43 minutes

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Building Extraordinary Relationships: The 5 Habits of Human Connection with Riaz Meghji

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Our guest on this episode of the Conspiracy of Goodness Podcast is Riaz Meghji, who has over 20 years of experience as a broadcast interviewer and presenter for several brands. He now serves as a human connection keynote speaker, helping leaders build trust, meaningful relationships, and inclusive cultures in our hybrid reality. 

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60 minutes

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Embrace Change: Turn It Into The Spice of Life! with Rodney Flowers

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When we left our last conversation with Rodney Flowers, we learned how a football injury almost took away his mobility completely. Today, Rodney is no longer confined to a wheelchair and is an internationally recognized Transformational Speaker. He travels the world coaching individuals, groups, businesses and organizations alike, to share his story and teach the principles that inspire and motivate people to overcome challenges, find strength in adversity, and never give up on their dreams and aspirations!

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40 minutes

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A Year of Living Kindly: Lessons Learned with Donna Cameron

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Donna Cameron, After many incredible years in nonprofit management, has been spending her time “pursuing unanswerable questions in good company.” She started this journey by living out one year of being intentionally kind, one day at a time.

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39 minutes

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Showing Up for Others: Life Isn’t a Spectator Sport with Rodney Flowers

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Our thought leader for today is Rodney Flowers. He was a young, healthy athlete with dreams of a future in the NFL, until at age 15, he experienced a football injury that left him paralyzed. Doctors told him that he would never walk again. But Rodney didn’t give up here.

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54 minutes

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Kindness Koin$: Harnessing Technology to Advance Humanity with Bert Pope

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Today’s guest on the Conspiracy of Goodness Podcast is Bert Pope, a widower raising 4 kids and the Creator and CEO of the Awesome Company, took the world by storm when he decided to make a social network for the good of mankind.

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60 minutes

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The Power of Positive Work Cultures with Sunny Grosso

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Today’s thought leader is Sunny Grosso. She is a master coach, a global speaker, and a culture changer, working directly with organizations worldwide. Sunny is on a mission to inspire and impact organizations around the world to adopt happiness as a business model. Her work leads to the creation of more purposeful organizations that provide better human experiences and lead to greater business results.

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79 minutes

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The New Model to Defend Nature & Community: Empower Women with Damien Mander

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Today’s guest on the Conspiracy of Goodness Podcast is Damien Mander, an Iraq war veteran who served as a Naval clearance diver and special operations sniper for the Australian Defense Force. It was during his service, traveling through Africa, that he was inspired by the work of rangers as they defended the wildlife.

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50 minutes

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Is Happiness Just for Humans? Why Machines Should Love with Mo Gawdat

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Mo Gawdat, former Chief Business Officer of Google X, tells us that we can teach machines to work with remarkable Happiness, Love, and Compassion! And here’s why that could be really good news: Mo describes a possible future where Artificial Intelligence can amplify these three impulses a billion times over! In this episode, he shares with us exactly how to get there. This conversation with Mo is truly life-changing, so jump right in and let’s learn how we can teach happiness, compassion, and love to artificial intelligence, and why it’s our job to do so!

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59 minutes

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The Key to Success: Mistakes and Risks with Ann Makosinski

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Today’s guest has been impacting the world for the better with her ingenious designs from the age of 15 till now. Andini ‘Ann’ Makosinski is a world renowned inventor, writer, and what I call a ‘social entrepreneur’. Her incredible innovations in ‘green’ energy has led her to appear on platforms such as Vice and Jimmy Fallon, as well as receive titles like Forbes and Times Magazine’s 30 under 30, and Entrepreneur Magazine’s young millionaires.

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53 minutes

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Why it’s Okay to Ask Questions About Our Differences with Dina Zuckerberg

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Our guest on this week’s episode of the Conspiracy of Goodness Podcast is Dina Zuckerberg, the Director of Family Programs at myFace. myFace is a leading nonprofit organization dedicated to transforming the lives of children and adults with facial differences. As someone with a facial difference herself, one of Dina’s many gifts is in helping us all bridge the gap that exists in those awkward moments when we meet someone physically different from us.

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59 minutes

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The Glass Half Full: Celebrating What You Have with Jim Lord

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Jim Lord is the author of “Bounce Back Higher,” a book that gives us all more reason to find and cultivate what we are uniquely built to contribute. He has worked with philanthropies who are changing the world by directing billions of dollars toward some of the world’s most vexing problems, but at the core of his message is something for each one of us, as individuals. In this episode, Jim give us one ah-ha moment after another.

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62 minutes

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3 Ways to Find Your Purpose with Liesl Ulrich-Verderber

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Purpose is aspirational, it’s always looking forward. Meaning is retrospective, it’s something you use to make sense of the past. Liesl Ulrich-Verderber, the CEO of Ever Widening Circles and Founder of the Conspiracy of Goodness Network, is back with us again to help break this down practically. While last episode we looked at the mileposts of a purpose driven life, today we are going to dive a bit deeper and really hone in on HOW to find purpose in the first place. Liesl is always looking to inspire curiosity, connect people to a wider world, and give us all a sense of possibility – so let’s continue the discussion.

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40 minutes

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The 4 Mileposts on a Purpose-Driven Journey with Liesl Ulrich-Verderber

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There are four “mileposts” on your journey to a purpose driven life: searching, learning, building, and connecting. No matter which phase you find yourself in, this is a great guide to moving forward. Today’s guest on the Conspiracy of Goodness Podcast is Liesl Ulrich-Verderber, the CEO of Ever Widening Circles and Founder of the Conspiracy of Goodness Network. As a lifelong learner, Liesl is always looking to inspire curiosity, connect people to a wider world, and give us all a sense of possibility. Now, she’s helping people worldwide find clarity, fulfillment, and purpose.

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62 minutes

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Using Discomfort as a Tool for Change with Tania Carriere

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This episode of the Conspiracy of Goodness Podcast features Tania Carriere, a renowned leadership consultant and ICF Certified Positive Psychology and Leadership Coach. Her mission is to bring leadership and experiential learning practices to create the deeply engaging learning environments needed to effect impactful and resonant behavioural, emotional and relational change.

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56 minutes

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Changing the Way We Think, Not the Way We Look with Marley Blonsky and Kailey Kornhauser

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This week’s episode of the Conspiracy of Goodness Podcast features guests Marley Blonsky and Kailey Kornhauser, the creators of All Bodies on Bikes, a community of cyclists who don’t limit themselves to just one body type and operate with the intention of ‘no one left behind.’

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58 minutes

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Business is Changing and Kindness is In with Vinny Tafuro

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We are rapidly entering a new age of ‘Conscious Capitalism’ – where kindness, creativity, and human value impacts our modern economics. Our guest, Vinny Tafuro, founder of the Institute for Economic Evolution, is a visionary thinker, writer, entrepreneur, communications theorist, and economist.

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59 minutes

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Care for Others and the Money Will Follow with Michael Price

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  There’s no more room for greed and empty promises in business; people want refreshment and purpose behind their purchase. Your ideal clients, happiness, growth, and success are all at your doorstep; and the path to unlocking it starts here. Michael Price is a thought leader, author, international motivational speaker, philanthropist, successful entrepreneur, and visionary…. Read more »

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58 minutes

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Find Your Purpose in Life: Show Up with Curiosity with Adam Morris

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Let’s go on a journey with my friend Adam Morris. If you care about the world, and you’re looking to make it a better place but not seeing the results you want, then tune in to this episode with an open mind. Adam is the co-founder and head of operations at Wild Tiger Tees. As the visionary of this social enterprise, his ability to bring people together through positivity is what got the team to form and take home the funding to initiate it. Always approachable, Adam is a master at conversations through curiosity. He is constantly connecting within social enterprise circles at networking events, interviewing guests for his People Helping People Podcast, or taking dog Aki for walks around the block.

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65 minutes

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Get Unstuck: Move from “Why?” to “What Next?” with Maureen ‘Mo’ McKenna

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How are you during these changing times? Are you feeling stuck, asking, “why me?” I believe this episode is exactly what you need. Today’s thought leader is bridge builder and business mentor, Maureen ‘Mo’ McKenna. Mo is a ‘Pause-itive’ and eclectic explorer and adventurer as she herself is enchanted by knowledge and driven by curiosity. She actively impacts the world through her work with ROE (Return on Energy), a collaborative search to identify and understand an organization’s strengths, its potentials, its greatest opportunities, and people’s hopes for the future. In short, she helps humans be more human and more productive.

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28 minutes

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When Experience Meets Wisdom with “Wise Elder” and Hotelier Chip Conley

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While knowledge may be local, wisdom is global. Meet your biggest untapped resource: the modern “wise elder”. Our thought leader of the day is Chip Conley, the experienced entrepreneur that the young founders of Airbnb hired to mentor them through their meteoric rise to business success. In four years as Head of Global Hospitality & Strategy, Chip taught his award-winning methods to hosts in close to 200 countries. He is now an author, speaker and founder of the Modern Elder Academy.

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65 minutes

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Stoicism: Ancient Lessons for Modern Resilience with Nancy Sherman

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Today, we’re going to clear the “mist on your mental wind screen.” In this episode we’ll be hearing from distinguished Professor of Philosophy at Georgetown U, Nancy Sherman. Nancy is also the Inaugural Distinguished Chair of Ethics at the U.S. Naval Academy. She is fascinated with ancient ethics and how it can inform our modern practices, thought processes, and overall lives. She is the author of Stoicism: Ancient Lessons of Modern Resilience.

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60 minutes

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Be a Systems Thinker: From Chronically Chaotic to Rhythms of Rest with Marilyn Paul Ph.D

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In this episode you’re going to learn how to turn 7 days a week into 8. First, our thought leader of the day is Marilyn Paul, a true ‘systems’ thinker. From projects for WHO to others like cutting down on waste, Marilyn applies her world-class way of finding and applying solutions.

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60 minutes

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Lead like a Bee: Business Benefits of a Hive Mind with Jordan Schwartz

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Our thought leader of the day is Jordan Schwartz, a believer of the “Hive Mind” as a strategy for leaders to grow their teams and businesses. The Hive Mind simply refers to the collective intelligence or consciousness of a group of people. Drawing lessons from beehives and ant colonies, Jordan leads his team in implementing his many endeavors, including Pathable, an event app and website channel for conferences and other virtual events. 

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54 minutes

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How One Small Act Can Improve the Lives of Others with Mark Redmond

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Our thought leader of the day is Mark Redmond, who for almost 40 years has been helping kids from tough situations be successful despite the odds against them. This is the second time Mark drops by in our podcast, and he will share more nuggets of wisdom from his experience as the Executive Director of Spectrum Youth & Family Services!

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69 minutes

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Hard Conversations Made Easy with Dr. Marcia Reynolds

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Our thought leader of the day is Dr. Marcia Reynolds, a master of coaching people about engaging in powerful conversations. She is a sought-after transformational coach known for her ability to change people’s minds. Dr. Reynolds drops by to break down the truth behind hard conversations, which she believes can be made easy, and it only takes a few things and mindset shifts to do it.

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57 minutes

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You Get What You Give: Impact vs Income in Business with Eric Twiggs and Ted Fells

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Our thought leaders of the day are Eric Twiggs and Ted Fells, the voices behind The 30 Minute Hour, where they aim to inspire their listeners to realize their full potential. Eric calls himself,
“Your Procrastination Prevention Partner,” and the author of “The Discipline of Now: 12 Practical Principles To Overcome Procrastination.” Ted is the “Super CEO” between two who is also a business strategist extraordinaire and all-around good guy.

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54 minutes

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Mapping Goodness: Making Our Neighborhoods Extraordinary with Hadiya Masieh

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Our thought leader of the day is Hadiya Masieh, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Groundswell Project. The Project is committed to counter violent extremism with peace and community building. Hadiya’s vision is to build empathy among neighborhoods, helping people to celebrate their similarities instead of pointing out their differences. The Project is playing the long game, building systems to free people from prejudice, hate, and extremism.

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57 minutes

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A Rewarding Future Starts With Clarifying Your Values with Bob Glazer

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Our thought leader of the day is Bob Glazer, founder and Chief Executive Officer of Acceleration Partners, a global partner marketing agency. Bob is passionate about providing capacity-building support from individuals to organizations for them to elevate their performances.

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60 minutes

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Budgeting For Future Happiness with Brad Berger

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Brad Berger is a Certified Financial Planner™ and holistic life planner with almost 30 years of experience in financial planning, coaching, and counseling. In this episode, he drops a ton of actionable steps that we can take right away to improve not only our financial status but also our overall well-being.

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