a motivational podcast about women & work

Episode No. 142
  •  July 4, 2024

Entrenchment and Fault Lines

We are surrounded by entrenchment - in our communities, at work, in our families and certainly politically.  Entrenchment happens when an attitude, habit, or belief becomes so firmly established that it morphs from “what I believe” into “who I am,” and it makes change difficult and unlikely.
Episode No. 141
June 21, 2024

Women, Work and the Science of Memory

Uncover the secrets of memory in the workplace. From the science of memory to tips for improving recall, learn how to harness the power of your mind for success.
Episode No. 140
June 6, 2024

The Transformative Power of Active Listening

Who knew that our ears could boost your business game? Active listening skills can amp up collaboration and productivity by a whopping 25%. Learning the art of listening also increases employee satisfaction by 30%. And a staggering 80% of workplace drama stems from poor communication. Clearly, listening isn't just kind — it's powerful.
Episode No. 139
May 23, 2024

Tapping Into Your Hidden Potential

From embracing discomfort to seeking advice, Crina and Kirsten dive into Dr. Adam Grant’s new book on the science of achievement. Discover how grit and persistence can lead to mastery, no matter where you are in your journey.

Meet Your Hosts

Crina Hoyer

Crina draws from over 25 years of leadership experience. When she’s not riding her bike or researching topics for the podcast she runs a consulting firm that provides strategic advice and personalized support to executives of non profit and for profit enterprises.

Kirsten Barron

Kirsten is an employment and business attorney. Her work, her clients, colleagues and friends and too many volunteer gigs have provided her with a wealth of stories and experience–watch out!