When Women Win is a podcast where female role models from around the world share their inspirational stories and practical tools for personal and professional success. In each episode, creator and host Rana Nawas draws out the stories and deconstructs the strategies of remarkable ladies making an impact.
The podcast features business leaders, celebrities and inspirational figures with guests including Beth Comstock, Kristina Kuzmic, Hala Gorani, Michelle Peluso, Marshall Goldsmith, Leslie Berland, and many more. By the end of Season 1, the podcast had become the number 1 most listened-to podcast in the Middle East. The second season of When Women Win launched in October 2018.
10-minute Update on When Women Win & More...
An "In-betweener" episode! Just Rana, on her new mic, talking about 2020 realities, Season 4 and other things to look forward to. Plus an introduction to WWW's revamped logo and new music. Enjoy!
Bernadette Abraham: Stress! And How to Unjunk Your Diet
Bernadette Abraham is a highly respected Functional Nutritional Therapy Practitioner who has written a book called Unjunk: How to Raise Healthy Eaters in a Processed World. Although she studied computer engineering, Bernadette is a lifelong athlete with a mad passion for health & fitness.
We talked about stress, exercise and food. Bernadette shared practical tips for getting kids to “unjunk”, from reading labels to managing your own feeding style to dealing with resistance.
Rana Dajani: Stem Cells, Success & Reading For Pleasure
Rana is an award-winning molecular cell biologist. She is also an award-winning social entrepreneur: her program “We love reading” that started in Jordan is now a social movement across 55 countries – getting children to read for pleasure.
We discussed how we can & should redefine "success". We approached this from a scientific perspective, much like Rana's work on stem cells. We talked about reading for pleasure, why it's so important and how to foster it.
Nisreen Shocair, Serial CEO: Leading Teams, Loyal Customers & IVF
As CEO of Virgin Megastores Middle East, Nisreen led a complete business turn-around to profitability. She has won many awards and now runs the regional arm of YOOX-net a porter, the world’s leading online luxury fashion retailer.
We had a far-ranging discussion about leading teams, retaining talent, creating loyal customers - and managing work while dealing with fertility issues.
Blockchain 101 - Plus Entrepreneurship & Zebras
Leanne is Founder and CEO of Everledger, a company that uses Blockchain technology to track high-value assets like diamonds. Leanne is recognised internationally as an innovator and leader in the technology space.
We talked about how blockchain enables traceability in a trust-less world. We also dived into entrepreneurship and her role as Queensland's Chief Entrepreneur.
Carla Harris: Navigating Wall Street Through Sponsorship & Authenticity
Carla is a Vice Chair & Managing Director at Morgan Stanley. She is also an author as well as a gospel singer who has sold out 5 concerts at Carnegie Hall!
We had a high energy chat about her 30-year career on Wall St and we explored themes that affect business women all over the world: from finding a sponsor to building relationships to owning your power.