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38. “Come to me as a human being first…”

Local business consultant, Debbie Gee, is a special guest of Butch Porter, and they talk about powerful women in the workforce,...

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37. “Be curious – not judgmental…”

For Episode 37, Jessica and Butch have decided to dive deep into the dilemma of: Truth vs Unity. Is it more...

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36. “Tell stories that are True…”

For our 36th episode, Jessica and Butch discuss the nature of terms of the intellect. The journey of Jordan Peterson is...

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35. “Hug your neighbor with both arms … and count to 20.”

Jessica and Butch chat about the importance of human connection and how much it’s been compromised for the last year. Sure...

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