Ruzana is many things, but professionally speaking she plays a dual role as a co-founder of brightmeetsbrave.com and a successful sourcing professional.

Master of difficult conversations that often arise in business transactions as well as a fierce people leader, Ruzana's expertise and passion lies in women empowerment, negotiations and relationship management.

She's had the privilege of working for manufacturing and retail companies, in the US and abroad, for large corporations as well as small privately held firms.

Ruzana's beliefs: curiosity, resilience and character are what moves the world forward.

Having the experience of growing up in Russia, moving to the US on her own at a young age and rising to success through determination, collaboration and continuous learning, Ruzana has a unique perspective of global culture of business.

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Career Advancement: what we must know, whom we must ask, & how to do so confidently

Ruzana Glaeser

What distinguishes successful people from those who aren’t? How to identify mentors and sponsors and what is the difference between the two? Where do you get the confidence to ask for more and what’s the best time and approach to do so?

Some of us dream of leading teams and possibly companies, others strive to be experts in their fields and subject matter experts! Regardless of which group you fall into, your path to success is through career advancement. In order for us to rise, we have to ensure that our work is in line to push us forward: it’s meaningful, visible, and recognized.

Through personal stories as an employee and a leader, Ruzana will equip you with tools needed to keep your professional career on track with your expectations.


  • What: Traits needed to succeed
  • Who: People necessary to help us along
  • How: Confidence required to get what you want

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  • Gear Checks and Final Systems Check: Your Geniecast Experience Specialist will test the audio, video, and internet connection for your primary location as well as the Genie (Presenter).
  • Expert Feature Management: Customized features are available to Cast participants per Client specification.
  • Live Technical Support: We’re with you every step of the way to ensure a smooth end-to-end Cast experience.