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We all benefit from a kinder, more charitable world. The study of social entrepreneurship is rich with examples that foster this sentiment. The innovators comprising this field are throwing traditional business models out the window in favor of game-changing solutions that truly impact people’s lives. Social entrepreneurship provides valuable lessons on community and how each of us can contribute to meaningful change. Interested in learning more? So are we! The Teaching Change Podcast is a labor of love brought to life by host Professor Jerrid P. Kalakay. The podcast explores social entrepreneurship education and innovation through the lens of Valencia College’s academic program in Orlando, FL. We interview social entrepreneurs, educators, and policy-makers on their experiences within the sector of socially conscious businesses. As a dedicated educator and citizen, Jerrid is invested in traveling through the world of social entrepreneurship and spreading the good will it fosters. He has saved you a seat. Buckle up and enjoy the ride!
||CleanEpisode 26 - Building Community With Micki Meyer||In this episode, we dive into what it means to be in community with others and how to foster community in your world with Micki Meyer of Rollins College. Micki shares her journey to community building from her early days in Orlando and her almost 20 y||9/25/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 25 - Productivity with Business Strategist Deana Kalakay||The ever elusive concept of productivity is explored with Workflow Management Strategist and Productivity Coach Deana Kalakay on this episode. Deana has been helping professionals and businesses build confidence and take action using the science of co||9/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 24 - Pursuing Your Passion with Student Guests||Passion is a difficult concept to articulate for most people let alone follow towards a career or vocation. On this episode, Jerrid explores what it takes to pursue one's passion with student guests Todd Bernard, Robert Manfreda, and Tatiana Fritz.||9/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 23 - Building Supportive Networks||In this episode of Teaching Change, Courtney and Jerrid discuss the importance of having a supportive network. Supportive networks involve a person or group of people you can rely on for comradery, advice, or just a simple sounding board. -||9/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 22 - Self-Care||- On this episode of Teaching Change, Courtney and Jerrid discuss the importance of self-care. This is a buzzword that has been bandied about lately because it is vitally important to check in with yourself to make sure everything is okay.||9/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 21 - Dealing with Setbacks||People welcome setbacks like they would a trip to the dentist or a flat tire. In other words, they do not. Setbacks are understandably viewed as impediments to progress and dream crushers. Yet they are an inevitable part of life.||11/29/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 20 - Change||Change is afoot on this episode of Teaching Change as Jerrid and Courtney tackle the effect of social entrepreneurship on society. By their very nature, social entrepreneurs are disruptors of the status quo as they work to solve the issues that plague .||11/15/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 19 - Mentorship||Mentorship is an excellent combination of hindsight being 20/20 and paying it forward. As we traverse our professional lives and interests, we learn the lay of the land through stumbles and hopefully even more successes.||11/8/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 18 - Responsibility||The word responsibility may not incite visions of carefree, fun-filled days but it is an important term that we all face throughout our daily lives. Whether it is taking care of your family, work, or paying bills,||11/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 17 - The "ASK"||In this episode, Jerrid and Courtney tackle the topic of the "ASK". It is the moment when you finally speak up and ask for what you feel you deserve whether it's a loan, partnership, raise, or promotion. The ASK is one of the most stressful and anxi||10/25/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 16 - Being an Outsider||Whether you have started a new job, moved to a different town, or created a social enterprise, at one time or another we have all felt some sense of being an outsider. In this week’s episode, Jerrid and Courtney embrace the role of the outsider and di||10/18/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 15 - Fear of Failure||- The old saying goes “there’s nothing to fear but fear itself,” but how true is this when it comes to failure? Failure is often seen in a negative light instead of a valuable learning tool. This week Courtney and Jerrid discuss their failures,||10/11/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 14 - Empathy||What role does empathy play in social entrepreneurship? Is it important that practitioners in this field understand the experiences of those they help? These are the big questions that Jerrid and Courtney tackle in this week’s episode of Teaching Chan||10/6/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 13 - Purpose||Teaching Change takes a philosophical turn in this week’s episode when Jerrid and Courtney ponder their purpose in life. As educators, they find that this is an area where students have difficulty articulating a clear-cut answer—and so do Jerrid and||9/27/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 12 - Benefit Corporations (B-Corps)||- In this episode, Jerrid and Courtney discuss Benefit Corporations, also known as B Corps. To obtain a B Corp certification, organizations must adhere to a set of guiding principles that involve the betterment of people and the planet.||8/16/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 11 - Moment of Obligation||- Join Jerrid and Courtney for a walk down memory lane as they discuss their personal moments of obligation. In social entrepreneurship, the moment of obligation is when social entrepreneurs realize they have to make a change in their own lives ...||8/9/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 10 - Interview with a Founding Faculty of The First 30 Social Entrepreneurship Program and Disability Rights Activist Crystal Smith||- Mums the word this week on Teaching Change as the hosts interview Professor of English, disability rights advocate, and secret-keeper extraordinaire Crystal Smith. For Crystal, Valencia College was supposed to be a temporary detour along her jour||8/2/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 9 – Interview with Director of Sustainability for the City of Orlando and Co-Founder of IDEAS for Us Chris Castro Part 2||Part two of Chris Castro’s interview tackles the bottom line of social entrepreneurship. Chris has mastered two of the big Ps, people, and planet, but what about the third one: profit? Chris delves into the business side of his enterpris...||7/26/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 8 - Interview with Director of Sustainability for the City of Orlando and Co-Founder of IDEAS for Us Chris Castro Part 1||- The surf’s up for this episode of Teaching Change! In this two-parter, the hosts talk chasing waves and sustainability with Chris Castro, the Director of Sustainability for the City of Orlando. Chris’ love of nature started at an early age in M||7/19/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 7 - Interview with Founder of City Maid Green Diana Palmar||For this episode, Jerrid and Courtney venture out of the studio to chat with Diana Palmar, the Queen of Clean. Diana is the owner of City Maid Green located in Orlando’s College Park neighborhood. City Maid Green doubles as a cleaning service and reta||7/12/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 6 - Interview with Peace and Justice Institute Coordinator Rachel Allen||- Rachel Allen, college professor, and peace connoisseur drops by the studio to discuss the origins of Valencia’s Peace and Justice Institute (PJI). Once a tiny seed of an idea, the institute has grown into a powerful vehicle for addressing social||6/28/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 5 - Social Value Creation||Exploring Social Entrepreneurship Education and Innovation||6/21/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 4 - Interview with Director of Sustainability and Guiding Coalition Member Resham Shirsat||Exploring Social Entrepreneurship Education and Innovation||6/14/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 3 - 10 Things Social Entrepreneurship is NOT||Exploring Social Entrepreneurship Education and Innovation||6/7/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 2 - Interview with Dean of Learning Support and Guiding Coalition Member Dr. Leonard Bass||Exploring Social Entrepreneurship Education and Innovation||5/31/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 1 - Social Entrepreneurship vs. Social Innovation||Exploring Social Entrepreneurship Education and Innovation||5/24/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 0 - Introductions||Exploring Social Entrepreneurship Education and Innovation||3/11/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
Episode 5 - Social Value Creation
Great job! I loved the information you gave about the importance of libraries. More people need to understand why these resources are so invaluable to their daily lives.
I absolutely love this podcast! It has great content and relatable people who want to make change happen.
Very informative podcast. Every time I listen I learn something new about the world of social entrepreneurship. This is an especially great resource for institutions of higher learning who may be thinking of starting their own social entrepreneurship academic programs.