Beyond the Check

Beyond the Check
When it comes to work what is your Big Why? If you didn’t need the money, would you keep your current job? Beyond the Check: Work, Life & Meaning, features a broad array of business people sharing insights about how their spirituality influences their ?

Helen Russell, Co-Founder & CEO, Equator Coffees
Jun 4 • 29 min
Helen Russell and the team Equator Coffees are on a mission focused on the chain of well-being for their customers, staff and the world.
Dr. Frank Artress & Susan Gustafson: Near death to transforming lives in Tanzania
May 28 • 42 min
After a near death experience, Susan Gustafson and Frank Artress sold everything and founded an organization saving lives in Tanzania.
Ikram Mansori, from Army’s 82nd Airborne Division to Founder and CEO, Curah
May 13 • 29 min
Curah CEO Ikram Mansori draws on her military intelligence experience to empower beauty service provider and customers.
Ron Miller, Lessons Learned through Four Exits (and Counting)
May 9 • 55 min
Ron Miller works to do well by doing good and brings the perspective of a cancer survivor.
Ennie Lim, CEO of HoneyBee
May 7 • 16 min
HoneyBee CEO Ennie Lim wants to help ensure fewer Americans have to turn to predatory lenders.
Harry Plant of Aeris, Using IoT (Internet of Things) for Good
Apr 23 • 37 min
Harry Plant works to ensure that the Aeris IoT platform is improving the world, including use cases for water purification and vaccine preservation.
Stevon Cook, CEO of MissionBit and President, SF Board of Education
Apr 16 • 46 min
Stevon Cook is working to end generational poverty through education
Michael Gilroy, From Aspiring Professional Athlete to VC at Canaan Partners
Apr 11 • 27 min
Michael shares insight on his role as a prominent venture capitalist and life after a near death experience.
Faith and Technology with Alana Ackerson, Co-Founder of Figure
Jan 15 • 34 min
Explore the fascinating intersection of faith, technology and finance with Alana Ackerson, Co-Founder & Chief People Officer of Figure
El Capitan Speed Climbing Legend Hans Florine
Jan 8 • 42 min
Yosemite speed climbing, X-Games champion and entrepreneur Hans Florine shares inspiration for people at all elevations.
Empowering freelancers with Johnny Reinsch, Co-Founder and CEO of Qwil
Nov 27, 2018 • 30 min
Freelancers too often struggle to get paid quickly. Johnny Reinsch & Qwil are working to fix that.
Re-imagining impact financing with NPX Co-CEOs Lindsay Beck & Catarina Schwab
Sep 25, 2018 • 57 min
NPX Advisors is transforming the way impact is financed in the non-profit sector.
VCs transforming prisons with Beverly Parenti, Chris Redlitz and Kenyatta Leal
Sep 18, 2018 • 59 min
VCs Beverly Parenti and Chris Redlitz are bringing more than financial returns to investors in The Last Mile
From Shark Tank to Spiritual Focus with Enlisted Design’s Beau Oyler
Jul 5, 2018 • 38 min
Beau Oyler: Thrived on Shark Tank, served as Mormon Bishop and designs beautiful products with his team at Enlisted.
From Refugee Camp to Silicon Valley & Facebook with Tina Tran
Jun 27, 2018 • 28 min
Tina Tran shares her experiences from surviving capture by pirates to tackling virtual reality education with Oculus at Facebook.
Financial Technology Godfather Ron Suber
Jun 20, 2018 • 34 min
Ron Suber talks financial inclusion, spiritual intention & “rewirement”
From LinkedIn to Zen with Yingzhao Liu
Jun 13, 2018 • 44 min
LinkedIn Exec Yingzhao Liu bridges tech speed with the spiritual life living at a Zen Center
Golden State Warriors GM Bob Myers, Part II of II
Jun 6, 2018 • 32 min
Bob Myers discusses the characteristics he looks for in staff and players, including the influence of 2-time MVP Stephen Curry.
Golden State Warriors GM Bob Myers, Part I of II
May 30, 2018 • 32 min
Husband, father & NBA Champion Bob Myers discusses the challenges and opportunities of balancing the demands of life and work.