About Laura Gassner Otting

Laura Gassner Otting inspires people to push past the doubt and indecision that keep great ideas in limbo because her presentations make listeners think bigger and accept greater challenges that reach beyond their limited scope of belief. She delivers strategic thinking, well-honed wisdom, and perspective generated by decades of navigating change across the start-up, nonprofit, political, as well as philanthropic landscapes. Laura dares listeners to find their voice, and generate the confidence needed to tackle larger-than-life challenges. She leads them to seek new ways of leading, managing and mentoring others.

Jackie Summers

What's it like to be the first (and only) black person in America with a license to make liquor, and how the hell do you become that person, anyway?Join Laura Gassner Otting on this episode of LGOtv: Big Talk with special guest Jackie Summers - maker of Sorel. Jackie Summers

2020-07-24T14:13:30-04:00By |Big Talk|

Michael Bungay Stanier

What is the secret to giving the world's greatest advice, and how do stay curious long enough to do it? Join Laura Gassner Otting as she hosts this episode of LGOtv with special guest, Michael Bungay Stanier - Provocateur, Man of Letters, Feminist 2:45 - Who is MBS? 3:13 - The

2020-07-24T14:11:44-04:00By |Big Talk|

Tameka Fryer Brown

How to become a children's book author, and why does representation matter? Join Laura Gassner Otting as she hosts this episode of LGOtv with special guest, Tameka Fryer Brown - Observer, Striver, Recovering Perfectionist https://youtu.be/EowDSBSLqy4 3:05 - Welcome fellow North Miami Senior High Pioneer! Class of 1988! 7:06 - "Reading a book with my daughter

2020-07-24T14:11:20-04:00By |LGOtv|

E. Napoletano

What do you do when following your dreams makes you unpopular, and what's that got to do with fake boobs, fake lashes, and fake friends, anyway? Join Laura Gassner Otting as she hosts this episode of LGOtv with special guest, E. Napoletano - Hope Burrito, Peacock, Billy Porter https://youtu.be/CeHe-KMcaJ4 4:50 - E. Napoletano is

2020-07-24T14:11:13-04:00By |LGOtv|