Flourish & Friends Podcast

Flourish & Friends Podcast

✨ Grab your tea! Welcome to the Flourish & Friends Podcast. This isn't your average "how-to" podcast; we're chatting all things inclusive brands, leadership, life – and everything in between. We're sharing what's sparking joy in our lives, plus diving into topics like "how do I stay creatively inspired?" and "what's the power of inclusive communication?" We'll also be joined by influential nonprofit + entrepreneurial leaders who are working this out in real time. You're welcome here, friends! Hosted by Kerri and Esther of Flourish Creative. Subscribe + show notes: flourishcreative.co/podcast

Episodes

April 3, 2023 22 mins

And that's a wrap. As we stop and celebrate Season 1, we wanted to take a moment to look back at some of our favorite moments from the pod. Plus, we share some spring fresh picks and what you can look forward to in season 2!

Shownotes: flourishcreative.co/podcast


--- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/flourish-and-friends/message
Mark as Played

Today we are pulling out some wisdom from Esther, our resident photography expert, on how we can get better brand photography. She share's why she loves photography, what value it adds to every organization as well as a three simple tips on how everyone can level up their smartphone photography. So grab your tea or coffee and listen in.

Shownotes: flourishcreative.co/podcast


--- Send in a voice message: https://podcast...
Mark as Played
March 21, 2023 27 mins

This week we are diving into web accessibility! What it is, why it matters and who it effects. Get your notepad ready, because Kerri has some great tips on how every brand leader can cultivate better accessibility practices online. We'd love to know your thoughts on this topic and where you're at on the journey!

Shownotes: flourishcreative.co/podcast

--- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/flourish-a...
Mark as Played
March 13, 2023 31 mins

This week Kerri and Esther sat down to dive into the importance of values and how they have the potential to shape what type of clients you attract. Plus, we leave you with some extra yummy fresh picks. As well as, a couple more women's history reccos. So grab something to sip on and join this week's conversation all about integrating your values!

Shownotes: flourishcreative.co/shownotes 

--- Send in a voice message: https:...
Mark as Played
March 6, 2023 30 mins

Happy Women's History Month! This week we are taking time to highlight a few of our favorite women leaders who inspire us and have played a significant role in shaping the world we know. Plus we've got a great gift idea for the tea or coffee lover in your life!

We'd love to know who you are celebrating this month as well, you can head to our voicemail page to tell us what women are inspiring you!

--- Send in a voice message: htt...
Mark as Played
February 27, 2023 46 mins

Today we are going back to school with Dr. Luke Capizzo, Professor and Researcher at the Missouri School of Journalism. In this episode Kerri and Luke discuss the concept of brandstanding, how brands can respond to cultural events in an authentic way and so much more!

Shownotes: flourishcreative.co/podcast

--- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/flourish-and-friends/message
Mark as Played
February 20, 2023 35 mins

Join in on the fun this week, as we discuss why we think people are so obsessed with trends! Kerri dissects exactly what we can learn from them and how to discern which ones are worth listening to. Plus, stick around to the end where Kerri dives into some communications and leadership trends to keep a lookout for.

Shownotes: flourishcreative.co/podcast

--- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/flourish...
Mark as Played
February 13, 2023 28 mins

For this special Valentine's episode, we wanted to share about some brands we are loving. Plus, Esther shares a spicy game she loves and so much more. So grab your favorite drink to sip on and maybe a box of chocolates and join our conversation.

Make sure to let us know what brands you are loving by joining the conversation over on IG @flourishcreativeco!

Shownotes: flourishcreative.co/podcast

--- Send in a voice message: https:...
Mark as Played
February 6, 2023 40 mins

This week we are sitting down with Michaela Ayers the Founder and Facilitator of Nourish, a DEI collective that improves the way people work together. In our conversation, Michaela talks about the gift of gathering around the table and how approach each conversation with curiosity, not fear. Make sure you've got a pen handy because you'll want to take notes!

Shownotes: flourishcreative.co/podcast

--- Send in a voice message: htt...
Mark as Played
January 30, 2023 31 mins

Get cozy with us this week, as we share our coziest recommendations yet! As well as reflect on how we each choose to thrive in the coldest and darkest season of the year. And Esther share's a bit about her journey of appreciating this sometimes brutal season.

Shownotes: flourishcreative.co/podcast

--- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/flourish-and-friends/message
Mark as Played
January 23, 2023 31 mins

We've been reading the book, Digital Minimalism by Cal Newport, as a community. During this episode we break down its definition, Newport's philosophy to find it, and our greatest takeaways. Whether you've read the book or not, we hope this episode brings some insight around the hot topic of tech usage.

Shownotes: flourishcreative.co/podcast

PS: Don't forget to leave us a voice message on brands you love! 👇 

--- Send in a ...
Mark as Played

It's time for a new narrative around the new year. Maki Moussavi, author and mindset coach, joins the pod to share her perspective on intention setting, why commitment matters more than motivation, and living more aligned. Grab your journal, you'll want to take notes!!

Shownotes: flourishcreative.co/podcast

Please leave a review so more friends can discover our community!

Plus, if you are joining us for the January Book Club we'd...

Mark as Played
January 9, 2023 32 mins

Happy 2023!! To kick off the new year, we're chatting about all things vision boards. This tangible art form can be a catalyst for dreaming and creativity. Plus, hear a couple of our favorite organizational tools and our latest bookmarks.

Shownotes: flourishcreative.co/podcast

Please leave a review so more friends can discover our community! 

--- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/flourish-and-...
Mark as Played
December 19, 2022 29 mins

As a leader, creative, and everyday human, it's challenging to truly unplug. Today, we're chatting about why taking an offline break is important, how to best prepare, and create and communicate tech boundaries. Plus, we share our latest fresh picks, bookmarks, AND our first book club selection. PS: This is our last episode before the new year... we'll see you again on Jan 9! 

Show notes: flourishcreative.co/podcast 

Hit ...

Mark as Played
December 12, 2022 25 mins

The new year is right around the corner. If you’re hoping to start the year strong, tune in to hear how to reframe the narrative and tips to get intentional - in your personal and professional life. Plus, hear our latest bookmarks to save for your upcoming vacay.

Hit "follow" to never miss an episode.

Shownotes: flourishcreative.co/podcast


--- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/flourish-and-fri...
Mark as Played
December 8, 2022 25 mins

Stories about burnout and ways we think will help you avoid it. It’s a busy season so we’re sharing our experiences with burnout and ways to stay resilient. We hope you find some joy and peace amidst all your plans and planning. Grab your tea and sit back for a cozy convo!

Hit "follow" to never miss an episode!

Shownotes: flourishcreative.co/podcast

--- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/flourish-an...
Mark as Played
December 8, 2022 27 mins

The holidays are officially here! We’re chatting about inclusive holiday communications. We dive deeper into why a nuanced, intentional approach matters for your brand and biz no matter how you celebrate. Plus, hear what’s sparking joy in our life + a holiday gift idea!

Hit "follow" to never miss an episode!

Show Notes: flourishcreative.co/podcast

--- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/flourish-and-...
Mark as Played
November 21, 2022 27 mins

As the year winds down, ’tis the season of gratitude. Kerri & Esther chat about the importance of celebrating wins and expressing gratitude, Plus, we share a lifesaving kitchen tool and a leader who inspired us by stopping, not starting.

Hit "follow" to never miss an episode!
Show notes: flourishcreative.co/podcast

--- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/flourish-and-friends/message
Mark as Played
November 14, 2022 37 mins

Get to know Kerri & Esther even better as they share their creative journeys from scrapbooking to picking up a first camera. Plus, hear our tips for staying creatively inspired, a fall tea favorite, and what playlists we can’t stop listening to.

Hit "follow" to never miss an episode!

Show notes: flourishcreative.co/podcast

--- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/flourish-and-friends/messag...
Mark as Played
November 7, 2022 28 mins

Welcome to Flourish & Friends hosted by Kerri Voyles and Esther Kontny! We’re kicking off our weekly pod by chatting about starting something new - how to know when it’s time, maintaining momentum, and the shift from dreams to goals. Plus, discover a radical candle alternative and powerful books we’ve recently read.

Hit "subscribe" to never miss an episode!
Show notes: flourishcreative.co/podcast

--- Send in a voice mes...
Mark as Played

Popular Podcasts

    Current and classic episodes, featuring compelling true-crime mysteries, powerful documentaries and in-depth investigations.

    Death, Sex & Money

    Anna Sale explores the big questions and hard choices that are often left out of polite conversation.

    Stuff You Should Know

    If you've ever wanted to know about champagne, satanism, the Stonewall Uprising, chaos theory, LSD, El Nino, true crime and Rosa Parks, then look no further. Josh and Chuck have you covered.

    Crime Junkie

    If you can never get enough true crime... Congratulations, you’ve found your people.

    Start Here

    A straightforward look at the day's top news in 20 minutes. Powered by ABC News. Hosted by Brad Mielke.

Advertise With Us
Music, radio and podcasts, all free. Listen online or download the iHeart App.

Connect

© 2024 iHeartMedia, Inc.