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“You're Not Alone!” with Al Jones

Nov. 27, 2021

If nothing else, this week’s guest, Al Jones, a service-disabled veteran, personal finance author, game developer and African American/Black male who had bad credit and achieved the perfect FICO score 8 credit rating of 850,…

Hair Native American Heritage Month Privilidege Privilege

“I AM my hair. My hair IS me!” with Naomi Samuel

Nov. 19, 2021

In this world, for women of color and Black women, we are faced with so much. Was that a micro-aggression? Did you mean harm when you complimented me? What did you intend by singling me out? Naomi Samuel, a Management PhD St…

Asian Pacific Islander Prosperity Meditation

“who am i?” with Sandy VO

Nov. 5, 2021

As a child, Sandy Vo, a meditation teacher devoted to revolutionizing modern living by introducing a new level of functionality and serving more conscious leaders on their journey of Self-Realization, was who she thought oth…


TBT + LGBTQ+ History Month w/ Meka Urriola-Hunt

Oct. 28, 2021

Check out Meka Urriola-Hunt, President of LEAGUE at AT&T Georgia, as she shares her passion for working with LGBTQ+ youth. Her message to youth, “You’re not alone.” To us, “Try something new.” Resource(s): Covenant House Geo…

LGBTQ+ Dating

"What's the T?" with E. Monique Evans

Oct. 22, 2021

In this week’s episode, I flipped the script my Sister Friend Monique Evans, an EquipFin Transaction Coordinator in Commercial Banking Operations at Wells Fargo & Company, who answered “What’s the T?”. Instead of my normal Q…

LGBTQ+ #TBT Authenticity

TBT for LGBTQ+ History Month with Michelle Brown

Oct. 14, 2021

#TBT to Pride Month 2020 ~ “All Black Lives Matter which include Black Trans Lives Matter” with Michelle Brown , She/Her/Hers. Michelle is a Public Speaker, Author, Activist, Radio Host of Collections by Michelle Brown-Blog …

Authenticity Development

“Parable of Talents!” with “Real Talk” Tasha Randle

Oct. 8, 2021

What are YOU doing with what you’ve been given? Are you hiding it? Clutching onto it? Or like in the Bible, doing nothing with it? Check out this week’s episode with “Real Talk” Tasha Randle, “equips professionals with clari…

Hispanic/Latino/Latinx #TBT

#TBT 2020 HHM “Where are you from REALLY?!” with Sheila Maloney

Oct. 7, 2021

Being a Latina and specifically a Latina from Brazil is very important to Sheila, Public Policy Fellow, Office of Equity and Racial Justice at the Office of Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot. So much so, in 2018, she quit her job and …

Hispanic/Latino/Latinx #TBT

#TBT 2020 HHM “Cubanismo” – pride for Cuba” with Josy Gallagher

Sept. 30, 2021

Being raised by parent born in Cuba, her mom is mulata and her father is Black, Josy Laza Gallagher, MA, (she,her,hers,ella), Global Inclusion Consultant & Executive Coach, Hispanic Alliance for Career Enhancement(HACE) Boar…

Hispanic/Latino/Latinx AfroLatinas

#TBT 2020 HHM “I’m Black and, Latina” with Yvette Towe, Attorney

Sept. 23, 2021

Growing up, people tried to put Yvette in a box. She made the decision if she could not check Black and Latina (Hispanic/Latino), she wouldn’t check anything. Learn how Yvette does not let people box her in and how she celeb…

Hispanic/Latino/Latinx Ancestors

#TBT 2020 HHM “Don’t Forget Those Who Came Before Us” with Anna L. Garcia, HACEMOS National President

Sept. 16, 2021

As we kick off our Hispanic Heritage Month Special Edition of ICW, we learn how Texas born Anna pays homage to those who came before her which fuels her to pour into those who are here. Listen as Anna talks about how she cel…

Callings Strength Authenticity Art/Artists

“Art is a Strategy!” with Linda Simien Kelly

Sept. 10, 2021

“Wait on or create your own platform” is one thing artist Linda Simien Kellywanted to leave the ICW audience with. We have a choice as to what we do with our lives. We can wait on others to decide for us or like Linda, we ca…

Authenticity Development

“Articulate Your Value!” with Ashley AsShire

Sept. 3, 2021

What do you bring to the table? What do you do well? What makes you YOU? Getting clear about these and strategizing on how to communicate this to yourself and to others is how you “Articulate Your Value” which leads to havin…

Authenticity Development

“Work Life Harmony” with Tareka Wheeler, PMP

Sept. 1, 2021

We’ve heard of Work Life Balance and recently Work Life Integration. Have you heard of Work Life Harmony? Tareka Wheeler, PMP, CEO, T. Wheeler Strategic Solutions, LLC, Career & Mindset Strategist, shares how like stocks, we…

Authenticity Development

“The Glory of That!” with Dr. J. Martinez

Aug. 20, 2021

Music. Dance. Two ways we connect with self, skin, body, and movement. Dr. J., founder and Chief Executive Officer of the Alchemist Agency, a management and leadership development consulting firm focused on building the capa…

Development Paying It Forward

“When it’s Time to Go!” with Samieh Franklin

Aug. 16, 2021

Sometimes one journey ends so another could begin which is exactly what happened when Samieh Franklin, project manager, volunteer, and wealth builder , left corporate America. Samieh paused for a few months then launched two…

Hispanic/Latino/Latinx #TBT STEM

#TBT with Jannie Fernandez

Aug. 16, 2021

Check out Jannie's Spotlight here: https://reifymedia.com/spotlight-series/jannie-fernandez/ Let's #SOAR and #ElevateWOCVoices #IntimateConversationWOC


“Just Be You!” with Alecia “Fashionista” Grant

Aug. 6, 2021

This week’s guest, Alecia “Fashionista” Grant, and I talked about authenticity and “just being you”. Alecia stated, “if this is who you are, embrace it.” Check out the episode for more. This week’s Guest is Alecia Grant. AL…

Survival Strength

“It’s Inside of You!” with Dom (Dominique) Jones

July 30, 2021

Ever wonder what it takes to be successful? Want to achieve a dream and not sure how to get started? Have an idea for a business and not quite sure what next steps are? Check out this week’s episode as Dom (Dominique) Jones,…

#TBT Authenticity

#TBT with Kahshanna Evans

July 26, 2021

Throwbacks allow you to reflect on where you came from and where you are which give hope to where you're going. Let's #ElevateWOCVoices #IntimateConversationWOC LISTEN + SUBSCRIBE + SHARE

Hispanic/Latino/Latinx Authenticity AfroLatinas Hair

Embracing My Curly Hair with Amaly C. Homer

July 17, 2021

Ever have a conversation that could’ve lasted for hours? That’s how it was for me and this week’s guest, Amaly C. Homer , Afro-Latina, mama, wifey, friend, hija/daughter, artist, teacher, lover, friend, student of life on a …

Hispanic/Latino/Latinx Authenticity

Ever Evolving Latina

July 9, 2021

Dr. Melissa Salinas, Psy.D. is ever evolving. We talked about how her 3rd grade self declared she’d be a psychologist and she is. However, God had other plans and she is so much more. She creates tables, teaches Latinas how …


#TBT with Kim King #HappyPride

July 1, 2021

#HappyPride! This episode is a reflection on when this podcast was "conceived" and a #TBT with one of my 1st podcast guest and panelist. Yu never know where inspiration will hit. Embrace it! Check out "My "Out & Equal" Comi…

ICW Host Check-in

“NEW EPISODE CHECK-IN” with ICW Host, Deneen L. Garrett

June 27, 2021

Just checking-in to say Thank you and encourage you to take care of YOU. Also, if you’re wanting to become more mindful, check out The Art of Power by Thich Nhat Hanh . WATCH + LISTEN + SUBSCRIBE + SHARE Let’s #Soar and #Ele…

Favorite Podcasters Father's Day

“A Message for My Daughter” with Stephen A. Hart

June 18, 2021

Stephen A. Hart is a marketer, podcaster, brand strategist, speaker, and entrepreneur. He helps leaders and entrepreneurs blaze their trails with confidence by designing a brand they live and leave . Stephen is also a husba…

Life Coach

“Living by Design” with Ericka Spradley

June 11, 2021

Ericka Spradley, Career Management Strategist , and “Confident Career Woman” was stuck. She’d gotten too comfortable in her comfort zone and needed a better quality of life which included going to church on Sundays. Conside…


“I AM Evidence!” with Ericka Murria

June 4, 2021

“I am Evidence” means so much more than a (rape) kit on a shelf” declared Ericka Murria, creator of @i_am_evidence_brand , Social Justice Advocate against DV/SA, National Inspirational speaker, aspiring Author and Candidate …


“Feed Your Passion” with Karen Horne

May 28, 2021

Karen Horne, Senior Vice President Equity, and Inclusion at WarnerMedia, believes there is an abundance of talent, but not always an abundance of access. Karen helps talented creators navigate the puzzle pieces like structur…

Guest: Karen Horne
Life Coach

“Girl, Do It!” with Karen Williams

May 21, 2021

Been thinking about writing a book? Want to start a podcast? What’s stopping you? “Girl, Do It!” Check out this week’s episode with Karen Williams, BCPCLC, Founder and Lead Coach @ COACH4LIFE, LLC, Las Vegas. Karen and I dis…

Asian Pacific Islander

“We’re Capable!” with Sheena Yap Chan

May 14, 2021

So often, as women, and women of color, we don’t think we have what it takes. Asian women are expected to move through life with their heads down and to "do as you're told". Not Sheena Yap Chan. Sheena had the courage to sta…

LGBTQ+ Mental Health

“Let Your Light Shine” with Pam Illar

May 7, 2021

“You are beautiful. You are strong. You will go through some things just know you will get through it.” These are just a few words Pam Illar, mother, wife, daughter, sister, friend, proud Out woman, warrior, would say to her…

Asian Pacific Islander Activism

“I Had to Do Something” with Lola Small

April 30, 2021

After the murder of George Floyd, Lola T. Small, a Taiwanese Canadian wife to a Black man who along with her husband took their then four-year-old son to protest the injustice. Being compelled to act with “energy and intenti…

Community Youth

“Answering Your Calling” with Sèna Pierre

April 23, 2021

Sèna Pierre was living that Hollywood life until two life-altering tragedies occurred. After losing two women who were very close to her to suicide, Sèna’s path was forever changed. This resulted in Sèna creating a space for…

International Callings

“Opening Doors for Others” with Sabrina Kelly

April 16, 2021

Despite COVID, we do not live in a vacuum. We flourish when we pour into others. Our strength is found in fellowship. These are a few of the things this week’s guest, Sabrina Kelly, and I discussed. Sabrina believes when you…


Celebrating An Intimate Conversation with Women of Color

April 10, 2021

Having an #intimateconversation with The #Sisterhood as we celebrate the 1 Year Anniversary of the podcast. LISTEN + SUBSCRIBE + SHARE Prefer to watch?! We got you covered! WATCH + SUBSCRIBE + SHARE https://youtu.be/O2LE01T…

Mental Health

“Turnup the Volume” with Casandra Townsel

April 2, 2021

“Children are to be seen and not heard.” “Sit down and shut-up.” “Who are you to talk?!” I’m sure you’ve heard this at some point in your life whether directly or not. Have you thought about the impact these words have on ot…

Survival Callings Authors

“Defining Moments” with La Charmine (L.A.) Jefferson

March 26, 2021

There are things that happen in our lives which determine who we are, what we’re made of and direct our paths. It could be having a child right after college, losing a husband, meeting a mentor or, all three as happened for …

Strength Ancestors

“In Their Strength” with Diamond Sade

March 20, 2021

It takes strength to navigate spaces that were not made for us. We are often expected to assimilate. Diamond Sade is not one to fit in. She was born to show up in her authenticity. Once she learned of her ancestry, she vowed…

Asian Pacific Islander

“Name It, Reframe It, Restore It” with Sally Chan

March 12, 2021

“Name It, Reframe It, Restore It”. “Say it loud!” “Speak up and speak out.” are several calls to action from this week’s guest, my sister, Sally Chan. Sally and I believe once you know what a thing is, call it by its name , …

Asian Pacific Islander Authenticity

“Liberation is a personal responsibility!” with Christine Cariño

March 5, 2021

Christine Cariño and I talked about what’s needed to live a life outside of the boxes we’ve been placed in. We talked about freeing yourself from what holds you back, so it was no surprise that the two women who have impacte…

“Under My Own Terms” with Jennefer Witter

Feb. 26, 2021

The words “burn out” describe Jennefer Witter’s experience in public relations when she decided it was finally time for a sabbatical after a particularly difficult period. Creating a nurturing environment, having clients she…

“Grace Leads to Growth” with Griselda Garibay

Feb. 19, 2021

Sometimes we expect things to be a certain way and they turn out differently. Often, we are so busy being there for others we neglect ourselves. Other times we are constantly in “go” mode and not appreciating the little thin…


“It HAD to Exist!” with Arlan Hamilton

Feb. 12, 2021

If you have an idea and ever wonder if you should keep going, take a cue from Arlan Hamilton, Founder and Managing Partner of Backstage Capital, a fund that dedicated to minimizing funding disparities in tech by investing in…


“Black Womxn, Be LOUD” with B. Pagels-Minor

Feb. 5, 2021

Reflecting on how to live a life of awesomeness, B. Pagels-Minor, a trans-nonbinary lesbian; board member of Howard Brown Health and the YWCA, both in Chicago, where they lobby for equality and equity for WoC and who spells …

“Persistence Amidst Adversity” with Dr. Angela Gala Gonzalez, MD, M.Sc., Ph.D.

Jan. 29, 2021

Often as Black women, and WOC, we have proven ourselves and it’s still not enough. We have a choice to give in or persist. Listen to this week’s episode as Dr. Angela Gala Gonzalez, MD, M.Sc., Ph.D., shares a very pivotal mo…

“Grab Those Voices” with Heather R. Younger, J.D.

Jan. 22, 2021

As an expert on employee engagement and human resource management, CEO of Employee Fanatix, an Executive coach and author of her second book, coming out in April, "The Art of Caring Leadership ," Heather R. Younger, J.D., g…

“Build Your Board” with Lollie-Ramirez-Bennett

Jan. 15, 2021

Who has your back? Who can you confide in? Who are those people you can have “open mic” conversations with? These are your personal Board of Directors or “Tribe”. Listen as Lollie-Ramirez-Bennett, CEO Women of AT&T National.…

“Occupy Your Time” with CoachKemi

Jan. 8, 2021

CoachKemi Oyesola, helps Black Female Managers/Directors Aspiring for CSuite/Board Engage in Strategic Thinking, Raise Their Impact & Profile & Get Promoted. She is also a Cranfield Doctoral Researcher and is checked in from…


“Ready 2…” with Joy M. Hutton

Jan. 1, 2021

Welcome to Season 2 & Happy New Year! In this week’s episode, Joy and I talk about how she invests in others, her experience on OWN's Ready to Love, a dream deferred yet not dead, the loss of her sister and what she’s “Rea…