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Mel the Engineer interviews successful career women from a variety of industries. The show cultivates an atmosphere for advice, inspiration, and genuine career stories from women who have overcome odds and business barriers. We hope to empower women in their aspirations, whether that's climbing a corporate ladder or becoming an entrepreneur.

Mel the Engineer interviews successful career women from a variety of industries. The show cultivates an atmosphere for advice, inspiration, and genuine career stories from women who have overcome odds and business barriers. We hope to empower women in their aspirations, whether that's climbing a corporate ladder or becoming an entrepreneur.
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United States

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Mel the Engineer interviews successful career women from a variety of industries. The show cultivates an atmosphere for advice, inspiration, and genuine career stories from women who have overcome odds and business barriers. We hope to empower women in their aspirations, whether that's climbing a corporate ladder or becoming an entrepreneur.

Language:

English


Episodes

Empowering Women Podcast: Jackie Saling, Hazardous Waste Remediation Expert & Chemical Engineer

5/5/2019
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Episode 5 of the Empowering Women Podcast Guest: Jackie Saling, Chemical Engineer and Remediation Community of Practice Leader at Arcadis Jackie Saling has over seventeen years of professional experience in the environmental consulting industry and is a registered Professional Engineer in the State of Michigan. At Arcadis, Ms. Saling is lead engineer for several large accounts where she develops technical project strategy, effectively communicates complex technical concepts to clients,...

Duration:01:06:36

Empowering Women Podcast: Christen Wood, Operations Administrator at the County of Summit Department of Sanitary Sewer Services

4/21/2019
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Episode 4 of the Empowering Women Podcast Guest: Christen Wood, Wastewater Operator Christen is currently the Operations Administrator at the County of Summit Department of Sanitary Sewer Services. She has been working in the wastewater field since 2008, first at the City of Ashtabula wastewater laboratory, then in both laboratory and operations roles for the Northeast Ohio Regional Sewer District. Her education includes a Master of Business Administration and a Bachelor of Science from...

Duration:01:13:03

Empowering Women Podcast: Jenny Han, Director of Design Operations at Skender

4/4/2019
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Episode 3 of the Empowering Women Podcast Guest: Jenny Han, Architect, Director of Design Operations at Skender Jenny Han is a licensed Architect based in Chicago. Her specialities include design of healthcare facilities. Ms. Han also has a special interest in the intersection of space and community. She shared her story of being the daughter of immigrants and what it was like to find her path at the intersection of art and science. QUOTES “It is important to me to lead, to not say “no”,...

Duration:01:19:03

Empowering Women Podcast: Renee Joseph, Global VP of Sales & Customer Enablement

4/4/2019
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Episode 2 of the Empowering Women Podcast Renee shared her career path. She started her career in the HVACR space without any technical training. She courageously shared her experience of leaving the workforce to become a caretaker for her terminally ill father, and her experience returning after some time away. Renee has exception, heart-felt advice for women working their way up in male-dominated career spaces. It's also obvious from her talk, that she has a deep passion for diversity,...

Duration:00:46:50

Empowering Women Podcast: Lynn Spivey, Director of Public Utilities

3/21/2019
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Episode 1 of the Empowering Women Podcast Guest: Lynn Spivey, Director of Utilities for the City of Plant City, Florida Lynn shared her career path. She started her early career working for the U.S. Airforce and working for a defense contractor in electronics. She went to school for Chemical Engineering and ended up in the municipal water and wastewater sector. Lynn has a wonderful perspective on navigating tricky career situations, and the Empowering Women team hopes you enjoy this first...

Duration:01:12:25

Introduction to the Empowering Women Podcast and Mel the Engineer

3/21/2019
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Mel the Engineer speaks solo on this episode to describe what the Empowering Women Podcast is all about. She also shares information on the Empowering Women in Industry Organization, and CollabSuite, a career support group for women working in male-dominated fields.

Duration:00:04:10