This International Women’s Day, our colleagues at Bookboon have pulled together some useful conversation starters for UHCW staff. If you didn’t already know, Bookboon provides access to over 1,500 free, downloadable podcasts and textbooks to support your personal development. Topics include mindfulness, self-confidence, stress management, work-life balance and much, much more.
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Bookboon’s suggestions for International Women’s Day 2022:
Expert Talk: Propelled by Possibility [podcast]
In this Expert Talk, Roxana Radulescu interviews Lisa Fenton, a Certified Supply Chain Management Professional and advocate of championing women back to work with a focus on negotiating beyond salary. Passionate about case studies, she took the challenge of getting back to work and used the problem-solving formula and gap analysis to map her own journey of getting back into the workforce.
Expert Talk: Networking with Nora Stolz [podcast]
Entrepreneur Nora Stolz is passionate about female leadership & equal opportunity matters, which is why she founded the Women Breakfast Club to create a platform for like-minded women to connect. Hear Nora share how to:
- Network authentically to create meaningful relationships
- Follow up after a first meeting to stay connected
- Combine the physical and digital worlds
- Build a digital community
Self-Advocacy & Confidence for a Fearless Career [eBook]
Covering hot-button workplace issues encountered by women, this book empowers readers to develop a strong voice so they can move to new heights in their career through self-advocacy and sisterhood.
Exploring Unconscious Bias [podcast]
This talk explores the term unconscious bias and how the way we act on our unconscious prejudices and stereotypes can make the difference to our own personal growth and the workplace.