100 episodes

How do I land my dream job? How should I ask for a promotion? When is it time to find a new boss? How do I get paid what I’m worth? How can I make networking suck less? Most importantly, how do I stand out and get recognized as a star at my workplace?

Welcome to the Real-World Feminist Podcast! Host Michelle Kinsman brings you no-BS answers to these and all of your burning career questions. Her advice is based on strategies she’s applied in her own career journey from administrative assistant to top executive at a major advertising agency. This isn’t the same old business speak from management textbooks. This podcast delivers real career advice for real women.

Tune in each week for digestible advice that you can turn into action in your own career!

SEASON 2 COMING IN FALL, 2021!

The Real-World Feminist Podcast Michelle Kinsman

    • Business
    • 4.9 • 34 Ratings

How do I land my dream job? How should I ask for a promotion? When is it time to find a new boss? How do I get paid what I’m worth? How can I make networking suck less? Most importantly, how do I stand out and get recognized as a star at my workplace?

Welcome to the Real-World Feminist Podcast! Host Michelle Kinsman brings you no-BS answers to these and all of your burning career questions. Her advice is based on strategies she’s applied in her own career journey from administrative assistant to top executive at a major advertising agency. This isn’t the same old business speak from management textbooks. This podcast delivers real career advice for real women.

Tune in each week for digestible advice that you can turn into action in your own career!

SEASON 2 COMING IN FALL, 2021!

    Giving Yourself Space and Grace

    Giving Yourself Space and Grace

    Hustling so hard you feel like you’re running on a hamster wheel?

    You’re putting in the work, but not necessarily seeing the results. You want to evolve your plan, but you’re exhausted and feel uninspired to do so.

    If you are feeling me right now, this episode is for you.

    In this episode, I talk honestly about giving yourself the gift of space and grace.

    Tune in and get after it!

    • 20 min
    The Positive Mantra You Should Avoid

    The Positive Mantra You Should Avoid

    One of the simplest, yet effective tools in positive psychology is a positive mantra.

    A mantra is a brief sentence or phrase you repeat to yourself. The words remind, coach, console, or inspire you. The best ones do all of those things.

    But, there’s a common mantra that’s actually more harmful than helpful.

    In this episode, I reveal the positive mantra you should avoid as much as possible.

    Tune in and get after it!

    • 15 min
    3 Books That Changed My Life

    3 Books That Changed My Life

    Summer is my favorite season of the year, for so many reasons. One of my favorite things to do is catch up on reading actual, physical books.

    To celebrate my joy of summertime reading, I wanted to share with you three books that had a profound effect on my life when I discovered them in my 30s.

    In this episode, I share deeply personal insights and the three books that changed my life.

    Tune in and get after it!

    • 34 min
    How to Create a Resume that Stands Out

    How to Create a Resume that Stands Out

    It’s graduation season, and we have a whole new generation hitting the job market for the first time.

    But, whether you are new to the industry or an established veteran, it’s hard to get noticed in the stack of job applicants!

    As a person who’s reviewed thousands of resumes and hired hundreds of people—I know a thing or two about how to create a resume that stands out.

    In this episode, I break down some guiding principles to help you land the interview!

    Tune in and let’s get after it!

    • 34 min
    3 Tools to Help You Boost Your Productivity

    3 Tools to Help You Boost Your Productivity

    Chasing big dreams requires consistent ACTION!

    We all have the same number of hours in a day. But, let’s be honest—some of us know how to squeeze a little more juice out of those precious hours.

    In this episode, I give you a behind-the-scenes look at what I personally use to stay on track with my large-scale projects. These tools will help you boost your productivity!

    Tune in and let’s get after it!

    • 30 min
    How Do We Find Our Way Back to “Normal”?

    How Do We Find Our Way Back to “Normal”?

    Spring is here, and the end of the pandemic is in sight. It feels like a renewed season of hope for all!

    After a year of collective stress and trauma, it’s a good time to take stock and determine what’s working for us. And what’s not.

    How do we find our way back to “normal”?

    In this episode, I share my own personal stories on how I’ve adapted and created new realities from challenging seasons in my life.

    Tune in and let’s get after it!

    • 30 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
34 Ratings

34 Ratings

Iwolman ,

Real World Feminist for the win!

Michelle is the real deal. When I listen to her podcasts I feel like she’s speaking directly to me - it’s like she knows what happening in my every day life. Thank you Michelle!!

TeaBres ,

Appreciation for the tough topics

Michelle has a skill for talking about a range of topics, including tough ones that no one else talks about. It especially helps women in business use a different perspective and level themselves up. Definitely recommend!

therealkins ,

Brutally honest career advice

If you are looking for career advice from a person who’s been there, done that—you are in the right place.

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