Today's show is with my good buddy and former boss, Nelson Leiser. The vast majority of his career (22 years) has been spent in recruiting and he now leads the Talent Acquisition team at Bluegreen Vacations. He's extremely wise and was the best person I could possibly think of on my home team to bring on to encourage you during such a tough time in the job market.
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He's one of my favorite people and I can't wait for you to hear from him! Go check it out wherever you download your podcasts!
I'm so excited to share this conversation with my new friend, Willow Weston, who leads the ministry We Collide. She's an amazing speaker and writer and you're going to enjoy hearing her share her story. Be sure to check out their podcast as well called the We Collide Podcast! I was a guest on the show last week and it was reposted as a bonus episode on the Do The Thing Movement podcast this week - make sure to check it out!
If you'd like access to the full transcript of the episode, scroll down! Please keep in mind that the transcript is unedited for grammatical errors; however, if you prefer to take in content in a written format, it's there for you!
I was so thrilled to be on The Collide podcast with my new friend Willow Weston! We had such a fun conversation that I wanted to be able to share it with you here in our community. It's posted as a bonus episode for you and the episode transcript is below. Make sure and go subscribe and listen to their encouraging content!
Mary DeMuth is a writer and speaker who loves to help people live re-storied lives. She's the author of more than 30 Christian living books and is extremely passionate about prayer! It was such an honor to sit down and talk with her after hearing her speak years ago at a conference.
Mary speaks around the country and the world and is the host of the popular daily podcast Pray Every Day, where she prays for you every day of the year. She is the wife of Patrick and the mom of three adult children, currently living in Texas.
To connect with Mary and see the resources mentioned in the show, click here!
Morgan Harper Nichols is an artist and poet whose work is inspired by real life interactions and stories. Morgan spent the first couple of years of her professional life as a college admission counselor, and then, as a full-time touring singer-songwriter and musician. It was on the road that she cultivated her curiosity and passion for writing, art, and design and slowly began to share her work online.
In 2017, Morgan started a project where she invites people to submit their stories to her website. From there, she creates art as a response to their stories and sends it to them before sharing the work publicly. All stories and names are kept private. The fruit of this project is shared daily around social media, in publications, and various creative collaborations and installations.
As an artist, Morgan has been collaborated with a wide range of brands including Coach, Adobe, LiveNation, Aerie, and more. As a designer and author her work has been available in many stores, including Anthropologie, Barnes and Noble, and Target. Her book of poetry and art, “All Along You Were Blooming,” is available where books are sold. She is on the board of directors at TWLOHA (To Write Love on Her Arms).
Morgan is originally from Atlanta, Ga. and she and her husband Patrick currently reside with their son Jacob, in Orange County, Ca. where you can also find her studio and shop, Garden24.
You can grab Morgan's book All Along You Were Blooming here!
You're going to love hearing from Kendra Schwarz today on the show! She is the Online Bible Studies Manager for Proverbs 31 Ministries and is extremely passionate about investing in the next generation. You're going to love her kind heart and wisdom as she shares about this important topic today!
To check out the Online Bible Study ministry at Proverbs 31 Ministries, click here!
Today is special. Julie Manning, author of My Heart: Every Beat Surrendered to Our Unchanging God, is on the show today and hearing her story was such an encouragement! If you need a reminder of the brevity of life and surrendering every moment to God, this is your girl. Grab a tissue and enjoy - you're going to love her!
To order Julie's book My Heart, click here!
I gained a new friend when I hopped on Zoom to chat with Mary Wiley! She's the author of Everyday Theology and we had such a blast talking about her passion for equipping women to study God's word. You're going to love her new bible study resource that we talk all about on this episode. Don't miss it!
To check out Everyday Theology, click here!
I'm super excited to share my conversation with Jessica Lewis with you today! She's the founder of a couple really fun gratitude journals for children and adults. She shares about her journey to entrepreneurship and how God put it on her heart to help develop a heart of gratitude in her kids which resulted in her business!
Keep reading for another fun bonus episode that I don't want you to miss out on!
Go check out Jessica's gratitude journals here!
I've admired Blythe Daniel for quite some time and it was an honor to sit down with her and her mom to talk about their book Mended: Restoring the Hearts of Mothers and Daughters. They share so beautifully about the hard and the beautiful aspects of the relationship that forms between mothers and daughters. Even if you feel this is not your stage of life, let me assure you we all have something to glean from their wisdom they share. Don't miss it!
Also, I'm thrilled to be doing a special giveaway for mamas this month of a book from all 4 authors speaking on the show in May. Look for the details coming soon on Instagram @rebeccadotsongeorge!