Feeling Ourselves

Why is it that when women display their vulnerabilities and downplay their strengths, they are “relatable” and “brave,” but when they proudly embody their power and skills they are alienated? In this little shorty of an episode, Rachel and Suzanne discuss power, self-confidence, and nude photo shoots.

     

If You Want To Speak Out, Speak Out

If you’re leading a team or running a company, how and when to communicate on issues can be the most crucial and difficult decision you make. Whether you’re taking a stand on a cultural issue, or delivering a piece of difficult news, it can sometimes feel like entering a minefield. But don’t worry, Rachel and Suzanne have set off plenty of mines before and they’ve got strategy for days.

     

Icebreakers

This one’s for those of you who may just be getting to know us… or for listeners who have been waiting, hoping, asking for Rachel and Suzanne to finally lift the curtain already. Just a little start-of-summer get-to-know-ya treat. Enjoy.

     

How to Become Yourself, Again and Again

Rachel and Suzanne are the poster children for change – they know better than most that you can’t just “set and forget” your identity. But how do you know if you’re in the right place for right now? Stay tuned for a recipe to help yourself become more yourself, over and over again. And listen up for some bonus branding advice along the way. 

     

No Excuses

We’ve all heard the mantra “no excuses” – but Rachel and Suzanne know, it’s not that simple. When you just can’t get something done, making excuses feels really bad (and PSA: everyone knows when you’re doing it), so we’re giving you an alternative. You’ll never have to make excuses again.

     

Catastrophic Thinkers

You know that person in your life who always goes to the worst case scenario as soon as there’s a problem? That coworker or friend (or in Rachel’s case, mother) who immediately catastrophizes any situation? Rachel and Suzanne discuss how to spot a “catastrophic thinker,” and give you tips for how to respond to them in a way that’s productive for everyone.

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Be the Questioner, Not the Answerer

When Rachel locked herself out of her closet this week, she unexpectedly learned an important life lesson. Instead of coming in hot with an answer, her handyman actually solved her problem by asking her questions. Rachel and Suzanne discovered that the “let’s figure this out together” approach is actually way more effective than aiming for, “I’ve got your answer!” Also, Suzanne is a Diplo fan now?

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Must Ask Questions for 2020 (and Beyond)

How do you navigate a dystopian existence? Rachel and Suzanne are delineating the Before from the After times in the only way they know how: by asking the best questions. Here are four questions you should never leave home without (in addition to your mask).

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