The BreakLine Arena

BreakLine Education helps high-performing veterans, women, and people of color pivot into compelling careers in the tech industry. Join us in The BreakLine Arena as we hear inspiring stories of leaders, innovators, and trailblazers on the world stage and within our BreakLine alumni community.


Maya Dhir: Reclaiming Your Power
Show Details59min 25s
Kara Nortman: Founding Angel
Show Details1hr 2min
The Intersection of Race, Mental Health, and Tech with Cornell Verjeda-Woodson
Show Details54min 27s
Ali Ghodsi: Building Databricks
Show Details59min 10s
TJ O'Connor: Light at the End of the Tunnel
Show Details48min 50s
Stacy Brown-Philpot: Up to the Task
Show Details59min 57s
Victoria Langston: Give Yourself A Chance
Show Details57min 11s
Rani Johnson: Go Out and Do Something Wonderful
Show Details56min 12s
Andrew "AP" Powell: 10 for 10
Show Details55min 55s
Ali Azhar: The Design Principles of Happiness
Show Details1hr 3min
Ariana Pybus: Pursue It Vigorously
Show Details58min 44s
Josh Reeves: With Gratitude, Impatience, and Gusto
Show Details1hr 2min
Charlie Newark-French: Choosing Hyperscience
Show Details1hr 3min
Tina Tchen: Crafting Safe, Fair, and Dignified Workplaces
Show Details1hr 5min
Hannah and Heather Gallagher: Our Life. Our Love. Our Story.
Show Details53min 46s
Leslie Blodgett: Pretty Good Advice
Show Details1hr 3min
Moving From Fear to Opportunity Based Decision-Making
Show Details45min 43s
Jason & Mirini Kim: Love, Legacy, and Tiger Moms
Show Details46min 46s
Greg Murphy: Securing Ordr in a Digital World
Show Details1hr 1min
Sazza Dahal: Female Gurkha
Show Details49min 25s
Rocky Takapu: Tonga with a Twist of Oakland
Show Details52min 19s
Manny Medina: Grit, Growth, and Scaling Outreach
Show Details43min 48s
Mental Health Awareness Month: Overcoming Imposter Syndrome
Show Details54min 40s
Kristin Groos Richmond: Heart of a Revolution
Show Details57min 24s
Sergio Padilla: Changing the Faces of Tech Through BreakLine Admissions
Show Details1hr 4min
John Vrionis: Winning, The Unusual Way
Show Details1hr 3min
Ahron Oddman: To Get More, Give More
Show Details1hr 5min
Hasani Caraway: Chasing Your Yes
Show Details1hr
Monika Fahlbusch: The Art of Building Authentic Cultures
Show Details1hr 2min
Mandy Birch: Women's History Month
Show Details49min 1s
Onai Gwachiwa: Women's History Month
Show Details36min
Haley Wilson: Women's History Month
Show Details47min 2s
Matthew Prince: Building Cloudflare
Show Details58min 49s
Nima Ghamsari: Betting on Yourself
Show Details1hr 1min
Audrey Stewart: Apex Origin Stories
Show Details28min 16s
Jay Staples: Apex Origin Stories
Show Details27min 54s
Jasmine Motupalli: Apex Origin Stories
Show Details34min 56s
Deon Scott: Apex Origin Stories
Show Details36min 28s
Lt. Gen. Vince Stewart: My American Story
Show Details49min 29s
Amy Cuddy: Harnessing Our Power Through Body Language
Show Details50min 52s
Baba Shiv: Optimize Your Decision-Making
Show Details1hr
General Jim Mattis: Lessons in Servant Leadership
Show Details1hr 9min
Bethany Coates: The BreakLine Education Origin Story
Show Details57min 21s
Welcome to The BreakLine Arena
Show Details6min 43s