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Interviews with best-selling authors, executives, and innovators Powerful Conversations features thought-leaders across industries and locations on a variety of business-oriented, leadership and entrepreneurial topics. Host Monica Phillips will moderate the show in a way that is engaging, funny, passionate, and brings value to you, the listener. Listen, engage, feel inspired, and give yourself permission to live a fulfilling life, now.

Interviews with best-selling authors, executives, and innovators Powerful Conversations features thought-leaders across industries and locations on a variety of business-oriented, leadership and entrepreneurial topics. Host Monica Phillips will moderate the show in a way that is engaging, funny, passionate, and brings value to you, the listener. Listen, engage, feel inspired, and give yourself permission to live a fulfilling life, now.
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Interviews with best-selling authors, executives, and innovators Powerful Conversations features thought-leaders across industries and locations on a variety of business-oriented, leadership and entrepreneurial topics. Host Monica Phillips will moderate the show in a way that is engaging, funny, passionate, and brings value to you, the listener. Listen, engage, feel inspired, and give yourself permission to live a fulfilling life, now.

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Episodes

The Power of a Warm Embrace w/ Jane Chen

10/20/2019
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Jane Chen is the co-founder and CEO of Embrace, a social enterprise that aims to help the millions of vulnerable babies born every year in developing countries through a low-cost infant warmer. Unlike traditional incubators that cost up to $20,000, the Embrace infant warmer costs around $200. The device requires no electricity, has no moving parts, is portable and is safe and intuitive to use. Jane Chen has spent years working on health issues in the developing world. Listen in and learn...

Duration:00:56:37

Women Get Funded: 3 Leading VCs Tell You How To Do It

10/17/2019
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Are you an entrepreneur lacking the money and resources you need? Don't miss this expert VC line-up. Learn how to get connected to the mentors and advisors who want you to succeed. In this episode you'll get expert advice from the women who connect entrepreneurs to money and traction. They've done it and they share with you their strategies and experience on what works. Expert line-up: Nancy Hayes of Golden Seeds, Alicia Castillo Holley of Women Get Funded, and Jory Des Jardins, co-founder...

Duration:00:59:35

Technology for Good: Entrepreneurs Making A Difference in the Lives of Others w/ Leila Janah

10/15/2019
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What is the power of using the Internet to lift 30,000 people out of poverty through the creation of jobs? That is what Leila Janah did with SamaSource and that is just the beginning. She is the Founder and CEO of Sama Group and Laxmi and an award-winning social entrepreneur. She created an international nonprofit that is now a consortium of three organizations, created jobs, crowdfunds medical procedures, and trains employees at job centers in the US and in Kenya. Join us as she shares her...

Duration:00:54:01

Working Your Way to the C-Suite w/ Shellye Archambeau

10/13/2019
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What does it take to work your way to the top of an organization? Do you have an intention of being a CEO someday? Shellye Archambeau is the CEO of MetricStream, a governance, risk, and compliance company. She had a 15-year career at IBM where she worked her way up to run IBM's Asia Pacific business for the public sector, making her the first African American woman to be sent on assignment internationally by the company. In this episode, Shellye shares with us her experiences as we dive into...

Duration:00:53:41

The Power of Being Yourself w/ Joe Plumeri former CEO of Citigroup

10/9/2019
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In this episode, I am thrilled to feature Joe Plumeri whose impressive career includes serving as vice chairman of the First Data Board of Directors and previously as chairman and CEO of Willis Group Holdings plc and as CEO of Citibank North America where he held a 32-year career. He drove the deal to rename the Sears Tower as Willis Tower, then the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere. In 2015 Joe published his first book, a national best seller, The Power of Being Yourself: A Game...

Duration:00:57:01

Secrets of Sand Hill Road - Venture Capital And How To Get It w/ Scott Kupor

10/8/2019
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Female founders are statistically less likely to receive investments from venture capitalists. While there is a growing diversity of investments, it’s still going to take substantial time before industry changes take place. Scott Kupor, managing partner at Andreessen Horowitz and author of Secrets of Sand Hill Road, joins me to talk about venture capitalism and the changing face of the investment industry. Scott has been with Andreessen Horowitz since it began in 2009. He’s now working with...

Duration:00:47:58

Diversity Meets Technology at New York Fashion Week w/ Anina Net

9/5/2019
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When the fashion and technology worlds combine, remarkable and advanced creations are made. But we need to encourage more women and minority groups to embrace technology. Anina Net, fashion model, blogger, and CEO of 360 Fashion Network is creating beautiful wearable technology while paving the way for diversity. Anina Net is an absolute inspiration. She approached major tech companies with her ideas to combine fashion and technology at an early age and has been guided, mentored, and...

Duration:00:56:09

New York Fashion Week meets Technology w/ Anina Net, Pablo Starr, Dale Noelle

9/3/2019
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Who says the fashion industry has to stay the same as it always was? With remarkable advances in technology, the industry is entering a renaissance period, with many designers and models at the helm. We’re speaking with Anina Net, Pablo Starr, and Dale Noelle to find out how they’re revolutionizing the fashion industry with wearable technology. Anina Net was the first model blogger. She’s the CEO of 360 Fashion, a company dedicated to fashion technology and wearable tech. Pablo Starr is a...

Duration:00:45:36

A Growth Mindset - Entrepreneurs and Creativity w/ Larry Robertson

6/20/2019
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Join me for an interview with award-winning author Larry Robertson as we delve into the world of creativity and explore some of the themes he has covered in his second book released Fall 2016, "The Language of Man: Learning to Speak Creativity." About Larry Robertson Larry Robertson is the 8-time award-winning author of "A Deliberate Pause: Entrepreneurship and its Moment in Human Progress" and the founder of two ventures, one for-profit, and one non-profit. He is a highly respected thought...

Duration:00:56:25

Competition vs. Collaboration: Your Strategy for Success w/ Bill Reichert & Tim Draper

6/18/2019
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What does it take to make it as an entrepreneur? What do you need to know to create rapid, sustainable growth while also being a boss who everyone loves and respects? How do you create a vision and culture that is connected to your values while always trying to get ahead? Can you win through collaboration?Join me in an interview with leading entrepreneurs and venture capitalists - Bill Reichert, managing director of Garage Technology Ventures, and Tim Draper, founder of Draper Associates,...

Duration:00:57:33

Baseball Entrepreneurs & The Love Of The Game w/ Larry Baer & Rob Nelson

6/16/2019
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Under the direction of Larry Baer, the San Francisco Giants developed and constructed AT&T Park - the first privately-financed Major League ballpark. Since opening in 2000, AT&T Park has been widely praised as one of the "best ballparks ever built." In 1968, former all-star pitcher Jim Bouton and Rob Nelson who were both then teammates with the Class A Portland Mavericks, came up with the idea to invent Big League Chew, the bubble gum synonymous with baseball. These are the entrepreneurs of...

Duration:00:51:45

The Power of Exercise and Play on the Mind w/ Dr. John Ratey & Jill Vialet

6/13/2019
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“Worldwide studies and science support exercise for relieving symptoms related to ADD, OCD, anxiety, depression, addiction and aging. Exercise unleashes a cascade of neurochemicals and growth factors that physically bolster the brain’s infrastructure." ~Dr. John Ratey So then what keeps us from making it a necessary part of our day? Join us as we dive into the power of play and exercise through the work of Jill Vialet, Founder and CEO of PlayWorks and Dr. John Ratey, author of "Spark" and...

Duration:00:51:04

The Power Of Diverse, Global Communities w/ Aura Cotofan, Nadine Bongaerts & Christine Lai

6/9/2019
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What would it be like to have an international network of thousands of people championing you on your journey and sponsoring you as much as possible? Relationships are at the core of everything we do. We need people to build great experiences, to buy our services or products, to contribute to our endeavors. Join us for The Power of Global Communities and learn how to create value from the depth of your relationships. Hear from Aura Cotofan, Network EverAfter in Romania; Christine Lai,...

Duration:00:44:47

An Entrepreneur's Journey to Building a $30 Million Event Planning Business w/ Jennifer Gilbert of Save the Date

6/6/2019
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Get ready to be inspired. This is the story of an incredible woman who found out that life wasn't always fair or happy after she was viciously attacked by a stranger, stabbed more than 37 times, and left for dead. After being stitched back together she decided she would not give up or give in and pushed forward with all of her enthusiasm and will to have the best life ever. She decided to surround herself with joyful people and celebrations so she started an event planning company in 1994....

Duration:00:55:45

How To Achieve Your True Potential By Harnessing Positive Intelligence w/ Shirzad Chamine

6/2/2019
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How often do you find that voice inside your head keeps you from going after what you really want? If you recognize it, that's a start, but then what if you don't even realize that your saboteur is holding you back? Join me for an interview with New York Times bestselling author, Stanford lecturer, and leading executive coach Shirzad Chamine, author of "Positive Intelligence: Why Only 20 percent of teams and individuals achieve their true potential and how you can achieve yours." Learn why...

Duration:00:56:02

Innovation & The Social Tech Revolution w/ Clara Shih of Hearsay Social

5/30/2019
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Join me for a conversation with Clara Shih as we discuss insights from her latest book, The Social Business Imperative, as well as innovation, women in tech, and the gender gap. Clara is the CEO and founder of Hearsay Social and the author of the new release, The Social Business Imperative: Adapting Your Business Model to the Always-Connected Customer. A pioneer in the social media industry, Clara developed the first social business application in 2007 and subsequently authored the New York...

Duration:00:54:50

How to Create Loyalty with James Kane

5/21/2019
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In this episode, we are joined by James Kane, the leading researcher and authority on what makes someone truly loyal as he shares his research on what it means to be loyal, how and why it exists, and what organizations and individuals need to do to achieve it. James Kane is considered the leading researcher and authority on what makes someone truly loyal - to another person, to an organization, or to a cause. As a behavioral scientist and consultant who has helped some of the largest and...

Duration:00:53:29

Why You Should Stop Sacrificing Your Sleep Now

5/21/2019
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In this episode, we talk about the power of sleep and what happens when we don't get enough of it. Join us as Dr. Michael Twery discusses the significance of sleep on our whole self including the effects on growth and stress hormones, our immune system, appetite, breathing, blood pressure, and cardiovascular health. Dr. Twery, Ph.D., is the director of the National Center on Sleep Disorders Research in the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute’s Division of Lung Diseases at the National...

Duration:00:51:42

Introducing Powerful Conversations

5/14/2019
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Welcome to Powerful Conversations. This is a podcast where I interview best-selling authors, thought-leaders, innovators, and entrepreneurs who are full of passion and will inspire you to live your best life. Powerful Conversations is about sharing the stories of incredible people and how they share their value with the universe.

Duration:00:02:02