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 …