Die Standing with Elmer Dixon

Explore the incredible journey of Elmer Dixon, co-founder of the Seattle Chapter of the Black Panther Party. From the turbulent 1960s to his role as a global diversity consultant, Elmer’s story offers a unique perspective on the fight for racial justice. In this episode, Elmer Dixon shares his experiences as a Black Panther Party co-founder, […]

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 […]

MSM Global Consulting… Celebra el Mes de la Herencia Hispana! Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month!

  ¡MSM Global Consulting celebra el Mes de la Herencia Hispana! Este mes, que se extiende anualmente del 15 de septiembre al 15 de octubre, sirve como un momento para celebrar y demostrar un profundo agradecimiento por las contribuciones y los dones talentosos que las personas de herencia latina e hispana han brindado a nuestra […]

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 […]

An Intercultural Journey with Julia Gaspar-Bates

Julia Gaspar-Bates, Roger, and Maria sit down to discuss the intricacies between DEI, intercultural communication, and community.   “With a Bachelor’s degree in the Romance Languages, Julia is fluent in French, Spanish, and Italian, and currently studying Brazilian Portuguese, and is able to incorporate a deep understanding of the complexities of communicating across linguistic barriers […]

Transformational Leaders and Respect for Human Dignity

Transformational Leaders and Respect for Human Dignity Last month, we explored the challenging obstacles we face as a society in moving forward to greater justice, inclusion, and equity. We explored the motivations behind the “anti-woke” efforts that are being spearheaded by politicians and theological groups working to resegregate American society.  Christian Nationalist groups have worked […]

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 […]