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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.

When Women Win Rana Nawas

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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.

    Nadine Mezher: Owning Your Financial Independence

    Nadine Mezher: Owning Your Financial Independence

    Nadine Mezher is the Co-founder and Chief Marketing Officer of Sarwa, the first automated investment advisory platform in the Middle East and award-winning fintech start-up that's raised 3 rounds of funding in just 2 years.

    We talked about trees! Then we got into investing: the mistakes that people typically make, and how we can avoid them using the 4 rules of investing. We discussed her experience as an entrepreneur and the challenges she faces every day, both in business and as a mom.

    • 37 min
    Norma Taki, Partner at PwC: Winning in the Corporate World

    Norma Taki, Partner at PwC: Winning in the Corporate World

    We talked about the fundamentals of corporate life, and the way women’s challenges change over time as you rise in the pyramid and become more senior. We discussed managing the Imposter Syndrome and navigating the sensitivities of self-promotion. We talked about mentorship and sponsorship, the myth of women “opting out” and the role of a D&I leader. Finally, we got technical as I wanted to learn from the ultimate industry expert what the retail trends are globally and how they compare in the Middle Ea

    • 38 min
    Arlan Hamilton: Built a Venture Capital Fund While Homeless

    Arlan Hamilton: Built a Venture Capital Fund While Homeless

    Arlan is the Founder and Managing Partner of Backstage Capital, a fund that invests in underrepresented and underestimated founders. She built it while homeless, and since 2015 Backstage has invested nearly $7m into 130 startups.

    We talked about Arlan’s journey, the founders she invests in and what she's learnt from them. We discussed self-care, Arlan’s podcast “Your First Million”, her upcoming book “It’s About Damn Time”, the meaning of failure and the impact of success.

    • 32 min
    Resilience & Surviving Genocide: Marie-Christine Nibagwire

    Resilience & Surviving Genocide: Marie-Christine Nibagwire

    Rwanda, 1994. Marie-Christine was an accountant and a young mother of a 2yr-old daughter, when the genocide came to her doorstep. She escaped: carrying her daughter on her back, Marie-Christine crossed four African countries on foot, experiencing poverty, starvation and many human rights abuses. Shethen studied trauma and resilience, and uses her skills to help other genocide survivors and refugees to get on their feet again, through her organisation “Safe Refuge Rwanda”.

    • 41 min
    Kristin Lemkau: Chief Marketing Officer of JP Morgan Chase

    Kristin Lemkau: Chief Marketing Officer of JP Morgan Chase

    We talked about Kristin's path from aspiring novelist to CMO, managing a $5B budget at a $400B bank. And got practical advice on a range of subjects, from dealing with the Imposter Syndrome to sourcing feedback to promoting other women.

    • 44 min
    Zoe Kinias: Research That Helps Women Rise In Your Workplace

    Zoe Kinias: Research That Helps Women Rise In Your Workplace

    Zoe is Associate Professor of Organisational Behavior at INSEAD, and is Academic Director of INSEAD's Gender Initiative.

    This episode is a manual for CEOs, managers and male allies on how to support the advancement of women in the workplace.

    • 39 min

Customer Reviews

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Terrific

I am enjoying every minutes listening to your podcast, motivational , inspirational and informative. Keep it up.

هتون قاضي ,

Inspiring

I am spending really good time with each episode, very inspiring stories and hands on advices from women with rich experiences. With this podcast, complaining from road traffic is something from the past now👍🏼

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