Growing up is SCARY! In this podcast, Via Kentner talks about motivation, exploring opportunities, finding your purpose, graduating, applying to college, developing professionally, navigating relationships, and getting out of your comfort zone. This podcast is for the “ordinary” girl who wants to do extraordinary things.
Via is a small-town girl who took the chance to go to school in a big city. Now, as an ambassador for her university, founder of a non-profit, mentor, sorority woman, music nerd, and workout junkie, she hopes to shed a light on all things she wishes she would have known.
Why Consistency ALWAYS Wins...
Have you ever gone through a time in your life where you weren't truly the person you are? You do things that you never used to do, and end up falling short on your goals. Well, I have. In fact, that happened to me my entire fall semester of college this year. So we are talking about why the people you admire in life always look so amazing. They are crushing their goals. They are staying CONSISTENT. So how can you assess your life and see how you can that mindset to be the person you want to be when you grow up.
Chasing Your Dreams ft. USA National Curler, Katie Murphy
Have you ever watched people pushing a rock while others sweep brooms across the ice during the Olympics? That's curling! I have close friend and sorority sister Katie Murphy coming on, talking about her experience curling, and what has led to the greatest opportunity of her life. A spot on the USA National Curling Team.
We talk about high school, life, how she fell in love with the sport, and the determination she had to fight for a spot on the USA National Curling Team. Was it easy? No, but did she get the spot? YES! Hear from her experience and the conversation she had with the coaches to get her the opportunity to play on this team... it might just give you the courage to ask for what YOU want.
Why "Being Bold" When You're YOUNG is SO Important... ft. NYT Best Selling Author, Jennifer Cohen
Have you ever heard of the 10% target? Do you know how to get everything you want in life? Yeah, well before I knew Jennifer Cohen I had no clue until I stumbled upon her TEDTalk about being bold. Jennifer Cohen, an ordinary girl with average grades got the opportunity of a lifetime which has led to a fitness empire..... Listen to our conversation about tenacity, grit, and the importance of being bold. BUT before you do, click the link below to watch, 'The Secret to Getting everything You want in Life' the TEDTalk that inspired me to start this podcast.
Do You Really Want It or Do You Like the Idea of It?
What has been the thing or goal you've always wanted to have? Today we are talking about the things you want in this world and asking ourselves if you REALLY want it or if you just like the idea of it. These are very different. In this podcast we will be having an in-depth discussion on researching, asking others, and asking yourself if you want that dream goal or position. If your skillsets, strengths, and passions match the company you want to work for, internship you want to get, or school you want to to attend. What is YOUR WHY?
You CAN "Do Both" and End up Proving Them Wrong
Ariel Staffin, Cornell Senior comes to you from Ithaca New York to talk about her high school experience and unconventional journey to college. This amazing woman was not only an a cappella nerd, band geek, and smarty pants, but a Girl Scout, AND member of Army National Guard & Cornell ROTC. Tune into this episode to learn about how to come to major decisions in your life and know what to do before you tell your parents. Learn more about the passion behind attending an Ivy League, and get to know a girl who is multifaceted while creating her own opportunities for the life she wants to have one day!
The Joy in the Journey with UC's Student Body President
April Gable, a fourth year at the University of Cincinnati marches in to tell her story about choosing UC as her home, becoming a feature twirler, joining organizations on campus, and having the honor to be chosen as UC's Student Body President. Follow along as we discuss all things with life and growth. I hope you focus more on the joy in your journey through this podcast, homies! I present to you, Madam President!
Via Kentner does a great job of exploring the crazy, terrifying, and exciting time that come with graduating and changing life stages.