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We believe in sharing amazing stories, providing knowledge to the world, and celebrating diverse voices. Through podcasting, our clients are amplifying their expertise, expanding their networks, building a content engine, and growing their influence. If you're interested in podcasting, we'd love to hear from you! Schedule your free 15 minute podcast consult today.

From Iranian Immigrant to Engineering Entrepreneur, with Sepi Saidi

Sepi Saidi immigrated to this country as a female, in the south, in a male-dominated field (engineering), coming from one of the most hated countries in the world.  She shouldn’t have had a chance. And yet, this May she’ll celebrate 20 years at her company SEPI, Inc – a company that now has over 200…

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Biden Rescinds Diversity Training Restrictions: Shelley Willingham Explains

In September 2020, Donald Trump issued an executive order that banned the federal government – plus its contractors and subcontractors – from offering and participating in diversity training on racial and gender bias.  The next few months were filled with cancellations, stalled conversations, confusion, and lawsuits. But fortunately, on his first day as President, Joe…

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Keith Pigues: Do your customers make more money doing business with you?

In Keith Pigues’ book, Winning with Customers, he poses the question, “Do your customers make more money doing business with you?”  When Keith asks that of his consulting clients at Luminas Strategy, that simple question rocks their world and quickly spotlights what needs to be changed.  Today, Keith talks to DT about being a leader,…

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Episode 310: Bringing Silver Diamine Flouride to Your Practice, with Elevate Oral Care’s Hayley Buckner and Steve Pardue

Steve Pardue and Hayley Buckner from Elevate Oral Care share the inside scoop on bringing silver diamine flouride to the US market, what it means for patients, and how your dental practice can begin to use it right away. This episode of The Dental Experience Podcast is sponsored by Trident Lab. Dental Experience podcast listeners…

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Empowering Women to Financial Freedom with Sandra Stowe

Sandra Stowe is the founder and owner of White Owl Financial Advisors LLC, an independent financial organization based in the Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill area. Over the last 15 years, Sandra has built financial technology solutions for investment banks, wealth management, and asset management institutions, and she is passionate about ensuring that women are financially empowered. On…

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Raleigh Chamber’s First Female CEO in 130 Years Adrienne Cole

What is the role of the Raleigh Chamber in affecting vulnerable communities in the Triangle?  What about diversity and inclusion? Economic development? Education? Transportation?   The leader of the Chamber – CEO Adrienne Cole – joins the Donald Thompson Podcast to explain its mission. Transcript Donald Thompson: Welcome to the Donald Thompson Podcast. Today, it…

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Episode 309: Finding and Keeping Your Patients, with Weave’s Mike Buckner

Millennials make up 55% of the workforce today, which means they are the majority of your patients as well.  And yet, many practices are using outdated phone systems that don’t connect to millennials at all and drive them to another practice.  How can you change that? Mike Bucker from Weave gives you actionable tips in today’s…

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How Disability Inclusion Has Built the 321 Coffee Community

Lindsay Wrege is the founder of 321 Coffee, a non-profit coffee shop staffed by individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities.  By employing and empowering baristas and roasters with autism, Down Syndrome, and other developmental challenges, Lindsay has created a unique and powerful community at 321.  Along with Sophie Pacyna, one of the roasters, Lindsay talks…

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How Can Clubhouse Amplify Your Podcast?

Clubhouse is a new audio-only, ios-only, invite-only social media platform which is still in beta, and yet is absolutely on fire. The Clubhouse experience is like going to a conference and instantly being able to pop into any room where panelists are on stage. And if you’re listening to something that’s interesting and you want to…

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How to Proactively Manage Your Career, with Executive Coach John Murphy

John Murphy is an executive coach who thrives on building winning teams and making the most out of his clients’ careers.  Today he talks about the fallacy of time management, why you need to win in the job you’re in, and why an Irishman living in France is helping clients in North Carolina. Transcript Donald…

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