Season 2, Episode 6: Alter Egos and Inner Mentors

Aileen and Elli have a conversation with a human performance coach, resiliency expert, award winning author on the essential tools in the self advocacy tool kit. Jenny Evans, founder and CEO of Powerhouse Performance shares her insights on the role of alter egos (wait for it, she has one and you’re gonna want one too) Read More …

Season 2, Episode 4: Creating Your Own Conditions

Aileen and Elli have a conversation with a small business owner about creating an engaging culture with loyal employees. Kate Kunkel-Bailey shares some of her more corporate what-not-to-do stories that helped shape her view of the company culture she wanted to create with her team. Related Links: The Employee Engagement Myth The 318 Cafe

Season 2, Episode 1: An Evening at the Aster w/ Margaret Murphy & Charles Youel

Aileen and Elli open up this episode with a brief overview of the whole season, and the original conversation that sparked this exploration into self-advocacy, then dive into a conversation live at the Aster Cafe with Margaret Murphy and Charles Youel. Related Links: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p0p1fjLPjYQ (Matthew McConaughey speech) Bold Orange, Margaret Murphy’s company ARTCRANK, created by Read More …

Episode 44 ~ Josh the Manager, Part 2 (w / Erinn Farrell)

In this episode, we switched things up a bit and had our wonderful guest, Erinn Farrell, interview Josh about his first few months on the job as a manager. We get into coaching and management styles, and the ins and outs of performance reviews. Related Links:  Erinn on LinkedIn Andrew Bird Professional Humans theme is: “We Read More …

Episode 42 ~ Getting Your Dream Job, Part 4: Are You Ready for Independence? (w/ Brendon Schrader)

We had a conversation with Brendon Schrader, Founder and CEO of Antenna Consulting based in Minneapolis. Brendon has a great story to tell about the path to finding a way to make your work and your life fit together, and the pitfalls along the way. Related Links: Antenna Consulting Brendon on LinkedIn Brendon on Twitter Read More …

Episode 41 ~ Finding Your Power (w/ Mahtab Rezai)

We had a conversation about where power comes from with one of our favorite professional humans, Mahtab Rezai. The lessons in here aren’t going to hit you over the head with obviousness – but there are some concepts in here for you to start to explore about yourself, like the Where You Were Forged idea, Read More …