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A Year of Listening

Apr 26, 2018

This week Colleen brings back previous guest, Boone Cutler, to talk about the most polarizing of figures, President Trump. Boone was a supporter of candidate Trump and continues to support his presidency. Colleen was not and does not. What starts as a conversation about the president becomes a bigger conversation about...

Apr 19, 2018

Colleen and Mark chat about The Boston Uncornered Initiative which uses stipends and mentors to get gang leaders into college as a way to change their communities. It's an unconventional approach to tackling the problem of gang violence but it's changing the city of Boston, one corner at a time.

Apr 12, 2018

Laura Gassner Otting wants you to stop asking "how can I help?" By asking this question we're often standing in the way of real solutions and creating more problems. Instead, she wants you to ask, "what needs to be done?" when a problem presents itself. She and Colleen talk about this shift and how it can change they...

Apr 5, 2018

This week Colleen sits down with speaker and author Tony Chatman to talk about unconscious or implicit bias. We learn why it's important to check our gut, how prevalent unconscious bias is in our society and Tony offers some tangible ways to keep our unconscious biases in check.