EPISODE 17

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RENEE STOUT

Conjure Woman

Renee Stout is a visual artist who explores the mystical and rhythmic planes of existence.  In this episode we explore the art of conjuring. 

plus Mark's Personal Word Essay: Dancing in Honor of the Gods

Duration: 48 Minutes  |  Read: Detail Page / Show Notes


EPISODE 16

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MIKE WATSON

Tell Tale Heart

Mike Watson is an artist and educator. In this episode we explore what fashion and leadership have in common and the power of listening to our hearts. 

plus Mark's Personal Word Essay: Feminist Voices and the Ethics of Care

Duration: 50 Minutes  |  Read: Detail Page / Show Notes


EPISODE 15

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KELLY CHOPUS

Reformer Prophet

Kelly Chopus is an executive who leads a family foundation. In this episode we explore philanthropy and a life of taking risk for the public good. 

plus Mark's Personal Word Essay: Missionary Zeal

Duration: 52 Minutes  |  Read: Detail Page / Show Notes


EPISODE 14

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Karen geiger

Leaders at Work

Karen Geiger is a leadership and organizational development consultant.  In this episode we explore what good leaders do and how we personally invite into our lives exactly what we must learn. 

plus Mark's Personal Word Essay: Mastery, Belonging & Autonomy

Duration: 50 Minutes  |  Read: Detail Page / Show Notes


EPISODE 13

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MATT OLIN

Creative Mornings

Matt Olin is a copywriter and creative consultant. In this episode we explore the power and purposes of creativity and a passion-filled life.

plus Mark's Personal Word Essay: Evolutionary Intelligences for the Human Hive

Duration: 52 Minutes  |  Read: Detail Page / Show Notes


EPISODE 12

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CHARLIE ELBERSON

Brand Identity

Charlie Elberson is a brand strategist.  In this episode we explore the anthropology of insight and the essence of a brand.

plus Mark's Personal Word Essay: What is True

Duration: 52 Minutes  |  Read: Detail Page / Show Notes


EPISODE 11

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MICHAEL GOLDFARB

All Along the Watchtower

Michael Goldfarb is a journalist and broadcaster. In this episode we explore his work as former London bureau chief of NPR, covering conflict, and the state of American politics and citizenship.

plus Mark's Personal Word Essay: The Voices of NPR and Kittens

Duration: 42 Minutes  |  Read: Detail Page / Show Notes


EPISODE 10

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Katie Oates

Something True

Katie Oates is a singer and songwriter. In this episode we explore finding our voice later in life and the music of our better selves.

plus Mark's Personal Word Essay: Johnny and June

Duration: 53 Minutes  |  Read: Detail Page / Show Notes


EPISODE 9

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HENRY ROCK II

A New Class of Entrepreneurs

Henry Rock II is a non-profit executive who inspires black millennials to live powerful lives. In this episode we explore educating entrepreneurs and differences between black and white nationalism.

plus Mark's Personal Word Essay: Having the Conversation on Race

Duration: 57 Minutes  |  Read: Detail Page / Show Notes


EPISODE 8

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The Perpetually Pregnant Man

John W. Love, Jr. is an interdisciplinary literary and performance artist.  In this episode we explore the life-affirming funkiness of a love warrior mystical being.

plus Mark's Personal Word Essay: A Moment of Stage Fright

Duration: 40 Minutes  |  Read: Detail Page / Show Notes


EPISODE 7

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Cities and Memory

David Wagner is an architect who makes places memorable.  In this episode we explore the grace and art of buildings and a life well led.

plus Mark's Personal Word Essay: What Carl Sandberg, Greek Mythology, Rudyard Kipling and Jim Morrison Have in Common

Duration: 52 Minutes  |  Read: Detail Page / Show Notes


Episode 6

Becky Winkler

Divining Talent

Becky Winkler is a corporate psychologist who identifies and develops executive talent.  In this episode we explore the art and science of reading people.

plus Mark's Personal Word Essay: You're Electrifying

Duration: 47 Minutes  |  Read: Detail Page / Show Notes


Episode 5

BRUCE FRITCH

Getting to Insight

Bruce Fritch is a business adviser who accesses the human brilliance of people and organizations. In this episode we explore his call to excellence and higher purpose.

plus Mark's Personal Word Essay: Cards and Letters Before the Age of the Internet 

Duration: 47 Minutes  |  Read: Detail Page / Show Notes


Episode 4

Valaida Fullwood

Reframing Love

Valaida Fullwood is a writer and project strategist. In this episode we explore bearing the burden of an untold story and re-imagining an idea that changes community.

plus Mark's Personal Word Essay: Plato and the Theory of Forms

Duration: 53 Minutes  |  Read:  Detail Page / Show Notes


EPISODE 3

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Strange and Wonderful Bodies

Jeff Jackson writes beautiful stories about disturbing characters. In this episode we explore his strange and wonderful narratives about identity and transformation.

plus Mark's Personal Word Essay: We Are Always Emerging

Duration: 34 Minutes  |  Read: Detail Page / Show Notes


EPISODE 2

CARLos SALUM

Theaters of Purpose

Carlos Salum is a leadership performance strategist. In this episode we explore the many lives Carlos has led: as a student, coach, immigrant, playwright, consultant and mind explorer.

plus Mark's Personal Word Essay: Two Cathedrals and the Enlightenment

Duration: 43 Minutes  |  Read: Detail Page / Show Notes


EPISODE 1

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Peter Reinhart

Bread as a Metaphor For Life

Peter Reinhart is a baker of bread and a master of metaphor. In this episode we explore his extraordinary life as a seeker of truth.

plus Mark's Personal Word Essay: Hello and Welcome to the Show

Duration: 43 Minutes  |  Read: Detail Page / Show Notes


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