Season 2

Ep. 37 Elena's Holiday Message

I want to thank you all who have listened to the show this year. The people that I've interviewed and brought to you are very dear and close to my heart and leaders in the world I see having a huge impact on disrupting the norm and creating a world...

Ep. 36 How to Overcome Difficulties & Achieve Your Dreams feat. Angela Shanker

Why do we stay committed to our dreams? Elena and Angela Shanker discuss this question as they talk about being a successful musician in NYC and following your dreams despite hardships.

Ep. 35 The Beauty of Being a Highly Sensitive Person feat. Lauren Borden

Can you be a strong leader and feel deeply? In this episode, Elena and her guest, Lauren Borden, discuss the leadership strengths of HSPs, the benefits of emotional awareness, and more!

Ep. 34 What “The Coach” Says About Audio Comedy feat. Eric McKeever

On this episode, Elena speaks with screenwriter and podcast producer, Eric McKeever, about his show, The Coach, why audio comedy is important, and how to stop resisting creative ideas.

Ep. 33 Helping Making Women’s Voices Heard - a Conversation About Podcasting and Music with John Biethan

John Biethan discusses the power of being heard, and podcasting’s unique ability to make that possible, because we all have something of value to say. And in Elena's Coaching Tip, she asks "What do you want to be known for in the world?"

Ep. 32 Pregnancy and Fertility In The Workspace feat. Blaine Heck

In her weekly Coaching Tip, Elena provides insight on what it means to be vulnerable and highlights the benefits of emotional exposure. Blaine Heck discusses the complexities of fertility and pregnancy for women in the workplace.

Ep. 31 Bringing Spirituality to Very High-Achieving, High-Performing People feat. Meghan Smith

What is your current relationship with spirituality? We'll take a closer look at that in our coaching tip for the week. And in our interview segment, we’ll be joined by Meghan Smith, a spiritual teacher, leader, and coach.

Ep. 30 Annikki Hill Shares an Interesting Perspective on Integrity

With the Great Resignation, the current recession, and other issues, so many teams are facing several crises now. Find out what you can do to lead more effectively through all of these challenges and more.

Ep. 29 Which Ship is Your Life? An Interview with Alex Terranova

Where are you neglecting to celebrate in your life? We'll look at that in our coaching tip for the week. In our interview segment today, we have Alex Terranova, professional certified coach, founder of The Dream Mason, Inc.

Ep. 28 Hilary Hoffman Founder of the SOTO Method

In this episode, Elena talks with Hilary Hoffman about how she got integrated into the C-Suite Collective. After nearly a decade in finance, spending her time most notably at Goldman Sachs and Oaktree Capital Management, Hilary Hoffman launched her fitness platform The SOTO Method in 2021.

Ep. 27 Leaders Rise and Fall based on What They Lead Other People To Do feat. Steve Friedman

What is the difference between a mentor and a coach? We look at that in this episode, and in our interview segment, we have Steve Friedman. Steve is an executive coach and consultant who has had several professions.

Ep. 26 Balancing Authenticity and Belonging feat. Juanita Molano Parra

Vibrant and passionate executive coach Juanita Molano Parra speaks with Elena Armijo about the double-edged sword of authenticity, creating a world of belonging and kindness, and expressing anger in a positive way.

Ep. 25 Lights! Camera! Take Action! feat. Santino Jimenez

Elena’s special guest this week is her childhood friend, Santino Jimenez. In this episode, you’ll learn how they were both shaped by their childhoods in Las Cruces, the lessons Santino has learned in his entertainment career, and why it’s vital...

Ep. 24: Simply Small Business feat. Robyn Koenig

Small Business Consultant and Certified Business Coach Robyn Koenig talks about how small business owners can simplify their lives and thrive in their businesses.

Ep. 23 Embracing the Journey feat. Aisha Crumbine

Do you ever feel lost or that you’ve forgotten who you are? Well, Business and Life Coach Aisha Crumbine is here to talk about how you can get clear on who you are, set boundaries, and embrace the journey so you can thrive!

Ep. 22 Creating in Community feat. John Gennaro Devlin

Wheeling Symphony Orchestra conductor and music director John Gennaro Devlin joins Elena Armijo to talk about living in light of your values, the importance of relationships when you’re creating change, how to create a bridge between the artistic,...

Ep. 21 The Sisterhood of Coaching feat. Melanie Paez and Liz Haber Zambrano

On The Collective Corner, Elena speaks with coaches Melanie Paez and Liz Haber Zambrano about being Latin American women and creating thriving coaching businesses.

Ep. 20 Being a Resilient Entrepreneur feat. Michelle Mercier

In her Weekly Coaching Tip, Elena advises to ask yourself, “What do I need right now?” In her interview segment, Elena talks with passionate mama, opportunity creator, and beautiful gem, Michelle Mercier.

Ep. 19: Reclaiming Your Dreams & Identity feat. Tynan Davis

As we navigate life, it’s easy to forget our dreams or to give up on dreaming altogether. Tynan Davis encourages us to dream bigger, remember who we are, and live with joy. Elena provides tips for how you can remember your dreams, create new ones, and live in light of possibility, rather than fear.

Ep. 18 Creating a Culture of Love feat. Bebuo Ewa and Hillary Hittner

On the second segment of The Collective Corner, Elena is joined by the beautiful Bebuo Ewa and Hillary Hittner. Bebuo’s name means “persevere,” which is exactly what she has done and what she is passionate about helping others do by engaging in transformational leadership. Hillary is an inclusive leader who is committed to creating an empathetic space so that everyone can be courageous and own their leadership.

Ep. 17 How to Create a Good World feat. Richie Kendall

In this episode discover how to create a culture of diversity and belonging feat. Richie Kendall. Elena's coaching tip: create a space of support, love, and forward movement.

Ep. 16 The Collective Corner feat. Stephanie River and Sebastian Little

We introduce our new segment of the podcast, The Collective Corner. We talk with coaches Stephanie River and Sebastian Little about the importance of relationships, vulnerability, and slowing down.