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Empowered women and men share their secrets to success in extraordinary stories. Stories that touch your heart and soul and make you realize it is possible to prevail even in the face of gender bias and/or racial discrimination to blaze your own trail when there is no clear path ahead. Super entrepreneurial "how-to's" to help you launch your own business!

TrailBlazers Impact Nan McKay

    • Society & Culture
    • 5.0 • 10 Ratings

Empowered women and men share their secrets to success in extraordinary stories. Stories that touch your heart and soul and make you realize it is possible to prevail even in the face of gender bias and/or racial discrimination to blaze your own trail when there is no clear path ahead. Super entrepreneurial "how-to's" to help you launch your own business!

    Beverley Glazer | Reinventing Midlife

    Beverley Glazer | Reinventing Midlife

    Do you want to reinvent your life after age fifty but don’t know where to begin? Beverley Glazer is a psychotherapist turned coach here to discuss how she helps women over fifty reinvent and find a purpose.
    Beverley Glazer, a seasoned therapist, internationally certified addiction counselor, and the visionary founder of Reinvent Impossible Inc.
    With a storied career extending over 30 years, Beverley has transformed lives through her unique blend of scientific knowledge and grounded wisdom.
    She is the creator of The Reinvention Formula™, a groundbreaking coaching system that equips older women, especially those navigating significant life transitions, with the tools to rediscover their strengths and carve out new, fulfilling paths.
    As the voice behind the inspiring podcast "Aging with Purpose and Passion," Beverley echoes the empowering belief that it's never too late to reinvent oneself and pursue newfound dreams.
    Join us as we explore Beverley's transformative journey and the wealth of insights she offers for those eager to embrace life's possibilities at any stage.
    Key Takeaways:
    How to find yourself, own it, and build on that to feel empowered. How to find your strength and choose what matters to you to open your life and career. The importance of having an internal purpose and feeling that you’re worthy as an older woman. How to successfully reinvent by not giving up and reaching out for advice.


     

    • 31 min
    Teara Harris | Bridge the Affordable Housing Gap

    Teara Harris | Bridge the Affordable Housing Gap

    Meet Teara Harris, a visionary in affordable housing and empowerment. As the founder of Communities of Tomorrow and a dedicated HUD Contract Specialist, Harris is transforming lives by bridging the gap for middle-class families through innovative housing solutions and homebuyer assistance programs across several states. Discover how her passion for social change is creating a brighter future for many. Teara Harris is fueled by an impassioned desire to bridge the housing gap for middle-class families. She has diligently worked towards establishing affordable housing resources in several states, including Georgia and North Carolina. With a keen focus on homebuyer assistance programs and senior living, Teara is determined to assist those who find themselves caught in the financial gap, unable to qualify for luxury homes or government subsidies.

    • 26 min
    Sabrina Dean | Empowering Health Care Excellence

    Sabrina Dean | Empowering Health Care Excellence

    Listen in to learn how to challenge and encourage the next generation of leaders using real-life experiences as an accomplished professional. You will also learn the importance of always remembering your why because it will get you through any challenges you face in your career or business.
    Dr. Sabrina Dean is the CEO of Dr. Sabrina’s Healthcare Consulting, LLC for healthcare organizations, the Founder of Sabrina’s Consulting, where she helps individuals fulfill their holistic and health desires, and the Co-Founder of the African American Women Giving Circle, Dayton, OH. She is the former Director of Quality, Infection Control, Regulatory and Accreditation, Employee Health, Risk Management at several healthcare organizations, and she is an Adjunct Professor at Franklin University, Columbus, OH for their doctoral program. Dr. Sabrina is an experienced Registered Nurse with a demonstrated history of working in the healthcare industry. In this episode, Sabrina talks about her journey in the healthcare industry and the lessons she’d like to pass down to upcoming leaders in the industry.

    • 26 min
    Elaine Williams | Captivate the Crowd

    Elaine Williams | Captivate the Crowd

    In the diverse landscape of the entertainment and coaching industry, few figures embody versatility and charisma quite like Elaine Williams. She's appeared on HBO, ABC, NBC, and FOX and in The New York Times. As a veteran comedian with credits on illustrious platforms such as "Saturday Night Live" and "America's Got Talent", Elaine has crafted laughter and joy through her remarkable talent. Leveraging her formidable experience from over 40 years in theatre, film, TV, and stand-up comedy, Elaine transformed into a beacon of empowerment in the world of public speaking and video coaching. Whether helping novices blossom into YouTube sensations or steering seasoned professionals towards international book tours, Elaine's blend of humor, insight, and steadfast guidance has indeed turned her clients from "awkward to awesome". She's even coach you on how to create captivating short-form videos!

    • 25 min
    Ageless Vitality with Julianne Wutke

    Ageless Vitality with Julianne Wutke

    Julianne Wutke is a Certified Health Coach and Vibrant Aging expert, helping women and men look and feel their best at every age.
    She works one-on-one as a guide to help people navigate their journey back to health without becoming overwhelmed. She offers expert help in nutrition, fitness, stress management, and emotional eating.
    In this episode, Julianne shares how she transformed her health journey and developed a passion for helping others feel their best as they age.
    Listen in to learn the benefits of replacing your unhealthy eating habits with healthy eating habits to transform your health. You will also learn the importance of looking into the foods that work for you and those that don’t to make significant health changes.

    • 45 min
    Sandra Wood | Transforming Lives and Relationships

    Sandra Wood | Transforming Lives and Relationships

     Sandra Wood is an entrepreneur, certified women's transformation coach, mentor, teacher, speaker, and author. She is a relationship expert and teaches women to lead from within.
    Sandra helps women get through difficult transitions and specializes in emotional resilience and regulation, healthy boundary setting, and conflict resolution while assisting women to deepen their self-awareness and connection with self.
    In this episode, Sandra explains how her experience with breast cancer and divorce forced her to reevaluate her life and learn to set healthy boundaries.
    Listen in to learn how to set boundaries in a romantic or platonic relationship and have healthy communication. You will also learn the importance of realizing you’re worth it and that it’s never too late to change for the better.
    Key Takeaways:
    How to set boundaries and communicate in an assertive yet less reactive way. How to use yoga to listen to your body and meditation and rest to slow down and reset. How to get clear on where you want to be and find support to drive change in your life. How to connect with your soul purpose and go from an ordinary life to an extraordinary life.

    • 31 min

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Nan McCay does a first class polished job!

Anastasia Violet Lipske ,

Love the Variety of Guests on this Show!

Really enjoying Nan's podcast! The women she's interviewed have been powerful and inspirational. What incredibly diverse lives her guests have lived and to have them sharing their journeys are both interesting and empowering.

And for those special men, she interviews as well...I like that too! I greatly enjoyed hearing Colin Gray of Alitu.com talk about podcasting!

Case Lane ,

Wonderful interviews!

Great podcast for inspiring and interesting conversations, so much valuable information!

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