EP122 From Classroom to Boardroom: Embracing Transferable Skills with Ashleigh Kathiresan

June 4, 2024 | EPISODE 122

Join hosts Sami Kinnison and Angela Belford as they chat with the inspiring Ashleigh Kathiresan. Ashleigh’s journey from a first-grade teacher to an IT executive director is nothing short of amazing, and she’s here to share her story, wisdom, and a whole lot of laughs.

Dive into how Ashleigh transitioned from teaching young minds to leading in the tech world, emphasizing the power of transferable skills. From embracing technology in the classroom to guiding healthcare professionals through tech innovations, Ashleigh’s career path highlights the importance of adaptability and courage.

What You’ll Learn:

  • The significance of recognizing and utilizing transferable skills.
  • How to navigate career transitions with confidence.
  • The value of mentorship and building a supportive network.
  • Tips for identifying your strengths and articulating them effectively.

Whether you’re contemplating a career change or looking to leverage your existing skills in new ways, this episode is packed with insights and encouragement to help you take that leap. Ashleigh’s story is a testament to the idea that no experience is wasted and that every role can prepare you for your next big opportunity.

Order Traveling Light wherever you get your books!

Sign up at bfreakingawesome.com to get the latest news, insights, and episodes straight to your inbox.

Follow Be Freaking Awesome on FacebookLinkedInYoutube, and Instagram.

Let us know what questions you want to be answered and discussed by emailing us at [email protected].

Listen to this weeks episode here!

Watch the video version on Youtube

author avatar
Tbgadmin