Women Leadership Nation Breaking Barriers

Women Leadership Nation Breaking Barriers

In today’s world, everyone can use a little inspiration! Navigating your career isn't easy and many people at different points in their lives feel lost and unsure of the path they have taken, we have all experienced this at one point in our lives. Navigating your career is not a destination, but a journey. This podcast was created as a passion project to showcase women leaders' journey's and during the COVID-19 pandemic, there is no better time to gain inspiration and insight from amazing women across a wide range of industries and sectors. Our podcast is for anyone who is passionate about making a difference in their lives. The podcast is for those who are just starting their career, those who are striving to get to the next level, and those who have achieved all their goals and are wondering what is next! It is by sharing our stories that we can help one another navigate our careers and lives even during these challenging times. We are stronger together and have an incredible opportunity to learn from one another. Women Leadership Nation’s™ Breaking Barriers Podcast was created to provide a place where women can share inspiring stories, real-life experiences, and new ideas for how to break barriers, overcome challenges and grow your career while remaining authentic to who you are. Hosted by Jennifer Ladouceur, President of Women Leadership Nation™ Inc., each episode offers an open and honest conversation with inspiring women who are forward-thinking, accomplished professionals in their respective fields. Women Leadership Nation™, Breaking Barriers Podcast www.womenleadershipnation.com We are so grateful for our listeners, our fans, and our guests! You mean the world to us! By becoming a member you will allow us to dedicate additional time to Breaking Barriers so we can bring you even more amazing guests and resources and continue to build our community of kick-ass women! Thank you so much for your generosity and support, you are what keeps us going! Have any questions about our program? Please email us at shannon@womenleadershipnation.com with the subject line “Membership Question” or message us directly on Patreon. https://www.patreon.com/Breakingbarriers?fan_landing=true... Show More

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February 22, 2021 41 min

Beth Milliard, PhD who was recently promoted to Staff Sergeant at York Regional Police shares her fascinating career journey in the field of policing and her academic journey that led her to obtaining a PhD, creating new knowledge in the field of peer-support programs designed to help support the mental health of police officers’. Beth shares amazing insights into how you can successfully navigate your career, take chances, while a...

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Amanda Goreski is an inspiring leader both in the field of law and as a documentary producer.

Check out one of Amanda’s most recent documentaries called “Miracle, Baby” the story of Cory Conacher, a professional hockey player living with type 1 diabetes at: www.suprecontent.com

 

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Today's leaders need to be highly resilient and what better way to improve your ability to be resilient than to allow yourself 4 minutes to take a mindful break. COVID-19 is really testing our resiliency... so if you are having one of those days, balancing work, homeschooling, the unknown...just take 4 minutes and listen to Mallika Chopra's incredible guided meditation.

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Abigail is the Head of Strategic Planning and New Business Development at the ZOO, Google’s creative think tank for agencies and brands. She and her team works closely with the advertising and marketing communities to help develop their strategic and creative efforts for the digital space. While at Google, she has also launched an industry-first thought leadership series on human beings deep, emotional relationships with the digita...

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The Honourable Mary Ng was first elected as the Member of Parliament for Markham—Thornhill in April 2017 and was appointed Minister of Small Business and Export Promotion in July 2018. She was then re-elected in October 2019, and was appointed Minister of Small Business, Export Promotion and International Trade in November 2019.

Mary is a devoted community leader who has always believed in the power of public service, with 20 year...

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Pooja Handa is an award-winning broadcaster who most people recognize as the co-host of Toronto’s #1 morning show, CP24 Breakfast. Torontonians have come to know Pooja as one of the familiar faces greeting them every morning helping them start their day with a smile. She started in 2008 at CP24 as a News Anchor and Reporter and has covered everything from politics to entertainment.

She is a born storyteller, who uses her wit and h...

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October 28, 2020 21 min
Vicki Saunders is the founder of SheEO.world   “Our ecosystem-based model dramatically improves outcomes for women entrepreneurs. With the SheEO model, women show up as customers, advisors, network connections and funders of revenue-generating women-led businesses that are working on the World’s To-Do List.” Vicki Saunders   https://sheeo.world/about-us/  

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Zahra Al-harazi is the co-founder of Skillit (www.myskillit.com) and Author of What it Takes. Skillit is an experiential marketplace for skills. The founder and CEO of Foundry Communications, an internationally acclaimed, award-winning marketing and communications firm based in Calgary, Al-harazi was selected at Chatelaine’s Top Female Entrepreneur of the Year, named one of the Top 100 Most Powerful Women in Canada by the Women’s E...

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Rhonda Klosler is the National COO and Toronto Office Market Leader at RSM which is an international tax and accounting firm. 

As the national chief operating officer of RSM Canada, Rhonda oversees the firm’s finance, human resources, and growth initiatives. In addition, Rhonda leads the Toronto office in her role as office managing partner and executes the firm's growth plans in the Toronto market. Rhonda is a graduate of Bro...

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Jodi Kovitz, the author of a book called Go Out of Your Way! and Founder of Move The Dial is our special guest today. Her book demonstrates how one small act can "Move the Dial" in Business and Life where she explores ideas and solutions rather than focusing on the problem. 

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Councillor Sandra Yeung Racco has worked tirelessly on behalf of her constituents for more than 15 years. She was first elected in 2003 and is currently the longest serving Asian female politician in the City of Vaughan and York Region. Now entering into her fifth term on Vaughan Council, she has been a driving force in bringing new parks, community centres, and vital services to her constituents. Additionally, she has played an in...

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Jana Webb is an inspirational industry disruptor who is the founder and CEO of Joga a hybrid of the science of yoga with the biomechanics of sport movement. She is an innovator, a creator, an entrepreneur, a businesswoman, a teacher, a mother, a TEDx presenter, a published fitness writer, an ambassador, a media sensationalist a renowned speaker, and was on the reality show the desperate housewives of Toronto. In this episode, Jana ...

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Tiffany Pham is Founder and CEO of MOGUL, author of Girl Mogul & You Are a Mogul, and was recognized as one of “30 Most Important Women Under 30 in Tech” among many other highly impressive and well-deserved awards and recognitions.

Headquartered in NYC, Mogul was named one of the 100 Most Exciting Startups by Business Insider, Best Website for Finding Top Talent by Inc. Magazine, Top Website for Marketing Your Company Online b...

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Tracy Tutor, is a Top Realtor at Douglas Elliman Beverly Hills, Star’s on Million Dollar Listings Los Angeles, & Author of “Fear is a Four Letter Word”. 

 

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Mallika Chopra, is an Author of Just Breathe & Just Feel, and Living With Intent, Public Speaker, Media Personality, and Entrepreneur. In this inspiring interview, Mallika speaks about the importance of setting intentions and shares six strategies that can help you find your way forward.

Mallika shares her personal story of finding her way as the daughter of well-known health and wellness expert Deepak Chopra. She also shares ...

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At 22 years old, Lauren Simmons shattered the glass ceiling and made history by being the youngest and only full-time female equity trader on Wall Street for Rosenblatt Securities. Affectionately called the “Wolfette of Wall Street,” Simmons was also the second African-American woman in history to hold the prestigious title.

Since her story broke, Lauren Simmons has been featured in various media outlets including Harper’s Bazaar,...

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Liraz Jacoby is an accomplished entrepreneur and influencer. Liraz shares her incredible career journey, including insightful lessons she has learned along the way that all women should hear. @makeupbyliraz

 

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Davina Potratz is on the hit Netflix show Selling Sunset, was a Ford model, and is the Director of New Development/Broker Assoc. at The Oppenheim Group in California. In this episode, she shares her career journey and lessons she has learned along the way. @davinapotratz

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Daryn Carp is a charismatic accomplished woman who is determined to achieve her childhood dream. She has been the personal assistant to Andy Cohen for over nine years and is a host at Bravo Oxygen and People TV’s Reality Check. @carpedaryn

 

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Women Leadership Nation founders share their unique career journeys and talk about the new Breaking Barriers Podcast.

 

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