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The Carmen Murray Show - Conscious Conversations

There is no doubt that the business sector wields plenty of power; power that can shape the world. And if applied with a conscience, positively impact all spheres of civilisation.

In Conscious Conversations, host Carmen Murray chats with a fascinating array of industry leaders and pioneers to explore how doing business with the greater good in mind can lead to better returns and a better South Africa for all.

Join Carmen on her voyage of discovery as she unearths the value, nobility, prosperity, and opportunity that is part and parcel of ethical capitalism.

About Carmen:
A multiple marketing award winner, founder of Carmen Murray Communications, activist, and torchbearer for diversity and inclusion. Carmen was recently recognised by Meltwater as one of the top Women in Tech across Africa.
Occasionally English Explicit South Africa Marketing
112 Episodes
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#108 Democracy at the crossroads | Bronwyn Williams

Talking politics, greed, technology, and action. In this episode, Carmen Murray and Bronwyn Williams cover various global political and economic trends, including issues such as the lack of trust in institutions, the impact of technology and AI, the role of women in leadership, and advice for conscious leaders. They delve…
13 Feb 47 min

#107 End of a period | Demystifying the transition stage of menopause

In this episode, Carmen Murray and Cindy Gallop (CEO, Make Love Not Porn | Diversity, Equity and Inclusion activist) focus on the often-overlooked subjects of menopause and ageism. They highlight the scarcity of open discussions and research on menopause and stress the importance of viewing this stage of life positively,…
23 Jan 26 min

#106 Cracking the Code | How diversity unlocks solutions for a better world

In this episode, our guest Marisa Jansen van Vuuren, a seasoned CMO, mom, and advocate for diversity and inclusion in the tech industry, shares valuable insights into the tech developments and perspectives on what we should expect to see in Africa, both in industry and economy. Marisa shares her 'aha'…
8 Jan 50 min

#104 Neuro Emotional: Leading with Emotional Sovereignty

Toxic positivity is not helpful for the emotional brain. In this episode, get ready for an illuminating discussion with the renowned Neuro Emotional Coach, Shannon McLaughlin. Join us as we dive deep into the realm of emotional intelligence and uncover the transformative power of leading with emotional sovereignty.
17 Aug 2023 54 min

The Cultural Movement | Rise of the Wisdom Seekers

People are no longer satisfied with only information, but seeking wisdom. How will this impact business and why should this cultural movement not be ignored? We observed an emerging trend of “Wisdom Seekers” for the past 8 months and wanted a deeper understanding of this movement to allow us to…
16 Aug 2023 35 min

#103 What's beyond | Productivity, growth, and AI

In this groundbreaking episode, Carmen Murray joins forces with Yusuf Essack, the esteemed representative of the syndicate "Furnace 5" studying at Henley Business School. Together, they unveil the findings from their research on AI, productivity, and growth. Brace yourself for an in-depth conversation with experts that is nothing short of…
25 Jul 2023 52 min

#102 4IR & 5IR: Future Destiny | Chris Adendorff

Essential skills needed to thrive in this era of technological disruption. Carmen Murray engages in a conscious conversation with Professor Chris Adendorff about the 4th and 5th Industrial Revolutions. Gain valuable insights into the global landscape, how the workforce will be reimagined, and the skills and mindset required to navigate…
13 Jun 2023 1 hr 09 min

#101 Transformational Leadership | Jon Foster-Pedley

Join Carmen in this captivating episode of The Carmen Murray Show as she welcomes Jon Foster-Pedley, an esteemed expert in transformational leadership and consciousness. Together, they embark on an enlightening conversation that delves into the significance of conscious leadership in driving transformative change.
13 Jun 2023 56 min

#100 The Inside Job | Sacha Ristic

Carmen sits down with special guest Sacha Ristic, a distinguished career happiness coach and talent acquisition specialist, to discuss "The Inside Job". They peel back the layers to reveal experiences and challenges in pursuing meaningful careers in a world of corporate culture. This episode delves deep into the intricacies of…
7 Jun 2023 36 min

#099 The power of Africa's wisdom | Frans van der Colff

Going back to the roots of African wisdom to reset value. In this captivating episode with Frans van der Colff (African Storyteller, Associate Professor of Practice at the University of Johannesburg, Department of Business Management) we delve deep into the timeless wisdom that emanates from the heart of Africa. We…
30 May 2023 40 min

Finding belonging in my neurodiversity

Learn more about yourself so that you can serve the world better. In this short episode, Carmen drives awareness around her journey of finding belonging in her neurodiversity.
19 May 2023 6 min

#098 The CLICK to conscious futures | Faith Popcorn

In this episode, Carmen Murray and Faith Popcorn chat about the futures they see; from the rise of a psychic workforce to the AI transformers. About Faith Popcorn: Faith Popcorn is the founder and CEO of Faith Popcorn’s BrainReserve, the futurist marketing consultancy she established in 1974. She is also…
19 May 2023 43 min

Welcome to Conscious Conversations with Carmen Murray

There is no doubt that the business sector wields plenty of power. Power that can shape the world, and if applied with a conscience, positively impact all spheres of civilisation. Host Carmen Murray chats with a fascinating array of industry leaders and pioneers to explore how doing business with the…
2 May 2023 2 min

Carmen on Carte Blanche

Carmen talks Kids Online Whether your child wants to become an online star or simply wishes to share content with close family and friends - the risks of an online presence are undeniable. But in a connected world, it's near impossible to shield your child from social media. Digital analyst…
12 Dec 2022 24 min

#097 Change your fate with systems thinking | Tebogo Mekgoe

How you can solve problems by putting yourself in the middle of complexity. Grab yourself a cuppa coffee and learn from South Africa's best system thinkers and strategists. How can you change your business fate by applying systems thinking? In this episode: Systems Thinker and Strategist, Tebogo Mekgoe shares his…
18 Jun 2022 1 hr 05 min

#096 OH Sh!t... Is Marketing in trouble? | Matthew Barnes

Is marketing and creativity colliding with society? The truth... Believe it or not, I tried for over 3 years to bring you this episode! Matthew Barnes is one of Africa's most talented creative directors. We met at a pitch - blah blah, fast forward, we became friends because of our…
10 Jun 2022 1 hour

#095 Marketing Myopia: Deadliest sin of Leadership

Ironic? How we become old fashioned marketers in modern times.Shortsighted! Guests in this episode: Prof Marius Wait University of Johannesburg (UJ) Dr. Beate Mulder-Stiehler (UJ) Prof. Mornay Roberts-Lombard(UJ) Why did we put the theory of Marketing Myopia to bed? Why are we not drilling this into the way we lead…
24 Mar 2022 53 min

#094 The Great Resignation is the least of our concerns! | Bronwyn Williams

Are you ready for Web 3? Can you afford the Mass Exit? Guest: Bronwyn Williams (Economist, Trend Analyst, Futurist, Author) In this episode: Futurist, Economist and Author, Bronwyn Williams shares her views on the rise of "The Great Resignation" and unpacks the cultural shifts. This is the next frontier of…
13 Jan 2022 38 min

#093 Askida Ekmek - The hook of kindness | Fuat Guven

Hospitality Executive Fuat Guven shares his cultural wisdom as he unpacks the ancient tradition of Turkey, Askida Ekmek. Fuat further reveals the importance of kindness and resilience of the Turkish culture and the lessons we can learn from each other. Grab a cup of something. Loosen up and join this…
17 Dec 2021 34 min
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