Be Bolder is hosted by Lindsay Karas Stencel, venture capitalist and lawyer, who is always striving to Be Bolder. In this show she’ll share her experiences with listeners on how living your authentic life will lead to success in life and business.

Latest Episodes

Imitated Never Duplicated – Episode 36

What does it mean to be authentic? This week Lindsay dives into why you should always be you, don't replicate others, it rarely works out. People also pick up that you're hiding your true self. There's a lot of other people in the world, so just be you, whatever that...

Let Guilt Go: Sleep, Sex, and CBD – Feat. Amanda Goetz – Episode 35

This week Lindsay is joined by Founder and CEO of House of Wise, Amanda Goetz. Amanda shares her journey to living BOLDLY and about her latest, venture, House of Wise. We'll be breaking down some stigmas around life, partnerships, and CBD. Be sure to have your...

If You Can’t Track It, You Can’t Change It – Episode 34

This week we are digging in a bit more in physical wellness and on using devices to better help track and make healthier changes in our life. If you don't have the data to help you make good decisions, we may lean too far in and overdo and then when needed, you'll...

Whoop There It Is Ft. Dr. Alex Hajduczok – Episode 33

What happens when you combine science and data to better optimize recovery results? Well, you get a WHOOP. This week Lindsay and Danielle are joined by Dr. Alex Hajduczok to dig into fitness, burnout, and recovery, and how we can use wearable devices to better predict...

Not All Humans Are Trash – Episode 32

This week Lindsay shares why not all humans are trash. Sometimes the world seems like a dark place, but then someone or some thing can turn it all. She dives into the short episode this week on why we need to look for the light and good in our fellow humans. Listen Now

It’s Okay to Not Be Okay – Episode 31

It’s okay to not be okay. We say this phrase a lot, but it's important that we all believe it. This week Lindsay is joined again by Danielle Blount to dive a bit into their experiences with therapy, why it's important that people support you in your recovery, and why...

Tribe Up – Episode 30

This week Lindsay is talking about why you need your tribe, your ride or dies. These are the people who know you best, challenge you to be better, and support you are your worst. Sometimes though, as you start to accelerate and vibrate higher, you might need to change...

Mate Well – Episode 29

This week we are continuing our conversation on self care and building your best self, and part of that is picking the best partner for you in life. Lindsay shares a few missteps until she found the right one, but he's definitely a keeper, and they're quite the...

Be More Selfish – Episode 28

This week Lindsay continues off of last week theme about improving work life balance and why we all need to be a bit more selfish. No, that does not mean being a jerk and screwing people over to get what you want, it means putting your needs first so that you can best...

Ping Pong Tables Are Not Work Culture – Episode 27

This week Lindsay is joined again by her Chief of Staff and producer, Danielle Blount, to break down why we need to rethink our dedication to the hustle culture. How as investors and entrepreneurs we can put ourselves and teams first while still creating great...

Our Guests

Elsa Isaac

Elsa Isaac Founder & Wardrobe Stylist, Elsa Isaac & Co Elsa Isaac is Founder and Wardrobe Stylist at Elsa Isaac & Co, a professional styling service to C-Suite & professional women. Prior to transitioning to styling C-Suite women, entrepreneurs, and...

Celine Krzan

Celine Krzan PR & Marketing Specialist Celine Krzan graduated from Niagara University receiving a dual degree in Theatre Performance and Political Science in 2013 and graduated from the University at Buffalo MBA Program in 2017. Currently, Celine works at Shea’s...

Amanda Goetz

Amanda Goetz Amanda Goetz is the founder & CEO of House of Wise, the luxury CBD brand empowering women to give more purposeful intention of their routines so they can take control of their lives.After realizing the potential of CBD in her own life, Amanda made it...

Dr. Alex Hajduczok

Dr. Alex Hajduczok Dr. Alex Hajduczok is a third-year internal medicine resident physician at Penn State Hershey in Pennsylvania. He will be joining the cardiology fellowship program at Thomas Jefferson in Philadelphia in July 2021, and is pursuing an academic career...

Calvin Cooper

Calvin Cooper CEO & Co-Founder, Rhove Calvin Cooper is the co-founder and CEO of Rhove, a fintech company founded to turn every renter into an owner. Prior to founding Rhove, Calvin was a Director and Venture Partner at an early stage venture capital firm located...

Danielle Blount

Danielle Blount Chief of Staff, Lindsay Karas Stencel Danielle has been working with startups and entrepreneurs for over five years, helping to connect them to the resources and people they need to be successful. That’s where she met Lindsay Karas Stencel, and in 2020...

Michael Redd

Michael Redd Founder, Twenty Two Ventures Michael Redd has been building, developing and investing in tech-focused startups since he retired from the NBA in 2013. After twelve seasons as a professional basketball player, both in the NBA and the US Olympic team in...