Month: March 2018

Program 138 – Double Standards of Working Parents

This panel will explore how we navigate the demands of both workplace and parental obligations, while still feeling fulfilled personally, in both our work and life contributions. A maddeningly common double standard involves expectations about one’s ability to commit to work while also raising a family. Jess Dewell hosts panelists Tom Rhodes and Pam Barroway to discuss the demands working parents face – and, conversely, the double standards and assumptions that they are faced with. A program for every working parent. Starting the conversation… What assumptions do people make about you being a working parent? How do those assumptions...

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Program 137 – LIVE – Survive and Thrive

Four in every one hundred businesses make it to the 10-year mark, and Adam Proehl’s company NordicClick one of them. The ability to adapt, grow, and keep a product that stays useful over time … these goals directly relate to specific traits and mindsets within a business. Adam Proehl will share with us highlights of his first 10 years as a business owner (of NordicClick) and what the next 10 may hold. Regardless of industry, taking a real look at where we are at and where we are going shapes the way we think and make decisions. Join Jess...

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Program 136 – Get Uncomfortable

Think back to the times you’ve thought about dropping (almost) everything in life to switch direction – Amy Charity did it, and is going to talk about the experience with us. Each of us faces obstacles when we encounter BIG change. Whether it’s how we evaluate, what’s the first step, or even knowing the end goal – the execution is difficult because of the commitments and obligations we already have. Amy Charity joins Jess Dewell to talk about how to get uncomfortable … and succeed! Starting the Conversation… What obstacles tend to get in our way when making a...

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Program 135 – LIVE March 20 – Show When You Care

Our need for connection sometimes prevents us from showing we care, and we will explore what to do about it. Our need for connection sometimes prevents us from showing we care, and we will explore what to do about it. Lasting business relationships, personal networks, people in our community are all connections that when we cultivate we can call on. However, without practice showing we care can be clumsy and misunderstood. Jess Dewell talks with Scott Scowcroft and Ray Hiltz to explore how you can show when you care. Starting the Conversation… How do we show others we are...

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Program 134 – Quantum Results in Real Time

The concepts that we learn about taking one step at a time are not always sufficient; sometimes we must radically change techniques to get the results we want in real time. To do so requires a dual realization: understanding that we don’t always know everything … and yet, we know enough to also recognize that sometimes we must change our thinking to meet goals. By embracing “we don’t have to know everything,” we attain a level of mastery-in-moments. Jess Dewell interviews Dianne Collins and Allan Collins about QuantumThink. Starting the Conversation… How we observe when a leap (in thinking)...

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Program 133 – LIVE – Increase Our Confidence

Depending on our experience, gender, race, to name a few traits, we can make more of an impact by consciously using all aspects of our communication. Every single one of us requires a level of confidence to move forward to achieve our goals, and recognizing what obstacles we may face interacting in diverse groups we can build our authority and be seen as approachable and committed to our work. Jess Dewell interviews Andrea Kramer and Alton Harris to talk about how to increase our confidence. Starting the Conversation… How do we evaluate where we are at and where we...

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Program 132 – Guts and Grace

Find out what inhibits our ability to embody confidence. Find out what inhibits our ability to embody confidence. When practicing confidence, we will know how it feels, what we see, and how we act to recall that courage and determination when we are faced with fear or insecurity. Having mastered the integration of emotion and movement, guest Tracy Revell joins Jess Dewell to share how we can all find and embody our guts and grace. Starting the Conversation… What makes our place in space – and in our bodies revolutionary? How do guts improve our ability to navigate difficult...

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Program 131 – LIVE – Build Awareness and Act!

When we act without knowledge, regardless of intention, we may harm others. When we act without knowledge, regardless of intention, we may harm others. By increasing our awareness of how others react, we can figure out the questions to ask in order to take the right action at the right time. Abigail Manning visits The Voice of BOLD Business to talk about the awareness needed build trust, and take action. Starting the Conversation… Break out of the ‘norm’, who’s norm is it? A different look at the importance of behavior over words. How do we know when we’ve lost...

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Program 130 – The Importance of Transparency in Relationships

Hear about what rock bottom looks and feels like when transparency is lacking within our relationships. With regards to transparency, what we share (or not) – that’s all up to us. To build trusting relationships and connect to friends, family, and colleagues we discern the right information to share at the right time. When finances, work, and / or personal lives are filled with uncertainty it impacts every part of our existence. Lorraine Reguly talks with Jess Dewell about the importance of transparency in relationships. Starting the Conversation… What’s that point when we talk to others about our past...

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