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In Trust

In Trust

By Lisa Lambert and Rick Kitagawa
A weekly podcast about trust - how to build it, earn it, and restore it, and how it changes our lives in meaningful ways. New episodes every In Trust Tuesday!

In Trust episodes switch between host-led dives into single topics relating to trust and interviews with change-makers from around the world.

Your hosts are Lisa Lambert and Rick Kitagawa, co-founders of Spotlight Trust. You can learn more about them and their Trust-Centered Leadership framework at spotlighttrust.com
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Building Boundaries for a Better Future - Interview with Shannon Weber - EP 09

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Building Big Ideas Through Trust - Interview with Rebecca Kirstein Resch - EP 13
How can we break out of the mold if we're not exposed to any other ways of being?  How do we become the best versions of ourselves and bring big ideas to life? We’re excited to bring you this episode's conversation with all-around super connector Rebecca Kirstein Resch - CEO and founder of Inqli.  She’s on a mission to make new ideas and technology work in the service of and for people and is a trailblazer in the social impact space.  Rebecca is an inspiring, purpose-driven leader, and we’re so happy to bring this conversation to you. Show Notes: Inqli website - get on their list to get updates on the change Rebecca and her team are making Rebecca on LinkedIn ~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Sponsored by: Spotlight Trust Whether you work in the healthcare system or rely on it, join us on Monday November 30 and Monday December 7 to learn about the origins of medical mistrust, the many ways it persists today, the multifaceted approaches needed to remedy, and actions you can take to help shape a practical path forward towards transforming the healthcare system into one that earns and deserves our trust and provides high-quality, culturally literate, empathetic care to all. Learn more and sign up at: spotlighttrust.com/medical-mistrust
24:01
December 1, 2020
Better Leaders, Better Communities - Interview with Danny Bauer - EP 12
What does it mean to lead a community, and how does one do that effectively? In this episode of In Trust, we’re super jazzed to bring you this conversation with Danny Bauer, Chief Ruckus Maker over at Better Leaders, Better Schools.  This mastermind of educational masterminds makes Rick laugh more than in any other episode and brings authenticity, compassion, and wisdom to the crucial conversation about finding one’s tribe and building better communities. Show Notes: Dannybauer.world - Danny’s new project Seth Godin - Stop Stealing Dreams, Purple Cow Austin Kleon’s Steal Like An Artist Danny’s video of him dancing to ‘Shout!’  Michael Smith - Graphic Designer Betterleadersbetterschools.com - the podcast and everything around education @alienearbud on Twitter @alienearbud on Instagram ~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Sponsored by: Spotlight Trust Whether you work in the healthcare system or rely on it, join us on Monday November 30 and Monday December 7 to learn about the origins of medical mistrust, the many ways it persists today, the multifaceted approaches needed to remedy, and actions you can take to help shape a practical path forward towards transforming the healthcare system into one that earns and deserves our trust and provides high-quality, culturally literate, empathetic care to all. Learn more and sign up at: spotlighttrust.com/medical-mistrust
29:58
November 24, 2020
Difference-Making Through Trust - Interview with Scott Perry - EP 11
How do we make a difference in the world?  How do we create a legacy? In this episode of In Trust, we’re excited to bring you this conversation with Scott Perry, Chief Difference-Maker at Creative on Purpose and the author of the Amazon top-selling book Endeavor and the soon-to-be-released Onward (Pre-order today!). In this conversation we dive deep into practical ways to build trust with yourself, as well as why that trust is so necessary to make the difference in the world that you want to make. Show Notes: Scott's Website: https://www.creativeonpurpose.com/ Creative on Purpose on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/creativeonpurpose/ Get Scott’s latest book, Onward: Where Certainty Ends, Possibility Begins - https://www.amazon.com/Onward-Where-Certainty-Possibility-Begins-ebook/dp/B0859MN7PK Get Scott’s otherbooks - https://www.amazon.com/Scott-Perry/e/B018PDGWLE?ref_=dbs_p_ebk_r00_abau_000000 Seth Godin The Marketing Seminar - part of the Akimbo Workshops David Whyte - poet, speaker, philosopher, evolutionary scientist Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe - scientist, philosopher, poet ~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Sponsored by: Spotlight Trust Whether you work in the healthcare system or rely on it, join us on Monday November 30 and Monday December 7 to learn about the origins of medical mistrust, the many ways it persists today, the multifaceted approaches needed to remedy, and actions you can take to help shape a practical path forward towards transforming the healthcare system into one that earns and deserves our trust and provides high-quality, culturally literate, empathetic care to all. Learn more and sign up at: spotlighttrust.com/medical-mistrust
33:02
November 17, 2020
Creating a More Meaningfully Connected World - Interview with Kat Vellos - EP 10
Why can it be so difficult to make new friends as an adult?  How do we build connection with friends (old and new) in a time of social distancing? In this episode of In Trust, we’re excited to bring you the fabulous work of Kat Vellos, a seasoned UX designer, connection coach, facilitator, community creator, illustrator, and speaker, and the author of “We Should Get Together: The Secret to Cultivating Better Friendships” and “Connected From Afar: A Guide for Staying Close When You're Far Away.” This conversation dives deep into building connection, so listen, learn, and enjoy! Show notes: We Should Get Together: The Secret to Cultivating Better Friendships - Kat's 1st book Connected From Afar: A Guide for Staying Close When You're Far Away - Kat's 2nd book Weshouldgettogether.com - Kat’s hub for her Connection Club and writing workshops Katvellos.com - For those interested in booking Kat for speaking or consulting @katvellos_author on Instagram ~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Sponsored by: Spotlight Trust The founders of Trust-Centered Leadership have created the practical  playbook for building trust at scale.  Download your free copy at spotlighttrust.com/playbook
24:41
November 10, 2020
Building Boundaries for a Better Future - Interview with Shannon Weber - EP 09
How do you lead effectively through crisis and care for your people without burning out? How do you start building trust in yourself when you're exhausted and afraid? In this episode, hosts Lisa Lambert and Rick Kitagawa speak with Shannon Weber, a social entrepreneur, coach, facilitator, and author.  Essential listening for any leader, especially those who care (sometimes too much), this conversation looks at boundaries, medical mistrust, and what it looks like to earn trust from those we seek to serve. Enjoy! Show notes: Xoshannonweber.com - Shannon’s corner of the internet https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c84x6dxSGnI - Shannon’s TEDx Talk about Love Notes Showuphard.com - Shannon’s website for her book, Show Up Hard with a free 30-day e-course LoveU2.org - Shannon’s LoveU2 project Emergent Strategy - by Adrienne Marie Brown ~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Sponsored by: Spotlight Trust The founders of Trust-Centered Leadership have created the practical playbook for building trust at scale.  Download your free copy at spotlighttrust.com/playbook
29:28
November 3, 2020
BONUS HALLOWEEN EPISODE - Broken Expectations - EP 08.5
We’ve got a special Halloween episode of In Trust… it's a little bit of trick, but mostly treat. Broken expectations can cause all sorts of problems, whether you are a freestyle rapper, or a leader seeking to make change.  In this host-led bonus episode, let Rick’s story about ‘House Mouse’ segue into what it means to break expectations, and how difficult it can be to build up trust when those expectations are broken. Show Notes: Rick’s creepy art 5 Facets of Trust ~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Sponsored by: Spotlight Trust The founders of Trust-Centered Leadership have the practical playbook for building trust at scale.  Download your free copy at spotlighttrust.com/playbook
09:44
October 31, 2020
The Real Skills Needed for Success - Interview with Stacy Richards - EP 08
What are the real skills central to success, especially as a young person looking to grow and thrive in a time of quarantine? In this episode, hosts Lisa Lambert and Rick Kitagawa speak with Stacy Richards, a recovering attorney, sales leader, mom of two college students, and coach for young people.  Whether you consider yourself a young person or not, Stacy's wisdom and experience shine in our conversation as she details the power of mentors, putting action and execution over results, and the real skills that true leaders need if they want to be successful.  Enjoy!  Show notes: altMBA.com OysterReefCoaching.com - Don’t forget there are two R’s! ~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Spotlight Trust The founders of Trust-Centered Leadership have the practical playbook for building trust at scale.  Download your free copy at spotlighttrust.com/playbook
23:54
October 27, 2020
Reinventing Yourself by Building Self-Trust - Interview with Yunzhe Zhou - EP 07
How do you go about building self-trust, especially if you're looking to try something completely new or even to switch careers? In this episode, hosts Lisa Lambert and Rick Kitagawa speak with Yunzhe Zhou, a creative and business coach who helps Asian Americans become the CEO of their lives.  Anyone who is looking to make a shift in their life and build self trust can really gain a lot from Yunzhe's wisdom, and we talk about her unique take on side projects as well as turning failures into success and the three practical steps anyone looking to switch careers should be taking. Show notes: Yunzhe Zhou on LinkedIn ARTS podcast - Asian Redefining Their Success Side Projects! - YunzheZhou.com  ~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Spotlight Trust The founders of Trust-Centered Leadership have a new free resource - a  practical guide on how to build trust even through a video call.   Download your free copy at spotlighttrust.com/charisma
26:27
October 20, 2020
Face it 'til you make it - In Trust host conversation - EP 06
We've all heard of faking it until we make it, but in this episode we offer a new take: Face it until you make it. Hosts Lisa Lambert and Rick Kitagawa dive into impostor syndrome and self-doubt, how facing your fears is always the fastest route to success, and offer some practical challenges to building up self-trust.   Show notes: Amy Cuddy's TEDTalk on Power Posing ~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Sponsored by: Spotlight Trust The founders of Trust-Centered Leadership have a new free resource - a practical guide on how to build trust even through a video call.  Download your free copy at spotlighttrust.com/charisma
10:05
October 13, 2020
Leading at the Frontiers of Science - Interview with Sean Lee - EP 05
How do you lead when you're pressing forward into unknown territory? In this episode, hosts Lisa Lambert and Rick Kitagawa sit down with Sean Lee, Head of External Relations for TRIUMF, Canada's premier particle accelerator lab.  Sean drops a masterclass on leading when you're pushing against the edges of innovation. We also touch on accountability, sustainability, parenthood, and how struggle is an important part of growing as a leader. Show notes: TRIUMF TRIUMF on Instagram TRIUMF on Facebook TRIUMF on Twitter Sean Lee on LinkedIn ~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Sponsored by: Reimagining Remote Virtual Studio The most comprehensive, people-centered program for leading a virtual work experience that builds trust, belonging, and engagement.  The next session starts October 25th, but spots are limited and pricing goes up soon, so enroll today at spotlighttrust.com/reimagining-remote
34:02
October 6, 2020
The long and the short of collaboration - Interview with Jen Waldman and Peter Shepherd - EP 04
How do you fast-track trust when collaborating?   In this episode, hosts Lisa Lambert and Rick Kitagawa sit down with Jen Waldman and Peter Shepherd, leaders, coaches, creatives, and co-hosts of The Long and the Short of It podcast.  In this episode you'll learn how the two of them began collaborating, videoconferencing as an equalizer, and advice from Barack Obama. Show notes: The Long and the Short of It podcast Jen + Pete’s Big Ideas Lab More about Jen Waldman More about Peter Shepherd The Long and The Short Of It Community’s Facebook Group Jen’s Instagram: @jenwaldman Pete’s Instagram: @peteshepherd_ Esther Perel The altMBA ~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Sponsored by: Reimagining Remote Virtual Studio The most comprehensive, people-centered program for leading a virtual work experience that builds trust, belonging, and engagement.  The next session starts October 25th, but spots are limited and pricing goes up soon, so enroll today at spotlighttrust.com/reimagining-remote
37:10
September 29, 2020
Where do you give your attention? - In Trust host conversation - EP 03
Attention is really deciding where you focus is. Do you give in to the shiny distractions? If so, what message does that send to others? Hosts Lisa Lambert and Rick Kitagawa dive into attention, distraction, and practical ways to make sure that distractions aren't breaking trust.   Show notes: Does this need to be a meeting? Find out using this FREE app. Running Man - Korean variety TV show Meeting statistics ~~~~~~~~~~~~~  Sponsored by: Reimagining Remote Virtual Studio The most comprehensive, people-centered program for leading a virtual work experience that builds trust, belonging, and engagement.  The next session starts October 25th, but spots are limited and pricing goes up soon, so enroll today at spotlighttrust.com/reimagining-remote
08:26
September 22, 2020
Building amazing products through trust - In Trust Interview with Ryan Flahive - EP 02
How do you build great, remarkable products that resonate with your customers? In this episode, hosts Lisa Lambert and Rick Kitagawa sit down with Ryan Flahive, a dad, entrepreneur, podcaster, learning technology & publishing executive with deep experience in higher education, workforce development, and social impact. Show notes: Ryan's podcast: Climate Changers Podcast Ryan's solution for carnivorous environmentalists: Cowtipping.co Ryan's main gig: SimTutor Connect with Ryan: Ryan's LinkedIn profile Ryan's personal website: RyanFlahive.com ~~~~~~~~~~~~~  Sponsored by: Reimagining Remote Virtual Studio The most comprehensive, people-centered program for leading a virtual work experience that builds trust, belonging, and engagement.  The next session starts October 25th, but spots are limited and pricing goes up soon, so enroll today at spotlighttrust.com/reimagining-remote
25:20
September 22, 2020
Checking in or checking up? - In Trust host conversation - EP 01
Are you checking in on people, or are you checking up on people?   In the first episode of In Trust, hosts Lisa Lambert and Rick Kitagawa of Spotlight Trust dive into the difference between the two, and offer practical ways of connecting with your team.   ~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Sponsored by: Reimagining Remote Virtual Studio The most comprehensive, people-centered program for leading a virtual work experience that builds trust, belonging, and engagement.  The next session starts October 25th, but spots are limited and pricing goes up soon, so enroll today at spotlighttrust.com/reimagining-remote
08:55
September 22, 2020
In Trust - Trailer 1
The trailer for the In Trust podcast, hosted by Lisa Lambert and Rick Kitagawa. In Trust launches September 22, everywhere you get your podcasts!  
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September 14, 2020