The Iowa Idea Podcast

The Iowa Idea Podcast


Latest Episodes

87. Jon Levy
May 06, 2021

The Iowa Idea: Jon Levy “You’re Invited.” In this episode of The Iowa Idea Podcast, I’m joined by Jon Levy. Jon is a behavioral scientist best known for his work in influence, human connection, and decision making. More than a decade ago,

86. Nina Lohman
May 04, 2021

The Iowa Idea: Nina Lohman “Worry less about the label.” In this episode of The Iowa Idea Podcast, I’m joined by Nina Lohman. Nina is a Writer, Editor, Publisher, and community builder. Her writing explores how the lived experience of chronic pain can ...

85. Stephen McDonnell
April 30, 2021

The Iowa Idea: Stephen McDonnell “Nothing cures fear faster than action.” In this episode of The Iowa Idea Podcast, I’m joined by Stephen McDonnell from Cork, Ireland. Stephen is a leadership, performance, resilience & team development consultant,

84. Andrew Sherburne
April 27, 2021

The Iowa Idea: Andrew Sherburne “It’s all about trust and relationships.” In this episode of The Iowa Idea Podcast, I’m joined by Andrew Sherburne. Andrew is co-founder and Executive Director of FilmScene, Iowa City’s nonprofit cinema and a producer/di...

83. Ben McDougal
April 26, 2021

The Iowa Idea: Ben McDougal “You don’t need this book.” In this episode of The Iowa Idea Podcast, I’m joined by Ben McDougal. Ben is a tech founder, multimedia marketer, entrepreneurial ecosystem builder and inspired author in the connected era.

82. Nate Kaeding
April 20, 2021

The Iowa Idea: Nate Kaeding “The importance of design.” In this episode of The Iowa Idea Podcast, I’m joined by Nate Kaeding. Nate is the Director of Business Development for Build to Suit, Inc. a construction management and real estate development fir...

81. Varun
April 19, 2021

The Iowa Idea: Varun “It happens all the time.” In this episode of The Iowa Idea Podcast, I’m joined by researcher, entrepreneur and author Varun Murugesan. Varun is cofounder and Head of Research at Apple & Banana where he believes that everyone can d...

80. Scott Smith
April 14, 2021

The Iowa Idea: Scott Smith “How to Future” In this episode of The Iowa Idea Podcast, I’m joined by futurist and author Scott Smith. How to Future: Leading and Sense-making in an Age of Hyperchange, co-authored with Madeline Ashby,

79. Rachel Williams
April 12, 2021

The Iowa Idea: Rachel Williams “There are people who work really hard at it.” In this episode of The Iowa Idea Podcast, I’m joined by Rachel Williams. Rachel is a native of Eastern North Carolina. She holds a Ph.D. in Art Education and an M.F.A.

78. Abby Covert
April 07, 2021

The Iowa Idea: Abby Covert “Maybe we don’t know.” In this episode of The Iowa Idea Podcast, I’m joined by Abby Covert. Abby is an information architect, writer, community organizer, and all-around awesome human.