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Charlotte’s Shorts

June 24, 2014

Charlotte-artCharlotte Dean is an artist, author and writer with comedy chops in her DNA. Her mother is Emmy Award-winning TV writer Tracy Newman (who joined in on the conversation) and her father is a comedic actor and artist, named James Dean.  She is the author and illustrator of two children’s books and her short stories can be found in her blog. Her award-winning art has been featured in galleries throughout Seattle, Mexico and Los Angeles. http://www.charlottedean.com/ http://charlottedean.wordpress.com/

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Lead Like Frank Gustafson

February 22, 20140 Comments

We met Frank Gustafson at New Media Expo and fell in love with his podcast title: “Lead Like a Marine.” Then we found out that he took his military training and wrote a book, started a business and is training to be a coach and speaker. Wow! Frank agreed to come on our podcast to talk about what it’s like to be a creative Marine.

 

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Cesar Cruz Continued

November 8, 20130 Comments

Cesar Cruz is an educator from Oakland who has been teaching for nearly 20 years. He was chosen to attend Harvard University in a unique program to earn his doctorate. He talks about his experience, education and what it’s like to live life through the lens of history.

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Monica Wofford Knows Leadership

October 3, 20130 Comments

Monica Wofford is an entrepreneur, leader, trainer and CEO of Contagious Companies. Her leadership training has seen proven results at many US and internationally-based companies and she gets rave reviews for her speaking engagements. She is the author of four must-read books for managers: Contagious Leadership, Contagious Quotations, What Does Leadership Take? and Make Difficult People Disappear. Listen to her story here and check out her free training on iTunes: Monday Morning Moments with Monica. She was a delight to talk to!

http://www.contagiouscompanies.com/

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Todd Henry: Die Empty

September 27, 20130 Comments

Todd Henry, author of two books and podcaster on The Accidental Creative where he gives advice that helps creative people do their best work. He is the founder of Accidental Creative, a company that helps people and teams generate brilliant ideas.  He regularly speaks and consults with companies, both large and small, about how to develop practices and systems that lead to everyday brilliance. Here, he talks about his journey and gives us a glimpse into his new book, Die Empty.

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Alicia Long on Capitol Hell

September 20, 20130 Comments

Alicia Long co-authored Capitol Hell with her best friend Jayne Jones. The book is the story of the life of a young Congressional Staffer working in the Senate and it has garnered numerous accolades. The novel is great for anyone who has experienced working for a tough boss and is a must-read for anyone who has worked in our nation’s capitol.

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Author Adam Shepard Inspires

May 24, 20130 Comments

Adam Shepard, author and traveler, Skypes in to the Trailer to talk about his two books, One Year Lived and Scratch Beginnings. His journeys set an amazing example for living life to the fullest for young and old alike. Kids and parents, if you’re unsure about what to do next in life, his books are excellent and we highly recommend them.

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