The Power of Women
There’s nothing quite like the power of women supporting one another. As it turns out, this isn’t just a feeling one gets from being in the presence of other women. A recent Forbes article, Power of the Pack: Women Who Support Other Women Are More Successful, demonstrates how women who form supportive networks go on to be more successful in their career.
It’s not just about attending as many events as you can, or sending out LinkedIn connection requests to gain as many contacts as possible. It is about cultivating a diverse inner circle that represents the many facets of who you are, where you want to take your career and who share your interests and goals. Basically, it’s all about the thoughtful fostering of meaningful relationships and giving back – what are you doing to lift up other women?
Read the article and then let us know what you think. Have you successfully built your own internal network and found it to be rewarding? Have you struggled to build a network? Do you agree with what the article is saying? Share your thoughts!