Episodes

A Community Sitting on Top of The World's Energy with Gareth Evans

Sept. 28, 2022

We, as a community, need to reduce our environmental impact and make it more sustainable. Gareth Evans is someone who is very achievement oriented in a sustainable way. He saw building solutions at the asset where the energy…

Guest: Gareth Evans

Life Is Improv! The Spectrum of Work and Play with Sarah Filman

Sept. 21, 2022

We can play at work, and we can work at home. Work and play are on a spectrum as we practice showing up as our authentic selves in life and work. Our latest guest Sarah Filman is a pro at play, and her work reminds leaders t…

Guest: Sarah Filman

Leading with a Screwdriver: Metaphors on Leadership

Sept. 14, 2022

When everything changes in the corporate world, humans are still humans. In an insightful episode of Uncover the Human, Aaron Velky helps us practice finding balance and awareness - both in soccer and in the workplace. From …

Guest: Aaron Velky

Human to Human: Building Community with Alex and Cristina

Sept. 7, 2022

We can't do it all alone, and we shouldn't have to. Humans are innately social and community is a natural part of our being. There is an infinite amount of growth, success, and support available to all of us. So let's help e…

Why Is Change So Hard? Resisting, Belonging, and Evolving with Alex and Cristina

Aug. 31, 2022

We have all gone through countless changes in our lives, in our organizations, and in the world around us. It doesn't necessarily mean changing gets easier. In fact, it's usually pretty hard. There is always resistance to ne…

We Feel It First: Becca Marshall on Connecting Better With Ourselves and Others

Aug. 24, 2022

Our bodies and emotional centers process information faster than the rational mind. As Cristina likes to say, "The body knows before the mind does." Our latest Uncover The Human guest is Becca Marshall, founder of ActivXchan…

Humans Helping Humans: Why We Need Diverse Perspectives with Betsy Westhafer

Aug. 17, 2022

Our latest guest Betsy Westhafer is an expert in facilitating conversations between organizations and their customers. Her work with The Congruity Group empowers organizations to get aligned with their customers, elevate the…

Failing Your Way to Success with Bill Powell

Aug. 10, 2022

From achieving his goal of becoming trilingual by age 30 to working with founders of early-stage companies, Bill Powell has dedicated his work to redefining relationships with ourselves and others to create a world of more m…

Guest: Bill Powell

Building a Culture That Gets Better Results with Lyn Wineman

Aug. 3, 2022

How can we lead our organizations into a better future? By taking care of the people who will help you get there! Our latest guest Lyn Wineman leads with curiosity, purpose, and enthusiasm. In an impactful conversation about…

Guest: Lyn Wineman

Programming Note - Summer Break

June 1, 2022

We are taking a summer break and will be back in August with new exciting guests and fun conversations. In the meantime, you can catch up with any of our episodes on your favorite Podcast platform. Thank you for your sup…

Be The Change: New Ways to Network with Kristin McGinnis

May 25, 2022

There are many traditional business practices that could use some modernization, and business networking is one of them. Thanks to the work of professionals like our latest guest Kristin McGinnis, the days of small talk and …

Express Yourself! Emotional Regulation with Alex and Cristina

May 18, 2022

Emotions are part of being human. We can't avoid them entirely, but we can learn how to manage our emotions and work with them. Every strong emotion we experience is a chance to learn more about ourselves and how we show up …

Getting Serious With Your Business Relationships with JC Quintana

May 11, 2022

In business and in life, relationships are part of our identity — They influence our culture and social norms, they can impact our our growth, and they contribute to our success. In our latest episode of Uncover The Human, w…

Guest: JC Quintana

Anxiousness, Doubt, and Discomfort, Oh My! Overcoming Presentation Anxiety with Alex and Cristina

May 4, 2022

In another insightful episode of Uncover The Human, hosts Cristina and Alex recount their experience speaking at the 2022 KAMCon Conference in Colorado. Despite anxious feelings and nerves creeping up in the hours leading up…

How Education Systems (Don't) Prepare Us for Work with Uma Gopaldass

April 27, 2022

From our primary education to Corporate America, we're taught that our success and our worth can be measured. We go from tests to assessments, and we're assigned numbers and results that put us into boxes. In those boxes, th…

Guest: Uma Gopaldass

Inspiration, Influence, and Impact: Redefining Mentorship with Scott Miller

April 20, 2022

Mentorship can be so much more than a formal professional relationship with a C-Suite executive at our company. Mentors are all around us. They are the people who inspire, influence, and impact us. In a truly inspiring, inf…

Guest: Scott Miller

Get Curious! Busting Biases and Assumptions with Amanda Gulino

April 13, 2022

Our latest guest, Amanda Gulino, is on a mission to make Mondays better for everyone. Through awareness and curiosity, Amanda teaches us to avoid assumptions, bust our own biases, and learn from others who we may not agree w…

Guest: Amanda Gulino

Job Reset: Building a Better Relationship to Your Work with Taylor Short

April 6, 2022

What happens when we start disliking our job? The answer isn't always to jump ship. With a little help from our latest guest Taylor Short, you can change your relationship to the ship and discover ways to find fulfillment in…

Guest: Taylor Short

How Mindfulness Can Make Us Better Leaders with Cristina and Alex

March 30, 2022

Mindfulness isn't just about meditating every morning - it's about experiencing the present moment fully. It is a practice of being fully present and aware, and accepting where you are at in the present moment without judgem…

How are you really feeling? Overcoming Meta-Feelings with Cristina and Alex

March 23, 2022

Have you ever found yourself getting upset about something, then felt upset with yourself for being upset? This is a meta-feeling: how you feel about the feelings you're experiencing. In our latest judgment-free episode of U…

Serve Your Audience! Becoming a Better Speaker with Meridith Grundei

March 16, 2022

When was the last time you were tricked into doing acting exercises? Meridith Grundei's work as a Public Speaking and Presentation Skills Coach teaches us to show up, be present, and own a space. Her applied improvisational …

Relationships are the Foundation: Social and Emotional Learning with Justin Oberndorf

March 9, 2022

What do middle schools and corporations have in common? This may sound like the setup for a joke, but there's a lot to learn from our latest guest, middle school teacher and life coach Justin Oberndorf. As an ex-corporate em…

Creating Belonging & Community in the Workplace with Susan Sanders & Rae English - Part 2

March 2, 2022

Welcome back to Part 2 of our inspiring conversation with Susan Sanders and Rae English. Human first, employee second. This is the approach that our guests Susan and Rae take in their work: Improve the employee experience …

Creating Belonging & Community in the Workplace with Susan Sanders & Rae English - Part 1

Feb. 23, 2022

Human first, employee second. This is the approach that our guests Susan Sanders and Rae English take in their work: Improve the employee experience to build better organizations. Susan and Rae are on a mission to create spa…