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
The Power of Shame, with Cathy O’Neil
Shame as activism? When is using shame an appropriate tool for persuasion, and when is it weaponized? Host Laura Zarrow sits down with Cathy O’Neil, data science expert, activist, and author of The Shame Machine: Who Profits in the New Age of Humiliation, to talk about the power of shame to manipulate others, in both positive and negative ways. Originally aired with Host Laura Zarrow on March 24, 2022 on SiriusXM’s Business Radio, Channel 132.
The System is Rigged, with Reshma Saujani
Despite decades of effort, women – and especially working mothers – left the work force in droves. While this was catalyzed by the pandemic, the real problem is that women continue to work in an untenable social and economic system that was designed for men. Game changing activist and entrepreneur Reshma Saujani joins Laura to discuss why this is the case, and what can be done to change it going forward. Originally aired with Host Laura Zarrow on March 17, 2022 on SiriusXM’s Business Radio, Channel 132.
Redefining Power in Corporate America, with Deepa Purushothaman
Corporate America was not built by or for women- never mind women of color. As a result, talented women everywhere remain isolated and undervalued, systemically challenged to develop and retain the personal power essential to individual success. Which is why Deepa Purushothaman is spurring change – with her new book THE FIRST, THE FEW, THE ONLY: How Women of Color Can Redefine Power in Corporate America, and her online platform, nFormation. Listen in as she and Laura talk about mentorship, sponsorship, and what we need to build an inclusive sisterhood at work. Originally aired with Host Laura Zarrow on March 3, 2022 on SiriusXM’s Business Radio, Channel 132.