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The Empowering Women Podcast

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Interviews with successful career women from a variety of industries. We hope to empower women in their career aspirations, whether that's climbing a corporate ladder or becoming an entrepreneur.

Interviews with successful career women from a variety of industries. We hope to empower women in their career aspirations, whether that's climbing a corporate ladder or becoming an entrepreneur.

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United States

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Interviews with successful career women from a variety of industries. We hope to empower women in their career aspirations, whether that's climbing a corporate ladder or becoming an entrepreneur.

Language:

English


Episodes

Empowering Women Podcast S2: Bonnie Marcus, The Politics of Promotion

10/4/2020
Episode 14 (Season 2) of the Empowering Women Podcast GUEST: Bonnie Marcus on Leadership and The Politics of Promotion BIO: Bonnie Marcus is an executive coach, author, and international speaker with a passion for helping professional women gain the visibility and credibility they need to have a fulfilling career. She works with high achieving women in corporate settings who want to move up and assume leadership positions. Bonnie helps them navigate the workplace politics and get the...

Duration:01:08:05

Empowering Women Podcast S2: Jennifer Braganza, Investing in Yourself

8/30/2020
Episode 13 (Season 2) of the Empowering Women Podcast GUEST: Jennifer Braganza on Investing in Yourself & Your Career BIO: Jennifer Braganza has over 20 years of professional experience in product design & development, process improvement, and leading strategic change initiatives. Her experience spans nonprofit and public boards at UNC Charlotte, University of Michigan College of Engineering, and the Society of Women Engineers. Braganza is an expert in project management and leading global...

Duration:01:20:53

Empowering Women Podcast S2: Barbara Trautlein, Change Intelligence

8/9/2020
Episode 12 (Season 2) of the Empowering Women Podcast GUEST: Barbara Trautlein, Change Intelligence, Change Catalysts BIO: Barbara Trautlein has a PhD in Organizational Psychology and is the founder and principal of Change Catalysts, LLC. Their mission is to catalyze successful and sustainable change by partnering with clients to plan, execute, and enhance organizational, team, and individual performance, through their deep expertise in Change Management and Leadership...

Duration:00:59:23

Empowering Women Podcast S2: Shannon Polson, The Grit Factor

7/26/2020
The Empowering Women in Industry Awards - August 1, 2020 - will be live-streamed on the Empowering Women in Industry Facebook page!! Episode 11 (Season 2) of the Empowering Women Podcast GUEST: Shannon Polson, The Grit Factor | Twitter, LinkedIn BIO: Shannon Huffman Polson has worked with leaders in industries across the country and around the world on managing change, building leadership and grit, and planning for diversity. Polson is founder and CEO of The Grit Institute, a leadership...

Duration:00:59:08

Empowering Women Podcast S2: Cheryl Merchant, CEO of TACO Comfort Solutions

7/12/2020
Episode 10 (Season 2) of the Empowering Women Podcast GUEST: Cheryl Merchant, CEO of TACO Comfort Solutions BIO: On January 1, 2019, Cheryl Merchant joined TACO as President of North American and was promoted to CEO in March of 2020. Prior to this, she held the position of President and CEO of Hope Global for nearly 20 years. Before Cheryl became the President and CEO of Hope Global in 1999, Cheryl built her career from the shop floor to top management in leading operations around the...

Duration:00:59:47

Empowering Women Podcast S2: Aneesa Muthana, CEO of Pioneer Service, Inc.

6/28/2020
Episode 9 (Season 2) of the Empowering Women Podcast GUEST: Aneesa Muthana, President, CEO and Co-owner of manufacturing company Pioneer Service, Inc. BIO: "Manufacturers are makers. The process of bringing people together to MAKE something that will go on to serve a bigger purpose is where my passion lies. Knowing that the parts that leave my shop are contributing to the world at large, touching lives, and benefiting people fuels my passion. I am the President, CEO and co-owner of...

Duration:00:50:28

Empowering Women Podcast S2: Charli K. Matthews, Empowering Brands

6/14/2020
Episode 8 (Season 2) of the Empowering Women Podcast GUEST: Charli K. Matthews, CEO and Founder of Empowering Brands (including Empowering Pumps & Equipment, and Empowering Women in Industry) Resources: Strengths FinderBraving the Wilderness by Brene Brown BIO: "I’m a business owner, mother, power networker, serial optimist, world-traveller, and a handful of other labels that would defeat the purpose of a short version. I started my company over nine years ago and have learned numerous...

Duration:01:10:59

Empowering Women Podcast S2: Kristen Saranteas, Head of Treasury Management - Women in Banking

5/31/2020
*Episode 7 has been marked as explicit because rape and sexual harassment come up in discussion. Although these are not discussed in detail, we wish to be mindful that you might be listening to this podcast with others around. Episode 7 (Season 2) of the Empowering Women Podcast GUEST: Kristen Saranteas, Head of Treasury Management at First Midwest Bank Resources: The McKinsey Report on Women in Finances BIO: Kristen (Ritchie) Santeas is currently the Head of Treasury Management &...

Duration:00:56:20

Empowering Women Podcast S2: Kenyatta Browne, Bank Manager talks Personal Finances 101

5/17/2020
Episode 6 (Season 2) of the Empowering Women Podcast GUEST: Kenyatta Browne -- Bank Manager (and Actress and Mother) shares the scoop on Personal Finances 101 BIO: Kenyatta Browne holds a BS in Communications and an MBA. She describes her career this way: "Banking isn’t boring. This career is a unique space to change the course of someone’s life. I walk into work ready to make a difference daily. I believe this mindset has been the key to my success in an industry that has gotten a lot...

Duration:00:53:10

Empowering Women Podcast S2: Erika Armstrong, Pilot, Instructor, and Author of A Chick in the Cockpit

5/3/2020
Episode 5 (Season 2) of the Empowering Women Podcast GUEST: Erika Armstrong -- Pilot, Instructor, & Author BIO: Erika Armstrong is an international corporate and airline pilot/captain, published author, writer for seven national aviation magazines. She is an Aviation Professor at MSU Denver, a Director of Instructional Design and the VP of Business Development for Advanced Aircrew Academy. During her thirty years in aviation she has worked in all aspects of the industry. From the...

Duration:00:58:29

Empowering Women Podcast S2: Karen Sands, Director of Planning, Research, & Sustainability at Milwaukee MSD

4/19/2020
Episode 2 (Season 2) of the Empowering Women Podcast GUEST: Karen Sands, Director of Planning, Research, and Sustainability for the Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District Bio: Karen Sands is the Director of Planning, Research and Sustainability for the Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District (MMSD) where she’s worked for over 15 years. As director, she integrates grey and green infrastructure planning to recycle wastewater, reduce energy use/switch to renewables, and manage river and...

Duration:01:02:55

Empowering Women Podcast S2: Suzane Greeman, Asset Management Strategist, Engineer, & Entrepreneur -- Topic: Taking Up Space

4/5/2020
Episode 3 (Season 2) of the Empowering Women Podcast GUEST: Suzane Greeman on 'Taking up Space' -- Asset Management Strategist, Instructor, International Keynote Speaker, and Author of Risk-based Asset Criticality Assessment BIO: Ms. Suzane Greeman is author of Risk-based Asset Criticality Assessment (R-b ACA©) Handbook: A practical guide to improve asset criticality by incorporating asset, risk, quality and business management principles! She is a Physical Asset Management expert, and...

Duration:01:09:41

Empowering Women Podcast S2: Cindy Wallis-Lage, President of Water Business Line

3/22/2020
Episode 2 (Season 2) of the Empowering Women Podcast GUEST: Cindy Wallis-Lage, President of Global Water Business Line, Black & Veatch Cindy Wallis-Lage holds a B.S. in Civil Engineering and an M.S. in Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering. She has over 30 years of experience in the water/wastewater space. She joins us on this episode of the Empowering Women Podcast to discuss perspectives on growing into leadership, and opportunities she sees in the infrastructure...

Duration:00:51:32

Empowering Women Podcast: Season 2 Kick-off with Charli K. Matthews and Jennifer Anderson

3/8/2020
Charli K. Mathews and Jennifer Anderson kick-off Season 2 with a discussion on the Empowering Women in Industry Annual Conference and Empowering Women Locally. Notable Quotes: “I just thought how special that is for a C-Suite [professional] to be able to have one day to give back to a group of women that she can then watch improve, and develop, and see…” -- Charli K. Matthews on Empowering Women Locally, Tuscaloosa AL “Being inspired by my local community [as they] supported something...

Duration:00:43:19

EW Podcast Episode B13 EWiI Conference Organizers

9/8/2019
Empowering Women in Industry Bonus Episode, Season 1, #13 The Empowering Women in Industry Conference organizers, Cieana Detloff, Rebecca Mechtensimer, and Bethany Womack, join Mel on this bonus episode to discuss what's coming in the conference agenda and what pieces they're looking forward to most. Links conference registration and detailsThe video Mel mentionedAfter the Glass Ceiling, a Glass Cliff Quotes "Change is messy. Change is not easy. And it can take time, but it's worth the...

Duration:00:45:17

Empowering Women Podcast: Tish Berge, General Manager of Sweetwater Authority

8/18/2019
Episode 12 of the Empowering Women Podcast GUEST: Tish Berge, General Manager of Sweetwater Authority Tish Berge earned a B.S. in Engineering from Harvey Mudd College and an MBA with a focus in Finance from the University of California. She has over 25 years of experience in the environmental industry, from private chemical manufacturing, to consulting, to public service. Currently, Tish serves as General Manager for Sweetwater Authority, a water provider in California. Notable...

Duration:00:51:23

Empowering Women Podcast: Charli K. Matthews, Founding CEO of Empowering Brands

8/4/2019
Episode 11 of the Empowering Women Podcast GUEST: Charli K. Matthews, Founding CEO of Empowering Brands Charli is the founder and CEO of Empowering brands, and under this umbrella she has Empowering Pumps and Empowering Women in Industry. Through this media and marketing company, Charli helps clients get the most out of their marketing investments and gets clients in front of larger and more diverse audiences focused on their specific areas of expertise. Empowering brands drives thought...

Duration:01:03:36

Empowering Women Podcast: Shereen Yusuff, Production Petroleum Engineer

7/21/2019
Episode 10 of the Empowering Women Podcast GUEST: Shereen Yusuff, Production Petroleum Engineer Shereen has held positions in Project Management, Business Development and Customer Success through her 15 year career in Oil and Gas. Within oil and gas, she has worked on Production, Drilling and Reservoirs. This is unique experience in the context of oil and gas professionals because she has worked on both the service and operator side of the...

Duration:01:08:14

Empowering Women Podcast: Taralinda Willis, Co-Founder and CEO of Curate Solutions

7/7/2019
Episode 9 of the Empowering Women Podcast Guest: Taralinda Willis, Co-Founder & CEO of Curate Solutions Bio: Taralinda earned her MBA from the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater with a focus on operations and project management. Taralinda has experience in large-scale public project management, overseeing the creation of a $94M multi-use facility for the state of Wisconsin, sales and account management at a performing arts venue, and customized client solutions as the owner of a consulting...

Duration:00:39:48

Empowering Women Podcast: Ingrid Lindberg, Founder and CEO of Chief Customer

6/16/2019
Episode 8 of the Empowering Women Podcast Guest: Ingrid Lindberg, Founder & CEO of Chief Customer Consulting Bio: Ingrid Lindberg is the founding owner of Chief Customer Consulting. She is the first person to hold the title of CXO, or Chief Customer Experience Officer. From the early age of 14, Ingrid began working full-time at a salon; she soon worked her way into retail, and then retail management at the age of 17. Leveraging her customer service experience, she took advantage of...

Duration:01:13:11