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Kickass Career Conversations
Kickass Career Conversations
Kim Romain & Louise Neil

Whether you work for yourself or someone else, everyone deserve to feel the work they do MATTERS. Join us weekly as we... more

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Making Conscious Career Choices with Jennifer Mulholland and Jeff Shuck

21% of millennials say they've changed jobs within the past year and 83% of recently surveyed Gen Z workers consider themselves job... more

21 May 2024 · 48 minutes
Unleashing Creativity with Paul Pape

How often do you think you're using your imagination in your day-to-day life? How creative do you consider yourself? We've... more

14 May 2024 · 47 minutes
Ep. 105 Stepping Out of Overwhelm with the 90 Day Divas

How often do you feel overwhelmed with the demands of work? Have you ever wondered why it's so hard to... more

06 May 2024 · 50 minutes
Ep. 104 Redefining Your Career Identity

In this Kickass Career Conversations, Kim and Louise explore the importance of pausing and reflecting on one's career path and... more

29 Apr 2024 · 42 minutes
Ep. 103 Navigating a Busy Life.mp3

Struggling to balance multiple passions and commitments in your busy life? Join Kim and Louise in this episode as they... more

24 Apr 2024 · 46 minutes
Ep. 102 When Career Paths Don't Fit with Gillian MacGregor-Spurr

Are you feeling like your career path is a pair of shoes that just doesn't fit right? Join Kim and... more

14 Apr 2024 · 47 minutes
Ep. 101 Aligning Passion with Profession with Laura Mickler

Finding that sweet spot where your passion aligns perfectly with profession isn't just a dream... it's a journey and it's... more

06 Apr 2024 · 46 minutes
Ep. 100 Less is More -Decluttering for Your Mental Health with Caroline Thor

Ever notice how decluttering your space also declutters your mind?In this episode, Kim and Louise explore the transformative power of... more

01 Apr 2024 · 45 minutes
Ep. 99 Facing the Fear of the Unknown with Cory Kehler

Have you ever experienced the daunting fear of the unknown when contemplating a career transition? This week, Louise goes solo and... more

26 Mar 2024 · 37 minutes
Ep. 98 Engineering Resilience with Hannah Burns Dunham

We all want to excel in our careers and businesses, navigating challenges with resilience, but how can we engineer this... more

18 Mar 2024 · 41 minutes
Ep. 97 Understanding How We Learn with Catrina Mitchum

Whether you're fresh out of an educational program or a seasoned professional, there is always an opportunity for growth and... more

12 Mar 2024 · 43 minutes
Ep. 96 Being Human in the Workplace with Katheryn Bermann

 thing we all have in common. We're all human. And yet, humanity in the workplace (and elsewhere) isn't always what... more

03 Mar 2024 · 43 minutes
Ep. 95 Building Confidence And Belief In Yourself with Monica Morgan

Building confidence and belief in yourself is the cornerstone of crafting a career and life that truly aligns with who... more

25 Feb 2024 · 47 minutes
Ep. 94 Change is a Process, Not an Event with Keri Schwebius

Change isn't a swift event but a gradual, transformative process. Often, we anticipate change to occur like a sudden burst... more

19 Feb 2024 · 42 minutes
Ep. 93 Designing a Life of Meaning and Joy with Dr. Alexandra McDermott

What would your life be like if it didn't feel like an endless list of tasks and responsibilities but a... more

12 Feb 2024 · 44 minutes
Ep. 92 Harnessing the Impact of Public Speaking with Adriana Baer

Public speaking is a strong skill that can open many doors. When you talk with courage, confidence, and clearness, you... more

05 Feb 2024 · 50 minutes
Ep. 91 The Transparency Dilemma -Decoding the Job Search Process with Katie Latham

Have you ever felt like you're deciphering a secret code in your quest for the perfect job? That's what we... more

29 Jan 2024 · 42 minutes
Ep. 90 Chasing Your Dreams at Any Age with Cheryl Pankhurst

Taking the leap to chase your dreams, no matter how old you are, is like diving headfirst into an exciting... more

22 Jan 2024 · 45 minutes
Ep. 89 Being a Lifelong Learner with Gigi Kuhn

Becoming a lifelong learner is a commitment to perpetual growth and curiosity, a mindset that transcends formal education and values... more

15 Jan 2024 · 40 minutes
Ep. 88 Crafting Success Through Failures with Alan Mueller

Crafting success through failure is a transformative journey that reframes setbacks as stepping stones, encouraging individuals to embrace each stumble... more

08 Jan 2024 · 55 minutes
Ep. 87 The Ripple Effect Of Living a Good Life with Crystal Reynolds

Seemingly insignificant actions can have far-reaching and unpredictable consequences. This is known as the butterfly effect. In the context of... more

02 Jan 2024 · 50 minutes
Ep.86 The Art of Pivoting with Kristell Court

In the dynamic landscape of modern careers, the art of the pivot has become an invaluable skill. Pivoting involves an... more

25 Dec 2023 · 49 minutes
Ep. 85 Cultivating Growth from Within with Michele Price

We cannot fully separate our personal selves from our professional selves (nor, in our opinion, should we). Utilizing your personal development... more

18 Dec 2023 · 47 minutes
Ep. 84 Magical Frameworks with Donna Fields

Being a lifelong learner is essential for adapting to change, staying relevant in your career, fostering intellectual stimulation, promoting personal... more

11 Dec 2023 · 51 minutes
Ep. 83 Embracing Resilience and Radiance With Wendy Meadows

Resilience is the superhero within us, the power to bounce back from challenges stronger than ever.  It's the secret sauce that... more

01 Dec 2023 · 47 minutes
Ep. 82 Finding The Right Fit with Chuck Allworth

Discovering an aligned professional fit is the key to a fulfilling and thriving career. When you're in sync with your work,... more

24 Nov 2023 · 43 minutes
Ep. 81 Let Your Light Shine with Atousa Raissyan

Embracing your true self is the key to unlocking a world of professional success and personal fulfillment.  When you let your... more

20 Nov 2023 · 47 minutes
Ep. 80 Personal Branding with Jennifer Schuman

Your personal brand is your unique fingerprint in the professional world. It's what sets you apart, builds trust, and opens... more

13 Nov 2023 · 52 minutes
Ep. 79 The Lessons Along The Way with Jocelyn Auyeung

We're not sure who gave us the idea that life should be straightforward and predictable... but it's not. It comes... more

06 Nov 2023 · 55 minutes
Ep. 78 Listening To Your Body with Kaisha Lawrence

Embracing the wisdom of our bodies is like having a trusted guide on our journey to wellbeing.  Our bodies are remarkable... more

28 Oct 2023 · 44 minutes
Ep. 77 Staying True To Who You Are with Heather Battle

Embracing our authentic selves in our careers is like unlocking a treasure trove of fulfillment and innovation. It's about finding... more

23 Oct 2023 · 41 minutes
Ep. 76 Financial Literacy with Angel Padulo

As we know, the status quo doesn't serve the global majority. That's why it's so important that we create opportunities... more

16 Oct 2023 · 48 minutes
Ep. 75 Moving Beyond Expectations with Malik Turley

Expectations are a part of life, but if we take them too much to heart, it can have negative effects. It... more

09 Oct 2023 · 47 minutes
Ep. 74 (Re)discovering Your Purpose with Sarah Noble

Life has this funny way of evolving, and so do we. (Re)discovering your purpose is like embarking on a lifelong... more

02 Oct 2023 · 50 minutes
Ep. 73 Navigating Transitions with Celine Perez

Let's face it. Change can be really hard.  Change is also the only constant, and mastering the art of navigating... more

25 Sep 2023 · 48 minutes
Ep. 72 Divine Timing with Nadine Stille

What is divine timing? Well, basically, it’s the belief that everything happens exactly when it's meant to. Have you ever had... more

18 Sep 2023 · 53 minutes
Ep. 71 Falling Out of Overwhelm

Welcome to September! The air is crisp. The apples are ripe. The school year has started. It's a time of... more

10 Sep 2023 · 45 minutes
Ep. 70 The Journey of Learning & Unlearning with Régine Théodat

Together, these dynamic forces of learning and unlearning guide us along the path of personal discovery so we can continue... more

05 Sep 2023 · 46 minutes
Ep. 69 The Importance of Rest with Kaley Medina

We've all heard about the importance of rest. And yet, many (or maybe even most) of us feel like we... more

28 Aug 2023 · 49 minutes
Ep. 68 From Entitled to Empowered with Phoebe Leona

Entitled and empowered are two distict mindsets and ways of approaching life. Entitlement is marked by a belief in unearned... more

21 Aug 2023 · 49 minutes
Ep. 67 Yes! You ARE Creative! with Hollis Citron

Doubting your creativity? Time to reconsider! Creativity isn't limited to grand art or major breakthroughs; it takes various forms. We... more

14 Aug 2023 · 46 minutes
Ep.66 The Other F Word (Failure) with Shannon MacFarlane

Life can be messy. We are mistake-making beings. And yet, the other F word (failure) lurks around every corner and... more

04 Aug 2023 · 46 minutes
Ep. 65 A Bucket List Mindset with Roger Williams

95% of us would say we have a bucket list, but how many of us have written our list down... more

31 Jul 2023 · 50 minutes
Ep. 64 Building In Time Off with Sage Polaris

Work-life balance is something we all strive for, in one way or another. It's this concept of creating enough energy... more

24 Jul 2023 · 48 minutes
Ep. 63 Transformation Through Play with Jean Berry

Play for adults is critical in our stressful go-go-go lives. It has been shown to release endorphins, improve brain functionality,... more

17 Jul 2023 · 48 minutes
Ep. 62 Being Your Badass Self with Amanda Furgiuele

"You are such a badass!" When's the last time someone said that to you? When's the last time you believed... more

10 Jul 2023 · 46 minutes
Ep. 61 Working Through the Butterflies with Heidi Pauer

Butterflies are beautiful. They've transformed themselves from caterpillars (also beautiful, but in a different way). And, when butterflies land in your... more

03 Jul 2023 · 51 minutes
Ep. 60 Turning Obstacles Into Opportunities with Kylie Travers

Life is a rollercoaster. And sometimes, those dips can start to veer us off course. But, they don't have to. In... more

26 Jun 2023 · 36 minutes
Ep. 59 Nobody Puts Baby In A Corner with Mackenzie Armstrong

Being the best-kept secret in your industry doesn't help anyone - least of all yourself. So why do you keep putting... more

19 Jun 2023 · 40 minutes
Ep. 58 Emotional Freedom with Jennifer "Taz" Vazquez

It often feels as though we're living in a pressure cooker. People are restless, volatile, and tempers are blowing up... more

10 Jun 2023 · 52 minutes
Ep. 57 Unmasking the Imposter Within with Michele Delgado

No one wants to feel like an imposter. But the truth is, many of us do. If you’ve ever felt... more

03 Jun 2023 · 45 minutes
Ep. 56 Bragging Rights with Lisa Bragg

Have you ever wondered why it seems so difficult to actively promote yourself? You know, sharing your successes, achievements, and wisdom... more

29 May 2023 · 50 minutes
Ep. 55 The Power of Letting Go with Gabrielle Hayes

Letting go holds immense power in our lives. It is the art of releasing attachments, expectations, and burdens that no... more

22 May 2023 · 43 minutes
Ep. 54 Empowered Communication with Carla Madeleine Kupe

We're all aware that communication is a critical component of interpersonal effectiveness. We communicate to get our ideas across, to connect... more

16 May 2023 · 46 minutes
Ep. 53 Trusting The Universe with Lisa Guillot

Society places immense value on "staying in control." We're constantly told how to create a life that is organized, structured,... more

08 May 2023 · 51 minutes
Ep. 52 Creating a Kinder Inner Dialogue

If you hear a voice within you say you cannot paint, then by all means paint, and that voice will... more

01 May 2023 · 44 minutes
Ep 51 Where Your Attention Goes

We are so excited to be celebrating our one-year anniversary of Kickass Conversations with Louise & Kim on this week's... more

24 Apr 2023 · 38 minutes
Ep. 50 Self Evaluation with Jen Vertanen

Do you dread annual performance reviews (giving and/or receiving them)? Do you prefer to focus on what needs to be... more

17 Apr 2023 · 47 minutes
Ep. 49 Which Direction Do You Go? with Nikki Starcat Shields

Have you ever found yourself at a crossroads unsure of which direction to turn? It can feel heavy and overwhelming... more

11 Apr 2023 · 36 minutes
Ep. 48 Inner Strength with Sabrina Osso

What would it be like to have deep, unshakeable belief in yourself? Pretty amazing, huh? That's what it means to have... more

03 Apr 2023 · 45 minutes
Ep. 47 Looking Back to Move Forward with Sara Doell

We are all in such a hurry to move ahead.  And yet, much like an arrow, our careers and businesses shoot... more

24 Mar 2023 · 51 minutes
Ep. 46 Creating and Maintaining Motivation with Aunia Kahn

Motivation is a powerful, yet tricky beast. Sometimes it's super duper easy to get motivated.  Then there are those other times... more

21 Mar 2023 · 47 minutes
Ep. 45 Resourcing Your Energy with Shelley Smartly

We often focus on how much time we have to complete things - tasks, projects, etc. However, most folks rarely... more

13 Mar 2023 · 43 minutes
Ep. 44 Developing Synergy to Reach New Heights

“Coming together is a beginning, staying together is progress, and working together is a success.” - Henry Ford Building a team... more

04 Mar 2023 · 44 minutes
Ep. 43 Cultivating Courage with Aideen Ni Riada

Is fear holding you back from making decisions or taking actions you really want to make?  Then a healthy dose of... more

26 Feb 2023 · 52 minutes
Ep. 42 Crafting the Experiment with Financial Educator Jacinthe Koddo

Often, we allow perfectionism to get in our way. It can stymie our progress and keeps us from truly performing... more

20 Feb 2023 · 50 minutes
Ep. 41 Volunteering Our Time with Erika Bud

“The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.” – Mahatma Gandhi https://www.bigworldpub.com https://www.linkedin.com/in/erikabudhttps://www.instagram.com/authorerikabudhttps://www.facebook.com/planestrainskidsabroadtravelpodcastg are... more

13 Feb 2023 · 36 minutes
Ep. 40 Owning the Interview with Amber Brabrand

In general, the workforce landscape has significantly changed over the past two years. And, with mass layoffs a regular occurrence... more

06 Feb 2023 · 45 minutes
Ep. 39 Exploring Values with Victoria Gallagher

Values help us live with direction and purpose. They are our guiding compass. Whatever is going on in our lives or... more

30 Jan 2023 · 52 minutes
Ep. 38 The Power of Assessments with Catherine Mattice

Through self-assessment, you are able to become more aware and gain a deeper understanding of who you are and what... more

23 Jan 2023 · 47 minutes
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Ep. 46 Creating and Maintaining Motivation with Aunia Kahn
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Motivation is a powerful, yet tricky beast. Sometimes it's super duper easy to get motivated.  Then there are those other times when it's... more