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Jeff Blanton, and produced in community with BBB Serving the Pacific Southwest SD Campus, Conscious Capitalism SD, And B Local SD Presents:

Conscious Curiosity SD

Welcome to Conscious Curiosity SD, the podcast that provides insight and inspiration from San Diego Leaders who bring purpose to their work and are proving business can positively change the communities we work and live in.  Conscious Curiosity is produced in community with Conscious Capitalism San DiegoBBB San Diego and B Local San Diego and is hosted by Jeff Blanton from Jailbreak Leadership.

Jeff Blanton | Host

Jeff is a recognized leadership consultant, author, speaker and creator of the Jailbreak Leadership Process. Jeff helps CEOs achieve their compelling vision of the future by turning around their most critical strategic projects that often miss critical deadlines, excessively exceed financial goals and are not delivering the desired business outcome.

Jeff lives in San Diego with his wife and is having the time of his life, doubling down on his personal purpose to help others mobilize their biggest possibilities and make work meaningful.

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Leading with Science || Dr. Steve Mayfield

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What happens when the world goes from 3 Billion to 8 Billion people in 60 years with 100x the consumption of goods? According to Dr. Steve Mayfield, this growth is unsustainable and he is doing something about it. The answer: Science.  Dr. Steve Mayfield, is a Professor of Biology at UCSD and an entrepreneur. Steve …

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Naturally San Diego || Kierstin Rielly

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Naturally San Diego || Kierstin Rielly
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Naturally San Diego is the epitome of a purposeful San Diego business community that is connecting entrepreneurs, investors, brands, retailers and industry experts for one purpose: to make San Diego the BEST place to launch and scale a natural products business. Kierstin Rielly, Executive Director, shares her journey and the compelling story of Naturally San …

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Small Steps, Big Changes – Kristin Carroll

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Small Steps, Big Changes – Kristin Carroll
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Have you ever wanted to change a behavior but didn’t know where to start? This week’s episode of Conscious Curiosity SD features Kristin Carroll, CEO of Rescue Agency, whose mission is to help government agencies and nonprofits create campaigns that drive health behavior change.  Rescue Agency is a certified B-Corporation and registered Public Benefit Corporation, …

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Anniversary Special – Flipping the Script with Jeff Blanton & Neville Billimoria

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Anniversary Special – Flipping the Script with Jeff Blanton & Neville Billimoria
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The tables are turned to celebrate Conscious Curiosity SD’s One Year Anniversary. On this episode, Flipping the Script, Jeff Blanton, the podcast host and founder of Jailbreak Leadership is interviewed by previous podcast guest, Neville Billimoria.  In this episode, Jeff shares his journey of finding meaning and purpose in work and how he uses his …

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Plumbers in Pink || Mary Jean Anderson

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Plumbers in Pink || Mary Jean Anderson
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Have you seen the pink trucks driving around San Diego? These trucks belong to Anderson Plumbing, Heating, and Air and Mary Jean Anderson is at the helm. This week’s episode of Conscious Curiosity SD features Mary Jean, the CEO and Founder of Anderson Plumbing. When she took over the business it was a big step …

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Are you ready? with Attorney David Shapiro

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Are you ready? with Attorney David Shapiro
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Heaven forbid this happens, but what if you, a family member or critical employee were in significant trouble with the law?  Do you know the first actions to take to avoid financial ruin, destroyed reputation and jail time?  David offers practical advice to consider when you or someone close to you finds themselves in need of a …

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Overcoming Adversity with Jennifer Barnes

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Overcoming Adversity with Jennifer Barnes
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Jennifer Barnes, CEO and Founder of Optima Office is one of the most successful and recognized women leaders in San Diego. Optima Office was a 2022 winner of the BBB Torch Award for Ethics and is modeling what it means to lead people over profit. Jennifer has also received a number of other awards including …

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Cause Conference San Diego 2022

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Cause Conference San Diego 2022
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On September 15th, the Cause Conference ‘22 was held at the University of San Diego.  With a new focus, Cause San Diego is bringing the business and nonprofit communities in San Diego together for connection, collaboration, and creativity to positively change the community where we all live, work, and play.   We had the opportunity to …

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Scott Hancock & Branding Your Belief

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Scott Hancock & Branding Your Belief
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Scott Hancock, Partner and CEO of BLVR, a Belief-Led Creative Agency and Certified B-Corporation, lives a life of conviction personally and professionally.  As an artist and entrepreneur, Scott reflects on his life and the common thread of his beliefs that has led him to where he is today.  Scott and his team at BLVR focus their …

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Grant Oliphant || Reimagining  San Diego’s Future

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Grant Oliphant || Reimagining  San Diego’s Future
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Grant Oliphant, the CEO of the Conrad Prebys Foundation shares an inspiring, insightful and hopeful vision for the future of San Diego. Grant has stepped into this role to carry on the philanthropic vision of the foundation’s namesake who left over One Billion dollars to invest in San Diego’s future. Grant shares about the foundation’s …

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