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Sheilah Crowley is the Founder of The Summit, a consulting company helping women reboot their career and find value in what they do. Listen to Sheilah's invaluable views on what allows women to successfully redefine themselves for the next phase of their lives, particularly after periods of caring for their families.

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In his mid-30s, Ray Zinn was given a tough piece of advice by his boss - he wasn't cut out for a big company so he should go figure out what else he could do. Ray left with no idea what came next. He went on to become an inventor, entrepreneur, investor, angel, bestselling author, philanthropist and the longest serving CEO of a publicly traded company in Silicon Valley. His insights are golden and his legacy will be a tough act to follow.

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Tabban Soleimani channeled the helplessness and vulnerability she felt after a near death experience to transform her approach to her art. Tabban is a visual problem-solver working at the intersection of art and design, her distinctive style has landed her a diverse range of clients and collaborations with likes of Nike and the City of Toronto. Tabban treats every interaction and opportunity for research as a launchpad - listen to her compelling story.

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Vanessa Cornell had always done everything everyone had expected of her.  In the midst of entering her mid-life and raising five children, Vanessa reflected on her “picture-perfect” life and found herself desperately lonely, detached and numb. With a strong will to give up everything she had been conditioned to learn and remove the masks of perfection she'd worn since childhood, Vanessa embarked on an inner journey that allowed her to find her truth, purpose and happiness. Knowing she was not alone in wanting more deep connection and true community, Vanessa sought to create NUSHU Society, a wellness collective that serves not only as a safe, healing space for women to share their own truths, but as an opportunity for evolution, growth, curiosity, and exploration.

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Some of the most pivotal moments in life are about someone else seeing potential in us when we don’t see it in ourselves. Ubah Hassan (@ubah) immigrated to Canada from Africa when she was 7 and came to New York after being scouted to be a model at 18. Ubah’s a model, activist and entrepreneur living up to the values she learned from her Somalian family and walking her own unique path. Listen to her story and her universal wisdom in this episode.

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Who can predict the future? Faith Popcorn's Brain Reserve predicts the future for Fortune 500 companies to help them work backwards from the megatrends to drive their business strategy and priorities. Faith realized her intuition could be a business and didn't listen to the naysayers who told her she wouldn't make enough money. Boy, has she proved them wrong.

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Gigi Mortimer left a star career in fashion and accessories design at Ralph Lauren and Tory Burch to focus on wellness solutions for our tech-dependent lives. She created EyeJust to mitigate the dangers of blue light coming from our digital devices, with a mission to help protect our sleep, eyes and skin. Hear how Gigi has built a dynamic brand and business in the tech wellness space and how she's determined to have an EyeJust Screen Blue Light Blocking Screen Protector on every device.

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New ideas constantly cross our desk but it's up to us to understand when to pull the trigger on the match between passion and ability. Steve Sadove is the former Chairman/CEO of Saks Fifth Avenue and Chair of the National Retail Federation. Steve led brands and retailers through a period of total transformation as consumer knowledge and habits changed very fundamentally. Steve serves on a number of corporate and non-profit boards including Colgate Palmolive, Aramark, Movado and Americares. Listen to how Steve made some radical pivots throughout his career to further his own learning, skills and leadership, realizing the importance of people and mentorship along the way in this episode 40.

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A mother of 5, Alison Cayne decided to go back to New York University to figure out a career that would combine her interests in food, cooking, the environment and sustainability. She crystallized her entrepreneurship in Haven's Kitchen - a cooking school, café, event venue, creative agency, and social hub with a single goal: empowering people through innovative food experiences. Having established Haven's Kitchen as a NY City institution, Alison recently pivoted into the consumer products world by starting a line of sauces sold at Whole Foods and other leading grocery stores around the country. Learn more about Haven's Kitchen here. Listen to Alison's universal lessons in this great podcast episode 30.

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After 20 years as a top trial lawyer advocating for others, Heather Hansen (@imheatherhansen) decided she wanted to teach people how to advocate for themselves. She began exploring a move to a different City and a professional life in the media with TV and radio appearances. Her experimentation has led her to a portfolio career as a writer, public speaker, consultant and podcast host. We love her pivot onto a career path of passion, purpose and meaning leveraging the best of her skills as a lawyer. Learn more about Heather here. Listen to the essential lessons from Heather's experience in this episode 29. Subscribe to TheIdeaMix Radio and stay tuned for our weekly episodes.

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