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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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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

How to Be Happier in Tumultuous Times – with Laurie Santos

9/13/2021
We are experiencing incredibly strange times resulting in dramatic and profound changes in our lives at work and at home. Many of us are filled with more negative emotion and stress than usual which has taken a toll on our mental health. What can we do to be a little bit happier as women in […] The post How to Be Happier in Tumultuous Times – with Laurie Santos appeared first on The Conferences for Women.

Duration:00:45:56

The Mental Health Movement and Your Wellbeing

9/7/2021
The mental health crisis has been looming in our country for decades, well before the pandemic hit. Covid-19 further exacerbated and accelerated the situation—for women especially, who have felt the burden in unimaginable ways at work and at home. This global crisis, coupled with the bravery of public figures like Simone Biles and Naomi Osaka […] The post The Mental Health Movement and Your Wellbeing appeared first on The Conferences for Women.

Duration:00:36:47

Staying Afloat Without Risking Your Career | That’s A Good Question

8/31/2021
The pandemic brought new meaning to the “sandwich generation,” leaving women, in particular, stretched thinner than ever. This month’s listener finds herself in a seemingly impossible situation: She’s the family breadwinner caring for two young children, a husband with a chronic illness, elderly parents—and she just got a promotion at work. How can she manage […] The post Staying Afloat Without Risking Your Career | That’s A Good Question appeared first on The Conferences for Women.

Duration:00:44:38

How to Network Virtually—with Cate Luzio

8/16/2021
Many of us have put networking on the back burner as we waited out the pandemic. And even now, many of us are still working remotely, trying our best to connect over video conference. But just because we are in this hybrid transition right now doesn’t mean your network has to stop growing. There are […] The post How to Network Virtually—with Cate Luzio appeared first on The Conferences for Women.

Duration:00:18:13

How to Connect in a Reconnected World—with Cal Newport

8/10/2021
Overnight, technology essentially became our only means of communication. Face to face interactions – meetings, conferences, networking – were immediately replaced with Zoom coffees, happy hours and team meetings. It took adjustment, but we adapted. Now, as we re-emerge and navigate a new normal, many are struggling to reconnect outside of the confines of their […] The post How to Connect in a Reconnected World—with Cal Newport appeared first on The Conferences for Women.

Duration:00:46:58

What to Do When You’re Chronically Underpaid | That’s A Good Question

7/26/2021
Welcome to the first episode of “That’s A Good Question,” a new segment in which our host Celeste Headlee teams up with an expert to answer YOUR real-life work-life questions. In this episode, our listener realizes she is being paid less than her colleagues for the same work, with the same experience. Should she demand […] The post What to Do When You’re Chronically Underpaid | That’s A Good Question appeared first on The Conferences for Women.

Duration:00:41:49

Success, Leadership and Authenticity: A Conversation with Stacey Abrams

7/12/2021
This episode is a replay of an amazing 2021 California Conference for Women Keynote Conversation with best-selling author, nonprofit CEO and political leader Stacey Abrams. Narrowly defeated as the first Black woman to win a major party nomination for Governor, she galvanized a movement that would register 800,000 new voters. Joined by award-winning journalist Lisa […] The post Success, Leadership and Authenticity: A Conversation with Stacey Abrams appeared first on The Conferences for...

Duration:00:33:07

Malcolm Gladwell on Bold Leadership in a New World of Work

7/6/2021
Managing in a post-pandemic workplace is more complex than ever. Leaders have been required to stretch their skills in unimaginable ways and swiftly adjust their styles to meet the unique needs of individual team members. Featuring renowned journalist and best-selling author Malcolm Gladwell, this episode will explore ways you can keep your teams engaged, productive […] The post Malcolm Gladwell on Bold Leadership in a New World of Work appeared first on The Conferences for Women.

Duration:00:43:26

Think Again: Adam Grant on the Power of Knowing What You Don’t Know

6/21/2021
In this episode, Wharton’s top-rated professor and organizational psychologist Adam Grant invites us to examine the critical leadership skill of rethinking: learning to question your opinions and open other people’s minds, making you a stronger and more flexible leader in the process. In an increasingly divided world, too many of us favor the comfort of […] The post Think Again: Adam Grant on the Power of Knowing What You Don’t Know appeared first on The Conferences for Women.

Duration:00:44:57

How to Turn Your Difference into an Advantage – with Tania Katan

6/7/2021
Amazing “creative disruptor” Tania Katan has spent years sneaking her imagination into the office, using creativity to disrupt norms and turning her differences into her superpower. As a woman, breast cancer survivor, and a member of the LGTBQ community, Tania shares real-life experiences to help transform your mindset. You’ll be inspired to capitalize on your […] The post How to Turn Your Difference into an Advantage – with Tania Katan appeared first on The Conferences for Women.

Duration:00:36:16

Asian-American Women Pioneering the Path Forward: A Conversation with Awkwafina & Lisa Ling

5/17/2021
Today’s episode is an exclusive replay of a 2020 Massachusetts Conference for Women keynote conversation recognizing two remarkable pioneers blazing trails for Asian Americans, and inspiring women and girls of all ages and backgrounds: award-winning writer, actress, and comedian Awkwafina and journalist Lisa Ling. With authenticity and vulnerability, Awkwafina shares personal experiences in navigating the […] The post Asian-American Women Pioneering the Path Forward: A Conversation with...

Duration:00:23:46

How to Trust Your Voice Within: A Conversation with Glennon Doyle & Laysha Ward

5/3/2021
“We’re always asking other people how we should live. And when you think about it, that’s totally hilarious because by definition, no one has ever lived the life we’re living. No one has ever lived my life with my experiences, with my pain, with my loss, with my skills, with my effort. Every single life […] The post How to Trust Your Voice Within: A Conversation with Glennon Doyle & Laysha Ward appeared first on The Conferences for Women.

Duration:00:42:46

Suze Orman Answers Your Real-Life Money Questions

4/19/2021
“Whole life insurance or variable life insurance or universal life insurance, or this new universal index life insurance that everybody is being sold right now are probably my top four hate investments that I have. I don’t like them. I’ve never liked them and I’m never going to like them, because do you think that […] The post Suze Orman Answers Your Real-Life Money Questions appeared first on The Conferences for Women.

Duration:00:25:00

How to Get Good with Your Money — with Tiffany Aliche (the “Budgetnista!”)

4/5/2021
“Do you have children? Do you have a partner? Do you pay your bills? Do you manage at a workplace? Those things are hard. Investing is nothing in comparison to living your life as a woman. I promise you. You’re already killing it, and so you can invest. It is a confidence issue but not […] The post How to Get Good with Your Money — with Tiffany Aliche (the “Budgetnista!”) appeared first on The Conferences for Women.

Duration:00:41:01

What it Takes to Make History—with Dr. Jane Goodall

3/15/2021
“I think an awful lot of what I’ve done is dependent on the amazing mother I had. I mean, she supported this crazy dream I had when I was 10 of going to Africa. When everybody else laughed at me, there was never any question that, because I was a girl, I couldn’t do these […] The post What it Takes to Make History—with Dr. Jane Goodall appeared first on The Conferences for Women.

Duration:00:25:55

Women Making History: with Time’s Up Co-Founder Nina Shaw

2/28/2021
Show Notes: It’s Women’s History Month, and we’re talking to a woman who’s been making history for decades: renowned entertainment attorney and co-founding organizer of Time’s Up, Nina Shaw. As one of Hollywood’s most powerful dealmakers, Nina has been elevating the voices of women everywhere. This special, candid conversation explores the past, present and future […] The post Women Making History: with Time’s Up Co-Founder Nina Shaw appeared first on The Conferences for Women.

Duration:00:34:09

Women of Color Blazing Trails: A Conversation with Issa Rae & Laysha Ward

2/8/2021
Show Notes: This episode is a special way to kick off Black History Month by bringing you an extraordinary keynote conversation between producer, actress and writer Issa Rae and Target’s EVP and chief external engagement officer Laysha Ward. This conversation happened at the October 2020 Texas Conference for Women. Featuring two pioneers who are blazing […] The post Women of Color Blazing Trails: A Conversation with Issa Rae & Laysha Ward appeared first on The Conferences for Women.

Duration:00:27:38

James Clear on How to Keep Your New Year’s Resolutions

1/13/2021
Show Notes: Habits are not a finish line to be crossed. They’re a lifestyle to be lived. They’re something to stick to, day in and day out. In this episode, leading expert and best-selling author on habits James Clear will help you keep those New Year’s resolutions. Sharing proven and actionable tips, learn how to […]

Duration:00:30:25

Celebrate You: Prioritizing Your Self-Care and Mental Health

12/8/2020
December is a time of celebration. It is also a time when many feel sad, lonely, depressed and frantic with the holiday frenzy. These emotions are difficult to manage in a normal year – and 2020 has been an extraordinary year with immense emotional strain. This year, more than ever, don’t let your self-care take […] The post Celebrate You: Prioritizing Your Self-Care and Mental Health appeared first on The Conferences for Women.

Duration:00:35:16

Courageous Conversations: Skills for the Brave New World of Work

11/9/2020
As a nation we find ourselves at a tipping point around race, gender and power. So, how do we mobilize and ensure positive change within our work lives and communities? Trish Foster and Yaro Fong-Olivares from Bentley University join us to offer actionable tools for having courageous conversations – dialogue that is reciprocal, respectful, compassionate, […] The post Courageous Conversations: Skills for the Brave New World of Work appeared first on The Conferences for Women.

Duration:00:36:43