Ask for that raise. Start that business. Advocate for each other. Fund women’s ideas. Vote for women. Send an email without rereading it 208 times. Pitch that idea. Let’s gooooooo!!! #TeamBrave
I'm so grateful to @reshmasaujani for creating a space where women unapologetically own their power... and that I have such incredible women in my corner that lead by awe-inspiring example of what it means to be #bravenotperfect.
Embracing a bold new future meant relinquishing old narratives, behaviors, and A LOT of hair.
The desire to be perfect holds us back in so many ways. We stick to doing only the things we’re good at, rarely going beyond what makes us feel confident and comfortable.
When we hold ourselves back for fear of not being good enough, or failing, or being rejected, we tamp down our dreams and narrow our world, along with our opportunities for happiness.
It really is as simple as that
Challenge: Raise your hand in a meeting, make your voice heard in every room you're in
Reshma Saujani explores why we wait to have the perfect question to raise our hands
A quick, easy way to take stock of how the pursuit of perfection gets in your way and – more importantly – shine a spotlight on the habits you’re soon going to break free of.Take the quiz here