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Episode 13: Cliffhangers, Bookendings, & that Damn Cheeseburger

Episode 13: Cliffhangers, Bookendings, & that Damn Cheeseburger

Welcome to The Intentional Story Podcast! It sure is hard to believe, but season 1 has almost come and gone. We have a couple of loose ends to tie up for you all, so on this episode of The Intentional Story Podcast, we are resolving cliffhangers and bookending the...

Episode 12: OMG! WE’RE ALL IN THE SAME ROOM!

Episode 12: OMG! WE’RE ALL IN THE SAME ROOM!

Welcome to The Intentional Story Podcast! Together for the first time EVER, we recorded this episode in Denver right before our very last SPEAK With Confidence Retreat. 14 Rockstars were making their way to us, so why not talk about manifesting, confidence, and what...

Episode 11: A Layman’s Guide to the Enneagram

Episode 11: A Layman’s Guide to the Enneagram

Welcome to The Intentional Story Podcast! There are a million different ways for the world to categorize us - that can be good or bad, depending on the motivation behind it. One of the favorite ways to do that in the last 30 years is through personality tests...

Episode 10: The Stories of Generations

Episode 10: The Stories of Generations

Welcome to The Intentional Story Podcast! Did you know that the things our parents, grandparents, great-grandparents (and on and on) did get passed down to us? The experiences of our families make huge imprints on us, whether we are aware of it or not. Take some time...

Episode 9: Your Life’s Chapter Headings

Episode 9: Your Life’s Chapter Headings

Welcome to The Intentional Story Podcast! What doesn’t kill you makes you… more of who you were meant to be. Start this episode of The Intentional Story Podcast with us as we “circle back” on a few things (and touch on our hate/hate relationship with that phrase)....

Episode 8: Rewriting an Opening Story

Episode 8: Rewriting an Opening Story

Welcome to The Intentional Story Podcast! Ever wondered what it’s like to work with us as we workshop an idea? In this episode of The Intentional Story Podcast, Melanie gives all sorts of talks to all sorts of groups, and retools pieces of them depending on her...

Episode 7: Why Start With A Story?

Episode 7: Why Start With A Story?

Welcome to The Intentional Story Podcast! Starting with a story is something we teach in our SPEAK With Confidence program - but so many people ask "Why?" In this episode of The Intentional Story Podcast, Maggie talks about her process when writing a new talk. Many...

Episode 6: Killing the Inner Critic

Episode 6: Killing the Inner Critic

Welcome to The Intentional Story Podcast! Spoiler alert - if you’re ever wanted to watch that Ryan Reynolds movie where he is buried alive, don’t watch it. Or if you really want to watch it, Maggie tells you how it ends in the first 2 minutes, so maybe skip ahead if...

Episode 5: A Touch of Imposter Syndrome

Episode 5: A Touch of Imposter Syndrome

Welcome to The Intentional Story Podcast! We seem to hear and read a lot about ‘imposter syndrome’ these days, but what does that mean for us as storytellers? Believe it or not, audiences can tell if you are afraid, insecure, overconfident, or arrogant as soon as you...