Finding Your Epic Podcast: Episode 14 - Perspective

Welcome to the Finding Your EPIC podcast.

In this episode, host Jacqueline Frost talks to Melinda Burn, Vice President of Strategic Marketing at Solecta Inc

Melinda discusses her multifaceted role and career trajectory. Melinda’s journey from a chemistry background to marketing leadership is marked by intentional steps and proactive decision-making. She emphasizes the importance of curiosity, seeking feedback, and being open to new opportunities.

Mentoring, both seeking and providing, is highlighted as mutually beneficial, offering insights and learning experiences. Melinda advocates for a strategic approach to career development, emphasizing self-awareness and a willingness to explore diverse roles within an organization.

Jacqueline underscores the significance of proactive engagement and bravery in shaping one’s career path. The discussion concludes with Melinda sharing a quote: “Opportunities don’t happen. You create them,” emphasizing the proactive nature of career growth.

To get in touch with Melinda, find her here:


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