Episode 37: What High Performers Have in Common with Caren Ulrich Stacy

Caren Ulrich Stacy, CEO of the Diversity Lab, shares somewhat surprising strategies that top performers use to get to the top. In this episode, you’ll hear about: How focusing on your strengths can be a great strategy for success Why you may not want to use your company’s formal flexible work program How high performers…

Episode 36: Creating Your 360 Degree Approach to Life with Manar Morales

Manar Morales , President and CEO of the Diversity & Flexibility Alliance, discusses how to craft a “no brakes” vision for your work and personal life. In this episode, you’ll hear about: How to develop a vision for your work life, your home life and your life in the world Why it’s important to “take…
Christine Lane

Episode 35: Can Money Buy You Happiness with Christine Lane

Christine Lane, a financial coach who works at the intersection of money and psychology, shares advice on how to spend your hard-earned money to increase your happiness. In this episode, you’ll hear about: Why certain purchases are unlikely to make you happy in the long-term What to spend your money on to make you happier…
Hillary Wicht

Episode 34: Speaking with Impact with Hillary Wicht

Hillary Wicht, an executive voice coach, shares tips on how you can speak with confidence – and maximize your influence and impact. In this episode, you’ll hear about: The unconscious habits that undermine your authority How your delivery can be as important as your content How to appear more powerful as you go into high-stakes…

Ep 33: Don’t Get Derailed by the Impostor Syndrome with Valerie Young

Valerie Young, an internationally recognized expert on the impostor syndrome, and author of The Secret Thoughts of Successful Women: Why Capable People Suffer from the Impostor Syndrome and How to Thrive in Spite of It, talks with me about how to recognize when the impostor syndrome is getting in your way and how to overcome…

Episode 32: Crafting a Life of Meaning with Emily Esfahani Smith

Emily Esfahani Smith, author of The Power of Meaning: Crafting a Life that Matters, shares how important it is to seek meaning in your work and in your life in order to have a rich, satisfying life. In this episode you’ll hear: Happiness as a goal isn’t all it's cracked up to be Sources of…

Episode 31 – The 22 Year Old Selfie Project with Susan Sawyers

Susan Sawyers, creator of the Letter Project, shares what she learned when she asked a wide variety of people what advice they would give to their 22 year old self. In this episode you’ll hear: What advice a wide range of people would give to their 22 year old selves Who you should marry What…
Samantha Ettus

Episode 30 – Having a “Pie Life” with Samantha Ettus

Samantha Ettus, author of The Pie Life: A guilt-Free Recipe for Success and Satisfaction and work-life balance expert, discusses how to have a fulfilling life –filled with more than just work and family, and why it is so important to stay in the workforce. In this episode you’ll hear: Why you should look at your…
Anne Devlin

Episode 29 – Money, Mentoring and More with Anne Devlin

Anne Devlin, Managing Director at JP Morgan Chase, discusses how to make the most of your hard-earned money and your mentoring relationships and how to develop your management style and network.. In this episode you’ll hear: How money as freedom Why you need to look at your bank and loan balances How to make the…
Joanna Bloor

Episode 28 – Articulating Why You Matter with Joanna Bloor

Joanna Bloor describes a step-by-step process for developing your “impact statement” – how you describe what you do and why it matters. In this episode you’ll hear: How to craft an impact statement – to explain what you do and why it matters Why you should ask 5 people “what am I known for?” Why…
Lauren Rikleen

Episode 27 – Advice to Her Younger Self with Lauren Rikleen

Lauren Rikleen, author of Ladder Down and You Raised Us, Now Work With Us, shares her thoughts on liking what you do, advocating for yourself, and building your network. Additional Resources: Website: www.rikleeninstitute.com Book: Ladder Down: Success Strategies for Lawyers from Women Who will be Hiring, Reviewing and Promoting You by Lauren Rikleen Book: You…
Susan Edwards

Episode 26 – Succeeding in Male-Dominated Environments with Susan Edwards

Susan Edwards discusses tips for working successfully in male-dominated environments. Additional Resources: Website: http://www.enlightenmanagementconsulting.com/ Article: “Seven Tips for Succeeding as a Woman in a Man’s World” by Susan Edwards Download: Susan's Career Success Kit