Charlie Capen is an actor, musician, writer, storyteller, and husband who has played many roles, but his favorite is being a dad. Charlie co-runs an entertainment website for parents called, “How To Be A Dad,” that focuses on the ridiculous and humorous side of parenthood. In today’s episode, Jess and Charlie will be talking about rebranding the idea of fatherhood and expanding the definition of masculinity. Charlie works through the enjoyable struggles of being a parent by finding humor in the hard stuff.
Leeza Gibbons is an Emmy award-winning TV and radio host, social entrepreneur, and passionate advocate for health and caregivers. As a New York Times best-selling author, Leeza has reached countless individuals with her stories about living life with kindness and positivity. In this episode, Leeza and Jess are talking serious self-care, how to build trust and loyalty in business, and why it’s important to stay sane in a world full of cynics. Leeza is not shying away from showing you exactly why it’s practical (and better for business) to lead with a positive point of view and spread fierce optimism.
Nobody know more than Jess Weiner that even confidence experts experience self-doubt. In this bonus episode, she explores how the labels we apply to ourselves (“creative”, “leader”, “expert”) can also stop us from remaining open and curious about our journey, and how ultimately we need to allow ourselves to embrace our “inner beginner.” While she may have been in the self-esteem space for 22 years, Jess Weiner’s just getting started.