Smart Chickens Diversity Drives Innovation & Growth Show

Smart Chickens Diversity Drives Innovation & Growth Show

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Smart Chickens is intentionally a quirky, yet intelligently poised dialogue b2b podcast. In this podcast, you will hear insights and uplifting stories of creativity, persistence, and professional insights to get better through your diverse experiences. We will share meaningful dialogue to positively impact diversity in thinking and inclusion by dispelling stereotypes, tackling biases, and providing best practices to achieve greater cultural workplace competence to drive innovation and growth. Our weekly goal is to unpack the real stories of our diverse guests in B2b moving towards b2H and dive into their unique journeys of success. We highlight both the wins and losses, what strategies worked, and how their “different way of thinking” made them, their teams, and overall their companies better. Thoughtful Diversity, Inclusion, and Equity = Innovative, Kick-Ass Workforce Culture & World Class Companies We will learn about the real-life journeys of successful trailblazers spanning different industries and bu


How to Leverage Venture Capital to Grow, Whether as a Founder or Investor with Sergio Marrero of RBL1.com
Sep 30 • 40 min
In this episode we have a very special guest Sergio Marrero, Managing Partner of Rebel One Ventures, he is a serial entrepreneur, founder, investor, TEDx speaker, and coach who graduated from the Harvard Business School and the Harvard Kennedy School of…
Kathy Fasanella: The Changing Landscape of Mentoring and Hiring in Healthcare
Sep 3 • 65 min
In today’s episode, we have a very special guest Kathy Fasanella, she’s a female pioneer in healthcare, a graduate of the Milken Institute of Public Health - ranked 12th in the country and mentor for their graduate MHA programs. She has worked 30+ years…
How Professional Soccer Leagues are Opening Up Globally and Their Impact on Sports Culture and Business.
Aug 21 • 61 min
In today’s episode, we have an incredible guest, covering a sport that I’m completely fanatical about, which is futbol, the beautiful game, soccer to gringos to US fans of the sport. Phil Schoen is a professional sportscaster and sports journalist…
Why Being Intentional Is Better than Being Brilliant: Insights Sangram Vagre ABM Category Creator, Chief Evangelist and Co-Founder of Terminus
Aug 20 • 58 min
In today’s episode, we have a very special guest Sangram Vagre, he’s the Chief Evangelist and Co-founder of ABM SaaS Leader Terminus, as well 2x author of the following books: ABM is B2B and Account-Based Marketing For Dummies. He is also the host and…
Bryan Smith Co-Founder MyLeon.co Challenging the Employee Engagement Status Quo through AI Powered Individual Employee Tailored Programs
Aug 19 • 52 min
Is Corporate Culture and Employee Engagement Really Meeting Employees Expectations in 2020? Bryan Smith, Co-Founder of MyLeon.com a SaaS AI-Driven Employee Engagement platform shares his POV and also how working with Rio 2016 Olympic Athletes, gives him…
KK Diaz, Finding the Courage to Climb Mount Kilimanjaro to Find Purpose in Life & Business
Aug 13 • 67 min
In today’s episode, we have a very special guest KK Diaz, my brother from another mother. We share an interesting conversation around his origin story growing up in South Africa, his career journey with a major U.S. company in Sage, which catapulted him…
Sam Meyers, COVID 19 Current and Future Status from the POV of an Administrative Healthcare Management Resident John Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
Aug 11 • 72 min
Data sharing during COVID-19 is a hot IT topic but more holistically it’s an essential topic covering the future of healthcare for a post-COVID 19 world. This is part of a very insightful and interesting conversation with Sam Meyers, Administrative…
Damian Rivera CEO at ALPFA.org | Former Senior Director Accenture: Leveraging Your Origin Line to Advance in Your Career and Life.
Aug 2 • 74 min
In today’s episode we have a very special guest Damian Rivera he is the CEO of ALPFA ((Association of Latino Professionals For America) and former 20 plus year senior managing director at Accenture. We have a very real conversation around the critical…
Sam Hanna Ph.D., Executive in Residence at American University Life-Long Learning Culture, and Innovations in Technology Healthcare
Jul 31 • 47 min
In today’s episode, we have a very special guest Sam Hanna, Ph.D., former Chief Innovation Officer at PWC and Advisor to Alphabet, Amazon, and Executive in Residence at American University and Associate Dean. We have a very heady and interesting global…
Morgan J. Ingram Accellerating your SDR to AE and Sales Team’s Impact by Embracing Diverse Strategies
Jul 30 • 49 min
In today’s episode, we have a very special guest Morgan J. Ingram, named the top 50 Voices in Sales by LinkedIn. We delve into a powerful conversation around his background growing up in and around Atlanta, Georgia, and how his diverse background shaped…
Sara Serakalala, Industrial Engineer, Global Citizen, SME living in Madrid, working parent, seeking life-long learning and work-life balance during COVID-19 and beyond.
Jul 30 • 59 min
In today’s episode, we have a very special global guest Sarah Serakalala. We have an interesting conversation around her background growing up in rural northeast South Africa in the Limpopo region. Limpopo is a South African province bordering Botswana,…
Natalie Born VP, Innovation | Strategy Consultant | Story Teller | Founder and Podcast Host of The Innovation Meets Leadership Podcast
Jul 29 • 52 min
In today’s episode, we have a very special guest Natalie Born. We have an interesting conversation around her background growing up in Georgia, attending college both in Georgia and her abroad education for her MBA in India. We explore her journey with…
Amy Pugh, Music/Entertainment | B2B Marketing: Branding and Digital Strategy |Artist & Label Relations
Jul 27 • 59 min
On today’s episode, we have a very special guest Amy Pugh and have a fun chat about her decade-plus career in the music industry with big-name record labels. We jam to some 80’s classics like Chaka Khan discuss her experiences living through the evolution…
Michael Sabbag | HR & Organizational Leadership Expert | Author| Dad| Eagle Scout
Jul 26 • 57 min
In this episode, we have a very special guest, Michael Sabbag. He is an expert in Organizational Development and Leadership and author on culture, performance, strategy, and coaching. I had the pleasure of working with Michael at Learn.com, a SaaS leader…
Gonzalo E.. Veloz | Full-time Creator | Storyteller | Brand builder | B2B Creative Strategist
Jul 26 • 48 min
In this episode, we have a very special guest, the very creative video producer, and storyteller extraordinaire for b2b brands, Gonzalo E. Veloz. We have an interesting conversation around his background growing up in Venezuela. We unpack many valuable…