Girls 4 Greatness is all about inspiring you to rock a life empowered by your own greatness. We feature the incredible stories of women who have overcome their own struggles in order to find triumphant success and live the life they truly were meant to live.
Learning To Bounce Forward In Life With Dr. Elizabeth Pritchard And Ms. Christine Burns - Episode 136
Today I have the honor of speaking with not one, but two extraordinary human beings who are out there impacting the world in their own unique, beautiful way.
Dr. Elizabeth Pritchard is an occupational therapist, past president of Occupational Therapy Association New Zealand, a researcher at Monash University who earned her PHD in 3 years, and a leadership coach. Ms. Christine Burns represented New Zealand in indoor hockey for 13 years, including 4 as a captain. She also graduated with expertise in psychology, sports psychology, exercise science, and business management. Christine has forged a career as a lecturer, manager and performance coach.
As if that were not impressive enough, these two decided to lock arms and create WALT Institute, an organization that specializes in coaching and training people in STEMM through the world. They specialize in working with those who struggle with a lack of confidence, compromised productivity, or not believing they have what it takes to succeed.
I invite you to listen in as Elizabeth and Christine share what they both have had to personally overcome in their own lives, as well as their wisdom on what it takes to not just bounce back in life but to also bounce forward.
Please be sure to find and connect with Elizabeth and Christine on Instagram and Facebook under @waltinstitute. You can also find them on LinkedIN under Elizabeth and Christine WALT Institute and on YouTube under @WALT Institute. You head to their website, www.waltinstitute.com, for more information as well.
Breaking Out Of Your Comfort Zone With Jane Wilson - Episode 135
This week on the Girls 4 Greatness podcast I am talking with someone who knows a thing or two about breaking out of their comfort zone.
Jane Wilson is an entrepreneur and speaker who is passionate about empowering women to be bold, take chances, and break their own rules. Jane believes that by setting an intention to change and deciding to take responsibility for your own life, your world will open up in ways that you can’t even imagine.
Jane shares her inspiring journey of how she came to own, create and sell a thriving business, as well as how she has used her own struggles and experiences to empower other women to step outside their comfort zones. Jane also shares her thoughts on how we can all embrace our femininity and sensuality in ways that best suit us.
This episode is full of takeaways that will encourage you to continue to fully embrace your own life journey.
Please be sure to find and connect with Jane on Instagram under @TheJaneWilson. You can also learn more about Jane and all the amazing things she is up to by heading to www.janewilson.com.
Being The Engineer Of Your Own Story With Kristina Paider - Episode 134
I am thrilled to be coming at you with another inspiring and empowering interview this week. I am chatting with someone who happens to be an award winning storyteller, Kristina Paider.
Kristina is someone with a 20 year track record of increasing revenues through story driven strategies. Kristina’s body of work spans all facets of strategic planning, research, writing, public relations, electronic media, communications, and events.
As a consulting and development editor, Kristina helps authors, speakers, and executives craft their message in the most engaging, entertaining, impactful way based on medium and tone.
Kristina has won multiple national awards for her leadership and communications expertise, and she is also a feature film writer with an action-thriller project in development. Kristina is also the author of The Hollywood Approach, a gutsy guide that shows you how to apply the principles of Hollywood screenwriting to real life in order to live your wildest dreams.
Needless to say, I am speaking with a real powerhouse today, and I invite you to listen in as we unpack a lot around how we are all the writers of our own life story. Kristina also shares her journey to where she is today, and what she has had to personally overcome to get there.
This episode is a fantastic reminder of what can happen when we slow down enough to pay attention to our own intuition. It is a reminder of what is possible when we choose ourselves and tune into what we truly want out of this life.
Please be sure to find and follow Kristina on Instagram, Facebook and LinkedIn under @KristinaPaider. You can also find out more about all the amazing things Kristina is up to by checking out her website, www.kristinapaider.com. Be sure to head to https://smile.amazon.com/dp/1989603556/ref=cm_sw_r_cp_api_glt_fabc_6BE1EK2NY6XPVF1N0815 for direct access to Kristina’s book, The Hollywood Approach.
How To Speak Up More Effectively With Hope Timberlake - Episode 133
Have you ever feared speaking up when you knew you had something important to say? Or maybe you are like me, and you have struggled with the fear of public speaking?
Well, this week’s guest on the Girls 4 Greatness podcast addresses these issues and much more when it comes to communicating effectively. This week I am sitting down to chat with Hope Timberlake. Hope is a speaker, trainer, and coach who focuses in on the communication side of leadership. Hope is passionate about persuasive messaging, relationship building, executive presence, developing others, and elevating the voices of women and those underrepresented in leadership. Hope is also the author of the soon to be released book, Speak up, Dammit! How to Quiet Your Fears, Polish Your Presence and Share Your Voice.
In a nutshell, Hope and I are talking about all things dealing with communication. In our conversation Hope shares her wisdom around what effective communication looks like, as well as how that can lead to deeper connection. Hope also offers some fantastic tips on how to communicate more effectively with our kids, and she also speaks about the importance of not waiting until you have everything perfectly figured out to speak up.
This episode is packed full of wisdom to empower us all to communicate with more confidence and intention.
Please be sure to check out Hope’s website for some amazing free content by heading to www.hopetimberlake.com/speakup. You can also find Hope on LinkedIn and Instagram under @hopetimberlake.
Parenting In A “One Size Fits All” World With Emily Melious - Episode 132
Today I am chatting with the host of the Mothers Of Misfits podcast, Emily Melious. A few weeks ago I had the honor of sharing the interview I did with Emily on her podcast, and this week I have the honor of having Emily grace the airwaves of my show.
Emily is joining me this week to discuss why she came to create the Mothers of Misfits podcast. We also discuss what have been her own challenges as a mother, as well as some of the beautiful wisdom she has gleaned from the weekly conversations she has had on her podcast.
Emily is a big believer in the capability of every child, but she also realizes that many times the world doesn’t see it that way. Emily has made it her mission to be a voice for those children and their families.
Whether you are a parent or not, I know you will find Emily’s words about how to turn the world of “one size fits all” on its head, inspiring.
Please be sure to head to www.emilymelious.com and www.mothersofmisfits.com to find out more info on Emily and the Mothers of Misfits podcast. Emily can also be found on LinkedIn under @emilymelious or @mothers-of-misfits. You can also find Emily on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/MothersofMisfits.
Choosing To Empower One Another With Janene King - Episode 131
This week on the Girls 4 Greatness podcast we are talking all about the amazing things that can happen when we choose to be in community and empower one another. Today I am having a conversation with someone who is all about community, so much so that she created her own community to empower women who were also wanting connection and the tools to move themselves forward in business and in life.
Janene King is the founder of Empower Her Co., a membership based community that provides support and resources to female entrepreneurs. Janene is truly passionate about helping women find the support they need to build something great from the ground up. And Janene knows what it is like to do just that as she is also the co-owner of King Bros Inc., a specialized transportation company that she owns with her husband.
In our interview Janene explains how she had the idea to start Empower Her Co. as a result of starting a business with her husband. Janene also shares what founding this community has done for her, as well as for the many other women who are a part of Empower Her.
It is my hope that this interview will inspire you to want to build your own connections with other women who are on a similar path. It is my hope that this interview also serves as a push to get you out of your comfort zone if you find yourself hanging out there these days. After all, we are all capable of so much more!
Please be sure to head to http://www.empowerher.co/ for more information on Empower Her Co., as well as information on how you can become involved in the Empower Her community. You can also find and connect with Janene on Instagram and Facebook under @empowerher.co.
I’m always on the lookout for inspiring women, women helping other women, and I love this podcast. I love hearing their journeys and stories...they help me so much and inspire me to be become the person I really want to become. Thank you!!!
Love this podcast!
I don’t think there could be enough podcasts that inspire women to go for gold, and G4G definitely carries this powerful message. With every woman interviewed I become more driven and inspired to achieve all the things I really desire. And Delia is a fantastic interviewer. Listen to it!!
Delia you are a gift!
Your voice, your words, your wisdom are all amazing. So blessed and grateful to have discovered you in my life in so many ways. May you fill your life with “grace” and know you are surrounded and supported by your tribe of sisters!