Better Allyship with Gavriella Schuster

March 28, 2022
Better Allyship with Gavriella Schuster

Happy Monday, Let's Talk Sales listeners! For this week's episode, we bring back a friend of the show – Gavriella Schuster!

Gavriella had a 25-year career at Microsoft, where she advanced to the role of Corporate Vice President, before going her own way. At present, she is the CEO of Gavriella Schuster, LLC and serves on a number of boards. She's an expert in digital transformation and change leadership and is an advocate for diversity, equity, and inclusion. You may have even seen her TEDx talk on how to BeCOME an Ally.

This is Gavriella's second time on Let's Talk Sales. You can listen to her previous episode here! 

Gavriella is based in Seattle. We hope you enjoy our conversation!

Discussion with Gavriella Schuster

In this episode, we talk about:

  • Proactive and intentional allyship, especially as a leader
  • The right and wrong ways to shine a spotlight
  • How to show up and support your coworkers and teammates
  • Revisiting the ALLIES acronym:
    • Advocacy
    • Listen
    • Lift up
    • Include
    • Elevate
    • Sponsor
  • The importance of active listening and being present

…And more!

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