Laura Zarrow with Tricia Brouk on how to be a great storyteller across different mediums
Tricia Brouk, Executive Producer of TEDxLincolnSquare, talks with Laura Zarrow about her career in theater, film and television, and how to be a great storyteller across different mediums. Tricia Brouk is an award-winning director, writer for theater, film and television. In addition to her work in the entertainment industry, she applies her expertise to the art of public speaking. She’s the executive producer of TEDxLincolnSquare and has choreographed Black Box on ABC, The Affair on Showtime, Rescue Me on Fox, and John Turturro’s Romance and Cigarettes, where she was awarded a Golden Thumb Award from Roger Ebert. The series she directed, Sublets, won Best Comedy at the Vancouver Web-Festival. The documentary short she directed and produced This Dinner is Full, was official selection at The New York Women in Film and Television Short Festival, as well as the NYC Independent Film Festival. She also hosts The Big Talk a podcast on iTunes, where interviews people who talk for a living as well as curates and directs a national speaker salon. Tricia on The Speaker Salon: https://vimeo.com/274046109 Aired on August 1, 2018
Disrupting Bias with Kim Scott, author of Just Work: Get Shit Done Fast and Fair
Creating a just workplace and workplaces where we can just work is more intertwined than most people realize.In this discussion, Laura and Kim Scott examine the dynamics that undermine collaboration at work. Starting with bullying, bias, and discrimination, they consider the ways that we each experience harm and cause it to others. With her characteristic wit and insight, Kim teaches us how to stand up for ourselves as well as for one another, and build cultures where we can all do our best work, together.For more, check out justworktogether.com and radicalcandor.com. Originally aired with Host Laura Zarrow on May 13, 2021 on SiriusXM's Business Radio, Channel 132.
Role Models, Mentorship and Maximizing Impact: A conversation with Karen Richardson
Curiosity, a keen intelligence and unflagging determination have propelled Karen Richardson to the White House, the State Department, and the Grammy’s Task Force on Diversity and Inclusion. In this conversation with Laura, she not only serves as an amazing role model, she shines a light on the power of the role models in her life, the many dimensions of mentorship, and the professional and academic tool kit that enables her to build coalitions in the most challenging of circumstances. Want more? Visit https://linkedin.com/in/karenrichardsonbaker/. Originally aired with Host Laura Zarrow on April 29, 2021 on SiriusXM's Business Radio, Channel 132.
What Racism Has Cost Everyone and How We Can Prosper Together, with Heather McGhee
Author and policy expert Heather McGhee joins Laura to discuss her critically important book, The Sum of Us: What Racism Costs Everyone and How We Can Prosper Together. Listen as Laura and Heather discuss the fallacy behind zero-sum thinking, its role in American life and politics, and Five Discoveries that are the antidote to it and the systemic racism it advances.Originally aired on March 4, 2021 on SiriusXM's Business Radio, Channel 132.