144 episodes

Are you a leader holding back? What is that costing you? What if you could channel your fear and self-doubt? It’s actually possible. I know, because that’s my story. That’s what the Ignite Your Confidence podcast is all about. It’s for women in leadership who want to speak up and stand out. You’ll find both solo and candid conversations with real people sharing vulnerable stories to inspire you with simple tips to step into your confidence.

Ignite Your Confidence with Karen Laos Karen Laos

    • Business
    • 5.0 • 32 Ratings

Are you a leader holding back? What is that costing you? What if you could channel your fear and self-doubt? It’s actually possible. I know, because that’s my story. That’s what the Ignite Your Confidence podcast is all about. It’s for women in leadership who want to speak up and stand out. You’ll find both solo and candid conversations with real people sharing vulnerable stories to inspire you with simple tips to step into your confidence.

    5 Ways To Increase Your Visibility At Work: Stand Out & Get Promoted!

    5 Ways To Increase Your Visibility At Work: Stand Out & Get Promoted!

    In this episode, Karen Laos dives into essential strategies for increasing your visibility at work. Through engaging anecdotes and insightful advice, she reveals how to make a memorable impression and advance your career. Discover the key actions that can set you apart in your professional environment!

    • 21 min
    How To Get Selected For A TED Talk! 7 Strategies You NEED To Know!

    How To Get Selected For A TED Talk! 7 Strategies You NEED To Know!

    The secrets are finally revealed, directly by yours truly, a TEDx talk speaker coach! We are uncovering 7 essential strategies to help you land a coveted TEDx talk.

    Through personal anecdotes and practical tips, I guide you on how to make your idea stand out and resonate with the TEDx community. Discover the key elements that can turn your speaking dream into reality!

    • 29 min
    3 Words and Phrases That Are DESTROYING Your Credibility (& What To Say Instead!)

    3 Words and Phrases That Are DESTROYING Your Credibility (& What To Say Instead!)

    I know it sounds crazy...but just using these phrases (even by accident) can be undermining your credibility, making people second-guess you and your authority! Thankfully, there is a quick fix! In this video, Karen Laos highlights several common expressions that can negatively impact how others perceive your confidence and authority. By providing real-life examples and suggesting alternative phrases, the aim is to help viewers communicate more effectively and assertively in various settings.

    • 24 min
    3 Ways to Leave a Legacy

    3 Ways to Leave a Legacy

    Do you ever pause in your busy life and ask, “What am I doing? Why am I doing all of this?” Where is all your energy, attention, and time going? Every single day, you’re building your legacy - intentionally or accidentally. My challenge to you is to build yours with intention. Listen for three ways to help you craft a legacy filled with authenticity and purpose. Discover the art of creating impactful experiences, the wisdom of penning your eulogy, and how to uncover your intrinsic "why." It’s never too late to build a legacy. Start today.

    • 25 min
    Coping with Kidney Failure

    Coping with Kidney Failure

    Navigating life with chronic pain or illness is like dancing on a tightrope, with emotional highs and lows that leave you yearning for stability. In this episode, I share my journey of living alongside my husband, Chris, who battles kidney failure, awaiting a transplant. I share my lessons of releasing control, asking for support, and discovering pockets of joy amid the pervasive pain. For those living through a similar journey, know I am with you. It’s hard. There’s no way around it. My prayer is that you can hold onto hope and joy through the pain and grief as you courageously move forward.

    • 23 min
    Ask For What You Want With Sarah Johnson

    Ask For What You Want With Sarah Johnson

    Sarah discovered that life-changing steps forward require only 20 seconds of courage. Through seconds at a time, Sarah shattered the confines of her shy self and became the confident, outgoing woman she is today. Listen and learn about the significance of recording one's achievements, how to ask for what you want, and networking advice for introverts. Whether you’re an introvert struggling to step out or preparing to ask for a promotion, you’ll be inspired to take action - it just takes 20 seconds.

    • 23 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
32 Ratings

32 Ratings

12345Graham ,

Inspiring and empowering

Karen is not only fabulous but she helps each of her listeners identify ways to become confident and unstoppable.

Strategies for successful leadership and relationship building with confidence!

Highly recommend!

Robyn Graham
Host of The Robyn Graham Show

PeppyBB ,

This podcast enhances my life

Karen Laos hosts the most compelling women's leadership podcast that I have listened to. She has inspired me to take action through her relatable stories, positive perspective, and extensive expertise. Best of all, Karen provides communication tips and takeaways that can be implemented immediately. I can’t get enough of this podcast!

JG 📣 ,

Amazing Host!

Karen is an amazing host! She is always so warm and welcoming with her guests which leads to powerful interviews!

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