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Year-Round Access to Your Favorite Speakers! Inspiration meets practical advice in this work-life/home-life podcast from the nation’s largest network of conferences for women in the workplace. For nearly 20 years, we’ve been delivering insights from extraordinary women, such as Michelle Obama, Amal Clooney, Maya Angelou, Elizabeth Gilbert, Shonda Rimes, Reese Witherspoon, Serena Williams, Gloria Steinem, and Brené Brown. In this series, you can expect true stories and real-world advice from the sharpest, most successful women out there—in just 30 minutes. Join us!

Year-Round Access to Your Favorite Speakers! Inspiration meets practical advice in this work-life/home-life podcast from the nation’s largest network of conferences for women in the workplace. For nearly 20 years, we’ve been delivering insights from extraordinary women, such as Michelle Obama, Amal Clooney, Maya Angelou, Elizabeth Gilbert, Shonda Rimes, Reese Witherspoon, Serena Williams, Gloria Steinem, and Brené Brown. In this series, you can expect true stories and real-world advice from the sharpest, most successful women out there—in just 30 minutes. Join us!
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Year-Round Access to Your Favorite Speakers! Inspiration meets practical advice in this work-life/home-life podcast from the nation’s largest network of conferences for women in the workplace. For nearly 20 years, we’ve been delivering insights from extraordinary women, such as Michelle Obama, Amal Clooney, Maya Angelou, Elizabeth Gilbert, Shonda Rimes, Reese Witherspoon, Serena Williams, Gloria Steinem, and Brené Brown. In this series, you can expect true stories and real-world advice from the sharpest, most successful women out there—in just 30 minutes. Join us!

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Episodes

Gloria Steinem on Women in 2019

8/5/2019
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Click Play below to listen in your browser. “It’s a truth-telling in the past couple of years that I haven’t seen before in the majority….the likelihood of being believed has increased.” —Women’s rights pioneer and advocate Gloria Steinem What would you ask Gloria Steinem if you could? This February, Steinem spoke at our Watermark Conference for Women in San Jose along with communication expert, award-winning journalist and author (and our new podcast … [ more ] The post Gloria Steinem on...

Duration:00:21:08

Be Brilliant: Play to Your Strengths—with Caroline Webb

6/24/2019
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Click Play below to listen in your browser. Want to make your brain work for you? Caroline Webb, an economist and former McKinsey partner, discusses proven strategies to have more effective, meaningful experiences at work—and brings the burgeoning field of behavioral science down to earth. Listen in and pick up tips you can use right now to have a better day. Subscribe to the Conferences for Women podcast … [ more ] The post Be Brilliant: Play to Your Strengths—with Caroline Webb appeared...

Duration:00:31:59

How to Reach Your Full Potential—with Sally Helgesen

6/3/2019
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Click Play below to listen in your browser. Do you ever feel that something is holding you back from achieving what you’re truly capable of? Chances are that it’s one of the 12 habits identified in a popular new book co-authored by renowned women’s leadership expert Sally Helgesen. Tune in to learn what they are and her 4-step process for overcoming them. Scroll down for an infographic about breaking the … [ more ] The post How to Reach Your Full Potential—with Sally Helgesen appeared first...

Duration:00:31:23

How Every Woman Can Be “Self-Made”—with Nely Galán

5/6/2019
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Click Play below to listen in your browser. After emigrating from Cuba at the age of 4, Nely Galán became the first Latina president of entertainment for a major TV network, an Emmy award-winning producer, and New York Times best-selling author. In her words, she became “Self-Made,” and now she wants to teach every woman how to do it. Tune in to hear her story, the strategies that drove her … [ more ] The post How Every Woman Can Be “Self-Made”—with Nely Galán appeared first on Pennsylvania...

Duration:00:35:43

De-Stress Your Way to Success with Courtney Carver

4/1/2019
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Click Play below to listen in your browser. Listen to Courtney Carver and you will soon find yourself believing what her experience shows to be true: If you take a little time for yourself every day, and experiment with some of her “soulful simplicity” tips, you will feel more relaxed—and be more effective at whatever you do. + Join Courtney on Tuesday, April 30th @ 1:00pm EDT for a live … [ more ] The post De-Stress Your Way to Success with Courtney Carver appeared first on Pennsylvania...

Duration:00:27:10

What Women of All Races Need to Know about Success

3/19/2019
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Click Play below to listen in your browser. While only 1 in 5 C-suite leaders are women, only 1 in 25 are women of color. What can women of all races do to change that? In this episode, Michelle Gadsen-Williams, award-winning author and Accenture North America’s managing director and inclusion and diversity lead, shares her ideas and experiences about finding your voice, being seen, and “the bold-faced lie of having it all.” Be sure … [ more ] The post What Women of All Races Need to Know...

Duration:00:30:05

Meet Shawn Achor, Happiness Researcher

3/5/2019
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Click Play below to listen in your browser. How does the science of happiness work? What’s the connection between happiness and success? And how do you test hypotheses about happiness in the real world, outside of the lab? CFW friend Shawn Achor sat down with us to explain the whys and hows of happiness research—and why his findings are important for your life. Be sure to subscribe to our new … [ more ] The post Meet Shawn Achor, Happiness Researcher appeared first on Pennsylvania...

Duration:00:25:34

Live Richer in 2019 with Tiffany “the Budgetnista” Aliche

2/14/2019
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Click Play below to listen in your browser. America’s favorite personal finance educator shares her top tips for maximizing your money in 2019, how to prepare for unexpected financial hardships, and the least-scary ways to raise your net worth. Be sure to subscribe to our new podcast on iTunes, Stitcher, Google Play or TuneIn so you don’t miss this or any exciting upcoming episodes of Women Mean Business! The post Live Richer in 2019 with Tiffany “the Budgetnista” Aliche appeared first on...

Duration:00:43:55

Make 2019 Your Year to Be Fearless | Podcast

12/10/2018
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Click Play below to listen. If someone, with the track record to prove it, offered to share the five principles of fearlessness with you in 30 minutes—in a conversation you could listen to anywhere—would you tune in? Well, here’s your chance. We’re launching a new podcast series this month, with our first episode: a conversation on fearlessness—or really how fearlessness is not the lack of fear, but the courage to … [ more ] The post Make 2019 Your Year to Be Fearless | Podcast appeared...

Duration:00:54:17

New Research Insights into High-Performing Teams | Podcast

11/13/2018
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Click Play below to listen. Whether you lead a team or just want to understand yours better, this podcast is for you. In 30 minutes, Dr. Lauren D’Innocenzo, assistant professor of organizational behavior at Drexel LeBow College of Business, shares: • What recent research has uncovered about what makes teams highly effective • Two simple questions to determine if your team is working at its highest potential • Group activities … [ more ] The post New Research Insights into High-Performing...

Duration:00:27:11

ENCORE | Ditch Workplace Drama and Drive Results | 2018 Session

10/29/2018
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Ego-driven behaviors are the #1 source of drama in workplaces today, generating huge amounts of emotional waste. Some people thrive on the drama and toxicity. But for most of us, it is an unwanted distraction. How do we eliminate the big egos and frenzy from our organizations? In this session, leadership expert Cy Wakeman will show you how to ditch the drama so you can be responsible for your own … [ more ] The post ENCORE | Ditch Workplace Drama and Drive Results | 2018 Session appeared...

Duration:00:58:08

Get Paid What You’re Worth | 2018 Session

10/29/2018
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Women are the majority of today’s college graduates, but less than a quarter make it past middle management. And we are being paid 80% of what men make. Now is the time to change this staggering reality. Whether you’re interviewing for a new job or want a raise in a current one, this panel of experts will discuss how to prepare, best ways to present yourself, and what to say … [ more ] The post Get Paid What You’re Worth | 2018 Session appeared first on Pennsylvania Conference for Women.

Duration:01:02:12

2018 Session | Choose Wonder Over Worry: Moving Beyond Fear

10/26/2018
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Worry. Fear. Doubt. It can stifle a dream, hinder a relationship, or bring your life and career to a halt. But while we often think fear is a challenge to overcome, what if instead it’s an ally on the path to unlocking our full potential? Author, speaker, and artist Amber Rae urges us to “choose wonder” as we embrace discomfort, and shares with us a unique approach for understanding the … [ more ] The post 2018 Session | Choose Wonder Over Worry: Moving Beyond Fear appeared first on...

Duration:00:25:51

2018 Session | Overcoming Bias in School & Beyond

10/26/2018
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We all have blind spots or biases about people from other cultures, religions, and genders. These hidden biases influence the friends we choose, the organizations we join—and can influence our careers. Recognizing and braving our own blind-spots is challenging enough, but how do we ensure others are assessing us in a fair and accurate way? Whether negative or positive, these stereotypes influence others’ behavior towards us. Join this panel of … [ more ] The post 2018 Session | Overcoming...

Duration:00:47:17

2018 Session | Play Big: Lessons in Being Limitless

10/26/2018
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Talent and luck play a big part on your road to success, but what role does grit and perseverance play? When Dr. Jen Welter joined the Arizona Cardinals in 2015, she was the first woman to ever break the glass sideline of the NFL and became a trailblazer in the ultimate boys’ club. In this session, Dr. Welter will provide specifics as to how she succeeded despite the odds, through … [ more ] The post 2018 Session | Play Big: Lessons in Being Limitless appeared first on Pennsylvania...

Duration:00:47:20

2018 Session | Time Saving Tips for Women at all Stages in Life

10/26/2018
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For most of us, a life with more time to do what you want and less stress would be optimal. But, making intentional, purposeful choices to create a life with more clarity and ease when you feel so harried is challenging. Whether you are on a quest to earn and produce more and feel overwhelmed by busyness, a new parent returning to work and trying to manage the balance, or … [ more ] The post 2018 Session | Time Saving Tips for Women at all Stages in Life appeared first on Pennsylvania...

Duration:00:47:58

2018 Session | Women & Work: The Changing Meaning of Ambition

10/26/2018
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Faced with pivotal and thought- provoking moments in their careers, college friends Hana Schank and Elizabeth Wallace came back together decades post-graduation to embark on a project about women, ambition, transition, crisis and achievement. This workshop will share their rich insights, findings and first-hand experiences about the changing meaning of ambition. Drawing on their project,The Ambition Interviews, they will offer insights into the variables that push women to make big … [...

Duration:00:50:14