So You Want to Save the World? with Jessica Ernst

“Its not like becoming a doctor or a lawyer, where there’s more of a trodden path; International Development is everything — geographically speaking, you’re covering the world — so it can be hard to figure out your place in that.” http://media.blubrry.com/womenindiplomacy/content.blubrry.com/womenindiplomacy/Jessica_Ernst_2.m4a   JESSICA ERNST increases social impact through facilitating and managing global partnerships. Having worked…

Working as an Interpreter with Dominique Mamet

“It’s not just about languages… people tend to focus on the linguistic aspect too much, and not on all the other skills that are necessary to become an interpreter… the analytical mind, we have to be aware of all kinds of different things… And you have to be curious enough to be interested in everything.   …

Workshop: How to be a great mentee

“It’s important for you to know what you want.”   http://media.blubrry.com/womenindiplomacy/content.blubrry.com/womenindiplomacy/Melis1_2.m4a   MELIS TUSIRAY is a motivated and resourceful leader with a passion for social service and entrepreneurship. Having worked in the public, private, and non-profit sectors nationally and internationally, she firmly believes that leaders of the future will be individuals and companies who have a holistic…

Workshop: Voting

As the 2016 U.S. Presidential Election is approaching, we turn the Women in Diplomacy podcast over to 3 experts working at the heart of politics and news for tips on how to navigate election season. http://media.blubrry.com/womenindiplomacy/content.blubrry.com/womenindiplomacy/Workshop_Voting_2.m4a   EMILY LANFEAR manages media partnerships at Twitter, where she works with broadcast, print and digital news partners to help them…

Workshop: Public Speaking

“Public speaking is a skill, not a talent. It’s about finding your authentic voice and your courage to speak. “ http://media.blubrry.com/womenindiplomacy/content.blubrry.com/womenindiplomacy/Workshop_Public_Speaking_new_cut.m4a   ALLISON SHAPIRA runs Global Public Speaking working with diplomats, government officials, and business leaders worldwide on their public speaking skills. In this episode, she provides us with some amazing tips on how to get started…

Workshop: Research

Research can be a big part of a diplomatic career and this episode digs deep to uncover some tips and tricks of the trade when it comes to surviving your biggest research challenges. http://media.blubrry.com/womenindiplomacy/content.blubrry.com/womenindiplomacy/Research_Best_Cut.m4a   We have 3 very special guests (and co-podcasters) for this episode:   CAROLYN SCHUBERT is an Assistant Professor and Health Sciences…