Women at Work is a weekly conversation on how to help women join, stay, succeed and lead in the workplace. We explore tactics and strategies to help women and men at all stages of career; talk with extraordinary role models; and look through the gender lens to build a more inclusive, satisfying and diverse workplace. Women at Work is the proud recipient of a 2016 Gracie Award from the Alliance for Women in Media .

Guests [view recent guests]

  • Past Guest Wed 1/18
    Sarah Robb O'Hagan

    Author of "EXTREME YOU: Step Up, Stand Out, Kick Ass. Repeat."

  • Past Guest Wed 1/11
    Pam Borton

    Division-1 Basketball Coach, Author of "On Point: A Coach's Game Plan for Life, Leadership, and Performing with Grace Under Fire"

  • Past Guest Wed 1/4
    Amy Webb

    Founder, Futurist, Author of "The Signals Are Talking: Why Today’s Fringe is Tomorrow’s Mainstream"
    The Future Today Institute

  • Past Guest Wed 12/28
    Jason Porath

    Author of "Rejected Princesses"

  • Past Guest Wed 12/21
    Peg Streep

    Author of "Mean Mothers"

  • Past Guest Wed 12/14
    Sheila Heen

    Professor; Founder; Co-Author of "Difficult Conversations: How to Discuss What Matters Most"
    Harvard Law School; Triad Consulting Group

  • Past Guest Wed 12/7
    Joann Lublin

    Management News Editor; Award-Winning Journalist; Author of "Earning It: Hard-Won Lessons from Trailblazing Women at the Top of the Business World"
    Wall Street Journal

  • Past Guest Wed 11/30
    Jason Porath

    Author of "Rejected Princesses"

  • Past Guest Wed 11/23
    Jenny Blake

    Author, Career and Business Strategist, and International Speaker

  • Past Guest Wed 11/16
    Jessica Bennett

    Journalist; Author, "Feminist Fight Club"
    New York Times, Time

  • Past Guest Wed 11/16
    Josh Levs

    Author of "All In: How Our Work-First Culture Fails Dads, Families, and Businesses - and How We Can Fix It Together"

  • Past Guest Wed 11/9
    Jane Hall

    Professor, Journalism and Media Studies
    American University, School of Communication

Hosts

Laura ZarrowLaura Zarrow

Laura Zarrow is the Sr. Director of Wharton People Analytics, and has spent her career implementing innovations to advance the strategic goals of educational institutions, and the needs of diverse learners alike. Having built Wharton's Lifelong Learning program as a member of Wharton's Innovation Group, she is now working to develop Wharton's People Analytics Initiative and its ground-breaking work in evidenced-based management.

Prior to her time at The Wharton School, Laura served as the Dean of the Lyme Academy College of Fine Arts and the Associate Provost at the The University of the Arts. Laura holds a BFA from the University of the Arts and an MSEd from the Graduate School of Education at the University of Pennsylvania. She is a devoted swimmer, an exuberant cook, and the proud mother of a spirited teen-age feminist.

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