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Leaders With Babies

By Leaders Plus

Too often, ambitious men and women feel they must choose between pursuing a leadership career they love and enjoying their young family. It doesn't have to be this way. Leaders with Babies is a brand-new podcast from Leaders Plus, an award-winning social enterprise dedicated to supporting parents of young children who are ambitious about their career whilst caring deeply about being a good parent. Join CEO and Founder Verena Hefti as she interviews inspiring leaders from all walks of life who have successfully combined a leadership career with raising a young family. Her guests candidly share the challenges they have overcome and the practical solutions that have helped make their vision for their career and family life a reality. #LeadersWithBabies

  1. 1.
    Dr Funke Abimbola MBE - How to Be a Good Ally, Dealing With Microaggressions & Becoming an Expert Public Speaker 11/24/2020
    46:30
  2. 2.
    James Lloyd - Changing People's Minds on Flexible Working 11/17/2020
    34:28
  3. 3.
    Fiona Jackson & Radhika Bajaj - How to Find a Sponsor for Career Growth 11/10/2020
    42:35
  4. 4.
    Laura Harrison - How to Work Part-Time in a Senior Role & Not Work Full-Time Anyway (Tips for Dropping Down to 3 or 4 Days) 10/27/2020
    34:29
  5. 5.
    Becky Maxwell - Working in Emergency Medicine, Leading in a Crisis & Managing Uncertainty 10/20/2020
    42:16
  6. 6.
    Lori Mihalich-Levin - Returning to Work Mindfully & Tips to Deal With Important Life Transitions10/13/2020
    35:05
  7. 7.
    Rebecca Seal - How to Work From Home and Not Lose Your Mind 10/06/2020
    44:49
  8. 8.
    Chris Bryant - How to Work Part-Time in a Senior Role, Get Paid Fairly & Learn to Say No! 09/29/2020
    38:42
  1. 9.
    Sophie Walker - How to Drive Change in Your Workplace & Advice on Dealing With Structural Inequalities 09/22/2020
    32:12
  2. 10.
    Panel Discussion: Motherhood, Work & Identity - an Honest Conversation 09/15/2020
    36:30
  3. 11.
    Professor Shani Orgad - Why Mothers Leave the Workforce & What We Can Learn From It & Making Structural Changes at Work09/08/2020
    50:46
  4. 12.
    Dr Hayaatun Sillem CBE - How to Deal With Microaggressions & Unconscious Bias at Work & Tips to Become a Key Person of Influence09/01/2020
    46:18
  5. 13.
    Dom Holmes - How to Work Part-Time in a Senior Client Facing Role & How to Make Smart Career Choices Based on Your Values08/25/2020
    41:57
  6. 14.
    Alex Pang - How to Get More Done By Working Less & Convincing Your Employer on the Benefits of a 4 Day Week08/18/2020
    47:05
  7. 15.
    Avivah Wittenberg-Cox {Part 2} - How to Increase Your Impact Without Increasing Your Workload & Why Your 40s & 50s Might be Your Best Decades at Work 08/11/2020
    23:09
  8. 16.
    Avivah Wittenberg-Cox {Part 1} – Gender Balance at Work: How to Convince Senior Leaders Who Don’t Care About Gender Equality to Take Action to Support Parents08/04/2020
    26:37
  9. 17.
    Dr Maja Korica {Part 2} - How to Network Virtually & Increase Your Visibility With Senior Leaders07/28/2020
    37:26
  10. 18.
    Dr Maja Korica {Part 1} - How to Get Senior Leaders to Really Listen, Finding a Sponsor & Tips for Career Progression07/21/2020
    45:20
  11. 19.
    Dr Sue Black OBE - How to Shape the Career You Want, Tips to Get Promoted & Women in Tech07/14/2020
    50:08
  12. 20.
    Anita Kerwin-Nye - How to Know Your Worth, Challenge Prejudices & Lead Authentically & Why Chickens Are Critical To Lockdown07/07/2020
    39:38
  13. 21.
    Dr Jennifer Petriglieri - Surviving Lockdown! How Working Couples Can Thrive Whilst Juggling Careers & Home Schooling During Times of Crisis06/30/2020
    39:19
  14. 22.
    Dr Suhana Ahmed: How to Lead in a Crisis & why Biscuits and Handcream are Essential06/23/2020
    47:15
  15. 23.
    Prof Rosie Campbell: The Impact of Covid-19 on Parents, Gender Equality & Career Progression06/16/2020
    41:16
  16. 24.
    Paul Fisher: The Art of Negotiation: How to ask for a Pay Rise & Request Flexible Working06/09/2020
    45:36
  17. 25.
    Workload Management Panel Discussion - Strategies for Coping During Lockdown05/28/2020
    53:24
  18. 26.
    Dr. Martha Deiros Collado - CORONAVIRUS SPECIAL: Talking to Children About Covid-1903/22/2020
    1:28:24
  19. 27.
    Alexandra Marks CBE - Maternal Instinct, Societal Expectations & Balancing a Magic Circle Law Career With a Young Family 03/17/2020
    42:39
  20. 28.
    Kath Austin - Starting Your Own Business & Developing a Strong Brand, Mum Guilt & Being a Present Parent03/10/2020
    42:16
  21. 29.
    Sam Bethune - Setting Up HSBC's Flexible Working Network & Advice on Finding a Job Share 03/03/2020
    37:33
  22. 30.
    Dr Jennifer Petriglieri - How Dual Career Couples Can Thrive at Home & Work & Top 3 Things to Strengthen the Positive Impact of Your Relationship on Your Career02/11/2020
    50:51
  23. 31.
    Ruth & Colin Stuart - Combining Ambitious Careers, Sharing the Mental Load and Dealing With Challenges as a Couple02/04/2020
    50:31
  24. 32.
    Mother Pukka - Campaigning for Flexible Working, Miscarriage and the Realities of Working With Your Partner01/28/2020
    39:53
  25. 33.
    Laura Harrison - Building Relationships When You Hate Networking, Negotiating Pay From a HR's Perspective & What Happens Behind Closed Doors When You Submit a Flexible Working Request01/21/2020
    52:23
  26. 34.
    Dr Geraldine Strathdee OBE - Mental Health, Having Purpose & the Importance of Being True to Your Values When Progressing Your Career01/14/2020
    45:55
  27. 35.
    Tim Allen - Taking Shared Parental Leave & How to Ensure You Don't Miss Out When it Comes to Appraisal01/07/2020
    37:31
  28. 36.
    Poppy Jaman OBE - Overcoming Workload Overwhelm, Managing Your Wellbeing & Mental Health 11/26/2019
    47:45
  29. 37.
    Tanya Stevens - Advice on Flexible Working & Practical Tips When Applying for Senior Leadership Roles11/19/2019
    35:32
  30. 38.
    Ufi Ibrahim - Senior Leadership & Single Parenthood 11/12/2019
    42:12
  31. 39.
    Susannah Hardyman - CEO Role in 4 Days & Miscarriage 11/05/2019
    36:47
  32. 40.
    Prof Dame Jane Dacre - First Ever NHS Job Share & Gender Pay Gap Review10/29/2019
    46:26
  33. 41.
    Nick Wilkie - Career Breaks & Judgment of Parents 10/22/2019
    42:06
  34. 42.
    Dame Helena Morrissey - Senior Leadership & Diversity 10/15/2019
    40:18
  35. 43.
    Elizabeth Emens - Managing Life Admin, Avoiding Overwhelm & Exhaustion10/08/2019
    42:11
  36. 44.
    Hannah Essex - Making a Job Share Work 10/01/2019
    45:15
  37. 45.
    Dr Susie Minson - NHS Leadership Career & Juggling a Young Family 09/24/2019
    52:18

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