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In today’s society there are blockades keeping people from finding balance and success in their everyday lives. This podcast series leverages insight from leaders who are breaking mindsets and overcoming barriers. In each episode, we take a deep-dive into how they defy expectations and accomplish great change in their field.

Breaking Mindset‪s‬ Brooks Kushman

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In today’s society there are blockades keeping people from finding balance and success in their everyday lives. This podcast series leverages insight from leaders who are breaking mindsets and overcoming barriers. In each episode, we take a deep-dive into how they defy expectations and accomplish great change in their field.

    Christine Pompa from Yeti on Succeeding as a Minority in the Workplace

    Christine Pompa from Yeti on Succeeding as a Minority in the Workplace

    Christine Pompa is the Director of IP and Litigation at Yeti. She has significant experience working both in private practice and in-house, and is passionate about diversity and inclusion in the legal industry. In this episode, Sangeeta Shah talks with Christine about the importance of self-acceptance and how professionals, especially minorities, can develop confidence in the workplace without losing their identity. She also discusses why why DEI policies and knowledge are so important and benefit everyo

    • 37 min
    Christine Pompa from Yeti on Making Career Moves

    Christine Pompa from Yeti on Making Career Moves

    Christine Pompa is the Director of Intellectual Property and Litigation at Yeti. Christine has significant experience working both in private practice and in in-house. She is passionate about diversity and inclusion efforts in the legal industry. In this episode, Sangeeta Shah talks with Christine about what it was like to transition from a law firm to an in-house role that included a geographic move and how she is balancing work, family, and her own mental well-being during the COVID-19 pandemic.

    • 29 min
    Dr. Tonya Matthews from Wayne State on Strengthening Intersectional Inclusion in STEM Careers

    Dr. Tonya Matthews from Wayne State on Strengthening Intersectional Inclusion in STEM Careers

    Dr. Tonya Matthews is the Director of STEM Learning Innovation and Associate Provost for Inclusive Workforce Development at Wayne State University. She is a thought leader with a diverse background which includes academics and professional work as a scientist, educator, volunteer, and award-winning writer and poet. In this episode, Sangeeta Shah talks with Tonya about her personal STEM career journey and the importance of intersectional inclusion, diversity of thought, and community in STEM.

    • 33 min
    Dr. Tonya Matthews from Wayne State on Creating Equitable Access to STEM Careers

    Dr. Tonya Matthews from Wayne State on Creating Equitable Access to STEM Careers

    Dr. Tonya Matthews is the Director of STEM Learning Innovation and Associate Provost for Inclusive Workforce Development at Wayne State University. She is a thought leader with a diverse background which includes academics and professional work as a scientist, educator, volunteer, and award-winning writer. In this episode, Sangeeta Shah talks with Tonya about her work at Wayne State, the university’s new STEM Innovation Center, and how to use your professional power to be courageous on behalf of others.

    • 32 min
    Gael Tisack from Olympus Co. on the Role of Flexibility as a Driver of Professional Success

    Gael Tisack from Olympus Co. on the Role of Flexibility as a Driver of Professional Success

    Gael Tisack is the Global Head of Intellectual Property at Olympus Corporation, a manufacturer of optics and reprography products. In this episode of Breaking Mindsets, Sangeeta Shah talks with Gael about her passion for acting as a mentor, the importance of being flexible in the workplace, work-life balance, and how instead of learning to say “no,” she’s advises mentees to say “yes, and.”

    • 41 min
    Dr. Rose Moten on Maintaining Your Mental Health and Staying Connected During Social Distancing

    Dr. Rose Moten on Maintaining Your Mental Health and Staying Connected During Social Distancing

    Dr. Rose Moten is a fully licensed clinical psychologist, author, speaker and life-transformation coach with 20 years of mental health experience. She is the director of BLOOM Transformation Center, a full-service wellness clinic. In this episode of Breaking Mindsets, Sangeeta Shah talks with Dr. Rose about actionable steps you can take to keep yourself and your loved ones mentally healthy during the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic.

    • 38 min

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