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Environmental and social issues can feel confusing and overwhelming, especially when we try to tackle solutions on our own. That’s why it’s important to collaborate with other optimistic activists on sustainable strategies. When we join the movement together and break down complex practices, we can make profound changes. By focusing on collective movements over the long-term, our social impact makes our communities better. And eventually, our work becomes a beacon of hope for the entire world. 
Welcome to Care More Be Better. This show amplifies voices and solutions to regenerate our planet and social systems. Each week, we invite you on a journey to work through the climate crisis and create an environmentally sound future for all. Move from interest to action and turn your curiosity about regenerative living into actions that are part of the solution.
Listen to stories from inspired individuals, ecologically responsible entrepreneurs, and conscious companies. These global agents create positive impacts around the globe. From pay-it-forward marketers to not-for-profits and community change makers, the stories get you thinking about how to secure the future for the human race. Become part of the regeneration by expanding your knowledge of agriculture, social systems, and the economy. 
Tune in to understand the most important issues and aspects of the present time. Hear experiences from the front lines of social policies and political struggles. Feel enlightened by conversations about health, wellness, and mindfulness. Discover valuable entrepreneurship and business strategies. Hone your communication and leadership skills. This is your tool in building a better tomorrow, free of corporate influence. This podcast is the passion project and brainchild of Corinna Bellizzi, a cause-marketer and activist who seeks to live well by doing good.
A natural products industry executive, Corinna helped develop and grow several responsible brands. As the sales, marketing and education leader at Nordic Naturals, she unseated Carlson Labs and captured 40% market share. She led the establishment of the industry-leading algae omega-3 company orlonutrition.com. Plus, she reinvigorated legacy brands, SuperNutrition and Twinlab Corporation and founded Draco Natural Products’ international sales division. With these incredible achievements, Corinna currently focuses her efforts on regenerative solutions for global social and environmental problems, even creating carbon-negative nutrition solutions through her work with Orlo Nutrition.
Corinna’s colorful career and exceptional experiences fill this show with life-changing conversations. Beyond elevating business ventures and earning massive profits, she exemplifies how to deliver genuine value, achieve bigger things, and pursue significant change.
This podcast encourages listeners to become something more amid the challenges of today’s fast-paced and complicated world. By looking inward, you can impact people and the entire planet. True change starts with you and now you have a place to start. Inspired by Paul Hawken’s aspirational book Regeneration - Ending The Climate Crisis In One Generation, this show aims to create a realistic roadmap to a hopeful future. As the acclaimed author puts it: “global warming is not a science problem. It’s a human problem.” We are interconnected and it’s time to take meaningful steps, together.
It’s game on for humankind! Care More Be Better invites you to vote with your dollars, find your passion, take action for the planet, and inspire others to join you. One meaningful conversation at a time, we're building a brighter future where everyone feels joyous and loved, true equality becomes the norm, and communities around the globe regenerate our planet. 
 
It’s time to rethink how we live to reverse climate change. Find out how to unleash your inner activist today: https://caremorebebetter.com/.

Care More Be Better: Social Impact - Sustainability - Regeneration Corinna Bellizzi

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Environmental and social issues can feel confusing and overwhelming, especially when we try to tackle solutions on our own. That’s why it’s important to collaborate with other optimistic activists on sustainable strategies. When we join the movement together and break down complex practices, we can make profound changes. By focusing on collective movements over the long-term, our social impact makes our communities better. And eventually, our work becomes a beacon of hope for the entire world. 
Welcome to Care More Be Better. This show amplifies voices and solutions to regenerate our planet and social systems. Each week, we invite you on a journey to work through the climate crisis and create an environmentally sound future for all. Move from interest to action and turn your curiosity about regenerative living into actions that are part of the solution.
Listen to stories from inspired individuals, ecologically responsible entrepreneurs, and conscious companies. These global agents create positive impacts around the globe. From pay-it-forward marketers to not-for-profits and community change makers, the stories get you thinking about how to secure the future for the human race. Become part of the regeneration by expanding your knowledge of agriculture, social systems, and the economy. 
Tune in to understand the most important issues and aspects of the present time. Hear experiences from the front lines of social policies and political struggles. Feel enlightened by conversations about health, wellness, and mindfulness. Discover valuable entrepreneurship and business strategies. Hone your communication and leadership skills. This is your tool in building a better tomorrow, free of corporate influence. This podcast is the passion project and brainchild of Corinna Bellizzi, a cause-marketer and activist who seeks to live well by doing good.
A natural products industry executive, Corinna helped develop and grow several responsible brands. As the sales, marketing and education leader at Nordic Naturals, she unseated Carlson Labs and captured 40% market share. She led the establishment of the industry-leading algae omega-3 company orlonutrition.com. Plus, she reinvigorated legacy brands, SuperNutrition and Twinlab Corporation and founded Draco Natural Products’ international sales division. With these incredible achievements, Corinna currently focuses her efforts on regenerative solutions for global social and environmental problems, even creating carbon-negative nutrition solutions through her work with Orlo Nutrition.
Corinna’s colorful career and exceptional experiences fill this show with life-changing conversations. Beyond elevating business ventures and earning massive profits, she exemplifies how to deliver genuine value, achieve bigger things, and pursue significant change.
This podcast encourages listeners to become something more amid the challenges of today’s fast-paced and complicated world. By looking inward, you can impact people and the entire planet. True change starts with you and now you have a place to start. Inspired by Paul Hawken’s aspirational book Regeneration - Ending The Climate Crisis In One Generation, this show aims to create a realistic roadmap to a hopeful future. As the acclaimed author puts it: “global warming is not a science problem. It’s a human problem.” We are interconnected and it’s time to take meaningful steps, together.
It’s game on for humankind! Care More Be Better invites you to vote with your dollars, find your passion, take action for the planet, and inspire others to join you. One meaningful conversation at a time, we're building a brighter future where everyone feels joyous and loved, true equality becomes the norm, and communities around the globe regenerate our planet. 
 
It’s time to rethink how we live to reverse climate change. Find out how to unleash your inner activist today: https://caremorebebetter.com/.

    The Inflation Reduction Act: Its Impact On Global Emissions and Green Energy Solutions with Anand Gopal, EnergyInnovation.org

    The Inflation Reduction Act: Its Impact On Global Emissions and Green Energy Solutions with Anand Gopal, EnergyInnovation.org

    Today’s episode is being turned around lightning fast because we are covering a topic of-the-moment, and that is the Inflation Reduction Act presently being considered by the United States Senate. This Act, should it pass, includes $369 billion with a B in funding for climate and clean energy provisions. 

    To discuss this bill, its implications, and ultimately learn about what will happen if it passes, and if it doesn’t, I’m joined by Anand Gopal. Anand is the Executive Director of Strategy and Policy of Energy Innovation, a company that sits at the intersection of policy and technology.

    About Our Guest: Anand R. Gopal
    Anand R. Gopal is Executive Director of Strategy and Policy at Energy Innovation, where he leads the firm’s research and modeling teams, supporting policy design to reduce emissions equitably at the speed and scale required to meet the climate challenge. Anand has dedicated his career to finding technology and policy solutions for climate change. Anand, who now calls California home, is an immigrant from Southern India.

    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/anandrgopal/
    Energy Innovation: Policy and Technology, LLC: https://energyinnovation.org

    Free Resource Mentioned:
    Modeling The Inflation Reduction Act Using The Energy Policy Simulator: https://energyinnovation.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/08/Modeling-the-Inflation-Reduction-Act-with-the-US-Energy-Policy-Simulator_8.1.22.pdf

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    • 24 min
    Challenge Leadership: Discover How Collaboration and Relational Leadership Can Change The World with Nina Simons

    Challenge Leadership: Discover How Collaboration and Relational Leadership Can Change The World with Nina Simons

    As human beings, we're built for relationships. We strive for connection with other people as well. We’re adaptable species that could survive an environment we're forced to deal with. Join your host Corinna Bellizzi as she talks about relational leadership and philosophies with Nina Simons. Nina talks about collaborative approaches and principles that’ll help us achieve our goals most effectively. She explains a fresh perspective on these to inspire us to grow into our unique selves. What are the leadership challenges that we face today? Tune in to learn how we can create that regenerative future for the generations that will follow us and create a change to improve people’s lives.  
     
    About Guest:
    NINA SIMONS is Co-founder and Chief Relationship Officer at Bioneers and leads its Everywoman’s Leadership program. Throughout her career spanning the nonprofit, social entrepreneurship, corporate, and philanthropic sectors, Nina has worked with nearly a thousand diverse women leaders across disciplines, race, class, age, and orientation to create conditions for mutual learning, trust, and leadership development. 
     
    She co-edited Moonrise: The Power of Women Leading from the Heart, and authored Nature, Culture, and the Sacred: A Woman Listens for Leadership—being released as a second edition in June 2022 with an accompanying discussion guide and embodied practices. 
     
    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/nina-simons/
    Website: https://www.ninasimons.com/
    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/1ninasimons/
    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/nina.simons
    Twitter: https://twitter.com/ninabioneers?lang=en
     
    Show Notes:
    01:41 Introduction
    08:34 The Idea Of Leaders Wanting To Struggle
    14:00 Definition Of Leadership
    20:37 Lifelong Process
    25:32 Definition Of Relational Relationship
    35:08 Technological Solutions
    37:52 Collaborative Leadership
    44:20 Conflict
    46:40 Song
    47:01 Final Words
     
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    • 45 min
    Cycle of Lives: 15 People's Stories, 5,000 Miles, and a Journey Through the Emotional Chaos of Cancer With David Richman

    Cycle of Lives: 15 People's Stories, 5,000 Miles, and a Journey Through the Emotional Chaos of Cancer With David Richman

    David Richman is an endurance athlete, author, philanthropist, and so much more. His second book, Cycle of Lives, talks about the interconnected stories of people overcoming the most difficult obstacles we deal with, specifically diseases known under the umbrella term of cancer. In his book, he tackles how people deal with and talk about grief, trauma, and death and why it’s important to understand and connect on a deeper level. David also shares the role of distance endurance athletics in helping him contemplate life and dig deeper into his emotions. Join his insightful chat with host Corinna Bellizzi and be moved by his journey to tell people’s stories and uncover important lessons on life and human connectedness.
     
    About Guest:
    David Richman is an author, public speaker, and endurance athlete whose mission is to form more meaningful human connections through storytelling. His first book, Winning in the Middle of the Pack, discussed how to get more out of ourselves than ever imagined. With Cycle of Lives, David shares stories of people overcoming trauma and delves deeply into their emotional journeys with cancer.

    He continues to do Ironman triathlons and recently completed a solo 4,700-mile bike ride.
     
    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/davidrichman/
    Website: https://david-richman.com/
    Social: https://www.instagram.com/davidrichman_cycleoflives/
     
    Show Notes:
    00:00 - Introduction
    02:40 - David’s story
    09:31 - The origin of Cycle of Lives
    16:34 - Tackling grief and trauma
    22:57 - The wheel of emotion
    30:41 - Being a distance athlete
    35:21 - David’s encounters and the interconnectedness of the universe
    45:03 - Talking about death and making deep meaningful connections
    53:55 - Telling other people’s stories
    57:13 - Final Words
     
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    • 52 min
    Jens Molbak On Building A Better World Through Tri-Sector Innovation

    Jens Molbak On Building A Better World Through Tri-Sector Innovation

    The world’s leading problems today will take more than just government efforts to be eliminated. Jens Molbak believes that efficient solutions can be crafted through tri-sector innovation. Joining Corinna Bellizzi, the Founder of NewImpact explains how bringing the private, social, and public sectors together can help shape a better future. He breaks down what it takes for companies and organizations to act hand in hand and address issues about the environment, economy, and human society. Jens also discusses how the tri-sector approach can lead to market equity and inclusivity.
    About Jens MolbakJens is the Founder of NewImpact, a humanity benefit nonprofit that seeks to utilize a data-driven “tri-sector” approach to align the resources available in the private, social, and public sectors to generate superior societal and financial outcomes. He is passionate about entrepreneurship and innovation investing, and thus dedicates himself to building a world where social and economic progress is available to all.
    Guest LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/36168408/admin/
    Guest Website: https://www.newimpact.care
    Guest Socials: https://www.facebook.com/NewImpactcare-100903475801448, https://twitter.com/NewImpact_, https://instagram.com/newimpact.care
    Additional Resources: https://www.coinstar.com/

    Time Stamps
    0:00 – Introduction
    3:01 – Tri-sector Approach
    6:47 – Coinstar
    18:40 – Accelerating the innovation
    25:34 – Business Model Canvas (BMC)
    34:19 – Pushing for equity and inclusivity
    38:49 – Algae, cows, and yogurt
    41:46 – Uniting companies in tri-sector innovation
    44:33 – Addressing homelessness, food insecurity, etc.
    53:56 – Social activism
    59:30 – Final Words
    1:01:08 – Conclusion

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    • 1 hr 3 min
    Climate Solutions: Clean Cooking And Efficient Energy Use With Ben Jeffreys, CEO Of ATEC Global

    Climate Solutions: Clean Cooking And Efficient Energy Use With Ben Jeffreys, CEO Of ATEC Global

    Climate change is one of the most pressing issues of our time. As individuals, how do we make a difference? Clean cooking is part of that solution. In this episode, Ben Jeffreys of ATEC Global talks about how we can create an impact through decarbonizing cooking and efficient energy use. With over 14 years of experience managing teams across the social enterprise, international development, and corporate sectors, Ben brings an unwavering commitment to unlocking the potential of clean cooking. Never forget that each of us can make an impact. And by supporting companies like ATEC Global and the work they're doing, we're heading in the right direction. By educating ourselves and funding interesting projects like this, we can all make a difference every day.
     
    Show Notes: (from video file)
    02:21 Ben's inspiration for decarbonizing cooking
    05:55 Solutions to a decarbonized future
    07:51 Air pollution from wood cooking
    08:51 Impact of air pollution on health
    20:56 The shift to green energy
    25:29 Moving away from microwaves
    29:42 ATEC's goals for household products
    35:04 Creating systems through IoT
    38:26 - ATEC's carbon impact over time
     
    About Guest:
    Ben Jeffreys is the CEO of ATEC, a social enterprise startup that aims to create global access to clean cooking systems. He is a multi-award-winning entrepreneur working to bring clean, decarbonized cooking to households across Asia and Africa. His work also advocates for a reduction of synthetic fertilizers that destroy our topsoil, working with organic fertilizers instead so that we can rebuild our soils. Before his role at ATEC, Ben worked as National Development Manager at SSE, Product Development Manager at Oxfam, and Retail Sales Executive at Westfield.
     
    Website Links:
    https://www.atecglobal.io/
    https://www.linkedin.com/in/btjeffreys/
    https://www.facebook.com/atecglobal1
    https://twitter.com/atecglobal1
     
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    • 42 min
    Nutrition Without Compromise - Dr. William Li's Eat To Beat Disease Course: 5 Health Defenses and 5 Health Surprises - Part 1 of 4

    Nutrition Without Compromise - Dr. William Li's Eat To Beat Disease Course: 5 Health Defenses and 5 Health Surprises - Part 1 of 4

    Did you know that your body can fight off diseases if you eat the right foods? Learn about the 5x5x5 framework and how you can feed your five defenses correctly. Join Corinna Bellizzi as she reviews Dr. William Li's bestselling book and course of the same name: Eat to Beat Disease: The New Science of How Your Body Can Heal Itself. Discover how your body heals itself with stem cells. Learn the best foods to eat while still having some cheat foods.

    This podcast episode marks the launch of a four-week series reflecting on Dr. William Li’s New York Times bestseller, Eat To Beat Disease: The New Science of How Your Body Can Heal Itself and his online course of the same name. This series springboards from our interview with Dr. Li, which was episode #3.

    Relevant Past Episode: Interview with Dr. Li: Eat To Beat Disease: How Your Body Can Heal Itself With The Right Nutrition

    Sign up for his masterclass: https://drwilliamli.com/masterclass/
    Sign up for the paid course: http://eat-to-beat-disease.teachable.com/p/july2022

    About Dr. William Li:
    William W. Li, MD, is an internationally renowned physician, scientist, and author of the New York Times bestseller “Eat to Beat Disease: The New Science of How Your Body Can Heal Itself.” His groundbreaking work has led to the development of more than 30 new medical treatments and impacts care for more than 70 diseases including cancer, diabetes, blindness, heart disease, and obesity. His TED Talk, “Can We Eat to Starve Cancer?” has garnered more than 11 million views. Dr. Li has appeared on Good Morning America, CNN, CNBC, and the Dr. Oz Show, and he has been featured in USA Today, Time Magazine, The Atlantic, and O Magazine. He is president and medical director of the Angiogenesis Foundation and is leading research into COVID-19.

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    • 25 min

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76 Ratings

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I love this podcast for the information it shares to help us all do our part to change the world. Whether it's social justice or the environment (which are linked) the conversations are always inspiring us to action.

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This is one of those podcasts that if everyone listened to it and took action on each of the points that Corinna and her amazing guests make during each episode, the world would be a completely different place. They touch on some mind-boggling and confusing topics, but you can always trust Corinna to make sure that you can receive each of the takeaway points that you need to understand what you need to do to make things happen for our world. This will definitely become one of my regular shows that I listen to, and I can’t wait to hear who Corinna features next!

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