Taking Courageous Leaps With Google’s Sharleen Gutierrez

Episode 30

Sharleen Gutierrez

Head of Progression, Retention & Equity | Google

Have you ever missed out on a career opportunity within your organization because you didn’t know about it? Or not apply for a job because you doubted your qualifications? This episode dives into the power of your network, taking courageous leaps, and how to manage failure and step into your resiliency.

Meet Sharleen Gutierrez, who is a leading expert in diversity, equity and inclusion. Sharleen is a Senior Leader at Google, leading a team focused on fairness and equity in Google’s talent processes. In this episode, Sharleen shares her story on how taking courageous leaps, even when she felt she wasn’t ready, paved the way to uncover her superpower. And, how her network of peers and mentors helped open doors to opportunities that accelerated her success.

“Know what your priorities are, commit to them, and then let go when things are not exactly the way you want them.”

Sharleen Gutierrez