Today’s guest is Shabnam Mogharabi, a social media executive, award-winning journalist, and NY Times bestselling author. She is the CEO and Executive Producer of SoulPancake, an award-winning media and entertainment company founded by actor Rainn Wilson - also known as Dwight from “The Office.”
Similar to this podcast, SoulPancake explores ‘Life’s Big Questions.’ This year Fast Company named SoulPancake one of the “The World’s Top 10 Most Innovative Companies of 2015 in Video.” Their mission is to spread joy and celebrate the human experience by producing and curating uplifting, thought-provoking content that is distributed on television, online, at live events, and through branded engagements. Talk about an inspirational intention. In a world where media can be incredibly negative SoulPancake is a breath of fresh air and Shabnam is at the heart of it.
If you haven’t heard of SoulPancake - check out their YouTube channel. They explore topics like joy and gratitude and what really makes us happy. I sometimes binge watch their videos if I’m in a bad mood and I instantly feel better. Check out the links to my favorites below.
In today’s show we explore:
What you’ll hear in this episode:
www.soulpancake.com (Find them on social media platforms and find Shabnam on Twitter (@Shabster)
SoulPancake VIDEO: An experiment in Gratitude
SoulPancake VIDEO: How to Connect with Anyone
SoulPancake VIDEO: A Pep talk from Kid President to you https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l-gQLqv9f4o
SoulPancake VIDEO: My Last Days: Zach - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9NjKgV65fpo
VIDEO: Brene Brown TED talk on Vulnerability - https://www.ted.com/talks/brene_brown_on_vulnerability?language=en
VIDEO: Brene Brown TED talk on Shame - https://www.ted.com/talks/brene_brown_listening_to_shame?language=en
BOOK: Creativity, INC. Ed Catmull https://www.amazon.co.uk/Creativity-Inc-Overcoming-Unseen-Inspiration/dp/0593070097