We are on a mission to encourage, inspire, and connect women. Excellence means different things to different people, and this podcast will spotlight women with compelling and encouraging stories to support you along the path to success as YOU define it.
This fall I will be releasing my first book where I will go into detail on how to find and sustain excellence in your life. The book will be out soon! If you would like me to send you updates, then sign up below!
I love God. I love people, and I love our U.S. military. This is the episode that shares who I am, the motivation behind this podcast, and how much I'm confident it will enrich your life and inspire you into action. Although the idea for the Discovering W.I.S.E. podcast happened within an afternoon, what you hear today took time. This episode will take you through that timeline. It will introduce you to me, my family, and my passions. Welcome to the Discovering W.I.S.E. Podcast!
Shannon Foreman had it all. A six-figure career, two kids, a husband, a nice home, nice car, and...she was miserable. Out of this came an idea for a different way to help people plan for their future. An idea her company shot down. So, Shannon walked away and did it on her own. Today you'll hear her story, live her journey, and maybe walk away feeling inspired to approach life in a different way. Learn more about Shannon:
Are your customers raving about you on social media? Share their great stories to help turn potential customers into loyal ones.
Louise Thaxton is the Director of the American Warrior Initiative and a Regional Manager for the Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation. Today Louise gives you steps to bring out the warrior in you! Have a purpose, believe it's possible, and have a plan, are 3 of the 7 elements of becoming something that’s inside all of us… a warrior. To learn more about Fairway's American Warrior Initiative:
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Danni Starr is on a different journey. The glitz and glamour of media are gone and she couldn't be happier. She has an incredible perspective on life, and today she shares her definition of excellence, how she survived trauma, and how she has moved on from her lucrative career in radio.
Her book is called Empathy and Eyebrows https://www.amazon.com/Empathy-Eyebrows-Survivalists-Reviving-Soul-Crushing-ebook/dp/B07WMXD86J/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=empathy+and+eyebrows&qid=1595276410&sr=8-1
My friend, Tera Eng, is a Regional Director for the Office of Equity, Inclusion and Diversity for Kaiser Permanente. If there's one word that defines Tera, it's integrity. Integrity from the way she leads her team to the way she lives her life. Today you'll hear excellence as defined by Tera, along with the greatest piece of advice you can pass along to your children. Reach out to Tera: www.linkedin.com/in/teraeng/
Learn more about Discovering W.I.S.E. www.discoveringwise.com
Samantha Steer's early experience with her parent’s divorce shaped her future. Samantha is a Financial Advisor, Certified Divorce Financial Analyst (CDFA), and Co-Founder of Strategic Divorce Planning at Vesta. She's a leader who believes the key to growth is a never-ending search for knowledge. To learn more about Samantha, contact her at: SSteer@VestaDivorce.com
You will never see Jessica Kinsella's twins without matching outfits. It's just too cute. Because of that, her new business started as a solution to a personal problem -- find a new home for clothing her twins outgrew. But Jessica didn't stop there. She also created a community to help moms with their most common parenting problems, as well as a page for entrepreneurial moms to get support and answers.
Connect with Jessica www.SameSameKids.com
Today we feature Hailey Warner on Discovering W.I.S.E. Hailey is a mom of three, a leader in her community of Faribault, MN, and founder of the Warner Group at Keller Williams Premiere. She has been called a mega-agent because of her group's incredible success. Success she owes to one thing -- relationships. And what has she done to deepen her personal and business relationships> That lesson is one I hope will benefit your life. Her personal path is an example for us all. Enjoy!
To learn more about Haley, head here https://www.facebook.com/HaileyWarnerRealtor/
Today, I want just the two of us to sit down and chat about competition, being a beginner, and steps to overcoming. It's really an important conversation about setting and achieving goals, and I have a few questions that will help you define what you want and how to get it. As always, I would love your feedback. Head here: https://discoveringwise.com/
Using that link will also keep you up to date on the release of my new book! So excited!
Today I am talking to one of the first women in the mortgage industry, and a woman that has been paving a huge road for women ever since. Karen Diez faced the kind of pushback you might expect from a male-dominated business in the 1970's, but she stood her ground, held her head high, and is now an advocate for women on the mortgage travel circuit. Her stories and the lessons she took from her early days are inspiring. To learn more about women mortgage speakers, head here: https://mortgagewomenspeakers.com/
Her life is dedicated to helping women find their worth, find who they are, and find their authenticity. She creates mindset shifts to help reframe all those destructive beliefs and behaviors. Her personal story is incredible and you are going to walk away feeling inspired.
How To Achieve Career Success Without Leaving Your Family Behind with Rebecca Olson Rebecca Olson helps women go after their biggest career dreams while still feeling like confident and amazing moms. Today you will find out what principles drive Rebecca and give her the confidence needed to help guide so many women to success. Enjoy!
To learn more about Rebecca Olson Coaching, head here:
Leslie Lee is making a huge impact in the aesthetic industry. She is a Master Creator, RN, beauty guru, and entrepreneur who runs her life and business by being honest with her patients about their needs, which results in some tough conversations. This "recovering control freak" offers courses to become an aesthetic entrepreneur here:
Karen Vaughn is a Gold Star mother, author, veterans advocate, and national speaker. She emerged on the national stage after her son, Navy Seal Aaron Carson Vaughn, was killed in Afghanistan on August 6th, 2011. Since then his mother has been a powerful voice for those still fighting for freedom, and for a better, stronger, and more resilient America. Today you will learn what courage really means and why facing your fears is the only way you grow. Learn more about Karen here: https://officialkarenvaughn.com/
Barbara Blatz-Stone spent 20-years in the fashion industry before heading back to school to earn an MA degree in Positive Organizational Psychology. She is now an ICF Certified Coach focusing on positive strengths-based management. Today you will learn how to protect your positivity, and align your values to reach your true potential.
To connect with Barbara, head here:
If I were to use one word to describe Christy Solar, it would be tenacious. Christy is a woman that has fought drug addiction, 3 strokes, and a flood that nearly wiped her out. This journey has led to a discovery that she shares on today's podcast. A discovery that I hope will help someone looking for answers in their own life.
Reach out to Christy here: https://www.fairwayindependentmc.com/Christy-C-Solar