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The Way We Work podcast

The Way We Work podcast

By Jessy santana
The Way We Work specializes in creating, delivering, and adapting corporate culture spaces that promote inclusion and innovation. We believe in a human-centered approach to Diversity, Inclusion and Belonging, Intercultural Communication and Management, and Organizational Culture and Change. We believe in creating culture-driven leaders.
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From Politics to Film and other Compelling Stories

The Way We Work podcast

From Politics to Film and other Compelling Stories

The Way We Work podcast

3.2 Choosing Joy Sometimes Means Choosing Yourself
We’re still on our path to #ChoosingJoy2022 and I hope you are too! We say goodbye to a brilliant actor Sidney Poitier and hear some inspiring words from Jessy on taking up space and finding your voice. Join the challenge at @theway_wework on IG or @JessySantana on LinkedIn
January 11, 2022
Goodbye to 2021, Betty White and to Fear this Year. Let’s #ChooseJoy2022!
With panic and fear on the brain I didn’t end 2021 on a high note but here’s to hopefully changing how we begin 2022. If you’re interested in joining the challenge check out: if you’re joining us use #ChooseJoy2022 and @theway_wework or on LinkedIn @JessySantana let’s Choose Joy for 2022!
January 04, 2022
Manifesting Chicas Unite for better and more intentional living with Sandra Hinojosa Ludwig.
Are you a Manifesting Chica? Not sure what it is? Sometimes I too find myself, unsure but I do know since putting it out there- my life has changed. I spoke with Sandra Hinojosa Ludwig on manifestation, some of the things it’s brought to her life, and how she helps other Latinas intentionally manifest a life that loves them back! So check out the Chica Catalyst and her new book Chica, Why Not? Available soon!
March 25, 2021
RoadieCare Meet the People Behind the Stage
In this episode I spoke with Sandy Espinoza, Live Sound Consultant and founder of RoadieCare, which offers a helping hand to those that help the show go on. An industry veteran, she brought friends. Tom Weber and Danny O’nNeil, both that have had long careers as Roadies bringing music to the masses.
March 11, 2021
Where are you from? [Answer] Really? But Where is your family really from?
This week’s guest is Liliane Pang, Director of FilmmakHERS of Color, a Montreal-based non-profit that supports and promotes womxn of color filmmakers. We talk about family, living between two cultures and finding community in a homogenous industry by creating space for representation
March 04, 2021
New Places and How They Can Be Inclusive or Not
This week I’m speaking with Maya Toussaint and Kelly Bron Johnson, DEI consultants on the new social media application Clubhouse and it’s potential to be inclusive. Also, finding your voice and personal narrative, and understanding how to connect to others with it. Sometimes it’s when you look at the bigger picture that we can begin to connect the dots of our journey and really start to understand where we are going. If you’re interested in envision a better month ahead join the envision and planning workshop to reset for the month ahead.
February 19, 2021
From Politics to Film and other Compelling Stories
This week I interviewed Sola Adenakan, co-founder of St8cked media and BrazenTv, which focuses on social issues and putting women and POC behind the lens. Along with her newest project Transmit Media Podcast Network, the first Afro Latina owned social impact podcast network. Check out Transmit Media at
February 04, 2021
Mindfulness, Healing from Intergenerational Trauma and Parenting part 2
If you don’t know better, how can you do better? If you’re interested in learning more about cultural healing through self-care join our Clubhouse Room every Sunday at 4 pm est. Or look up Mari Corona at Livinginmommywood for her art, photography and words about intentional living. This was raw, unfiltered and powerful no matter how you slice it.
January 28, 2021
Mindful Living, Parenting and Healing from Cultural Trauma with Mari Corona
An interview with Mari Corona, photographer and writer who empowers, motivates and inspires through images and words. She’s also a strong advocate of Holistic Wellness, Self-Care & Creativity & using these mediums as Art Healing Therapy tools for manifesting her Best life. And a special letter to my daughter on what the Kamala Harris becoming the first Madam Vice President means.
January 21, 2021
Are we ready for a change? From thoughts on the Capitol to Affirmations to Mindset and Healing
2021 has started and it seems to be a continuation of the same but in this episode I’m working on the real healing of trauma because our collective trauma is visceral and we need to do something about it. Practicing self-healing is powerful and all works in progress can learn how to manifest a better version of ourselves.
January 14, 2021
New Year New You but What Happened to the Old You?
This week I talk about intention, decision making, learning the process of prioritization and some tools that really helped me including Ruth Chang’s Be the AUTHOR of your own life! The One Thing by Gary Keller and Jay Papasan and smart goals-always! Intention and accountability apply to companies too! Make sure you’re checking in with those statements from 2020 and make sure they’re not just performative. Don’t let DEI slip below the fold in 2021
January 06, 2021
Introspection and Resilience: A look Back at Some Deep Themes for 2020
In this episode, I take a look at some of the themes of 2020 that helped to mold my life and the elasticity it took to overcome and learn both definitions of resilience. Plus my personal list of 30, the learning, gratitude and hope I carry into 2021.
December 30, 2020
Lets break the damn table with Patrice Palmer!
This conversation with Patrice Palmer, director, CEO, DEI consultant and scholar practitioner is the most real thing that's happened all week. We're talking about passion, our whys and the long vision to this work we do. Check out their profile on LinkedIn They're posts will check you and keep you aligned to the work.
December 21, 2020
Diversity, Equity and Inclusion with Maya Toussaint
This week we’re speaking with Maya Toussaint, ex-LinkedIn current branding and anti-racist facilitator. She’s doing a lot but she does it all so well. If you’re interested in connecting she’s of course on LinkedIn.
December 07, 2020
What is Uncomfortability? Defined and answered. Plus reflecting at some moments in time
Today it’s just me but boy do I have a story to tell. From going on a bit too long about a middle school reading contest to defining Inclusion and Belonging for myself and a little about where the journey started.
November 30, 2020
Acknowledgment and first steps with Kelly Bron Johnson of Completely Inclusive.
We talk land acknowledgements,, inclusion and belonging, accessibility for invisible disabilities and more! Kelly’s linkedin , and book link: For more information about Uncomfortability: Growing Empathy for Emerging Leaders check out our website! https://the
November 23, 2020
Creating Outside The Box with Marisol Cantu, teacher-activist.
In this week’s episode we are speaking with Marisol Cantu, teacher-activist, educator, community organizer and an advocate for owning your story. If your interested in learning more about her check out her insta @sol_speaks or @sol_teaches.
November 16, 2020
Make This Moment Happen- from HR to truck driving our guest Antonio Bell on life changes and more!
We’re living in interesting times from a post-apocalyptic-ish pandemic, a US presidential election season that just won’t quit and understand human connections. All that and more. If you want to follow us on IG @theway_wework, email us at with questions or check out our website at www.theway-we
November 02, 2020
Everyone has an origin story
In this episode we talk a little about the journey of how we got here, of what were looking to get into. The world is full of noise let’s learn to break down the skills we really need today. Follow us on ig @theway_wework or check out the website or send us an email at if you have any questions.
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October 24, 2020