6 episodes

Lack of a female perspective in the top tier of business and technology has never felt as pressing as it does today.

The future of humanity is being shaped by a handful of giant tech corporations, all of them founded and run by men - in The West and in The East alike.

Tech-Philosopher and Entrepreneur Somi Arian discusses the lack of female presence in leadership roles in Business and Technology, with academics, industry leaders, and thinkers from across the world as together they brainstorm how to change this narrative.

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    • Technology
    • 4.9 • 11 Ratings

Lack of a female perspective in the top tier of business and technology has never felt as pressing as it does today.

The future of humanity is being shaped by a handful of giant tech corporations, all of them founded and run by men - in The West and in The East alike.

Tech-Philosopher and Entrepreneur Somi Arian discusses the lack of female presence in leadership roles in Business and Technology, with academics, industry leaders, and thinkers from across the world as together they brainstorm how to change this narrative.

    #6 - Professor Alessandra Cassar: Do Men and Women Compete In a Different Game?

    #6 - Professor Alessandra Cassar: Do Men and Women Compete In a Different Game?

    Professor Alessandra Cassar directs the master’s program in International and Development Economics at the University of San Francisco. 


    She uses both field and laboratory experiments to study individuals' behaviour. She explores women’s competitiveness in the socioeconomic realm and argues that female biology means that women compete differently and play an entirely different game than men and that we should change the system, not the woman.

    • 1 hr 10 min
    #5 - Sara Milne Rowe: Peak Performance, Purpose Energy & Moments that Matter

    #5 - Sara Milne Rowe: Peak Performance, Purpose Energy & Moments that Matter

    Sara Milne Rowe is a Leadership Performance Coach and the author of The SHED Method.  


    In today's podcast, Somi and Sara discuss how to harness the power of purpose energy and develop deliberate habits in preparation for the moments that matter and what female leaders need most to succeed in their career.

    • 50 min
    #4 - Laura Burkemper: The Power of Financial Literacy, and How Men and Women Differ in the Business World

    #4 - Laura Burkemper: The Power of Financial Literacy, and How Men and Women Differ in the Business World

    Laura Burkemper is a Adjunct Professor, Saint Louis University, CEO of Cartel Strategies. She teaches a course on “New Venture Feasibility” which is ranked 10th out of 2,600+ entrepreneurship programs. 


    Somi and Laura discuss the factors affecting women’s climb to the top tier of business, underlining the importance of financial literacy and how it can boost women’s financial freedom and create a desire to generate wealth.

    • 40 min
    #3 - Dr. Leah Austin: Biohacking, Living In The Fast Lane, and Women’s Health

    #3 - Dr. Leah Austin: Biohacking, Living In The Fast Lane, and Women’s Health

    Our guest on today’s episode is Dr. Leah Austin is a GP and Nutritional Therapist who specialises in Chronic, Hormone, Gut, and Nutrigenomics health.


     


    As Somi’s doctor, Leah keeps her feet on the ground as Somi tries to push the boundaries of biohacking female biology starting with herself. In this episode, Leah warns that living in the fast lane will take a toll on your body but if that’s what you really want to do there are ways to support your body along the way.

    • 42 min
    #2 - Joshua Meredith: Why We Need More Women in Technology & How to Make it Happen

    #2 - Joshua Meredith: Why We Need More Women in Technology & How to Make it Happen

    Joshua Meredith is the Director of Career Advising and Technology at Yeshiva University, teaches Ethics at Yeshiva, Georgetown University, and Muhlenberg College, and is the Chair of Hoya Hacks, the Georgetown University Hackathon. 


     


    Somi and Joshua discuss some of the ethical aspects of the lack of female presence and perspective in the top tier of business and technology and how to overcome this.

    • 1 hr 2 min
    #1 - Dr. Sophie Bartsich: Succeeding as a Female Surgeon, Challenges & Opportunities

    #1 - Dr. Sophie Bartsich: Succeeding as a Female Surgeon, Challenges & Opportunities

    Dr. Sophie Bartsich is a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon and the founder of a Biotech company that’s in search of a potential vaccine for breast cancer. 



    In today’s podcast, Sophie shares her story of becoming a plastic surgeon, and the challenges and opportunities facing women.

    • 45 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
11 Ratings

11 Ratings

Fiercedreamer3 ,

Thank you for making this

There are not female voices in this space. Thank you for making this. Super interesting.

Esthersept ,

Why we need more women in Tech

Very interesting podcast with honest discussion about the issues facing women getting into Tech. Worth a listen

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