Pretty Little Leader

Ladies, it's no secret that gender matters in any discussion about leadership. That's why former Corporate Executive Ebony Wiley and some badass guests are here to bring you actionable strategies they’ve learned through the years topics like owning your career, from the trenches to the boardroom, mom guilt, managing family logistics, work travel. Whether you are a recent college graduate, entrepreneur, corporate executive, a working mom or just looking for career advice. Listen in on candid conversations aimed at all womankind as they dive deep into their experiences on life’s journey.

Recent Episodes

Aug. 25, 2021


People do business with people the feel like they know, grow to like, and trust.

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Aug. 11, 2021

Iron Fist...Velvet Glove

Appear gentle but in fact be forceful and determined!

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July 30, 2021

Author Your Own Narrative

What words or phrases do you want to be synonymous with your name?

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May 20, 2021

Clearly Communicate Your Needs

How does your significant other know what you need? How do those you work with know what you need? If you don't communicate it, it is impossible for anyone to measure up to your expectations. It is unrealistic to put …

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April 21, 2021

Mental Jousting

The sport of jousting is about winning at all cost. Mental jousting is about reaching your desired outcome by using strategy and skill. Learning when to push forward and pull back mentally can give you the mental strength you need …

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March 3, 2021

Goal Getter- An Interview with Annette J. Morris

What's your goals? Do you have plans in place to reach them?

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About the Host

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Ebony Wiley

Ebony Wiley is the founder of Pretty Little Leader Podcast, where she helps ladies anticipated gender or race challenges in their careers while ensuring their personal lives don’t get lost in the shuffle.

During the day, Ebony is the Leadership Initiatives Leader for the Center for Engineering Leadership at Rice University. After 18 years in corporate America with extensive experience in defining strategic goals, leading global engineering teams in customer negotiations, proposal development and identifying new business opportunities.

Outside the microphone, Ebony is the CEO of Marteen Holland Group, LLC., a career and business consulting firm. Marteen Holland provides guidance via career coaching & planning, job transition, leadership development. She is a member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. and 2020 Women on Boards Houston Steering committee. Ebony grew up in Cleveland, Ohio and lives in Houston, Texas with her husband and three children.