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Own Your Success Story

Rediscover your strengths, skills, and worth

Igniting Your Skills

Translate your skills and articulate your biggest selling points

Confidently position yourself

Craft your story and find your unique selling point

Ditch the Doubt

Find confidence to advocate for YOU and cope effectively

Network & interview like a jefa (boss)

Learn to BLAZE IN, show up, & be yourself without worrying whether they'll like you

Guest Expert Videos

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Dr Sarita Robinson

Sarita Robinson

Founder of Dr Survival

Sarita Robinson talks about 1) starting a side-gig and 2) resilience
Joo-Lee Lewis

Joo-Lee Lewis

Founder of Swing Fit

Joo-Lee talks about the 9 things that hold us back from change
Dr Cat Sebastian

Cat Sebastian

Director at Wellcome Trust

Cat talks to us about transitioning to the third-sector as a tenured professor
Dr Paulina Trevena

Paulina Trevena

Founder of No Woo Woo

Academic-turned-hypnotherapist, Paulina, talks to us about breaking free of a fixed identity
Gillian Johston

Gillian Johnston

Founder of Someday Starts Today

Gill talks to us about recovering from grief
Nyna Caputi

Nyna Caputi

Recognised LinkedIn Architect

Nyna talks to us about how to optimize our LinkedIn profile for networking
Monica Gonzalez-Marquez

Monica Gonzalez-Marquez

Creator of an Open Science Framework called Helio

Monica talks to us about selling your big idea and creating a network
Yvette Cirule

Yvette Cirule

Heal Your Life

Yvette led an amazing session on self-love and self-care
Dr Jennifer Beech

Jennifer Beech

B-Side Learning Ltd

Jennifer Beech introduced us to Instructional Design for academics
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Dr Aditya Mahara

Aditya Mahara

Creator of PhD to Industry

Aditya introduces his 4 step process to moving to industry and shares his experience working for health tech corporations
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Picture of light skinned chicana doctora Yvette Martinez-Vu with her smiling and picture decorated with gold glitter

Yvette Martinez-Vu

Founder of Grad School Femtoring

Dra Yvette Martínez-Vu's session on sustainable productivity will explore new ways of defining productivity and success outside of external notions and in ways that align with our identities and values
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