Hosted by Forbes-featured Business Coach Cait Scudder, The Born to Rise podcast is the one-stop-shop for all things business strategy, energy, and sales advice to scale a profitable business. Featuring in-depth solo episodes and exclusive interviews with world-class female entrepreneurs, Born to Rise is a must-listen for all boss babes reaching for more!
Each month, the podcast features two types of episodes:
Educational episodes taught by yours truly. These solo episodes are designed to help you learn new skills, take massive action, and get your business growing.
Real, unscripted interviews with wildly successful women that showcase where they started, the grit they've worked through, and how they've made it to where they are today.
The Born to Rise podcast is designed to equip go-getting women like you with the inspiration, motivation, and actionable steps you need to achieve everything you desire.
Pop on those headphones and get ready to rise!
Scaling, Venture Capital, and Tapping Into Your Power as a Female Entrepreneur with Arielle Loren
It’s no secret that female entrepreneurs just do not have the same access to venture capital and funding as our male counterparts. But Arielle Loren is here to shake up the game by helping more women break glass ceilings and get in the room.
Arielle Loren is the founder of 100k Incubator, the first business funding mobile app for women in Apple and Google’s app stores. She helps early-stage female entrepreneurs get funding for their businesses while helping them scale to $100k+ in yearly sales. She joins the show today to share how she got into the space, specifically her journey through merging the process of scaling and venture capital for early-stage female entrepreneurs.
She also shares how female entrepreneurs can access funding and venture capital, and what her best advice is for investing the capital you earn. Arielle also shares her insight on how debt can be extremely beneficial for your growth, how women can start getting comfortable with their innate power, and her best tips for moving past obstacles - no matter how hard they may seem.
This episode is for all the female entrepreneurs out there. Tune in to hear Arielle’s expert advice on funding, venture capital, and entrepreneurship.
In this episode, we cover:
Arielle’s journey merging the process of scaling and capital for early-stage entrepreneurs How female entrepreneurs can start tapping into capital How debt can be extremely beneficial for your growth Is there a smart way to invest your capital? How entrepreneurship blossomed in Arielle’s life How women can start getting comfortable with the power they carry Arielle’s vision for 100k Incubator Arielle’s advice on moving past obstacles
Connect with Arielle:
100K Incubator mobile app - https://100kincubator.com/pages/app
The Energetics of Investing
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Claiming Your Power and Influence as a Woman with Kasia Urbaniak
I am so excited for today’s episode of the Born to Rise podcast because I’m speaking to none other than Kasia Urbaniak. Kasia is the founder and CEO of The Academy, a school that teaches women the foundations of power and influence. She’s also the author of “Unbound: A Woman’s Guide to Power.”
During our conversation, Kasia gives us an intimate look into her background and how she became an expert in writing, teaching, and leading women who are ready to reclaim and rediscover their power. Kasia also breaks down the important distinction between influence and control, and why you need to understand the difference as it relates to power and paying attention. We also dive into the deeper question of why so many people face a mindset block as they’re so afraid to take responsibility of their power.
This episode is for anyone ready to tap into their gifts and the power they already possess. Tune in and join us as Kasia shares her process, the work she walks her clients through in The Academy, the biggest lessons she’s learned thus far, and how you can come out of a self-conscious state to embody your most powerful self.
In this episode, we cover:
How Kasia got into writing about teaching and leading women in rediscovering their power The distinction between influence and control as it relates to power and attention Why are people so afraid of taking responsibility of their power The work that Kasia walks her clients through in The Academy The power of “location” The two biggest lessons that Kasia has learned so far on her journey The tools that Kasia gives women to come out of a self-conscious state Connect with Kasia:
Cait's Maternity Leave Playlist: Kathrin Zenkina on How to Manifest Everything You Desire
In this episode of the Born to Rise Podcast, Kathrin Zenkina inspires us with her journey from working a regular 9-5 job to building her coaching empire. Kathrin shares her personal experiences and challenges on how she reached her success to show us that everything we desire can possibly be ours through the power of manifestation.
Kathrin, who once owned a simple online business, is now the founder of Manifestation Babe - a personal development, mindset coaching, and success strategy brand for women who are hungry for more in life. Her business has generated over $1.25M in the last 12 months, which she manifested for herself and her life. Her success includes creating the Rich Babe Academy, building an online community of over 100,000 followers, and authoring 2 books.
What we cover in this episode:
The inspiring story of how Kathrin came into the mindset and manifestation work and building her empire. How sharing your story can set you apart. Kathrin gives a tip on a mindset shift that can help you improve your quality of life and succeed. Dealing with limiting beliefs and blocks. Kathrin shares challenges she has experienced, how she has applied her learnings and how she has continued to take action even when things have been really tough. Her personal experience on money and how she used manifestation to make positive changes to her life. More about Rich Babe Academy and about how she brings principles of manifestation and focusing on what we want and taking action to bring that into money to become rich babes. Her books: Unleash Your Inner Money Babe: Uplevel Your Money Mindset and Manifest $1,000 In 21 Days and She's Killin' It: The Ultimate 21-Day Journal For Manifesting A KickAss Life Kathrin’s definition of success.
Manifestation Babe Website
Manifestation Babe Instagram
On Birth, Business, Embracing Contraction & The Power of Feminine Energy with Karen Welton
Today’s episode of The Born to Rise podcast is a juicy one. Karen Welton from Pain Free Birth joins us to talk about creating the most beautiful birthing experience, and why embracing contractions in labor and life is crucial for expansion. Not only is Karen my own birth coach, but she is a global leader, supporting women to overcome fear and pain and discover how powerful they really are in childbirth.
Karen talks to us about what happens physiologically when we embrace labor contractions instead of resisting them. Similarly, this is reflected in what happens to you when you overcome hard things in life. Karen talks about embracing your femininity and womanhood and what it is capable of instead of focusing on the areas in which they are lacking. Then, we discuss the mindset of looking at obstacles as events that are happening for you instead of to you.
This is an inspirational episode for women, whether you’re an expecting mother or entrepreneur. Tune in and listen to what you’re capable of when you embrace contractions, be it in labor or in life.
In this episode, we cover:
What does it mean to embrace contractions while in labor What happens physiologically when we learn to embrace contractions instead of resisting it What happens when we overcome the hard things in life Embracing your femininity and womanhood and what it is capable of The mindset of things happening for you instead of to you What happens when you embrace intensity Advice for having the most beautiful birthing experience
Get 10% off Karen's Pain Free Birth Course with coupon code RISE: https://pain-free-birth.mykajabi.com/a/43606/svokk6i4
Cait's Maternity Leave Playlist: Amanda Frances on What it *Actually* Took to Become a Self Made-Millionaire & Money Queen
In this episode, we talked with the amazing Amanda Frances about what it takes to be a successful business woman, how to overcome obstacles and outside voices, and how you decide what kind of life you want to live. It’s all about believing in yourself, gorgeous, and following your gut feeling.
Here’s a closer look at what we talked about:
Perks of being a business woman with common sense & intuition [05:09] How to trust your intuition and find your power [06:43] An empire takes time and patience [08:31] Believing in yourself is the most important step [10:27] How to keep your inner voice in check [14:12] You make up the life you want [20:50] How to publish a book the Amanda Frances way [23:22] Self reliance and honesty are the key to rise again[34:17]
Links we mentioned:
Rich AF: The Money Book
And She Rises…
Exactly what I need to hear
I listened to the episode with Hannah Cluley and the way that Cait framed the conversation helped me uncover the exact next steps I’ve been needing to take. I love how she frames business conversations with a holistic lens and will definitely be coming back for more.
Cait brings so much value!
Between Cait and her guests, there is so much wisdom being shared on the Born to Rise podcast.
Cait Scudder is the real deal! This podcast is filled with helpful tips for entrepreneurs. It’s a game changer.