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July 17th, 2019 by Ameenah Rashid

Always wanted to go on a solo travel but didn’t know how to be safe? That’s why we spoke to expedition extraordinaire Stephanie Neyhart one more time – and this time she graciously shares with us her secrets on how to stay safe while traveling alone. How to take calculated … Continue reading Empowered Women: Safety First When Traveling Solo, A Conversation with Stephanie Neyhart

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July 2nd, 2019 by Saba Fiazuddin

Most of us have been a mentees and some of us have been mentors, too. Mentor-mentee relationship helps us achieve our career and life goals, develop our strengths, and most importantly, the best ones create friendships that will last a lifetime. Dr. Bhakti More gives most effective tips on how … Continue reading Empowered Women: Tips for Successful Mentor/Mentee Relationships

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June 25th, 2019 by

Most of us wish we could write well, many of us want to write a book. Not many of us know how-to and where-to start or what-to-do. That’s why award winning author Jody Seay, awesome person that she is, shares her experience of writing. So that we can learn and … Continue reading Empowered Women: Finding Story Behind the Story with Jody Seay

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June 17th, 2019 by Saba Fiazuddin

Are you an accomplished woman who wants to help other women achieve success? But don’t know where to start or don’t have enough time to do it? Most universities have mentorship programs and your alma matter might be the one where you start looking. If that’s not possible, may be … Continue reading Empowered Women: A Unique Mentorship Program That Pays Forward, Explained by Dr. Bhakti More

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June 13th, 2019 by Ameenah Rashid

The idea of traveling alone is daunting for many of us. But for Stephanie Neyhart, her passionate love affair with exploring the great outdoors has been a constant throughout her whole life, stemming from her childhood growing up in rural Canada. Since she first left home at 17, Stephanie has … Continue reading Empowered Women: One Woman. Two Oars. And a Thousand Miles of River: The Solo Adventures of Stephanie Neyhart

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June 4th, 2019 by Yenteen Hu

Have you ever been told “You can’t be ____, because you’re a girl”? Women often feel confined to only picking certain jobs or positions, and then are told to stick with what they do. However, women should be encouraged to break those barriers and explore new career paths. The journey … Continue reading Empowered Women: Path to a Fulfilling Career with Jody Seay

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April 15th, 2019 by Purnima Thakre

Have ever been called bossy? I am sure you have. If you are a woman who ever tried to get anything done (which is all women) you are called bossy, at least once in your life. Surprisingly this word is used only for women, and has a negative connotation. When … Continue reading Empowered Women: What to Do When Called Bossy, Tips from Annette Ballou

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April 5th, 2019 by Purnima Thakre

Sometimes you don’t have the courage to speak up and sometimes you are shut down even when you speak up. Is the solution in you building your courage or does it have to do with your organization’s culture? How to Speak Up as a Woman, a Conversation with Annette Ballou … Continue reading Empowered Women: Speaking Up as a Woman, Conversation with Annette Ballou

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March 29th, 2019 by Purnima Thakre

Being an empathic leader should make you a stronger leader, right? Well, not always. Sometimes, it only results in loads of invisible emotional labor at work and at home. This emotional labor can and should be shared. Listen to my conversation with Sasha Feldstein of California Immigrant Policy Center to … Continue reading Empowered Women: Sasha Feldstein on How to Not to Invest in Invisible Emotional Labor

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March 21st, 2019 by Purnima Thakre

Negotiating doesn’t come easy for many women. The more we share our best practices, stories and proven techniques, the better off we’ll all be. In this episode of Empowered Women Empower Women, Sasha Feldstein of the California Immigrant Policy Center shares her experiences negotiating. While Sasha doesn’t claim to be … Continue reading Empowered Women: Sasha Feldstein on How to Negotiate as a Woman

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