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This is a serialized storytelling podcast produced in seasons. Season two is in production.

This is a serialized storytelling podcast produced in seasons. Season two is in production.
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Canada

Description:

This is a serialized storytelling podcast produced in seasons. Season two is in production.

Language:

English

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Episodes

Chasing Your Dreams Into Reality

2/10/2018
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Do we need doubt to make us better, stronger leaders? But what is the path that can take us through this doubt? Maybe girls are taught to think that leadership is a dirty word? Co-founder Fabian Dattner reflects on her dream of making the expedition a reality. She believed in her dream and she built it, one step at a time. How are you going to build your dreams? We walk in a dreamer, we walk out a dreamer. Even if that is incredibly difficult.

Duration:00:17:30

When a powerful man visits an all-women's expedition

2/10/2018
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Some surprises, and the tone clearly changes. A question is asked that he can't answer, and we watch the glass ceiling begin to shatter. Environmental activist and ocean swimmer Lewis Pugh, also known as The Speedo Diplomat, visits for stories and questions. He tells an inspiring story about influencing change in Antarctica. But then participant Monica Araya, Costa Rican environmentalist and activist, asked him an uncomfortable question; one he doesn’t have an answer for, the outcome might...

Duration:00:32:19

Motherhood, Or Not

1/18/2018
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How can women be mothers, and leaders, and scientists all at the same time? What if those categories don't apply? Does the concept of motherhood need to adapt to our changing world? Go back to that feeling, walking together at the Women's March. Take that with you as you go off into the world. MiLCK’s song “Quiet” narrates this episode, recorded live in February 2017 in Toronto with Choir!Choir!Choir!

Duration:00:24:02

Magical Thinking Goes A Long Way

1/18/2018
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Every woman has a different leadership style. But what if magic is the special ingredient? Sometimes it's hard to know when to talk about things, and when to let them go. What does success mean to you; In the moment, or in the big picture?

Duration:00:27:45

It's Not All Smooth Sailing

1/18/2018
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What happens when 76 high-wattage women spend three weeks aboard a ship in Antarctica? Conversations ignite. Debates are sparked. About career choices. About white privilege. And about doubt. It turns out that it’s not always easy to agree to disagree, or to agree to agree.

Duration:00:23:44

Braving the Wilderness

1/18/2018
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When we leave our comfort zones, something happens. If we agree to take on something impossible, we are changed by it. Meet Dyan deNapoli, otherwise known as “The Penguin Lady,” and hear her story about the Treasure oil spill, the biggest challenge she's ever faced, and how it changed her life. Dyan takes us back to the icy shelf of Antarctica to a field of penguins. How does your life connect to Antarctica and penguins? Samantha relates her reading of Brené Brown's Braving the Wilderness to...

Duration:00:26:08

Knowing Yourself is The First Step

9/20/2017
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Does leadership training come through a battery of psychological tests? Or is it more about something closer at hand? Knowing yourself. Deep down. And then, being comfortable with that knowing. But how do we get there? And if you get there, what do you do with that information? You’re in Antarctica now and you begin to meet the women. They’re raw, transparent, and inspiring. Hard questions are asked about what makes someone a good leader. We start to hear the sounds of Antarctica, and get to...

Duration:00:27:47

What I learned about being a women in leadership is...

9/20/2017
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Going to the end of the world can bring up some things. Like who you are. And what you do. It's very confronting and it can take you by surprise. Meet Samantha Hodder, Creator and Host of this series while you go for a walk with her. Meet Carol Devine, co-producer of this episode, as she takes an Antarctic vista from the deck of their ship. And meet Fabian Dattner, co-founder of Homeward Bound, and hear about how her dream became an expedition. The four women whose stories we follow for this...

Duration:00:20:31