Wendy Bohling is a speaker, thought leader and business consultant on leveraging the financial rewards of a gender equality and inclusive leadership. Her passion is to help build a community of working women with faith. CEO of Corporate Cowgirl Up and author of the bestselling book “Cowgirl Up: A Woman’s Guide to Navigating the Corporate Frontier,” Wendy has more than 30 years’ experience as an executive in the corporate saddle at some of the top telecom Fortune 100 companies and healthcare IT startups.
IF YOU HAVE EVER FELT LIKE YOU’RE NOT GOOD ENOUGH, THIS WAS THE EPISODE FOR YOU.
Wendy and her team of speakers and facilitators are hosting the Not Just a Rib Conference for Working Women with Faith on April 28th in Louisville, Colorado. She has a special discount for Devoted Dreamers listeners, which you'll find below. In this interview, you’ll hear why Wendy has felt “not good enough” to pursue this dream and learn how God has grown and equipped her to follow it anyway. She talks about the importance of getting quiet before God, so you can hear what He’s saying to you, and believing He knows your needs even when you have no idea where provision for your dream will come from.
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MENTIONED ON THE SHOW:
Not Just a Rib Conference for Working Women with Faith
Saturday, April 28, 2018
Christ the Servant Lutheran Church
506 Via Appia Way, Louisville, CO
Discount for Devoted Dreamers: $10 off your conference registration if you use the code “dreamer”. Click here to register.
Beatrice Bruno, The Drill Sergeant of Life
The Meaning of Marriage by Timothy Keller
Be still before the Lord and wait patiently for him...
~ Psalm 37:7
The isolating experience of working in tech jobs as the only woman in the room [3:15]
How God put people in her life who were transparent about their faith in the workplace [4:18]
Realizing she’d been a “closet Christian” for the last 30 years [4:45]
How she downplayed her faith and her career, depending on the setting [5:37]
Coming out of the closet as a Christian [6:49]
Questioning God’s calling on her life and her qualifications to pursue it [7:46]
About the Not Just a Rib Conference on April 28th [8:40]
How the enemy shows up to keep you from making progress in your dream [12:29]
Worldly success versus spiritual/Kingdom success [13:40]
How God provides sometimes even before we know we are in need [15:00]
How she sensed an anointing from God [17:00]
The value of rest and being still, especially if you’re a Type A personality [20:43]
How to let God get in the driver’s seat [22:10]
On being enough [25:37]
Wendy’s advice about involving your community as you pursue your dream [27:11]
You don’t have to have it all together [28:33]
God’s unique purpose for your life [29:38]
How her dream led to a change of perspective about getting married [30:31]
How the dream has changed her over the last year [35:41]
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