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Gender equality doesn't mean fewer rights for men. It's not a cake!
Gender equality doesn't mean fewer righ...
A Success Story from a Professional Man....because equality is about inclusivity! Why aren't there more men ...
00:47:32
April 09, 2024
Don't Lean in...Look Up
Don't Lean in...Look Up
Leaning in is so last century. Don't Lean In, Look Up! I had the huge pleasure of speaking to Dr. Cynthia Ben...
00:32:30
March 10, 2024
The new look 2024 podcast, less of me and more of you!
The new look 2024 podcast, less of me a...
In 2024 Success Strategies for Professional Women is having something of a refresh as Success Stories of Professio...
00:08:17
February 05, 2024
Don't look back, that's not the direction you're heading
Don't look back, that's not the directi...
The second part of the December episode is about me….my tips and strategies for success, and how I achieved C-su...
00:13:20
December 13, 2023
My own tips and strategies for building a business from scratch!
My own tips and strategies for building...
When I started FirstWoman in September 2019 my initial offer was half-day face-to-face workshops. Covid and lockdo...
00:12:39
December 06, 2023
Pitching Yourself and your Business with Confidence
Pitching Yourself and your Business wit...
Last month I hosted 2 workshops for women in business. The feedback was so positive I decided to share the love an...
00:29:56
November 15, 2023
Personal Brand Super-Strategies with author and podcast host Mary Shirley
Personal Brand Super-Strategies with au...
Welcome to Episode 10 of Success Strategies for Professional Women This month I'm thrilled to be chatting wit...
00:46:48
October 30, 2023
Step into your power by developing a Personal Leadership Brand
Step into your power by developing a Pe...
Who says you can't be a leader? Far too often women self-reject, focussing on what they can't do whilst f...
00:30:30
September 07, 2023
The untapped potential of female job shares
The untapped potential of female job sh...
Here's another take on flexible working.... job shares The potential for job sharing especially at a senior le...
00:37:08
July 05, 2023
Put yourself out there! With Michelle Griffin
Put yourself out there! With Michelle G...
Visibility is NOT Vanity In this episode, of Success Strategies for Professional Women, I'm delighted to spea...
00:39:24
June 19, 2023
Crushing the Cringe - how to Self-Promote whilst maintaining your integrity
Crushing the Cringe - how to Self-Promo...
What springs to mind when you think of "Self-Promotion"? Arrogance? Braggy? Brazen Self-interest? Sleaz...
00:28:16
April 18, 2023
Behind every successful man stands an even more competent woman
Behind every successful man stands an e...
Why are there so few many women leaders?  Progress over the past few years has been glacial and now we are lo...
00:25:44
March 08, 2023
Imposter Syndrome: fact or fiction?
Imposter Syndrome: fact or fiction?
There are many different perspectives on Imposter Syndrome and a whole debate about whether the concept even exist...
00:25:04
February 07, 2023
Don't prioritise your Job over your Career
Don't prioritise your Job over your Car...
If I could land one message to every women starting out in the world of world it would be this  Do not priori...
00:15:27
January 25, 2023
How to communicate with Confidence and Credibility
How to communicate with Confidence and ...
Have you ever listened to yourself speak? Perhaps not, unless you record videos or podcasts.  But it's a real...
00:17:30
December 20, 2022
The icebreaker
The icebreaker
A quick intro to me, Mel Stanley and the Success Strategies Podcast 
00:02:56
December 19, 2022
The 10 things which get in the way of women getting promoted
The 10 things which get in the way of w...
Why Women need a Personal Brand more than men  In this episode I summarise 10 of the most common barriers to ...
00:18:46
December 19, 2022

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