E252: Cultivating a Purpose Mindset in Next-Gen Leaders: Social Entrepreneur Aaron Hurst Returns to the Will to Change
The Will To Change: Uncovering True Stories of Diversity & Inclusion
by Jennifer Brown
1w ago
Author and entrepreneur Aaron Hurst returns to the program to discuss the importance of developing a purpose mindset and reveals the formative experiences that shaped his work. Discover the difference between a purpose mindset and a transactional mindset, and how to cultivate a mindset that leads to greater fulfillment. Aaron also discusses how speaking differently to young people about learning and work can create a positive paradigm shift.  ..read more
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E250: The Journey of Inclusive Leadership: Jennifer joins Charlie Gilkey on the Productive Flourishing Podcast
The Will To Change: Uncovering True Stories of Diversity & Inclusion
by Jennifer Brown
3w ago
This episode was originally recorded for the Productive Flourishing Podcast, and features a conversation between Jennifer and  Productive Flourishing host Charlie Gilkey.  Jennifer shares her thoughts about the journey of inclusive leadership, including the need for insiders to push other insiders to lead differently. Discover why leaders need to be patient, humble and tranparent about their experiences ..read more
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E249: Coaching Skillset for the Evolving inclusive Leader: Jennifer joins Dr. Pamela Larde from The Institute of Coaching
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by Jennifer Brown
1M ago
This episode was originally recorded as a webinar and features a conversation between Jennifer and Dr. Pamela Larde from The Institute of Coaching. Jennifer discusses the evolution of the attributes needed for effective leadership and what coaches should know about the evolving inclusive leader journey. Discover how coaches can help influence, impact, and support the leaders they coach in building the new and evolving competencies that they will need to lead effectively.   ..read more
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E248: JBC’s Year in Review and Look Ahead: Community Call Replay with Elfi Martinez, Adrienne Lawrence and Jennifer
The Will To Change: Uncovering True Stories of Diversity & Inclusion
by Jennifer Brown
1M ago
This episode was originally recorded as a DEI Community Call and features a conversation between Jennifer and JBC Vice Presidents Elfi Martinez and Adrienne Lawrence as they take a look at top trends, themes and conversations that surfaced in 2022, and what we can expect in 2023. Discover what effective allyship will look like in 2023 and how to convert meaningful intentions into actions that drive change. Tune in as Jennifer, Elfi and Adrienne discuss what action towards equity looks like in 2023 and reflect on how far we’ve come in 2022 ..read more
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E247: "Alcohol-Free" Inclusivity with Juicy AF Author Kay Allison
The Will To Change: Uncovering True Stories of Diversity & Inclusion
by Jennifer Brown
1M ago
Entrepreneur, coach, and author Kay Allison joins the program to discuss her new book Juicy AF (Alcohol-Free): Stop The Drinking Spiral, Create Your Future. Kay shares her thoughts about why the alcohol-free population should be part of diversity, equity, and inclusion efforts and the work-related situations that can be tough for alcohol-free employees to navigate. She also shares her own journey of becoming alcohol-free and practical ways that employers can make work-related events more inclusive of alcohol-free employees.  ..read more
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E246: Words Matter: Activating our Earned Advantage with Authors Chris Altizer and Gloria Johnson-Cusack
The Will To Change: Uncovering True Stories of Diversity & Inclusion
by Jennifer Brown
1M ago
This episode features a conversation with Chris Altizer and Gloria Johnson-Cusack, authors of the book Growing the Elephant – Increasing Earned Advantage for All. Chris and Gloria reveal the impetus behind writing their book and the distinction between earned and unearned advantages. They also discuss the importance for leaders of being humble and how to have courageous and productive conversations about diversity, equity, and inclusion. Discover why talking about advantage can be more helpful than talking about privilege.    ..read more
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E245: WTC Takeover Featuring Jennifer and Kenji Yoshino, NYU’s Chief Justice Earl Warren Professor of Constitutional Law
The Will To Change: Uncovering True Stories of Diversity & Inclusion
by Jennifer Brown
2M ago
This takeover episode of The Will to Change features a conversation with Kenji Yoshino, Chief Justice Earl Warren Professor of Constitutional Law and Director of the Meltzer Center for Diversity, Inclusion and Belonging at NYU School of Law. Kenji interviews Jennifer about the 2nd edition of her best-selling book How to be an Inclusive Leader. Kenji and Jennifer cover a variety of topics, including the generational shift that’s underway, gender identity as a continuum, and the need to hold space for each other on our learning journeys ..read more
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BEST OF THE WILL TO CHANGE: Reflections on Compassion Fatigue and Self-Care
The Will To Change: Uncovering True Stories of Diversity & Inclusion
by Jennifer Brown
2M ago
Note: This episode was previously recorded and is being released in recognition of the holiday season! In this minisode, Jennifer shares her thoughts on several pertinent (and previously released) episodes from The Will To Change on the topics of compassion fatigue and self-care. You’ll discover the importance of thinking about your thinking, the potential pitfalls of sharing our story in unhealthy ways, and the healing power of community ..read more
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E243: NASA’s DEI Journey with OD Specialist Diane Cain and JBC’s Adrienne Lawrence
The Will To Change: Uncovering True Stories of Diversity & Inclusion
by Jennifer Brown
2M ago
This episode features a conversation between JBC Vice-President Adrienne Lawrence and Diane Cain, Organizational Development Specialist at NASA. Diane discusses the important role that DEI plays in her work as an organizational development specialist and the evolution of NASA’s DEI priorities. Discover the reasons behind NASA’s interest in inclusive leadership and the culture shift that is driving the need for a change in the approach to leadership.    ..read more
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E242: Doing the Work and Doing it Right: Deconstructing DEI with Author, Speaker and Consultant Lily Zheng
The Will To Change: Uncovering True Stories of Diversity & Inclusion
by Jennifer Brown
3M ago
Author, Speaker and Consultant Lily Zheng returns to The Will To Change to discuss their new book, DEI Deconstructed, which centers on accountable and effective practices to achieve DEI outcomes in organizations. Discover why even leaders with the best of intentions find it difficult to achieve the DEI outcomes they desire. Lily also discusses the outcomes that they typically advise leaders to achieve and how to measure them. They also reveal how they work with leaders who may be resistant to DEI efforts ..read more
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