The more I talk about Fearless Leadership, the scarier it gets it seems. Some leaders are embracing it fully and whole heartedly, and some leaders are pushing back and saying there is no such thing, you cannot ever be fearless!
I am intrigued with this fear of “fearless leadership!” I really do believe there is such thing as “Fearless Leadership”; it is attainable and is available for any woman who is willing to be curious and insanely courageous for 20 seconds.
Before you start reading this post, I want to warn you. I am going to be talking about a rather controversial topic. We whisper about this topic among ourselves, we talk about it in the privacy of our own homes, but when it comes to publicly taking a stand for it, we shy away.
The controversial topic that I want to talk about is this; Women, can be each other’s worst enemy!
There it is. I said it! Now, if this statement …
“Let the one in least fear, Lead!” – Unknown Author
I remember it very clearly! Every time I wanted to try something new when I was in my teens through young adulthood, I would tell my dad what I was about to try. He would say, “God willing sweetie”. I would reply with “God IS willing Dad… he is simply waiting on me!”
He would laugh affectionately, knowing how determined his first …
If you’ve met me for the first time, it will take you only 10 minutes to figure out I love espresso … and lots of it! It will come as no surprise that I always find and frequent the coffee shops that have the best espresso in town.
So, there I was in line at my favorite coffee shop where I always stop by to order a quad shot espresso. I was second in line. The customer in front of me …