As women, we have at this moment perhaps more opportunity than ever to improve and shape the world in profound ways. Here are some of my thoughts on how I’ve been working on that myself by cultivating a “Strong Back, Soft Front” and showing my true colors.
I’d propose that it’s essential to work on our self-awareness at the same time that we work on big systems level problems and opportunities.
While we train rigorously in technical subjects, we can train ourselves to have a creative vision for how to apply them to improve the world. Influencing others to follow these new ideas can happen when we learn to communicate with a “wild heart,” a body that knows how to be present, and a clear and vibrant voice. There are lots of tools to help us do that...Read More