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“Know that you’re amazing. Every individual on the planet is, and the world needs your talents and your abilities desperately. Can you trust and accept the fact that you are special and you are unique, and that now is the time to recognize that clearly?” – Kathy Caprino 

We’re thrilled to share today’s 200th episode of Finding Brave with you! 

Before we begin, I would like to thank each and every one of you, our listeners, for helping us reach this big milestone of our 200th episode. We’re so grateful for your amazing support, feedback and listening ears helping the show thrive over these three years. We’re so very grateful to you.

Creating this podcast has been one of the most joyful and rewarding professional endeavors I’ve ever worked on, and I pinch myself every day for the blessing of learning from so many or our amazing guests, and hearing from our listeners who share their riveting feedback.

I also want to send a huge thank you to my team at Kathy Caprino LLC and, whose magic helps make this show possible. Together, we look forward to continuing to bring new content to you each week. 

To celebrate this milestone, we are offering something special that we hope will move you forward fast on your “finding brave” path to building your career, life and business as you truly want it. 

As we’ve had so many amazing guests who’ve inspired us with their messages, books, talks and more, and we have compiled a selection of brief highlights from 16 episodes over the past three years that reflect the following characteristics. They:

1) Are among the most downloaded and listened-to episodes of the show

2) Impacted me personally in a very powerful way and created an immediate and potent shift for me, in mindset, behavior or perspective

3) Received the most number of shares and comments, either to me directly or on social media where listeners accessed these episodes.

I’ve included several solo episodes that were the most popular as well. 

I do hope that these excerpts will make a positive difference in your life. And I hope you’ll go back and listen to the full episodes that have been excerpted, to benefit from the rich conversations with each of these inspiring guests.

A Word About My New Course The Most Powerful You

Before we begin the episode, I would like to ask a favor regarding my new course, The Most Powerful You. This course is the digital companion to my new book The Most Powerful You: 7 Bravery-Boosting Paths to Career Bliss. The training course is designed to help professionals of all levels and careers — and their organizations and leaders – receive the training they need to close what my research has found are the 7 most damaging power gaps that impact 98% of women and 90% of men today.  These gaps block professionals from reaching their highest potential at work, and their most rewarding and thrilling goals and visions for their careers and professional roles. When we face these gaps, we struggle and fail to thrive in our work, careers and businesses. 

If you are a manager, leader, or serve in HR or DEI (diversity, equity and inclusion) capacities or know friends and colleagues who do, I sincerely hope you will point them to The Most Powerful You course at —  or feel free to reach out directly for more info. This course is truly transformational in helping professionals contribute as they long to, making a positive and powerful impact.

Thank you and I hope you enjoy this special episode! As always, We’d love to hear your feedback on this show, and for those who haven’t rated or reviewed Finding Brave on Apple Podcasts, please consider doing so as it truly helps expand the reach of the show.

Highlights from this Episode:

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NEW!: Kathy’s brand new digital newsletter subscription program “Your Path To Career Bliss”

I’m thrilled to share the publication of our new monthly newsletter Your Path To Career Bliss! Each month, this newsletter offers an in-depth exploration of one key career, leadership or personal growth topic that is essential to understand if you wish to build a happier, more successful and rewarding career or business. These are the topics that are the most sought-after by my readers, clients, course members and thousands of professionals I hear from globally each year.

Every issue offers a selection of the MOST read articles that I’ve written on the key topic of the newsletter — from my Forbes column, LinkedIn platform and personal blogs — which have garnered over 35 million views and thousands of comments and requests for follow-up, hands-on support. 

The newsletter also offers riveting podcast interviews with some of the nation’s top experts, along with career surveys and assessments, resource recommendations, a Subscriber highlight section, an “Ask Kathy” column and more — all aimed to help you achieve true breakthrough in how you’re living and working, so you can succeed at a higher level, achieve what you dream to, and experience the career breakthrough you’re ready for. 

Further, we’ve made it as affordable as possible with 2 tiers to choose from. The first month is completely free, and you can cancel at any time.

I hope you’ll join me in this program now! CLICK HERE to learn more and claim your FREE issue today.

Thank you and I can’t wait to help you on Your Path To Career Bliss.

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In Australia and New Zealand, click here to order, elsewhere outside North America, click here, and in the UK, click here.

If you enjoy the book, we’d so appreciate your giving the book a positive rating and review on Amazon! And check out Kathy’s digital companion course The Most Powerful You, to help you close the 7 most damaging power gaps in the most effective way possible. 

Submit your audio “Ask Kathy” questions here:

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“If you can look for those areas of life that scare you and cause problems, I say that’s the quick ticket to your genius.” [Gay Hendricks, 9:33]

“Things have gotten so reactionary culturally that people are picking up the sword of feminism again. We all live under patriarchy, which is a rigid dichotomy of gender roles.” [Terry Real, 10:05]

“Contrast is a part of life. We’re not going to be happy all the time, and we can’t realize our potential without the challenges and struggles.” [Bronnie Ware, 12:11]

“If I can’t lead myself, why should anyone else follow me? You see, we can only give what we have.” [John Maxwell, 14:42]

“What’s your leadership story? How are you telling people about who you are and the difference you can make?” [Tony Vlahos, 16:17]

“You’ve got to commit to loving yourself every single day, and then you can go love your kids every single day.” [Andrew Wittman, 22:41]

 “Most often, we have intentions that affect other people, but so rarely do we actually share those intentions with the people that they affect.” [Chad Littlefield, 24:52]

“Until we start realizing that we are fabricating reality in our minds, in a way that is going to damage the conversation, we’re not ready to open our mouths.” [Joseph Grenny, 27:55]

“In a culture where there’s a tremendous amount of dysfunction, what you likely have is leaders at the top of the organization that have failed to grow in maturity.” [Laura Gallaher, 28:21]

“Ask yourself how you can afford it, and that awakens resourcefulness [in you]. It’s never about a lack of resources, but it’s always about a lack of resourcefulness.” [Grace Lee, 31:03]

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Kathy’s new book The Most Powerful You: 7 Bravery-Boosting Paths to Career Bliss shares vital information on the 7 most damaging power gaps that 98% of professional women face and how to overcome them. Boost your power and confidence today!


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