EP 277: How to Get Unstuck & Pivot In & Out of Corporate with Lia Garvin


What You’ll Learn from this Episode about How to Get Unstuck & Pivot In and Out of Corporate with Lia Garvin:

  • How to get unstuck & pivot in and out of corporate.
  • How to know when it’s time to make a change or pivot in your corporate career.
  • Why a pattern of feeling frustrated can be a sign of what you really want.
  • Why reframing your thinking can help free you from the patterns and people that hold you back.
  • Why Lia Garvin’s recent book, “UNSTUCK: Reframe Your Thinking to Free Yourself From the Patterns and People that Hold You Back” is particularly useful when you’re stuck.
  • Why it’s important to be curious about your transferable business skills when making a career pivot.
  • Why understanding the reality of your choices and options can change your thinking about what’s possible in your career.
  • Why waiting to become more confident won’t help you move toward your goals.
  • Why it’s so important to remember to challenge your perspective and your thinking about what is actually true and what’s not true.

Welcome to another episode of the Women in the Middle Podcast

Today’s episode is all about how to get unstuck and pivot in and out of corporate life with special guest, Lia Garvin. Lia’s got a great “get unstuck story” and you know how much I love a story like that.

When you’re stuck, you’re searching for inspiration on how to stop the spin, get some clarity, and move forward already. That’s why I know you’re going to love meeting her and hearing our conversation.

Get Unstuck

Lia is the author of the book, UNSTUCK: Reframe Your Thinking to Free Yourself From the Patterns and People that Hold You Back.  To write this book, she leaned into nearly 10 years of experience working in some of the largest and most influential companies in tech including Microsoft, Apple, and Google to explore the power of reframing to overcome common challenges found in the modern workplace.

She’s also a TEDx and SXSW speaker and has been a featured guest on WGN Chicago and WJLA Washington DC news. She was recognized by the National Diversity Council as a 2021 DEI Champion.

As an operations leader, speaker, and organizational consultant, Lia is on a mission to humanize the workplace, one conversation at a time. Through her writing, leadership coaching, and savvy program management skills, she brings an authentic and irreverent sense of humor to teams to help them examine the challenges holding them back and focus on what matters.

She has built robust diversity & inclusion programs, launched the world’s first holographic computer, driven programs, and initiatives around team inclusion and organizational effectiveness, and coaches people on how to drive impactful work and thrive working in tech.

Lia has a Bachelor of Arts from UCLA in sociology, and a Master of Arts in media studies from the New College of California, and is a Co-Active and ICF-certified professional coach.

If you want to get unstuck in your career, don’t miss this episode. It’s particularly relevant for you no matter where you work, corporate or not. It’s about making this important pivot that can really change your life. Don’t miss this episode!

Connect with Lia Garvin

Website: https://www.liagarvin.com/

Book:  UNSTUCK: Reframe Your Thinking to Free Yourself From the Patterns and People that Hold You Back is available on Amazon, Barnes and Noble, Target and wherever books are sold, as well as Lia’s website above.

Instagram: @lia.garvin

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