The What If UP Club with Mendhi Audlin - Podcast Archives

What if we mobilize the middle? what if wednesday Nov 13, 2019

Sometimes it seems as if we are living in a time of extremes.  Polarization.  People donned in the jerseys of "Team Us"  and "Team Them."

What if the reality of our world is actually different from what we see?  What if the majority of us are not at the...

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A light in the darkness... what if wednesday Nov 06, 2019

A tragedy has impacted my little town in Colorado. Teen suicide has become the leading cause of death for people in our state between the ages of 10 and 24 with over 500 young people per year choosing to end their lives.

Last night, our community grieved another loss.  Following the...

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An ancient tradition of remembering... what if wednesday Oct 30, 2019

We are fast approaching one of my favorite times of the year...

While so many of us here in the United States are preparing for Halloween, down in Mexico there is an another ancient tradition beginning this week. 

It is a tradition of remembering, celebrating, and reconnecting with...

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Getting to Know YOU! what if wednesday May 15, 2019

Here's what I've noticed this week:

It doesn't matter how vast our differences may seem, when we take the time to get to know and understand each other, the space between us seems to melt away.

What if, this week, we focus our attention on getting to know each other a little better?

Consider the...

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What if you could strengthen your resilience? what if wednesday May 08, 2019

As you may know, each month I connect live with our What If UP Club Online for an hour of teaching, sharing, coaching & encouragement. Last night's call was a powerful one.  Our focus:

resilience (noun). The capacity to recover quickly from difficulties; toughness.

It's a...

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When You're Down and Troubled... what if wednesday May 01, 2019

The words are by Carole King. You may know it best in the harmonious voice of James Taylor.  The message is universal. And perhaps today it is more applicable than ever...

"When you're down and troubled
And you need some love and care
And nothing, nothing is going right,
Close your eyes...

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The Three Priorities what if wednesday Apr 24, 2019

April has been a whirlwind. This morning, I sat down to regroup, refocus, and reprioritize.

As I reflected on my priorities, I realized that my top three priorities are universal. They never change.  And, in fact, if I continue to focus first on my top three priorities, everything else will...

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The Invincible Strength of the Human Spirit what if wednesday Apr 17, 2019

I'm struggling to put into words what I've experienced in the past 24 hours...

I'm in California this week.  Yesterday, I had the honor of presenting a keynote address at the 2019 CalWorks Conference. CalWorks is an organization committed to lifting California...

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How to Rally when you Feel Defeated what if wednesday Apr 10, 2019

Sometimes you win. Sometimes you lose. But ouch. Sometimes a defeat can hit us hard.

This past week, I've had the opportunity to witness disappointment, ego blows, and outright failures.  While it my be natural to feel frustrated, saddened and discouraged sometimes, it's useful to have...

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Who do you think you are? what if wednesday Apr 03, 2019

We took a deep dive last night in our monthly What If Up Club online coaching call... daring to explore our thoughts and feelings about our own sense of identity.  Who have you been in the past?  Who are you now? Who are you becoming?

So, this week, for What If Wednesday,...

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Playing on the Thin Branches what if wednesday Mar 27, 2019

Here's a big question for you.  Be honest.

How willing are you to learn? To change? To grow?

Most of us nod our head and affirm that we are open and eager to learn new things.  But what happens when those new things land us in new uncharted territory?  Are we still so eager?

This...

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A Rising Tide... what if wednesday Mar 20, 2019

You've probably heard the aphorism, "A rising tide lifts all boats," right?

Usually, the phrase is used in an economic context, but for today's "What If Wednesday" possibility, a different meaning comes to mind...

What if elevating our mood and expanding our capacity to experience...

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