Ambition Out Loud

Ambition Out Loud

Latest Episodes

S3 Ep3: S3 EP3 - Make Mindset Your Superpower with Tina Unrue
April 09, 2024

What if mindset could be your superpower? So much of our ability to lead is constrained by our mindset. Narrow thinking can hamper decision-making, stifle team performance, and drive us to burn out. In this episode Tina shares how the Energy Leadership

S3 Ep2: S3 EP2 - The Creative Power of Play with Alex Suchman
October 04, 2023

Gaming is often dismissed as being purely recreational, but its actually an highly effective tool for learning and team development. Today, Alex Suchman joins me to dive into a topic that leaders often overlook.Alex is the CEO and Co-founder of Barome

S3 Ep1: S3 EP1 - Demystifying Executive Search with Somer Hackley
September 26, 2023

Women account for over half of all management positions in the U.S., but progress remains slow when it comes to breaking glass ceilings. As of 2022, women held only 8.8% of Fortune 500 CEO roles. The black box nature of executive search is certainly not

S2 Ep7: S2 EP7 - Authentic Power with Ashley Bernardi
April 11, 2022

What if, instead of viewing your emotions as a weakness, you saw them as a source of strength?Ashley Bernardi, Literary Titan Book Award Winner and Author of "Authentic Power: Give Yourself Permission to Feel" learned how to step into her strength when

BONUS: Get Hired Challenge
October 08, 2021

By now we are all well aware that many women felt trapped between a rock and a hard place as the coronavirus spread and dependent care responsibilities increased. In the face of these unsustainable challenges, many women felt that they had no other choice

S2 EP6 - Own Your Financial Power with Rebecca Borton
November 03, 2020

When's the last time you flexed your financial power? Did you read that and think, "Nicole, you are talking to the wrong person. Where is this "financial power" of which you speak?" (It might be small, but I assure you it's there.)Rebecca Borton and

S2 EP5 - Empower Yourself with Phylicia Woods
October 31, 2020

Phylicia L. Woods comes from a long line of bold and empowered women. She is a Director of Federal Relations at the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network and currently serves as Vice Chair on the Fairfax County Commission for Women were she repre

Bonus - Your Tributes to RBG
October 27, 2020

Pausing time to share your tributes for our recently passed and dearly beloved Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.Community:Looking to connect with other ambitious women? Our community's online hang is the Ambition Unboxed FB Group at: www.

Bonus - Community Updates, RBG Tribute, and Connector Conference Preview
September 22, 2020

Mentioned in this episode:Submit your RBG tribute at by EOD on September 23, 2020Connector Conference - September 25, 2020: Use my speaker code for a discount (limited availability): Maaguo2

S2 Ep4: S2 EP4 - Age Defying Careers with Elise Stevens
September 03, 2020

What happens when ambition and ageism intersect? The outlook can feel bleak. Fortunately, there are ways you can take control of your career at any age. Elise Stevens, an experienced project delivery professional and author of the best-selling book Age