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You Have a Cool Job: Martial Arts Studio Owner

On this week’s episode

  • On this week’s episode of You Have a Cool Job, Victoria Wagner shares her story of buying a martial arts studio at the age of 19. Now that she has successfully ran the business for over two years, she shares what she learned about running a business, as well as the adversities she’s faced due to her age and gender.
  • Victoria discussed her goals for her students and studio, as well as her motivation for what she does despite challenges–like balancing college with her business and making ends meet.
  • Victoria talked about her personal connection to martial arts, as well as her work with other women.

About the show

You Have a Cool Job is a podcast hosted by Taylor Sienkiewicz from Peterson’s. The show highlights professionals who have a unique, interesting, uncommon, or otherwise cool job.

Our goal is to motivate you and show how interesting, fulfilling, and anything-but-average your career can be, and we’ll do this by talking with people who took a path less traveled. We ask these fascinating individuals how they got to where they are in their career based on their education, experience, and influences;  why they love their job; and lots more.

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Victoria Wagner’s studio, Kicks Martial Arts.

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