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Eric Handler | Feeding the Hungry: Innovation and Courage

5/25/2018
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Almost 1 in 7 Americans (12.9%) struggle with hunger, facing times when there is not enough money to buy food. That’s more than 41.2 million people. On any given day, one in ten people in Orange County, California, or about 315,000 people, including one in six children, are at risk of food insecurity, that is, […]

Duration:00:37:46

Margaret Wheatley | Building Community: The Need for Perseverance

4/17/2018
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“I’ve been in this process of figuring out what are the training needs; what do people need to know, learn and be if they are going to be a warrior for the human spirit” Since 1966, Margaret Wheatley has worked globally in many different roles, as a speaker, teacher, community worker, consultant, advisor, formal leader. […]

Duration:00:43:11

David Whyte | Half a Shade Braver: Facing the Unknown in Healthcare

3/19/2018
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“One of the necessities of courageous conversation in life is understanding that half of all of our conversations are mediated through loss and disappearance” David Whyte is a well-known international poet, philosopher and a scientist whose voice has helped us shape the meaning of workplaces and in turn become more authentic persons and leaders. In […]

Duration:00:39:53

Jack Shea | Storytelling as a Leadership Tool

2/28/2018
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“Its only in listening to someone else’s story, that I can enter into a life that isn’t my own” In this episode of the Mission Innovation Podcast we interview Jack Shea who is a theologian, a spiritual guide, a mentor, a poet and a wonderful storyteller. Storytelling seems to be a foundational aspect of being […]

Duration:00:40:29

Arthur W. Frank | Understanding Illness Stories: The Deeper Journey with Patients

1/31/2018
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Welcome to the Mission Innovation Podcast! In this episode titled Understanding Illness Stories: The Deeper Journey with Patients we are happy to have sociologist and author Dr. Arthur Frank in conversation with us. We explore how understanding the integration of a patient’s illness with their life story, of nurturing that curiosity of patient stories, will help […]

Duration:00:41:46