Global Leadership, Positivity, and Well-Being in a Changing World with Vinay Kumar

  In this thought-provoking episode, Maria is hosting solo while Roger is on a well earned vacation. She speaks with Vinay Kumar, a Leadership Coach, Certified Professional Facilitator, OD Consultant, Podcaster, Global Nomad, Wildlife Stalker and Records Collector! They engage in a wide-ranging conversation exploring the intersections of global leadership, positivity, and well-being in the […]

Culture Stew Season 5 : Ember – Igniting and Sustaining a Community of Equity Practitioners

  Culture Stew is back! Welcome to Season 5! We’re excited to start off this season by introducing Ember! MSM Global Consulting and True Change Associates present. . . Ember – Igniting and Sustaining a Community of Equity Practitioners! Join us for an exciting in-person event in Washington, DC, USA, October 24th-26th! Ember is more […]

Fighting Racial Friction with Finesse and Fitness – Dr. Patrick Ford

Systemic Racism is everywhere. Systemic Racism impacts every aspect of our society. Whether it is in the educational system, the job market, access to resources, access to financial programs, and how our communities are encouraged or discouraged to succeed and more so what success looks like. Systemic Racism also impacts health. Maria and Roger discuss […]

DEI and Neuroscience: Understanding the 6 Inches Between our Ears – Shannon Murphy

Learning about ourselves, our brains, and how we are structured can lead to a better understanding of ourselves and others. Maria and Roger discuss bias, behavioral patterns, privilege, and more, with Shannon Murphy.   Shannon Murphy, M.A. CEO & Co-Founder BrainSkills@Work Shannon Murphy, CEO of BrainSkills@Work, applies neuroscience to help individuals be more inclusive, culturally […]

Creating a Complete College America with Dhanfu Elston

“Dr. Dhanfu E. Elston (pronounced: dah-nee-foo) serves as Complete College America’s Chief of Staff and Senior Vice President for Strategy where he utilizes his national policy and campus expertise for practical application, implementation, and scaling of CCA strategies at institutions throughout the United States. He provides oversight of national external partnerships and has led CCA’s […]

A Discussion about Trust, Failure, and Leadership with Noor Azizan-Gardner

  In this episode of Culture Stew, Maria and Roger break down trust, failure and leadership with Noor Azizan-Gardner. In order to make long lasting change, and to be an effective leader, trust must be cultivated.  “Noor Azizan-Gardner, originally from Malaysia, is founder and president of Baru Global Group, LLC, a consulting company which assists […]

“Live life Globalisciously!” How to with Patricia Malidor-Coleman

We return with another fantastic lineup of guests to discuss their stories, careers, and hopes for the future. Over the next 7 episodes, we will speak with authors, practitioners, researchers, educators, creators and doers! In this joyful and inviting conversation, Maria and Roger discuss identity, storytelling, and what it means to be Globaliscious with Patricia […]

Title: The Future of Work: A Deep Dive with Maria and Roger

On this special episode of Culture Stew, Maria and Roger take the microphone and have an in-depth conversation about what it means to be at work today. Multiple aspects of our lives have changed over the past few years. Our priorities, what makes us happy, our values, and our interests have shifted whether we were […]