The Idea Fountain: Life Changing Conversations

Julie Pilat

Julie Pilat hosts a series of conversations with inspiring, understated, change makers of the world who have influenced, inspired, or changed a life. 
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Idea Fountain 10: Learn with Peter Sims of Parliament & Blk Shp

1:00:16 | Oct 31st, 2018

Peter Sims of Parliament and Blk Shp discusses the value of relationships, being open, taking little bets, and learning.
The Idea Fountain S2 Ep4: Confidence in Creativity with Aloe Blacc, Andrew Dost, Problem, and Xzibit

59:43 | May 1st

Artists discuss finding confidence in their creativity and how that power translates to the boardroom for entrepreneurs and CEOs.
The Idea Fountain 8: Spirit with Sister Pat of A Place Called Home

1:13:27 | Sep 2nd, 2018

Sister Pat is a GANGSTA nun. I’ve said that for years because she’s lived a couragous and fascinating life from being in Mozambique during their civil war, she was Mother Superior and worked in Rome, then landed in South Central in the 90s as A Place...Show More
The Idea Fountain 7: Justice with Mike de la Rocha

58:18 | Jul 31st, 2018

Hope lives in here, in this episode. For me, when I recorded The Idea Fountain Episode 7: Justice with Mike de la Rocha, I didn’t have much hope. Years ago I had visited Sylmar’s Juvenile Detention Center with Mike and it made me feel sick. I was ove...Show More
The Idea Fountain 6: Home with Debrah Constance of A Place Called Home

52:14 | Jun 28th, 2018

I want to be Debrah Constance when I grow up! If anyone knows me - you have surely heard about A Place Called Home or Youth Mentoring. In South Central LA there is tremendous work being done at an organization that was founded 25 years ago by Debrah...Show More
The Idea Fountain 5: Trust with Alex Banayan and The Third Door

1:07:31 | May 24th, 2018

Alex Banayan And The Third Door This one is for the college dropouts. This one is for the Black Sheep. This one is for the entrepreneurs and the dreamers. It’s for anyone who just needs to TRUST themselves and take a risk. Alex Banayan is ...Show More
The Idea Fountain 4: Being with Andrea Marcum, Close to Om

37:00 | Apr 19th, 2018

Andrea Marcum definitely changed my life - in more ways than one. On this episode of The Idea Fountain: Life Changing conversations we catch up on her book Close to Om. I didn’t do yoga before I moved to LA.  For a long time I thought yoga was just...Show More
The Idea Fountain 3: Life with Dina LaPolt of LaPolt Law

1:09:38 | Mar 15th, 2018

This episode is dedicated to all the people in my life that I love but don’t see enough and those I mostly stay connected to via social media. That’s where my relationship with Dina was a year ago. Dina LaPolt is not only someone who has changed my l...Show More
The Idea Fountain 2: Conservation with Joffy Bastard of Kenya's Sarara

39:28 | Feb 15th, 2018

Last summer I fell in love. The days I spent at Sarara walking amongst giraffes, meditating with elephants, and bonding with the local tribes in Northen Kenya will be with me for the rest of my life. I truly think, even on a cellular level, that time...Show More
The Idea Fountain 1: Community with Dr. Edgar Cahn, Inventor of Time Banking

28:30 | Jan 9th, 2018

“We have what we need, if we use what we have.” - Dr. Edgar Cahn. I first read about Time Banking, an alternate currency based on reciprocity, ten years ago in Time Magazine. I joined the Echo Park Time Bank and not only met my neighbors but had doo...Show More