Ladyboss Podcast

Welcome to Ladyboss Midwest, a community built to connect and empower women. In this podcast, co-founders Laura Caroon and Danyel Moe talk to Ladybosses: empowered women, confident in their abilities and instinct, boldly leading with heart and integrity.

In today’s podcast, I’ll be talking with Dr. Jean Marie McGowan MD, FACP, NCMP, founder of the pelvic floor clinic and co-founder of the preconception clinic at Sanford Health. She’ll share how to find a great primary care doctor, how to get the most out of your appointment and how to make sure your concerns are heard. (And even give some tips about what to do if you leak when you sneeze!)
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Are you good about getting your annual exams and talking to your doctor when you have concerns about your health? If it’s been a while, it’s probably time to start making plans to get checked out. Going to the doctor can be intimidating, but it’s so important to be your own best advocate when it comes to your body.

In today’s podcast, I’ll be talking with Dr. Jean Marie McGowan MD, FACP, NCMP, founder of the pelvic floor clinic and co-founder of the preconception clinic at Sanford Health. She’ll share how to find a great primary care doctor, how to get the most out of your appointment and how to make sure your concerns are heard. (And even give some tips about what to do if you leak when you sneeze!)
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Have you ever been burned out? According to a recent study, if you’re over 32 it’s very likely that you already have at some point in your career. Whether you work for yourself or someone else, burnout can happen to any of us.

Social entrepreneur and Bogobrush CEO, Heather McDougall, joins us in this episode to talk about how and why burnout happens and gives her tips for resetting and finding your spark again.
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We need strong, capable, smart women like you Ladybosses out there stepping up and stepping into your confidence to lead. But too often, the Imposter Complex keeps us in the shadows instead of stepping into the light of who we were made to be and what we were made to do. In this episode, Tanya Geisler teaches us the 12 lies of the Imposter Complex and how you can overcome them.

Learn more about the Imposter Complex at tanyageisler.com.

Follow Tanya on social: @tanyageisler

In this episode, Tanya Geisler teaches us the 12 lies of the Imposter Complex and how you can overcome them.
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All month we’ve been talking about the importance of voting, but another important piece to making sure that women’s voices are heard is to elect women to office.

In this episode we talk with Liz Young, the Director Of Advancement at Women Winning, an organization with a mission to encourage, promote, support and elect pro-choice women of all political parties to all levels of public office in Minnesota. Liz shares why we need women in office and how we can all help get them there.
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We hosted a mental health panel at this year’s Ladyboss Midwest Summit, and it was so well received that we decided to make it available for everyone. Mental health activists and experts Heather Zinger, Paulette Walker, Rebel Marie and Simi Kasakwe joined our guest moderator, Randi Kay, for this conversation.

With everything that 2020 has thrown our way, we can’t talk about leveling up in any external areas of our life until we give attention to what’s happening inside.
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“Women are the majority of Americans and before the pandemic, we were the majority of the labor force. So there’s no such thing as a “women’s issue.” Women touch every single part of this country and therefore our country must prioritize the issues that are impacting us.”

In today’s episode, T’alyce Murray of Supermajority joins us to talk about the power of women’s votes and shares how you can get involved in making sure our voices are heard.
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Today’s guest wants you to love and embrace your body, right now, just as you are. Denver photographer Ginny Haupert specializes in empowerment through portrait and boudoir sessions, helping women to recognize the incredible beauty she sees through her lens.

In this episode, Ginny shares her own journey to body positivity and confidence in front of the camera.
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How do you feel when you lean into what makes you uniquely you? Does it light you up? There is power and purpose in knowing exactly who you are. In this episode, Laura chats with Dayna Del Val, President and CEO of The Arts Partnership, to talk about her journey to becoming unapologetically herself, and why the arts are crucial to a thriving community and economy.

Hear Dayna Del Val, President and CEO of The Arts Partnership talk about her journey to becoming unapologetically herself, and why the arts are crucial to a thriving community and economy. 
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Have you ever wished you could turn one of your passions into a business but never thought it could really happen? Today’s guest took her passion that seemed a little cheesy and did just that.

Megan shares how she went from wanting to be a lawyer to becoming a cheesemonger, the best lessons she's learned and more.
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Others shop Manager + Buyer Sarah Peltier discusses how fast fashion is hurting women, the environment, and what we can do about it.

Others shop Manager + Buyer Sarah Peltier discusses how fast fashion is hurting women, the environment, and what we can do about it.
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Leading a team is a challenge in itself. But leading a newly remote team through major changes in an unprecedented global crisis? There’s no manual for that. In our very first episode, we talk with Jodi Duncan, who is rising to these challenges as the president of Flint Group. She shares how to keep your team connected, motivated and moving in the same direction. We also asked Jodi for her tips for marketing effectively and authentically in the current climate. Your audience might need you now more than ever.

In our very first episode, we talk with Jodi Duncan, who is rising to these challenges as the president of Flint Group.