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Listen to this podcast and discover the power of "Shining Beautiful" in life and in your community. Mikelle is perhaps the only non-verbal podcaster in the world. How does she do it? With technology. Meet Mikelle, who experiences cerebral palsy, her mother, Katherine Carol, and Gretchen Storm, speech therapist, and assistive technology guru. Together they talk about everyday life with a disability, how technology empowers people with disabilities to own their lives. This sassy team of coffee drinking techies interview technology and rehabilitation experts as they sit around the kitchen table at Mikelle's home.

The Shining Beautiful Series Podcast The Shining Beautiful Series

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Listen to this podcast and discover the power of "Shining Beautiful" in life and in your community. Mikelle is perhaps the only non-verbal podcaster in the world. How does she do it? With technology. Meet Mikelle, who experiences cerebral palsy, her mother, Katherine Carol, and Gretchen Storm, speech therapist, and assistive technology guru. Together they talk about everyday life with a disability, how technology empowers people with disabilities to own their lives. This sassy team of coffee drinking techies interview technology and rehabilitation experts as they sit around the kitchen table at Mikelle's home.

    An Introduction our Storytelling Project-Adding Voice to Advocacy.

    An Introduction our Storytelling Project-Adding Voice to Advocacy.

    What a great episode with Jerome Deroy from Narativ.com! This episode is all about the story.  How to listen to it. How to tell it. And, the importance of sharing it.  Shining Beautiful was awarded a small grant from the Creative Ideas Fund as part of the Denver Mill Levy to offer four workshops on Adding Voice to Advocacy.  

    • 31 min
    Rockn' the Radio. MIkelle and Katherine prepare for the big interview.

    Rockn' the Radio. MIkelle and Katherine prepare for the big interview.

    Podcasting pays off!  Mikelle and Katherine prepare to be interviewed by KUNC's Henry Zimmerman of the Colorado Edition.  Nervous, the ladies discuss how they prepared for the big moment with Gretchen Storm and Lex Pummer.  
    https://www.kunc.org/show/kuncs-colorado-edition

    • 25 min
    Celebrating 2 Years!

    Celebrating 2 Years!

    Hello, dear listeners.  Thanks to you, we are now celebrating two years of podcasting.  Listen in to hear what wonderful opportunities are coming our way because of you!

    • 14 min
    Finding Sunshine in Winter

    Finding Sunshine in Winter

    February is typically the month of romantic love, but this year isn't any more typical than the last one! For the gals at SB, the month has been jammed packed with unexpected events, which if allowed could be exasperating.  Today's episode is all about finding sunshine in winter, self-love as opposed to romantic love, and generally walking on the bright side of the street.  Join us!

    • 23 min
    Hello and Goodbye to Danika. Diversity Makes the Team Stronger.

    Hello and Goodbye to Danika. Diversity Makes the Team Stronger.

    We apologize.  We failed to introduce you to a valued team member and now she is leaving us! So, say hello and goodbye to Danika.  Unlike some of our other fabulous team members, Danika is older, a mom of two children, and works for a local police department.  We miss her but celebrate her time with us.

    • 16 min
    Hiring a Friend. The intricacies of friendship, personal support and onboarding during Covid-19,

    Hiring a Friend. The intricacies of friendship, personal support and onboarding during Covid-19,

    Hiring a friend has its risks.  What happens to the friendship?  Can your boss still be your friend?  All these questions were asked by Mikelle and her friend, Lex.  Complicating a new hire is the onboarding process during COVID-19. 

    Listen to this episode as the ladies "Dish the Dirt" on they made it work.

    • 26 min

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