19 episodes

Maxie gives guests the opportunity to break out of whatever box they’ve felt crammed into, skipping over the Qs they've been asked a million times to get to the good stuff. It’s an invitation to reinvent what comes up on Google or fits in an Instagram bio. It’s an open mic to share the struggles.

Never Been Asked With Maxie McCo‪y‬ Maxie McCoy

    • Society & Culture
    • 5.0 • 13 Ratings

Maxie gives guests the opportunity to break out of whatever box they’ve felt crammed into, skipping over the Qs they've been asked a million times to get to the good stuff. It’s an invitation to reinvent what comes up on Google or fits in an Instagram bio. It’s an open mic to share the struggles.

    "BFFs aren't found they're fostered" with Shasta Nelson

    "BFFs aren't found they're fostered" with Shasta Nelson

    BFFs forevereverver, right? Um... Real deal friendship expert Shasta Nelson comes with all the advice and practical strategy for confronting loneliness the majority of us are feeling right now, navigating friend breakups, making a new crew, and cultivating relationships. Even during a pandemic.

    • 54 min
    "Literally lipstick lesbians" with Alexis Androulakis + Christina Basias

    "Literally lipstick lesbians" with Alexis Androulakis + Christina Basias

    To run a business together. Working to give the beauty industry a major makeover. While engaged. Fempower Beauty founders Alexis and Christina are making it happen. How?! Oh, we go there. Their personal relationships to beauty, identity, and each other will encourage you to put up a mirror to your own routines.

    • 54 min
    "As people, we need hope" with Latham Thomas

    "As people, we need hope" with Latham Thomas

    Mama or not, turns out your own birth story (and tapping into your ancestors for answers) can tell you a whole lot. We spoke with doula and reproductive justice advocate Latham Thomas about the fight for equity in maternal care, plus advice for advocating for yourself in any medical setting.

    • 48 min
    Demystifying Your Finances With Dominique Broadway

    Demystifying Your Finances With Dominique Broadway

    Making money moves should be more than an Instagram caption. After an hour with millennial personal finance expert Dominique Broadway, it'll be your MO. Come for her story — from climbing out of debt, to building an 8-figure business — and leave with tips for taking on your money monsters, go from budgeting to growing wealth, and managing moola for your whole fam.

    • 52 min
    "Self love is an assh*le" with Nitika Chopra

    "Self love is an assh*le" with Nitika Chopra

    Nitika Chopra ODed on self help and all things wellness so you don’t have to. But one listen to the chronic illness advocate and founder of Chronicon, and you’ll prob want all of her mantras on t-shirts. Tune in for real talk on her own path from surviving to thriving with a chronic illness + what *not* to say to your friend going through it.

    • 49 min
    Alicia Menendez on Escaping The Likeability Trap

    Alicia Menendez on Escaping The Likeability Trap

    Do they like me? Do they not like me? But seriously… do they?! Let’s be real: If likeability was on TikTok, we’d all be following and trying to copy its dances. The Likeability Trap author, Latina to Latina podcaster, and award-winning journalist Alicia Menendez gets meta with us on likeability struggles + pro tips for avoiding their death grip.

    • 41 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
13 Ratings

13 Ratings

katieannburton ,

A must-listen

Oprah meets Sunday school ... without the religious angle! It’s the perfect description for this podcast. From body image to trauma and healing, getting underrepresented people into politics to activism, I highly recommend this podcast! I’ve learned something every week and love connecting with the small groups each week, too!

AmyElisa ,

Honest and inspirational

Loving the episodes and the host Maxie McCoy! Such rich conversations and I’m jotting notes as the episode plays. Exactly what I needed to navigate these crazy times. A must-listen!!!

cubanqt01 ,

More than a Podcast...

Where else can you listen to a podcast and then digest and discuss in a small group under Maxie’s leadership and a collective of inspiring women?! Yes please!! 🙋🏻‍♀️

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