Welcome to Next Generation Rockstars!

The Next Generation Rockstars™ Podcast (formerly known as Millennial Rockstars) centers around the idea of attracting, retaining and engaging the next generation of talent rockstars (both millennials and Gen Z). Conversations with rockstar guests on the realities of recruiting and retaining rockstar talent.

Own the power of your age with Bonnie Marcus

By Amanda Hammett | May 25, 2022 | 0 Comments
Win(e)d Down Wednesday Podcast with Jeffery Tobias Halter and Amanda Hammett

High-achievers this episode is for you. Career coach, author and host of the podcast, Badass Women at Any Age, Bonnie Marcus returns to discuss her books “The Politics of Promotion: How High-achieving women get ahead and stay ahead” and “Not Done Yet! How Women Over 50 Regain Their Confidence and Claim Workplace Power.” Don’t miss […]

Gender equality in tech: The power of the question “How can I help?” with Eva Helén – Part II

By Amanda Hammett | May 18, 2022 | 0 Comments
Win(e)d Down Wednesday Podcast with Jeffery Tobias Halter and Amanda Hammett

Men, are you unsure where to begin or if your involvement is needed (or wanted) to advance women and minorities in the workplace? Tech maverick Eva Helén joins us to talk about her book Women in Tech — A Book for Guys. After discovering that men often tune out during DEI sessions, Eva developed a […]

What do sales and leadership have in common? Judy Hoberman explains

By Amanda Hammett | May 11, 2022 | 0 Comments
Win(e)d Down Wednesday Podcast with Jeffery Tobias Halter and Amanda Hammett

What assumptions are you making about people with disabilities? What is ableism and how does it impact the workplace? Building an inclusive culture is critical for success in today’s marketplace. Our disabled colleagues want to be included and share in organizational goals and outcomes. Catarina Rivera, MSEd, MPH, CPACC, also known as the @BlindishLatina on […]

Soon Mee Kim: It’s not enough to be quietly anti-racist

By Amanda Hammett | May 4, 2022 | 0 Comments
Win(e)d Down Wednesday Podcast with Jeffery Tobias Halter and Amanda Hammett

What assumptions are you making about people with disabilities? What is ableism and how does it impact the workplace? Building an inclusive culture is critical for success in today’s marketplace. Our disabled colleagues want to be included and share in organizational goals and outcomes. Catarina Rivera, MSEd, MPH, CPACC, also known as the @BlindishLatina on […]

Catarina Rivera: “Do you always know when people are being left out?”

By Amanda Hammett | April 27, 2022 | 0 Comments
Win(e)d Down Wednesday Podcast with Jeffery Tobias Halter and Amanda Hammett

What assumptions are you making about people with disabilities? What is ableism and how does it impact the workplace? Building an inclusive culture is critical for success in today’s marketplace. Our disabled colleagues want to be included and share in organizational goals and outcomes. Catarina Rivera, MSEd, MPH, CPACC, also known as the @BlindishLatina on […]

Too young or too old? Rocking it at any age with Bonnie Marcus

By Amanda Hammett | April 20, 2022 | 0 Comments
Win(e)d Down Wednesday Podcast with Jeffery Tobias Halter and Amanda Hammett

More than 80 percent of women worldwide have experienced gendered ageism in the workplace. Career coach, author and host of the podcast, Badass Women at Any Age, Bonnie Marcus shares findings from her research on gendered ageism –the intersectionality of gender bias and ageism. Given society’s hyper-focus on youth and beauty, older women can face […]

Male-dominated: Achieving Gender Equality in Tech with Eva Helen

By Amanda Hammett | April 13, 2022 | 0 Comments
Win(e)d Down Wednesday Podcast with Jeffery Tobias Halter and Amanda Hammett

On average, American working women earn nearly 20% less than their male counterparts. The numbers are worse when you factor in race and age. This week, Kathryn Valentine answers our questions about the gender pay gap and how we can close it. She encourages us to think more broadly about compensation and outlines a range […]

Same work, 20% less pay: What’s up with the gender pay gap? with Kathryn Valentine

By Amanda Hammett | April 6, 2022 | 0 Comments
Win(e)d Down Wednesday Podcast with Jeffery Tobias Halter and Amanda Hammett

On average, American working women earn nearly 20% less than their male counterparts. The numbers are worse when you factor in race and age. This week, Kathryn Valentine answers our questions about the gender pay gap and how we can close it. She encourages us to think more broadly about compensation and outlines a range […]

Hey, Dude. Gender equality isn’t a spectator sport. Suit up. with Brad Johnson

By Amanda Hammett | March 30, 2022 | 0 Comments
Win(e)d Down Wednesday Podcast with Jeffery Tobias Halter and Amanda Hammett

Most companies understand the value of a diverse, equitable and inclusive work environment and its effect on their ability to recruit & retain talent in the current highly competitive environment. It’s an issue that impacts everyone. So, why do so many gender inclusion initiatives focus on changing women, leaving men out of the equation entirely? […]

Out of the shadows: Reforming a workplace that protected harassers with Gretchen Carlson

By Amanda Hammett | March 23, 2022 | 0 Comments
Win(e)d Down Wednesday Podcast with Jeffery Tobias Halter and Amanda Hammett

Gretchen Carlson spoke out and took legal action against a media titan and helped launch the #MeToo movement. She went on to found the nonprofit Lift Our Voices and champion bipartisan legislation to make the workplace a safer place for all. During Women’s History Month, Jeffery and Amanda talk with Gretchen Carlson about how to […]