Ordinary Women . . . Extraordinary Achievements

TrailBlazers Impact Podcast promotes stories of under-recognized women, overcoming odds to make a difference in the lives of others.

TBI guests talk about how they arrived at where they are today — including all the side-steps they took along the way.

Celebrate women's accomplishments to make the world a better place by inspiring others to bridge from their dreams to action! Let's make a better future.

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Rocio Cavazos Podcast

Overcoming Gender Bias for a Cause Rocio Cavazos Ep. 55 - Can you overcome gender bias for a cause like investing in plant products? How is your business impacting the community, creating solutions for the greater good? There are many ways that your business can positively impact those around it ...
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Debbie Feinberg

Debbie Feinberg Podcast

Living Her Convictions and Beliefs Ep. 50 - Debbie Feinberg embodies living her convictions and beliefs! Some say leaders are born not made while others say, they are made not born. Well, in Debbie Feinberg's case, you can say it was both; she always carried an entrepreneurial spirit from a ...
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Antonio McGinnis Podcast

Life in the Bricks Antonio McGinnis Ep. 80 - Where you come from should not define who you become. From growing up in Public Housing to becoming an international basketball star, Tony McGinnis knows that when you are determined to be different, you will overcome. Antonio McGinnis was recently named ...
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Allison Shapira Podcast

Find Your Voice Ep. 109 - Find your voice - Allison Shapira did but in an unusual way! We are often too afraid of what the future holds when what we thought we wanted doesn't happen, right? The disappointment and the inability to pick ourselves up and find another passion ...
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Joins Urban League as VP

Leslie Andrews Podcast

Resilience and Courage Ep. 108 - Leslie Andrews learned resilience and courage in facing life's adversities, including being widowed at a young age, and in viewing the world. Exercising loyalty and community love comes easy for Leslie Andrews because it was instilled at an early age. Leslie Andrews is described ...
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Jewel Burks Solomon

Jewel Burks Solomon Podcast

A Tech Star Jewel Burks Solomon Ep. 57 - Remember that idea for a product you had and then someone else came out with it and made millions? Jewel Burks, a Tech Star, did it!  Jewel was Founder/CEO of Partpic, a startup that was acquired by Amazon in 2016, which ...
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Inspiring Podcasts

Runa Magnus

Divisive Black and White Thinking RÚNA MAGNÚSDÓTTIR, (Runa Magnus) created the antidote for divisive and black and white thinking in the #NoMoreBoxes Movement.  We all unconsciously box people, creating automatic perceptions and resulting conflict. Find out how a change in a little four-letter word can change your world. She believes ...
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Entrepreneur Podcasts

Marcia Blum

Adoption, Hospice, End-of-Life Reflections Ep. 107 - Marcia Blum is an amazing person. She is a retired social worker and mental health therapist. Listen as she describes pioneering open adoption, finding your birth parents, hospice care, and grief programs. Listen to her gift to listeners as she gives us 4 ...
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A Beacon of Hope

Neelam Chahlia

Mrs. Washington America: A First! Ep. 106 - Visualize yourself standing on the stage, wondering who will be crowned, and then . . . they call your name. Neelam Chahlia tells us what it is like to win Mrs. Washington America and then to go on to the nationals. She ...
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Women in Business Podcast

Janice Greene

I Lived in Two Different Worlds: Black and White Ep. 31 - How do you integrate yourself into a Black and White world where discrimination is the only language they speak? You learn to become a fighter for your own battles, pick the right people that help motivate you when ...
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Business Podcasts

Carolyn May

Pass the Torch to a New Generation Ep. 13 - Carolyn May actually witnessed President John Kennedy's Inaugural Speech on the steps of the Capitol to pass the torch to a new generation. She heard JFK beseech Americans to "Ask not what your country can do for you; ask what ...
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Ruth White

    What Do We Do with the Kids? Ep. 105 - What's happening to children reaching an age to leave a foster home? What do we do with kids when there is not a good place to go?  Ruth White is the Executive Director of the National Center for ...
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