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The Leo Yockey Show

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After battling 2 stress-induced illnesses in 2 years, Leo Yockey, the transgender son of a Tanzanian immigrant, made the leap from Software Engineer to Standup Comedian. Now that he is finally recovering from existential anxiety, he's helping other Millennials do the same! Leo hosts a new guest each week to explore how their unique life path led them to define success and personal fulfillment. Whether they're an entrepreneur, artist or corporate employee, the answer is always the same: to know what you want out of life, you must know who you are. Stay evolving!

After battling 2 stress-induced illnesses in 2 years, Leo Yockey, the transgender son of a Tanzanian immigrant, made the leap from Software Engineer to Standup Comedian. Now that he is finally recovering from existential anxiety, he's helping other Millennials do the same! Leo hosts a new guest each week to explore how their unique life path led them to define success and personal fulfillment. Whether they're an entrepreneur, artist or corporate employee, the answer is always the same: to know what you want out of life, you must know who you are. Stay evolving!

Location:

United States

Description:

After battling 2 stress-induced illnesses in 2 years, Leo Yockey, the transgender son of a Tanzanian immigrant, made the leap from Software Engineer to Standup Comedian. Now that he is finally recovering from existential anxiety, he's helping other Millennials do the same! Leo hosts a new guest each week to explore how their unique life path led them to define success and personal fulfillment. Whether they're an entrepreneur, artist or corporate employee, the answer is always the same: to know what you want out of life, you must know who you are. Stay evolving!

Twitter:

@leovolving

Language:

English


Episodes

Addie Woolridge - From Peer-Pressured to Published

6/22/2021
Author Addie Woolridge went from being peer-pressured into writing her first 10 pages of fiction to publishing a novel. Addie and Leo discuss Addie’s debut novel, The Checklist; the importance of finding the right community; goal-setting; and how not to let your career define you. Follow Leo! instagram.com/leovolving; tiktok.com/@leovolving1; twitter.com/leovolving Receive a journal prompt from a book quote every Friday morning! leoyockey.com Follow...

Duration:00:59:23

Aisha Blake - The Intersection of Art and Technology

6/15/2021
Aisha Blake works in a little-known niche of the tech industry called Developer Relations. Her story is one of continuously learning new skills and cashing them in so that her career better aligns with her passions. Aisha and Leo discuss her unique career trajectory (and what we can all learn from it), the under-appreciated intersection of art and technology, and how to leverage the tech industry as the modern day gold rush. Follow...

Duration:00:49:26

Listen To Yourself First (Emily Sedgwick)

6/8/2021
Emily Sedgwick is a Communications Specialist by trade. When she’s not working, she runs a Disneyland and mental health blog, using Instagram as her primary medium. Emily and Leo discuss the symbiotic relationship between her blog and job, following her joy to build community, cope with depression and find better opportunities. The episode wraps with Emily sharing her experience with societal pressures through the lens of her identity as asexual. Whether you’re into Disneyland or not,...

Duration:00:53:07

Art as Activism (Marshall Hugh)

6/1/2021
Marshall Hugh is a musician, event curator, activist and basketball coach based in Seattle. He explains a “wild moment in Seattle history” and performing daily at CHOP (Capital Hill Occupied Protest) in summer 2020, comparing last summer’s protests to historical events like the Watts Uprising of 1965 and the French Revolution; the process of writing his Pulitzer Prize-nominated protest album 12th & Pine with his band, Marshall Law Band; and the importance of self care as a leader. Receive a...

Duration:01:03:21

Embracing Uncertainty By Mitigating Risk (Ron Johnson)

5/25/2021
Entrepreneur Ron Johnson talks to Leo about youth entrepreneurship, which he argues is the key to generational wealth. They discuss faith, embracing uncertainty by mitigating risk, the Flint water crisis, and the importance of community. Receive a journaling prompt every Friday morning: leoyockey.com Ron: tritonpilotprogram.com; tritonconsultingnyc.com; instagram.com/ronjohnjunior; twitter.com/ronjohnjunior Leo: leoyockey.com; instagram.com/leoyockey; twitter.com/leovolving;...

Duration:00:57:09

Financial Decisions (Lucas Casarez)

5/18/2021
Financial advisor Lucas Casarez talks to Leo about money! He debunks common misconceptions about finance and demonstrates how living his truth has helped his decision-making, as well as the decision-making of his clients. Receive a journaling prompt every Friday morning: leoyockey.com Lucas: levelupfinancialplanning.com; twitter.com/LukeCFPLevelUp; instagram.com/casarezlucas Leo: instagram.com/leoyockey; twitter.com/leovolving; tiktok.com/@leoyockey By: Leo Yockey

Duration:00:57:39

Walking In Your Truth (Diego A. Gutierrez)

5/11/2021
Diego A. Gutierrez talks to Leo about his incredible story and the importance of living your truth. They discuss transitions: from an aspiring law student to moving up the ranks at a construction company, living life in the correct gender as a trans man, and recovering from addiction. Receive a journaling prompt every Friday morning: leoyockey.com Diego: instagram.com/diego.ariel.gtz Leo: instagram.com/leoyockey; twitter.com/leovolving; tiktok.com/@leoyockey By: Leo Yockey

Duration:00:54:35

Planting A Seed In Your Mind (Whitney Danielle)

5/4/2021
Coach, podcaster, and mastermind group leader Whitney Danielle is talking to Leo about her unexpected journey into entrepreneurship. They discuss why mindset matters, and the process of discovering what brings you joy. Receive a journaling prompt every Friday morning: leoyockey.com Whitney: whitneydanielle.com; instagram.com/whitneydanielleco_; twitter.com/@Whitneydc_ Leo: instagram.com/leoyockey; twitter.com/leovolving; tiktok.com/@leoyockey By: Leo Yockey

Duration:00:52:32

Trailer

3/18/2021
Trailer for The Leo Yockey Show, coming every **TUESDAY** starting May 4! Be sure to follow Leo Yockey on Instagram and Twitter!

Duration:00:01:40