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Episode 10: You Got This


Before catching up on everything that’s been going on, Ciji and I welcomed our international listeners. We’re super excited to have them join the Thrive Matters family of listeners.  After that, we jumped right into candid discussions about where we are with the Covid-19 pandemic and the Black Lives Matter Movement. It’s still hard to believe that Covid-19 united us…

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Episode 9: Mentorship


We can all use some help becoming the best version of ourselves and mentorship does just that.  Mentorship is influence – great mentors give us the ability to SEE further and REACH further.  Isaac Newton said, “If I have seen further than others, it is by standing upon the shoulders of giants.”  In this episode Barbara and Ciji unpack some…

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Episode 8: Hey Girl, Hey!


This episode is like having lunch with friends.  Ciji and Barbara chat with guests – Krystle Crosby, Brittney Mays and Satara Russell. Their easy going girl talk is lighthearted, but dips into some pretty deep waters, like discussing ways Sisters can better support Sisters, Bossing Up and putting ourselves in the shoes of a bride who gets, “Married at First Sight” 

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Episode 4: The Elephant in the Room


There are big, obvious, high stakes conversations that go “unhad” for a bunch of reasons.  But let’s face it!  Some of these conversations need to be had.  In this episode we build the nerve to clear our throats and start talking… Both to hear and be heard until a resolution is reached.  Plus we discuss time management and lean thinking. …

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Episode 3: The Travel Lounge


While making plans for the year save some white space on your calendar for you.  We’ve got big plans to excel in all that we do this year.  As we ramp up to focus on these plans take some time to schedule the perfect date and spot to rest and recharge.  You deserve it.  In episode 3 we lounge and…

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Episode 2: You Didn’t Fail, You Reached!


Ever mapped out all the steps to get to your goals, started stepping and realized that the actual steps didn’t turn out the way you imagined in your head?  The best plans can go haywire which can leave you feeling stuck on a step that was suppose to progress you forward.  This episode encourages goal setters to be resilient and…

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Episode 1: Thrive and Slay


Passionate and purposeful people know that they have more to do and enough gas in the tank to do it.  The challenge is finding the time to work it into their busy schedule.  There’s only 24 hours in a day.  With a calendar packed full with the day job, family and other activities, how do you schedule passion in if…

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