Maggie Georgopoulos, author of the upcoming book, Up the Ladder in a Skirt: Solidifying Your Leadership, One Bold Step at a Time, bids for a spot on BBC Academy’s Expert Women 2017, where female experts who’d like to appear on air as contributors to BBC programs are selected.
Maggie’s works are usually centered on women climbing the corporate ladder but have chosen to talk about Mental Health in the workplace to help companies de-stigmatize mental health issues, making it more acceptable to improve workplace and problems associated with the rising costs of mental health.
Maggie’s iron determination to take the mental health ‘disease’ out of the closet and in helping empower women to successfully climb the corporate ladder was proudly published by various publications such as:
- Global Payroll Association (GPA) – Succeeding as a Woman in a Man’s World
- MNI Alive Media – Lead Authority on Women’s Success in Male Dominated Industry Announces Release of Groundbreaking Book
- HR Future – Mental Health the Hidden ‘Disease’
- Entrepreneur – Why Well-being, Wellness and Mental Well-being Should Be Part of Your Daily Dialogue
She has been a guest in several interviews and podcasts too, such as in 12 Minute Convos with Engel Jones and in Confident Bytes (with a special extended episode). And now Maggie has bitten the bullet and applied for the BBC Expert Women 2017 which may lead to other media opportunity and help get her message across.
Watch Maggie’s brave and insightful video application on BBC Academy Expert Women 2017 here!
Maggie Georgopoulos is a trainer, coach and speaker. She is the Leading Global authority on career development for women in male-dominated industries. She is also the Managing Director of MAGS Inspires Ltd in Glasgow, United Kingdom. Recently, Maggie was appointed as the 2017 Chairman of the Scottish Senate, Junior Chamber International (JCI) Scotland.
Go get that coveted spot, Maggie! We are CHEERING for you!