UCYP: Uphill Conversations Young Professionals

UCYP: Uphill Conversations Young Professionals

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19: YP Perspective – Finding Value + Vocation in the Arts
Feb 7, 2018 • 47 min
In this episode of UCYP, Megan and Tim have an Uphill Conversation with Katie Leckenbusch on her career and journey in the arts. From college to arts to corporate and back again, there is extreme value in engaging with the arts. Show Notes: Katie’s…
18: YP Perspective – Waging War on Personal Change
Jan 24, 2018 • 54 min
In this episode of UCYP, Tim and Megan have an Uphill Conversation with Tyler Harris on his early journey of self discovery, strength in vulnerability + waging war on personal change. Show Notes: Putting value out into the world via social media Mentors…
17: YP Perspective – Not Your Typical Counselors, Advisors + Advocates
Jan 10, 2018 • 49 min
In this episode of UCYP, Tim + Megan have an Uphill Conversation with two young professional attorneys, George Campbell and Jordan Teague, who are not your typical counselors, advisors and advocates. Hear how they left behind the big firms to build…
16: YP Perspective – The Changing Landscape of Media + Journalism
Dec 13, 2017 • 47 min
On the episode of UCYP, Mary Willson joins Megan + Tim for a conversation on the changing landscape of media + journalism, elevating the community voice and hard work. Show Notes Innovation in digital media news through content curation: personalized…
15: UCYP – Whose Dream Is It?
Nov 29, 2017 • 33 min
Megan and Tim have an Uphill Conversation on dreams – why people have trouble identifying their dreams and determine if the dream you’re pursuing is truly your own. Show Notes: 4 reasons people why people have trouble identifying their dreams Comfort can…
14: YP Perspective – What type of Vocal Art are you creating?
Nov 15, 2017 • 36 min
Listen as we discuss vocal art and the power of our words in this great conversation with Jonathan Parker. He believes there is artwork in curiosity, asking great questions, listening and sharing. Show Notes: We are all artists + conversations are our…
13: YP Perspective – Underdogs + Making it to the “Bigs”
Nov 1, 2017 • 45 min
Matthew Rollins joins us for an Uphill Conversation on his journey from playing the game of baseball to his current life as an entrepreneur and underdog in a very established industry. Show Notes: Matthew’s journey from athlete to entrepreneur At some…
12: YP Perspective – Politics + Working Towards Change
Oct 18, 2017 • 39 min
William Timmons joins us for an Uphill Conversation on his journey as a prosecutor, entrepreneur, and South Carolina State Senator. At 33 years of age, he is committed to fixing what’s broken in Columbia, SC. Show Notes: William’s entrepreneurial…
11: YP Perspective – Serving Others to Discover Yourself
Oct 3, 2017 • 43 min
Chris Cloud joins us for a conversation on how he made a significant change – moving to Nepal in his early 30s – to serve others and shift the trajectory of his life. In his journey, he not only discovered his purpose, but also met his life partner and so…
10: Develop Your Emotional Strength + Capacity
Sep 20, 2017 • 44 min
In this episode of UCYP, Tim and Megan discuss emotional intelligence (EQ), what it means to be emotionally strong, and how to expand emotional capacity. Show Notes: EQ and responding v. reacting Tips on how to deal with conflict and challenges using EQ…
9: YP Perspective – Know Yourself, Be Open + Discover Your Dreams
Sep 6, 2017 • 48 min
An entrepreneur, marketer, coach, and brewery co-founder Nicole Cendrowski joins us for a fabulous conversation on dreams and taking advantage of opportunities. Show Notes: Nicole’s journey from college to brewing beer The beer brewing landscape in the…
8: YP Perspective – Willingness to Change Direction and Chart a New Course
Aug 23, 2017 • 45 min
Young professional Yasha Patel joins us for an Uphill Conversation on her move from public defender to entrepreneur. How her drive and work ethic helped her vision become a reality. Show Notes: Yasha’s journey from public defender to renovating and…
7: YP Perspective – Co-Work & Collaboration
Aug 9, 2017 • 44 min
Young Professionals Harold Hughes and Ben Moore join us for an Uphill Conversation on startup culture, collaboration and co-work space. Show Notes: Helicopter parents in the workplace Building and protecting community Taking ideas to execution – risk,…
6: YP Perspective – Agility, Flexibility and Looking Ahead
Jul 26, 2017 • 49 min
Founders of DesignLi, Keith Shields and Joshua Tucker, join us for a conversation on agility and flexibility as young professional entrepreneurs and leaders. Show Notes: What led them to change directions from education to app development Value of strong…
5: Mentorship in the Modern World
Jul 12, 2017 • 47 min
In this episode of UCYP we discuss how mentorship and mentor relationships are evolving in the modern era. We dive into the benefits, the challenges and the opportunities. Show Notes: The word “mentor” can sometimes be intimidating It’s important to be…
4: Bridging the Generational Gap – Vulnerability, Inclusion + Bias
Jun 28, 2017 • 49 min
In this episode of UCYP we have an insightful conversation with two young professionals on bridging the gap across generations in the workplace. Show Notes: Millennials value self-expression and individuality How YPs can create better self-awareness Best…
3: Ashley Brown – YP Perspective on Entrepreneurship
Jun 14, 2017 • 44 min
In Episode 3 of UCYP, we have an Uphill Conversation with Greenville, SC young professional Ashley Brown on the risks and rewards of entrepreneurship. Show Notes: Started out in Asheville post-college and had hard time finding a job Phenomenon of…
2: YP Perspective Part 2 – We’re Not Millennials, We’re Individuals
May 31, 2017 • 39 min
In Part 2 of our first UCYP interview with three diverse Upstate South Carolina young professionals (YPs), we continue our discussion on overcoming stereotypes and changing the conversation around millennials in the workplace. Show Notes: Vision and…
1: YP Perspective – We’re Not Millennials, We’re Individuals
May 15, 2017 • 33 min
In our very first UCYP podcast, we are joined by three Upstate young professionals (YPs) who all offer very diverse and valuable insights on the generation currently rising in the workplace. Show Notes: What drives each of these YPs in their personal and…