Founder & Executive Director, GEMS: Girls Educational & Mentoring Services
Q: A great negotiation can be game changing for one’s business or life. Studies have shown that men are much more comfortable negotiating and asking for what they want compared to women. What’s your advice to women who are uncomfortable negotiating?
A: Don’t be! You have to push through society’s ideas about how women should act and take your own power. I want my girls to grow up to be bold, strong and fearless. There’s a level of freedom from never being seen as ‘good girls’ anyway, but there’s also a stigma that comes along with that. It’s hard to be assertive ... READ MORE »