POWERFUL PURPOSE - The Dr. Zonzie McLaurin Podcast
By Dr. Zonzie McLaurin
Are you ready to continue on your journey to live your life to the fullest and live it on PURPOSE with your PURPOSE? Join Dr. Z in podcast series, the Dr. Zonzie McLaurin Podcast - POWERFUL PURPOSE. There will be in-depth, engaging, power-packed conversations and interviews with renowned leaders from various industries, and all inclusive individuals that will share their stories, expertise, and resources to help others transform their lives, businesses, and dreams into actionable reality. Focusing on helping you FIND and ANCHOR your purposes in life and to WRITE YOUR OWN STORY - AND OWN IT!
20: Using Your Divine Gifts and Talents
Join Dr. Z in this episode of the Dr. Zonzie McLaurin Podcast - POWER PURPOSE, where she will talk about "Using Your Divine Gifts & Talents!" Using your divine gifts and talents is what you were designed to do. When you are using them it means that you have truly discovered your personal vision and you understand your comparative advantage in this world. Using your divine gifts also involves knowing the “how” and the “why” of effectively applying your God-given capabilities in your everyday lives. One of the best things about your gifts and talents is that you must exercise them to continue to refine them - and the more you utilize them and put them into practice, you can perfect them more to share with others. Each day you must exercise our gifts and talents in order to urge, draw, and love people into the kingdom of God and the body of Christ. God has designed and equipped you with specific gifts, and filled us with His life. As you continuously discover and use the your gifts, you will become His hands, His mouth, His feet, going out into the world, telling His story, doing His work, sharing His love, completing His eternal plan for the redemption of this broken world! This episode will he you understand that you are unique and have lots to do in this world with your gifts and talents -- and that God has great things in store for you as you use those gifts and talents for His glory. You can contact Dr. Zonzie McLaurin by visiting her website at: drzonziemclaurin.com or via her social media handles: @drzonziemclaurin
August 22, 2022
19: Live Your Life Through The Windshield View
Join Dr. Z in this episode of the Dr. Zonzie McLaurin Podcast - POWER PURPOSE, where she will talk about "Living Your Life Through The Windshield View!" Did you know that most of us suffer from what is called the "Rearview Mirror Syndrome?" Well, the time is now to start living your life looking forward and not behind. The rearview mirror only keeps you stuck and relieving your past mistakes, hardships, obstacles and much more. Regret is one of the main culprits of the rearview mirror syndrome and it holds people hostage -- and keeps them that rearview mirror state of mind. So, it is very important to realize that the past is history, you are unable to change it, and your sole focus needs to shift to what you can still have a say on -- which is the present and future. You must live your life in the windshield view, because the beautiful thing about life, while we are alive, we can change the narrative of our being in any direction we wish. We can write each chapter as we go along our journeys. You have the opportunity to live a life full of meaning, purpose, possibilities and are able to look forward and truly move on to the BIG things that God has in store for you. This episode will give you a new perspective on how to live your life through the windshield view and not allow the rearview mirror syndrome to hold you hostage. You can contact Dr. Zonzie McLaurin by visiting her website at: drzonziemclaurin.com or via her social media handles: @drzonziemclaurin
May 10, 2022
18: Thought Leader and Social Impact Expert: Patsy Doerr
Join Dr. Z with her very special guest, Pasty Doerr, CEO of The Association of Junior Leagues International! Patsy is s an accomplished speaker, columnist, thought-leader and award-winning expert in the field of Social and Community Impact, with expertise in corporate social responsibility, diversity and inclusion and sustainability. Her work in these areas has been featured by a number of publications and conferences including Forbes, The Hill, The Muse, Milken Institute and Sustainable Brands. Since December 2011, Patsy has built and has been leading the corporate social responsibility, diversity and inclusion and sustainability functions at Thomson Reuters globally, which spanned more than 100 countries and 45,000 employees. Additionally, Patsy serves on several board and committees that align with both her business and personal passions, including the Thirty Percent Coalition, All In Together, Samburu Girls Foundation, and Responsible Investment Association. In this rich conversation with Dr. Z, she talks about the importance of having a leadership mindset to evoke change, her passion for social change, her heart for people, staying focused on on outcomes, and leadership ownership and accountability. She shares some of her techniques of how she mobilizes the organization to be successful by empowering, motivating, and inspiring others to effect change in the lives of those they serve and lead by example. You don't want to miss this power-packed conversation with Patsy Doerr, a high-performing and influential woman leader. You can connect with Patsy on LinkedIn @linkedin.com/in/patsydoerr
April 01, 2022
17: Holistic Health Coach: Dr Kelley London
Join Dr. Z with her very special guest, Dr. Kelley London, who is a holistic health coach. She is so amazing in all that she does and how she truly educates, motivates, and encourages women to live a healthy holistic lifestyle, by embody the WHOLE person. She defines holistic wellness as the compliment of considering the WHOLE you, not just exercise and diet alone, to improve your health. She knows and understands the struggles that women face and teach them not to focus on one specific plan, but explore putting themselves at the center of focus and build their healthy lifestyles from the inside out, based on who they are and what they enjoy! She has an amazing coaching program that empowers women to take control of their health and happiness. She guides them on how they can discover and activate their energy and use it to live a vibrate and holistic life. In this podcast, we will share her journey of becoming a doctor of physical therapy, her passion and love for helping women be the best holistically WHOLE versions of themselves, how to live a life with a growth mindset, setting healthy goals, and how to live a life that is by design and not what the world dictates to us. She also shares her love for God and how she allows Him to lead and guide her actions and life processes. She thanks Him for all the lessons that she has experienced -- which has shown her the path to fulfill her dreams. She expressed how those lessons equipped her with the knowledge, experience, and most of all, the power to change her reality. You can reach Dr. Kelley London by visiting her on Instagram @kelleylondon_and her amazing Holistic Goddess Collective program at: holistic-goddess.mn.co/plans/195251?bundle_token
March 18, 2022
16: Empowerment Coach & Speaker: Crystal Freie
Join Dr. Z with her very special guest, Crystal Freie, who is a mindset coach, teacher and speaker. She is a dynamic, motivating, and inspiring empowerment coach and speaker that helps women of faith eliminate their limiting beliefs, embrace change, and transform their lives. She believes that sharing your story is one of the greatest ways you can help others -- and she does just that in this podcast interview. Crystal has spent decades bound by what other people thought of her, and kept her dreams to herself for fear of what others would say if she dared to share them out loud. She knew down deep in my soul she was created to BE more, but I was afraid, so she believed the lie that she wasn’t good enough. On the contrary, she has now decided to dig deep, focus on the desires of her heart, and create the life she deserved. Crystal has decided to accept, appreciate, and celebrate the woman God created her to be, and fulfilled her purpose of leading other women to that same discovery within themselves. In this podcast, we will share her journey of leaving a lucrative corporate job to venture into entrepreneurship to do what she loves to do -- which is to empower women to be the best versions of themselves by letting God lead them through all of their journeys in life. We talked very candid about living in your purpose, getting uncomfortable, and just letting go of all your fears to live your life with great meaning and intention. She also shares her love for God and how she allows Him to lead and guide her actions and life processes. She thanks Him for all the lessons that she has experienced -- which has shown her the path to fulfill her dreams. She expressed how those lessons equipped her with the knowledge, experience, and most of all, the power to change her reality. You can reach Crystal by visiting all her social media handles below: Website: www.crystalfreie.com LinkedIn | YouTube | Facebook | Instagram: @Crystal Freie
February 18, 2022
15: Dr. Guy Giesecke: Transformational and Servant Healthcare Leader
Join Dr. Z with her very special guest, Dr. Guy Giescke, CEO of Children's of Mississippi at the University of Mississippi Medical Center! Dr Guy Giescke is a transformation-servant leader, who is dedicated to leading with his vision, passion and purpose. In this conversation he talks about his trajectory as a young careerist and now leader in the world of healthcare -- and how he leads the organization and his teams through activating and deploying a visionary strategy. He shares some of his techniques of how he mobilizes the organization to be successful by empowering, motivating, and inspiring others to effect change in the lives of those they serve and lead by example. You don't want to miss this power-packed conversation with Dr. Guy Giescke, one of the high-performing leaders in Mississippi, as he continues moving health care upstream and impacting the lives of thousands of children in the state.
October 18, 2021
14: Listening To That Small Still Voice
Join Dr. Z in this episode of the Dr. Zonzie McLaurin Podcast - POWER PURPOSE, where she will talk about "Listening To That Small Still Voice!" Listening to that small still voice is different for each of us! For Dr. Z, that small still voice is God or that inner spirit! For you, it might be your intuition or inner voice or spirit. Or maybe its a combination of all! That small still voice is there as our helper, our guide, and our navigator to help us make good decisions and choices in our-lives. In this episode, Dr. Z will go over how listening to that small still voice is vital to making good decisions and being successful in all that you do. When listening to that small still voice, it allows you to open up and hear it in different ways. Dr. Z explains how listening to that small still voice and developing a serious relationship with it -- is when you begin to trust it. And trusting it comes with you hearing it and doing what it says. You don't want to miss this episode. Listen, share, like, and subscribe.
October 02, 2021
13: Influential Christian Woman Leader: Dr. Mona Arnold McBride
Join Dr. Z with her very special guest, Dr. Mona Arnold McBride! Dr. McBride is a thought-leader and woman of God, who is dedicated to being that spiritual warrior that is taking ground for God! She has influence, authority, and leadership qualities that shines through all that she does. Dr. McBride is also, a seasoned Pharmacist that is leading the charge over many, she is a mentor, and has overcome some great obstacles in her life. In this podcast you will hear how she is ushering the lineage of Christ by infusing God in every fiber of her life and activities -- to be successful and live a life full of PURPOSE as a leader, wife, mom, sister and friend. You don't want to miss the powerful messages that Dr. Mona McBride will offer to help you continue to walk in your calling and live life purposefully and intentionally.
September 13, 2021
12: Stepping Into The Unknown
Join Dr. Z in this episode of the Dr. Zonzie McLaurin Podcast - POWER PURPOSE, where she will talk about "Stepping Into The Unknown!" Stepping into the unknown can be tough, but is something that we all need to do to grow, develop, see newness, and find out just how strong and bold we can be. When you step into the unknown you are allowing yourself to be refined, learn new things, see yourself differently, and what you are truly capable of. We will never have all the details of our lives, but that why you must take those chances of stepping into the unknown to see just how bold and strong you can be. We must let our stories water our path and when you step into the unknown, there are some powerful things that you can learn about yourself and what’s possible for you.
August 23, 2021
11: Aligning Your Personality With Your Purpose
By aligning your personality with your purpose, you become more effective in taking action to complete all your goals and dreams. When your personality is aligned with your purpose you are being intentional and using the power you have within you. By aligning your personality with your life's purpose you feel more liberated and you can live your purpose everyday with awareness. Join Dr. Z in this episode of the Dr. Zonzie McLaurin Podcast - POWER PURPOSE, where she will talk about "aligning your personality with your purpose!"
June 24, 2021
10: Your Confidence Coach: LeeAnn Sims
Join Dr. Z with her very special guest, LeeAnn Sims! LeeAnn a CONFIDENCE COACH, who is dedicated to helping women amplify their confidence to play a bigger game in work, life, and relationships. From a size 24 to 6 and back again! LeeAnn Sims has been on THAT ride. She's been intimate with the varied perspectives and emotions related to weight loss and "yo-yo" diets. She's glowed with the excitement that comes with exchanging a dress for the next size down. She's experienced the embarrassment of having to exit a roller coaster after the attendant couldn't buckle her into the seat. How's that for confidence? What she has learned along this journey has become her mission's core message: Insecurities don't magically disappear with the pounds on the scale. After losing at WEIGHT loss, LeeAnn has been on a WINNING streak. She's located the fountain of true confidence and has authored a book, navigating other women to that destination. The Weight Loss DIVA: Discover the Discipline, Inspiration, Victory & Acceptance Within You! gives "real talk" insight to finding and embracing authentic confidence. LeeAnn is the founder of Fit & Fab Lifestyle: an accountability community, where women can celebrate where they are while pursuing the best version of themselves; visionary and host of The Fit & Fab Weekend: an outlet for women looking for practical information and encouragement on their wellness journey; creator of The Confidence Accelerator, and Club Expand, coaching women to face and erase barriers to their confidence. This size-inclusive wellness advocate has been featured in SHAPE, Essence Magazine, various local media publications and appeared on The Today Show. Glowing with and flowing in confidence, LeeAnn has represented brands like Lane Bryant, The Loft and Athleta. She is a sought-after motivational speaker, philanthropist and resides in Maryland with her husband, Mike, who she affectionately and publicly calls her "king." You can connect with LeeAnn on Instagram @leeann.sims, www.leeannsims.com -- and go to CONFIDENCEQUIZ.COM to get your free gift and learn more about how to gain your confidence.
May 31, 2021
9: You Can Grow Where You Are Planted
It is very important that you take advantage of the opportunities that are in your life at present. You can grow where you are planted right where you are and should appreciate the present and make the most of each day to continue to grow. You owe it to yourself to seek the best soil, water, sunlight, and fertilizer for your unique set of abilities, talents, skills, and interests. Join Dr. Z in this episode of the Dr. Zonzie McLaurin Podcast - POWER PURPOSE, where she will talk about "you can grow where you are planted."
April 06, 2021
8: Your Life Moves In The Direction of Your Most Dominant Thoughts
It is very important to understand the POWER of your thoughts. Your life will move in the direction of your most dominant thoughts and your thoughts control your daily decisions and actions that you take in life. Your life is a very strong narrative driven by your dominant thoughts -- and they will greatly influence your future. Join Dr. Z in this episode of the Dr. Zonzie McLaurin Podcast - POWER PURPOSE, where she will talk about being very attentive to your inner most thoughts and how they can shape your life's identify.
March 24, 2021
7: Being Vulnerable Builds Confidence
Being vulnerable should not be considered a bad thing, but an opportunity to build your confidence in life. Confident vulnerability allows you to keep showing up for yourself, and others and it opens the door for yo u to become stronger and bolder -- even when you think you can't do something. Join Dr. Z in this episode of the Dr. Zonzie McLaurin Podcast - POWERFUL PURPOSE, wherein she will discuss how vulnerability is a pathway to building strength -- which needs to be embraced, so as to gain confidence in your abilities and build your character through it.
March 11, 2021
6: Business and Mindset Coach: Christina Denali
Join Dr. Z with her very special guest, Christina Denali! Christina is a business and mindset coach to female entrepreneurs specializing in helping women leave their day job or corporate position that no longer fulfills them to find their true calling and convert that into a profitable business. Christina has more than 12 years of diverse corporate business experience in various leadership roles and most recently as a director for a digital marketing agency. She is also a SERIAL ENTREPRENEUR – wherein she owned several businesses previously. She has since, transitioned from high level executive to online business coach last year during COVID – where she has already built a loyal following and client base starting from zero. With several success stories under her belt, Christina has only just started her coaching journey.
March 08, 2021
5: Don't Settle For Less In Life
This episode has been published and can be heard everywhere your podcast is available. Do you feel that you have settled for less than what you want and desire in life. Settling for less in life is a very complex subject and can elicit so many varying opinions and deep conversations. Remember settling for less in life is a comprise for your own self well-being and can be very detrimental to your life. Join Dr. Z in this episode of the Dr. Zonzie McLaurin Podcast - POWERFUL PURPOSE, wherein she will discuss how not to settle for less in life and offer some tips on how to really ignite your self-awareness to live the life you are meant to live.
February 23, 2021
4: Walking Your Own Path In Life
Are you walking the path that you have chosen for yourself or the path that has been chosen by others? That question is very deep and only you can answer it. Know that from the beginning of your life, it will be filled with so many choices that you must choose to follow, in order to make it a successful one or one that is distressful. Join Dr. Z in this episode of the Dr. Zonzie McLaurin Podcast - POWERFUL PURPOSE, where you will be empowered to walk your own path in life and not that of society's fabricated ideal of who you should be.
February 15, 2021
3: Asking Those Empowering Questions
You have such great potential for your life no matter the stage you are in. Sometimes you must ask those empowering questions to really live your life to the fullest. Asking those empowering questions can be very powerful and proactive in nature. Join Dr. Z in this episode of the Dr. Zonzie McLaurin Podcast - POWERFUL PURPOSE, where she will talk about how to use empowering questions that can help you get into that self-awareness zone and be that purposeful person you are designed to be.
February 14, 2021
2: Unleashing Your Potential
There is no rhyme or rhythm to how you live your life and unleash your potential, however, there are some key things to unleashing it. The path to a successful life is to take those massive, strategic, bold, and determined actions. Join Dr. Z in this episode of the Dr. Zonzie McLaurin Podcast - POWERFUL PURPOSE, where she provides you with some essential key steps and questions to ask yourself to help you unleash your potential as you progress in life -- to be that passionate, purposeful, and successful person.
February 14, 2021
1: The Power In Knowing Your Purpose
Do you know your purpose and how powerful it is? Our life's purpose calls us forth, if we only tap into it. Our purpose(s) in life will and can deeply connect us with others and we can begin to flow with ease and grace as we embrace it. God has us here for so many reasons and we are uniquely designed and equipped to do some amazing things. Join Dr. Zonzie McLaurin in the first episode of the Dr. Zonzie McLaurin Podcast - POWERFUL PURPOSE, where she will provide you with some insight on the POWER of knowing your purpose in life.
February 01, 2021
Introducing: The Dr. Zonzie McLaurin Podcast - POWERFUL PURPOSE
Are you ready to continue on your journey to live your life to the fullest and live it on PURPOSE with your PURPOSE? Join Dr. Z in this podcast series, the Dr. Zonzie McLaurin Podcast - POWERFUL PURPOSE. There will be in-depth, engaging, power-packed conversations and interviews with renowned leaders from various industries, and ALL-INCLUSIVE individuals that will share their stories, expertise, and resources to help others transform their lives, businesses, and dreams into actionable reality. Focusing on helping others UNWRAP their many purposes in life to WRITE THEIR OWN STORY - AND OWN IT!
January 23, 2021