8 episodes

The impact of COVID-19 has created an opportunity for each of us to think about how we want to emerge. Joyful Sundays is a podcast series hosted by Jodi Kovitz, delivering weekly insights, inspiration and tools to help you live a more conscious, connected and intentionally meaningful life. Jodi has long been fascinated by the power of mindset, using hard moments to fuel growth, wellness & grit habits and generosity to find joy and soar. Join us as we go into the minds of some of the world’s most inspiring leaders to discover the keys to unlocking your best self.

Joyful Sundays Jodi Kovitz, Origins Media Haus, Quill Inc.

    • Personal Journals
    • 5.0, 22 Ratings

The impact of COVID-19 has created an opportunity for each of us to think about how we want to emerge. Joyful Sundays is a podcast series hosted by Jodi Kovitz, delivering weekly insights, inspiration and tools to help you live a more conscious, connected and intentionally meaningful life. Jodi has long been fascinated by the power of mindset, using hard moments to fuel growth, wellness & grit habits and generosity to find joy and soar. Join us as we go into the minds of some of the world’s most inspiring leaders to discover the keys to unlocking your best self.

    [BONUS] The Power of Uplifting Others

    [BONUS] The Power of Uplifting Others

    On this special addition, mini-episode of Joyful Sundays, Jodi sits down with Hannah Parish, the General Manager, Ontario at Lyft. During their conversation, they discuss the importance of empowering others, and how Hannah’s north star values of safety, kindness, and candor affect her perspective on work-life wellbeing.

    • 18 min
    Moving the Dial for Black Founders

    Moving the Dial for Black Founders

    On the seventh episode of Joyful Sundays, Jodi has an inspiring conversation with three incredible female leaders; Amoye Henry, Co-Founder of Pitch Better Canada, Claudette McGowan, Global Executive Officer, Protect Fusion & Cyber Experience at TD, and Danielle Graham, Founder and Investment Principal at Sandpiper Ventures. During their conversation, the four discuss the gaps that currently exist in our innovation ecosystem for black founders, how to start solving these challenges, and the need for capital and access for underrepresented founders.

    • 45 min
    Pushing Boundaries

    Pushing Boundaries

    On the sixth episode of Joyful Sundays, Jodi chats with two incredible leaders; Michele Romanow and Mike Katchen. Michele is a legend in the technology space; a dragon on Dragon’s Den and the CEO of Clearbanc. Mike, on the other hand, is equally as impressive as the CEO of Wealthsimple, an organization spearheading investment services for millennials. Together, the three discuss how to lead in uncertain times, specifically with the impact of COVID-19 and the anti-black racism movement.

    • 34 min
    Breaking Barriers

    Breaking Barriers

    Jodi sits down with Marie Chevrier, CEO of Sampler, and Noura Sakkija, CEO of Mejuri to chat about how they’ve been dealing with the pandemic and the strategic decisions they’ve made to keep their businesses alive. During their unique discussion, Marie and Noura open up about the worries they had in the first few weeks of COVID, and how they’ve managed to stay focused while balancing work and family life.

    • 24 min
    Generosity of Spirit

    Generosity of Spirit

    On our fourth episode of Joyful Sundays, Jodi chats with Sangita Patel, on-air personality of ET Canada and the host of Home To Win! In their conversation, Sangita discusses her food bank initiatives during the COVID-19 pandemic and how the generosity of spirit helps guide her everyday life. To get involved with Sangita's initiatives, please email spatel@etcanada.com.

    • 18 min
    The Power of Conscious Benevolence

    The Power of Conscious Benevolence

    Our third episode of Joyful Sundays features the one and only Vala Afshar, the Chief Digital Evangelist of Salesforce. Jodi and Vala chat about the importance of transparency and communication during a crisis, and how to act consciously with kindness and generosity. Vala discusses how his family experiences growing up shaped him into the leader he is today and how they continually motivate him to act and lead with purpose.

    • 35 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
22 Ratings

22 Ratings

PursueJoy ,

Inspiration each week!

I’m loving these chats - that’s what they feel like, as if I am listening in on warm chats between smart people...just listening to the theme we of gratitude and tenacity and trying to be their best selves, smart and successful yet humble...Jodi knows how to find them!

Momma P1978 ,

An important conversation

Jodi Kovitz of #movethedial is an incredible and insightful host. Her guests are top notch and inspiring. Thank you for sharing these meaningful conversatuions. Can't wait for more.

steph ✌🏼 ,

Inspiring!

This podcast is incredibly inspiring. Jodi is an amazing host who brings her wealth of knowledge to life, while drawing out unique insights from the guests about life, motivation, and breaking boundaries. Thank you for creating this show!

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