The Early Career Women Collective Podcast is a podcast that reflects both the magic and the messiness of what it means to be a young professional woman. We invite you to join us as we unpack and explore the ideas, stories, opportunities and challenges that shape our experiences as young professional women and the importance of lifting one another up as we pursue our careers.
Ep. 7: Trust Yourself
This episode features Melody Wilding, the author of Trust Yourself: Stop Overthinking and Channel Your Emotions for Success at Work. Recently named one of Business Insider’s Most Innovative Coaches for her groundbreaking work on “Sensitive Strivers”, Melody has been featured in The New York Times and Wall Street Journal and is a contributor to Harvard Business Review, Fast Company, Psychology Today, and Forbes.
In this episode, we take a deep dive into the book and the journey which led her to write it. Melody shares some key insights into how you can regain your confidence and turn your sensitivity into a superpower. She also shares some wise advice for young professional women as they navigate their careers.
Order Melody's book: https://melodywilding.com/
Ep. 6: Relationships are the Key to Career Success
This episode features Ife Babatunde, Agency Lead at LinkedIn where she is responsible for managing strategic partnerships with the company’s largest media and advertising agency clients. Prior to LinkedIn, she was Vice President of Brand Marketing at Guggenheim Partners and a Senior Brand Planner at Ogilvy & Mather. She is a frequent speaker at industry events including SXSW, Advertising Week, and Cannes Lions.
Additionally, Ife is a passionate angel investor committed to closing the funding gap for women and backing the companies she wants to see in the world. She is a member of various investment networks including Pipeline Angels and Portfolia and holds a BA from Columbia University and a MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.
Links Mentioned in this Episode:
Sign Up for Masterclass with Ife: Building Your Professional Brand on LinkedinLinkedIn: Ife BabatundePipeline AngelsHurry HomeAsk An AngelRecord and Display Your Name Pronunciation on Your ProfileThe 7 Habits
Ep. 5: Shifting Out of Autopilot
Our guest is Patricia Karpas. Patricia leads content for both Muse, the brain sensing headband and Meditation Studio, the 5-star app that Apple named as one of its top 10 of the year. She is also the co-host and founder of the popular podcast, Untangle, where she has interviewed over 200 thought-leaders, authors and experts in areas related to meditation, mindfulness, neuroscience and other contemplative practices. Patricia is a former television and media executive and has worked at CNBC, NBC, AOL and Time Warner. She has her MBA from the University of Denver.
Untangle Podcast: https://meditationstudioapp.com/podcasts
Meditation Studio: https://meditationstudioapp.com/
Ep. 4: The Power of Pop-Up Events
Our guest is Susan Sandler, an integrated marketing expert and entrepreneur. Susan founded PopUpSummer!, one of the first Pop-Up Retailing companies in 2001 and has worked with hundreds of designers and brands in single and multi-brand activations...
Ep. 3: Leading with Kindness and Strength
This episode features Fran Hauser, the best-selling author of The Myth of the Nice Girl: Achieving a Career You Love Without Becoming a Person You Hate.
Fran Hauser WebsiteThe Myth of the Nice GirlFrom the Desk of Fran Hauser
Ep. 2: The Power of Asking
Our guest this episode is Dr. Wayne Baker. In his new book All You Have To Do Is Ask, Baker offers us numerous tools—favored by companies from Google to GM—that transform asking for help from an uncomfortable burden, to an advantageous skill and catalyst for success.
"Inspired" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
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All You Have To Do is Ask (Book): https://allyouhavetodoisask.com/orderAsking-Giving Assessment: https://allyouhavetodoisask.com/assess
So helpful for younger working women!!
After having Jennifer as a professor and mentor in college, she has continued to help me in my professional endeavors. Her words and wisdom are so helpful while I’ve been branding myself and building my photography career. Looking forward to new episodes!!