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Living Corporate

Living Corporate, LLC

Living Corporate centers and amplifies Black and brown voices at work through facilitating authentic dialogues with executives, entrepreneurs, activists, authors. influencers, elected officials and more.

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04-07-2021
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Living Corporate is a digital media network dedicated to centering and amplifying Black and brown people at work. We are early to mid career consultants who came together based on our shared desire to have frank conversations about the ways we exist, survive and succeed in corporate spaces. As a collective, we represent a broad spectrum of beliefs, cultures and identities, and we know that our differences have shaped our perspectives and experiences in Corporate America. We want to engage with other voices that often go unheard and have our conversations out loud. Living Corporate is for anyone who wants to have these conversations with us and push the needle forward on how we can can create and sustain spaces that reflect true inclusiveness. Check us out at www.living-corporate.com.
Roe v. Wade, Work, and Rebellion (w/ George Walker)
Yesterday
Roe v. Wade, Work, and Rebellion (w/ George Walker)
Zach sits down with George Walker, Chief Equity Officer at Planned Parenthood Federation of America, to talk the history of Planned Parenthood, his own journey as a DEI officer, the intersection of equity and health, and the reality of inequity for Black and brown communities in America. Abortion access is in crisis. Abortion Funds helps people get the abortions they want and need. Give to Abortion Funds. Protect abortion funds. It's that simple. with George on LinkedIn. in supporting Living Corporate? Check out our Support page.
Including You : From Trust to Transformation (w/ Taheti Watson)
2d ago
Including You : From Trust to Transformation (w/ Taheti Watson)
In this inaugural episode of Amy C. Waninger's new podcast, Including You, Taheti Watson, Chief Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Officer at Canopy Children’s Solutions, explains how an internal focus on building trust led to external transformation. Including You, the new podcast from Lead at Any Level® and Living Corporate, will feature Chief Diversity Officers and other executives who are proactively creating inclusive cultures in their organizations. As always, check the links in the show notes! Connect with Taheti on LinkedIn & Twitter. in learning more about Canopy Children's Solutions? Check out their website. You is brought to you by Lead at Any Level. Learn more about them on their website.
TAP In with Tristan : Addressing Job Hopping with Recruiters
3d ago
TAP In with Tristan : Addressing Job Hopping with Recruiters
Tristan discusses how you can address job-hopping with recruiters. If you find yourself in a place where you need to explain your job-hopping to a recruiter, work on filling in the gaps and making them feel comfortable with you! Want to know more about our LinkedIn Learning courses? Check them out! a topic suggestion? You can find our submission form here. out Tristan's website to learn more about him or to book a free consultation. with Tristan on LinkedIn, IG, FB, and Twitter.
TAP In with Tristan : Lessons on Negotiating
4d ago
TAP In with Tristan : Lessons on Negotiating
Tristan talks about a few lessons in negotiation. Many people feel like they can't or shouldn't negotiate when they are on the job search, but the fact is that most companies expect you to negotiate. According to a survey by Fidelity, 58% of Americans accepted the initial offer for their current position without negotiating. But we know that negotiating works. In fact, that same study found that of the people who negotiated, 85% of them received at least some of what they asked for. Check out Tristan's advice to help you negotiate better!  Want to know more about our LinkedIn Learning courses? Check them out! a topic suggestion? You can find our submission form here. out Tristan's website to learn more about him or to book a free consultation. with Tristan on LinkedIn, IG, FB, and Twitter.
The Psychology of Microaggressions (w/ Dr. Danielle King)
5d ago
The Psychology of Microaggressions (w/ Dr. Danielle King)
Zach sits down with Dr. Danielle King, Assistant Professor, Industrial and Organizational Psychology, Department of Psychological Sciences, School of Social Sciences to talk about her research of micro-aggressions for Black professionals at work. Want to know more about our LinkedIn Learning courses? Check them out! with Dr. King on LinkedIn & Twitter. the research paper mentioned in the show titled "When thriving requires effortful surviving: Delineating manifestations and resource expenditure outcomes of microaggressions for Black employees." the video of Dr. King and her colleagues describing their work on the research paper. in supporting Living Corporate? Check out our Support page.
TAP In with Tristan : Using LinkedIn to Find a New Job
16-06-2022
TAP In with Tristan : Using LinkedIn to Find a New Job
Tristan talks about a couple of different ways you can use LinkedIn to find a new job. There are numerous ways to search for roles on the platform - make sure you're taking advantage of all the avenues LI offers to help you land that new gig you're looking for. Want to know more about our LinkedIn Learning courses? Check them out! a topic suggestion? You can find our submission form here. out Tristan's website to learn more about him or to book a free consultation. with Tristan on LinkedIn, IG, FB, and Twitter.
TAP In with Tristan : Differentiate Between Passion and Gifts
15-06-2022
TAP In with Tristan : Differentiate Between Passion and Gifts
Tristan talks about why it’s important to differentiate between your passion and gifts. We’ve all heard the career advice cliché, “follow your passion.” This is a message you might have heard from books, speeches, and even a couple of career coaches. Tristan has never really subscribed to the idea and shares a handful of reasons why. Want to know more about our LinkedIn Learning courses? Check them out! a topic suggestion? You can find our submission form here. out Tristan's website to learn more about him or to book a free consultation. with Tristan on LinkedIn, IG, FB, and Twitter.
What's Really Going On (w/ Tara Turk-Haynes)
14-06-2022
What's Really Going On (w/ Tara Turk-Haynes)
Zach sits down with Tara Turk-Haynes, the Vice President, Diversity, Equity & Inclusion and Talent Management at Leaf Group, to talk about the landscape of DEI, the talent market, data, and more. Want to know more about our LinkedIn Learning courses? Check them out! with Tara on LinkedIn, Twitter & Instagram. in supporting Living Corporate? Check out our Support page.
TAP In with Tristan : Reminder: Update Your Career Journal or Resume
09-06-2022
TAP In with Tristan : Reminder: Update Your Career Journal or Resume
Tristan talks about updating your resume or career journal. The moral of the story here is make sure you aren’t forgetting to document where you have created some type of value. Make sure you stay ready so you don’t have to get ready! You’ll thank Tristan later. Want to know more about our LinkedIn Learning courses? Check them out! a topic suggestion? You can find our submission form here. out Tristan's website to learn more about him or to book a free consultation. with Tristan on LinkedIn, IG, FB, and Twitter.
TAP In with Tristan : What to Expect for Your Summertime Job Search
08-06-2022
TAP In with Tristan : What to Expect for Your Summertime Job Search
Tristan talks about what you can expect if you're job searching this summer. If you aren't thinking about finding a new job this summer, Tristan has some advice for you too! Check out the full tip to hear what he has to say. Want to know more about our LinkedIn Learning courses? Check them out! tip was adapted from a Forbes article titled “The Summertime Vibe Shift in the Job Market” by Jack Kelly. a topic suggestion? You can find our submission form here. out Tristan's website to learn more about him or to book a free consultation. with Tristan on LinkedIn, IG, FB, and Twitter.
Talking DEI with True Religion (w/ Theresa Watts)
07-06-2022
Talking DEI with True Religion (w/ Theresa Watts)
Zach sits down with Theresa Watts, Senior Vice President of Human Resources, Diversity, Equity & Inclusion at True Religion Brand Jeans to talk about her role & how True Religion is creating a more inclusive & equitable place to work. Connect with Theresa on LinkedIn. her piece titled "Inclusion And Diversity Are Ingrained In The Culture At True Religion Brand Jeans" on LinkedIn. in supporting Living Corporate? Check out our Support page.
TAP In with Tristan : 3 Tips to Develop Early-Career Professionals
02-06-2022
TAP In with Tristan : 3 Tips to Develop Early-Career Professionals
Tristan discusses how you, as a manager, can help early-career professionals advance. Nearly a third of people quit their previous jobs due to bad management. Your direct reports are less likely to jump ship if they see you are just as invested in their growth as they are! Want to know more about our LinkedIn Learning courses? Check them out! tip was adapted from a Forbes article titled "Three Tips for Cultivating Early-Career Professionals" by Jaime Hunt. a topic suggestion? You can find our submission form here. out Tristan's website to learn more about him or to book a free consultation. with Tristan on LinkedIn, IG, FB, and Twitter.
TAP In with Tristan : Why Passion and Work Don’t Always Mix
01-06-2022
TAP In with Tristan : Why Passion and Work Don’t Always Mix
Tristan talks about why passion and work don't always mix. We always hear stories of people following their passion and finding this great success, but we never hear the stories of the people who follow their passions and fail. Listen to the full tip to hear what Tristan has to say on the subject. Want to know more about our LinkedIn Learning courses? Check them out! tip was adapted from an article on NPR titled "It's OK to not be passionate about your job" by Ruth Tam. a topic suggestion? You can find our submission form here. out Tristan's website to learn more about him or to book a free consultation. with Tristan on LinkedIn, IG, FB, and Twitter.
A Conversation with My Ex-Therapist (w/ Dr. Nikki Coleman)
31-05-2022
A Conversation with My Ex-Therapist (w/ Dr. Nikki Coleman)
In honor of #mentalhealthawarenessmonth, Zach sits down with Dr. Nikki Coleman, therapist, educator, consultant, and mentor to talk about navigating the complexities of mental wellness in the workplace while also being Black. Check out a range of resources that may be useful to individuals seeking support for mental health concerns and/or coping with race-related stressors. with Dr. Nikki on LinkedIn and Twitter. in learning more about Dr. Nikki? Check out her website. in supporting Living Corporate? Check out our Support page.
TAP In with Tristan : The Secret to Getting Job Offers
29-05-2022
TAP In with Tristan : The Secret to Getting Job Offers
Tristan discusses the secret to getting job offers. Want to know more about our LinkedIn Learning courses? Check them out! a topic suggestion? You can find our submission form here. out Tristan's website to learn more about him or to book a free consultation. with Tristan on LinkedIn, IG, FB, and Twitter.
TAP In with Tristan : 2 Clarifying Questions During Your Job Search
25-05-2022
TAP In with Tristan : 2 Clarifying Questions During Your Job Search
Tristan discusses 2 questions he asks his clients to ensure they are prepared for their job search. Remember, every company isn't looking for the same thing; your job is to find the company that's searching for what you have to offer. Want to know more about our LinkedIn Learning courses? Check them out! a topic suggestion? You can find our submission form here. out Tristan's website to learn more about him or to book a free consultation. with Tristan on LinkedIn, IG, FB, and Twitter.
Being a Founder While Black (w/ Kimberly Bryant)
24-05-2022
Being a Founder While Black (w/ Kimberly Bryant)
Zach sits down with Kimberly Bryant, founder and CEO of Black Girls CODE, to talk about her journey, lessons learned, and advice for other Black and brown founders in and outside of tech. Connect with Kimberly on LinkedIn & Twitter. in learning more about Black Girls CODE? Check out the website. in supporting Living Corporate? Check out our Support page.
TAP In with Tristan : Common Career Advice That May Not Work For You
19-05-2022
TAP In with Tristan : Common Career Advice That May Not Work For You
Tristan discusses some common career tips that may not work for you. Career advice is everywhere nowadays and while it’s typically provided with good intentions, most of it isn’t law and some of them may work for others but not work for you. Tristan talks about a few pieces of advice that shouldn’t always be followed to the tee. Want to know more about our LinkedIn Learning courses? Check them out! tip was adapted from an article titled “10 common career tips that might be wrong for you” by Jill Duffy. a topic suggestion? You can find our submission form here. out Tristan's website to learn more about him or to book a free consultation. with Tristan on LinkedIn, IG, FB, and Twitter.
TAP In with Tristan : Declining a Job Offer
18-05-2022
TAP In with Tristan : Declining a Job Offer
Tristan discusses declining a job offer. You have to know how to properly decline offers because you want to maintain a great relationship with the companies that you applied for. Listen to the full tip! Want to know more about our LinkedIn Learning courses? Check them out! a topic suggestion? You can find our submission form here. out Tristan's website to learn more about him or to book a free consultation. with Tristan on LinkedIn, IG, FB, and Twitter.
Buffalo, Disability, & White Supremacist Terrorism (w/ Imani Barbarin)
17-05-2022
Buffalo, Disability, & White Supremacist Terrorism (w/ Imani Barbarin)
Zach opens the show by addressing the white supremacist domestic terror attack in Buffalo last weekend and Twitch’s history of disinterest and negligence in Black people. Imani Barbarin joins the show to talk about the intersection of race, gender, and disability.  Connect with Imani on LinkedIn, Twitter, & Instagram. in learning more about Imani's work? Check out her website. CrutchesAndSpice.com, a space for community, advocacy and expression for the under-represented disabled community. the Rolling Out article Zach mentioned in the introduction. in supporting Living Corporate? Check out our Support page.