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Inspiration meets practical advice in this podcast from the nation’s largest network of conferences for women in the workplace. For over 20 years, we’ve delivered insights from extraordinary women, such as Michelle Obama, Maya Angelou, Indra Nooyi, Elizabeth Gilbert, Serena Williams, and Brené Brown. Now, Women Amplified offers you a taste of the Conference each month to enjoy from the comfort of your own phone! Hosted by award-winning journalist Celeste Headlee, you can expect true stories and real-world advice from the most brilliant and successful women out there. We cover topics around leadership, career advancement, self-care, transitions and other relevant issues that women face. This is your go-to listening experience to help you navigate life in your career and at home and bring your best “you” to all that you do!

Inspiration meets practical advice in this podcast from the nation’s largest network of conferences for women in the workplace. For over 20 years, we’ve delivered insights from extraordinary women, such as Michelle Obama, Maya Angelou, Indra Nooyi, Elizabeth Gilbert, Serena Williams, and Brené Brown. Now, Women Amplified offers you a taste of the Conference each month to enjoy from the comfort of your own phone! Hosted by award-winning journalist Celeste Headlee, you can expect true stories and real-world advice from the most brilliant and successful women out there. We cover topics around leadership, career advancement, self-care, transitions and other relevant issues that women face. This is your go-to listening experience to help you navigate life in your career and at home and bring your best “you” to all that you do!

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United States

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Inspiration meets practical advice in this podcast from the nation’s largest network of conferences for women in the workplace. For over 20 years, we’ve delivered insights from extraordinary women, such as Michelle Obama, Maya Angelou, Indra Nooyi, Elizabeth Gilbert, Serena Williams, and Brené Brown. Now, Women Amplified offers you a taste of the Conference each month to enjoy from the comfort of your own phone! Hosted by award-winning journalist Celeste Headlee, you can expect true stories and real-world advice from the most brilliant and successful women out there. We cover topics around leadership, career advancement, self-care, transitions and other relevant issues that women face. This is your go-to listening experience to help you navigate life in your career and at home and bring your best “you” to all that you do!

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English


Episodes

Women of Color & the Workplace | 2020 Session

6/16/2020
It’s no secret that women of color face some unique career challenges, even in companies that have diversity initiatives in place. But what these challenges are, and what strategies can be used to help overcome them, is too often left out of career advancement discussions. Not in this episode! Minda Harts, author of The Memo, […] The post Women of Color & the Workplace | 2020 Session appeared first on The Conferences for Women.

Duration:00:54:17

Giving Voice to All with “Sing, Unburied, Sing” Author Jesmyn Ward

6/12/2020
Get up close and personal with two-time National Book Award winner Jesmyn Ward. In this episode of Women Amplified, we explore writing as a vehicle to give a voice to others past and present. Ward’s powerful insights, however, go far beyond writing instruction. Her words serve as an important reminder that we have a responsibility […] The post Giving Voice to All with “Sing, Unburied, Sing” Author Jesmyn Ward appeared first on The Conferences for Women.

Duration:00:26:51

How to Be Brave, Not Perfect with Reshma Saujani

5/5/2020
In this special episode, Reshma Saujani, founder of Girls Who Code, talks with guest host Laysha Ward, executive vice president and chief external engagement officer for Target, about her new book, Brave, Not Perfect. This conversation took place before the outbreak of COVID-19. But we’re airing it now because it clearly speaks to the challenges many […] The post How to Be Brave, Not Perfect with Reshma Saujani appeared first on The Conferences for Women.

Duration:00:29:34

Creating Financial Health Now with Teresa Ghilarducci

4/8/2020
Life looks different right now and concerns over money and future financial stability are high. But that doesn’t make you powerless. This episode features economist and author Teresa Ghilarducci, who offers invaluable and actionable ways you can take control of your finances in the short-term and create long-term financial health. Learn sustainable daily habits to […] The post Creating Financial Health Now with Teresa Ghilarducci appeared first on The Conferences for Women.

Duration:00:28:45

Test Best Breakouts

4/3/2020
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Duration:00:58:57

How to Cultivate the Resilience We Need Now

3/23/2020
“If you’re naturally one of those super, über-productive people who are wondering why in the world you’re not getting a ton done or how to get it done, take a couple deep breaths. Reset your nervous system.” COVID-19 has rocked our world—leaving us confused and worried amidst this new changing, challenging and uncharted time. As […] The post How to Cultivate the Resilience We Need Now appeared first on The Conferences for Women.

Duration:00:34:37

The Fix: Overcoming the Invisible Barriers to Creating Cultures of Equality at Work

3/1/2020
For years, we have heard that to succeed at work, we have to change—lean in, negotiate like a man, hold back on being nice. But Michelle King, Director of Inclusion for Netflix and author of the new book, The Fix, says we don’t need to fix women, we need to fix work—for the sake of […] The post The Fix: Overcoming the Invisible Barriers to Creating Cultures of Equality at Work appeared first on The Conferences for Women.

Duration:00:31:32

Proven Success Principles that Will Help You Move Forward in Your Career

2/5/2020
What do Fortune 500 CEOs do that makes them successful? Top-rated Conferences for Women speaker Charmaine McClarie asked them, then helpfully distilled their answers into six “Success Principles.” Scroll down and click Play to listen in your browser. Or subscribe to Women Amplified wherever you get your podcasts, and take advantage of Conference for Women […] The post Proven Success Principles that Will Help You Move Forward in Your Career appeared first on The Conferences for Women.

Duration:00:27:32

The Biggest Danger Women Pose to the Status Quo

1/10/2020
Start 2020 strong with Pat Mitchell, first female president of CNN Productions and PBS, co-founder and curator of TEDWomen, global advocate for women’s rights, and author of Becoming a Dangerous Woman. Scroll down and click Play to listen in your browser. Or subscribe to Women Amplified wherever you get your podcasts, and take advantage of […] The post The Biggest Danger Women Pose to the Status Quo appeared first on The Conferences for Women.

Duration:00:34:57

Here’s How to Be Happier Now

12/2/2019
“So many people are so stressed out and so overwhelmed that they can’t even, and I say this from personal experience, they cannot even allow themselves to pause and recognize that they’re running at an unacceptable pace.” Scroll down and click Play to listen in your browser. Or subscribe to Women Amplified wherever you get […] The post Here’s How to Be Happier Now appeared first on The Conferences for Women.

Duration:00:41:29

How to Manage Your Boss

11/4/2019
“Look at who your boss is; understand how they operate—don’t judge; understand how you operate; and then assess the gap.” —Mary Abbajay, organizational and leadership development expert and author, Managing Up Most leadership books focus on how to manage the people who report to you. But equally important is how you manage your boss. (And […] The post How to Manage Your Boss appeared first on The Conferences for Women.

Duration:00:27:23

ENCORE | Networking and Mentoring: Build Relationships, Not Just Contacts | 2019 Session

10/9/2019
Developing a strong network of mentors and advocates is critical to career success. These meaningful relationships will serve you throughout your career and can help you be a valuable connection for others. A lot of hard work, networking and mentors helped FOX’s NFL reporter Laura Okmin break through the barriers in a male-dominated field and ultimately cover the biggest names on the biggest stages. Now, she’s paying it forward by … [ more ] The post ENCORE | Networking and Mentoring:...

Duration:00:43:13

ENCORE | Harness Resilience to Catapult Yourself Forward | 2019 Session

10/9/2019
Women today face more stresses and strains, both professionally and personally, than ever before. But what if you could embrace life’s challenges in ways that enabled you to catapult yourself forward? Join resilience expert Anne Grady as she presents with a comedic spin her story of being forced to build resilience and how her life was transformed as a result. She will share the important tools to enable you to … [ more ] The post ENCORE | Harness Resilience to Catapult Yourself Forward |...

Duration:00:59:12

ENCORE | Your Money: A Pathway to a Richer Life | 2019 Session

10/9/2019
What do we want from our money? Some of us look for independence and security, while others desire more choices and a better way of life. But all of us want to experience less stress around money. So, now that women have more money—and power—than ever before, how can we start making our money work for us? In this session, Today Show financial editor and best-selling author Jean Chatzky will … [ more ] The post ENCORE | Your Money: A Pathway to a Richer Life | 2019 Session appeared first on...

Duration:00:57:36

ENCORE | You’re Not Lost: Create the Career YOU Want, Not What is Being Determined for You | 2019 Session

10/9/2019
Making some career decisions can be enough to bring any adult to her knees. The anxiety, second-guessing and often unsolicited opinions we face are abundant. This “Where am I going with my life?”self-doubt affects us all at some point. It can also prevent you from making the small decisions that will help you get where you want to go. Join this panel for helpful insights into how to think about … [ more ] The post ENCORE | You’re Not Lost: Create the Career YOU Want, Not What is Being...

Duration:01:03:30

Brave, Not Perfect | 2019 Session

10/9/2019
How would it feel to be able to embrace imperfection? To not try to please everyone all the time? To not pass up opportunities that take you out of your comfort zone? Or to avoid rejection at all costs? In this session, Girls Who Code founder and CEO Reshma Saujani will share an array of insights into ending our love affair with perfection and rewiring ourselves for bravery. She’ll share … [ more ] The post Brave, Not Perfect | 2019 Session appeared first on Pennsylvania Conference for...

Duration:01:01:18

ENCORE | How is Bias Affecting Your Organization? | 2019 Session

10/9/2019
We all have blind spots: hidden unconscious biases that can influence the culture of our organizations and the career trajectories of all its employees. But when we learn how to identify these blind spots, we have the power to make change. Sharing best practices and lessons learned from their first-hand experiences, diversity consultant Tiffany Jana and this panel of experts will examine what helps break down these biases, and what … [ more ] The post ENCORE | How is Bias Affecting Your...

Duration:01:03:46

ENCORE | Finding and Engaging Male Allies | 2019 Session

10/9/2019
When men use their power to advocate for women and support the creation of an equitable organization, everyone wins. But how do you inspire a male colleague or boss to be your ally in removing the barriers to your success? Join workplace gender expert David Smith and a panel of experts for an enlightening discussion about overcoming reluctance to allyship and identifying the actions allies can take to support your … [ more ] The post ENCORE | Finding and Engaging Male Allies | 2019 Session...

Duration:00:59:26

Inspiration to Ignite Your Inner Rebel: Real Stories from a Real Rebel Girl | 2019 Session

10/9/2019
From Silicon Valley entrepreneur to global best-selling author, the co-creator of the “Good Night Stories For Rebel Girls” series Elena Favilli will share her rebellious journey. Hear how her battle against Silicon Valley sexism led to writing stories of real women. Learn why the fight for gender equality begins with the stories we tell our children and how their book series sparked a movement of rebel girls across the globe. … [ more ] The post Inspiration to Ignite Your Inner Rebel: Real...

Duration:00:57:16

Happier Now: Embracing the Everyday | 2019 Session

10/9/2019
Many of us are so busy chasing perfectionism, we forget to enjoy the everyday moments—imagining that happiness will come at some elusive time in the future. In this session, happiness expert Nataly Kogan and a panel of experts will share simple strategies for how to experience more joy, recognize when a change is needed, find contentment and have greater resilience when times get tough. You will learn how to escape … [ more ] The post Happier Now: Embracing the Everyday | 2019 Session...

Duration:00:57:31