Laura Ransone, the director of membership & events at the Washington, DC-based Women in Government Relations (managed by Interel + AMG), is working on her MBA.
On my desk right now
Lots of to-do lists, a photo of me and my friends from our trip to Austin, Texas, last summer, and event-planning checklists
My Media Mix
Music: Benjy Davis Project, Uncle Lucius, Old Dominion, Ryan Adams, Pete Yorn
Podcasts: Radiolab, Through the Noise, MAKERS, Stuff You Missed in History Class
News: The Broadsheet, Career Contessa, The Muse, Ellevest, The World’s Most Powerful Women
My three goals for 2017:
- Cultivate all my friendships/professional contacts and create at least 10 new relationships
- Create stronger daily habits
- Get into grad school (check!)
What I Do When I’m Not at Work
Go to class and work toward my MBA, advise the young women in my sorority, coach high school girls field hockey and middle school girls basketball
The Best Advice I Ever Got
Leave every meeting with a challenge or an ask.
If I weren’t doing this, I’d …
… be advancing and empowering women in another way.