Forbes named today’s guest the premier expert on standing up for yourself at work.

She trains some of the brightest minds on leadership development at places like The World Bank, Microsoft, Under Armour, Pfizer, and Nestlé – helping emerging leaders enhance their presence and self-confidence. She is an internationally known leadership speaker and 3X author, TEDx speaker, and an award-winning journalist.

Her advice has been featured in The Wall Street Journal,, Today, The LA Times, and ABC and NBC television. She has been featured in Harvard Business Review, Inc., The Today Show, and NPR. Today she's a columnist for NBC News Know Your Value.

She is the author of the brand new career guidebook “Quick Confidence” and also wrote the bestseller “Pushback” and “The Next Generation of Women Leaders.”

Please join me in welcoming Selena Rezvani.

Would you leave an honest rating and review on Apple Podcast? Or Stitcher? They are extremely helpful and I read each and every one of them. Thanks for the inspiration!

In this engaging podcast episode, Selena Rezvani, a renowned leadership expert and author, unveils her unique journey and insights into leadership, empowerment, and the transformative power of authenticity.

In this episode we discuss,

► Leadership as Curiosity and Experimentation: Selena defines leadership as having a curious mindset and being open to experimentation, especially when conventional approaches aren't practical.

► From Craigslist to Dream Job: She discovered her dream job through an unexpected source, Craigslist. This highlights the importance of keeping an open mind and exploring various avenues.

► Empowering Women and Girls: Selena's interactions with influential figures, including Rosemary Price of UPS, inspired her to empower women and girls. She recognizes the significance of sharing experiences and insights to uplift others.

► Turning Personal Challenges into Strengths: Her background as the youngest of four siblings and her multicultural heritage influenced her resilience and desire for belonging. Her experiences of loss, advocating for herself, and pursuing education have shaped her journey and perspectives on leadership.

🎙️ Tune into this episode and discover how Selena Rezvani spills the “confidence beans” on mastering leadership with a splash of curiosity, a dash of experimentation, and a whole lot of self-belief. Don't miss out on unleashing your inner leader with Selena's expert insights! 🌟


Books mentioned in this episode:

Other Resources

Subscribing (or following) and leaving a rating and review wherever you are listening helps this podcast be discovered.

Subscribe on Apple Podcasts and leave a rating and review! Listen on Google Podcasts
Subscribe on Overcast Subscribe on Castbox Subscribe on BeyondPod


Who is Robbie Samuels?

🟧 I'm an event design consultant and executive Zoom producer, with a passion for creating engaging and unforgettable experiences. With two decades of experience in the meetings and events industry, I have honed my skills in designing and executing events that leave a lasting impression.

🟧 I have published three books to share my expertise. Collectively they have received over 600 Amazon reviews and reached #1 Best Seller in 29 paid categories in the U.S., U.K., Canada, and Australia.

“Break Out of Boredom: Low-Tech Solutions for Highly Engaging Zoom Events” has received widespread acclaim. I am thrilled to help presenters and facilitators bring energy and excitement to their virtual events, and I am constantly seeking new ways to innovate and improve.

The book and bonus content are at Launch Price – $2.99 ebook (reg. $9.99) thru 3/31. The paperback is also available.

🟧 I am passionate about sharing my knowledge and experience with others, and I regularly speak at industry events and offer consulting services to help organizations and speakers achieve success in their own virtual or in-person events. If you're looking for creative solutions and expert guidance for your next event, I would be honored to work with you. Let's make your event one to remember!

► Do you have a podcast or host live interviews? I am looking for opportunities to share my business success story and strategies.

I've been featured in NPR, Forbes, Fast Company, HBR, Lifehacker, and Inc. as a networking expert and expert in virtual event design.

► In 2020, I reinvented my business from zero to a thriving six figures in eight months. My second book, “Small List, Big Results: Launch a Successful Offer No Matter the Size of Your Email List,” answers the question, “Robbie, how did you do that?”

More importantly, this international bestseller shows how YOU can do it too. Get your copy and The Big Results Toolkit bonus content at

► My first book, “Croissants vs. Bagels: Strategic, Effective, and Inclusive Networking at Conferences,” bonus content:

Stay Connected

WANT TO CHAT? | 617-600-8240 |

SIGN UP for my free monthly #NoMoreBadZoom Virtual Happy Hours –

Affiliate Links: Disclosure of Material Connection: Some of the links above are “affiliate links”. This means that if you click on the link and purchase the item, I will receive an affiliate commission. Regardless, I only recommend products and services I use personally and believe will add value to my listeners. I am disclosing this in accordance with the Federal Trade Commission’s 16 CFR, Part 255: “Guides Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising.”

This post was exported in one click from Google Docs into WordPress with Wordable.

Silhouette image by <a href=”“>Freepik</a>