Politics Episodes

July 08, 2021

Breaking News with Laura Meckler

"Being consistently good doesn't get you very far. You need to be occasionally amazing." That's advice from Laura Meckler, national education writer at the Washington Post. Her career is living proof, and by being good and oc...

Journalism Politics Healthcare Education Politi

May 06, 2021

Powering Forward with Malia Cohen

Malia Cohen discovered when she was a child that she wanted to serve in government. She visualized herself in her dream job and then made it happen. Today, she has moved on from that role and sits on the California State Boar...

Government Politics Consulting Diversity, Equity, And Inclusion

January 07, 2021

Stalking Success with Gabrielle Bosché

Gabrielle Bosché became addicted to achievement at an early age. Her incredible drive helped her achieve early success (including publishing her first book at 17!), but it came at a cost to her health and relationships. The u...

Consulting Entrepreneur Government Politics

August 06, 2020

Bringing It All Together with Brandon Hernandez

Sometimes reaching your destination means making moves that seem to be on different paths. That's what Brandon Hernandez has been consciously doing as he's built his career in Public Affairs while also volunteering his time a...

Consulting Environment Nonprofits Politics Public Affairs Public Utilities Corporate Sector

February 13, 2020

Seeing What's in Front of You with Jason Elliott

What if you’re on one path – it’s a path you always thought you should be on – when an experience excites you about something totally different. Do you make the leap? Our guest, Jason Elliott, did just that. Since graduating ...

Government Politics Journalism

January 16, 2020

Taking on the Big Issues with Susan Leal

Is it possible to make your voice heard around important issues of our day, like healthcare, water resource management and climate resiliency? Our guest, Susan Leal, has done just that in both the public and private sectors. ...

Consulting Entrepreneur Government Healthcare Politics Start-Ups Law Sustainability Natural Resources

December 19, 2019

Connecting for Good with Daniel Lurie

It’s the holidays, a time when many of us think of giving, both to our loved ones and to those in need, making this the perfect time to share our interview with Daniel Lurie, who has spent his career in philanthropy and the n...

Entrepreneur Executive Leadership Nonprofits Philanthropy Politics

December 05, 2019

Leveraging Relationships for Impact with Wade Crowfoot

How do you take opportunities and experiences early in your life and use them to shape your career so you can make an impact? And how important are the relationships you form along the way? On this episode, Wade Crowfoot, Cal...

Government Nonprofits Philanthropy Politics Environment Natural Resources

November 21, 2019

Speaking Truth to Power with Hydra Mendoza

Suppose you step away from work for awhile for personal reasons. Does this have to set you back? The answer is NO! It actually can propel you forward. On this episode, Hydra Mendoza shares how she used time away from work to ...

Academia Education Government Nonprofits Philanthropy Politics