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Heartship - The Now of Workplace, Diversity, Leadership & Us

62 EpisodesProduced by Mila DeChantWebsite

Heartship - The Now of Workplace, Diversity, Leadership and Us is a podcast that explores the science of diversity and culture from a wholistic lens. Every week, resolutions are explored from a wholistic lens that bring equity for all.

62 Episodes | 2019 - 2020

Episode 63: Importance of Creating A Psychological Safe Workplace

November 18th, 2020


Alen  Chao has been a workforce consultant, after getting his Master's degree  in Industrial and Organizational Psychology. This field allows him to …

Episode 62: Leading With A Voice With Priyanka Komala

November 11th, 2020


Often  times, we coil up fretting that our voice is not welcomed in spaces  that isn't uniform. But these are the spaces we need to allow ourselves  to amplify our voices. Priyanka shares how we can lead with a voice.

Episode 61: “Leading People Who Used to Be Your Peers!”

October 28th, 2020


What happens when your peers become your boss? Kate Nasser joins us and  explores the dynamics, change management, and how we can grow  collectively.


October 7th, 2020


A lot of the times most do not realize how our society, communities are interrelated. Our behaviours, ideologies, practises, mindset and heart set …

Episode 59: People Are Seeds - Let's Plant Them & Replant Them

September 16th, 2020


People become seeds at various stages in their lives and it is important  for us as leaders to become gardeners where we constantly plant them  and replant them to grow to bear fruits of their labour.

Episode 58: Where's The Humanity At Work?

September 9th, 2020


Charisse Fontes joins me to dismantle the lack of humanity at the  workplace. Humanity is the key to enabling and placing people in an  ecosystem.

Episode 57: Who Are You Professionally and Personally

September 2nd, 2020


Jeffrey Shapiro joins me on this imperative dialogue where we peel the  layer of why it is important to be the same authentic person we are at  all times.

Episode 56: What It Means To Be A Team Player

August 26th, 2020


Girish Venkat joins me to discuss the context behind being a team player  and how we have to reframe the narrative of being a team player.

We …

Episode 55: The Inequity of Diversity in Technology

August 19th, 2020


CJ Johnson joins me to break down the inequities present in technology.  Thus, promoting dominant culture and monolingual voices of privilege. CJ …

Episode 54: Humanising Conflicts and Abuse

August 12th, 2020


Conflict is inevitable but an important part of building relationships  and trust. Most of the time when conflicts occur, abuse arise. I invite …

Episode 53: Dsimantling Toxic Femininity with White Women At The Workplace

August 5th, 2020


Scarcity mindset, privilege bullying - we chat on how we can dismantle toxic femininity with white women at the workplace. 

Honest conversations need …

Episode 52: The KORE to Leading

July 29th, 2020


I invite Summer Watson to dive deep into the KORE of women. We will be  exploring the reason behind why she started her business KORE Women and  we can bring equity with women.

Episode 51: DEI In Recruitment

July 22nd, 2020


Recruitment has been a cookie cutter practise for the past few years.  Nothing has changed except for automating reviewing resumes. Wendy Dailey joins in this discussion to dive deep into how DEI efforts must be …

Episode 50: Solutions Aren't Singular When We Dismantle Discrimination

July 15th, 2020


Discrimination cannot be dismantled overnight or through solutions that  come from a singular lens. I explore how solutions looks like from a …

Episode 49: Rethinking Shame From The Lens of Self

July 8th, 2020


John Dunia , Dr Shame, will be joining me to explore how shame is inherently present in the spaces that we belong in and how it can impact us in detrimental ways.

Episode 48: Are you sure, you want to be a leader? with Melonie Guzman

July 1st, 2020


A narrative that POC  women often hear " But you are so good at what you do, you sure you want  to apply for that promotion". Join Melonie de Guzman, PMP®, SSM® and I chat about our experiences and how we have to create …

Episode 47: How education can shape the way we build leaders With Jaime Casap

June 27th, 2020


I had the humble opportunity to sit with Jaime Casap, Education Evangelist from Google, and have a deep conversation on themes that surround around …

Episode 46: How Social Justice Plays An Wholistic Part in Diversity and Equity

June 17th, 2020


Social Justice is often  seen as an issue that aligns with the justice system and does not relate  to us in our every day lives. This is a common misconception.

Social  justice is about equity and diversity. If one …

Episode 45: Rethink Diversity

June 10th, 2020


The term diversity has been thrown around loosely and is tokenised in many ways. Kim and I chat about how diversity needs to become real and integral in our systems.

Episide 44: Fostering relationships with those who are polar opposites than us

June 3rd, 2020


We each have been found guilty of this - immediately ostracizing someone or minimising someone just because they are polar opposite than us. On this …

Episide 43: Recruiting Humanely and Ethically

May 27th, 2020


I invite recruiters to join the discussion on humane and ethical  recruiting. The gaps in this area results in a stagnant culture and  impede …

Episode 42: Importance of Ethical Decision Making to Create a Sustainable Society - LIVE

May 20th, 2020


Decision making is inherently present in our lives - let it be at the workplace, school systems, nation etc. The decisions we make impacts people …

Episode 41: Unconscious Bias, Consciosu Bias, Conscious Discrimination

May 13th, 2020


We dig deep into Unconscious bias, conscious bias, and conscious discrimination on this episode. How these 3 biases can impact the way we exist in places we belong and are accepted in.  Our biases create privilege for …

Episode 40: Redefining Success with Vivian Acquah

May 6th, 2020


I invited Vivian to explore what success means in today's world and how we can redefine the term to allow ourselves to adopt a growth mindset. 

Episode 39: Redefining The Now of Education With Dr Ai

April 29th, 2020


Dr Ai is a professor turned entrepreneur. She is redefining what education must become now in order to prepare our children for the future. We touch on how education's paradigms have to be challenged in order to …

Episode 38: Reshare From Human Becomings - Interview with Adam Posner

April 15th, 2020


We interviewd Adam Posner before we renamed our podcast. Adam shares his experience on getting let go by Vayner media and how he flipped the narrative of shame.

Episode 37: Pandemic Pushes Us To Mass Adopt with Rahila Nerejo and Chris Lin

April 1st, 2020


The pandemic has pushed us to adopt a new normalcy of #wfh

Working from home contributes to one aspect of the #nowofwork and has revealed more than …

Episode 36: Carlos Frevert Shares How Servant Leadership Looks Like

March 25th, 2020


Carlos Frevert is a servant leader. His practise in serving others shines in everything he takes upon. Coming from a military background and now in a corporate environment, he shares what serving looks like. 

Episode 35: Keyana Laws Shares How To Combat Workplace Discrmination

March 20th, 2020


****Disclaimer that the podcast content does not constitute legal advice

Keyana Laws is a Trial Attorney with the EEOC. She shared the space with us in how we can combat workplace discrimination through alternative …

Episode 34: Shanita Liu Share What It Means To Be Energy

March 11th, 2020


Energy is present everywhere. The dissipation of energy results in negative impacts. I spoke with Shanita Liu, MPA, CPC ,who is the Chief Energy …

Episode 33: Deep Dive with Miki Johnson On Reframing Work As A Place Becoming Fully Actualized Version of Ourselves

January 29th, 2020


We share the space with Miki Johnson on digging deeper on how we can reframe the workspace to become a fully actualized version of ourselves. 

She …

Episode 32: Deep Dive with Jonaed Iqbal on How The Landscape of Degrees and Jobs Are Evolving

January 15th, 2020


Jonaed Iqbal is the found of He is changing the landscape of the cultural norm of careers and education.

We sat wit Jonaed to find the …

Episode 30: Deep Dive with Dr Simon Akindes on Cultural Domination

January 8th, 2020


Dr Akindes has been an integral part of my growth process during my University days. Annalee and I sat with him to explore tap into his diverse perspective and experience on how music and behaviours in the classroom can …

Episode 31: Heartship Connection - Teresa Quinlan on EQ and Empathy

January 7th, 2020


Teresa shares her insight on the importance of EQ and goes granular on the topic of empathy.

Episode 29: Heartship Connection - Oleg Lougheed; Why Your Story Is Important.

January 2nd, 2020


I sat with Oleg to do a quick pow wow on the importance of stories and overcoming odds. Oleg overcame many adversities and continues to make it his mission to make others visible of their struggles, achievements, and …

Episode 28: Heartship Connection - Clint Hankinson; Optimizing and Enbling Change in Others

December 29th, 2019


Clint shares some valuable insights on how a past behaviour of someone does not define how a person will be in the future. Clint is a change optimist and believes in enabling people to come into their space of …

Episode 27: Heartship Connection - Stephan K. Thieringer The Chief Radicalist

December 16th, 2019


Stephan, now my good friend, joins me in a dialogue on heartship Connection to talk about influencing others with a heart. Stephan explores some …

Episode 26: Peeling back the layers on "She is Not Ready Yet" with Giovanna Gutierrez

December 10th, 2019


Giovanna Gutierrez, Program and Operations Manager Asst. to the Dean at University of Wisconsin-Parkside, joins me this week on the topic of the narrative that goes on either overtly or covertly in spaces where POC, …

Episode 25: Heartship Connection - Trueself with Rhys Thomas

December 9th, 2019


I had the opportunity to speak with Rhys Thomas who is passionate about passionate about connecting leaders with their true self. Rhys shares themes that catalyseus to make that shift from thought into action. We …

Episode 24: Lost in Generational Gap - Millennials, Y gen, Z gen are not the problem. Failure to understand, adopt, and grow is.

November 13th, 2019


Every generation is entitled in their own ways and entitlement isn't only exclusive to Millennials, Y gen, and Z gen. In fact, these generations do not display entitlement but they embody the essence of what growth …

Episode 23: Futuristic Talk with Marlo Anderson

November 6th, 2019


Marlo Anderson is the Founder at National Day Calendar, a Futurist, and is The Influencer to Influencers. I sat with him to dive into the importance of celebrating everyday.

Episode 22: How Does It Look From The Top?

October 30th, 2019


How can we create equity of acceptance?   This is an integral concept we need to intentionally explore whilst building a culture of hearts where …

Episode 21: Culture Evolution - A Mindset to Adopt In Order to Bring About Change

October 23rd, 2019


It's not culture fit anymore. It is culture evolution for build a sustainable human first community regardless where we are in the world. Join me and …

Episode 19: Human Innovation with Stephan K. Thieringer

October 9th, 2019


I had the privilege of speaking with Stephan who is a Business Thinker, Personal Innovation Strategist, Speaker, Executive Coach, and a TEDx Speaker. We explore in depth of innovating the human self. 

Episode 18: Courage Talk with Amy Perkins

October 2nd, 2019


Amy perkins is Clarity and Confidence Coach, Podcast Host, Award Winning Educator, and a Chief Dreaming Officer. She shares her keys to courage on this episode of #couragetalk

Episode 17: Freedom Isn't Always Related to Fame and Money with Randy Spelling

September 11th, 2019


Author, speaker, and coach, Randy Spelling, is the head Freedom Strategist at Randy Spelling Coaching. Growing up in one of Hollywood's most famous …

Episode 16: Inspiration Hides in Places of Least Expectancy with Doug Scavezze

September 5th, 2019


Doug is grateful for what life has taught him, along with the many lessons he has learned throughout his career.

One of the first jobs he ever had …

Episode 15: Inclusion Looked From A Different Lens with Aaric Guerriero

August 28th, 2019


Aaric Guerriero, Director of Inclusion Education from University of Wisconsin- Madison,  join me to explore what inclusion looks like from a different lens. Aaric has over 10 years of experience in the inclusion space …

Episode 14: Becoming Comfortable with the Uncomfortableness with Stacy Berman

August 23rd, 2019


Many people got to know Stacy Berman by getting their asses handed to them at one of her Stacy’s  Bootcamp sessions  in Central Park. A pioneer in the fitness industry, Stacy created the  first all year outdoor bootcamp …

Episode 13: Connections, Smile, and Positivity with Cornell Thomas

August 14th, 2019


On today's episode, I shared the space with Cornell Thomas. Cornell is a global speaker, multiple title author, mindset coach, team builder, and …

Episode 12: Become A Lifter Upper with Rob Dube

July 31st, 2019


I had the magnificent opportunity to explore Rob's mind on meditation, positivity, and becoming a catalyst in lifting others up. 

Rob Dube is the President of imageOne

From Blow Pops to Forbes Best Small Companies! Rob …

Episode 11: Why Don't Women Advocate Enough & Why do Women Turn Against Each Other?

July 24th, 2019


On this episode, I have Gabrielle Krawcyzk and Annaless Sepanski. We explore on the topic of why women fail to advocate for themselves or do not advocate enough. Additionally, we tap into the taboo topic on why women …

Episode 10: Opportunity Lies Within Rejections, Delay, Roadblocks, and Challenges

July 17th, 2019


We often think that opportunity will present itself and let us know when it is our opportunity to take on. False. Opportunity is present every second in our lives and we are oblivious to it. Our minds get consumed with …

Episode 9: The Power of Saying "No" is Self Care

June 26th, 2019


Shelby is a mental health advocate. Based out of Canada, Shelby has created a safe space in her community to bring awareness to mental health issues. Shelby and I explore how self care is nuanced.

You can find Shelby …

Episode 8: Raw Talk About Scarcity with Kate Bryan

June 19th, 2019


Kate Bryan, CEO & Founder of 1 Girl Revolution joins us in a deep dialogue about scarcity and purpose.  In this episode, we explore possible …

Episode 7: Change - What Triggers Us to Become?

June 12th, 2019


Tonille Miller - An organizational psychologist who partners with leaders to  drive the optimal performance of people and organizations through …

Episode 6: We Have The Ability to Manifest

June 5th, 2019


Stephanie Keith, Founder of the Law of Attraction Tribe and co host of the Conscious Manifesto Podcast, shares with us on how we posses the ability to attract what we want in life. I chat with her to explore the how …

Episode 5: The Power of Intentional Attraction

May 29th, 2019


Jamal Vallair is a certified Life Coach and a Neuro Coach.

I had the pleasure to do a deep dive with Jamal on the power of intentional attraction. 

Episode 4: Getting Women into Leadership

May 22nd, 2019


Alli Young , CEO & Founder of The Forem shares with us on why we must become advocates for ourself. I chat with her to explore the reason behind her company and her strong advocacy for women to reach leadership …

Episode 3: The Impact Travelling Has On Us with Hollis Kam

May 15th, 2019


Hollis Kam is a HR executive and a Life and Leadership coach. 

I had the pleasure of exploring how travelling pushes us to grow and respect other …

Episode 2: Friendships & Relationships with Annalee Sepanski

May 8th, 2019


Annalee Sepanski is a Political Scientist and a good friend of mine. We have had a 7 year friendship and have undergone highs and lows in our …

Episode 1: Exploration into Consciousness with Sebhia Dibra

May 1st, 2019


Sebhia Dibra, Founder of The Conscious  Generation and author of Women's Book of Holistic Health. She is also  the co-host of the Conscious Manifesto …

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