Unpack The Pursuit

Unpack The Pursuit

Unpack The Pursuit is a podcast about navigating change and uncertainty.

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January 31, 2021 30 min

Our new segment is called Quali-Tea Time because we're all about a good play on words. These short bits are going to be focused on our daily flow: what we're up to, how we're feeling, and getting vulnerable about the small day-to-day.

Today, we're talking about mental health in the new year. We're just trying to stay afloat, you know? Jade talks about her struggles with anxiety and depression, and Molly asks abou...

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In this episode, we catch up with Kemi. We had Kemi on the show back in July 2020, just as COVID-19 was taking over the world. We talked about building creative communities during these uncertain times. Kemi's back and she has some fabulous news to share. Her EP, For The Record, is dropping on January 29th!!! 

Buy tickets to her virtual EP Release show on Jan 29th: https://www.snrgshop.com/product/kemi-adegoroye-for-the-record-...

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December 27, 2020 26 min

Our new segment is called Quali-Tea Time because we're all about a good play on words. These short bits are going to be focused on our daily flow: what we're up to, how we're feeling, and getting vulnerable about the small day-to-day.

Today, we're honoring the holidays & new year with a little virtual celebration. Come hang and listen to us play a strange game called Celebrity Heights, talk holiday stress & g...

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December 20, 2020 28 min

I'm sorry...did you say JON REILLY WALLS IS BACK? We sure did. What, you didn't listen to his episode on Vulnerability Through Art? Do yourself a favor, love. Listen to part one, and come back for part two. We'll be here.

Jon & Molly chat about farting into the future, functional anxiety, dating during the pandemic, and more. #sipandlisten today with your favorite cup of Earl Grey.

You can find Jon on Instagram.

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Today, we are talking about collegiate athletes and mental health with an old friend Kaitlyn Sowyrda. Natalie & I were classmates with Kaitlyn at Grafton High School in Massachusetts. Kaitlyn & I  were captains on the same soccer team our senior year. It's been nearly a decade since the three of us have been in the same (virtual) room.

Kaitlyn brings a unique perspective on her mental health journey, but one that she spe...

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November 22, 2020 18 min

Our new segment is called Quali-Tea Time, because we're all about a good play on words. These short bits are going to be focused on our daily flow: what we're up to, how we're feeling, and getting vulnerable about the small day-to-day.

Today, we talk about The Social Dilemma documentary on Netflix. If you're looking for the Facebook statement we refer to, find it here.

As always, please reach out if you'd like. We...

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November 17, 2020 32 min

Today, we are talking about vulnerability... from a man's perspective.  Anthony came ready to leave it all on the line with us. He shares how the global pandemic created space for him to reflect on his past relationships in a way he hasn't allowed himself before.  We really enjoyed this conversation, and think you will too. 

Want to come on the podcast? Email us: unpackthepursuit@gmail.com, say hello to us on Instagram: ...

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Our new segment is called Quali-Tea Time, because we're all about a good play on words. These short bits are going to be focused on our daily flow: what we're up to, how we're feeling, and getting vulnerable about the small day-to-day.

Today, Natalie and I celebrate RBG's life. We also share some vulnerable stories about how gender shows up in our careers + our everyday lives (like, on a boat when you're just...

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October 31, 2020 32 min

Today, we are talking about *voting* with Georgia Democrat field organizer Oliver Sandreuter.  November 3rd is right around the corner (literally, three days), so here's your last-minute reminder. If you haven't voted yet, there's still time. If you don't think your vote matters, it DOES! And so do you. Tune in to hear Oliver talk about his experience working on the presidential campaign.

If you want to reach out to ...

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For 20% off Alexandra's Brand Camp use code UNPACK20 at check out!

Today, we are talking about career confidence with Alexandra Lawrence, founder of Digital Brand Stylist, an online course and personal development/coaching program where she helps clients understand how to brand themselves in this digital world. She teaches how to create a social media strategy, define their “why” and how to tap into their key selling point of wh...

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WELCOME TO SEASON 2! A lot has changed since Season 1 -- we have a new team member (sup Jade?), we've had over 3K downloads, and we're starting a new segment.  Our new segment is called Quali-Tea Time, because we're all about a good play on words. These short bits are going to be focused on our daily flow: what we're up to, how we're feeling, and getting vulnerable about the small day-to-day.

Today, Natalie and I...

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Today, we are closing out Season 1 of Unpack The Pursuit by interviewing our very own co-host Molly Shunney (it's about time). Molly gets vulnerable with us about her experience with friend breakups and how her perception of these changing relationships has evolved over time.

You can find Molly on LinkedIn or Instagram.

Dealing with a friend breakup? Email us: unpackthepursuit@gmail.com, say hello to us on Instagram: @li...

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Today, we are talking about financial freedom with Evan Knox, founder of Caffeine Marketing. Evan has a hell of a story, but we focus on how he paid off over $100K in debt... really quickly. Y'all know on UTP we like to normalize things that people avoid talking about. Talking about money is weird, but it doesn't have to be. This is the start of a much larger conversation, and we're curious what you think.

If you want to...

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Today, we are sending our love to educators around the world. It's true that we have all been affected by this global pandemic in one way or another, but as school begins we can't help but feel for our teachers & caregivers. They are dealing with unprecedented times–trying to show up for their students while trying to keep everyone safe. It's a lot to ask.

In today's episode, we have the privilege of hearing fro...

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August 23, 2020 32 min

Ahhhh!!! Jade Fails. Our marketing maven. Our teammate. Our friend & soul sister. Today, we’re diving into Jade's story, which focuses on gifting yourself grace.  Jade gets vulnerable with us about her existence as a Black woman–she opens up about her struggle with anxiety and healing from an abusive relationship. Being vulnerable is hard. Being vulnerable on a podcast is, in our opinion, harder. Thank you, Jade, for showin...

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We’re diving into Andrew Coconato's adventurous hitchhiking story (plus much more).  Andrew Coconato, formally known as Coco, is a curator of good vibes. His life purpose is to be a positive space for love, connection, and self-expression. He wears multiple hats as a director, choreographer, producer, and performer. Everything from flash mobs, short films, and music videos, Coco tells his life story through the characters and w...

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Today we’re talking about the power of influential storytelling, and how a knack for storytelling led two entrepreneurs to carve a path of influence. We’re going to unpack this with Stephanie Judd, an experienced speaker, facilitator, and coach who specializes in the tools and skills of influence. She and her partner, Kara Davidson, founded Wolf & Heron on the belief that with a bit of intentionality, anyone can lead through in...

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In this episode, we talk building creative communities during the COVID-19 era with Kemi Adegoroye, co-founder of Alveo Creative.  Tune in to hear Kemi's experience as both a creative and businesswoman. We don't know how she does it all, but she does. You'll leave feeling inspired to tackle your next creative project or entrepreneurial pursuit. Find Kemi by visiting her website, following her on Instagram, or listening ...

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July 12, 2020 5 min

Black Lives Matter

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In this episode, we talk about the importance of writing your own script with Alexandra Muir. Alexandra is the founder of her own boutique marketing agency, one that focuses on authentic storytelling.  Tune in to hear Alexandra's unique experience as an entrepreneur, breaking free from a conservative cult and the limitations set before her in academia and corporate America. Do you have a story about entrepreneurship or change? ...

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