Unlocking female success
December 15, 2015
“The reluctance of women to start means we risk living in a world without women […] who trail blaze or make the world a better place by their courage and determination to speak the truth and fight for what’s right.”
What advice can we give to young women and girls who want to make a difference?
GetUp!’s Shen Narayanasamy believes the key to success is to stop the perpetual preparation and to simply start now.
Growing up, young women are taught to believe that mistakes are not an option, and that perfection is the standard. This harmful mindset holds qualified and capable women back from applying for jobs and pursuing leadership opportunities.