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Featuring the world’s most impressive emerging and established Wickedly Smart Women, this is the show where we spotlight, celebrate and elevate the Creative Age Leaders & Wickedly Smart Women who are making a massive difference in the world! Listeners who are Wickedly Smart Women "in the making" tune IN to be well fed with dynamic wisdom, legendary modeling and immediately actionable steps to be smarter, spunkier & more successful in their impact & leadership, careers, health, relationships, creativity and sexuality so that they can be more empowered & enthusiastic in every area of their life! Wickedly Smart Women is where we strive to support women to deeply connect to their capacity to create conscious change, care deeply and have the courage to take action and wholeheartedly contribute to what matters most - A thriving earth, thriving relationships, work that is playful and pleasurable as well as profitable and making the changes they were born to manifest while leading a legendary legacy life that feels both luscious & luxurious.

Wickedly Smart Women Anjel B Hartwell & The Creative Age Consulting Group

    • Business
    • 5.0 • 105 Ratings

Featuring the world’s most impressive emerging and established Wickedly Smart Women, this is the show where we spotlight, celebrate and elevate the Creative Age Leaders & Wickedly Smart Women who are making a massive difference in the world! Listeners who are Wickedly Smart Women "in the making" tune IN to be well fed with dynamic wisdom, legendary modeling and immediately actionable steps to be smarter, spunkier & more successful in their impact & leadership, careers, health, relationships, creativity and sexuality so that they can be more empowered & enthusiastic in every area of their life! Wickedly Smart Women is where we strive to support women to deeply connect to their capacity to create conscious change, care deeply and have the courage to take action and wholeheartedly contribute to what matters most - A thriving earth, thriving relationships, work that is playful and pleasurable as well as profitable and making the changes they were born to manifest while leading a legendary legacy life that feels both luscious & luxurious.

    Embodying the Wholehearted Woman Archetype—with Lisa Winneke - 136

    Embodying the Wholehearted Woman Archetype—with Lisa Winneke - 136

    A lot of us are living a life that looks good on paper. We’ve got the relationships and the careers we’re supposed to want. But those things may or may not align with the deepest desires of our heart. 
    So, how do you identify whether you’re living a half-hearted life? How do you counter thousands of years of conditioning and choose yourself first? How do you become a Wholehearted Woman?
    Lisa Winneke is the visionary behind The Wholehearted Woman, a mentoring program that supports women in cultivating a deeper connection with themselves, giving us the courage and confidence to bring our deepest desires to life. Lisa leverages her background in business and numerous energy modalities to help people stop settling for half-hearted living and start embodying the wholehearted. She also serves as the host of The Good News Guide Podcast.
    On this episode of Wickedly Smart Women, Lisa joins Anjel to share the moment she realized she was living a half-hearted life and explain how she resourced the courage to leave her marriage. She describes the conditioning that stops so many women from choosing ourselves, challenging us to face fear and doubt by tuning back into our vision of the life we want. Listen in for insight on investing in a coach to bring your body of work to life and find out how Lisa can help you embody the Wholehearted Woman archetype and find fulfillment in your personal and professional life!
    What You Will Learn  The AHA moment Lisa realized she was living a half-hearted life
    How Lisa resourced the courage to choose herself and step out of her marriage
    How Lisa’s relationships got stronger once she put herself first
    The guilt and fear of judgement that stops many women from choosing ourselves
    How to tune into your vision re: the financial support you need
    What inspired Lisa to embody her true nature as an entrepreneur
    Why Lisa invested in a coach to help her bring her body of work to life
    The archetype of the Wholehearted Woman that Lisa is bringing into the world
    Lisa’s commitment to helping women find fulfillment both personally and professionally
    Who Lisa serves through her Wholehearted Woman mentoring
    Connect with Lisa Winneke The Wholehearted Woman
    The Good News Guide Podcast
    Resources Lisa’s 90-Day Wholehearted Intensive
    Connect with Anjel B. Hartwell Wickedly Smart Women
    Wickedly Smart Women Facebook Community
    Wickedly Smart Women on TeePublic
    Wickedly Smart Women on Clubhouse
    The Wealthy Life Mentor
    The Wealthy Life Mentor on Facebook
    Anjel on Twitter
    Anjel on Instagram
    Email listeners@wickedlysmartwomen.com 
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    540-402-0043 x4343

    • 30 min
    Breaking Through Fears—with Lynda West - 135

    Breaking Through Fears—with Lynda West - 135

    Many people live in fear and find a sense of comfort in continuing to live like that for the rest of their life. But what if you had the chance to take the power back and stop letting fear rule your life?
    Lynda West, The Fear Buster, made the decision at 51 years old to face a fear everyday for a year after living her entire life controlled by it. In Lynda’s year of fear she managed to learn so much and came out completely transformed. She couldn’t just keep it all to herself so she decided to start Women Acton Takers. Lynda shares the 7 most important lessons she learned in her book, The Year of Fears.
    On this episode of Wickedly Smart Women, Lynda joins Anjel to explain how her journey going from an abusive childhood to conquering her fears in her 50’s and helping others do the same. In Lynda’s year of fears she gained confidence she’d thought she’d never have and is now able to lend people her own confidence to support them through their fears. Listen in for Lynda’s insight on how transformative taking action and control over her life has been and the success she sees in her clients who are choosing to do the same.
    What You Will Learn  Growing up in an abusive household and with an alcoholic father
    The firm decision Lynda made to runaway from home at 5 years old
    Dealing with childhood baggage into early adulthood
    How undealt childhood trauma can cause similar trauma to occur in adulthood
    Holding onto childhood trauma even into Lynda’s 50’s
    Being comfortable in the chaos
    When Lynda started her journey for change
    Reaching out for help and hiring a life coach
    Becoming addicted to positive change
    What sparked the challenge to face a fear everyday for 365 days
    The mentor who pushed Lynda to help others with what she’s learned through her fear challenge
    How Lynda’s family reacted to her positive change
    How Lynda supports people through their fears 
    Connect with Lynda West Women Action Takers
    Women Action Takers Podcast
    Women Action Takers on Facebook
    Linda West  on Linkedin
    Connect with Anjel B. Hartwell Wickedly Smart Women
    Wickedly Smart Women Facebook Community
    Wickedly Smart Women on TeePublic
    Wickedly Smart Women on Clubhouse
    The Wealthy Life Mentor
    The Wealthy Life Mentor on Facebook
    Anjel on Twitter
    Anjel on Instagram
    Email listeners@wickedlysmartwomen.com 
    Leave Us A Message On Our listener line:  
    540-402-0043 x4343

    • 29 min
    Developing Greater Connection and Communication with Your Dog—with Liz Murdoch - 134

    Developing Greater Connection and Communication with Your Dog—with Liz Murdoch - 134

    Dogs make a great pet but what if you could have a deeper connection and relationship with your dog? What if you could learn exactly what they want you to know?
    Liz Murdoch is an Intuitive Animal Communicator specializing in dogs and their stories. She noticed her gift to communicate with dogs at a young age and began to really lean into it in her adult years. It wasn’t until she began to receive many referrals from people longing for help with their beloved dogs when she realized that she could create a business around her calling. Liz now works with people and dogs all around the world, helping them develop greater harmony as they go through life with their dog companion.
    On this episode of Wickedly Smart Women, Liz joins Anjel to explain how she began her practice as a professional Intuitive Animal Communicator and learned to build an entire business around her incredible gift. Liz is committed to helping people and their dogs develop strong relationships that allow them to live a more enjoyable life with one another. Listen in for Liz’s insight on the importance of making the investment to deepen and widen the relationship with your dog and the benefits that can follow. 
    What You Will Learn  When Liz became a dog person at a young age
    The jobs that Liz had growing up that involved animals 
    The signs that led up to Liz deciding to pursue her talents more

    When Liz had her distinct knowing to become an intuitive animal communicator as a career
    How Liz knows that what she’s doing is the right thing for her in this time
    The importance in having a mentor such as a business coach to help with behind the scenes foundational work 
    Some awesome client success stories with their dogs
    What it means to have a knowing 
    The top reasons people book with Liz
    Why it’s so important to learn to connect more deeply with your dog 
    Connect with Liz Murdoch Talking with the dogs!
    Talking with the dogs on Facebook 
    Talking with the dogs on Twitter
    Talking with the dogs on Youtube
    Talking with the dogs on Linkedin
    Connect with Anjel B. Hartwell Wickedly Smart Women
    Wickedly Smart Women Facebook Community
    Wickedly Smart Women on TeePublic
    Wickedly Smart Women on Clubhouse
    The Wealthy Life Mentor
    The Wealthy Life Mentor on Facebook
    Anjel on Twitter
    Anjel on Instagram
    Email listeners@wickedlysmartwomen.com 
    Leave Us A Message On Our listener line:  
    540-402-0043 x4343

    • 29 min
    The Skills of Sustainable Leadership—with MaryPat Kavanagh - 133

    The Skills of Sustainable Leadership—with MaryPat Kavanagh - 133

    No doubt you’re familiar with the saying, ‘It’s not personal; it’s just business.’ But MaryPat Kavanagh contends that business IS personal, especially if we want to create something with lasting impact. So, what skills do we need to build sustainable, legacy businesses that are bigger than ourselves?
    MaryPat is the creator of MaryPat Speaks, a leadership empowerment consultancy supporting business owners and entrepreneurs in skill building for sustainable leadership. She has formal training through Brene Brown’s Dare to Lead program and the Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership. MaryPat also has 30 years of experience as a serial entrepreneur, and she has helped hundreds of entrepreneurs grow their businesses via Strategic Results, the full-service marketing agency she has led since 1999.
    On this episode of Wickedly Smart Women, MaryPat joins Anjel to discuss her ability to sustain herself through challenging times, describing how she leveraged self-leadership when other support structures failed her. She challenges us to develop the skills of sustainable leadership, cultivating the emotional agility we need to enjoy the entrepreneurial journey and leave a lasting impact. Listen in for MaryPat’s insight on valuing people, connecting with others and being true to yourself as you evolve into a leader of the future!
    What You Will Learn  MaryPat’s ability to sustain herself through challenging times
    What inspired MaryPat to leverage her risk-taker gene and become an entrepreneur
    How MaryPat cultivated self-leadership when other support structures failed her
    MaryPat’s focus on helping people develop practical leadership skills
    How emotional agility and self-awareness help us grow into sustainable leaders
    Why business IS personal if you want to build something with lasting impact
    MaryPat’s distinction between sustainable leadership and the broader idea of sustainability leadership
    The relationship among legacy, collaboration and sustainability
    MaryPat’s take on what the leadership of the future looks like 
    Connect with MaryPat Kavanagh MaryPat Speaks
    Strategic Results
    Resources Nancy Marmolejo on Wickedly Smart Women EP013
    Brene Brown’s Dare to Lead Training
    Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership
    Connect with Anjel B. Hartwell Wickedly Smart Women
    Wickedly Smart Women Facebook Community
    Wickedly Smart Women on TeePublic
    Wickedly Smart Women on Clubhouse
    The Wealthy Life Mentor
    The Wealthy Life Mentor on Facebook
    Anjel on Twitter
    Anjel on Instagram
    Email listeners@wickedlysmartwomen.com 
    Leave Us A Message On Our listener line:  
    540-402-0043 x4343

    • 27 min
    A Business That Supports Your Life (Instead of Consuming It)—with Kris Ward - 132

    A Business That Supports Your Life (Instead of Consuming It)—with Kris Ward - 132

    A lot of entrepreneurs look good on paper. But they’re working insane hours, ultimately making less than they would at the corner store. Kris Ward used to be one of those entrepreneurs, running a business that consumed her life. So, how did she stop working so hard and still get results? 
    Kris is the Team Building and Productivity Strategist behind Win the Hour, Win the Day, a platform that helps entrepreneurs build their WIN Team using her signature Super Toolkits. Through Win the Hour, Kris shares the strategies that allowed her to step away from her marketing business for two years while her husband was ill—without clients realizing it! She is also the host of the Win the Hour, Win the Day Podcast and author of Win the Hour, Win the Day: Time Management for Small Business.
    On this episode of Wickedly Smart Women, Kris joins Anjel to explain how she reduced her workdays from 16 hours to just six, leveraging teams, time and toolkits to create a business that thrives with or without her. She challenges us to operate in 60/40 creation mode, spending more time working in our area of genius. Listen in for Kris’ insight on the power of delegation and learn how to design a business that supports your life instead of consuming it!
    What You Will Learn  How Kris’ side business as a marketing strategist became her full-time career
    Kris’ mission to help people build businesses that support their life rather than consuming it
    How Kris went from working 16 hours a day to just 6
    How Kris leverages team, time and toolkits to run a business that thrives with or without her
    The turning point when Kris understood the power of delegation
    Kris’ realization that her team can take courses for her
    How Kris’ Super Toolkits allow entrepreneurs to operate in 60/40 creation mode
    Kris' take on the top 3 reasons why entrepreneurs lose money
    How Kris helps clients free up their time to work in their area of genius
    Why you can’t come from a position of lack or fear when it comes to money 
    Connect with Kris Ward Kris’ Free Ultimate Guide to Getting a Co-Op Student and +200 Free Admin Hours
    Win the Hour, Win the Day
    Win the Hour, Win the Day Podcast
    Resources Win the Hour, Win the Day: Time Management for Small Business by Kris Ward
    Connect with Anjel B. Hartwell Wickedly Smart Women
    Wickedly Smart Women Facebook Community
    Wickedly Smart Women on TeePublic
    Wickedly Smart Women on Clubhouse
    The Wealthy Life Mentor
    The Wealthy Life Mentor on Facebook
    Anjel on Twitter
    Anjel on Instagram
    Email listeners@wickedlysmartwomen.com 
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    540-402-0043 x4343

    • 29 min
    Say YES to Your True Self with Authentic Relating—with Anah Reichenbach - 131

    Say YES to Your True Self with Authentic Relating—with Anah Reichenbach - 131

    We need connection with other people. And yet, it can be challenging to be fully ourselves. Anah Reichenbach contends that the practice of authentic relating helps us build more authentic relationships—without losing that delicious sense of being ourselves! 
    Anah is the creator of Deep & Light, a coaching practice that leverages authentic relating to foster authenticity, depth and healing. She has 22 years of experience building community, first through the modern hula hoop dance movement and now in the realm of authentic relating. Anah is a master at providing transformation wrapped in play, and she shares her heart and presence through blogging, vlogging and hosting retreats all over the world. 
    On this episode of Wickedly Smart Women, Anah joins Anjel to discuss her role in pioneering the modern art of hoop dance, describing what inspired her to try hula hooping for the first time and how it gave her access to her native essence. She walks us through her transition from hoop dance to her current work around authentic relating, explaining how both practices facilitate connection with the true self. Listen in for insight on practicing self-love in difficult times and learn how Anah can help you develop skills in authentic relating, forge authentic connections and transform your life!
    What You Will Learn  Anah’s role in pioneering the modern art of hoop dance
    What inspired Anah to try hoop dance and how it gave her access to her native essence
    Anah’s transition from hoop dance to authentic relating
    Why it’s crucial to connect with others as your true self
    How authentic relating supports us in staying with discomfort long enough to grow
    Why it’s important to slow down in the moments you’re trying to push yourself faster and harder
    Simple self-love practices to lean on in challenging times
    Anah’s change-the-channel strategy for gaining new perspective 
    The relationship between repressing our feelings and suffering
    Connect with Anah Reichenbach Deep & Light
    Resources Hoopalicious on America’s Got Talent
    Connect with Anjel B. Hartwell Wickedly Smart Women
    Wickedly Smart Women Facebook Community
    Wickedly Smart Women on TeePublic
    Wickedly Smart Women on Clubhouse
    The Wealthy Life Mentor
    The Wealthy Life Mentor on Facebook
    Anjel on Twitter
    Anjel on Instagram
    Email listeners@wickedlysmartwomen.com 
    Leave Us A Message On Our listener line:  
    540-402-0043 x4343

    • 28 min

Customer Reviews

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105 Ratings

105 Ratings

EricaBushwell ,

Awesome podcast!

Anjel, host of the Wickedly Smart Women podcast, highlights all aspects of entrepreneurship, growth and more in this can’t miss podcast! The host and expert guests offer insightful advice and information that is helpful to anyone that listens!

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Great show, Interesting Topics, Exciting Pace

Anjel has really interesting guests who are smart, insightful and explore excellent topics worth listening to. It's wonderful to listen to really smart women talk revel in their intelligence and share their wisdom with us. Thank you!

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Found my tribe

If you want to find success in life, you have to surround yourself with like-minded people. I’m so glad to have found this podcast and community. It’s incredible the brilliance that exudes from this group - I look forward to each and every episode!

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