The Chris Voss Show Podcast – Empowering Women to Overcome Obstacles and Find Career Fulfillment

Empowering Women to Overcome Obstacles and Find Career Fulfillment

Show Notes
About the Guest(s):

Rosie Zilinskas is a certified high-performance coach, author, and consultant. With over 31 years of experience in the corporate world, primarily in the property and casualty insurance industry, Rosie has a deep understanding of the challenges women face in the workplace. She is the founder of No Woman Left Behind, an initiative that empowers women to create their custom career roadmap and overcome professional obstacles. Rosie is passionate about helping women boost their confidence, advocate for themselves, and achieve their career goals.

Episode Summary:

In this episode, host Chris Voss interviews Rosie Zilinskas, a certified high-performance coach and author of the book “Engaging Speakers: Voices of Truth.” Rosie shares her personal journey of realizing that she was holding herself back in her career by not speaking up and advocating for herself. She discusses the importance of women being aware of their worth, talking about salaries, and creating their custom career roadmap. Rosie also emphasizes the need for women to support and uplift each other in the workplace, rather than engaging in competition and sabotage.

Key Takeaways:

Women should be aware of their worth and not be afraid to talk about salaries. Transparency in pay is essential for closing the gender pay gap and empowering women in the workplace.
Creating a custom career roadmap is crucial for women to boost their confidence, overcome obstacles, and achieve their professional goals.
Building a supportive community of like-minded women can provide a safe space for sharing experiences, seeking advice, and fostering personal and professional growth.
Women should adopt a growth mindset and take action to advocate for themselves and their career advancement.
By helping and supporting other women, individuals can create a positive and empowering environment that benefits everyone.

Notable Quotes:

“Knowledge is power, but without action, it’s not getting you anywhere.” – Rosie Zilinskas