The Corporate Confidential

The Corporate Confidential

a witty and frank conversation with women infiltrating Corporate America

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Women in traditionally male-dominated fields, such as engineering and finance, can face a difficult hurdles. Not only is there a pay gap, but also a respect gap, and a gap in the presence of female mentors and role models. In this episode, Brooklyn talks to one such role model, Shaneika Dabney Henderson about her path… Continue reading →

Nov 2019

40 min 56 sec

Angela and Brooklyn both turned the big 4-0 this year! In this episode, they are joined by a special guest as they sip wine and opine about grey hairs, the meaning of life, wrinkles, friendships, confidence — and everything that comes with reaching this milestone.

Oct 2019

37 min 48 sec

There are brand you love and brands you love to hate! What about your personal brand? What do you stand for in the heart and minds of the people you interact with everyday? Tune in to this discussion about why personal branding is important and how to make sure yours is saying what you want… Continue reading →

Oct 2019

29 min 59 sec

We continue our discussion with Dr. Natasha Thomas and Kristen Cook about practical tips for boundary setting at work. Kristen Cook weighs in on boundary setting from the HR perspective. We break down practical steps for you to take your life back and still be a stellar employee!

Sep 2019

31 min 50 sec

Do you ever find yourself wondering if you can set workplace limits and still be a good employee? Are you fearful of saying no? Do you have a hard time turning work off, and is it causing distress to your personal life? This week, we are joined by two special guests who discuss the concept… Continue reading →

Sep 2019

37 min 12 sec

Are you “one of a few” at your current workplace? You may be the only woman or the only person of color within a larger group. If you ever find yourself feeling lonely during the workday, this episode is for you! We discuss the concept of workplace loneliness and are joined by an expert to… Continue reading →

Aug 2019

35 min 54 sec

How skilled are you at managing your administrative support team? Are you a pleasure to support? Or could you use some fine-tuning in this area? This week, we are joined by an admin with over 30 years of experience. She will give her perspective about what it’s like to work for you! She’ll also share… Continue reading →

Aug 2019

44 min 26 sec

Are you a fan of Shonda Rhimes’ book Week of Yes? In this episode, Brooklyn and Angela share results of their one week experiment to say ‘yes’ to more! Both ladies spent one week saying ‘yes’ to invitations, new opportunities, and chances to tackle challenges. They come together in this episode to discuss how the… Continue reading →

Jul 2019

29 min 17 sec

How closely is your career tied to your self-worth and happiness? Is it possible to give one’s career so much importance that it becomes a symbol of worship? Have we allowed our career aspirations to supersede other values? Is your career your God? In this episode, we have a heart-felt discussion with a marketing executive… Continue reading →

Jul 2019

43 min 59 sec

Men have it easy when it comes to dressing for work. Just about any blue blazer, dark pair of jeans, and collared shirt will do. For women it’s not always so simple.  Do you bring a feminine flair to work or try to blend in with the guys? Do you dress for the job you… Continue reading →

Jul 2019

31 min 56 sec