32 minutes | Dec 9, 2021
Ep 66: How to build a 6 Figure Career in Construction + Alison Kronebusch
Listen in to hear how Alison, the chief sales officer at Reconstruction Experts is changing the construction industry in BOLD ways! She alongside many other women that work at RE are challenging the false narrative that construction is men's work. And they are hiring! If you are looking for that amazing opportunity to work for a company and earn REAL money while working and being supported this is your chance.... If the last 2 years have kicked you in the butt and maybe you are ready to upgrade to a positive and thriving career in construction....then listen and take action! They are looking for YOU! https://www.reconexp.com/company/careers/ @reconstruction_experts https://www.facebook.com/ReconstructionExpertsInc/
34 minutes | Sep 16, 2021
Ep 65: Dawn Matze + General Contractor Extraordinaire!
Join me as I interview a grandma of 3 who still works full time as a general contractor! She's killing it in the trades and has so much to teach us about overcoming obstacles and knowing YOUR worth. From eating disorders and low self esteem to an abusive husband and poverty, she has continued to push forward. Now 30 years later, she loves what she does everyday and wants to share how she built a multi 6-figure business! This is the first in a series of 6 episodes with her, going deep into all aspects of her life and business. You won't want to miss her honesty and transparency as she talks money, work, kids and the trades! Dawn will be one of our keystone speakers and teachers at our upcoming 2nd Annual Virtual Summit, called BUILD YOUR CRAFT. To sign up FREE, email to register Camille_L@sbcglobal.net
39 minutes | Jun 8, 2021
Ep 64: Dan @athenaoutfitters + Gear For Women!
If you have ever wondered just what makes a great work boot? Well we have some answers today on the show! We are joined by Dan Van Dis, owner of @athenaoutfitters an online boot and gear store just for women in the trades! He takes us through his 4th generation show selling history and how it all began. Its a rich history of boot sellers and his thriving business is set to really help women especially understand what makes certain gear just work and fit better! So if you feel inspired, go check out Athena Outfitters and use code RYL15 to get 15% off today. They also have some amazing summer gear for hiking, and getting out on the water, so if you are active and enjoy the summer, grab a cute pair of sandals too!
23 minutes | May 22, 2021
Ep 63: Tell Your Story! + Katie Thompson
If you have ever dreamed of having your work shown in major magazines or even your local newspaper to get more customers or to feel seen...this IS the woman to help you! Katie Thompson is back on the show to talk in detail about her new course "Tell Your Story!", she is dropping all the deets on how to get it done and dramatically grow your business in 2021! Her workshop sign up ends TODAY so sign up and get her insight into your business right now! https://hustling-innovator-6792.ck.page/products/tell-your-story-workshop
68 minutes | May 18, 2021
Ep 62: Kick Ass Electrical Apprentice + Maggie Rogosienski
This week we are getting our party groove on with the spirited Maggie from @electric.mags! She's full of energy and enthusiasm for her new found career as an apprentice in the electrical union. She's loving the technical challenges and finding humor in just about everyday so give it a listen and show her some support. She's proof that you can be a mom and thrive in the union... And if you want to get yourself something nice for summer... go check out Athena Outfitters...where they curate clothes and shoes just for women in the trades. Use code "RYL15" at checkout and save 15% today. They also have some awesome other gear you will love!
25 minutes | Mar 30, 2021
Ep 61: Using Color in Woodworking! + Karla Diaz
If you love color as much as I do then you will want to listen to todays' episode with Karla Diaz! She is a triple threat with wood turning + furniture making + industrial design. She lives in Los Angeles with her wife and adorable dog and loves mixing textures and color in her wood bowls. Find out how she went from business school to a full time wood worker and how she instills sustainability into all her products. Today's episode is brought to you by our lovely friends at Athena Outfitters! Save 15% today by using code "RYL 15" at checkout and get yourself a new pair of workbooks or dovetail pants. And if you have any questions about the fit or wear, they are always wiling to help! So if you want some personal attention (unlike a lot of larger shops) they will give it to you :)
26 minutes | Mar 8, 2021
Ep 60: Katie Thompson + Women of Woodworking!
Join my conversation with the lovely Katie Thompson who runs Women of Woodworking newsletter and community. Hear how it got started and her inspiration to continue building this amazing community of talented women. She's got big plans in the future and you don't want to miss out! Click the link in our bio to sign up and get all the insider advice, interviews and help she can provide to you. And don't forget to submit your work or ask to be on her IG live on Wednesday to get some support for what you are doing. She welcomes all your submissions and wants to hear from you! Check out my friends @athenaoutfitters for any gear or clothes to stay warm and dry on your job sites or cool and flexible in hot spaces! They are the experts in workbook and trade clothes for women so use my code RYL 15 to save 15% today!
15 minutes | Mar 8, 2021
Ep 59: Host Camille Finan Celebrates Pioneering Women!
Today I'm celebrating just how far women have come and continue to pioneer and push their creativity, strength and power out into the world to make it a better place! So I'm celebrating by starting off with a great song by Joss Stone called "Free Me" to rock to and set the mood and then my shout outs to just a few of the amazing women who have tirelessly worked to celebrate women in the trades for years! And then some of my favorite movies to watch and learn more about just how far we have come...heres's to you ladies!! @womenofwoodworking @trades_women_of_ig @giulianodesigns @rjcliftondesignsllc @girlsbuild_org @tools_n_tiaras @tradeswomen_talk @thehousethat_she_built Things to watch on HULU that will make you proud and appreciative of the struggle of women: #1 Mrs. America #2 Handmaids Tale #3 US vs Billie Holiday Books to buy or gift for a woman in your life! Cris Chrisman: Women's Work (available amazon etc...) This episode brought to you buy my friends at @Athenaoutfitters! They have the BEST products just for women in the trades and will help you pick out the PERFECT work boot, pants, gloves and more. Use link RYL 15 to save 15% off everyday!
47 minutes | Feb 10, 2021
Ep 58: Upgrade Your Skills! + Elly Hart
Listen to this HEARTFELT interview with the amazing Elly Hart! Her real and raw glimpse into the world of being a carpenters apprentice will open your eyes to the trades! She transitioned from being a successful journalist to becoming a "red seal" carpenter in Canada. And her belief in "why not me?" has led her to continue to push forward with opportunities and not let her fears stop her journey. Many of you have followed her "Elly the apprentice" IG account for years and have been a fan so now we have her here on the show to talk about her future plans! And she is now teaching a class on blueprint reading...from MT. Copeland, an online school to upgrade your skills. These classes are affordable, fast AND comprehensive! With 8 classes available now including construction math, cabinet building, blueprint reading and more. You will not want to miss out so sign up now and learn from this passionate woman who cares so deeply for her craft.
31 minutes | Jan 20, 2021
Ep 57: Ballet Slippers to Steel Toe Boots! + Brandy Kawalka
Happy New Year! and welcome to a 6 episode series we are hosting called "Women You Should Know". These are women who are proving how successful you can be in the trades. Brandy Kawulka turned in her ballet shoes to become a finish carpenter and created a high-end cabinet shop with her husband Paul Keller. So yes they are both cabinet makers! Listen in to hear how they make that work with 2 kids and have built a super successful remodeling business in Vancouver. You won't want to miss her confidence and positive view of women in the trades! She celebrates "blue collar" work and believes women shine because they are detail oriented, creative problem solvers and great communicators. And check out her new podcast "All Things Renovation" where she educates clients about what is actually involved in a remodel. She's going to cover it all so give her a follow and let's support a fellow female podcaster in the trades sharing her voice and expertise! Listen and learn how YOU might promote your business by adding a podcast like she is doing. Books Mentioned: > E-myth by Michael Gerber > 7 Habits of Highly Successful People > Profit First And check out our new partner Athena Outfitters.com and use code RYL15 to save 15% off any purchase. They specialize in helping women in the trades find clothes that fit their bodies, and keep them warm and safe on any jobsite!
42 minutes | Dec 16, 2020
Episode 56: From Chemist to Furniture Maker + Kelly Parker
Listen to the amazing Kelly Parker as she talks about why she loves dragonflies....making curved boxes and all kinds of furniture as her "second" career. You will love her passion for storytelling through her work and bringing her clients into the artistic process! And check out our new partner Athena Outfitters.com and use code RYL15 to save 15% off any purchase. They specialize in helping women in the trades find clothes that fit their bodies, and keep them warm and safe on any jobsite!
25 minutes | Dec 2, 2020
Ep 55: Best Selling Children's Author + Helena Ku Rhee
If you are starting to get ready for xmas and have some little ones on your list...you won't want to miss listening to best-selling children's book author Helena Ku Rhee! She created a gorgeous book along with famous illustrator @pascalcampionart that tells the story of her blue collar working family. Its tender and imaginative and such a lovely story of following your dreams. You will get to hear how her parents got her to law school and to working for Hollywood Film Studios in LA...but secretly she wanted to be a writer. Her way of teasing out often hidden themes in society in kids books is amazing. So entertaining and I can't wait to see the Disney movie in the future! So pull up a hot cocoa and settle in to hear why you needs her books in your life!
16 minutes | Nov 4, 2020
Ep 54: Just in time for Xmas! + Julie Fierley
Get ready to turn your hobby craft into a small business with Julie Fierley! She joins the show to talk about how she has built a successful "cribbage board" business selling through etsy and IG as a side hustle. These adorable hand-made boards are perfect for a family xmas gift for all kinds of gatherings. She makes any custom shape and its a fun break from all the stress of this year. Check her out! IG: custom_cribbage_boards We've also had a great response to all the speakers from the Build Your Craft 2020 summit so we are going to be offering another podcast so you can listen to all the great sessions. Sign up FREE in our bio, you can listen on the go and not miss out!!
30 minutes | Oct 6, 2020
Ep 53: YOUR money & Mindset + Erin Lindstrom
45 minutes | Sep 30, 2020
Ep 52: Podcasting for "CREATIVES" + Christine O'Donnell
Have you ever wanted to make a bigger impact? Talk about the nitty gritty of your skill, trade or expertise? Well, the fastest way to do that and gain clients, authority in your space and make a BIG impact in the world is through a podcast! Today I have award-winning journalist/podcast coach Christine O'Donnell + my good friend to share a little about how a podcast can work for YOU! Find out why having a heart and being a journalist go together like PB&J. And how she transitioned to creating some top charting podcasts you listen to today. Get her free GUIDE here! She will also be a speaker at our virtual summit coming up Oct 24-25 2020 so sign up for FREE now to win one of our $500+ amazing tool giveaways and hear Christine talk about breaking through your fears being in front of the camera or in front of a microphone! bit.ly/rylsummit SIGN UP NOW (FREE)!
54 minutes | Sep 28, 2020
Ep 51: TOOL GIVEAWAY! + Surprise Co-Host
Let's Celebrate and win some tools! Listen to this episode to learn just HOW MUCH GOOD STUFF you can win...I have a special co-host that you will love as we talk through all the tools and goodies you can win by sign up for "Build YOUR Craft" virtual summit 2020. HINT: Listen in to hear what a "concealed carry fatmax tape measure" is and why I can't stop stealing.... HINT: Find out why @catperson is my favorite cat food (ps-I also love dogs) We are giving away QTY 2 $500 tool packages and a special BONUS giveaway worth $250. So tune in to listen to us give away all the details!! Package #1-worth $500+ Package #2-worth $500+ BONUS: (its a secret) SIGN UP FREE: bit.ly/rylsummit tag this post to receive 2 entries!
56 minutes | Sep 8, 2020
Ep 50: Sweet and Sassy + Stevie Estler
You know her by her brands "built by Stevie" and "carpentHER" and today we get the inside scoop of what drives the amazing Stevie Estler! She will be one of our featured speakers in October 2020 at "Built Your Craft" and you only have to listen to find out why...From her strong faith and belief in family to her sassy attitude and hard work ethic, she just doesn't quit. We talk everything from her strong commitment to mental health and taking care of our minds as well as our bodies to her activism work against sex trafficking and just why it is so personal to her. Then we talk dating as a carpenter and what she's looking for in a partner. Lastly we get into the nitty gritty of all the amazing projects she has going on, from the ground up build of her gorgeous new workshop to the launch of her Youtube channel, teaching classes at her facility in the future and so much more! Give it a listen and learn what makes Stevie tick! @builtbystevie To register for the FREE "Build Your Craft" virtual event Oct 24-25, 2020, sign up now and be entered to win $500 tool/merch package! https://remodelyourlifepodcast.com/virtual-summit/
29 minutes | Sep 1, 2020
Ep 49: Become a YOUTUBE sensation! + Erika Vieira
Join me as we learn from the Queen of YOUTUBE! Erika Vieira coaches some of the most popular YT stars and you will want to learn her secrets. If you have ever thought of starting a channel or just want to improve the one you already have...this is the episode for you! Hear about her background in acting and marketing and how she transformed it into a sensational YouTube business coaching women. From how to be magnetic on camera...to how to define your target audience and what they want to watch...you will learn a lot from this expert in field. So if you have skill and want to get more clients or share it to build your brand, you won't want to miss meeting her on the show today! @youtubepowerhourpodcast www.erikavieira.net/masterclass www.erikavieira.net/bootcamp And don't forget to sign up for "Build Your Craft" 2020! Our FREE virtual summit is open now. Get your free ticket for Oct 24-25. Erika will be presenting more Youtube insiders secrets that you will not want to miss! www.remodelyourlifepodcast.com/virtual-summit/
7 minutes | Aug 28, 2020
Ep 48: BUILD YOUR CRAFT Virtual Event is open!
Today is a special episode because we are officially opening the doors to sign up for our FREE virtual summit called BUILD YOUR CRAFT! on October 24-25 2020. This is all about free classes and presentations to show women thriving in the trades right now! We are focused around helping you build your creative/maker/woodworking/construction business or maybe how to get into the trades and advance your career. Listen to this special episode to get all the details...find out how YOU can win a $500 tool and merchandise package, the details of the classes, the keynote speakers and much more! >>We are giving away Qty 2 $500 tool and merchandise packs that you will not want to miss out on! In order to win you MUST register for free, the link is in the show notes and our bio. You will get 2 extra entries if you share the page and tag us! So get going and spread the word, share with your friends who are in the trades and want to grow or upgrade or your friends that might want a new career or side hustle. https://remodelyourlifepodcast.com/virtual-summit/
47 minutes | Aug 4, 2020
Ep 47: Take over a multi-million dollar construction biz at age 26!
Find out how Rachel Brown had to take over her multi-million family business at the age of 26 and hit the ground running after her father passed away suddenly...and how she became a leader in the industry. How being a woman gives her a strong competitive advantage with clients and how she made it through cancer+divorce+adoption in the space of 5 years to build her strongest company yet! -Learn how her dad taught her to pivot and why asking the question "how are you getting it right?" is the key to moving past failures -Find out why her background in psychology and visual arts is the perfect combo for building custom homes and raving fans. -And ask yourself... How do YOU want to spend the rest of you life? This episode will inspire you to reinvent yourself and go after that BIG dream!