See It To Be It

Inspiring interviews with female leaders and change-makers.

About the show

See It To Be It is an interview podcast hosted by the founder of On The Dot Woman, Melinda Garvey. On The Dot is a women's empowerment organization dedicated to uplifting and empowering women. In this interview series, we sit down with some of the most intriguing and inspiring female role models in the world today.

Also check out our #WomenToWatch on our daily audio brief: Four Minutes with On The Dot.

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Episodes

  • Using Technology For Good: La Vesha Parker of Etsy

    May 23rd, 2019  |  21 mins 18 secs
    engineer, female software engineer, on the dot woman, on the spot, startup, stem, women in engineering, women in stem, women in tech

    On today's episode of On the Spot, we sit down with the role model: La Vesha Parker, Sr. Software Designer with Etsy.

  • Episode 39: Funding Fearless Female Entrepreneurs: Featuring Elizabeth Lawler of xxAngels

    May 16th, 2019  |  26 mins 30 secs
    angel investing, empowerment, feminism, interview, investing, on the dot woman, on the spot, startup, women

    On today's episode of On the Spot, we sit down with the role model: Elizabeth Lawler co-founder of xxAngels, bridging the funding gap for young female entrepreneurs through early-stage funding opportunities.

  • Episode 38: Never Say Never: Featuring Gail Davis of GDA Speakers

    May 9th, 2019  |  24 mins 39 secs
    empowerment, feminism, gail davis, inspirational, interview, on the dot woman, on the spot, speakers, speakers bureau, women

    On today's episode of On the Spot, we sit down with the role model: Gail Davis, President and Founder of GDA Speakers.

  • Episode 37: Advocating for African Women and Children: Featuring Mary Muiruri

    May 2nd, 2019  |  22 mins 27 secs
    activism, advocate, africa, children's rescue, empowerment, feminism, inspirational, interview, mary muiruri, on the dot woman, on the spot, women

    On today's episode of On the Spot, we sit down with the role model: Mary Muiruri, children's advocate and philanthropist. This episode contains sensitive material. Parental discretion is advised.

  • Episode 36: Rhythm and Poetry: Featuring Zamaera

    April 25th, 2019  |  24 mins 10 secs
    asian, creative, emcee, empowerment, famous, feminism, inspirational, interview, malaysian, media, music, musician, on the dot, on the spot, rap, rapper, star, women, zamaera

    On today's episode of On the Spot, we sit down with the rising star: Zamaera, Malaysian emcee and artist.

  • Episode 35: You Can Make a Difference: Featuring Susan Solomont

    April 18th, 2019  |  20 mins 34 secs
    advice, ambassador, author, empowerment, entrepreneur, feminism, inspirational, interview, lessons, on the dot, on the spot, philanthropist, platform, spain, travel, women

    On today's episode of On the Spot, Sheena Sharma, Editor at On The Dot, takes Melinda's place and sits down with Susan Solomont, founder of the Women's Leadership Network, and author of the book "Lost and Found in Spain: Tales of an Ambassador's Wife."

  • Episode 34: Media, Success, and Moguls: Featuring Tiffany Pham

    April 11th, 2019  |  34 mins 42 secs
    advice, asian woman, empowerment, feminism, inspirational, interview, media, mogul, network, on the dot, on the spot, platform, success, tiffany pham, women

    On today's episode of On the Spot, we sit down with Tiffany Pham, Founder and CEO of Mogul, a platform that helps women network for career success.

  • Episode 33: From Outsider to Fashion Insider: Featuring Sandra Makarem

    April 4th, 2019  |  19 mins 56 secs
    children, clothing, collective child, confidence, creative, empowerment, experience, fashion, feminism, industry, inspirational, interview, on the dot, on the spot, sandra makarem, success, women

    On today's episode of On the Spot, we sit down with Sandra Makarem, Founder & CEO of Collective Child, a premium and highly in-demand personalized shopping service for luxury childrenswear.

  • Episode 32: The Real Secret To Healthy Eating: Featuring Nicole Centeno

    March 28th, 2019  |  18 mins 37 secs
    advice, balance, business, ceo, diet, eating, empowerment, entrepreneur, feminism, food, founder, health, healthy, healthy eating, interview, lifestyle, nicole centeno, on the dot, on the spot, splendid spoon, tips, women

    On today's episode of On the Spot, Sheena Sharma, Editor at On The Dot, takes Melinda's place and sits down with Nicole Centeno, founder and CEO of Splendid Spoon, a program for everyone else sick of fad diets, and ready to improve their relationships with food.

  • Episode 31: Let's Talk Money: Featuring Roselyn Wilkinson

    March 21st, 2019  |  20 mins 36 secs
    ceo, empowerment, equality, feminism, finance, finances, founder, goals, interview, investment, money, on the dot, on the spot, planning, roselyn wilkinson, women

    On today's episode of On the Spot, we sit down with Roselyn Wilkinson, certified financial planner and author of the book "It's Good to be Queen," and talk about money and the importance of financial planning for women.

  • Episode 30: Getting Kids Excited About STEM: Featuring Margot Stern and Dr. Yael Schuster

    March 14th, 2019  |  19 mins 57 secs
    business inspirational, creative, education, empowerment, feminism, interview, kids, margot stern, media, on the dot, on the spot, science, stem, teamwork, women, yael schuster

    On today's episode of On the Spot, we sit down with Margot Stern and Dr. Yael Schuster, the founders of StellarNova, a multimedia edutainment company that creates unique experiences for kids through storytelling, hands-on activities, and interactive media.

  • Episode 29: Girl, Hold Your Head Up High!: Featuring Sheila Ronning, Founder of Women in the Boardroom

    March 7th, 2019  |  31 mins 3 secs
    advice, business, ceo, confidence, empowerment, feminism, inspirational, international women's day, interview, on the dot, on the spot, success, tips, women

    On today's episode of On the Spot, we sit down with Sheila Ronning, the founder of Women in the Boardroom, an organization that makes sure women have a seat at the table.