57 episodes

Honest business conversations with intelligent women. We talk about our mistakes, lessons learned, and lightbulb moments, because that's how we learn, grow, and rise together.

The Otherwise Intelligent Woman podcast Kattie Thorndyke

    • Careers
    • 5.0, 9 Ratings

Honest business conversations with intelligent women. We talk about our mistakes, lessons learned, and lightbulb moments, because that's how we learn, grow, and rise together.

    Why Cultivating Calm Should Be Your Top Priority

    Why Cultivating Calm Should Be Your Top Priority

    In order to actually be productive, you need to first be calm, receptive to creativity and in the right mindset to be great at what you do. But rather than give you a list of five more things to add to your already overflowing to-do list, I’m going to give you some things to take OFF your plate right now. I’m also going to offer you different ways to look at the things you already do so that you can decrease stress.

    • 24 min
    Putting Yourself Out There on Instagram with Jamie Dickson

    Putting Yourself Out There on Instagram with Jamie Dickson

    Jamie is a content writer and Instagram consultant for parenting and family-focused businesses. We discuss what it means to put yourself out there on Instagram as a business owner, and how we learned to get past the fear of judgement from other people. Jamie shares how she was able to get past decision fatigue and worry around new job opportunities, by reminding herself she always has a choice and can always leave. Finally, we cover what we miss about the 9 to 5 and the things that we were happy to see go.

    • 51 min
    Reinvention: Of Yourself, Your Career and Your Definition of Success with Kelly Morton

    Reinvention: Of Yourself, Your Career and Your Definition of Success with Kelly Morton

    Kelly works for herself, helping authors market their books online through her brand Looking Glass Creative. She’s an incredibly honest soul, who shares with us the ups, downs and in-betweens of her work, family and personal journey. We get into moving between very different industries, identity crises and the joys and challenges associated with the financials of working for yourself. Stick around to the end when Kelly lays down practical advice she’d bestow on women just entering the workforce.

    • 53 min
    Choosing NOT To Do It All with Kelly Allen

    Choosing NOT To Do It All with Kelly Allen

    Kelly is a copywriter, who works with female entrepreneurs to help them be seen and heard. We talk about the lucrative nature of certain industries, the impracticality of unpaid internships and how important it is to work in an environment that is good for your mental health. Kelly shares with us the pressures placed on mothers to do it all, and how we’re trying to cram too much in between the ages of 20 and 40, which is just making us stressed out.

    • 48 min
    How To Start a Podcast for Less than $200

    How To Start a Podcast for Less than $200

    Today on the podcast I’m giving you all the details you need to launch your very own podcast for less than $200. It’s a minimal cost investment, and perhaps now you have the time to invest in figuring out the tech, strategizing your content and getting your voice heard.

    • 16 min
    The Power of Podcasting: Tales from One Year In

    The Power of Podcasting: Tales from One Year In

    We have hit the one year mark on The Otherwise Intelligent Woman Podcast! And what a ride it has been. I wanted to release an episode to mark this milestone and to share with you why I started this podcast, what it’s morphed into and what I’ve learned after a year in the trenches. My hope is that this creative endeavour to give back will help you get started on your own passion project, whatever that may be.

    • 18 min

Customer Reviews

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9 Ratings

9 Ratings

A.R.84 ,

Honesty and openness are what we all need right now!

Kattie is an awesome host. Her topics are real, relatable and current. She doesn’t just expect openness from her guests; she is an open book too! Forever a listener!

Whit and Matt ,

Such relatable topics

I’m loving this podcast. Love listening to strong women tell their stories - and not glazing over the downfalls and what led them to where they are today. Very inspiring!

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