Climb: Taking Every Step with Conviction, Courage, and Calculated Risk to Achieve a Thriving Career and a Successful Life

  • 8h 21m 24s
  • Carolyn M. Brown, Michelle Gadsden-Williams
  • Gildan Media
  • 2018

Renowned as a diversity and inclusion strategist, Gadsden-Williams held C-Suite positions at major organizations for many years...and then took the off-ramp to probe a different career path, launching Ceiling Breakers LLC, with the primary goal to help women and professionals of color reach their full potential. As a woman of color and corporate executive who has worked and traveled the world for several Fortune 500 companies - all while managing a chronic illness - she provides insight into overcoming the barriers facing professionals in today's workplace.

In Climb, Gadsden-Williams combines her inspirational life story with pragmatic solutions to address problems facing women in corporate America, offering a professional playbook for tackling today's most pressing workplace issues.

In this Audiobook

  • Introduction
  • Chapter 1 - The Beginning of My Ascent
  • Chapter 2 - Purpose, Passion, Power
  • Chapter 3 - Twice As Smart, Twice As Good
  • Chapter 4 - Tried & True Anchors: Mentors vs. Sponsors
  • Chapter 5 - Get What You Want, Get What You Deserve
  • Chapter 6 - Going Global and Upward Mobility
  • Chapter 7 - Having It All—the Boldface Lie
  • Chapter 8 - In the Face of Adversity—Stop, Look, Listen
  • Chapter 9 - Finding My Fearless Self
  • Chapter 10 - Reaching Back, Pulling Others Along