Ep. 11: Mia Mends, CEO of Sodexo Benefits & Rewards North America


What is the best advice that you have ever received?

I don’t have to be fearless. You can embrace the fear and have the courage and the faith to walk through it.  Embrace the fear and walking through the fire in spite of the fear

What advice would you give your 20 year old self? 

Have more fun, enjoy the ride, don’t worry so much


This episode is sponsored by the Center for Equity, Gender, and Leadership at the University of California, Berkeley’s Haas School of Business.  The Center focuses on addressing issues related to gender and diversity by promoting a fair and equitable work environment. Their mission is to develop diversity fluent leaders, advance progress, and transform the power base through four functions – thought leadership, curriculum and teaching, implementation and action, and serving as the central hub for activity at the Haas School of Business. Follow them on twitter @BerkeleyEquity