Gillian has been a guiding force in technology since the early days of the internet. Tune in to learn one of the key benefits of hosting a conversation on a particular topic and why listening is a critical component of your success.
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IN TODAY’S EPISODE YOU’LL LEARN:
An influencer is someone who sparks change. If you can replicate it and influence one or more people who can amplify what you’re promoting, you’re an influencer.
Outlines Venture Groups is a project of Gillian and Ann Kennedy that offers mentoring in exchange for equity.
2.9% of all venture capital funding went to women in 2016. Outlines Venture Groups recently formed a fund that looks at the diversity issue from a broader perspective — gender, ethnic, location, and idea diversity.
Listening to others was critical to the success of Moz.
If you’re hosting a conversation, you’ll be associated with that conversation.
If she were to do it again, she would have a more organized sales process.
Be mindful about how large you want your brand to be and where you’re willing to go to make it happen.
- Book: A Nordic fairytale book from her childhood
- Influencer: Winston Churchill
- Conference, group, or event: MozCon
- Preferred social network: Twitter
- Tool that you can’t live without: Google