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the Working Mother’s Mentor Podcast

By Julie Finn: Business Strategist | Teacher | Premier Coach| Inclusion Expert

Julie Finn chats with inspiring and successful leaders like John Lee Dumas, host of Entrepreneurs on Fire, Tiffany Dufu, author of Drop the Ball, and Julie Lythcott-Haims, New York Times Best-Selling author of How to Raise an Adult. Executives from Square, Disney, Google, Facebook, Dropbox, and successful entrepreneurs from What’s Up Moms, UrbanSitter, and Fairygodboss, just to name a few, give you concrete, actionable advice, their secrets to how they built their careers and businesses, and how they handle work life balance.

  1. 1.
    CEO’s and women’s leadership experts share the best career advice they ever received: TWMM 07905/21/2019
    32:47
  2. 2.
    The best career and life advice they’ve received, featuring a Google exec, wildly successful entrepreneurs, & a NYT best-selling author: TWMM 07805/14/2019
    31:33
  3. 3.
    High-power executives and 7 figure entrepreneurs share the best career advice they ever received: TWMM 07705/07/2019
    26:05
  4. 4.
    Streamline your space and simplify your life with Shira Gill, Organization Expert: TWMM 07604/30/2019
    55:56
  5. 5.
    [ENCORE] Everyone should be an entrepreneur….or at least think like one04/23/2019
    11:56
  6. 6.
    [ENCORE] Social media & influencer marketing expert, and CEO of Everywhere Agency, Danica Kombol on how to use social media to elevate your career or build your business04/16/2019
    42:06
  7. 7.
    Dave Ramsey Solution’s speaker and author, Anthony ONeal, on empowering teens and young adults to make wise financial and life decisions: TWMM 07504/09/2019
    37:19
  8. 8.
    Critical life and relationship lessons with divorce attorney, coach, speaker, and author, Gabrielle Hartley: TWMM 07404/02/2019
    49:06
  1. 9.
    Executive Director of the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, Jennifer Barlament on what it takes to balance family life with the rigors of orchestra management: TWMM 07303/26/2019
    33:18
  2. 10.
    Easy, effective hacks to help you eat right, move more, stress less and sleep better, with acclaimed media health expert, Dr. Darria Long Gillespie: TWMM 07203/19/2019
    45:19
  3. 11.
    Getting Children Involved in Understanding the Power of Saving and Investing, with Tanya Van Court, Founder and CEO of Goalsetter: TWMM 07103/12/2019
    49:23
  4. 12.
    How to stop hiding and start living authentically with Rachel Martin, author of the wildly successful blog Finding Joy, and of the book, the Brave Art of Motherhood: TWMM 07003/05/2019
    50:09
  5. 13.
    How to combat stress, anxiety, guilt and overwhelm by changing your thinking: TWMM 06902/26/2019
    24:01
  6. 14.
    Successful millennial entrepreneur Jess Catorc on building online courses, taking risks, and parenting creative children: TWMM 06802/19/2019
    43:16
  7. 15.
    Building successful multi-million dollar businesses while raising a family, with Jennifer Kem, branding and marketing expert: TWMM 06702/12/2019
    57:40
  8. 16.
    Head of the Chick-fil-A Foundation, Rodney Bullard, on service, leadership, and pursuing your passions: TWMM 06602/05/2019
    46:48
  9. 17.
    [ENCORE] Google Marketing Director Sherice Torres on career advice for ambitious working moms, the importance of self-care, and what to do when life throws you a curve ball01/29/2019
    45:02
  10. 18.
    [ENCORE] Single motherhood by choice and work life balance as a senior executive with McCormick (Spice) and Company SVP Nneka Rimmer01/22/2019
    43:43
  11. 19.
    [ENCORE] Fairygodboss CEO and Co-Founder, Georgene Huang, on accessing valuable information when making career decisions, changing jobs while pregnant, and unpacking key lessons learned in building her fast-growing company01/15/2019
    45:26
  12. 20.
    [ENCORE] New York Times Best Selling Author Julie Lythcott-Haims provides a masterclass on parenting and dives deeper into her personal journey of self-discovery and self-acceptance01/08/2019
    1:03:05
  13. 21.
    [ENCORE] GreatSchools Founder and Former CEO, Bill Jackson, on finding the right school for your kids and concrete advice to would-be entrepreneurs12/31/2018
    1:03:45
  14. 22.
    [ENCORE] Boston Consulting Group Senior Partner and Managing Director, Michelle Russell, on making company cultures great for working parents and how to successfully navigate an intense job while raising a family12/25/2018
    38:55
  15. 23.
    Using the power of food to achieve your health goals & building your business while growing your family, with the founder of the Homemade Method, Anna Rakoczy: TWMM 06512/18/2018
    51:52
  16. 24.
    Parenting Expert and NYT Best-selling author Julie Morgenstern with the instruction manual to parenting, self-care, and time management: TWMM 06412/11/2018
    1:00:51
  17. 25.
    CMO and Chief Parenting Officer of BARK and tech TV commentator, Titania Jordan, on keeping your kids safe online, building your dream career, and overcoming personal struggles: TWMM 06312/04/2018
    51:04
  18. 26.
    [ENCORE] Gemma Hartley, Author of Fed Up: Emotional Labor, Women, and the Way Forward, on her path back to writing after the birth of her children, finding work-life balance, and how to divide responsibilities at home11/27/2018
    1:05:10
  19. 27.
    Macaroni Kid Founder and CEO Joyce Shulman on taking the leap to entrepreneurship, scaling your business, and taking care of yourself: TWMM 06211/20/2018
    41:35
  20. 28.
    Scandal, Goliath, West Wing, & the Sopranos star Matthew Del Negro on building his acting career, overcoming obstacles, and pursuing your dreams: TWMM 06011/13/2018
    54:05
  21. 29.
    Senator Cory Booker’s Deputy Chief of Staff, Tamia Booker, takes us behind the scenes of life on Capitol Hill and shares how she built her career dedicated to public service: TWMM 06011/05/2018
    37:40
  22. 30.
    Google Head of Progressive Engagement and Strategic Partnership Counsel, Michele Jawando on how to have massive social impact while raising a healthy family (hint: don’t sweat the small stuff): TWMM 05910/30/2018
    48:16
  23. 31.
    Creating Impact Through Podcasting with Elsie Escobar, Libsyn’s Community Expert and Podcasting Veteran: TWMM 05810/23/2018
    51:12
  24. 32.
    Questions and answers for making big career & life choices, considering your Ambition Decisions with Hana Schank and Liz Wallace:TWMM 05710/16/2018
    42:23
  25. 33.
    Finding your purpose, beating cancer, and bouncing back after divorce, with business leader and women’s empowerment coach Melisa Alaba: TWMM 05610/09/2018
    38:41
  26. 34.
    Teaching your kids good eating habits, using food as medicine, and having impact through social enterprises, with Jess White, SVP Good Measure Meals/Open Hand Atlanta: TWMM 05510/02/2018
    41:09
  27. 35.
    Mastering your mindset will transform your life, with seasoned executive coach, David Taylor-Klaus: TWMM 05409/25/2018
    54:31
  28. 36.
    [ENCORE] Online courses can help creators earn 6 and 7 figure incomes: learn how with Jeanine Blackwell, Founder and CEO of Create Six Figure Courses and the Launch Lab09/18/2018
    48:45
  29. 37.
    [ENCORE] Facebook, Head of Products, Platforms, and Insights, Business Marketing, Jessica Jensen, on working in Silicon Valley, a non-linear career journey, and fresh starts09/11/2018
    46:09
  30. 38.
    [ENCORE] Leighann Lord, Co-Host StarTalk Radio, Stand-Up Comedian, Author, and Keynote Speaker on being a caregiver, building the career meant for you, and working with Neil Degrasse Tyson09/04/2018
    56:49
  31. 39.
    [ENCORE] Tiffany Dufu, Author of Drop the Ball, on how to create balance at home and how freeing your capacity at home affects your ability to do big things in the world08/28/2018
    1:05:15
  32. 40.
    TV anchor, author and host of the How to Be a Financial Grownup Podcast, Bobbi Rebell on how to find financial freedom: TWMM 05308/21/2018
    36:25
  33. 41.
    How to leave your job in pursuit of your dreams, with When to Jump, Author, Founder and CEO Mike Lewis: TWMM 05208/14/2018
    32:56
  34. 42.
    Building the confidence, courage, and mindset fundamental to making it to the C-Suite, with former CIO of Southern Company, Becky Blalock: TWMM 05108/07/2018
    36:06
  35. 43.
    Social media & influencer marketing expert, and CEO of Everywhere Agency, Danica Kombol on how to use social media to elevate your career or build your business: TWMM 05007/31/2018
    42:06
  36. 44.
    Representation Project Chief Operating Officer, Heather Ainsworth, on making advances in gender equality, pursuing her passions, and creating a work life on her own terms: TWMM 04907/24/2018
    48:54
  37. 45.
    Tai Beauchamp, internationally recognized style influencer, TV host, and entrepreneur, shares candidly on living life in the spotlight and wrestling with tough decisions: TWMM 04807/17/2018
    32:33
  38. 46.
    How did she build a 7-figure business and land on the cover of Fortune magazine using skills from her life experience? Stacy Blackman tells us how: TWMM 04707/10/2018
    39:51
  39. 47.
    Is This A Mid-Life Crisis?: TWMM 04607/01/2018
    19:06
  40. 48.
    John Lee Dumas, host of one of the most successful business podcasts of all time, Entrepreneurs on Fire, on leaving corporate, building a wildly successful business, and giving back: TWMM 04506/26/2018
    20:00
  41. 49.
    Executive Producer and Showrunner for Marvel’s Luke Cage, Cheo Hodari Coker, shares great advice about working in the entertainment industry, how he built his career, and juggling it all with a full family life: TWMM 04406/19/2018
    1:01:35
  42. 50.
    CEO of the Third-Largest Art Center in the US, the Woodruff Arts Center, and founding CEO of the National Center for Civil and Human Rights, Doug Shipman: TWMM 04306/12/2018
    37:20
  43. 51.
    From CNN to entrepreneur, media maven Alicia Stewart on re-inventing yourself, finding your voice, and following your own path: TWMM 04206/05/2018
    53:02
  44. 52.
    Chief Executive Officer of UnboundEd, Kate Gerson, on attachment parenting, adopting cross-racially, and creating education access for all: TWMM 04105/28/2018
    44:40
  45. 53.
    Building a career dedicated to impact, with the COO of the Schott Foundation for Public Education, Heidi Brooks: TWMM 04005/22/2018
    43:05
  46. 54.
    Everyone Should Be an Entrepreneur...or At Least Think Like One : TWMM 03905/15/2018
    13:09
  47. 55.
    Square CFO Sarah Friar with concrete advice on building a big career, being a great leader, and integrating your life: TWMM 03805/08/2018
    45:08
  48. 56.
    Do you have a goal or a dream you’d like to pursue? You may need to give yourself permission before you can move forward: TWMM 03705/01/2018
    23:45
  49. 57.
    Ever wonder how a podcast is made? We go behind the scenes of the making the Working Mother’s Mentor: TWMM 03604/24/2018
    16:27
  50. 58.
    From a high school teacher to a CMO, Deloitte’s fmr Chief Content Officer on managing pivots and building a successful career: TWMM 03504/17/2018
    51:23
  51. 59.
    Do you feel like you do the lion’s share of kid and home related work for your family? Learn more about the mental load and its impact on working women with Bright Horizons, VP (Horizons Workforce Consulting) Jennifer Vena: TWMM 03404/10/2018
    46:20
  52. 60.
    Learn how an influencer built her career − Forrester Research VP and Principal Researcher Sucharita Kodali: TWMM 03304/03/2018
    46:44
  53. 61.
    New York Times Best Selling Author Julie Lythcott-Haims provides a masterclass on parenting and dives deeper into her personal journey of self-acceptance: TWMM 03203/27/2018
    1:03:05
  54. 62.
    Working abroad, finding a great workplace culture, and making big career pivots—Chief Commercial Officer of SEEK Australia, Kendra Banks: TWMM 03103/20/2018
    43:24
  55. 63.
    What does it take to become a CEO? Kim Powell, author of the CEO Next Door teaches us surprising lessons in leadership: TWMM 03003/13/2018
    1:03:51
  56. 64.
    Learn how to launch a successful online course and to discover your true path, with Jeanine Blackwell, Founder and CEO of Create Six Figure Courses and the Launch Lab: TWMM 02903/06/2018
    48:45
  57. 65.
    GreatSchools Founder and Former CEO, Bill Jackson, on finding the right school for your kids and concrete advice to would-be entrepreneurs: TWMM 02802/27/2018
    1:03:45
  58. 66.
    Beth Neumann, President and CEO of Starboard Cruise Services, on how she made it to the C-Suite and what she learned along the way: TWMM 02702/20/2018
    56:16
  59. 67.
    Tiffany Dufu, Author of Drop the Ball, on how to create balance in your homelife and how freeing more of your capacity at home affects your ability to do big things in the world: TWMM 02602/13/2018
    1:05:15
  60. 68.
    Janet Feldstein McKillop, J. Paul Getty Trust Head of Development, on her building a successful career in development, managing a heavy travel load while raising small children, and why she loves walking up steep hills: TWMM 02502/10/2018
    36:24
  61. 69.
    Georgene Huang, CEO and Co-Founder, Fairygodboss, on having access to great information when considering career decisions, making career changes while pregnant, and having an impact: TWMM 02401/30/2018
    45:26
  62. 70.
    Gemma Hartley, Author of the wildly popular Harper’s Bazaar article about Emotional Labor, on her path back to writing after the birth of her children, finding work-life balance, and how to divide responsibilities at home: TWMM 02301/23/2018
    1:05:10
  63. 71.
    Jessica Jensen, Facebook Head of Products, Platforms, and Insights, Business Marketing, on working in Silicon Valley, a non-linear career journey, and fresh starts: TWMMP 02201/16/2018
    46:09
  64. 72.
    Kate Noel, Principal, Foreside Strategies, on working in the White House, decelerating her career, and juggling life with four kids: TWMM 02112/26/2017
    50:14
  65. 73.
    Claudia McKay, The World Bank, Senior Financial Sector Specialist, on transitioning from corporate to non-profit, being a young leader, and raising her children overseas: TWMM 02012/19/2017
    46:49
  66. 74.
    Alisa Lewis, eBay HR Director, on her entrepreneurial roots, a non-linear path, and owning your career: TWMM 01912/12/2017
    50:42
  67. 75.
    Waidehi Gokhale, CEO of Soliya, on leading mission-driven work, developing grit as a family, and returning to center when finding yourself depleted: TWMM 01812/05/2017
    41:16
  68. 76.
    Lynn Perkins, Co-Founder and CEO of UrbanSitter, on leading a start-up, securing $40 million in venture capital, and raising 3 kids: TWMM 01711/28/2017
    31:01
  69. 77.
    Vickie Whatley PART 2, Senior Vice President of Human Resources & Operations at Shout! Factory, on managing metastatic breast cancer while juggling a big job and life with a young son. TWMM 01611/21/2017
    42:32
  70. 78.
    Vickie Whatley PART 1, Vickie Whatley, Senior Vice President of Human Resources & Operations at Shout! Factory, on her journey from Art History to becoming an executive in an entertainment company: TWMM 01511/21/2017
    35:22
  71. 79.
    Leighann Lord, Stand-Up Comedian, Author, Keynote Speaker, Co-Host on StarTalk Radio on being a caregiver, building the career meant for you, and working with Neil Degrasse Tyson: TWMMP 01411/14/2017
    56:48
  72. 80.
    Michelle Russell, Senior Partner and Managing Director at the Boston Consulting Group, on making company cultures great for working parents and how to successfully navigate an intense job while raising a family: TWMMP 01311/07/2017
    38:55
  73. 81.
    Tjada McKenna, Chief Operating Officer, Habitat for Humanity International on balancing a life of service requiring a lot of international travel while raising two small boys: TWMM 01210/31/2017
    30:47
  74. 82.
    Meg Resnikoff: What’s Up Moms co-founder on building a wildly successful media business while juggling life with 3 kids: TWMM 01110/24/2017
    32:39
  75. 83.
    Libby Wright, Coca-Cola Company VP of Strategy, on starting a job while pregnant, the beauty having a relative care for your child, and the importance of community: TWMM 01010/17/2017
    34:35
  76. 84.
    Leirion Gaylor Baird, Councilwoman, City Council of Lincoln, NE on the decision to be a stay-at-home mom, stepping into the public arena and juggling life with three kids: TWMM 00910/10/2017
    30:30
  77. 85.
    Ndidi Nwuneli, Founder of AACE foods, on following the call on your life and living a life of purpose: TWMM 00810/03/2017
    35:29
  78. 86.
    Abby Davisson, Gap Foundation Director, on social impact, changing jobs on maternity leave, and being prepared for working motherhood: TWMM 00709/26/2017
    40:45
  79. 87.
    Tam Edwards, News Anchor, 6 ABC in Philadelphia, on unique career paths, tough schedules, and finding fulfillment: TWMM 00609/19/2017
    31:01
  80. 88.
    Sherice Torres, Google Marketing Director, on career advice for ambitious working moms, the importance of self-care, and what to do when life throws you a curve ball: TWMM 00509/14/2017
    45:02
  81. 89.
    Lin-Hua Wu, Dropbox VP of Communications, on career transitions and life as the mom of four kids: TWMM 00409/12/2017
    35:11
  82. 90.
    Nneka Rimmer, SVP Corporate Strategy and Development, McCormick and Company, on single motherhood by choice and work life balance as a senior executive: TWMM 00308/28/2017
    43:43
  83. 91.
    Jenny Cohen, Head of Brand for the Walt Disney Company, on work life balance as a senior executive: TWMM 00208/22/2017
    37:56
  84. 92.
    Julie Finn, Chief Mentor, the Working Mother’s Mentor on the mission of the company, the goals of the podcast, and her personal journey: TWMM 00108/18/2017
    20:58

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