsmassage.com/   LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/elements-massage-inc — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 01:16 - Laura Drew's journey into the massage industry 06:18 - Building a reputation and attracting clients 13:55 - The value and fulfillment of working in the massage industry 18:26 - Prioritizing personal health and well-being 21:43 - Navigating the complexities of the healthcare industry 27:29 - Integrating health and wellness in healthcare practices 32:10 - Cultivating a culture of collaboration and cooperation 37:14 - Advice for women in the healthcare industry 42:07 - Laura Drew's personal definition of success    
7/10/202348 minutes, 2 seconds
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Ashley Julyan: Driving Effective Public Engagement

Ashley Julyan is a seasoned professional with over 10 years of experience in facilitating effective public engagement for US Congressional offices. With a deep understanding of vendor landscapes and a knack for curating top-tier strategies, she founded The AEJ Group to deliver exceptional constituent engagement solutions at competitive rates. — Ashley Julyan Links: Website: LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/ashley-elizabeth-julyan-05628220/ — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 01:09 - Ashley Julyan's first day on Capitol Hill 03:54 - Ashley Julyan's decision to go on her own 10:05 - Ashley Julyan's experience of getting to know the business from every side of it 15:02 - Ashley Julyan's approach of bringing it all together in a holistic manner 20:20 - The mission and services of Ashley Julyan's company 22:19 - Communicating with elected officials during elections according to Ashley Julyan 26:13 - Ashley Julyan's perspective on the future of politics 31:41 - Dealing with difficult times as shared by Ashley Julyan 37:32 - Advice from Ashley Julyan for women who are starting their own company
7/8/202341 minutes, 43 seconds
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Susan Bash Van Vleet: Championing Women's Success in the Corporate World

Susan Bash Van Vleet is the Founder and CEO of Susan Van Vleet Consultants Inc.® and and V Squared Consulting Inc. With over 44 years of experience, she has worked with Fortune 500 companies worldwide, addressing key HR issues. Susan is an author, consultant, and trainer, specializing in change management, diversity, leadership development, and more. Her expertise has made a lasting impact in the corporate world. — Susan Bash Van Vleet Links: Website: https://www.svanvleetconsult.com   LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/susan-bash-van-vleet-3914235 — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 1:13 - Susan's journey into the field of social work and HR expertise. 4:50 - Insights into Susan's personal journey and entry into the field. 9:01 - Expert advice on setting boundaries in the corporate world. 16:17 - Emphasizing the importance of self-care for professionals like Susan. 20:44 - Susan's perspective on the significance of hybrid work environments. 25:38 - Susan's experience in managing distributors and their impact. 29:36 - Exploring the value of Susan's course, "Women Moving Forward." 35:16 - Susan's expertise in managing corporate change and transformations. 42:01 - Understanding why women play a crucial role in corporate companies, according to Susan.    
7/5/202349 minutes, 12 seconds
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Kristin Demoranville: Empowering the Food Industry with Cybersecurity Resilience

Kristin Demoranville is a visionary leader in cybersecurity, specializing in the unique challenges faced by the food industry. With a diverse background in technology, risk management, and operational resilience, she founded AnzenSage to provide specialized cybersecurity solutions. Her passion, expertise, and dedication make her a trusted partner in safeguarding critical infrastructure. — Kristin Demoranville Links: Website: https://www.anzensage.com/   LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/anzensage/ — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 1:47 - How did you decide to work in security? 6:41 - How long have you been in the technology field? 12:03 - What is it all about and what does it do? 14:46 - How do you bring your people up to speed? 19:43 - Do you work with any type of companies? 25:38 - Why don't you ever care about the corporate office? 27:53 - How can we connect and relate? 34:38 - What's your employee culture like? 41:04 - The importance of eating the food. 47:49 - Gaming with other people.    
6/30/202350 minutes, 8 seconds
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Mariya (Maria) Yurukova: Leading Expert in Talent Recruitment and Nonprofit Fundraising

Mariya Yurukova is the co-founder and CEO of Charity Search Group, with extensive experience in talent recruitment and management. She is dedicated to building diverse and impactful teams, promoting diversity and inclusion, and has raised over $20 million for nonprofits. Mariya is a respected speaker, mentor, and fundraising professional. — Mariya (Maria) Yurukova Links: Website: www.charitysearchgroup.com  LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/mariyayurukova/ — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 2:11 - Becoming a vehicle for change and impact. 7:21 - The importance of knowing your strengths. 12:52 - The context within which an organization operates. 15:36 - How to attract the best talent to your clients? 21:18 - Tapping into your passion for your job. 26:40 - How does your fundraising style contribute to your effectiveness in fundraising? 29:47 - Collaborating with boards and hiring managers to set up for success. 35:14 - How can nonprofits reach out to you?  
6/28/202346 minutes, 50 seconds
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Sacha Awwa: Driving Growth and Empowering Small Businesses

Sacha Awwa is a highly accomplished Chief Marketing Officer and founder of Sacha Awwa Marketing Group. With 19 years of expertise, she empowers small-to-mid-sized companies, driving growth through strategic marketing, analytics, and results-driven plans. Sacha's commitment to innovation and client success sets her apart in the industry. — Sacha Awwa Links: Website: https://sachaawwa.com/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/sachaawwa/ — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 2:03 - Passion for small businesses. 4:43 - Finding the niche in your niche. 7:07 - Marketing for small business owners. 12:37 - Understanding the sales cycle and understanding your audience. 15:36 - Marketing is the number one thing to help companies build wealth. 18:45 - How to focus on small businesses. 22:41 - Provide value to your audience. 25:22 - How to figure out what clients want and need. 27:36 - How to teach marketing to your clients?
6/26/202332 minutes, 40 seconds
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Lori Zoss Kraska - Empowering Purpose-Driven Organizations

Lori Zoss Kraska is a highly accomplished professional with over 22 years of expertise in revenue generation management, corporate sponsor support, and nonprofit consulting. As the Founder and CEO of Growth Owl, LLC, Lori is dedicated to empowering purpose-driven organizations and corporations globally in achieving their funding goals. — Lori Zoss Kraska Links: Website: https://www.thegrowthowl.com/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/lorizoss/ — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 1:03 - Lori's professional background before becoming a nonprofit consultant 6:19 - Strategies for finding corporate sponsorships 8:41 - Why it's not advisable to create a long list of 50 companies to approach 13:18 - The importance of considering various forms of corporate funding 15:00 - Discussing the significance of aligning mental and actionable efforts 18:51 - Differentiating Growth Owl from other organizations 21:06 - Exploring ways to bridge the gap between the nonprofit and corporate sectors 25:47 - Identifying the biggest challenge faced by nonprofits 29:53 - Expressing gratitude and appreciation for the work done by the guest
6/23/202331 minutes, 10 seconds
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Paula Wright - Transformation Catalyst and Spiritual Visionary

Paula Wright is a renowned Transformation Catalyst, Spiritual Guide, and the visionary behind the Live Free Process. Her expertise empowers individuals to break free from stagnation and manifest their heart's desires using spiritual strategies. — Paula Wright Links: Website: https://freesoulyoga.com/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/paula-wright-mpa-ryt-a620a5137 — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 1:12 - How did you become an entrepreneur? 2:35 - Living a live free life. 6:15 - How limiting beliefs play into our energy. 10:35 - The law of attraction and how it affects our energy. 15:57 - Paula's passion for wellness practices. 18:22 - How to get out of the house? 22:53 - What are empaths and how do they work? 28:14 - Manifestation workshops and tools. 32:19 - Advice for people feeling stuck in life.
6/21/202336 minutes, 15 seconds
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Karina Schulz - Illuminating the Path to Personal Triumph

Karina Schulz, a visionary author and mental health advocate, reveals her extraordinary journey with bipolar disorder in "My Unexpected Superpower." Through her illuminating insights and practical tips, she guides others towards success, emotional growth, and the power to transcend societal barriers. — Karina Schulz Links: Website: https://schulzkarina.com/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/karina-schulz/ — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 4:02 - Childhood and adulthood with bipolar disorder. 9:25 - Maintaining creativity in the face of bipolar challenges. 13:54 - Distinguishing bipolar from impulsive emotions. 17:25 - Empowering oneself in the journey with bipolar disorder. 21:51 - Discovering holidays and embracing cultural differences. 29:14 - Shifting perspectives: Bipolar is not a negative trait. 36:07 - Harnessing adversities as personal superpowers. 40:38 - Exploring Gary's extraordinary abilities.
6/19/202342 minutes, 52 seconds
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Tina Richter: Pioneering Innovation in Plastic Recycling

Tina Richter, a visionary leader with over 40 years of experience, has dedicated her career to revolutionizing recycling practices. Her groundbreaking invention, the WPNX17 Additive, is transforming the plastic industry. — Tina Richter Link: Website: www.weaponxworldwide.com — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 4:11 - Perseverance in pursuing the idea. 8:20 - The positive impact of the WPNX17 Additive. 10:21 - Chemical composition of the product. 14:51 - Fostering opportunities for the next generation. 19:01 - Encouraging young girls' involvement in the lab. 21:32 - CEO role influenced by a background in custom molding. 25:41 - Target customers for purchasing the product. 29:24 - Building connections with others.    
6/16/202331 minutes, 22 seconds
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Patty Lindstrom: Visionary Entrepreneur and Brand Strategist

Patty Lindstrom is a visionary entrepreneur and the founder of Creative Logic, Inc., a renowned brand strategy and management consulting firm. With her exceptional ability to reshape industries and empower organizations, Patty has driven lasting value and transformed numerous businesses. — Patty Lindstrom Links: Website: www.creatvlogic.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/patty-lindstrom-phd-5656101/ — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 4:40 - Journey into the marketing field. 12:15 - Evolution of brand academy curriculum. 20:40 - Pandemic's impact on online courses. 25:21 - Ensuring effectiveness of courses. 31:27 - Purpose and innovation in leadership. 37:23 - Framework of the study. 43:25 - Importance of appreciative inquiry. 48:33 - How to reach out to Patty Lindstrom.  
6/14/202351 minutes, 20 seconds
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Caroline Jens: Empowering Childcare Entrepreneurs for Success

Caroline Jens, Owner and Co-Founder of Child Care Biz Help, is a renowned expert in business development, leadership, and childcare. With nearly 20 years of experience, she empowers entrepreneurs in the childcare industry to achieve their goals. — Caroline Jens Links: Website: https://www.childcarebizhelp.com/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/carolinejens/ — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 2:09 - Incorporating ministry into the childcare business. 6:05 - COVID-19 and its impact on franchise alternatives. 8:23 - Helping childcare providers achieve their goals. 12:27 - Recognizing the formula for success in childcare business. 14:22 - Importance of not forgetting about finance. 18:27 - Providing new perspective and accountability. 20:09 - Benefits of being part of a retreat. 24:52 - Potential expansion to other businesses. 27:12 - Advice for parents starting a business.  
6/12/202331 minutes, 49 seconds
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Kendra Davies: Positive Psychology Coach and Transformation Catalyst

  Kendra Davies is a renowned Positive Psychology Coach, speaker, and best-selling author, empowering individuals to transform their lives, prioritize joy, and achieve deep emotional healing through radical responsibility. — Kendra Davies Links: Website: https://stellarlifecoaching.com/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/stellarlifecoaching — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 2:42 - Organizational Behavior insights. 5:05 - Application of positive psychology principles. 10:12 - Slowing down workplace competition. 12:18 - Finding coaching resources. 17:35 - Signing up for the Phoenix Retreat. 19:43 - Identifying limiting beliefs about oneself. 25:05 - Getting started with stellar life coaching. 26:39 - Advice for overcoming feeling stuck. 30:34 - Best decision post-Covid.
6/9/202332 minutes
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Kimberly Tucker: Transforming Healthcare Operations for Physicians and Patients

Kimberly Tucker is a healthcare industry expert and co-founder of K&C Solutions. With a passion for improving healthcare, she provides physicians with the tools and resources to succeed in their practices while prioritizing patient care. — Kimberly Tucker Links: Website: www.kcmedsolutions.com LinkedIn: Www.LinkedIn.com/in/klwhite13/ — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 2:09 - Changing landscape of the healthcare industry 4:22 - Role of physicians in healthcare 9:10 - How K&C Solutions supports independent physicians 11:59 - Challenges faced by independent physicians 14:19 - Additional services offered by K&C Solutions 19:25 - Process overview from the beginning 21:40 - Assistance in starting a physician's own practice 23:43 - Managing the business side of healthcare practices 28:15 - Kimberly's work with a managed service organization
6/7/202331 minutes, 5 seconds
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Mou Dasgupta: Visionary Entrepreneur and Tea Connoisseur

Mou Dasgupta is a visionary entrepreneur and passionate tea connoisseur. As the founder of Brook37 The Atelier, she revolutionized the tea industry, bringing exquisite flavors and a socially conscious approach to discerning tea lovers. — Mou Dasgupta Links: Website: https://brook37.com/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/brook37/ — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 1:03 - Overcoming challenges of transitioning from corporate career. 3:00 - Mou Dasgupta's journey into the tea industry. 7:43 - The inspiration behind the name Brook37 The Atelier.  10:19 - Navigating obstacles during the tea business launch. 13:50 - Reflections on leaving the corporate world without regrets. 16:10 - Exploring Mou Dasgupta's entry into the tea business. 20:10 - The inception and early days of Brook37 The Atelier. 24:57 - Mou Dasgupta's goal for the company's future. 27:18 - Embracing social and environmental causes through tea production.    
6/5/202331 minutes, 14 seconds
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Dr. Natanya Wachtel: Empowering Change Through Human-Centric Business

Dr. Natanya Wachtel, Founder of New Solutions Network, is a visionary leader and strategist driving transformative change. With a focus on human-centric business, she empowers organizations to create a positive impact on the world. — Dr. Natanya Wachtel Links: Website: https://natanyawachtel.com/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/natanyawachtel/ — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 1:10 - Dr. Natanya Wachtel's advice on work-life balance. 4:25 - The immigrant culture's emphasis on hard work and hustle. 7:36 - Transitioning from big companies to startups. 13:19 - Dr. Natanya Wachtel's involvement in the Health Education and Learning Conference. 16:22 - Strategies for obtaining client referrals. 19:44 - Overview of the podcast's theme and purpose. 24:23 - Exploring the influence of language and lexicon. 27:21 - Paying it forward and appreciating one's blessings. 30:37 - Entrepreneurship advice for young women.  
6/2/202336 minutes, 56 seconds
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Mary Zargarian: Empowering Businesses for Sustainable Success

Mary Zargarian, CEO and Principal Consultant of Zargarian Consulting, leverages over two decades of HR expertise to guide businesses towards sustainable success through tailored solutions and transformative workflows. — Mary Zargarian Links: Website: https://www.zargarian.org LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/zargarian/  — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 2:33 - Early leadership traits demonstrated during childhood. 6:16 - Discussing the limitations on the size of a business. 11:33 - Revealing the key element for achieving success. 14:00 - Determining areas suitable for automation in business operations. 18:31 - Choosing the right company to collaborate with. 21:07 - Common mistakes made by small business owners. 24:55 - Predicting the future of work for small businesses. 29:29 - Emphasizing the reciprocal nature of value creation.
5/31/202332 minutes, 36 seconds
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Laurie Parfitt: Innovative Marketing Leader and Cannabis Industry Advocate

Laurie Parfitt is an innovative marketing leader with a passion for driving growth and success in the cannabis industry. As the founder of LKP Impact Consulting, she helps businesses thrive through strategic marketing and brand building. — Laurie Parfitt Links: Website: www.lkpimpact.com LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/laurieparfitt   — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 2:12 - Debunks misconceptions about cannabis's negative effects. 6:45 - Highlights the lack of a clear product designation for cannabis. 9:14 - Offers advice on breaking into the cannabis industry. 14:58 - Provides tips for preparing for an edible experience. 17:28 - Shares personal transformation through the cannabis industry. 21:12 - Explores reasons for medical cannabis usage. 23:44 - Explains the decision to start her own company. 27:28 - Discusses the value of fractional leaders in marketing. 31:37 - Offers advice for newcomers to marketing careers.
5/29/202334 minutes, 24 seconds
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Suzi Hixon: Redefining Success in the Legal World through Innovation and Self-Advocacy

Suzi Hixon is the founder of Legally Blissed®, an innovative trademark attorney, AI-driven legal tech consultant, and self-advocacy champion. With a passion for blending art and science, she redefines the legal landscape through cutting-edge technology integration. — Suzi Hixon Links: Website: https://legallyblissed.com/ — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 1:10 - Transitioning from law school to patent work. 8:35 - Ensuring client privacy protection. 15:37 - The importance of self-awareness. 20:39 - Learning to say no gracefully. 25:14 - Being an active member of the community. 29:22 - Overview of the podcast's focus. 34:26 - Job loss and the impact of AI. 41:06 - Defining personal success.
5/26/202345 minutes, 39 seconds
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Alba Contreras Rodriguez: Transforming Leaders and Organizations Through Executive and Team Coaching

Alba Contreras Rodriguez: Transforming Leaders and Organizations Through Executive and Team Coaching Alba Contreras Rodriguez is an executive and team coach who helps leaders and organizations achieve their highest potential through coaching services focused on human readiness. With over 30 years of experience in manufacturing, consulting, and coaching, Alba has the expertise and multifaceted perspective to guide her clients through complex business environments. Alba's mission is to provide awareness of the importance of humans first, and she is committed to fostering empathy, intuition, and trust-building in her coaching approach. — Alba Contreras Rodriguez Links: Website: www.focusonsolution.com LinkedIn: Linkedin.com/in/albaconrod/ — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 1:45 - Importance of coaching for leaders, leveraging 30 years of experience. 6:40 - Coaching's role in leadership development, fostering potential. 9:04 - Group coaching versus team coaching, distinguishing approaches. 13:30 - Advancing beyond current limitations for growth and success. 15:39 - Global client reach and impact of coaching services. 19:53 - Addressing burnout and its effects on individuals. 22:10 - Discovering passion and purpose, aligning with personal calling. 28:04 - Building trust in the coach-client relationship. 30:38 - Prioritizing self-care and supporting clients' well-being.
5/24/202336 minutes
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Mary Nelson: A Humanitarian Committed to Empowering Her Community

Mary Nelson is a renowned humanitarian from Syracuse, NY, who has dedicated her life to empowering and inspiring others to give back. She is the founder of The Mary Nelson Youth Center, a 501c3 Not for Profit agency that provides education, health, career services, mentorship, violence intervention, and other programs to help the needy families in her community. Mary's efforts have garnered national recognition and numerous awards, including the Harriet Tubman Humanitarian Award and the YWCA Academy of Diversity Achievers Award. — Mary Nelson Links: Website: https://marynelsonyouthcenter.com/ LinkedIn: h https://www.linkedin.com/in/marynelson60/ — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 1:26 - Mary's background and journey as an entrepreneur. 5:56 - Youth breaking things down for us. 10:57 - Love for family and community. 16:09 - Discussion on current topics and issues. 22:37 - Encouragement to go above and beyond. 26:55 - Mary's selfless nature. 31:20 - Addressing regrets about the center. 38:42 - Mary's entrepreneurial story. 44:10 - Complimenting Mary's impact. 49:30 - Future plans for the center.
5/22/202359 minutes
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Dr. Christina Rahm: Healthcare Executive, Innovator, and Philanthropist

Dr. Christina Rahm is a healthcare executive, scientific researcher, patent innovator, entrepreneur, and author with diverse expertise across Psychology, MedTech, Fintech, Nutrition, Pharmaceuticals, Bioscience Engineering, Nanotechnology, and Environmental Health. Her career spans multiple leadership positions in notable pharmaceutical companies, and she is the founder and Chief Scientific Officer for The ROOT Brands. Dr. Rahm is also involved in philanthropic initiatives and has traveled to over 85 countries. — Dr. Christina Rahm Links: Website: www.drchristinarahm.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/dr-christina-rahm-cook/ — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 01:10 - Introduction to Dr. Christina Rahm's journey in nutrition. 04:17 - Dr. Rahm shares her personal experience in curing cancer. 10:38 - Emphasizing the significance of overall health and well-being. 13:47 - Exploring the process of creating The ROOT Brands' products. 19:51 - Dr. Rahm discusses the development of her business model. 22:45 - Shedding light on the side effects of medication. 27:39 - Encouraging individuals to live the life they desire. 30:49 - Dr. Rahm expresses gratitude for various aspects of her life. 37:45 - The Cue that causes cookbook and its relevance. 40:20 - Highlighting the importance of listening to one's body. 45:45 - Encouraging individuals not to let others define them.
5/19/202351 minutes, 2 seconds
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Dr. Janet Gottlieb: Expert in Medical Promotional Review

Dr. Janet Gottlieb is an accomplished expert in research, diagnostics, medical devices, and pharmaceuticals with over two decades of experience. Dr. Gottlieb is the co-founder of Govise, Inc., a leading provider of medical promotional review services for pharmaceutical and medical device companies. Dr. Gottlieb's expertise resulted in improved efficiencies, consistency, and successful launches. — Dr. Janet Gottlieb Links: Website: www.govise.com   LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/janet-rozovics-gottlieb-ph-d-b1526a7/ — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 1:17 - Dr. Gottlieb talks about her background and how she became an expert in professional and promotional review. 4:56 - She explains what a promotional review committee is and how it functions. 9:29 - Dr. Gottlieb emphasizes that patient safety is the top priority when it comes to promotional review. 12:16 - She stresses the importance of understanding clinical data and standards in the field. 18:15 - Dr. Gottlieb shares her motivation for starting her own company. 24:45 - She explains why she chose the name "govise" for her company. 27:21 - Dr. Gottlieb discusses how to achieve visibility and success in the industry. 32:43 - She shares her perspective on how to interpret FDA warning letters. 35:49 - Dr. Gottlieb explains the legal side of the issue. 41:30 - She discusses how long a professional must stay engaged with a client. 47:47 - Dr. Gottlieb emphasizes that communication is the key to success in the field of professional and promotional review.
5/17/202350 minutes, 31 seconds
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Dr. Asha Pai Bohannon: Holistic Diabetes Management and Wellness Coaching

Dr. Asha Pai Bohannon, owner of PAI Wellness Group, helps patients manage diabetes with minimal medication. She aims to eliminate trial and error through precision medicine, holistic/lifestyle medicine, and medication management. She also mentors healthcare professionals to launch their own wellness practices. Dr. Asha is based in Raleigh and a dedicated wife and mother. — Dr. Asha Pai Bohannon Links: Website: www.paiwellnessgroup.com    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/paiwellnessgroup/ — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 1:24 - Dr. Asha discusses how she decided to pursue pharmacy as a profession. 7:11 - The use of supplements and their impact on overall health are discussed. 14:37 - Dr. Asha shares her insights on the relationship between caffeine and migraine headaches. 17:18 - Dr. Asha discusses the importance of identifying and fixing the root cause of health issues before medicating them. 20:59 - Dr. Asha talks about how some patients fall between the cracks of the healthcare system and how she aims to bridge the gap. 24:52 - The goal of Dr. Asha becoming a holistic business consultant is discussed. 29:09 - Dr. Asha shares her insights on how patients can get support from their doctors. 34:01 - Dr. Asha talks about building a solid foundation for wellness practices. 39:33 - The importance of clear communication between healthcare professionals and their patients is discussed.
5/15/202342 minutes, 25 seconds
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Nicole Patton: Empowering Underrepresented Groups in IT with Career Coaching

Nicole Patton, IT trailblazer and Founder of DrivePark Consulting, mentors black youth and college students on IT careers, coaches individuals and companies on career transitions, and empowers clients with support, knowledge, and competence. — Nicole Patton Links: Website: https://www.driveparkconsulting.com     LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/nicole-patton/ — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 1:09 - Nicole Patton shares how she got her start in tech. 3:57 - Patton talks about becoming a trailblazer in the tech industry. 7:46 - Patton discusses her transition into a career success coach. 9:50 - The topic shifts to whether there is less black talent in tech, and Patton shares her perspective. 14:00 - Patton explains why she decided to start her own company. 16:26 - The importance of telling the story of tech is discussed. 22:41 - Patton shares advice on figuring out transferable skills. 25:35 - Patton gives her thoughts on the future of tech in tech. 30:41 - The conversation ends with a discussion on how to get more women into tech.
5/12/202332 minutes, 56 seconds
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Amanda Huffman: Supporting Women Veterans Through Storytelling and Resources

Amanda is a former Air Force Civil Engineer who served on a combat deployment in Afghanistan. She is the author of two books, Women of the Military and A Girl's Guide to Military Service, and the host of the Women of the Military podcast with over 200 episodes and 100K downloads. She also works as a freelance writer and has been featured in various military publications.  Amanda Huffman Links: Website: https://www.airmantomom.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/airmantomom/   PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t   CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/   OUTLINE: 1:21 - Amanda discusses her decision to join the Air Force. 5:02 - Amanda talks about her experience moving from Virginia to California during her time in the Air Force. 8:02 - Amanda discusses how she became an advocate for women in the military. 12:17 - Amanda shares her thoughts on how to help women transition out of the military. 15:19 - Amanda talks about her experience working behind the scenes in the country. 20:36 - Amanda discusses the process of writing a book. 24:39 - Amanda talks about the importance of sharing the stories of women in the military. 27:46 - Amanda discusses how she shares the stories of women in the military through her podcast and writing. 33:24 - Amanda shares her thoughts on how to help women who have been in the military.
5/10/202334 minutes, 42 seconds
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Bobbie Wasserman: Empowering Women in Homeownership with SingleLadyEstates

Bobbie Wasserman founded SingleLadyEstates®, a comprehensive homeownership company dedicated to addressing the unique needs of women. With educational resources, advocacy, and connections to professionals, she empowers women to achieve financial stability and independence through homeownership.   Bobbie Wasserman Links: Website: https://singleladyestates.com/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/singleladyestates/   PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t   CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/   OUTLINE: 3:54 - The goal of SingleLadyEstates® in helping women achieve financial stability and independence through homeownership. 9:26 - How SingleLadyEstates® helps the younger generation through educational resources, advocacy, and connections to professionals. 15:04 - The value of having a small but mighty voice in the homeownership industry, especially for women. 19:47 - Bobbie Wasserman discusses the wealth transfer to younger women through homeownership. 23:24 - Red flags in women's lives that could impact their ability to achieve homeownership and how SingleLadyEstates® can help. 27:18 - Bobbie Wasserman shares her experiences working as a woman in a male-dominated field. 33:19 - Where to listen to the SingleLadyEstates® podcast. 36:01 - Bobbie Wasserman's advice for women considering buying a home through SingleLadyEstates®.
5/8/202343 minutes, 55 seconds
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Karen Pelot: Helping Organizations Achieve Extraordinary Results

Karen Pelot is the founder and CEO of PERSPECTIVES, a leadership consulting firm that helps organizational leaders bridge the gaps between vision and results. She has over 15 years of experience in executive coaching, strategic planning, and conflict resolution. Karen's education and credentials include an MBA, Master of Dispute Resolution, and Supreme Court of Florida circuit-civil mediator certification. PERSPECTIVES serves a variety of industries, including the US Department of Defense, engineering, manufacturing, and nonprofits. They have won several awards, including HR Manage and HR TechOutlook's recognition for top leadership development companies.   Karen Pelot Links: Website: https://www.perspectivesllc.com/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/karen-pelot/   PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t   CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/   OUTLINE: 4:46 - Karen's decision to leave the corporate world and start her own leadership support firm 9:18 - Challenges Karen faced when running her own company 14:12 - PERSPECTIVES' leadership coaching services and their clients in various industries 22:51 - Karen's advice on how to be a great leader 27:39 - Karen's motivation to grow her company and help more leaders succeed 32:42 - The importance of taking it one step at a time in business growth 40:01 - Karen's advice for women who are looking to start their own business
5/5/202350 minutes, 59 seconds
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Shayla Atkins: Empowering Diverse Voices and Creating Inclusive Workplace Cultures

Shayla Atkins is an award-winning leadership and business strategist, global DEI consultant, and international keynote speaker. With nearly 20 years of corporate experience as a human resource executive, Shayla is passionate about cultivating diverse, equitable, and inclusive workplace cultures. As CEO and Founder of The Atkins Impact Consulting Firm and creator of the Solo 2 CEO Academy, Shayla guides women of color leaders and entrepreneurs to build and grow authentic, profitable, and sustainable careers and businesses leveraging authenticity as their competitive advantage. Shayla is a leading authority in global DEI strategies, frameworks, and initiatives, and has been recognized for her leadership, commitment, and contributions to her community and the next generation.   Shayla Atkins Links: Website: www.theatkinsimpact.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/shayla-n-atkins/   PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t   CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/   OUTLINE: 1:15 - With almost two decades of corporate experience as a human resource executive, Shayla Atkins shares how she got into HR. 4:08 - Shayla Atkins delves into the origins of The Atkins Impact Consulting Firm, her expertise in global DEI strategies, frameworks, and initiatives. 8:43 - Authenticity is a crucial aspect of leadership development, and Shayla Atkins highlights its importance as a competitive advantage. 12:37 - Code-switching is a common occurrence in corporate America, and Shayla Atkins explains how it affects workplace cultures. 13:46 - Shayla Atkins emphasizes the significance of being authentic in leadership and business and all aspects of life. 18:34 - Shayla Atkins explains how women of color leaders and entrepreneurs can join her Solo 2 CEO Academy program. 23:11 - Shayla Atkins shares insights into what women can expect to gain from her book. 25:10 - Leadership can be taught with various skills and strategies, according to Shayla Atkins. 30:19 - Drawing on her experience as a business strategist and consultant, Shayla Atkins offers advice for women who are starting their own business.
5/3/202334 minutes, 17 seconds
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Heather Talamante: HR Professional and Founder of Tell Us About Yourself Inc.

Heather Talamante is the founder and president of Tell Us About Yourself Inc, a non-profit organization that provides career education and mentorship to the local community. As a Senior Certified HR professional with over 20 years of experience, she realized that many great candidates needed help with polishing their resumes and interviewing skills. Heather started working with her employer and local community organizations to support their clients, which led her to create the non-profit. Her goal is to remove financial barriers preventing people from gaining employment, and empower them with the knowledge to navigate their career search and future growth.   Heather Talamante Links: Website: https://www.tellusaboutyourself.org/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/heather-talamante/   PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t   CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/   OUTLINE: 1:10 - Heather's background as a Senior Certified HR professional with over 20 years of experience. 3:35 - Heather's realization that many great candidates needed help with polishing their resumes and interviewing skills. 5:13 - The mission and goals of Tell Us About Yourself Inc to remove financial barriers preventing people from gaining employment, and empower them with the knowledge to navigate their career search and future growth. 9:36 - Heather's focus on helping those in need through her non-profit organization. 12:23 - Heather's insights on how to help someone who needs support in their career search. 14:00 - Heather's belief in the importance of showing your kids that you're powerful in your career and in life. 18:52 - Discussion on whether Tell Us About Yourself Inc provides its services outside of the country. 21:11 - Heather's advice on taking steps to improve your resume and other materials to better position yourself for a job. 23:13 - Resources available to help individuals find the right job candidate. 28:04 - Heather's encouragement to share your voice and make a difference in your community.
5/1/202330 minutes, 1 second
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Melanie Panton: Empowering Businesses Through Data-Driven Strategies

Melanie Panton is a highly experienced integrated strategist and the founder of MeyvnMedia, LLC, a women-owned and ethnically diverse strategy consulting agency. With an extensive background in advertising, media, and non-profits, Melanie creates data-driven strategies that delight and engage consumers and help businesses achieve their goals. She is also passionate about empowering and uplifting women in business. — Melanie Panton Links: Website: www.meyvnmedia.com     LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/melaniedpanton/ — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 2:39 - Focusing 100% on your business with Melanie Panton, founder of MeyvnMedia, LLC. 8:28 - Why she decided to focus 100% on her business. 13:36 - The importance of having a backup plan. 19:45 - Waking up at three in the morning. 24:23 - The significance of mental health days. 29:35 - The value of working directly with clients. 34:43 - What services does MeyvnMedia, LLC offer? Insights from the founder. 39:38 - Working with people who are not quite sure about strategy. 44:05 - A breadth of experience and a breadth of services at MeyvnMedia, LLC. 49:23 - Being a woman of color in the US. 54:35 - The importance of building your own table for women. 59:43 - How to connect with MeyvnMedia, LLC. 1:04:38 - Advice for women in the workplace.
4/28/202348 minutes, 59 seconds
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Jennifer Barnes: Empowering Employees, Clients, and Growth Through Flexibility and Visionary Leadership

Jennifer Barnes is the CEO of Optima Office, a company that provides outsourced accounting, fractional CFO and COO services, and human resources support to around 300 companies across the United States. Optima's philosophy is centered around happy staff, happy clients, and attracts extraordinary employees by offering flexible work hours. Jennifer has won numerous awards and accolades, including San Diego Union Tribune Top Workplaces, the Los Angeles Times Inspirational Women, and the SDBJ 2021 Businesswomen of the Year Award. — Jennifer Barnes Links: Website: https://www.optimaoffice.com/    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/optimaoffice — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 1:12 - Jennifer's journey in getting started in the industry. 4:03 - The challenges of partnerships for Jennifer. 9:03 - Jennifer's experience in taking over a company with no money. 13:46 - The demographics of Jennifer's team. 16:55 - Jennifer's strategies for employee retention and turnover. 21:27 - HR assessment and its importance in Jennifer's business. 26:07 - How Jennifer incentivizes people without giving away equity. 28:35 - Jennifer's approach to onboarding new employees. 33:34 - How Jennifer stays motivated as a business leader. 38:47 - Jennifer's work environment and her strategies for maintaining it.
4/26/202340 minutes, 41 seconds
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Kimberly Wiefling: Scaling Companies from Startups to Global Brands for Maximum Impact

Kimberly Wiefling is the founder of Wiefling Consulting and co-founder of Silicon Valley Alliances. With a background in physics and extensive expertise in project management, design thinking, and organizational effectiveness, she has helped companies of all sizes successfully grow and scale. Kimberly is also a passionate advocate for diversity and inclusion in the workplace, and is committed to making a positive impact in the world through her work. — Kimberly Wiefling Links: Website: https://wiefling.com/    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/scrappykimberlywiefling/ — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE:2:03 - How did Wiefling Consulting come to be? 7:50 - Working with small businesses vs big corporations. 9:51 - Pivoting to virtual paying work. 20:42 - Common challenges faced by companies in project management. 22:43 - Why do you need project management? 26:49 - Making a meaningful difference in the world. 32:44 - Advice for female entrepreneurs.
4/24/202338 minutes, 1 second
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Kaci King: Breaking Barriers and Rising Above Adversity as a Female Leader

Kaci King is a leader in the cutting tool industry and the CEO of West Ohio Tool Co., where she is responsible for driving the mission, operations, and vision of the organization. With over 25 years of experience, Kaci has performed a variety of roles within the business, from delivery driver and customer service to CFO and CEO. Her innovative and resilient approach has helped her navigate the challenges of the pandemic and drive the business to success. Kaci is also a strong advocate for philanthropy, implementing give-back programs and leading initiatives to support her community. Her passion for water activities, wildlife photography, and training rescue dogs for therapy work showcases her love for adventure and compassion. — Kaci King Links: Website: www.WestOhioTool.com     LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/kaciking — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 1:19 - How did your parents start the business? 5:48 - Moving into the industrial park. 11:56 - Where do you see the company 10 years from now? 16:03 - Northrop Grumman’s first order. 22:02 - Leadership in the manufacturing industry. 29:39 - You can’t go if you’re not working together. 33:27 - The importance of accountability and respect. 39:25 - Where to order books? 45:31 - Advice for women who struggle with feeling good enough. 51:06 – Kaci’s best advice ever.
4/21/202353 minutes, 27 seconds
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Rebecca “Reb” Risty: Insights into the REBLutionary Way of Doing Business

Rebecca Risty, aka Reb, is the founder and CEO of REBL Marketing, a creative firm that specializes in producing effective video content for businesses. She is an experienced entrepreneur and businesswoman who has owned and invested in several ventures. Reb is passionate about mentoring and coaching, and she is actively involved in various business groups and organizations. — Rebecca “Reb” Risty Links: Website: https://reblmarketing.com/    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/rebl-marketing/ — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 1:16 - How did Reb get into marketing and entrepreneurship 4:23 - How did Reb become a content marketing strategist 6:51 - What size of business do you focus on? 11:17 - Where to find Reb’s services? 13:27 - Lessons learned about mentoring and coaching young professionals. 17:43 - Advice for other women entrepreneurs. 20:14 - Strategies for different types of audiences. 25:12 - Be consistent and specific about your content. 28:08 - How do you balance your personal life and work life?
4/19/202332 minutes, 33 seconds
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Sheevaun Moran: Unifying Spirituality and Business Success

Sheevaun Moran is a Spiritual Warrior for Business Success and Growth, known for her unique formula that helps entrepreneurs and CEOs achieve freedom and flow in their business and life. With over 25 years of experience, she has helped over 25,000 individuals achieve clarity, simplicity, and profits. Sheevaun is a sought-after speaker, author of 20+ books, and the founder of Energetic Solutions, Inc. — Sheevaun Moran Links: Website: https://www.sheevaunmoran.com/     LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/sheevaunmoran/ — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 01:30: How did you get into the field of meditation? 06:36: What is the difference between mindset and energy? 08:36: The formula that has helped over 25,000 people. 13:37: How long does it take to get out of a company? 16:08: How do you incorporate spirituality into your business? 21:52: Dancing with the divine. 24:50: Podcasting and the podcast. 29:38: Turning drama into something beautiful and productive. 31:17: How to stop drama and unplug from negative energy?
4/17/202335 minutes, 15 seconds
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Amy Gardinier: Empowering Communities Through Innovative Tech

Amy Gardinier is the co-founder of Givefinity, a free mobile app that simplifies volunteer tracking. With a passion for giving back and a history of volunteering, Amy and her family started serving the community when her daughters were young. They found the need for a mobile app to track volunteer hours and developed Givefinity. It has been a great success, helping countless volunteers track their hours and make a positive impact. — Amy Gardinier Links: Website: https://givefinity.com/    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/givefinity/ — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 04:40 - Enterprise Organizational dashboard 07:05 - How important is privacy for students? 11:46 - Impact on volunteer community and beyond. 13:57 - Volunteer opportunities on campus. 16:33 - Managing the launch of a new product. 21:28 - How does the company make money? 23:29 - How do you see technology shaping the nonprofit sector? 26:08 - Advice for women who want to get involved in volunteering.
4/14/202331 minutes, 45 seconds
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Hanna Hermanson: Unleashing the Power of Feminine Marketing

Hanna Hermanson, CEO of Done for You Copywriting, is a business coach with a unique insight into what motivates people to take action. Hanna's team of expert copywriters uses creative strategies to scale coaching businesses so coaches can focus on their expertise. Her "Feminine Marketing Funnel" has been featured in Forbes, Thrive Global, and Brainz magazine. — Hanna Hermanson Links: Website: www.dfycopywriting.org   LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/hannahermanson/ — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 1:11 - How did you know that you were destined for this? 3:31 - How did you learn the word entrepreneur? 7:56 - The power of feminine marketing. 10:46 - Don’t try to do it all alone. 15:46 - The importance of listening to your clients. 18:22 - Having clients and bringing them into the marketing. 21:20 - The feminine marketing funnel and how it works. 27:04 - How to show up with credibility. 29:31 - How to get back into the zone of genius.
4/10/202335 minutes, 17 seconds
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Dr. Julie Conzelmann: Inspiring Leadership, Excellence, and Empowerment for Scholars to Excel

Dr. Julie Conzelmann is a highly accomplished business leader with over 35 years of experience in various organizational roles, including deputy director, financial officer, project specialist, tutor, founder of a successful editing business, peer reviewer for journal publications, and founding member, president, and editor-in-chief of a start-up journal article publication. With a Doctorate in Management specializing in Organizational Leadership, earned from the University of Phoenix, Dr. Conzelmann is also certified in copyediting and tutoring from the University of California San Diego and the National Tutoring Association, respectively. Dr. Conzelmann is also dedicated to helping others meet their academic and personal goals through instructional and advising positions. — Dr. Julie Conzelmann Links: Website: www.superioreditingservices.com    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/drconzelmanncopyeditor/ — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 1:35 - How did Dr. Julie get started in editing? 3:29 - How she got started in the publishing industry. 6:14 - The process of becoming a copy editor. 11:35 - Dr. Julie’s mission and mission. 16:59 - Do you use your corporate experience in dealing with clients? 23:15 - I wish we could all work together. 29:37 - The importance of mentors and mentors. 35:23 - The ultimate goal is to edit your dissertation. 37:54 - How did the book come about? 42:58 - How to turn your dissertation into a journal article? 48:49 - What’s the process for a client interview? 1:01:16 - The importance of charging for your work. 1:06:37 - Advice for women who want to start a business.
4/7/20231 hour, 11 minutes, 42 seconds
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Apryl Fort: Powering the Expansion of N-Finite Spirits with Innovative Strategies

Apryl Fort is a driven and successful CFO/COO of N-Brands, Inc, with a talent for strategic growth using crowdfunding and social media. She is a finance and accounting graduate from Southern Methodist University, and an author, former finance professor, and public speaker who brings real-life scenarios to financial literacy education. — Apryl Fort Links: Website: www.n-finitespirits.com   LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/apryl-fort-kelly-1514036a/ — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 2:51 - The importance of financial literacy. 5:24 - How did you get into the spirits industry? 10:41 - The importance of having fun with money. 13:29 - The meaning of the name of the company. 18:06 - The smooth taste and no hangover. 20:42 - Finding a way to do it without money. 23:30 - Let’s do it come on. 28:47 - Do you ever think of starting your own business?  30:46 - Future plans and goals for N-Finite Spirits.
4/3/202336 minutes, 26 seconds
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Amy Lynn Durham - Fostering Heart and Human Connection in the Workplace

Amy Lynn Durham, the "Corporate Mystic" and Founder of Create Magic At Work®, blends spirituality and business as an Executive Coach and certified Spiritual Intelligence Coach to assist clients with personal, professional, and spiritual development. She aims to nurture healthy workplaces by promoting human-centered leadership and shares her insights on her podcast and with clients and organizations, drawing from her experience as a successful Corporate Executive. — Amy Lynn Durham Links: Website: https://createmagicatwork.net/     LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/create-magic-at-work/ — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 0:00 - Introduction to the podcast and guest speaker 0:11 - How Amy Lynn Durham became a Corporate Mystic 2:05 - Create Magic At Work and Services offers 4:06 - Amy's experience quitting a well-paid job to start Create Magic At Work 7:08 - Pushing clients to create magic at work 10:04 - Importance of human-centered leadership 17:18 - Overcoming obstacles to create an empowered workplace 22:46 - Balancing work and personal life 28:08 - Common misconceptions about workplace topics 33:26 - Advice for those starting their personal and professional development journey
3/31/202336 minutes, 18 seconds
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Ebony Kirby-Hopkins - Building a Legacy of Support for Underrepresented Small Businesses

Ebony Kirby-Hopkins, founder of Mesh Business Advisors. She has over 15 years of experience in Human Resources, Operations, and Finance Management. In July 2020, she founded Mesh Business Advisors to assist startups, nonprofits, and small to medium-sized firms, particularly those owned by women and minorities. Ebony is also a devoted member of various organizations, including the Minority Technology Mentors Initiative and the New York Young Professionals and Entrepreneurs group, among others. — Ebony Kirby-Hopkins Links: Website: www.meshbusinessadvisors.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/mesh-business-advisors — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 0:00 - Introduction to the podcast and guest speaker 0:20 - Background influence on Mesh Business Advisors 2:10 - Inspiration to start her own business 5:12 - Representing minority-owned businesses 9:58 - Supporting startups from early stages 11:20 - Working with for-profit and non-profit companies 22:45 - Approach to micromanagement 19:12 – Supporting women in the workplace 36:02 - Advice for starting a business
3/27/202346 minutes, 12 seconds
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Amanda Madorno: Unleashing Leadership Excellence through Emotional Intelligence

Amanda Madorno is the founder of Roam Consulting, LLC, and an award-winning leadership coach with 30+ years of experience in for-profit and non-profit sectors. Amanda helps leaders strengthen emotional intelligence and achieve excellence in leadership through coaching and consulting on core responsibilities, including strategic planning, executive transitions, and board governance. She has successfully led financial and management turnarounds at $10M+ organizations and coached hundreds of leaders individually and in teams. — Amanda Madorno Links: Website: https://roamconsultingllc.com/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/amandamadorno/    — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 0:00 - Introduction to the podcast and guest speaker 0:27 - Background and becoming an award-winning leadership coach 2:50 - What sparked Amanda's interest in leadership at a young age? 3:54 - Overview of Roam Consulting and services offered 6:18 - The head heart connection methodology for developing effective leadership skills 9:43 - Leadership with horses' program explained 17:14 - The importance of emotional intelligence in leadership 19:17 - How Roam Consulting helps clients manage emotions in the workplace 23:26 - Amanda's top three qualities of a good leader 30:10 - Advice for women looking to advance in leadership positions
3/24/202334 minutes, 5 seconds
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Molly Desch - Empowering Women to Maintain Their Sobriety Journey

Molly Desch is an entrepreneur and sober coach who understands the struggle of alcohol addiction firsthand. After years of feeling trapped in a routine of drinking, she took the courageous step to get sober and transform her life. Now, she uses her experience and expertise to help others navigate their own sobriety journeys, providing support and guidance every step of the way. — Molly Desch Links: Website: www.asyouarelifecoaching.com   LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/as-you-are-llc/    — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 0:00 - Introduction to the podcast and guest speaker 0:19 - Molly's personal journey to sobriety 9:49 - Navigating life events and how they can influence drinking habits 11:49 - Maintaining commitment to sobriety 19:49 - The last time Molly had a drink 20:09 - Molly's inspiration to start As You Are LLC 22:45 - Services offered by As You Are LLC 29:56 - Maintaining Sobriety with Molly's Coaching 31:57 - Building a supportive community for staying sober 34:29 - How Molly helps managing triggers 38:32 - Advice for those starting their journey to sobriety 41:22 - Advice for women looking to start their own business  
3/20/202346 minutes, 50 seconds
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Sarah Wills Carlsson - Stanford-Educated Engineer Turned Entrepreneur

Sarah Wills Carlsson is a Stanford-educated engineer turned entrepreneur who founded Nspir in 2015 to pursue her passion for individual and team development. With extensive experience in project and engineering management, Sarah offers coaching, training, and consulting services globally. She is also a certified nutritional coach and the co-author of children's books aimed at teaching important life skills. Sarah is an advocate for sustainability and loves sailing and skiing in her free time. — Sarah Wills Carlsson Links: Website: https://www.nspir.se/ Book: https://www.ittlebear.com/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/nspir-ab/   — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 0:00 - Introduction to the podcast and guest speaker 0:32 - Background and interest in culture and languages 4:30 - Work at General Models led to her fellowship at Stanford University 7:12 - Experience and research conducted at Stanford University 8:19 - Sarah discusses her travel experiences 9:46 - How Sarah's experience at Stanford influenced her business at Nspir 12:03 - Sarah describes Nspir and its services 21:12 - Nspir offers services to both companies and individuals 32:48 - Sarah's book The Adventures of 'ittle Bear 38:00 - How to contact Sarah and Nspir
3/17/202348 minutes, 55 seconds
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Lauren B. Jones - Changing the Face of the Workforce

Lauren B. Jones is a staffing industry powerhouse, workforce technology whiz, change management mastermind, fierce female leader champion, professional storyteller, and the founder and CEO of LEAP Consulting Solutions. — Lauren B. Jones Links: Website: https://leapconsultingsolutions.com/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/goatleader/    — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 0:00 - Introduction to the podcast and guest speaker 0:20 - Making the Leap into Entrepreneurship 2:20 - Facing the Fear of Financial Insecurity 7:32 - About the LEAP Consulting Solutions 11:50 - The Role of CRM in Consulting 12:54 - Serving Businesses of All Sizes 21:34 - Technology and Mindfulness in Human Capital 24:30 - Overcoming Challenges in Starting a Business 26:24 - Serving Diverse Industries and Individuals 27:25 - Connecting Veterans with Work Opportunities 29:37 - Encouraging Young Minds to Pursue Consulting 32:48 - Lauren's Podcast 33:52 - Advice for Women Starting their Own Business
3/13/202336 minutes, 17 seconds
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Robbin Jorgensen - Igniting Change and Revolutionizing Women's Empowerment

Robbin Jorgensen is a female change agent and successful entrepreneur who founded Women Igniting Change® and the CORA Women's Empowerment Initiative. Her work as a human rights activist and status quo disruptor aims to empower women globally and help them revolutionize their communities and the world. — Robbin Jorgensen Links: Website: www.womenignitingchange.com  Community: www.globalchangemakerscommunity.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/robbinjorgensen/   — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 0:00 - Introduction to the podcast and guest speaker 0:23 - Journey from being a corporate executive to starting her own business 8:16 - Using profits to fund non-profit work 11:22 - Providing services as a group or one-on-one 12:34 - How past experiences inform running the organization 14:26 - Women empowerment and its outreach 17:20 - The most satisfying area of work 19:12 - The future of women in the world 19:50 - The importance of women's self-sufficiency 21:40 - Supporting social impact 23:02 - Advice for women to achieve success 23:52 - Obtaining services from the organization 24:12 -  Donating to the non-profit  
3/6/202326 minutes, 25 seconds
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Marching to London with SOS.: A Conversation with Nicole Chui and Coach Gaby

Nicole Chui is an assistant music director and educator who is passionate about passing on her love of music to the next generation. Gabrielle Dawson, also known as Coach Gaby, is the Diva Elite Director who leads two dance groups and strives to teach her students life skills through dance. Both Nicole and Coach Gaby are members of the Sounds of Success Community Marching Band of Riviera Beach, which has been invited to perform at London Band Week 2023 this June in London. — Success Community Marching Band Links: Website: https://soswarriors.com/ Donate: https://soswarriors.com/donate/ Facebook https://www.facebook.com/SOSThePeoplesChoice Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/sos_marchingband/ — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/
2/27/202328 minutes, 14 seconds
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Catherine Kerr - Unleashing Warriors Mindset in Sales

Catherine Kerr is the founder and CEO of Kerrageous Inc., Warrior Coach, and Keynote Speaker.  — Catherine Kerr Links: Website: https://www.kerrageous.ca/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/catherine-kerr-1a949422/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/kerrageous.inc/ — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 0:00 - Introduction 1:42 - Boxing background and its impact on her business 4:32 - Using activities like boxing to manage stress 11:00 - Overview of Kerrageous Inc. 16:28 - What led Catherine to focus on sales? 22:54 - Types of businesses Kerrageous Inc. works with? 28:35 - Geographic reach of Kerrageous Inc.'s services 35:40 - Explanation of DRIVE, a key concept in Kerrageous Inc.'s programs 42:44 - You use PACE. Can you explain that a little bit more? 46:51 - How Catherine stays motivated 51:10 - Advice for women facing obstacles
2/20/202354 minutes, 36 seconds
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Zovig Garboushian - Unlocking the Potential of Women Leaders

Zovig Garboushian is the founder of Boldness Ablaze Coaching, Executive Coach, Speaker, Certified Change and Transitions Expert. — Zovig Garboushian Links: Website: https://www.boldnessablazecoaching.com/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/boldness-ablaze/ Vimeo: https://vimeo.com/boldnessablaze — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B  RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss  YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t — CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/ — OUTLINE: 0:00 - Introduction 1:26 - The beginning of her journey 3:19 - Entrepreneurial Aspirations 4:47 - Empowering Women in Leadership with Boldness Ablaze Coaching 8:29 - Upcoming Events 9:22 - Future Plans for Events 9:31 - Joining the Community 10:22 - Accessing Services 11:00 - Approaches to Leadership Coaching 16:56 - Balancing Roles as a Speaker, Coach, and Change Expert 18:47 - Personal Preferences as a Speaker and Coach 22:20 - Identifying the Need for Leadership Coaching 27:02 - Establishing Rapport with Clients 29:30 - Overcoming Obstacles to Female Leadership 31:50 - Geographic Scope of Coaching Services 32:10 - Clients: Small Businesses or Corporations 33:12 - Advice for Women Breaking Barriers 35:16 - Final Thoughts
2/13/202336 minutes, 59 seconds
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Kyra Mitchell Lewis - Amplifying Women's Voices

 Kyra Mitchell Lewis is the founder & CEO of Glow Up, Gyrl, Marketer, Career coach and the host of Glow Up, Gyrl podcast. — Kyra Mitchell Lewis Links: Website: https://www.glowupgyrl.com/  LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/glow-up-gyrl/  Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/4GkHhFDH03fB2Kzcxdf2hX?si=NGL1PPECTqqgGS57uWlnvg&nd=1  YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCM5ZBUBMuxXeENPhlcLjIsw — PODCAST INFO: Podcast website: https://www.womleadmag.com/podcast/ Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/3YJHMoy   Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2GkmpVInAQR7Fgco0pUa1B   RSS: https://feeds.libsyn.com/409442/rss   YouTube: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYDpQX16k5Uh7G7PFjMjZ8KimqoOpFF-t —  CONNECT: - YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WomELLE   - LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/womelle   - Twitter: https://twitter.com/womelle  - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/womelle   - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realwomelle/   — OUTLINE: 0:00 - Introduction 1:42 - Getting into Marketing & Communication. 5:30 - Switching from Marketing & Communication to Starting a Business 23:17 - "Glow Up, Gyrl": Helping Women Achieve Their Goals 30:32 - Encouraging women towards evolution (or YOU-volution) 33:11 - Importance of Support & Guidance for Women 36:12 - Activities for Work-Life Balance 39:45 - "Going Global": Expanding "Glow Up, Gyrl" 40:27 - Overcoming Challenges as a Black Woman Business Owner 44:02 - Advice for Women Entrepreneurs
2/6/202346 minutes, 11 seconds
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Dr. Charryse Johnson - Change Your Mental Health Narrative

Dr. Charryse Johnson, author, speaker, and veteran psychotherapist, is on a mission to create an intersection of integrative wellness, neuroscience, and mental health. She stresses both intention and personal responsibility for growth. As a clinician, she has worked with individuals, couples, and families and guided them in navigating challenging life transitions and past traumas. She founded “Jade Integrative Counseling and Wellness” in 2019 to offer individuals and families comprehensive and collaborative support to learn and unlearn. She also serves as a keynote speaker and panelist at summits around the world, presenting on topics such as corporate wellness, mental health, and interpersonal effectiveness.  Listen to this episode to learn more about Dr. Johnson and how she is helping individuals and families lead better lives with her coaching.  Today, you will learn about:  Dr. Johnson’s educational background  Her foray into mental health coaching  Founding of “Jade Integrative Counseling and Wellness”  Services offered by the company  Techniques used by Dr. Johnson for healing  Her book, “Expired Mindsets: Releasing Patterns that no Longer Serve You Well”  Process of identity development  Advice to budding businesswomen  Key Takeaways:  Conversations about mental health are more open now  Important for deeper understanding of self to make better choices in life  Only use your past as a reference and do not live in it  Once you know who you are, it is easier to create a vision for your future  Well-being is rooted in finding hope in the midst of uncertainty  Connect with Dr. Charryse Johnson  www.drcharryse.com   www.jadeintegrativewellness.com  https://www.linkedin.com/in/drcharryse 
2/1/202346 minutes, 38 seconds
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Jessica Rebelo - Self-worth is Key in Relationship Dynamics

Jessica Rebelo, therapist, life coach, and founder of “Unleashed Potential: Life Coaching”, is helping people emerge from their trauma and heal. She leverages her dual background as a therapist and life coach to not only help clients heal from residual trauma but also guide them in learning invaluable techniques to identify negative thoughts and strategize to challenge maladaptive behaviors. Jessica has helped many clients leave abusive relationships, heal from sexual abuse, break harmful cycles learned from childhood, and grieve the loss of a child. Her goal is to be a force of change and help everyone “unleash their full potential”. Listen to this episode to know more about Jessica and the fantastic work that she is doing to help victims of trauma lead better lives. Today, you will learn about: Jessica’s educational background and early life Her passion to help abuse victims Her personal struggle with abuse and domestic violence Founding of “Unleashed Potential: Life Coaching” Services offered by the company How she uses EMDR to help her clients How she leverages her dual role of being a life coach and a therapist Guiding people to turn their pain into power Key Takeaways Seek help if you are in an abusive relationship Look out for toxic traits before things go out of hand Work towards transforming self-destructive habits to heal Work on past traumas to have a better future Do not let challenges bog you down, turn pain into power Self-preservation is important You are your own biggest gift Connect with Jessica Rebelo https://www.unleashedpotentiallifecoaching.com/ http://linkedin.com/in/unleashed-potential-life-coaching-09ab461a7
1/23/202328 minutes, 54 seconds
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Umaimah Mendhro - The Voice of Empowerment and Inclusive Fashion

Umaimah Mendhro, CEO and founder of VIDA, is working towards making fashion more responsible and inclusive. Her multi-million-dollar benefit corporation connects customers to creatives through an on-demand manufacturing supply chain. She also started “One League” in collaboration with Harvard, MIT, Stanford, and global industry leaders, to connect the world's highest potential change-makers to world-class education and opportunities to realize the global impact. Umaimah’s non-profit initiative – Dreamfly – aims at bringing communities in conflict around common causes through education, exposure, and empowerment. Listen to this episode to know more about Umaimah and the fantastic work that she is doing in facilitating education for the underprivileged. Today, you will learn about: Umaimah’s early life and educational background Her interest in fashion Founding of VIDA How the company connects artisans with consumers around the world One League, her online education initiative How her companies help each other in furthering the cause of education Umaimah’s non-profit Dreamfly Her passion for giving back to society Key Takeaways: Mindful living is more than just a fad lifestyle Education is critical for the overall development of the society Access to formal education during formative years is important Education is a gift that keeps giving Every challenge has a lesson for us Helping others gives you internal strength to tackle your tough times Connect with Umaimah Mendhro www.one-league.org https://www.linkedin.com/in/umaimah/
1/16/202340 minutes, 34 seconds
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Melanie McSally - Optimizing Businesses, Trailblazing Path for Women in STEM

Melanie McSally, CEO and Founder of WyzeTribe, helps positive changemakers make their biggest impact by providing affordable, done-for-you technology services. During her career in corporates, Melanie learned how to navigate different aspects of the business to accomplish goals and become a respected leader in technology. Better known as a “fixer” among her peers, she leveraged her qualities to utilize them in her company, bringing high-quality technology services to others to maximize profits by streamlining and optimizing the business. The values include saving the client’s time, energy, and money so they can work less and serve more. Listen to this episode to know more about Melanie and how she is helping heart-centered changemakers grow and make the world better than they had found it. Today, you will learn about: Melanie’s educational background and early life Her career in corporate America Founding of WyzeTribe Services offered by the company Approach used by Melanie and team to streamline and optimize businesses How saving time, energy, and money is key to the success of a business Key Takeaways: Technology does not have to expensive Strategic thinking, planning, and covering bases are critical It is possible to work less and serve more Varied perspectives aid in making a wider impact Time and money are important for any small or mid-sized business Connect with Melanie McSally https://wyzetribe.com/ https://www.linkedin.com/in/melaniemcsally/
1/9/202334 minutes, 10 seconds
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Happy Feet: How Heather Wilson is Bridging the Gap in Senior Foot Care Health

Heather Wilson, a registered nurse (RN), is on a mission to fix the gaps in senior foot care and, therefore, started “Everyday Divinity” a senior foot care business brand of her own. After the resounding success of her first venture and multiple requests from nurses to learn her business model, Heather decided to start “The Foot and Nail Institute” to help nurses learn how to start and run their own foot care enterprises successfully. Heather advocates for nurses to start off on their own because she believes that it provides them with the opportunity to provide necessary service to their patients while battling the burnout that exists in jobs. Listen to this episode to learn more about Heather and the amazing work she is doing as a nurse entrepreneur and mentor for other nurses. Today, you will learn about: Heather’s educational background and career as a bedside nurse Reasons behind her inclination towards nursing Founding of “Everyday Divinity” Services offered by the company Creation of “The Foot and Nail Institute” Online courses and programs offered Heather as an advocate for foot health Encouraging nurses to become nursing entrepreneurs Key Takeaways: Senior foot care is an overlooked area There is more to nursing than just being a bedside nurse Nursing entrepreneurship enables freedom that the bedside does not Numerous options are available for nurses to use their degrees Self-discipline and faith in oneself are important to start your own venture Having a support group of nurses helps in the growth of the business Connect with Heather Wilson https://everydaydivinity.com https://footandnailinstitute.com/ https://www.linkedin.com/in/footcarenurse/
1/5/202346 minutes, 20 seconds
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Jennifer Swanson - Expanding Literacy to Change Lives

Award-winning children’s author, speaker, teacher, and founder of KidLiteracy, Inc., Jennifer Swanson, is on a mission to encourage kids and engage their curiosity to discover science in the things around them. The author of more than 45 non-fiction and fiction books for children, Jennifer has dedicated herself to promoting literacy for the past eight years. She founded KidLiteracy, Inc., a 501c3 non-profit focused on expanding literacy and STEM/STEAM education to prepare today’s students with skill sets for tomorrow. Her Solve It! For Kids podcast, started during the pandemic, includes experts on varied subjects who talk about intelligent solutions to everyday problems. Her books are critically acclaimed and have won numerous awards on national and international stages. Listen to this episode to learn more about Jennifer and the work that she is doing to enhance literacy and mold young minds into becoming future leaders. Today, you will learn about: Jennifer’s early life and education Her passion for writing and science Founding of KidLiteracy, Inc. Approaches used to expand literacy among young students Her podcast - Solve It! For Kids Her varied initiatives and programs to support literacy Awards and accolades for authoring science books Key Takeaways: Reading habits among children should be encouraged Getting children interested in science is tough but not impossible Donations in the form of books can help schools in need Empowering the skills of kids can better prepare them for the future Teachers and parents should support children interested in science Connect with Jennifer Swanson https://www.linkedin.com/in/jennifer-swanson-0608471a/ https://kidliteracy.org/
12/12/202239 minutes, 47 seconds
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Dr. Chekesha Catlin - Turning Houses into Homes

Dr. Chekesha, a real estate agent and CEO of KC Realty Group, acts as the much-needed support system for people who want to buy and sell houses and helps them manage the process with an objective and experienced viewpoint. She started her business with the goal of minimizing anxiety in an extremely stressful transaction and maximizing return on the client's investments. She helps clients sell and locate real estate property that suits their needs, build wealth, create and grow their investment portfolios, and establish life plans that align with their lifestyle and protects their legacy. She is also the visionary behind Millennials Buy Homes2, a mentor group that educates millennials on acquiring their first home or investment property seamlessly within a small period of 45 days. Listen to this episode to learn more about Dr. Chekesha and her agency, along with the amazing work that she is doing with her other initiatives. Today, you will learn about the following: Chekesha’s early life and career Her foray into the business world with a restaurant Founding of KC Realty Group Services offered by the company Millennials Buy Homes2 mentor group Her weekly podcast and YouTube show A support group called “Sister, You’ve Got This” Advice to millennials Key Takeaways: Buying and selling a house is emotionally taxing Need for a real estate agent to guide you through is imperative Pay attention to self-worth and self-love Mental health is important and needs to be spoken about Plan and write things down to solidify your dreams Connect with Dr. Chekesha Catlin www.linkedin.com/in/drchekeshacatlin www.choosekchomes.com
12/9/20221 hour, 1 minute, 10 seconds
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Melanie Bell - Aiding Customer Experience for Revenue Growth

Melanie Bell, the founder of Strategic Piece, works towards helping B2B companies deliver exceptional revenue growth by strategizing and uniting their marketing, sales, and service verticals around a technology-driven customer experience built on the HubSpot platform. The company works on four different modes of engagement – Assess, Advise, Action, and Amplify – according to the client’s requirements. Strategic Piece is a gold-tier HubSpot Partner, and for most of the clients, Melanie suggests that as the right software. She is also a believer of fiction reading helping with leadership development, and that is what prompted her to start “Leaders Who Fiction” to help people acquire and develop leadership skills through fiction reading. Listen to this episode to learn more about Melanie and her business ventures that help the business grow using various techniques. Today, you will learn about: Melanie’s educational background and career Her transition to entrepreneurship Founding of Strategic Piece Services that the company offers Approaches used by the team The reason behind the start of “Leaders Who Fiction” Advice to female business owners Key Takeaways: B2B companies need strategies to boost customer experience New technology and software are key to serving customers better Working on hindrances key to fuel performance and revenue Fiction reading can help with business development Keep innovating and re-inventing to prevent burnout It is okay not to have everything figured out at once Connect with Melanie Bell https://www.strategicpiece.com/ https://www.leaderswhofiction.com/ https://www.linkedin.com/in/melanieabell/
11/28/202250 minutes, 6 seconds
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Rai Hyde Cornell - Guiding Force for the Unapologetically Independent

Rai Hyde Cornell, a business mentor, and coach for freelancers and self-employed creatives, helps increase income and quality of life as independent income generators. She founded Cornell Content Marketing with a mission to help businesses build powerful, long-lasting relationships with their clients and scale their ventures with well-strategized marketing. She separated the mentoring aspect of her agency into another entity and started Chiron Consulting, where she helps clients understand the nuances of business-building and apply theory to the practical world through online courses and workshops. “The Soar!” podcast, which she hosts, features inspiring stories, tips and tricks from freelancers, entrepreneurs, and self-employed creatives who forged their own paths. Listen to this episode to learn more about Rai and her digital marketing ventures helping freelancers build their dream businesses. Today, you will learn about: Rai’s educational background and career Her professional work in the mental health field How she got into freelance writing Founding of Cornell Content Marketing Services that the company offers The inception of Chiron Consulting and mentoring programs offered The Soar! Podcast Advice to future businesswomen Key Takeaways: Getting into the freelancing business requires confidence Breaking away from the norm can be scary but not impossible As a freelancer, you need coaching to build your business Leveraging digital marketing strategies is crucial Envision your dream life and go for it Connect with Rai Hyde Cornell https://www.cornellcontentmarketing.com/ https://chironconsulting.us/ https://www.linkedin.com/in/rai-hyde-cornell/
11/21/202251 minutes, 38 seconds
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Tiffany Houser - Transforming Leaders into Change Makers

Tiffany Houser, founder and lead coach, strategist, and trainer at EVOLVE, partners with leaders and companies who want to take the next step in their vision of culture and leadership. Along with her team of coaches, facilitators, and strategists passionate about people and transformation, she creates space for her clients to get clarity on the team's vision and culture, take stock of the breakdowns causing hindrances, and activate and amplify the skills to foster extraordinary results. With her coaching, Tiffany aims to help people honor their evolution and work towards landing that next big job or promotion. She is also a board member of the Becky's Fund, a non-profit creating connected and empowered awareness around domestic violence. Listen to this episode to learn more about Tiffany and how she is transforming leaders into better versions of themselves. Today, you will learn about the following: Tiffany's early career Her introduction to coaching Getting into entrepreneurship Founding of EVOLVE Services offered by the company TCM approach used by Tiffany for coaching Her involvement with Becky's Fund Advice to future businesswomen Key Takeaways: Coaching can help make effective leaders Clarity on the team's vision and culture is important Soft skills development is critical for better communication Evolution is imminent and should be honored Be patient and know your WHY Focus on the clients' results more Connect with Tiffany Houser https://evolveeq.com/ https://www.linkedin.com/in/tiffanyhouser/
11/14/202240 minutes, 14 seconds
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Mya Kermelewicz - Preventing Dating Violence Through Awareness

Mya Kermelewicz, youth advocate, public speaker, relationship coach, and founder of MK Prevention Services, works towards changing the lives of many through educating on and preventing teen dating violence. Having experienced unhealthy relationships and dating violence herself at a young age, she engages high school and college students in meaningful conversations surrounding healthy and unhealthy relationships and sexual assault by delivering captivating stories, informative content, and creating personal connections. Through her company, she does public presentations, group facilitations, one-on-one consultations, and relationship coaching. Mya wants to create a world where the dating violence and sexual assault statistics are at the lowest and build campuses where students stand empowered, knowledgeable, and safe. Listen to this episode to learn more about Mya and the amazing work that she is doing to prevent teen dating violence. Today, you will learn about the following: Mya's educational background and early career Her personal struggle with unhealthy relationships Founding of MK Prevention Services Services offered by the company Mya's approach to relationship coaching Emphasis on self-care Advice to women business owners Key Takeaways: Teens do not speak up due to fear of rejection Self-love is critical to be able to speak up Education and awareness can prevent teen dating violence Prevention is better than cure when it comes to dating violence Have faith in yourself before others do Channel your inner power and follow your passion Connect with Mya Kermelewicz https://www.mkpreventionservices.com/  https://www.linkedin.com/in/mya-kermelewicz-7121b6196/
11/7/202235 minutes
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Emily Hartstone - Scaling Businesses, Uplifting Causes

Emily Hartstone, owner and CEO of From the Hart Management, LLC, has been helping businesses shape up and work towards realizing their potential goals of financial success. With more than a decade of experience working as an event and sales manager for several reputable companies, she started her multi-level association and business management company focusing on events, sales, and marketing. With her business partner Chaunsea Keller, she also opened Gifts from the Hart, LLC, a boutique gift shop that engages in specialty gifting and donates 5% of all proceeds to various charities and foundations. For the month of November, Emily would like to provide a 10% discount (Code: WM10EH22) to listeners who wish to shop on Gifts from the Hart and donate 5% to KidLiteracy, Inc. Her other initiative, EmPOWERThePATIENTS Foundation, advocates, educates, and provides community support to chronic and rare disease patients.  Listen to this episode to know more about Emily and the amazing work that she is doing by helping businesses level up as well as giving back to society. Today, you will learn about: Emily's career and accolades Founding of From the Hart Management, LLC Services offered by the company Her boutique gift shop, Gifts from the Hart, LLC About EmPOWERThePATIENTS Foundation Her personal battles which led her to work toward various causes Advice for future businesswomen Key Takeaways: Businesses need experts to guide them through challenges Adversities are not the end of life Everyone will have something to say; keep fighting anyway Do not try to do everything yourself; find a mentor Keep going, and do not let go of the focus Connect with Emily Hartstone https://fromthehartllc.com/ https://giftsfromthehart.com/ https://empowerthepatients.org/ https://www.linkedin.com/in/emilyharstone/
11/1/202233 minutes, 42 seconds
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Robbie J. Atkinson - Giving Vision to Imagination

Robbie J. Atkinson, film director, editor, philanthropist, and artist, is redefining digital entertainment with her production house and making a mark for herself with her company, RPX Media Production. Specializing in various forms of digital entertainment, the venture delves into producing material ranging from narrative storytelling to experimental films, promotional branding, and much more. Robbie's other non-profit endeavor, FIER (Foundation for Inter-Ethnic Restoration), provides a safe place and outlet for people of color to share their stories and feelings with professional counselors besides bringing ethnic communities together. Her team now boasts of more than 100 volunteers from across countries, which are united through one mission: open discussions that are inclusive, transparent, and inspiring. Listen to this episode to know more about Robbie and the inspiring work that she is doing with RPX Media and FIER. Today, you will learn about: Robbie's early life and career Her jump into entrepreneurship The inception of RPX Media Production Services offered at RPX Media FIER – her non-profit venture. Advice for future businesswomen Key Takeaways: Cinematic storytelling can function as a catalyst for change People of color need a safe space to be heard Maintaining work-life balance is key to success Your team can be a solid force that propels you forward Anything worth having will come with its own challenges Grit and resilience are the foundation for making dreams a reality Connect with Robbie J. Atkinson https://www.rpxmediaproduction.com/ https://www.linkedin.com/in/priscillaatkinson/  
10/27/202244 minutes, 38 seconds
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Kylie van Luyn - Helping Elevate your Career

Kylie Van Luyn is a Human Services and Workforce Development Consultant and Business Growth Coach who is furthering leadership development to support individuals and organizations navigate transformation. She founded Elevated Coaching and Consulting (ECC) in 2021 with the aim to support others and guide them in discovering their purpose, stepping into their greatness, and reaching their full potential. In her role as a business growth coach, Kylie brings strong finance and risk management skills, human resource management capabilities, and effective organizational management. Besides, she also sits on multiple panels and is a regular keynote speaker, sharing her message of proactively building and embracing diversity and inclusion in the workplace.  Listen to this episode to learn more about Kylie and the work that she is doing as a business consultant and DEI strategist.  Today, you will learn about: Kylie’s professional career  Her vast management and human services experiences   Founding of Elevated Coaching and Consulting  Her vision of helping the less advantaged   How she uses the people-centric approach with the clients  Her work as a DEI strategist  Advice to future businesswomen  Key Takeaways:  One cannot handle all aspects of the business alone  Take the help of a business consultant when you feel stuck  Finding solutions is not enough; implementing them is the key  DEI should be critical to any business  Self-belief and confidence will help you fly  Connect with Kylie Van Luyn  https://elevatedconsulting.net/  https://www.linkedin.com/in/kylie-van-luyn-420931b2/  
10/22/202249 minutes, 53 seconds
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Lauren C. Nelson - Channeling Belongingness with Inclusion

Lauren C. Nelson, global coach and speaker, and founder of Partner for Impact (PFI) helps advance inclusion and belonging in the workplace by using data, strategy, and training. Her mission is to transform the workplace and help people create a space that brings out their best, most authentic selves to the table. After gaining expertise with corporates for years, she took the leap of faith into entrepreneurship with PFI, where she leverages her knowledge to help clients navigate through challenging times. Lauren’s mission is simple yet important – she wants to champion belonging, empowerment, and inclusion in business culture. Listen to this episode to learn more about Lauren and the amazing work that she is doing with PFI to bring about diversity and inclusion in businesses. Today, you will learn about: Lauren’s early life and professional career Her jump into entrepreneurship with Partner for Impact (PFI) Services offered at PFI Importance of DEI in present-day workplaces Resolving team conflict to improve workplace culture Advice to future businesswomen Key Takeaways: Pandemic has changed workplace dynamics Diversity and Inclusion are critical to any successful business Inclusivity brings about positive transformation in the workplace An inclusive workplace makes employees feel at home Companies need to adapt and grow to keep up with changing times Channel your inner power to do more than what you think you can Connect with Lauren C. Nelson https://www.linkedin.com/in/laurencnelson/ https://www.partnerforimpact.com/
10/17/202247 minutes, 42 seconds
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Vonda Page - Restructuring Society Through Change

Vonda Page, the founder and CEO of Radical Change, LLC, and most importantly, a trailblazing changemaker, guides leaders and organizations to grow and experience meaningful outcomes. An Equity Mentor, Vonda challenges the current norms and advises on alleviating anti-Blackness and promoting inclusivity in the workplace. Her career spans over three decades as a management consultant, along with being a DEI leader, executive coach, operations trainer, employee productivity specialist, and trusted advisor to senior-level decision makers. Taking the leap into entrepreneurship, she founded Radical Change LLC in 2020 to help change aspirants to move from “leadership to legendary”. With her other venture Destination Dump DEI, she works at the forefront of anti-Blackness alleviation. Listen to this episode to learn more about Vonda and the amazing work she is doing to remedy gender disparity in tech and discrimination towards people of color. Today, you will learn about: Vonda’s educational background and career Founding of Radical Change LLC Services offered in her company How she integrates technology into business Her work towards Anti-Blackness alleviation with Destination Dump DEI Advice to future businesswomen Key Takeaways: A diverse and inclusive workplace is critical Right efforts can lead to equitable inclusion Women need to make themselves “heard” to make an impact Heal from within first to help others The shift in perspective can make society more restorative Be yourself and not somebody else’s version of you Connect with Vonda Page https://vondapage.com/ https://www.linkedin.com/in/vondapage/
10/10/20221 hour, 1 minute, 58 seconds
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Nicole Batiste - Own Your Power

Nicole Batiste is a Mindfulness Educator, Transcendence Catalyst, and Empowerment Coach, helping women recognize and release past failures, pains, and outdated subconscious programming, so they are equipped to create the life they want. She enjoys learning and implementing ways to guide people quickly and effectively in evolving to the next best version of themselves. A retired army veteran, Nicole founded "Be Well with Nikki" in 2010 to offer holistic health coaching services as she believes that cultivating a healthy relationship with your mind is a crucial component to improving health. She has also partnered with The Wellness Universe, a community of vetted wellness practitioners. Listen to this podcast to know more about Nicole and her self-journey that led her to the path of wellness coaching. Today, you will learn about: Nicole's personal life and education Her battle with mental health issues during her childhood Initiation into the field of restoration of spirit Founding of Be Well with Nikki Services offered by her company Nicole's unique approach to getting one with the soul of her clients Importance of work-life balance Advice to women entrepreneurs Key Takeaways: A healthy relationship with the mind is key to good health Self-reliance is crucial There exists no perfect plan Strive for a realistic balance rather than a perfect one Figure out if you want to do what you are doing Connect with Nicole Batiste https://www.bewellwithnikki.com/ https://www.linkedin.com/in/bewellwithnikki/
10/4/202241 minutes, 35 seconds
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Sarah Magruder - Minimize Stress, Maximize Opportunities

Sarah Magruder, a seasoned Executive Tax Consultant, helps oil and gas companies navigate complex tax laws with her specialized knowledge to make substantial gains. With a demonstrated history of working in the industry, Sarah used her expertise to fulfill her lifelong dream of starting her own company, Safire Oil and Gas Consulting, in 2019. A woman-owned company based out of Houston, Texas, Safire specializes in Severance Tax and Federal and State royalties and works with clients to review, recover, and reset processes to help maintain compliance and maximize savings. Sarah believes her company is a cut above the rest as it helps pave the way to give more, do more, and be more for each client that they serve. Listen to this episode to know more about Sarah and how she leverages her oil and gas industry experience to help clients handle severance tax effectively. Today, you will learn about: Sarah's educational background and early career Founding of Safire Oil and Gas Consulting Service offered by the company The “review, recover, and reset” model of the company How Sarah uses her expertise to help clients make tax gains Advice to women to professionals and entrepreneurs Key Takeaways: Tax success is more important than just reimbursement Always hire an expert who can help catch the problem from the beginning Know the nerve of your client first Ask for what you seek without fear Be passionate and transparent in anything you do Connect with Sarah Magruder https://safireogc.com/ https://www.linkedin.com/in/sarahmagruder/
10/1/202235 minutes, 5 seconds
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Tanya Fasnacht Jolliffe - Ignite the Change Within

  Tanya Fasnacht Jolliffe, a non-diet registered dietitian and founder of L I T Wellness Solutions, is helping people live healthy and whole lives of purpose. Tanya's experiences as a health coach revealed diet culture's impact on health outcomes, prompting her to start L I T Wellness Solutions. With it, she intends to bring her strengths in non-diet nutrition care, wellness integration, health coaching, and strategic program design to help people "IGNITE the Change Within." Tanya wants to remedy the unhealthy diet culture and help people become mindfully attuned to the habits, rules, routines, and rituals as well as the feelings and emotions. Listen to this episode to learn more about Tanya and how she is helping people make lasting health transformations. Today, you will learn about: Tanya's early life and career Her work as an online healthy eating expert and health coach Founding of LIT Wellness Solutions Programs and approaches used to bring about a culture of wellness Tanya's mission of igniting the change from within Her work as an author Advice to budding businesswomen Key Takeaways: Do not just think; take action to make the change Unhealthy diet culture results in harmful outcomes Non-diet approach fuels a culture of wellness Becoming mindfully attuned to yourself is key Stop the comparison game Connect with Tanya Fasnacht Jolliffe https://www.litwellnesssolutions.com/ https://www.linkedin.com/in/tanya-fasnacht-jolliffe  
9/27/20221 hour, 4 minutes, 2 seconds
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Nicole Bankhead - Healing from the Inside Out

Nicole Bankhead, a Licensed Professional Counselor, CEO and Founder of Serenity Wellness and Counseling Center, is committed to treating her clients' minds, bodies, and spirits through a holistic approach. Utilizing the brain's power, her goal is to teach skills one can use to feel empowered, take on life’s challenges, grow, and rebuild. Nicole goes beyond just talk therapy to achieve long-lasting results and provides clients with accountability to help them reach their goals. Through specialization training, they provide the clients with a more unique, individualized plan to facilitate higher quality care with quicker results. Listen to this episode to learn more about Nicole and the fantastic work that she is doing with her company to help people lead better lives. Today, you will learn about: Nicole’s early life and educational background Her foray into becoming a full-fledged licensed therapist Founding of Serenity Wellness and Counseling Center Services offered and approach used to provide holistic wellness Importance of connection between therapist and client Word of advice to future businesswomen Key Takeaways: Illnesses go beyond just affecting physical health Holistic wellness elevates the entire living system Therapeutic processes can help empower individuals Support and confidence- building is key to navigating life situations Mistakes should be treated as a learning curve Connect with Nicole Bankhead https://www.linkedin.com/in/nicolespanglerbankhead/ https://serenitywellnessandcounseling.com/
9/24/202237 minutes, 59 seconds
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Nicole Anderson - An Organizational Change-Maker

Nicole Anderson, an HR entrepreneur and founder of MEND HR Solutions, works towards changing the industry and guiding corporate leaders to better understand tomorrow’s workforce. Nicole’s broad corporate experience and work with first-year startup companies guided her vision: the need for employers to understand where their employees come from and build a symbiotic relationship with them. Her other vertical, MEND Recruiting, works very closely with the clients to understand their specific needs and to match professionals in the industry with the business. Listen to this episode to learn more about Nicole and how she is leveraging her HR experience to build better companies and employees. Today, you will learn about: Nicole’s early life and career Transition into entrepreneurship with MEND, LLC Services offered by the company Reason behind the founding of MEND Recruiting Nicole’s approach in bridging the generational gap Her book and other involvements Advice to budding women business owners Key Takeaways: Companies must keep up with changing business environments Healthy relationship between employer and employee is key Every company is unique, so should be their workers Inclusive workplace culture is imperative Do not lose character to gain clients Business is a marathon, not a sprint Connect with Nicole Anderson https://www.linkedin.com/in/nicoleandersonhr https://mendhr.com/
9/22/202244 minutes, 14 seconds
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Liz Wagner - Helping You Discover, Transform, and Thrive

Liz Wagner, external consultant and founder of Hotel and Hospitality Concepts, has been a trusted source for global travel, executive accommodations, and tour arrangements for over three decades now. Liz began her career with Marriott International as a front desk clerk in the early 80s and retired as the Regional Vice President of Sales & Marketing, overseeing revenue generation for 25 hotels. In 1999, Liz founded Hotel and Hospitality Concepts (HHC), a boutique firm that made its mark in the entertainment industry by handling hotel accommodations for performers while on tour. In 2021, Liz became a Certified Life Coach and started Liz Wagner Coaching to help others find their happiness by resetting their lives, enhancing their careers, and solving general life issues. Listen to this podcast to learn more about Liz and her fantastic journey, enriched by her passion and intent to make others' lives better. Today, you will learn about: Liz's early life and corporate career Her foray into entrepreneurship with Hotel and Hospitality Concepts Services offered by her company Her unique, client-centric approach Liz Wagner Coaching - her life coaching venture Future plans and advice to women business owners Key Takeaways: Hospitality specialists are equipped to understand customer needs Client satisfaction is key Self-development involves three levels – Discover, Transform, Thrive Take charge of your lives through self-preservation Understand and acknowledge your skills to succeed. Figure out what you do well and tap into it. Connect with Liz Wagner https://www.linkedin.com/in/liz-wagner-chsp https://thehotellady.com/ https://www.lizwagnercoaching.com/
9/20/202248 minutes, 30 seconds
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Bobbiette Swanson - Aiding Job Seekers with a Competitive Edge

Bobbiette Swanson, career coach and founder of Soar Career Services, has been working towards bridging the gap between employers and employees and helping people figure out what to do next. Having witnessed changes in the industries over the years, Bobbiette has now adapted to guiding both employers and employees to create a symbiotic relationship. Besides being a highly regarded mentor and authority in the field of human resources, Bobbiette's technical know-how makes her an accomplished career service provider and a trailblazing businesswoman. Listen to this episode to know more about Bobbiette and how she is helping people get their dream jobs through passion and intent. Today, you will learn about: Bobbiette's early life Her foray into starting her own venture Founding of Soar Career Services Services offered by the company Approaches used for coaching How Bobbiette has adapted to the evolving job market Advice to budding businesswomen Key Takeaways: Digital space is the new norm in the employment market Work-life balance is a must A healthy employer-employee relationship is crucial Take the leap of faith to follow your dream Seek help if you feel stuck professionally Connect with Bobbiette Swanson https://www.linkedin.com/in/bobbietteswanson/ https://www.soarcareerservices.com
9/12/202248 minutes, 44 seconds
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Abby Jo Hawkins - Kick-Start Your Mental Well-Being

Abby Jo Hawkins, the mental health counselor and founder of Mental Matters Therapy PLLC, provides counseling and mediation to clients to help alleviate their problems. A trained mental health counselor, Abby uses tried and tested methods such as CBT (Cognitive Behavior Therapy), the person-centered model, and motivational interviewing to help her clients achieve their mental health goals at their own pace. Her other service, Dispute Resolution and Mediation, provides clients with a professional and confidential mediation approach to support and integrate communication into conflictual situations. Listen to this episode to know more about Abby and her vast expertise, which she leverages to help people achieve mental well-being. Today, you will learn about: Abby’s personal life and educational background Foray into entrepreneurship with Mental Matter Therapy, PLLC Services offered by the company Specific approaches used by Abby to treat clients Her work with dispute resolution and mediation Advice for budding women entrepreneurs Key Takeaways: Mental well-being is key to leading a healthy life Seek help if mental health issues are recurring Let go of inhibitions to receive proper guidance Do not seek perfection in your activity Lean into discomfort to avoid disappointment Connect with Abby Jo Hawkins https://www.mentalmatterstherapy.com https://www.linkedin.com/in/abby-jo-hawkins-lpc-lcdc-ms-bs-0923a6105/
9/9/202244 minutes, 28 seconds
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Kathy Krul-Manor - Building Organizations and Future Leaders

Kathy Krul-Manor, Executive Leadership Coach, Advisor, and founder of KKM Leadership, has been building high-performing diverse teams and proactively driving projects towards successful outcomes. With her company KKM Leadership, she partners with organizations to enable people-centered change, align workforce practices with strategic business priorities, and increase the value created by HR services or Talent initiatives. The company specializes in building innovative employee lifecycle solutions and acts as an accountability partner throughout the client's growth journey, besides specializing in coaching for all levels of executives, business owners, current and future leaders. Listen to this podcast to know more about Kathy's journey and how she is helping leaders and organizations move forward on the path of progress. Today, you will learn about: Kathy's corporate career Her foray into entrepreneurship Founding of KKM Leadership, LLC Services offered and approached used Human capital consulting Building leaders out of managers Advice to women entrepreneurs Key Takeaways: Always seek help when you feel stuck Even the most well-trained leader might need guidance A good leader can bring about diversity and inclusion in the workplace Be your true self at work and in life Having a support system is important to not feel alone Connect with Kathy Krul-Manor https://www.kkmleadership.com/ https://www.linkedin.com/in/kathykrulmanor
8/29/202251 minutes, 41 seconds
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Nanette D. Murphy - Beyond the Doom and Gloom of Divorce

Nanette D. Murphy, a certified health coach, author, and founder of the online community, Divorce After Forty, has been working towards empowering women so that they not only survive the pain of going through a divorce but get through it stronger, wiser, and courageous. With the sole aim of guiding, supporting, and encouraging other women to do the same, she founded Live Life Now, LLC, in 2021 to provide women with essential pieces of information to get back on track. Her online community, Divorce After Forty, supports those who are divorced, thinking of filing for divorce, recently filed for divorce, or going through the process of divorce. Nanette’s book ‘Shattered Dreams and New Beginnings” chronicles her journey of heartbreak, healing, and growth and aims to inspire and give hope to others. Listen to this podcast to know more about Nanette and her journey to self-awareness and growth, and how she has become an inspiration to many who are in the same place. Today, you will learn about: Nanette’s personal life and struggle with divorce Her foray into divorce coaching Authoring a book about her life experiences Being a coach and not just a counselor Her online community that supports other women Future plans and advice to women in similar situations Key Takeaways: Divorce after a long-term marriage is challenging Dive into self-care to alleviate your pain Seek help when you feel lost Navigate mental challenges to evolve and grow See divorce as a new beginning, not an end Connect with Nanette D. Murphy https://www.livelifenowwithpurpose.com/ https://www.divorceafterforty.com/ https://www.linkedin.com/in/nanette-d-murphy-403601140  
8/23/202243 minutes, 17 seconds
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Yeliza Centeio - Bringing Brands to Life Through Marketing

Yeliza Centeio, founder and owner of Integral Marketing and Advertising, is helping businesses scale and grow with her marketing and advertising prowess. She has worked for more than 15 years in advertising agencies and is an expert in all things digital. Her company, Integral, offers services including marketing and advertising strategy, media planning and buying, business intelligence and analytics, website development, creative services, and public relations. Listen to this podcast to know more about Yeliza and how she is leveraging her vast advertising experience to build brands through her company.   Today, you will learn about: Yeliza’s early background Career in advertising Founding of Integral – her advertising agency Services offered at Integral Future plans regarding inclusivity Advice to future entrepreneurs   Key Takeaways: Take the leap of faith if you feel unfulfilled Drown out the negative voice in your head to move forward Chasing balance can be critical sometimes Network with other women to draw inspiration   Connect with Yeliza Centeio https://www.linkedin.com/in/yelizacenteio/ https://integral-mktgadv.com/
8/19/202246 minutes, 27 seconds
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Kristen Thomasino - Investing in Self Love

Kristen Thomasino, author, and founder of Thomasino Media, LLC, and Buddytown Consulting, LLC, is passionately helping others create positive outcomes to support their journey through difficult times with grace and ease. She fought through a life-altering health crisis and emerged victorious, prompting her to quit a successful career in 2019 to work on a self-funded social good healthcare advocacy project.  To further her cause, Kristen founded Buddytown Consulting, LLC, and Thomasino Media, LLC to provide platforms for those who struggle with hopelessness. An author of 20 books, Kristen also campaigns for “Peace, Love, Health, and Prosperity” to help people be themselves against all odds. Listen to this podcast to know more about Kristen and her personal journey that now inspires many to come out of similar life situations. Today, you will learn about: Kristen and her early battle with Fibromyalgia How she overcame all adversities with grit and determination Founding of Thomasino Media and Buddytown Consulting Services offered to help others in the same situation How she advocates health and wellness to tackle critical health issues “Peace, Love, Health, and Prosperity” campaign Advice on self-love Key Takeaways: “Fight or flight” in a situation is in your hands Determination and self-love are key to overcoming any life situation Capitalize on the ability to transform Take steps to fight negativity and ensure positive outcomes Support to alleviate pain, not pull each other down Be confident and comfortable with who you are Connect with Kristen Thomasino https://thomasinomedia.com/ https://buddytown.com/ https://www.linkedin.com/in/kristen-thomasino-91776b4
8/15/20221 hour, 39 minutes, 38 seconds
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Toya L. Meadows - Guiding You Towards Financial Excellence

Toya L. Meadows, CEO of Simple Tax Solutions LLC and Mind Your Assets Tax School, is helping clients maintain their present financial viability while strategizing to achieve future goals. Her company offers professional and personalized services across a wide range of financial and business needs. Toya leverages her countless hours of research and vast experience in educating her community and training other business owners to lead in the area of finance. She also coaches prospective clients to become successful taxpreneurs. Her IRS-approved tax academy, “Mind Your Assets Tax School”, assists students to become proficient in tax concepts such as filing basics, dividends, distributions, and tax deductions. Listen to this podcast to learn more about Toya and her journey from being a tax professional to helping others become pro in tax. Today, you will learn about: Toya’s early life Her intent behind becoming an entrepreneur Founding of Simple Tax Solutions Services offered by her tax company Her tax academy and coaching business Awards and recognitions Advice to budding women entrepreneurs Key Takeaways Keep yourself updated with recent rules and laws Filing taxes can be daunting, so seek help from a professional Know your finances to avoid losses in business Research adequately to not fall behind Do not give up and brave challenges to achieve your dreams Connect with Toya L. Meadows www.simpletaxsolutions.info https://www.linkedin.com/in/toya-meadows/  
8/8/202241 minutes, 13 seconds
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Jennifer Furlong - Helping People Become Competent Communicators

Jennifer Furlong, Communication Skills Coach, Motivational Speaker, and founder of Communication TwentyFourSeven, LLC, has been helping small and large organizations solve their complex communication issues. As a Corporate Communication Coach and Consultant, she works closely with institutional leaders to create and execute short-term and long-term strategic communication projects for internal audiences. Through tailored communication training programs, Jennifer’s company helps organizations create positive and productive work environments by improving employee morale and relationships. Jennifer is also the author of “Mini-Handbook for Jackasses: Communication and Relationships”, a book that covers topics including the Golden Rule myth, listening skills, social media landmines, and freedom of speech. Listen to this podcast to know more about Jennifer’s journey and how she is helping people find their voice and use it to impact the world around them. Today, you will learn about: Jennifer’s early life Her initial introduction to the field of communication Founding of Communication TwentyFourSeven Programs offered for developing effective communication skills Approach as a Corporate Communication Coach Her podcast, which touches upon different aspects of communication Key Takeaways: Communication is key in any aspect of life Listen carefully to communicate effectively “The Golden Rule” has given way to “The Platinum Rule” Find your voice to make a positive impact Put ego in the backseat to focus on the other person Connect with Jennifer Furlong https://www.communicationtwentyfourseven.com/ https://www.linkedin.com/in/jennifer-arvin-furlong-16779a5a/
8/5/202253 minutes, 34 seconds
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Janice Shokrian - Taking Relaxation to a New Level

Janice Shokrian, CEO and Founder of Tausi Brands, has come up with a modular comfort and support pillowcase that can be used independently or with a pillow to improve comfort. Not wanting to presume everybody’s comfort, Janice wanted to go a step further with her innovation and made a pillowcase so that one could personalize it according to their needs with or without a pillow. As a brand, Tausi believes in keeping it real and aims for transparency, alongside being committed to continuously learning and improving to bring beautiful products that stand the test of time. Janice’s non-profit, Tausi Cares, is an initiative that brings comfort to the vulnerable. Listen to the podcast to know more about Janice’s journey and how she is impacting people’s lives by providing them with comfort when they need it the most. Today, you will learn about: Janice’s personal life What prompted her to get into entrepreneurship The idea behind Tausi Brands How Tausi pillowcases are different from others in the market How the brand focuses on personalized comfort Tausi Cares and its aim Key Takeaways: Restful sleep is very important Prioritize comfort while sleeping for overall well-being Believe in your dreams to make them happen Network with other women to uplift each other Connect with Janice Shokrian https://tausibrands.com/ https://www.linkedin.com/in/janiceshokrian/
8/3/202257 minutes, 36 seconds
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Dr. Kristen C. Eccleston - Empowering Through Gifted Learning

Dr. Kristen C. Eccleston, a neurodiverse teacher, Education Consultant, and Mental Health Advocate, works toward improving the mental health of gifted students in the educational setup. Being diagnosed with ADHD at the age of 30, Kristen decided to be a voice of encouragement and understanding for special students and became a Neurodiverse Teacher. Her mission is for everyone to see how amazing they are and what they have to offer this world, no matter what type of student or school experience they have had in the past. She also serves as a director of Social-Emotional Services and Educational Consultant for Weinfeld Education Group, a company that works with special education experts to design and review individualized plans to help each child reach his or her unique potential. Listen to this podcast to learn more about Kristen and her amazing journey in which she is helping special students excel without feeling left out. Today, you will learn about: Kristen’s personal life Her educational qualifications Foray into special needs education Work as a Neurodiverse Teacher Impacting lives through personal experiences Association with Weinfeld Education Group Advice to women entrepreneurs Key Takeaways: Special students need special attention Neurodiversity is not a constraint to growth Have conversations with your inner self to pep you up If you have a dream, go for it Failure only teaches you valuable lessons Connect with Dr. Kristen C. Eccleston https://www.theneurodiverseteacher.com/ https://www.linkedin.com/in/kristen-eccleston-ed-d-nbct-34367150/
8/1/202253 minutes, 3 seconds
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Kim Butler - Moving Beyond Typical Financial Planning

Kim D. H. Butler, Prosperity Economics Advisor, author, and founder of Prosperity Thinkers helps clients find creative money solutions to build reliable and certain wealth when managing money seems far from simple. After seeing many facets of the financial industry, Kim helps clients to build long-term, sustainable wealth using whole life insurance. Through her company, Kim wishes to educate entrepreneurs, investors, and other wealth-minded people to think and act more prosperously. Along with her husband Todd, Kim founded the Prosperity Economics Movement, which motivates people to think how they can implement economics in their lives. Kim enjoys coaching new clients mostly because it enables her to inspire, activate, and educate more people about her principles of prosperity and help them save money for a better life. Today, you will learn about: Kim’s personal life Her journey with financial planning Intent behind Prosperity Thinkers Purpose of Prosperity Economics Movement Advice to future entrepreneurs Key takeaways: Have faith in your finances Build a mindset to start saving for future contingencies Move away from typical financial planning to reap benefits Connect with Kim D. H. Butler https://prosperitythinkers.com/ https://www.linkedin.com/in/kimdhbutler/
7/29/202241 minutes, 36 seconds
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Babita Spinelli - Opening Doors to a New Beginning

Babita Spinelli, founder and CEO of Babita Spinelli Group and Opening the Doors Psychotherapy, has been a frontrunner in empowering businesses and individuals transform their lives. A nationally recognized Psychoanalyst, Psychotherapist, Relationship Expert, and Executive Coach, Babita brings her corporate background and experience to partner with executives and leaders who recognize the benefits of a holistic approach to lead their organizations, and to navigate the unique challenges they face in the workplace, personal lives, and relationships. In her private practice and public engagements, Babita empowers people and organizations to deeply examine and then redefine relationships as a tool for both personal and professional growth using a holistic approach.  Listen to this podcast episode to learn more about Babita’s journey and how she is bringing about a positive and healthy change in the lives of those who are struggling with transition. Today, you will learn about: Babita’s personal life Founding of Babita Spinelli Group and Opening the Doors Psychotherapy Her approach as a psychotherapist to transform lives How power of the mind is key Key takeaways: Holistic approach for personal and professional growth A small step could act as a mighty one towards self-growth Learn to say “no” and set boundaries for self Contact with Babita Spinelli https://babitaspinelligroup.com/ https://www.linkedin.com/in/babita-spinelli/
7/27/202242 minutes, 48 seconds
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Lori D. Coombs - Going Against the Grain

Lori D. Coombs has been making strides in an industry that is male-dominated and creating a niche for herself.  She founded WWCM with a mission to support organizations in the areas of Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math (STEAM) to achieve their goals and accelerate the development of safe, high-volume flight operations by bringing together the broad community involved in developing Advanced Air Mobility (AAM) ecosystems from an Aircraft, Airspace, and Community Integration perspective.  Her team worked on moving NASA’s data into the Cloud.  Lori also has a philanthropic side to her and runs WWCM Academy, a not-for-profit outreach venture in the DC area with a vision to provide an accessible STEAM-focused curriculum to students of all ages to enhance their current educational base. Listen to this podcast episode to learn more about Lori’s journey and how she is moving from strength to strength and acquired diverse knowledge on the way. Today, you will learn about: Lori’s personal journey Her brainchild, WWCM Tryst with NASA WWCM Academy and its purpose Key takeaways: Being female should not be a weakness Passion and determination are key for any business Learning is a life-long process Connect with Lori D. Coombs https://wwcapmgmt.com/ https://www.linkedin.com/in/lori-d-coombs
7/25/202248 minutes, 14 seconds
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Alexis T. Jones - Accenting Successful Speaking

Alexis Jones, a Speech-Language Pathologist, Communication Coach, and Accent Modification Specialist, is impacting the lives of people in a unique manner. She brings in years of expertise to help those who desire to thrive in their current personal or professional environment by achieving their definition of communicative success.  A Certified Instructor of Compton P-ESL Method of Accent Modification, she uses a holistic, individualized communicative style and delivery coaching to accentuate clients’ overall effective communication. She founded Adaptive Accents with a three-fold motto: Understand, Leverage, and Adapt. Her purpose as an accent modification coach is not accent elimination or disconnecting the individual from their community and identity.  Listen to this podcast episode to learn more about Alexis’ journey and how she is helping people move on the path of personal growth through accent modification. Today, you will learn about: Alexis’ personal life What prompted her to get into accent modification coaching What does Adaptive Accents entail Techniques she uses to help people communicate better Focus on objective and measurable growth for better results Alexis’ holistic approach to facilitating effective communication Advice to those who wish to follow their passion Connect with Alexis Jones https://www.adaptiveaccents.com https://www.linkedin.com/in/adaptiveaccents/
7/22/202241 minutes, 45 seconds
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Lisa Duerre - Rebooting Leadership with Human Science

Lisa Duerre, a high-performance advisor, burnout prevention specialist, and co-founder and CEO of RLD Group, is guiding leaders in tech build high-performing teams, avoid burnout, and be present for the moments that matter. With more than two decades of experience behind her, Lisa helps leaders build a healthier, more meaningful connection between work and home and make an impact through strategy, clarity, and heart.  In 2017 she co-founded RLD Group, a boutique coaching and consulting firm helping tech organizations turn their people leaders into their biggest asset. As an Executive Coach, Speaker, Facilitator, Leadership Advisor, and Podcast Host, she helps leaders in tech build high-performing teams, avoid burnout, and be present for the moments that matter. Listen to this podcast episode to learn more about Lisa’s journey and how she is supporting businesses grow from strength to strength with the right amount of mentorship. Today, you will learn about: Lisa’s personal life What prompted her to get into executive coaching What RLD Group personifies Techniques Lisa uses to help prevent burnout Importance of positive psychology for personal and professional growth Lisa’s focus on human science to achieve desired results Advice to budding women leaders Key takeaways: Mental well-being is paramount Discover your strengths and understand blind spots Create healthy boundaries and celebrate your humanity to reboot Break out of the rut of sleepwalking through life   Connect with Lisa Duerre https://lisaduerre.com https://www.linkedin.com/in/lisaduerre/
7/20/20221 hour, 1 minute, 22 seconds
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Coach Melody - Nurturing Workplace Wellness

Coach Melody, Health and Wellness Transformation Strategist and Executive Coach, and a Dynamic Speaker whose mission is to educate and improve health disparities by altering lifestyles and making people better versions of themselves. Her passion for health and wellness besides an undying love for helping people prompted her to take a leap of faith, and launch ‘Unwrap You’ in 2013. Coach Melody specializes in corporate coaching, summits, retreats, speaking, and other areas of wellness. With her stellar work, she is also encouraging more women to get into entrepreneurship and live their dreams. Listen to this podcast episode to learn more about Coach Melody and how she is helping teams become more of a community than a company. Today, we will learn about: How altering lifestyles can make you better versions of yourself Wellness programs positively impacting workplace culture Giving priority to physical and mental health Key takeaways: Quit procrastination for overall well-being Take control of your life and schedule Mental well-being is an ongoing investment Connect with Coach Melody https://www.unwrapyou.com https://www.linkedin.com/in/coach-melody/  
7/15/202240 minutes, 5 seconds
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Elena Isoldi Medici - Breaking the Cycle of Pain

Elena Isoldi Medici, Founder of 360° Impact Health, author, speaker, master health and life coach, has been working for more than a decade to liberate women from physical and emotional limitations, so they can have healthy, abundant lives without limits. With 360° Impact Health, Elena and her team aim to help women achieve this transition to their dream lives in a few short months, compared to the years they spent struggling, providing them with simple and sustainable tools that last them a lifetime. Her customized programs help women achieve optimal health by resolving the underlying root causes of thyroid, autoimmune, and hormone-related disorders. Listen to this podcast episode to learn more about Elena’s journey and how 360° Impact Health is empowering women by providing support and constant motivation as they work toward their goals. Today, you will learn about: Elena’s early life Her foray into health and life coaching Idea behind 360° Impact Health Approach toward health transformation Key takeaways: Taking charge of one’s health is key Application of principles lead to a healthy, symptom-free body Simple and sustainable tools last a lifetime   Connect with Elena Isoldi Medici https://360impacthealth.com https://www.linkedin.com/in/elenaisoldimedici/
7/13/202258 minutes, 54 seconds
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Katina Davenport - Enabling Small Businesses to Go Big

Katina Davenport, founder and CEO of K&D Consulting Enterprises, helps small business owners, who are discouraged by lack of funding, secure the monetary strength needed in addition to providing holistic coaching and mentorship. Having sailed on the same ship of rejections for funding her own venture, Katina and her husband DeAndre have supported hundreds of business owners scale the ladder of entrepreneurship with proper guidance and motivation for more than a decade now. The couple also focus on the importance of personal development for the overall success of a business by way of developing leadership skills besides establishing a work-life balance. Listen to this podcast episode to learn more about Katina and how she helps aspiring entrepreneurs and small business owners start their dream businesses.     Today, you will learn about:   Katina’s personal life    Reason behind getting into coaching and mentorship   Founding of K&D Consulting Enterprises Services offered to help business owners Advice to future entrepreneurs  Key takeaways:   Small businesses can flourish with proper tools and money Personal development is key to any success Believe in your venture and stay focused     Connect with Katina Davenport https://kdconsultingenterprises.com https://www.linkedin.com/in/katina-davenport-6009881ba
7/11/202236 minutes, 50 seconds
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Tiffanie Jackson - Giving Personality to Brands

Tiffanie Jackson, a poet, make-up artist, and CEO of CopyFoxx, a marketing agency, engages in personality-driven copywriting for self-care brands that are ready for the next level in their venture. Due to her affinity with make-up, she predominantly works with beauty brands. Finding a creative outlet in her work as a certified make-up artist, she founded CopyFoxx, which works with women of color, influencers, coaches, and other professionals who are in businesses that derive from their personalities when it comes to telling prospective clients about their brand, services, or profession. Some of the clients that Tiffanie has helped build a brand identity have been featured in various media outlets, including Cosmopolitan, Olay, and Woman's Day.  Listen to this podcast episode to learn more about Tiffanie and her unique journey.    Today you will learn about:  Tiffanie's journey from corporate America to entrepreneurship  How she helps brands get an identity  Her approach to knowing the clients inside-out   Advice to future women entrepreneurs  Key takeaways:  Marketing is a key aspect for brand building  Creativity with results is key  Be your own authentic self to succeed  Connect with Tiffanie Jackson  https://copyfoxx.com/    https://www.linkedin.com/in/tiffaniej/  
7/8/202232 minutes, 47 seconds
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Lorie Wood Spiers - Helping Untie the Knot with Ease

Lorie D. Wood Spiers, Certified Divorce Specialist and Life Coach is a woman entrepreneur on an unstoppable mission. She has been coaching individuals on coping with the emotional aspects of the process and planning their lives post-divorce. Drawing from her own life experiences, Lorie established Roseville Paralegal Services in 2007 to help people chart new courses and aid many more in treading the path back to their marriage. With vast experience backing her, she guides clients in navigating the emotions that come with such difficult situations and helps them avoid making permanent decisions based on temporary emotions. As a Certified Mediator, she intends to provide a safe space for both parties, allowing them to look at things in introspection. Whether it be a break-up, divorce, or other difficulties, she has decided to remain loyal to her passion, help others live their best lives, and support them in creating a road map to get there.   Today, you will learn about: Lorie’s personal life What prompted her to become a Divorce Coach What Roseville Paralegal Services entails The approach to helping clients navigate difficult times Word of advice to couples Key takeaways: Divorce is challenging and requires a proper approach Communication is important among couples Know when to stay and when to walk away after introspection   Connect with Lorie Wood Spiers https://loriedwoodspiers.com https://www.linkedin.com/in/lorie-wood-spiers-2a9b7b15/ https://www.instagram.com/loried.woodspiers/
7/6/202239 minutes, 4 seconds
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Jennifer Tardy - Mitigating Hiring Bias at Workplace

Jennifer Tardy, Recruiting Thought Leader, Diversity Practitioner, and Career Success Coach, is a brand in herself. With her company Jennifer Tardy Consulting LLC, she guides high-performing recruiters and HR professionals on how to responsibly integrate diversity recruiting to increase workplace representation of women, people of color, veterans, people with disabilities, and people who identify as LGBTQ+. She also helps job seekers learn the unwritten rules of navigating the hiring process to easily and confidently land the amazing job opportunities meant for them. Jennifer’s ultimate goal is to increase the representation of marginalized job seekers, including people of color, members of the LGBTQ+ community, and women in the workplace. In addition, Jennifer is also the co-owner of Proving What’s Possible LLC (PWP), a Mental Health Counseling organization that supports people living with severe mental health issues like schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, and severe anxiety. The Medicaid members, clinicians, and case study workers help people connect to community services, including food, shelter, and medicines. Today, you will learn about: Jennifer’s personal life How she embarked on this journey What is the purpose behind Jennifer Tardy Consulting LLC Why started Proving What’s Possible LLC (PWP) The approach behind increasing workplace diversity Advice to future businesswomen Key takeaways: Never feel inadequate because of your skin color Taking the leap of faith will help you move forward Follow your passion to make an impact   Connect with Jennifer Tardy https://www.jennifertardy.com/ https://www.linkedin.com/in/jennifertardy/ https://www.instagram.com/increasediversity/
7/4/202237 minutes, 30 seconds
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Nicole George - Helping People Find Their Thunder

Nicole George is the founder of The Intuitive Life Hub, a community of women experts who help guide people, especially women, in all areas of life, including wellness, business coaching, trauma recovery, and health.  Nicole started The Intuitive Life Hub to create a community of women experts who can guide people away from their Unchosen Path to their Golden Path of intuition. Help women lead a life that aligns with all areas of their being.   During this conversation, Nicole explained the meaning of the Unchosen Path and why someone should work toward a Golden Path.    Today you’ll learn about: Brief about Nicole’s life Her entrepreneurship journey Her company The Intuitive Life Hub How to find your Golden Path of intuition The meaning behind Unchosen Path Her advice to entrepreneurs   Connect with Nicole George www.intuitivelifehub.com  www.facebook.com/intuitivelifehub  www.instagram.com/intuitivelifehub  https://www.linkedin.com/in/intuitivelifehub/   
7/1/202243 minutes, 5 seconds
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Jill Mara Hamilton - Busting Infertility Myths with Mindfulness

Jill Mara Hamilton is the founder of Big Happy Family and earlier worked as the Head of Patient Experience at IntegraMed, the largest network of fertility practices in North America, where she oversaw marketing, communications, events, social media, and philanthropic partnerships. Prior to that, Jill led the creative concept teams at Avon and Macy’s in New York and was later recruited by the Whitney Museum of American Art to spearhead their rebranding in 2015.  After struggling with infertility and pregnancy loss, Jill’s passion for elevating the family-building journey led her to found Big Happy Family. A community for individuals building their families through Assisted Reproductive Technology.  During this conversation, Jill discussed her journey and the guidance, resources, and support Big Happy Family provides to everyone trying to build their families.  Today you’ll learn about: Brief about Jill’s life Her entrepreneurship journey Her experience and educational background Her company Big Happy Family The guidance, resources, and support Big Happy Family provides Her advice for couples going through infertility struggles Her advice to entrepreneurs   Connect with Jill Hamilton https://www.bighappyfamily.com  https://www.instagram.com/bighappyfamilyofficial/ 
6/29/202234 minutes, 59 seconds
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Danielle Goss ― The Founder of KUL MOCKS, Fun for the Sober Curious

Danielle Goss, Founder and CEO of KUL MOCKS, is an unstoppable entrepreneur. She has succeeded in creating a niche for herself in the nonalcoholic beverage industry. A Registered Dietician (RD), Danielle, along with her husband Nate, has been making strides in providing consumers with the experience of socializing without alcohol. With KUL MOCKS, the couple intends to tap into the mindful drinking community with ready-to-drink cocktails. Danielle started KUL MOCKS in the kitchen of her Wisconsin home. The brand now boasts of presence in around ten states across the United States. She discussed KUL MOCKS in detail and how it came into being during the conversation with WomELLE founder Naghilia Desravines. Danielle mentions that the aim behind starting the company was to ensure that people were not missing out on having a good time just because they were cutting back or passing on alcohol. She further enlightens on the challenges she faced in the initial phase of setting up the brand during the pandemic and gives all the credit to her supportive husband, who stood by her like a rock. Listen to this podcast episode to learn more about Danielle and Nate's journey and how the brand has won the hearts of its consumers, one MOCK at a time. Today, you will learn about: Danielle's personal life What prompted her to start this journey What KUL MOCKS personifies What goes behind the RTD nonalcoholic cocktail Challenges faced during the pandemic Plan and advice to budding entrepreneurs Key takeaways: Passion is the key to taking that bold step ahead A solid support system will help you grow in the face of adversities Prioritize your 'why' to be able to make a positive impact   Connect with Danielle Goss https://www.kulmocks.com/ https://www.instagram.com/kulmocks/ https://www.linkedin.com/in/daniellegoss-entrepreneur/
6/27/202242 minutes, 41 seconds
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Shelley Smith - Team and People Should Be a Priority in Business

Shelley D. Smith is a best-selling author, consultant, and Founder & CEO of the consulting firm Premier Rapport, Inc. She is a speaker, executive coach and business culture inquiry consultant with over 35+ years' experience and has earned her a reputation as the Creator of the Culture Inquiry in businesses globally. Her company Premier Rapport, a consulting firm that delivers authentic, focused, actionable, and measurable results in a timely fashion, with an emphasis on long-term solutions. During this conversation, Shelley discussed her journey as a businesswoman and how she started her company to help organizations. She also discussed the importance of culture in the workplace and the reason companies should make their team and people a priority.   Today you’ll learn about: Brief about Shelley’s life How did she start her entrepreneurship journey? Her experience and educational background Her company Premier Rapport, Inc. Why culture in the workplace is important The challenges and obstacles that she faced Her books include How to Avoid Culture Big Fat Failures (BFF) Her future plans to expand Premier Rapport, Inc. Her advice to young entrepreneurs Connect with Shelley Smith https://premierrapport.com  https://www.linkedin.com/company/premier-rapport/ https://www.instagram.com/premier_rapport/ https://www.youtube.com/premierrapport
6/24/202238 minutes, 3 seconds
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Madeleine Park: Helping Businesses Overcome Challenges

“If you are not growing, you are sinking.”  Madeline Park  Madeleine Park is a Marketing & Branding Professional who works with franchise and consumer businesses to help build their brand, increase awareness, drive sales, and expand globally. Madeleine is also a multi-unit & multi-brand franchisee and the Director of Marketing at Netsertive.  Madeleine has landed coverage in print, digital, and broadcast outlets, including Forbes, Entrepreneur, and Fortune. In addition to her extensive PR and marketing experience, Madeleine is the founder of a 501(c)3 nonprofit, Together She Can, which strives to help homeless communities with hygiene care.  In this episode, Madeline Park speaks with Naghilia Desravines founder of WomELLE about how she started as an athletic student to becoming a successful CEO of her very own business and shares more understanding of marketing strategies.    Today you’ll learn about:  Madeline Park's journey   What makes her fit as a marketing branding professional?  How does Madeleine Park MarketingPR boost clients' businesses?   How does she help clients achieve their goals?  What is a Digital Marketing program?  Does Digital Marketing help businesses in multiple locations?  Why is Digital Marketing essential for small businesses?   What are the most significant challenges in Franchise Marketing?  What are her potential plans?   Key Takeaways:  In the business field, failing is part of the success of getting into the right business and bringing out one’s passion.   Learn the broad scope of digital marketing and how it will help boost your business.  Driving interest is one of the key points in marketing.   Learn to find the right industry for you.  Learn to take risks and invest the right way.  Connect with Madeleine Park  www.netsertive.com   www.Togethershecan.org     linkedin.com/in/mpark141 
6/22/202247 minutes, 37 seconds
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Gloria Mendez - Grief Inspired Her to Help Others Overcome Sorrow

“Trauma gets trapped in our bodies, so we need to move our bodies to release.” - Gloria Mendez At some point in life, Pain and Grief will occasionally come our way. Some days are good, some days may not, and everyone has different responses. Let’s hear Gloria J. Mendez about how Pain and Grief inspired her to be who she is today. A self-described entrepreneur and self-made “Mujer,” Gloria Mendez is a Licensed Professional Counselor and Certified Life Coach who is committed to providing a supportive environment while assisting clients in healing and growth. She created unique treatment methods based on theory and experience and is most passionate about her work to help those navigating the grief journey. Gloria Mendez started her career as a contracted clinician to become the Founder and Owner of True Light Coaching, LLC and Luna Evolution Counselling and Clinical Director of Ellie Mental Health – San Antonio. She has developed a unique perspective when it comes to helping others, inspired by her late grandfather Lucio T. Mendez, Sr and Texas A&M University’s Core Values. She aspires to work out exquisite mental health services and incorporate a non-profit organization to facilitate many benefits for those in need.   Today you’ll learn about: 6:28 — What is Grief? 21:33 — What is the focus of the treatment, and how to achieve it? 31:25 — What are the ways to use pain to heal and grow 9:25 — How to use pain and convert it to the purpose 29:39 — How long can a client get to the transition stage? 32:25 — Individual or personalized techniques and methods to heal 23:56 — Different forms of Language 25:54 — What are the Different Treatment methods 29:49 — What are the responses to the treatment process? 41:51 — What are her other plans 43:40 —Advice for young entrepreneurs Key Takeaways: Learn to change your perspective in life. Learn the practice and ability to use Pain, Trauma, and Grief as strength and inspiration. Understand that the healing process doesn’t come with uniform techniques and that it is a case-to-case basis to fit one’s healing process.   Connect with Gloria Mendez         www.truelightcoachingllc.org www.gloriajmendez.com https://www.linkedin.com/in/gloria-mendez-ms-lpc-s   
6/20/202250 minutes, 9 seconds
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Yasmine Khosrowshahi: Bridging the Digital Divide

The number of females defying the odds and breaking stereotypes is increasing. We have seen powerful females excelling with their leadership skills and making a significant difference in the industry. Today, we will meet one such influential leader, I.e., Yasmine Khosrowshahi. Talking about her professional experience, she is the founder and CEO of the digital marketing agency BlueTickSocial. Her marketing agency is unique because it is an all-women-led agency, and she aims to support other females. She sets a great example of how we can uplift and support one another. Another noteworthy thing about her is that she also started her entrepreneurial journey early. She believes that it takes time to set up and build a business. So, there is no harm in starting at an early stage. Instead, it would provide you with the necessary knowledge and help you understand the industry. She also mentions how she follows different approaches and helps her clients create their unique images. She stresses the importance of a custom strategy and how it can help a brand. Moreover, Yasmine mentions the growing importance of digital marketing and how it has become a necessary tool for businesses. It can be highly beneficial for small businesses, and one should leverage that. Listen to this episode and learn more about her journey. Today you’ll learn about: Brief about Yasmine’s life How did she start her journey and founded an all-women-led agency, BlueTickSocial? Her educational background What are the challenges and obstacles she faced? What sets her agency apart from other digital marketing agencies? The growing importance of digital marketing How did she start her journey at a young age? The approach that she follows to help her brands Her podcast and the importance of networking Plans for her agency Advice to the young entrepreneurs who are entering the space Connect with Yasmine Khosrowshahi http://www.blueticksocial.com https://www.instagram.com/blueticksocial/ https://www.facebook.com/BlueTickSocial https://www.linkedin.com/company/64907923/
6/18/202236 minutes, 20 seconds
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Brandi Keiser - Helping People 'Rise Again'

Brandi Keiser is the founder and CEO of Brandi Keiser International and her management consulting firm, Clear Lotus Consulting. Brandi is an executive coach, business consultant, a two-time start-up COO and CEO, business operations, and leadership expert. Brandi is a member of the International Coaching Federation (ICF), the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), the American Society for Quality (ASQ), and an authorized partner of EverythingDiSC. People describe Brandi as an emotionally intelligent leader and authentic, thoughtful motivator; she is passionate about helping others to 'rise again' in fierce pursuit of their goals. She aims to help people overcome their challenges by transforming them through her coaching. Listen to this episode to learn more about Brandi's journey and how she helps executives and business owners with her own unique corporate success strategies.   Today you'll learn about: Brandi's personal life What is Brandi Keiser International? What is Clear Lotus Consulting? Her journey to entrepreneurship How she coaches executives to self-discovery How she Helps growing organizations reengage Her advice to entrepreneurs   Connect with Brandi Keiser www.BrandiKeiser.com  www.ClearLotusConsulting.com  https://www.linkedin.com/in/brandikeiser/ https://www.linkedin.com/company/clear-lotus-consulting/
6/15/202234 minutes, 35 seconds
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Cynthia Corsetti - Coaching Executives to Lead with Success

Cynthia Corsetti is a certified coach for high-level executives, giving professionals the tools they need to leverage communication, build influence, and make a bigger impact. A former executive herself, she is a 2021 TEDx Speaker and a contributing author of "The Successful Mind, Tools to Living a Purposeful, Productive, and Happy Life." With over 3,500 hours of coaching expertise in the last 15 years, she is adept at creating influence, optimizing team dynamics, and helping people navigate the toxic work culture in the corporate world. A no-nonsense approach and a candid nature are two of her aspects that the clients vouch for. With a sixty percent increase in productivity, her clients include names like CMU, Thermo-Fisher Scientific, or CMU's Tepper School of Business. Listen to this episode to learn more about Cynthia's journey and how she helps executives and business owners with her own unique corporate success strategies. Today you'll learn about: Cynthia's personal life What made her start this journey Her coaching programs How to level up your career transition How the "Care to Lead" program can help you The biggest challenges that she faced Her plans and advice to female founders   Connect with Cynthia Corsetti https://www.cynthiacorsetti.com https://www.linkedin.com/in/cynthiacorsetti
6/13/202238 minutes, 36 seconds
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Rachel C. Ybarra - A Visionary Executive Closing the Wealth Gap for Women

Rachel C. Ybarra, Founder of Embrace Any Future, is one of the leading ladies helping others bridge the wealth gap. After retiring from her 25-year-long corporate career, she started her entrepreneurial journey to support women and Hispanics. Rachel believes financial freedom is necessary and can help elevate each individual in society. She talks about the idea of personal power and financial flexibility. The conversation with her covers her journey and the challenges she faced while embarking on this entrepreneurial path. She also talks about her initiatives to eliminate the wealth gap. During the conversation, we dive into the four elements of the personal power approach, her plans to help women, the steps we can take to help society further, and the role leaders can play to bring a change in society.    Today you’ll learn about: Rachel’s personal life and how her entrepreneurial journey began What are the challenges she faced Her educational background The initiatives she is taking to eliminate the wealth gap The key aspects she believes in Her future plans and advice for the rising leaders    Key Takeaways: Investing in yourself is the best investment. How financial freedom is important. To help others, first, help yourself. Do not make decisions out of fear. How a financial mentorship can improve your other relationships.   Connect with Rachel C. Ybarra https://www.embraceanyfuture.com/ https://www.linkedin.com/in/rcybarra/ https://twitter.com/rc_ybarra
6/10/202251 minutes, 9 seconds
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Daniela Gattel – The Founder with a Unique Approach to Women’s Health and Wellness

Daniela Gattel is the founder of The Unbounded Woman. She is a certified professional coach in health and wellness, an entrepreneur, a mother, and an ultimate savior for many women losing hope or dealing with body shaming. She is known for her unique approach to women’s health and wellness. She has a Bachelor’s in Nutrition Science and is a board-certified Nutrition Coach – one of the highest certifications. In 2017, Daniela started The Unbounded Woman after her battle with health and collapse in the middle of Union Square in New York City. Since the creation of The Unbounded Woman, Daniela and her team have helped women turn superficial physical goals into life gold. In this episode, she discussed her health journey, her coaching company, and how her company explores clients’ possibilities. She celebrates her clients who reclaim their health, but beyond that, she celebrates their lives, sovereignty, love stories, and womanhood.   Today you’ll learn about: How to overcome the depression of being overweight How taking care of yourself can turn you into an entrepreneur Your cooking skills are your strength Why self-discipline and alignment are required for a healthy body Her future plans for women’s health   Key Takeaways: Exploring your areas of growth will brighten your future. Getting rid of all kinds of negativity can bring great changes to your life. To become healthy, food is the first key you need to love.   The Gift: www.danielagattel.com/plan   Connect with Daniela Gattel https://theunboundedwoman.com/ https://weightlossrealtalk.com/ https://www.youtube.com/user/MultiLaDani https://www.facebook.com/danielagattel
6/8/202240 minutes, 19 seconds
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Annie Leib - Healing Souls Through BREATH Framework

Annie Leib, CEO, and Founder of Annie Leib, LLC and Co-creator of the BREATH Framework, is one of the leading entrepreneurs helping others find the true purpose of life. Coaching is close to her heart, and she has been assisting clients in discovering the right path. Annie is a Certified Professional Coach, an entrepreneur, a mother, a guide, an empathic warrior, and a goddess. With the BREATH Framework, she aims to bring a change in society and help clients understand who they are. Annie started this as a small initiative, which has become an agenda of her life. She discussed the BREATH Framework in detail and its steps during the conversation. She mentions that healing is a continuous process, and one must wait for it. Annie further stresses how important it is to figure out our core values and discover ourselves. She even enlightens on the challenges she faced in the initial phase and gives all the credit to her team for helping her build this empire. Listen to this podcast to learn more about Annie’s journey and how the company helps individuals and business owners. Today you’ll learn about: Annie’s personal life and beliefs What made her kickstart this journey How LinkedIn helped her ignite the journey What is The BREATH Framework Why is it important to figure out our core values What are the biggest challenges that she faced Her plans and advice to the young entrepreneurs   Key Takeaways: Bringing authenticity is the key to your healing journey. A collective vision and a strong team will make your business more powerful. Being honest and authentic can make you a successful entrepreneur. The more you are aligned, the more you will be able to make a difference.   Connect with Annie Leib https://annieleib.com/ https://www.linkedin.com/in/annieleibmba/ https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCBnQsG5n3Zx_wKcPpLyUoLA  
6/6/202238 minutes, 20 seconds
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Joy Vanichkul – Inspiring journey from Modeling to Entrepreneurship and Wellness

From supermodel to wellness, Joy Vanichkul’s motto in life is to bring peace and joy into this world. Often, we feel lost and trapped in a situation where we cannot find the right track. It becomes necessary to rediscover the path to your life in situations like this. Meditation can often help you rediscover yourself and find peace. It can help you connect with yourself on a spiritual level. Today, we will catch up with Joy Vanichkul, founder of Wellness of Joy, helping people discover and find joy in their lives. Whether you’re stressed or feeling lost, Joy and her guidance will help you find the right path. Many people are not aware of how to deal with their emotions. Joy shares how important it is to teach this thing to students from an early age. Her programs are designed to help individuals learn about their emotions and deal with them critically. You will also learn how she transitioned from modeling to meditation and peace field. Tune in to the episode to discover more about her entrepreneurial journey and current path. You will learn about the challenges and barriers she faced when she began her journey.   Today you’ll learn about: Joy’s early life and childhood Her modeling career Journey as an Entrepreneur Challenges and barriers she faced Why is she passionate about wellness? Her shift from modeling to meditation and wellness Her venture – Wellness of Joy Programs and courses designed by her Advise the young business makers   Key Takeaways: Your life can change when you have joy and peace in it. You will feel that you can conquer the world if you connect with yourself. Becoming independent at a young age will make you feel more confident and powerful. You should be compassionate and avoid showing off to accomplish your goals.   Connect with Joy Vanichkul www.intelligentbeautywithjoy.com https://www.linkedin.com/in/joyvanichkul/ https://www.instagram.com/joyvanichkul/
6/3/20221 hour, 15 minutes, 39 seconds
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Lexi P. - The Young CEO of a Thriving Natural Curly Haircare

Many young women are putting in their hard work and determination to achieve their goals. Today, we have one such creative and adventurous teenpreneur – Lexi P. She shared her journey and talked about how she launched Curlanistas. She used to look for different ways to take care of her curls naturally. However, Lexi couldn’t find anything and decided to launch something for every black woman who has naturally curly hair. You will also learn how her mother motivated her and what other factors motivated her to start her own business. Besides this, she is also an author and has a passion for writing. Her first book, Curly Girls Love Your Curls, aimed at spreading positivity around how you should embrace your natural hair. She also talked about how loving your hair can improve your self-esteem. She was only eleven years old when she launched her business. In this podcast, you will learn about her business, marketing initiatives, and the challenges she faced. Tune in to the episode to discover more about her personal and professional life. Today, you’ll learn about: Lexi’s personal life and challenges What inspired her to start her own business? Her journey as an author and books How is she helping young women start their entrepreneurship journey? Greatest achievements Her haircare products Challenges and obstacles she faced What are her plans? Message to the young girls Key Takeaways: Love yourself as you are and stop listening to what others say. Black women should embrace themselves and the way they are naturally. It’s all about how you market and promote yourself in front of the people. Starting a business is not a problem. But being successful in your business is not easy. If you have any dreams, pursue them. Use social media and resources to your advantage. Don’t ever give up on yourself and compare yourself to anybody.   Connect with Lexi P. https://www.curlanistas.com https://www.facebook.com/curlanistas/ https://www.instagram.com/curlanistas/
6/1/202233 minutes, 48 seconds
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De’Laija Napier - Helping Brands to Connect with Target Audience

Marketing is an ever-evolving fire growing with advances in technology and other fields. Female marketers are better at execution and help professionals drive better results. De’Laija Napier is a marketing professional who discovered her love for the field during her college days. She is the CEO of Sunflower Media and works with dynamic brands and industries. Sunflower Media is a service marketing agency that aims to provide digital marketing, social media strategizing, content creation, and email marketing. The conversation will help you understand how her journey began and what factors influenced her to start Sunflower Media. Creating stories and unique brand experiences are some of the strengths of De’Laija. You will learn more about the marketing initiatives she takes and how they are helping the brands. She also talks about her roles and responsibilities as a Founder and CEO of the organization. De’Laija highlights her mission, vision, and goals that she wants to accomplish. You will discover the challenges and obstacles that an entrepreneur faces in their journey. Tune in to the podcast to learn more about her personal and professional life. Today, you’ll learn about: De’Laija’s personal life What led her to this journey? Her business – Sunflower Media Her role and responsibility as a CEO and founder of Sunflower Media. How do they craft stories for brands? What is her mission? Challenges and obstacles she faced. Advice for female entrepreneurs Future plans for her brand and personal branding Key Takeaways: Always keep your clients in mind first. It is not necessary to handle everything alone as an entrepreneur. You must consider getting help from contractual assistants and interns. Build a solid foundation to achieve your goals. Attend networking events and build a support group. There will be twists and turns. But you should trust the process and not be afraid to ask for help.   Connect with De’Laija Napier www.sunflower-media.org https://www.facebook.com/sunflowermediallc https://www.instagram.com/sunflowermediallc/ https://www.linkedin.com/company/sunflower-media-llc/
5/30/202221 minutes, 36 seconds
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Charente Carr - The Story of a Survivor

Childhood is one of the most critical stages of development. It can be an extremely difficult situation for parents to see their child go through a difficult phase in life. Charente had a very rough childhood and even stopped breathing on day one. She had gone through various ups and downs in her life. From 0 to 5, she was literally fighting for her life, and there were different other traumatic situations in her life. She was also harassed by boys, which added to her trauma. She was diagnosed with some rare diseases that were not easy to cure. In this podcast, you will learn about all the traumatic experiences in her life. You will also learn how she overcame the pain and even graduated high school on time. Charente is healthy now and has been working for some top companies. She has extensive experience in marketing, relationship management, leadership, and human resources. You will also learn about her personal life struggles and what are the instincts that motivated her to continue living. She sets an example and is an inspiration for every individual who is going through a rough phase in their life. Tune in to the podcast to discover more about her tough life and how she remained strong. Today, you’ll learn about: Charente’s personal life battles How she was diagnosed with critical and rare illnesses at such a young age The struggles she faced and how she overcame the pain Her family and how they supported her What inspired her to write poetry and short stories? How did she overcome all the incidents and find joy in her life? How did she start her business journey? Key Takeaways: Fix the past situations in your mind and move on. Don’t hold things for long. People will have different experiences. You must not pay attention to their opinions towards you. There will be hassle environments, and you will have to grow through them.   Connect with Charente Carr www.jclv21.com https://stanwith.me/Charente https://neon.ly/JCLV21FB https://neon.ly/CharenteLinkedIn
5/27/202254 minutes, 27 seconds
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Simone Craig - The Journey of Money and Wealth Queen

Money management and looking after finances is a broad concept. It is one of the areas that most entrepreneurs often struggle with. Women entrepreneurs, however, face even more challenges because of the lack of mentorship and guidance. Simone Craig started her own venture to help women business owners to fill in the loopholes. She shares tax making and other strategies to help them reach the right path. In this podcast, you will learn about Simone's personal and professional life experiences that shaped her. Simone shares about her life and how she wasn’t feeling satisfied with the culture of the accounting organizations. She left her corporate job and moved to California to pursue singing and songwriting. She also shares experiences of what happened when she came back and the factors that led her to choose the entrepreneurship path. During the conversation, she mentions, “If I can do work that equates to the work of three people, I can also start my own business.”   Today, you’ll learn about: What influenced her to choose the path of entrepreneurship? What are the services she offers? How has she been helping women entrepreneurs? How do you set the right mindset? What is the importance of bookkeeping? How has she been helping businesses with bookkeeping? Business journey and programs she offers. Advice for young entrepreneurs. Key Takeaways: You should improve your mindset as it can have a significant impact on the results. You should always start with bookkeeping and categorize yourself. Learn about the deductions and taxes that your business is entitled to. It is essential to change your approach to life.   Connect with Simone Craig www.simonecraig.com https://www.facebook.com/simone.craig https://www.linkedin.com/in/simonecraig/
5/25/202252 minutes, 42 seconds
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Jennifer Dawn - Slow Down and Achieve More in Life

Entrepreneurs and business leaders face a variety of challenges. It often gets overwhelming to deal with such challenges and find the right path. Jennifer Dawn, Founder, and CEO of Jennifer Dawn Coaching and Consulting, has been helping such companies and entrepreneurs. She has helped various companies with their transformation. Her strategies and techniques are targeted to the markets and aimed at making relationships with the audiences. In this podcast, you will learn about her personal life experiences and what influenced her to start her venture. As the creator of Best Planner Ever, she also shares her experiences with the Best Planner Ever. Jennifer also talks about her childhood experiences, which shows that she always had an entrepreneurial mindset. You will also learn what the services she provides are and how she has been helping many entrepreneurs grow fast and easy with an in-house marketing agency and coaching services. Through her company, Jennifer aims to offer inclusive services to clients, which helps them take the right approach. You will learn a lot about her current success pattern and her plans for the next few years. Tune in to the episode and listen to her views for a better understanding. Today you’ll learn about: Her personal life experiences What influenced her to start Jennifer Dawn Consulting? What are the critical services she provides? Her success with Best Planner Ever Her services with the Business Planner How does she help clients reach their goals? Her coaching programs can help business owners Her success pattern and goals for the next few years Advice for female entrepreneurs Key Takeaways: Always be yourself and if you have something in your heart, go ahead and do it. You need a life coach to understand and find the right path. If you don’t have the right mindset, you will struggle. It’s essential to have the right attitude and focus on your goals.   Connect with Jennifer Dawn www.jenniferdawncoaching.com www.bestplannerever.com https://www.facebook.com/JenniferDawn8 https://www.linkedin.com/in/jenniferdawn/
5/20/202238 minutes, 17 seconds
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Dr. Priscilla Kucer - Helping Micro-Businesses Achieve Their Goals

Women are changemakers and scripting history each day. Today, we have with us Dr. Priscilla Kucer, who is the founder and CEO of Priscilla Kucer Consulting Solutions (PKCS). She is an influential and leading black woman business owner who has been helping micro-businesses achieve their goals. She provides mentorship, supervising, coaching, and teaching services to businesses and professionals. Her guidance has helped multiple companies understand the importance of organizational development and effective leadership. Besides being a Strategic Business Coach, she is also a published author. Dr. Kucer assists business professionals with how they can scale their businesses and avoid burnout. In this episode, you will learn a lot about how she has been helping businesses and what is the right approach you should take. You will also learn about her personal life and what her experiences shaped her. You should definitely tune in to this podcast if you are a budding entrepreneur. Priscilla has been helping entrepreneurs with their business vision, goals, mission, marketing, budgeting, human resources, and various other aspects of business life. Her wisdom and vision will help you understand and choose the right path. Today, you will learn about: Her personal life and experiences that influenced her Career and past experiences What was her journey like when she started her own business? Her experience and journey as a professional business coach. Key Takeaways: Take action, and you will get the results that you have been thriving to achieve. Always have a strategic plan to scale your business and reach your goals. Combine your educational, psychological, leadership, and other skills to accomplish your desires.   Connect with Dr. Priscilla Kucer www.drpksolutions.com https://www.facebook.com/DrPKSolutions/ https://www.linkedin.com/company/drpksolutions/ https://www.instagram.com/dr.pksolutions/
5/19/202256 minutes, 30 seconds
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Danielle Ralston - Build Yourself and Grow Your Business

Marketing is an ever-evolving field, and there are a lot of challenges that marketing professionals face. One such woman who is rocking the field and serving as a Fractional CMO for businesses is Danielle Ralston. She faced many challenges in her childhood, and a lot of people had doubts related to her worth. She proved everyone wrong and successfully launched Organized Operations. From growth tips to business consulting and more, Danielle is offering services helping various businesses around. She has been helping with operations and marketing aspects and assisting small businesses to grow ahead. Do you know how to market your ideal client? Do you know how to set up strategies and create growth for your business? Then, you must listen to Danielle and learn more about her company. She shares how women dominate her team and how they support one another on a daily basis. As a successful OBM agency, they have been helping companies from different sectors. You should listen to her podcast to learn more about her personal and professional life. You will discover more about how she handles various challenges daily. Today, you’ll learn about: Danielle’s personal life What pushed her and motivated her to start her agency? What are the essential services they offer? What are the challenges and barriers she faced? How her husband supports her and helps her achieve her dreams? What are their future plans? Advice for young entrepreneurs. Key Takeaways: How important it is to support and uplift one another. You have to build yourself to grow your business. The success of your clients is also your success. You shouldn’t let anyone’s beliefs limit you from achieving your goals. It takes one small step to go in the right direction.   Connect with Danielle Ralston https://organizedoperations.com https://www.facebook.com/organizedoperations https://www.instagram.com/organizedoperations
5/16/202242 minutes, 27 seconds
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Dr. Frances Ann Bailey - The Purpose Zeal Coach

Today women are taking up different leadership roles. However, there are still certain areas that males highly dominate in our society. Besides, women often lack access to resources and mentorship, which hinders their growth. This is why Dr. Bailey took this initiative and had been helping female professionals to overcome the challenges and life barriers. Dr. Frances Ann Bailey, CEO of Frances Bailey Enterprises, LLC, and Founding President of Red Door Entertainment is also known as the Purpose Zeal Coach. She has been sharing her wisdom with other female founders and helping them progress in life. All of us often face this situation and feel lost. Therefore, overcoming this challenge and finding the real purpose in life becomes necessary. Dr. Bailey has helped various women to overcome these challenges and recover from their life setbacks. She seeks to provide them with spiritual support and guidance to help them discover their real-life purpose. Tune in to the podcast to learn more about her personal and professional side. You will also find the challenges she faced and how she overcame them. She also shares her story and stresses how important it is to keep going. Today, you’ll learn about: What is Frances Bailey Enterprises about? What led her to begin Frances Bailey Enterprises? She also talks about her abusive relationships. Her personal life stories influenced different business decisions in her life. Why should someone choose her services? What is her motivation to keep going? Why is she known as the “Purpose Zeal Coach”? Key Takeaways: It is crucial to get out of abusive relationships and focus on yourself. It is essential to keep going and focus on your goals. Connect with Dr. Frances Ann Bailey www.francesannbailey.com https://www.Instagram.com/FranAnnBailey https://www.facebook.com/PurposeZeal/
5/11/202233 minutes, 3 seconds
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Sumom Geevarughese - All About Steady Focus to Reconnect, Pursue, and Excel

Leadership is one of the essential qualities that can help you lead and manage the team better. Successful leaders can transform the organizations and help in getting better results. It becomes even necessary for leaders to constantly learn and evolve. Sumom Geevarughese, Founder of Steady Focus Coaching, has coached executives and seasoned professionals seeking leadership development and skill upgrades. From financial management to strategic planning, business analytics to leadership, she has been teaching different aspects that can help individuals progress in their business. Entrepreneurs and managers often face various challenges and barriers on a day-to-day basis. There can be multiple situations where you may find yourself stuck. As a coaching professional, Sumom is committed to helping entrepreneurs and leaders overcome this barrier. She has more than 25 years of experience and has worked with some of the leading Fortune companies throughout her career. Tune in to the podcast and learn how she has been helping professionals and how she can help you set a vision for your business. You will also learn about the key areas of coaching she provides and how they can be helpful for your business. You’ll discover a lot about her professional and personal side. Today you’ll learn about: What made her start Steady Focus Coaching? What is Steady Focus Coaching all about? What kind of coaching does she provide to entrepreneurs and business professionals? Challenges and obstacles she faced as a Founder How can coaching help an individual progress in the world? What are her future plans? Her advice to the young female founders. Key Takeaways: Nothing is easier in the world. It is essential to work hard and put in efforts to accomplish your goals. It is necessary to change your behavior professionally and personally. You have to take risks in order to proceed and move ahead. Coaching can help you discover and learn differently about different opportunities in life. Be confident and understand what you can bring to the table.   Connect with Sumom Geevarughese https://steadycoaching.com https://www.linkedin.com/in/sumom-geevarughese/
5/10/202230 minutes, 21 seconds
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Linette Montae - Every Lesson is a Blessing

Looking up ways to scale up your business? Wondering how to accomplish your business goals and objectives? Then, you must listen to this episode and learn from none other than Linette Montae. Many business professionals and women entrepreneurs rely on her for rapid growth and rapid change solutions. Linette is serving as a founder at Legacy Influencer and co-founder at Profitable Empires. She is an award-winning results strategist and will provide efficient solutions that will help you grow and scale your business. Her expertise lies in designing custom-driven infrastructures that can help in increasing quality and loyalty. Linette is active and keeps participating in different areas. She has authored two books, which are no less than words of wisdom. Many magazines, radio shows, and TV channels have featured her story and journey. She has also served 2-years on the Forbes Coaches Council. Besides this, you will also see her actively being a national speaker and conducting sessions at various associations and events. This podcast is a journey of her life and her aspirations. But, in 2010, she discovered the path of entrepreneurship. Tune in and learn more about her journey. Today you’ll learn about: About Linette Montae How did she start her business? What are the services she provides that help COOs and business entrepreneurs? What led her to choose this path? What are the processes and systems she follows to create custom-delivered solutions? What were the challenges and obstacles she faced? How did things change when she entered the world of online? Her journey of how she accomplished her goals in a male-dominated world. Advice for female founders who are thinking of starting their lives. Key Takeaways: Entrepreneurship is not as easy as it seems to be. It may require a lot of dedication and hard work to accomplish your goals. Every lesson is a blessing. As women, we spent years being successful in a male-dominated world. Be who you are, and be authentic. Connect with Linette Montae https://linettemontae.com https://www.facebook.com/profitableempires https://www.linkedin.com/in/linettemontae/
5/7/20221 hour, 15 minutes, 38 seconds
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Cindy Eggleton - Make a Difference and be Authentic

More than 1 billion children worldwide are suffering from poverty and lack proper access to nutrition. This is what hinders their growth, and they are forced to live a harsh and challenging life. There are many leaders who are stepping forward and influencing the lives of these young kids. We came across Cindy Eggleton, who is the co-founder and CEO of Brilliant Detroit. A non-profit organization that assists kids and helps them lead healthy lives. It allows families and children from 0 to 8 years of age. They work on the philosophy ‘with, for, and by neighbors' and have been helping all the children in neighborhoods. She believes that the transformation starts at the family level and has been using different approaches to bring change to the community. As CEO, Cindy grew Brilliant Detroit significantly and served around 7,500 children in the initial four years. They also have caregivers with more than 80 organizational partners operating out of 12 home-based hubs. The numbers are increasing, and they are helping even more people every day. They also conduct sessions with neighborhoods and listen to them to understand better. This podcast will help you know what inspired her to start her NGO and how she has been operating it with her co-founder. Listen to the podcast to learn more about our families. Today you’ll learn about: What led her to choose this direction and path? The services they provide The pillars of Brilliant Detroit What are the qualities and access that people must have? How Brilliant Detroit has helped children improve their lifestyles? How they are making a difference in kids Life What are the factors that impacted her and shaped her? How do they create change at a hyper-local level? Plans for Brilliant Detroit Lessons for families who are facing challenges Key Takeaways: How Brilliant Detroit is helping the children and families and eradicating poverty The change and behavior also start at the family level They have more than 100 partners now and aim to fill the gaps It makes a difference when you’re listening and being authentic to it You can, and you should believe in your purpose   Connect with Cindy Eggleton https://brilliantdetroit.org https://www.facebook.com/BrilliantDetroit/ https://www.instagram.com/BrilliantDetroit/
5/4/202231 minutes, 11 seconds
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Ann McNeill - Think and Grow Philosophy

Entrepreneurs often face several challenges at different stages of life. Be it the initial stage, mid-way stage, or during a crisis, entrepreneurs go through various roughs and downs in life. It is often extremely challenging to overcome and find the right direction. This is where the influential leader – Ann McNeill, is helping. Ann is a well-known Business and Life Success Strategist who aims to help entrepreneurs find the right path and direction. Whether you've lost or need to find your life's purpose, you can get in touch with her for guidance. She has helped various female entrepreneurs and business professionals to find the right path and scale their businesses. She is helping them discover their potential and realize their hidden opportunities. Her Think and Grow Philosophy, The McNeill Factor, has helped her connect with multiple business professionals. Besides this, Ann is also a speaker and an author, guiding everyone with her words. In this podcast, you will discover her journey and the approach she takes in the professional world. You will learn about the challenges and gaps business professionals face. She also talks about how you can keep things in order and things you should follow to succeed in life. Today you’ll learn about: Brief about Ann McNeill’s life What is the critical approach that she follows? Her achievements What are the aspects to consider in mind when starting your business? How can the right ideas and mindset help you find the right approach? What’s the process of joining her website? Six steps to being rich and her philosophy for success How is she helping business professionals and entrepreneurs? Advice for the young entrepreneurs who are joining the field. Key Takeaways: We all have ideas and the power to manifest. It all starts with the mindset, and you need to find the right approach. The approach that is necessary for the professional world. Connect with Ann McNeill https://annmcneill.com https://www.linkedin.com/in/annmcneillmasterbuilder/ https://www.facebook.com/McNeillFactor/
5/3/202236 minutes, 34 seconds
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Andrea Quinn - Women’s Empowerment Activist

Motivation is the drive that helps us achieve and accomplish our goals. When we are motivated, our efficiency and productivity are likely to increase. This can help us in numerous ways and often guides us on the right path. If you have lost track or need some guidance, you have got to listen to today’s podcast and take some inspiration from the power lady. Andrea Quinn is not just a motivational speaker. She is also a Certified Life Business Coach. Besides this, she is also the International best-selling author in Los Angeles. People often regard her as an “Empowerment Activist.” Many people reach out to her for advice, and she has a good reputation in the industry. People from corporate sectors to people from the entertainment sector, many people, get in touch with her for advice. She has some instinct that helps her resolve even the most complicated tasks and resolve them with integrity. There is something unique and powerful about her ideologies and words, which is also one of the reasons why people follow her. You should listen to this podcast to understand and take the right path in life. Tune in to the podcast and discover more about her journey.   Today you’ll learn about: Brief about Andrea’s life How did her journey begin? Her natural gift of words and wisdom How she helps her clients How do we lose opportunities because of fear and judgments? How do you overcome it? How she conducts workshops for women The biggest obstacle in her career How does COVID-19 impact her work? What inspired her to move forward? How skills and techniques can help you change the world? Her message for young entrepreneurs   Connect with Andrea Quinn www.andreaquinncoaching.com https://www.linkedin.com/in/andreaquinncoaching/ https://www.instagram.com/andreaquinncoaching/ https://www.facebook.com/andreaquinncoaching/
4/29/202239 minutes, 33 seconds
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Jessica Richey – The Career Strategist

Many of us often struggle with our day-to-day lives and need guidance to take the right path. Be it a career, professional, or personal life; it often gets challenging to choose the right way. Today, we introduce to you a powerful lady – Jessica Richey. She is a Transformational Speaker and has been motivating many. As a Career Strategist, you can trust her words for guidance and choose the right career path. She is also the host of The Richey Workforce Inspires Podcast, where she delivers practical strategies and shares tips on how one can implement change in life. Whether you’re looking to enhance your personal brand or need some career guidance, you can reach out to Jessica. Every word she speaks is engaging and powerful. She truly inspires everyone around her and motivates them to do better in life. All you need to do is just listen to the podcast and take note of her words. Jessica is also serving as the founder of Richey Workforce Development, through which she has helped more than 2,000 people overcome the challenge of imposter syndrome. She has helped them to communicate effectively and live a better life ahead. Tune in to the podcast and discover her journey.   Today you’ll learn about: Brief about Jessica’s life What inspired her and motivated her to choose this path? Educational background Why is it so necessary to take action? How focus and concentration can help you accomplish your goals? How to get rid of negativity? Why is it necessary to have a career strategist? Her message for women who are just beginning their career   Connect with Jessica Richey https://www.richeyworkforceinspires.com/ https://www.facebook.com/Richeyworkforceinspires/ https://www.linkedin.com/company/richey-workforce-inspires/
4/27/202250 minutes, 14 seconds
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Kenyana David – The Email Marketing Expert

Kenyana David, founder of 81Eighteen, LLC and creator at the Fe-Mail Marketing for Entrepreneurs (FEMME) Academy, teaches and coaches female business entrepreneurs on how to make money with email marketing. She is Cornell University certified in Women’s Entrepreneurship and HubSpot certified in email marketing, inbound, content marketing, inbound sales, frictionless sales, and social media marketing. She has done a lot of courses that have helped strengthen her skills and made her an expert in email marketing. She is also serving as the National Black MBA Association (NBMBAA) president and is on the board of directors for various associations and groups. ‘It’s All About Strategy: A Workable Approach to Digital Content & Marketing’ is one of her books that aims at helping small businesses and entrepreneurs. She shares the tips and tricks that one can incorporate to promote their content digitally in her book. Besides this, she loves collecting comics, films, radio, TV, and theater. In the podcast, she talks about how she started her entrepreneurial journey at the age of 20s and what were the challenges she faced. Kenyana is also involved in other leadership roles and serves as an adjunct professor. Listen to this podcast and discover about her journey.   Today you’ll learn about: Brief about Kenyana’s professional life How she started her entrepreneurial journey in her early 20s What were the challenges she faced? How has she been managing different roles and juggling between work and family? How is her company helping female entrepreneurs? Leadership and training programs she conducts at colleges, and schools How can females generate more revenue? Why does she enjoy email and email marketing? How her education and certifications have helped her in her career? Her role and experience as President of the National Black MBA Association How is technology changing everyday functioning? Advice for female founders   Connect with Kenyana David https://www.81eighteen.com https://www.linkedin.com/company/81eighteen https://www.facebook.com/81eighteen https://instagram.com/81eighteen
4/25/202247 minutes, 16 seconds
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Natalie Ruiz Journey from Temporary Employee to CEO of AnswerConnect

Natalie Ruiz, CEO of AnswerConnect, is an award-winning executive. Her path to leadership has been unconventional. She started as a temporary employee in the company and is now leading as the CEO of the organization. What’s even surprising is that she only wanted to quit her job in the first week. She thought the company wasn’t the right fit. However, destiny had other plans, which made her one of the leading CEOs in the world. During the conversation, Natalie described this in detail and mentioned how she entered this role. Natalie serves on the board of directors for PDXWIT and has been featured in various magazines and websites. She is an outstanding leader who believes in maintaining diverse and inclusive teams. Moreover, she is always open to experimenting and innovating. These are some of the aspects that Natalie implements into the daily operations of the company. Natalie firmly believes that if you keep doing things the same way, it will never change. Therefore, it is necessary to incorporate new ideas and experiment with them. She also stresses how important it is to focus on the things that matter. Listen to her episode and learn about her life. Today you’ll learn about: Natalie Ruiz and her experience What led her to this role? Her overall journey and the challenges she faced Why is it essential for organizations to have diverse teams? Why is it necessary to incorporate new ideas and experiments? How is being an executive different from having other leading positions? How AnswerConnect is helping businesses? Her learnings in life The importance of human connection Plans for her life and the company Her advice to young CEOs   Connect with Natalie Ruiz https://www.answerconnect.com https://itsnatalieruiz.com https://www.linkedin.com/in/nataliesruiz/ https://www.instagram.com/its_natalieruiz/ https://medium.com/@its-natalieruiz
4/22/202238 minutes, 29 seconds
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Cathleen Beerkens’ Wellness and Wealth Story

In this episode, we interviewed Cathleen Beerkens, founder of A Wellness Revolution – a company committed to training Health and Wellness Coaches holistically as they develop coaching skills and integrate knowledge of the Sciences of Epigenetics and Neuroscience Glycoscience with a Holistic Vision of Health and Wellness. In the conversation with Cathleen, we cover several key topics, including: Doing wellness since childhood  The motivation behind founding the company  How to take care of one’s self And much more! Key Takeaways Have the courage to follow what your heart wants. Embrace change. We cannot become what we want by remaining what we are. Take care of your health. You cannot enjoy wealth if you are not in good health.   Connect with Cathleen Beerkens https://www.awellnessrevolution.com https://www.facebook.com/AWellnessRevolution https://www.linkedin.com/company/wellnesscoach-institute
4/20/202240 minutes, 22 seconds
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Alyse Maslonik’s Bumpy Road to Success

Alyse Malsonik, Founder of RedefinED Advisors LLC, aims to bring a difference to society. Her company is a strategic development partner for non-public and private schools and provides financial assistance to students. As a kid, Alyse had gone through various ups and downs. She has faced multiple challenges and poverty throughout her childhood. This is why she made this her agenda and is trying to bring change to society. She has been helping students by providing them with financial assistance and scholarships. She had merely $63 with her when she packed her bag and started her journey. Her determination and aim to bring change are what keep her going. We discovered some of the challenges she faced in her personal life and professional life during the conversation. Despite the challenges, she ensures that other children don’t meet the same. She also highlights how they get scholarships and how they provide financial assistance to students. Alyse also talks about the obstacles and challenges she faced while setting up her own business. She also stresses how important it is for women to avoid being financially dependent on men. You will discover a lot about her professional and personal side. Today you’ll learn about: Alyse’s personal life struggles and challenges What made her kickstart this journey? What were the obstacles and setbacks she faced? How do they get scholarships? How are they helping schools and children? What are their future plans? Her advice to all the young decision-makers   Key Takeaways Don't ever be afraid to take a risk. You only get one shot in life Remove yourself from painful surroundings if you want to move forward Use your struggles as an opportunity to become better and stronger Turn your negative situation into a positive one   Connect with Alyse Maslonik https://www.redefiningeducation.org https://www.linkedin.com/in/redefiningeducation/
4/18/202246 minutes, 40 seconds
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Mariet Ostos - The Risk Taker

In this episode, we interviewed Mariet Ostos, a business consultant in Orlando, Florida. Mariet has been helping small businesses since 2006 to grow and have a better way to understand tax. In the conversation with Mariet, we cover several key topics, including: Journey from Caracas Life in the USA with a baby on the way Choosing to be a tax law expert Obstacles faced starting her own business And much more!   Key Takeaways You cannot make progress without making a decision. Trust your path and God’s plan for you. Don’t be afraid of change. It will lead you to a new beginning. If you want something, go for it. Take a risk. Connect with Mariet Ostos https://www.successorlando.com https://www.facebook.com/successbusinesssolutions https://www.instagram.com/successorlando/
4/13/202255 minutes, 11 seconds
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Tamara Johnson - The Grass-to-Grace Story of an Artist

Welcome to another episode of Female Founders! In this episode, we interviewed Tamara Johnson, the founder of Rule Soul Collection and Rule Your Rural. Rule Soul Collection was created as a way for Tamara to share her creative art pieces. Rural Your Rural is a platform that talks about simple rural lifestyle, home décor, and gardening from a modern perspective. In the conversation with Tamara, we cover several key topics, including: Her early life before moving to Clearlake in California Her Artistic Journey Rural lifestyle Her challenges as a founder Advice for Female Entrepreneurs And much more... Connect with Tamara Johnson  www.rulesoulcollection.com www.ruleyourrural.com
4/9/202240 minutes, 37 seconds
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Ami Shah - Marketing Pro Committed to Helping Other Women Succeed

Welcome to Female Founders Podcast! In this episode, we interviewed Ami Shah, the founder of Marketing Hues. A digital marketing agency that helps brands overcome the struggle of establishing a solid online presence and connecting with their audience while at the same time running a business. In the conversation with Ami, we cover several key topics, including: Her journey to starting Marketing Hues Challenges as an Entrepreneur Managing a team and clients Digital Marketing Tips for Small Businesses And much more... Connect with Ami Shah  https://www.marketinghues.com/ https://www.facebook.com/marketinghuesagency https://www.instagram.com/marketinghues/
4/8/202247 minutes, 6 seconds
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Tracey Kearse - The Female Founder of a Beauty Brand, AcARRE

Welcome to Female Founders! In this episode, I introduced myself as your host and conversed with Tracey Kearse, the founder of AcARRE. A beauty company that empowers people to bring balance to the scalp & skin through Bioactive beauty. In the conversation with Tracey, we cover several key topics, including: - Her journey to become a female founder  - How AcARRE use the natural ingredients that can help the skin? - Her goals for the company and collaboration with other companies - Her advice to female founders - And much more... Connect with Tracey Kearse  https://www.acarre.co https://www.facebook.com/acarrebeauty https://www.instagram.com/acarrebeauty
4/5/202220 minutes, 44 seconds