100 episodes

A podcast drawing on the wisdom of those who have gone before to help younger women achieve career success.

Advice To My Younger Me Sara Holtz

    • Business
    • 4.9 • 90 Ratings

A podcast drawing on the wisdom of those who have gone before to help younger women achieve career success.

    Episode 132: Advice to My Younger Me: Career Lessons from 100 Successful Women is launched!

    Episode 132: Advice to My Younger Me: Career Lessons from 100 Successful Women is launched!

    Sara is interviewed about the origin and content of her new book, Advice to My Younger Me: Career Lessons from 100 Successful Women.
    You’ll hear:
    A decision I made early in my career that I regret The mindset you need to have your most successful career How to discover what your Right Work is Book:  Advice to My Younger Me: Career Lessons from 100 Successful Women
     
    Leave a review of the book.
    Website: www.tomyyounger.me   
    Sign up for the Advice to My Younger Me monthly newsletter: www.tomyyounger.me
    Sara can be reached on LinkedIn. 

    • 28 min
    Episode 131: Planning for 2022 with Sara Holtz

    Episode 131: Planning for 2022 with Sara Holtz

    Before you start setting professional and personal goals for 2022, here are 12 questions to ask yourself about what happened this year.
    The questions:
    What were your most significant professional accomplishments this year?
    What were your most significant personal accomplishments this year?
    What did you do that contributed to the success of those accomplishments?
    What are you most excited about at work and in your personal life in the coming year?
    What you are most grateful for right now in your professional and personal life?
    What did you learn about yourself during the pandemic? 
    Which of these learnings do you want to carry forward in the future?
    What do you want more of in your life?
    What do you want less of in your life?
    What are you most concerned about?
    What is one major work-related project that you want to focus on in 2022?
    What’s one major personal project you want to focus on in 2022?.
     
    My book, Advice to My Younger Me, Career Lessons from 100 Successful Women, will be available on January 18th on Amazon.
     
    Remember to sign up for the Advice to My Younger Me monthly newsletter, so you can receive a free copy of a chapter in the book when it is released. www.tomyyounger.me
     
    Sara can be reached on LinkedIn. 
    Leave a review: 
    https://itunes.apple.com/podcast/id1101880566?mt=2&ls=1
     

    • 12 min
    Episode 130: The Best Advice You’ve Ever Received

    Episode 130: The Best Advice You’ve Ever Received

    Five previous guests share the best advice they ever received.
    You’ll hear advice about
    How to handle bad news How to measure what your salary should be Whether being liked should be a goal Guests who shared the best advice they were given:
    Emilie Aries – Episode 84
    Nora McInerny – Episode 48
    Andie Kramer – Episode 102
    Cara Hale Alter – Episode 41
    Emily Esfahani Smith – Episode 32
     
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    Sara can be reached on LinkedIn. 
    Leave a review: 
    https://itunes.apple.com/podcast/id1101880566?mt=2&ls=1

    • 11 min
    Episode 129: Don’t Be Afraid to Drop the Ball with Tiffany Dufu

    Episode 129: Don’t Be Afraid to Drop the Ball with Tiffany Dufu

    Tiffany Dufu, author of Drop the Ball: Achieving More by Doing Less, and founder and CEO of The Cru, discusses figuring out what’s important to you and then enlisting people to support you in achieving that.
    You’ll hear:
    How to figure out what is really important to you at work and at home. A powerful way to deal with Home Control Disease How to get others to agree to let you “drop the ball” on less critical tasks The value of a peer mentoring group Book:  Drop the Ball: Achieving More by Doing Less Unapologetically
    The Cru: www.thecru.com/
    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/tiffanydufu/
     
    Sign up for the Advice to My Younger Me monthly newsletter: www.tomyyounger.me
    Sara can be reached on Twitter and LinkedIn. 
    Leave a review: 
    https://itunes.apple.com/podcast/id1101880566?mt=2&ls=1

    • 28 min
    Episode 128: Thriving in the Corporate Workplace with Demetra Liggins

    Episode 128: Thriving in the Corporate Workplace with Demetra Liggins

    Demetra Liggins, host of the Corporate Homie podcast and an accomplished lawyer, provides wide-ranging advice on how to have a successful career in the corporate world as a woman and as a person of color.
    You’ll hear:
    The importance of focusing on learning your craft How to get the most out of company off-sites The best way to be an ally to women of color Podcast: Corporate Homie - https://www.corporatehomie.com
    Website: https://www.corporatehomie.com
     
    Sign up for the Advice to My Younger Me monthly newsletter: www.tomyyounger.me
    Sara can be reached on LinkedIn.
    Leave a review: 
    https://itunes.apple.com/podcast/id1101880566?mt=2&ls=1

    • 21 min
    Episode 127: Advice for Early Career Success with Christy Noel

    Episode 127: Advice for Early Career Success with Christy Noel

    In this episode, Christy Noel, author of Your Personal Career Coach: Real-World Experiences for Early Career Success, talks about how to ask for a raise, how to be a valued employee and how to be a better manager.
    You’ll hear:
    Important steps to take when asking for a raise Why you should be focused on making your boss’ job easier The most important questions to ask on your first 30 days in a new role or job Books: Your Personal Career Coach: Real-World Experiences for Early Career Success
    Your Career Survival Guide: How to Get and Keep a Job in Times of Crisis
    Website: christynoel.com.
    Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/christynoel/
    Twitter: https://twitter.com/christynoelauth
    Additional Resources:
    8 Simple Things that Will Get You Promoted: christynoel.com/getpromoted
     
    Sign up for the Advice to My Younger Me monthly newsletter: www.tomyyounger.me
    Sara can be reached on Twitter and LinkedIn.
    Leave a review: 
    https://itunes.apple.com/podcast/id1101880566?mt=2&ls=1

    • 23 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
90 Ratings

90 Ratings

monterey joy ,

Best podcast ever

My favorite career podcast of all times. It has helped me a lot to transition into a new role successfully and learn to speak up. thank you Sara!

ASobering ,

Entertaining, insightful, and actionable! 🔥

Whether you’re already well-established in your career or just getting started, this is a must-listen podcast for you! Sara does an incredible job leading conversations that cover a huge breath of topics related to the ins and outs of building a thriving career (and life!) you can be proud of with leaders who’ve actually experienced success themselves. Highly recommend listening and subscribing!

PeppyBB ,

Wonderful for all ages

Sara brings a raw, honest, and helpful perspective to her podcast Advice to My Younger Me. Her guests bring wisdom that I wish I had when I was younger and first starting out my career but I am grateful to hear it now in my 40s as my career is accelerating. Thank you, Sara!

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