Wellness + Self Care Series: Finding your body-mind-spirit connection

"You can't hate your body into a shape you will love." 

Ijeoma Oluo

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How do you find wellness in your life?  Are you trying to find alignment with your mind, body and spirit?  On today’s episode we offer a...

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Wellness and Self Care Series Part 1: Incorporating Everyday Fitness

How we value and honor our own bodies impacts how we value and honor the bodies of others. 

Sonya Renee Taylor

More information can be found at www.socialchangeleaders.net/episode/029

On today’s episode we speak with Vimbai Madzura. Vimbai holds a Master of Social Work with a...

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What Social Change Leaders Can Learn From COVID-19

Shared leadership ... is less like an orchestra where the conductor is always in charge, and more like a jazz band, we're leadership is passed around … depending on what the music demands at the moment and who feels moved by the spirit to express the music.

- Philip Schlechty

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10 Strategies to Help You Keep Working and Living During COVID-19

Try this perspective shift. Instead of seeing “social distancing” and travel bans as panic, try seeing them as acts of mass cooperation intended to protect the collective whole. This plan is not about individuals going into hiding. It's a global deep breath...an agreement between...

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Lifting As She Climbs in the Video Gaming Industry and Beyond

If Not You, Who?

Give me a place to stand, and I will move the world.

- Archimedes

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On today’s episode we speak with Jules Porter, Esq and MBA, and learn how and why she is leading the way toward a more diverse...

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Culture and White Body Supremacy

“One sick elephant doesn’t stop a circus; so figure it out.” 

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On today’s episode we speak with Resmaa Menakem, a healer, author, trauma specialist and podcaster.  Resmaa shares his thoughts and...

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Moving the Money: Connecting Investors and Underestimated Entrepreneurs

More information can be found at: www.socialchangeleaders.net/episode/024

‘Level Up’ 

Ciara

On today’s episode we speak with Elaine Rasmussen, Founder and CEO  of Social Impact Strategies Group, and Stephannie Lewis, their Director of Strategic Partnerships. ...

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The Importance of Coaching for Social Innovators

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We cannot solve our problems with the same thinking we used when we created them. 

Albert Einstein

On today’s episode, Stephanie and Traci discuss coaching.  Listeners will:   

  • Learn about the...
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How to Create Culture Change

Culture can become a secret weapon that makes extraordinary things happen. 

 - Jon Katzenback

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In order to maximize your impact, social innovators and social change leaders need to understand the role of culture and have...

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5 Common Marketing Mistakes Social Leaders Make

Marketing is now longer about the stuff you make, but about the stories you tell. 

- Seth Godin

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In this episode, you will have the opportunity to learn about the five common marketing mistakes social leaders make and ways to...

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Podcast Recommendations for Social Change Leaders

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Learning is a Treasure that will follow its owner everywhere Chinese Proverb

On today’s episode, Stephanie and Traci share a few of their favorite podcasts and discuss how these podcasts may be helpful to social change...

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Living with Intention, 5 Takeaways from Oprah’s 2020 Vision: Your Life in Focus Tour

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Commitment isn’t just trying, it’s deciding. Deciding what’s right for you. Deciding the time is right.  Deciding you deserve it. Deciding there are no excuses or delays.  Deciding how to...

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Creating Win-Win Economy Through Better Free Enterprise and People-Planet Centered Design

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How can we make the world work for 100% of humanity in the shortest possible time through spontaneous cooperation without ecological damage or disadvantage to anyone?  

Buckminster Fuller

On today’s episode we...

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How to Practice Radical Love and Social Justice Parenting

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On today’s episode we speak with Dr. Traci Baxley.  Traci is the creator of Social Justice Parenting, a philosophy rooted in radical love and activism.  Traci’s work focuses on supporting families with...

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Creating a Vision and Planning for More Impact in 2020

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In this episode, you will have the opportunity to:

  1. Learn the characteristics of a good vision statement
  2. Understand the connection between vision, mission, goals and strategies. values
  3. Begin developing a written vision...
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Create a Vision and Planning for More Impact in 2020

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In this episode, you will have the opportunity to:

  1. Learn about visioning and planning and why it is important to do on a regular basis
  2. Understand the different ways you can create your vision including vision boards,...
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Recognizing Local Innovation and Why it Matters

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In this episode, you will:

  • Meet Jay Kiedrowski and learn Jay’s perspective on how innovation works in the public, private and nonprofit sector
  • Understand why the University of Minnesota Humphrey School of Public...
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How to Increase Your Confidence and Maximize Your Impact

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In today’s episode you will meet Polly Meyer, an executive presence coach. You will: 

  • Learn how Polly discovered and followed her passion to help individuals have a more powerful presence and therefore have more...
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The Importance of Building a Practice of Gratitude

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In this episode, we discuss the importance of building a practice of gratitude. Specifically, you will: 

  • Understand how gratitude is good for your personal health
  • Learn about how gratitude is good for groups and teams ...
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How to Develop and Lead with a Mindset for Social Innovation

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In this episode, we discuss something central and critical to social innovation - mindset. In order to best leverage socially innovative ideas and energy, we all need to collectively embrace a mindset for it.  Specifically,...

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How a Social Enterprise is Strengthening Families by Supporting Cooperative Co-Parenting

In this episode, you will:

  • Meet Alysha Price and learn how her journey as a mom and co-parent led her to pursue her passions and develop her own social enterprise, The Price Dynamic. 
  • Understand how Alysha’s alignment of personal values and her business mission is making her...
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