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She Persisted Show with Melissa Carter

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After twenty years as a morning radio star in Atlanta, Melissa Carter has struck out on her own with the insightful podcast, "She Persisted.” It’s a mix of news, interviews and stories from her own remarkable life.

After twenty years as a morning radio star in Atlanta, Melissa Carter has struck out on her own with the insightful podcast, "She Persisted.” It’s a mix of news, interviews and stories from her own remarkable life.

Location:

United States

Description:

After twenty years as a morning radio star in Atlanta, Melissa Carter has struck out on her own with the insightful podcast, "She Persisted.” It’s a mix of news, interviews and stories from her own remarkable life.

Language:

English


Episodes
Melissa’s mother is not doing well, and she shares the struggle of facing her biggest fear. Plus, what does Melissa seem to do every time she’s about to jump on mic or Zoom? And, Melissa has ordered her protective masks, but where are they?

Duration:01:07:27

Melissa was a guest on Jenn Hobby’s Instagram Live, and shares that experience with you. Plus, what is it she keeps mindlessly doing that interrupts all her online meetings? Melissa will explain.

Duration:00:59:46

What does Mr. Carter day to people during this pandemic that Melissa says speaks to how everyone is feeling? Plus, Melissa shares some movie and books to get you through your time at home. And, what is Melissa doing on a gardening show??

Duration:00:59:30

Melissa believes if you don’t do it during quarantine, you’re not going to get it done. She’ll share examples. Plus, when should we return to normal? Melissa gives her opinion on what government officials recommend.

Duration:00:59:43

It's Easter weekend, and Melissa talks about how she upset Mr. Carter with her description of what the holiday is all about. Plus, what celebrity did Melissa meet in Key West last month? And, how does Survivor's Guilt apply to what is happening today?

Duration:00:59:50

Katie Jo joins the show! Melissa talks with her ex-girlfriend and Baby Mama about how they worked through their negative feelings after the break up to become the best co-parents to their son they could be. Plus, what advice they’d give to other parents who have or are are going through similar break-ups.

Duration:00:59:22

Melissa is settling into her social distancing routine, but has around a new nemesis that hovers around her back deck. Plus, she talks about her aging dog and the humorous tendencies she has now that Melissa is home all the time. And, what’s in the background of people’s homes during your conference calls?

Duration:00:59:38

Melissa is back from vacation to a whole new world. She discusses her 50th birthday celebration in Key West and the fact she hasn’t left the house since returning from the airport. Feeling anxious about the virus? Melissa will explain how most of us have nothing to complain about.

Duration:01:00:55

Melissa had a scare with her 20-year-old cat and shares the close call with humor. Plus, there’s a powerful video narrated by Cynthia Nixon that conveys all the messages women are given throughout their lives. Melissa will share that too. And, what did the girlfriend of a colleague say that mad Melissa angry?

Duration:00:59:01

Melissa speaks with former colleague and current Atlanta morning show host Jenn Hobby about being a leader in a more intimate setting, as well as how priorities change as you grow older. Plus, Melissa introduces you to an Instagram feed that honors women in a unique way.

Duration:00:58:57

Jennifer Perry joins Melissa to continue the conversation about women in leadership. Jennifer is a current colleague and a former manager of Melissa’s, and they discuss the downside of management. Plus, Melissa shares her frustration with another parents’ treatment of their daughter. Is she in the right?

Duration:00:59:39

Melissa talks to Alex House, Chief Marketing Officer with The Impact Partnership, about the benefits and challenges of being a younger manager. They also tackle the issues surrounding Millennials in the workplace.

Duration:00:58:54

Melissa interviews colleague Kim Skouris, the Chief Operations Officer at The Impact Partnership, about being a female leader in business. Plus, what headline about women made Melissa angry enough she DIDN’T click the link to see the full story?

Duration:00:59:23

It’s Girl Scout Cookie season and Melissa shares her biggest pet peeve about it, that you may be guilty of. Plus, she shares what Mr. Carter has been getting in trouble for lately. And do you believe in horoscopes?

Duration:00:59:54

Melissa gives an emotional update on her mom’s condition. Plus, how did her baking party go? And one woman’s INSTANT cure from Crohn’s Disease...but it’s not as miraculous as you’d think.

Duration:00:59:18

Melissa shares how her son shocked her at breakfast one morning. Plus, she shares how she will spend this Christmas alone. And, Melissa saw Star Wars but won’t give any spoilers and talks about how no one should ever share too much online.

Duration:00:59:10

Melissa shares what part of motherhood she is not good at. Plus, if you need a new book for the holidays she has a recommendation. And how bad is the problem with sexual assault and ride share? Melissa will tell you.

Duration:00:59:47

Melissa shares her Thanksgiving weekend, and the efforts to make sure the family time went smoothly. Plus, there’s a movie during the holiday season she says you must see. And, how is Barbara Bush still providing gifts for her great-grandchildren even though she’s gone?

Duration:00:59:16

Melissa discusses the controversy surrounding TI and his daughter. Plus, Mr. Carter’s school picture has caused some concern with her and Katie. Melissa will explain. And great strides have been made in equal pay for female athletes.

Duration:00:59:41

Why did Melissa’s neighbor have to call and get her home quickly? Plus, Melissa makes a big decision regarding the holidays, and she’s nervous about how her family will take it. And, is there an expiration date on giving someone crap for being single?

Duration:01:00:07