Dec 10, 2019
Christy Kirk joins the show
today to talk about the theme of the podcast, and what it really
means to be a “badass at any age”. She and I talk about what badass
means to each of us, what inspired us to start a show on the
subject, and why we need to acknowledge and celebrate that quality
within each of us. We also talk about celebrity and everyday role
models in our lives, and what we can do to grab our inner badass
and remember it’s never too late.
What You Will Hear in This Episode:
me, being a badass means owning all parts of yourself, and
challenging the status quo in some way.
don’t think we recognize how badass we are, and this podcast is
here to inspire women to look inside and recognize that within
some, being badass can be picking up and moving to a new place. It
can also be career success or having the courage to move on from a
relationship that no longer serves you.
of the guests that we have talked to so far has such an
inspirational story that we can all feel motivated and inspired
- A few
of our badass role models: Nancy Pelosi, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Helen
Mirren, and Jane Fonda.
- As a
former journalist, Christy is extremely grateful for the women that
opened doors for her in the industry.
so important for women to understand that they need to stay
visible, credible and marketable if keeping their job is their
- Unplug and set aside some time to take a good
hard look at some of the assumptions and limiting beliefs you are
making about yourself. Challenge those assumptions by asking “is
badass woman is someone who stands up for herself, is confident,
and isn’t afraid to challenge the hierarchy, patriarchy, or
conventional thinking.” — Katie Couric
- “There are all kinds of role models when we are
looking in particular for women owning who they are, and being
proud of who they are.”
couldn’t pay me to go back to 25.”
Helen Mirren On