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Latest Episodes

Creating Your Authentic Personal Brand In These Times – with Yai Vargas
September 01, 2020

COVID-19 has greatly changed the way we network—requiring us to be more innovative than ever, especially with our use of technology. So, how should you think about building a strong personal brand in this new environment? In this episode, Yai Vargas,

Tiny Changes, Radical Results: Success in Uncertain Times – with Esther Wojcicki
August 04, 2020

Hear from a legendary educator—and the mother of three CEOs—in this month’s episode of Women Amplified. Some would say that Esther Wojcicki is the rainmaker of success – she knows how to raise, educate and manage others so they reach their highest pote...

How to Unleash Your Creative Genius – with Elizabeth Gilbert
July 21, 2020

This episode will make you feel GOOD—and we’ve got some exciting Conference news, too! Tune in. Take an exciting and inspirational journey with Eat, Pray Love phenomenon Elizabeth Gilbert in this episode of Women Amplified.

Navigating Transitions in Unpredictable Times with Erica Williams Simon
July 07, 2020

Making a career pivot can be scary and paralyzing, especially when events transpire that force an unexpected transition. Covid-19 has left many with lost jobs and time to reflect and reevaluate life and priorities.

Women of Color & the Workplace | 2020 Session
June 16, 2020

It’s no secret that women of color face some unique career challenges, even in companies that have diversity initiatives in place. But what these challenges are, and what strategies can be used to help overcome them,

Giving Voice to All with “Sing, Unburied, Sing” Author Jesmyn Ward
June 12, 2020

Get up close and personal with two-time National Book Award winner Jesmyn Ward. In this episode of Women Amplified, we explore writing as a vehicle to give a voice to others past and present. Ward’s powerful insights, however,

How to Be Brave, Not Perfect with Reshma Saujani
May 05, 2020

In this special episode, Reshma Saujani, founder of Girls Who Code, talks with guest host Laysha Ward, executive vice president and chief external engagement officer for Target, about her new book, Brave, Not Perfect.

Creating Financial Health Now with Teresa Ghilarducci
April 06, 2020

Life looks different right now and concerns over money and future financial stability are high. But that doesn’t make you powerless. This episode features economist and author Teresa Ghilarducci, who offers invaluable and actionable ways you can take c...

How to Cultivate the Resilience We Need Now
March 24, 2020

"If you're naturally one of those super, über-productive people who are wondering why in the world you're not getting a ton done or how to get it done, take a couple deep breaths. Reset your nervous system."

The Fix: Overcoming the Invisible Barriers to Creating Cultures of Equality at Work
March 01, 2020

Michelle King, Director of Inclusion for Netflix, says we don’t need to fix women, we need to fix work—for the sake of women, men and the future of innovation.