Wise Women Speak
Giving Voice to the Wisdom in Women
Welcome to the Wise Women Speak Podcast where we ask women to share with us and our listeners how they used wisdom and inner guidance to recognize and navigate a life of meaning, and to discover and speak with their own authentic voice.
We hope you will be inspired to listen in more deeply to that voice within you.
As a certified Supercoach, trained and mentored by some of the top coaches in the world, Linda brings an understanding of the psychological principles behind insight, clarity and high performance into her work with clients, facilitating the powerful potential in them for breakthrough thinking, creativity, and the problem solving needed for personal and professional success.
Linda has successfully helped women entrepreneurs, leaders, and difference makers to think bigger, be more confident, self assured, successful and powerful than they ever thought.
She holds a BFA in Painting from Rhode Island School of Design, and received fashion, shoe and accessory design training from Parsons School of Design and Fashion Institute of Technology in New York City. After a career in the New York Fashion Industry in VP Sales, Design and Merchandising positions, she founded two shoe and accessory design businesses and has experienced first hand the complex challenges that creators and entrepreneurs face.
Working with her, clients, whether individuals or in business, experience a foundational shift with the fresh thinking and insights that allow them to move successfully forward, doing less, creating, collaborating, and achieving more, all with a sense of ease and the deep resiliency to negotiate life’s challenges.
As a lifelong learner and explorer of life, Lana believes that any transformation begins on the inside. As a coach, she has the uncanny ability to dig deep and help her clients uncover life-changing realizations…as well as finding and appreciating the humor in almost any situation.
Lana is the mother of two teenaged girls and wife of 25 years (and counting!) She holds a degree in Psychology and a Master’s degree in Industrial Relations. She obtained her coaching certification from Concordia University and the Brooke Castillo Life Coach School. Lana gained additional coaching accreditation from The Robbins-Madanes Center founded by personal development expert Tony Robbins and world-renowned psychotherapist, Cloe Madanes.
Lana’s coaching is also informed by additional personal training with Byron Katie, Alison Armstrong, Steve Chandler, Dr. George Pransky and Dr. Amy Johnson. She is also greatly influenced by the works of Syd Banks, Brené Brown, Pema Chodron, Michael Neil and others. Lana is a facilitator of the PSYCH-K method and writes a weekly blog that informs, entertains and challenges her readers. You can find additional information at LanaBcoaching.com.