KiKi L'Italien on Anchor

KiKi L'Italien on Anchor
You are listening to KiKi L’Italien’s micro-podcast for short bursts or inspiration, introspection, and thoughts on the go. [This is NOT the weekly Association Chat podcast. If you are looking for that, head over to your nearest podcast player and search for “Association Chat”] KiKi L’Italien, CEO of Amplified Growth and host of Association Chat. Cover art photo provided by Filip Kominik on Unsplash:

Jun 20 • 0 min
A poem for this Thursday before I run off to Dallas for a quick speaking gig and come back tomorrow.
Potlucks and people
Jun 10 • 6 min
I grew up in an evangelical church in southwest Missouri and whether you believe in a higher power or not, there is a TON we can learn from the power of the potluck. Tent revivals came along every summer and there is a good reason why. Shared experience…
Earthworms and curiosity
Jun 7 • 4 min
We take another look at curiosity on this Friday and I share a poem by one of my favorites, Anne Sexton.
How Does A Bird Fly?
Jun 6 • 7 min
More on developing curiosity…
June 4, 2019 - Beginnings, For the Record
Jun 4 • 6 min
I share one poem I wrote, For The Record, and another poem by the great poet Dylan Thomas to balance out this day. Hope you enjoy!
Humans have a built in need for community.
Apr 7 • 4 min
More thoughts on community and belonging…
A little background about me and community
Apr 6 • 3 min
You always remember, support, and protect who or what helps you belong. I share a little bit about my complicated personal history with community.
Maybe your day was disrupted like mine, but the universe has your back!
Apr 4 • 4 min
Jumping into the latest about the Instagram channel, book club, and the meaning of life. Yeah, this is one of THOSE kinda updates!
When things don’t go your way…
Apr 3 • 4 min
Turn lemons into a lemonade party and choose your mindset!
Interviewing Radha and Excited AF!
Apr 2 • 3 min
Do you ever get nervous meeting people who inspire you?
Getting ready to report on what I see at #ASAEIdeas19
Mar 17 • 4 min
My mission is to be present and experience the lessons and networking available at ASAE’s Great Ideas conference in beautiful Colorado Springs, Colorado.
Does working for an association really resonate with you?
Mar 11 • 6 min
Associations can change the world. So can you. Are you using your talents to change the world with your association? What are your primary drivers?
How do you create powerful community?
Mar 5 • 2 min
How do you create powerful community? What are the ingredients for a successful community?
Curiosity is a lifesaver!
Mar 4 • 4 min
Dark thoughts can haunt us all. But could curiosity be the thing that pulls us through our worst moments?
Our Ghosts Already Live Here
Feb 25 • 5 min
What if we are creating ghosts right now?
What’s your one sentence?
Feb 21 • 5 min
Legacy – what will yours be?
I was a Chubby, Sweaty Novice Dancer in Missouri
Feb 20 • 7 min
What were you like at 10-years-old? I was the type of girl who danced for farm animals. Who were you?
Do associations have a trust problem?
Feb 18 • 2 min
What if we have more important questions to answer than “would you recommend us to a peer?” Do associations have a trust problem?
What do you find yourself talking about with others most often?
Feb 18 • 15 min
What do you find yourself talking about with others most often (and what are the beliefs behind them)? Exploring this on today’s (LONG) post!
What is your purpose?
Feb 14 • 6 min
Happy Valentine’s Day! The question of today is, “What is your purpose?” - I attempt an answer to this question and go deep to figure out why my answer is the right one for me. What is *your purpose* and why?
What is your morning routine?
Feb 12 • 4 min
I share my morning routine and ask you to share your own!
A Travel Experience that Flipped My World Upside Down
Feb 10 • 3 min
Here is today’s question for February 10th given to me by my speaking coach Gahmya: “What was one life changing event or travel experience that flipped your world upside down?” “I saw things differently when…” I went on a road trip to New Orleans when I…
Letter to My Younger Self
Feb 8 • 3 min
This is a letter to My Younger Self… what would your letter to your younger self say? #Day2 #likeTED
What is your word?
Feb 7 • 3 min
My speaking coach gave me my first assignment and this is it!
Association Chat Flash Briefing for #MLKDay - Hope for a brighter tomorrow
Jan 21 • 2 min
Today’s episode recognizes Dr. Martin Luther King’s leadership and discusses the over 800,000 federal employees directly affected by the US government partial shutdown.
Association Chat Flash Briefing August 1, 2018
Aug 1, 2018 • 1 min
Association Chat and Mentoring
Jul 31, 2018 • 3 min
Association Chat Flash Briefing for July 31, 2018 #assnchat #associations #mentoring
Weird time of the year - Summer time in Associationland
Jul 30, 2018 • 6 min
Association Chat Flash Briefing for July 30, 2018 - pre-vacation zone!
What is your voice strategy?
Jul 26, 2018 • 2 min
What are you doing with your voice strategy?
Jul 26, 2018 • 2 min
Looking at creating audio content and optimizing for voice search…what is your voice strategy? #associations #assnchat #voice #eventprofs
What do you do when your members want to connect on social?
Jul 25, 2018 • 3 min
It’s great when members and clients want to connect with your organization’s social media. But what about when they want to connect with you on your personal social media accounts? Opportunities? Challenges? Let’s talk about it! #socialmedia #assnchat…
Association Chat Flash Briefing for July 24, 2018
Jul 24, 2018 • 2 min
Association Chat Flash Briefing July 23, 2018
Jul 23, 2018 • 2 min
Getting ready for #ASAE18 in Chicago! Who else will be there? #associations #assnchat
Association Chat Flash July 9 2018
Jul 9, 2018 • 3 min
Association Chat Flash July 6 2018
Jul 6, 2018 • 2 min
Association Chat Flash Briefing for June 26, 2018
Jun 26, 2018 • 1 min
#AssociationChat Flash Briefing for June 22, 2018
Jun 22, 2018 • 3 min
Association Chat Flash Briefing for Friday June 22,2018
Today’s Association Chat News!
Jun 19, 2018 • 2 min
Association Chat Flash for Tuesday, June 19, 2018
Apr 22, 2018
Apr 22, 2018 • 3 min