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Brilliance at Work brings you business leadership advice for leading high-performance teams with clarity, confidence and heart. You’ll hear stories, advice and captivating interviews from executive and master public speaking coach Michelle Barry Franco based on more than 12 years supporting successful entrepreneurs, executives and thought leaders. Listeners get backstage passes to the stories and advice that helped these leaders grow remarkable careers and and award-winning businesses while ...
 
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FLOW365 is so powerful and I love seeing the effect it has on our members. Sometimes it looks like somebody reaching a big goal that they set, but just as often it’s one decision leading to clarity that opens an unexpected door or the ripple effects making changes in one area of life to all the other areas. I’m going to introduce you to three women…
 
Fear is really about not feeling comfortable in the unknown, which is what trust is all about. –Jennifer Urezzio On this episode of the Plan Simple Meals Podcast, I’m really excited to talk with Jennifer Urezzio, about fear, intuition, and connection — and how all of that plays into our planning. One of the reasons many of us plan is so that we can…
 
Pryon founder and CEO Igor Jablokov explains how his company makes it easier for enterprises to access their important data by utilizing augmented intelligence and efficient language models. He also discusses where AI is headed both in the enterprise and in our personal lives thanks to advances in models, chip architectures, and more.…
 
The tool that has served my family (and me) the most during the holiday season over the years has been our Advent/Countdown Calendar. It is the tool that I use to focus on what matters most and get my family excited too. Hint: I am not talking about the chocolate-filled variety! At this point I have 2 teens and a tween. Every year I wonder if we ar…
 
When we learn to express ourselves in a way that is authentic, real for us, and powerful — that has influence — we can create amazing change in the world. –Michelle Barry Franco On this episode of the Plan Simple Meals Podcast, I’m really excited to talk with Michelle Barry Franco, a speaking and thought leadership coach about communication and the…
 
Hex Technologies co-founder and CEO Barry McCardel talks about how his company is attempting to simplify the data science workflow—notebooks, collaboration, storytelling, sharing, you name it. And with a focus on security, something for which the founding team developed an affinity during their time at Palantir. McCardel also discusses the (hopeful…
 
Remember back in January 2020 when you made that exciting plan for all the things you'd do, create and enjoy in this new year of "2020 Vision"? Ha! Maybe we don't actually have nearly the control or even influence we think we do over how things will go. And yet, in this final episode before our extended break of this podcast, I make a case for Visi…
 
In this episode of the Plan Simple Podcast, I’m really excited to talk with Dr. Valerie, the author of Patriarchy Stress Disorder: The Invisible Inner Barrier to Women’s Happiness and Fulfillment. She named Patriarchy Stress Disorder (PSD) and describes it as everything that you thought was wrong with you and tried to fix it with personal developme…
 
If you want the fast track to your greatest impact with your message as a speaker and thought leader, it makes sense that you want to learn best practices on messaging, talk crafting, and delivery. I teach that stuff a lot. And yet, I've noticed over the years that the very thing that is supposed to be helpful can also be the greatest barrier to co…
 
Datalogue co-founder and CEO Tim Delisle discusses how his company is trying to remake data integration for large enterprises, by taking advantage of Kubernetes, good UX, and a focus on performance and security. Delisle also shares his take on why the big data movement might have missed the boat.
 
Is what you're doing actually in alignment with how you want to feel and what kind of a life you want to live? –Becca Piastrelli On this episode of the Plan Simple Meals Podcast, I’m really excited to talk with Becca Piastrelli, about belonging and connection. Even when we are doing, doing, doing, and around people a lot there can be loneliness or …
 
The heart of the dream is to do what you love and the money will follow, right? There are books written on that, and it sounds amazing. But no one tells you the special "road blocks" that show up when you decide you are going to actually create a business from your passion. Kadidja Yansane has worked with hundreds of business owners who are creatin…
 
There are definitely moments in time when each woman says “I'm sick of my own BS. I'm sick of feeling this way.” –Martha Van Camp In this episode of the Plan Simple Meals Podcast, I’m really excited to talk with Martha Van Camp about weight loss. If you know my story at all, you know that my journey into health and wellness and time management star…
 
I see way too many leaders with voices for good who hesitate to take their stand for fear of being wrong. Here's the straight-up news: you probably will be wrong sometimes. I certainly have been wrong plenty, as I share in this episode. There is freedom in really seeing how much impact you can have with your message when you aren't afraid of being …
 
As you get more intimate with your cycle and the rhythm for you, then you can have those moments where you are by chance out of sync and bring yourself back to homeostasis because you know how to take care of yourself through your rhythm. –Lena Dolter On this episode of the Plan Simple Meals Podcast, I’m really excited to talk with Lena Dolter, abo…
 
In the old days, this was "professional" - to keep business separate from our personal life. But the people we serve want more from us now - they want to know who we *really* are. Jude Charles is an expert at sharing that story, through video. As a documentarian for some of the most successful and passion-driven entrepreneurs in our world today, Ju…
 
When things get uncertain or scary, we often look for ways to fix it. We turn to new courses, programs or places to learn best practices. Nothing wrong with great training or best practices, of course. They are awesome. However, they are NOT where the best answers live. In this episode, I do my best to point you to the place where your most brillia…
 
As you step more fully into leadership in your industry, you’ll be asked to tell your story more often. People want to know how you got where you are today. In this episode, I share my own story of how I became a speaking coach. Sneak peek: It’s a highly unexpected outcome for my career. Then I share how to choose which details to include when tell…
 
Walking is a great antidote for a crappy day. –Joyce Shulman In this episode of the Plan Simple Meals Podcast, I’m really excited to talk with Joyce Shulman, founder of 99 Walks and author of Walk Your Way to Better about entrepreneurship, the power of walking, being intentional, and reaching goals and dreams. Joyce is a serial entrepreneur. From R…
 
Naketa’s story will both break your heart and fill you with hope. It’s the JOY and hope that lingers. Beautiful gems of what’s possible arise when you are willing to shatter the internal blocks built through difficult times and thus reveal your brilliance, shining there all along. This conversation reflects the heart of what Brilliance at Work is a…
 
Food is so connected to the human experience—it absolutely needs to be a joyous thing. –Tess Masters I have lost 20 pounds in the past 55 days!!! And I have our amazing guest to thank. I feel the best I have felt in my 40s! This is a must-listen if you want to get healthy now, which might just be the most important goal we can all have in 2020... I…
 
Being a leader means sometimes having difficult conversations. Whether this is your business partner, romantic partner, or someone in your family, the discomfort often means we end up avoiding the conversations altogether. Yet, using your voice and leading with your heart means having these harder conversations as well as the exciting, feel-good on…
 
“I felt like if I wasn't thinking about dieting, and my relationship with food, so frequently, I would be able to produce and contribute so much more in the world.” –Lia On this episode of the Plan Simple Meals Podcast, I’m really excited to talk with Lia about one of my favorite and most dreaded topics—weightloss. Lia helps women ditch the diet dr…
 
Something about that sense of abyss on the other side of the camera feels so daunting… judgy even. Virtual speaking can cause more anxiety than in-person speaking for some people - not being able to see their expressions or hear their laughter and applause. And yet, being able to speak with conviction and clarity through video, webinars, livestream…
 
The first step in planning — or just shifting out of overwhelm is to get everything out of your head and onto paper.It is fall. A new season. A time for new goals. We are in the midst of a planathon to get your fall goals set up and working for you… You can still join in and self pace the material. It is so worth having a plan in hectic times! Ever…
 
Live in-person events are mostly canceled, but inspiration and learning are not! In this episode, I share five ways to make your online content and delivery more captivating and engaging. From tips on equipment to how to deepen your audience intimacy, you'll learn how to take your otherwise great and useful content and use it to magnetize amazing n…
 
Put your goal out there and find everything you can possibly find to align and feel good and feel happy. –Sharon Wilson In this episode of the Plan Simple Meals Podcast, I’m really excited to talk with Sharon Wilson, Founder, and Chief Inspiration Officer for over 22 years at the Coaching from Spirit Institute about attracting your ideal clients. S…
 
Being “everywhere” is a powerful leadership move. Yet, there are so many things that can get in the way of consistently showing up online with your message. In this conversation with Andréa Jones of Savvy Social School, we get to hear from the expert in mindful social media presence about how to show up consistently, in a way that feels good for yo…
 
Start being okay with wanting what you want, and decide that you are worthy of it. –Amy Pearson In this episode of the Plan Simple Meals Podcast, I’m really excited to talk with Amy Pearson, who is a life coach about how she gets so much done. We talk about focus and time management strategies that help her see time as a gift. We start out talking …
 
Not only is Shasta Nelson a great example of an excellent thought leader, her insights around connection and friendship in business really can change your experience of life and work overall. In this episode, Shasta shares the story of how she became an expert in friendship, largely because it was a deeply important topic with very little research …
 
Spring Health co-founder and chief product officer Adam Chekroud explains his company's platform for helping employer's offer quality mental health care to their employees. Chekroud, who's professionally trained in the field, also discusses how employers can do more to encourage mental health, how social media can affect mental health, and how COVI…
 
You don't need a lot to look good, to look put together. –Anita Costello In this episode of the Plan Simple Meals Podcast, I’m really excited to talk with Anita Costello, the designer at Bacah, a sustainable clothing company, about minimalism, fashion, and making conscious choices. She was always, even as a child interested in fashion and credits h…
 
We are told in so many ways, from many directions, that we need to do more, learn more, add more strategies and tools to our toolkit if we want to make the biggest difference with our public speaking, leadership and work. The truth is, we actually need to do way, way less in order to make the greatest impact possible. In this episode, I share the m…
 
"When you shift your focus to what you want to keep, it's a much more interesting exercise and not as stressful." –Kristyn Ivey On this episode of the Plan Simple Meals Podcast, I’m really excited to talk with Kristyn Ivey, a professional organizer and certified KonMari consultant about organizing and decluttering. Decluttering and organizing is ab…
 
In this conversation with Mia Moran you’ll hear how a stack of paper coffee cups and a moment of insight led to her writing a best-selling book and remodeling her entire business venture. So many great gems from the expert in planning & simple meals to support your most vibrant leadership. Get full show notes and more information here:http://michel…
 
We think we are independent thinkers and that we come to our conclusions cleanly and logically. But, there is so much research to support otherwise. Understanding persuasion and influence allows us to get some distance, see it for what it is, and loosen its unconscious influence on us - and also understand others better, too. In today’s episode, we…
 
The Architecht Show returns (!) with Replicated co-founder and CEO Grant Miller talking about how his company is enabling KOTS, or Kubernetes-Off-the-Shelf software. We dive into a number of topics around this, including the pitfalls of relying too heavily on SaaS, the popularity of Kubernetes itself, and how laws like Europe's GDPR are forcing com…
 
“Mindfulness is a very simple practice, but it's not easy. It's taking in what we're doing or feeling at the moment and really going down into our body and asking, ‘where am I feeling this?’” –Shahin Najak In this episode of the Plan Simple Meals Podcast, I’m really excited to talk with mindfulness and mediation coach Shahin and really get into wha…
 
Virtually all live events are canceled and the speaking world is in big flux. Listen in as Rhonda Khan, founder of Simply Speech Solutions, and I talk shop on public speaking and the shifts we are seeing during this new world. Rhonda is a speaking coach and trainer who helps people transform their lives by becoming powerful communicators. In this e…
 
Commit to your decision and see it through until you have received the physical results of your intention. –Jen Mazer In this episode of the Plan Simple Meals Podcast, I can’t wait to share my conversation about manifestation with Jen Mazer. Manifesting might sound like a buzzword, but Jen says that we are manifesting all the time. People come to h…
 
This is our 100th episode of the Brilliance at Work podcast! In this episode, I share some of the hardest earned and most fun insights I’ve had along the way. It’s been a BIG learning experience and I love sharing the messy parts, as well as the exciting moments, with you in this 100th episode. Get full show notes and more information here: http://…
 
I'm a strong believer in incorporating mindfulness and gratitude practices into what you're already doing because none of us are going to create time. –Melissa Mueller-Douglas In this episode of the Plan Simple Meals Podcast, I’m really excited to talk with Melissa Mueller-Douglas, the founder and facilitator of MYRetreat about self-care and retrea…
 
I had a magical conversation with Sara Walka, the founder of The Sisters Enchanted. Sara is on a mission to help women lean into their intuition, conjure joy, and create a fun, purposeful, and spacious life. Join us as we talk about her story from corporate candy sales to witchy entrepreneur teaching all kinds of enchantment skills and how she’s ta…
 
“When change is big we have to reimagine the systems at work in our lives.” – Mia Moran This summer is not at all how you may have pictured it in January. I am hearing a lot of “I wish it would just go back to normal,” and I get it because there are many things about last spring and summer that felt easier — there was camp, it was relatively easy t…
 
I absolutely fell in love with Jessica’s brilliant lead gathering process at a recent conference because it worked on ME! She founded the first podcasting booking agency of its kind in 2013 and, with her business partner, has grown the company to over $1M in revenue. In this conversation, Jessica shares excellent tips on how to get booked on great …
 
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