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Build Your Community – Christopher McGarrell, Ep. 49

On this episode of One Step Beyond, we’re joined by Christopher McGarrel, Founder and President of ManDem Cycling Club. Christopher’s cycling club is based in the heart of Toronto and is making significant waves in the cycling community. What started as a joke to Chris, resonated with many individuals who have either been cycling for…

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Dungeons and Dragons and Leadership – Alex Awn, Ep. 48

On this episode of One Step Beyond, we’re are joined by Alex Awn, Head of UX at Bosch. Alex and Aram have a fun conversation about the bridges between business, and Dungeons and Dragons. This conversation is for those who are ready to level up their leadership skills. In this episode, we talk about: •…

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Don’t Be Fearful of Failure – Scott Veldhoen, Ep. 47

On this episode of One Step Beyond, we’re are joined by Scott Veldhoen, tattoo artist and owner of Eternal Image Tattoo in Calgary. Scott specializes in custom tattooing and started running his own business at an early age. As many small businesses, including Eternal Image, have been affected greatly by this pandemic, Scott shares how…

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Find Something That Loves You Back – Denaun “Mr Porter”, Ep. 45

On this episode of One Step Beyond, we’re honoured to bring on Denaun (aka Mr. Porter, Kon Artis). Denaun is a Grammy-winning producer, rapper, and composer. He’s worked with the likes of Eminem,  50 Cent, Snoop Dogg, Proof, DMX, and hundreds more. Denaun and Aram connected on what it’s like to be artists in a…

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Cadence Sprint – Instruction vs Coaching

Welcome to the all new Cadence Sprint. These are short burst episodes tackling bite-sized leadership lessons. Each sprint covers a topic that Aram is passionate about and offers high impact info you can digest and apply in under 10 minutes. On today’s episode, Aram discusses the difference between instruction and coaching. We have driving instructors,…

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Anti-Racist Leadership – Crystal Pak, Ep. 43

On this episode of One Step Beyond, Crystal Pak joins Aram to discuss anti-racist leadership. As an anti-racist activist, Crystal shares her experiences from a number of different community and corporate groups that amplify the voices of marginalized people. In addition to being the Community Outreach Chair at Alaska Airlines, Crystal also volunteers with the…

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Something to Prove – Tyler Spangler, Ep. 42

This week on One Step Beyond, Aram is joined by Tyler Spangler, a freelance graphic designer currently based in Seattle, WA. Tyler has something to prove, and he’s not about to stop trying just because he got his point across. Honing his craft between shifts at the surf shop, he tells Aram about countless hours…

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Never Give Up – John LaCroix, Ep. 41

On this episode of One Step Beyond, Aram is joined by John LaCroix – Walmart’s Creative Director. John knows how to hustle, and it easy to see when you hear even a portion of his career path. From an early age, he was wholesaling candy and marking it up on the playground. When he found…

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