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Building risk tolerance and grit through competitive sailing: Our conversation with Louisa Gould, renaissance women (entrepreneur, gallery owner, Wall Street analyst, competitive sailor, race photographer and more) Episode 66
“Wanderlust” often defines true sailors. And in the case of Louisa Gould it also inspired a significant tolerance for risk taking that helped her find her true passion and calling. Louisa is the owner of the award-winning Louisa Gould Gallery in Viney...
“No one ever becomes poor from giving:” our conversation about impact & creativity with artist and teacher Theresa Girard, Episode 65
. Theresa Girard is an artist and teacher who produces workshops for creative people, and for those hoping to spark their creativity. She’s an exhibiting member of the Providence Art Club, maintains studios in Rhode Island and Bonita Springs,
“Taking the cookies when they are passed” and creating a career that enables you to support your passion: Lisa Nelson, CEO, The American Legislative Exchange Council, Episode 64
Lisa Nelson has held senior-most positions in government, politics and the private sector (including at Visa and AOL Time Warner) over the course of her accomplished career. But, it’s her current post as the CEO of the American Legislative Council Exch...
Finding the courage to change lives one bead at a time: Brittany Underwood, CEO, The AKOLA Project, Episode 63
Brittany Underwood is the CEO of global impact jewelry company The Akola Project. Her life trajectory was altered forever when, in college, she met a Ugandan woman named Sarah. The power of that meeting inspired Brittany’s passion for not only helping ...
Nancie McDonnell Ruder, CEO of marketing firm Noetic Consultants, set out to write a book to help marketers learn from those who were thriving in an increasingly complex and ever changing marketing landscape. In the process,
Empowering others and working to break the cycle of domestic violence: Jan Langbein, CEO, Genesis Women’s Shelter and Support, Episode 61
Jan Langbein is the fiercely passionate, powerhouse CEO of Genesis Women’s Shelter and Support in Dallas, Texas. She has grown Genesis from a seven-bed emergency facility to a multi-faceted treatment center and program for victims of domestic abuse and...
The Importance of Change, Creativity, & Learning to Tell Your Story: Beth Comstock, former Vice Chair GE; Author “Imagine It Forward” (Episode 60)
Change can be difficult. But in a world that continues to grow more and more complex our ability to embrace change and to think more creatively has never been more important. Beth Comstock is the former Vice Chair of Business and Innovation at GE.
Embracing the unexpected, and inspiring others through motherhood and service: Congresswoman Cathy McMorris Rodgers (Episode 59)
We don’t know how life will challenge us, or how those challenges will shape our journey. Congresswoman Cathy McMorris Rodgers is a terrific example of taking what life throws at you – including doors that open for you — and making the most of them,
How we win against hate and extremism: A conversation with author and diplomatic entrepreneur Farah Pandith (Episode 58)
“There is a war being fought and we are losing,” Farah Pandith tells me in our conversation about what drives hate and radical extremism. Farah, who is often described as a “diplomatic entrepreneur,” has worked across political lines for three presiden...
From trailblazing CEO to leadership teacher and coach, Carly Fiorina is running toward challenges and helping others lead and “find their way” (Episode #57)
Carly Fiorina is the former CEO of Hewlett Packard, and the first woman to lead a Fortune 20 company. She also oversaw the largest technology sector merger in history. Her passion for problem solving led her to run for the Republican nomination for pre...