Ep 38- Sister, Sister with Scout and Mady of Okay Sis

This week on Under the Influence Podcast, it's a party as sisters, Scout and Mady from  Okay Sis Podcast join Whitney. Okay Sis is a weekly podcast hosted by IRL sisters, Mady and Scout. On each episode, they discuss one another's current fixation of the week along with a rad, female guest that is asked to join in on the sisterly banter. 

The sisters discuss the motivation behind their passion project with Whitney as well as social media's impact on mental wellness, self-care and the stress of influence.  Join the sisterhood as the girls get real and have some fun!


(3:03 ): Whitney asks: “What led to Okay Sis?”

(6:08 ): Whitney asks: “What was the passion behind wanting to do this together (as sisters)?” 

(9:00): Whitney prompts: “You guys are very conversational...you seem to have a secret formula going on over there...”  

(13:55): Whitney asks: “Tell me your crazy stories from podcasting?!”

(16:34): Whitney asks: “What does influence mean to you?”

( 28:06 ): Whitney asks: “Tell me how you guys feel social media impacts mental health?”

( 33:58 ): Whitney asks: “Where do you guys see social media going?”

( 42:35): The girls discuss mental wellness techniques and coping mechanisms 

( 49:30): Whitney asks: “How do you guys feel like you’re influencing your podcast community?”

( 53:52 ): Whitney asks: “What is your favorite instagram to stalk?”

( 54:40 ): Whitney asks: “Favorite social media hack?”

( 55:02 ): Whitney asks: “What’s your favorite go to self love practice”

( 55:50): Whitney asks: “What’s your favorite workout?”

(56:23): Whitney asks: “What is your favorite weird ass fashion trend right now?”

(58:14): Whitney asks: “What is your go to cocktail?”

( 62:34 ): Whitney asks: “What is your favorite reality tv show/guilty pleasure show?”

( 63:57 ): Whitney asks: “What is your favorite podcast”

Thank you for going Under the Influence with us Scout and Mady, and give us the full down low on OKAY SIS!

Ep 37- What Day Is It?! With Bailey Stanworth and Jacci Rai

Ep 37- What Day Is It?! With Bailey Stanworth and Jacci Rai

This week on Under the Influence Podcast, we’re featuring another exciting crossover episode with What Day Is It? Podcast. Listen as Bailey and Jacci interview our host, Whitney Eckis. Bailey is the founder of Play Digital and State of Grace Apparel, who, along with Jacci hosts your "digital happy hour" on their podcast.

Whitney and the girls talk openly about knowing the worth of your talent, the benefits in networking,  creating a moment and an experience with events, and the social responsibility of being an influencer. If you're interested in how the Influence Movement started this episode should not be missed! 

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Ep. 33- Swirl Society Founder Lisa Landers

This week on Under the Influence Podcast, Whitney Eckis welcomes Owner and Curator of Swirl BoutiqueLisa Landers. Lisa is a stylist, content creator, founder of the Lisa Landers society, all in addition to being the owner and curator of Swirl Boutique. Lisa shares the story behind Swirl, and how she's genuine connections to grow her following. Listen to hear the hottest trends, what Bravo's housewives been buying, and what's next for Swirl Boutique. 

This week on Under The Influence podcast!

( :01 ): Hi everyone, this is Whitney Eckis. Welcome back to Under The Influence Podcast. Whitney thanks fans for listening. This week we are joined by Lisa Landers.


( 1:40  ): Whitney asks: “Tell us about how you started Swirl, what’s the story?”

( 3:02 ): Whitney asks: “Tell us about your brand partnerships?”

( 5:45 ): Whitney asks: “What was the passion behind you wanting to go into fashion?”  

( 6:57): Whitney asks: “Who was somebody who was a really big influence on you when you started this business?”

(8:18 ): Whitney asks: “When you think about the girl who shops at Swirl Boutique, do you have somebody in mind?”

( 9:51 ): Whitney asks: “What’s it like working with influential people (like Amanda Stanton and Emily Simpson, Chantelle Page)?”

( 11:15 ): Whitney asks: “If someone wanted to start their own online or in-store boutique what are some tips you’d offer for them?”

( 14:11): Whitney asks: “Tell us about how you’ve grown your social media following?”

( 18:40 ): Whitney asks: “Now you are launching Swirl Society, which is the really cool club, tell us about that?”

( 19:51 ): Whitney asks: “So tell us about the grand opening (your third location)?”

( 25:01 ): Whitney asks: “What ways do you feel like you can positively impact your audience on social media?”

( 27:00 ): Whitney asks: “What are some recent trends you are obsessing over?”

( 31:00 ): Whitney asks: “Favorite Instagram to stalk?”

( 31:34 ): Whitney asks: “Favorite Influencers??”

( 32:00 ): Whitney asks: “What is your go-to self love practice?”

( 34:13 ): Whitney asks: “What is your favorite weird fashion trend?”

( 36:17 ): Whitney asks: “What is your favorite cocktail?”

( 38:01 ): Whitney asks: “What is your favorite reality TV?”

( 40:24 ): Whitney asks: “What’s your favorite podcast?”

( 42:45): What does influence mean to you?

Thank you for going Under the Influence with us Lisa Landers!