Ally Work for Parents with Ruby Martin

Season 1: Episode 44

Samm has shared for years how becoming a mother opened her eyes to see the world in a whole new light. One of these powerful awakenings came from the realization of how we pass on our beliefs, behaviors and prejudice from generation to generation. In this episode, Samm chats with Ruby Martin about the true scope of our influence when it comes to children we come in contact with. Ruby also shares why most of her equity work is devoted to early childhood programs. As parents, we try to do what’s best for our children, but we are doing the best with what we know. Take a listen to this conversation filled with perspective, that Samm wishes was shared with her a lot sooner.

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Lesson #65: What’s Interfering with your Plan?
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Lesson #65: What’s Interfering with your Plan?

In this lesson, have you found yourself stuck lately?

It’s no surprise that 2020 has not gone as planned. But, how do we move forward with so much still so uncertain? The unknown is scary in a good year. Watch this lesson to learn more.    

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I’m Not A Expert with Douglas Hober

Season 1: Episode 43

Many are feeling called now for the first time in their lives to begin work towards becoming an ally. Organizations are being called right now to manifest long overdue change. But, how do these journeys start? When are we in a position to be able to make a difference? In this episode, Douglas Hober joins Samm to talk about his personal journey towards becoming an ally, his experiences provide a realistic glimpse of what to expect on this journey. Samm then asks Douglas to help her unpack the phrase coined by author Glennon Doyle of “racial sobriety” and why the concept is relevant right now and what we should keep in mind when we are only days, weeks, or months racially sober. 

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Training Our Organizations to Use PTO with Adam P. Gordon and Ulises I. Orozco

Season 1: Episode 42

Are we limiting our perspective when it comes to discussions around PTO? In this episode, the Founders of PTO Genius share why PTO is a powerful employee benefit. Listen to learn why when it comes to the subject of employee wellness, PTO is an essential ingredient. Join us as we chat about current PTO policy trends, the risks if we don’t take PTO seriously in our organization, and how our organization’s culture is critical to a successful PTO benefit. 

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First-Aid Kit for Emotions with Ryan Stanley

Season 1: Episode 41

In this episode, Ryan shares with us why he wrote Be Patient, Be Present, Be Joyful – a book that is truly a work of art. He shares with us the significance of embracing a creator mindset. We also unpack his definition of patience. Ryan shares how we must slow down if we ever want to truly experience the now. In his book, Ryan writes,“Know that ‘now” is all there actually is and when we’re not being present, we’re often ruining ‘now’ with a fear about the past or a future that may or may not even exist.” Listen and learn what’s holding you back from being present.

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