June 16, 2021

The Black & White of It, June edition, with Michelle Wescott

Episode 16. Michelle Wescott, once again, joins Linda to discuss topics from Linda's perspective as a white woman and Michelle's perspective as a black woman. Listen as Michelle and Linda discuss how they relate to the term ...

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June 9, 2021

Celebrating 3 months of Normal Lies!

Episode 15. In celebration of this milestone, this is the replay of the Normal Lies Podcast Party that took place on Facebook live on March 10, 2021. Linda's friend and colleague, Ileana Ferreras, joins her to discuss how a...

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June 2, 2021

Uncovering Business Lies & a "Secret Sauce" for Success, with Ben Alb…

Episode 14. My conversation with Ben Albert brought about AHA moments for both of us when it comes to a topic that most of us would rather not talk about, vulnerability. Ben also talks about a lie he's come to …

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May 26, 2021

Recovering from Lies, with Jennifer Cave

Episode 13. Jennifer Cave is a wife, mom to an adorable little boy and an entrepreneur. She is also a recovering addict. What are the lies Jennifer is recovering from and why does she feel compelled to share her story …

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May 19, 2021

The Black & White of It continues, with Michelle Wescott

Episode 12. This is part 2 of my conversation with my friend, Michelle Wescott, an instructional design director at Cornell University. We talk about how society’s values have influenced the conversation around black lives m...

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May 12, 2021

The Black & White of It, with Michelle Wescott

Episode 11- Michelle Wescott and I have an open and frank conversation from my perspective as a white woman and Michelle’s perspective as a black woman. You may remember Michelle from Episode 7 where she talked about her coa...

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May 5, 2021

Happy(?) Mother's Day!

Episode 10- “There’s no way to be a perfect mother and a million ways to be a good one.” ~Jill Churchill How do you feel about Mother's Day? Is it filled with joy and gratitude? Or do the happy mother-laden …

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April 28, 2021

How to Change Your Life For Good, with the Wisdom of Tree Stumps

Episode 9- What do tree stumps (and butterflies) have to do with changing your life? Linda explains how a couple of stumps offered insight in how to not only make changes but make change last. She also tells us why …

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April 21, 2021

Understanding & Healing Trauma with Ileana Ferreras

Episode 8- Ileana Ferreras is a trauma-sensitive coach who is also NLP (Neuro-Linguistic Programming) certified and an ICF credentialed Professional Certified Coach. Ileana talks about how her experience of suffering 5 loss...

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April 14, 2021

Behind the Scenes with Michelle Wescott

Episode 7- Michelle Wescott thought that “driving and striving” to get more degrees was what kept her from living under a bridge, until she started coaching. Michelle talks about why she chose to coach with Linda and the impa...

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April 7, 2021

Episode 6- White Lies of Racism-Part 2, with Kathy Castania

This conversation picks up where we left off in episode 5. Kathy explains why we shouldn't use the term, "tribe" unless we're a native American, that meritocracy is a lie and what has the power to end racism. Get ready …

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March 31, 2021

Episode 5- White Lies of Racism with guest, Kathy Castania-Part 1

Get ready to have your current beliefs about race and racism challenged. In part one of this two part conversation, Linda's guest is Kathy Castania. In this episode, Kathy shares how some policies meant to help people of col...

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March 24, 2021

Episode 4- Cracking the Myths of Job Search and Careers with the Care…

In this episode, Hannah Morgan, job search strategist and founder of CareerSherpa.net, shares how the old truths about job search and careers are no longer valid in the current work climate. Hannah not only relates helpf...

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March 17, 2021

Episode 3- "Momming," Shaming & Vulnerability Hangovers with Amanda H…

Linda's special guest is Amanda Harrington, a wife, a mom to a two and a half year old son, who somehow finds time to lead a product strategy team as a senior product manager at an international tech company. Linda …

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March 10, 2021

Normal Lies- Trailer

This is a brief overview of the Normal Lies podcast with host, Professional Certified Coach, Linda Heeler.

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March 10, 2021

Episode 2- What's wrong with me?

Have you ever felt like you just don't fit in, like there's something wrong with you? That's exactly how Linda Heeler felt not only as a child but the majority of her life. Even though she had it all, a …

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March 10, 2021

Episode 1- What are "Normal Lies?" & 10 Principles to Break up Yours

In this episode, you will come away understanding exactly what "normal lies" are and the harm they cause us. We also delve into 10 principles that have consistently come up in my work over the years. From, #1- It’s all …

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