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#YouMatter is hosted by Noonday Collection Founder and Co-CEO Jessica Honegger. #YouMatter connects you – the Ambassador – to the Artisan, Home Office, and each other. Saying yes to building a flourishing world through your Noonday business creates real impact, and Noonday wants you to know that YOU matter. Grab your cup of tea and your headphones! Your dose of encouragement and connection is waiting for you.

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#YouMatter is hosted by Noonday Collection Founder and Co-CEO Jessica Honegger. #YouMatter connects you – the Ambassador – to the Artisan, Home Office, and each other. Saying yes to building a flourishing world through your Noonday business creates real impact, and Noonday wants you to know that YOU matter. Grab your cup of tea and your headphones! Your dose of encouragement and connection is waiting for you.

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#YouMatter

Updated 4 days ago

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#YouMatter is hosted by Noonday Collection Founder and Co-CEO Jessica Honegger. #YouMatter connects you – the Ambassador – to the Artisan, Home Office, and each other. Saying yes to building a flourishing world through your Noonday business creates real impact, and Noonday wants you to know that YOU matter. Grab your cup of tea and your headphones! Your dose of encouragement and connection is waiting for you.

Rank #1: #YouMatter 48: Fair Trade Month + The Man Behind the Beads

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October is Fair Trade Month, and to celebrate, we’re bringing in everyone’s favorite Leader of Artisan Development, Karen Gibbs, to share about why fair trade matters and how we practice the principles of fair trade at Noonday. You’ll also listen in as Jessica sits down with Animo, the man who runs the Artisan Business that creates our upcycled artillery beads by hand. After the episode, head to the Ambassador Facebook group and use #YouMatter to tell us what you took away from this week’s episode! And, be sure to check out our recent #NoondayStyle in the Making video on the blog to see how our artillery beads come to life.

Sep 26 2017

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Rank #2: #YouMatter 41: Finding Work/Life Balance with Susan Seay

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In this episode, Jessica sits down with speaker and author Susan Seay to talk about finding balance in your work, life, and relationships. They discuss the freedom of finding your “good enough” line, the importance of defining your core values, and the dynamics of managing your home life, relationships, and business. Whether you’re struggling to balance your Noonday business with your responsibilities as a wife and mother or trying to balance your full-time gig with your Trunk Show schedule, this episode is for you. Be sure to listen to the end of the episode for Jessica’s homework assignment for you this week, then head to the Ambassador Facebook page to share your insights!

Jun 07 2017

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Rank #3: #YouMatter 31: Noonday Your Way: Stories from the Community

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We’re back with a very special and extended Thanksgiving episode of #YouMatter! Join Jessica as she connects us back to our personal impact – and she has a personal invitation for you! Then, listen as you hear from six Ambassadors: Jennifer Frey, Tali McBride, Joanna Wang, Nicole Featherstone, Colleen Matthews, and Lisa Seifert. It could be just what you need to feel inspired to push through this holiday season and connect with how #youmatter.

Nov 29 2016

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Rank #4: #YouMatter 22: Let’s Talk Kenya!

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This week, Katie sits down with Jessica Honegger, founder & CEO of Noonday Collection; Laura Morton, Creative Director; and Tamar Aklilu, Manager of Sourcing and Production. We’ll hear the entire journey of how our work with Kenya started and came to life, as well as some of the inspiring stories of the artisans running these businesses.

Apr 25 2016

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Rank #5: #YouMatter 39: From Haiti with Love

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Ready to get inspired for our Haiti Impact Giveback in June? Join Jessica as she records stories from our very first Haiti Ambassador Trip! You’ll hear from Ambassadors with a wide variety of perspectives, start dates, and experiences as they share their thoughts on travelling to Haiti—and how you can get there, too. You’ll also hear from Chandler, the leader of our Artisan Partner Business in Haiti, and Michel-Ange a talented entrepreneur who started out as an Artisan for the business and is now launching her own business to empower women in her home village! Did this episode inspire you to dream big for a trip? Motivate you to book those June Trunk Shows? Or even help you recognize where comparison or shame is getting you down? We want to hear it! Head to the Ambassador Facebook page to share your takeaways using #YouMatter.

May 09 2017

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Rank #6: #YouMatter 29: Partnering in India

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In this episode, you’ll get to hear directly from Nidhi, the lead designer from one of the groups Noonday partners with in India. Then listen as Jessica interviews Brie from the product team about India, her travels there this year, and her personal Noonday journey.

Sep 13 2016

32mins

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Rank #7: #YouMatter 44: A Global Family with Anurag & David

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In this episode, Jessica sits down with two of our dedicated Artisan Business Partners: Anurag from India and David from Vietnam. These two men had very different paths towards the fair trade world, but today both of them are creating opportunity for vulnerable people in the communities where they work. Listen in as they share more about their work and how your work as Ambassadors is empowering them to build a flourishing world! After you listen, be sure to head to the Ambassador Facebook page and use #YouMatter to share what you took away from this week’s episode!

Jul 18 2017

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Rank #8: #YouMatter 24: Noonday & Vietnam

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In this week’s episode, Jessica & Katie sit down with Karen Gibbs and Tamara Aklilu from Noonday’s Product team. They both share how Noonday came to work with our partner groups in Vietnam, and why the beautiful techniques these groups use are so special. Take a listen to learn more about the impact you’re making across the world!

Jun 07 2016

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Rank #9: #YouMatter 23: The Dignity of Work, At Home & Abroad

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Today we hear from two empowered women who formed a powerful friendship over 8 years ago, and how the differences in their histories ignited a powerful story. Katie & Jessica sat down with Jessica Goudeau of Hill Tribers, a group of Burmese refugee artisans who created jewelry right here in Austin; and Heh Ler Paw, who is one of Noonday’s Home Office employees and former Hill Tribers artisan. Take a listen to hear Heh Ler’s inspiring story of hard work, resiliency, and how her dreams for herself came to life – and how each of us plays a role in empowering the women around us, much like Jessica Goudeau.

May 24 2016

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Rank #10: #YouMatter 36: Adoption & Family Preservation - Stories From Haiti

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In this episode, you’ll listen in as Jessica talks with Wideleine, an Artisan in Haiti who over 10 years ago made the painful decision to place her daughter for adoption because she was living in poverty. Today, because of dignified work, Wideleine’s life looks very different. You’ll also hear a special message from Ginny, the woman who adopted Wideleine’s daughter over a decade ago. After you listen, be sure to head to the Ambassador Facebook page and use #YouMatter to share what you take away from this powerful episode. Then head to Flourish for a blog about Wideleine featuring stories and photos you can share with your customers.

Mar 30 2017

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Rank #11: #YouMatter 28: Collaborative Design with Sarah Sides

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Katie sits down with Sarah Sides, Noonday’s design associate, to talk all things collaborative design! What does collaborative design mean? Why is it important? How can you spot it in Noonday’s pieces? Take a listen and be inspired by this important component of our design relationship.

Aug 16 2016

38mins

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Rank #12: #YouMatter 21: Body Image & Beauty with Jessica Honegger

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In a very special episode of #YouMatter, Jessica sits down with her therapist Kathleen to talk about a very personal journey that many of us relate to on some level: what it means to be a woman facing society’s definition of beauty. Listen in to hear some life-giving words from someone who pours into Jessica on a regular basis – and to hear how even through our struggles, we are connected.

Apr 12 2016

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Rank #13: #YouMatter 20: We Are Connected – Home Office

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On this episode, Katie sits down with two Home Office team members! You’ll hear from Ana on Creative Services and Abbey on the Accounting team – we’re so excited to let you hear from two of our own you may not yet know.

Mar 29 2016

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Rank #14: #YouMatter 46: Dreams Unleashed with Michelle McKinney

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On today’s episode Jessica talks with Michelle McKinney After being an Executive Assistant at Starbucks Michelle started Dreams Unleashed. Michelle is a goal setting and achieving pro and in this episode, Michelle shares about her story and her heart for seeing women achieve their dreams. She will also give us some practical how-to’s on attaining our goals. You will want to be sure to tune in for this encouraging and empowering episode!

Aug 15 2017

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Rank #15: #YouMatter 5: Women are Empowered – Ethiopia & Brooke van Groningen

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Tamara shares what it’s like to be a woman in Ethiopia, and the life-changing impact the dignity of work has on the female artisans we partner with. You’ll also hear from your fellow Ambassador Brooke van Groningen about an incredible night of community with other St. Louis Ambassadors & Jessica Honegger, and what that’s taught her about her own voice & empowerment.

Aug 18 2015

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Rank #16: #YouMatter 37: Developing Shame Resilience with Sarah Sherwood

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If there is anything that slows us down on our journey to make a difference in the world, it’s shame. Shame is something many women struggle with, and it can be crippling. But on this week’s episode, Jessica is sitting down with her friend and life coach Sarah Sherwood to talk about how we can develop shame resiliency — the ability to take the shameful story we tell ourselves and exchange it for one that empowers us to thrive. Be sure to head over to the Ambassador Facebook page after listening to tell us your story using #YouMatter!

Apr 11 2017

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Rank #17: #YouMatter 3: Be Bold with Jessica Honegger & Sarah Ling

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In this episode, hear from Jessica about how YOU can be bold and what bravery means for each of us. And, listen to one of your very own Ambassadors – Sarah Ling! – about her story of conquering her fears and flourishing in her community.

Jul 14 2015

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Rank #18: #YouMatter 40: Kenyan Connections

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This week, you’ll hear from Andrew and Anne, two passionate Artisan Entrepreneurs who lead one of our Partner Businesses in Kenya. This talented couple has a heart for creating opportunity in one of the poorest places in the world: the Kibera Slums of Nairobi. Tune in to hear how they got started in this important work, what keeps them motivated, and how you can join them in making an impact for Artisans from the slums! After you listen, be sure to head to the Ambassador Facebook page and use #YouMatter to tell us what you took away from this week’s episode!

May 23 2017

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Rank #19: #YouMatter 47: From Uganda with Love

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This week’s episode comes to you from our recent Ambassador Trip to Uganda! You’ll hear from Mama Sham, one of our original Ugandan Artisan Partners, as she shares her story of becoming paralyzed and how Noonday was able to provide the funds she needed to receive life-saving surgery. You’ll also get to listen in on a conversation between Jessica and Jalia as they chat about everything from beauty to entrepreneurship to dreams for the future. Finally, you’ll be inspired as Ambassadors from the trip share about what the experience has meant for them—and how you can get there next year! After you listen, be sure to head to the Ambassador Facebook page to tell us how this episode inspired you to set goals, dream bigger, or overcome an obstacle in your business! Just use #YouMatter to join the conversation.

Sep 12 2017

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Rank #20: #YouMatter 45: How to Hustle with Samuel From India

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This week, Jessica sits down with Samuel, an Artisan Entrepreneur who works with one of our Partner Businesses in India. You’ll hear Samuel’s story of starting his own business and hitting the pavement every day to make it a success. You’ll also hear about the Indian Artisans who you are impacting with your business! After you listen, be sure to head to the Ambassador Facebook page and use #YouMatter to share what you took away from this week’s episode!

Aug 03 2017

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