S01 E14 – Do I need a coach?

This week, we share a drink with leadership and empowerment coach, Jackie Hanselmann Sergi of Radical Spark Coaching. During happy hour, Jackie shares her view on the value a Career Coach can add as a member of your personal Board of Directors and how the role differs from a mentor, sponsor, and therapist.

S01 E13 – Internal Job Interviews

Keisha has a new job (at the same company). She shares her process for preparing for an internal job interview, leveraging a network and an executive sponsor, and negotiating after she got the offer.

S01 E12 – The First 90 Days

Brooklyn and Keisha celebrate their first 90 days of launching the Corporate Confidential and review a leadership book: “The First 90 Days: Proven Strategies for Getting Up to Speed Faster and Smarter” by Harvard Associate Professor Michael Watkins. Keisha reviews strategies offered by Watkins to build credibility in your first 90 days.

S01 E09 – The Mental Stress of Working While Black

The normal stresses of work are amplified for women of Color. On this, the first of a two part series, Dr. Cindy Graham of Brighter Hope Wellness Center helps to unpack the causes and symptoms of this stress.

S01 E07 – Hair Bias at Work

Black women are taking hair biased policies all the way to the Supreme Court!   
Learn more about The Good Hair Study by the Perceptions institute,  the first study to examine implicit and explicit attitudes related to black women’s hair: https://perception.org/goodhair/