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She'll be right...

Having grown up in a house with 9 women at one point, all fiercely independent and powerful women at that, ensuring that "she'll be right" is something that's very important to me.

Fostering an environment both socially as well as in the workplace that's inclusive enough, where women thrive and are given equal opportunity to develop as leaders, should be important to all of us.

Stereotypical feminine qualities that are often seen as weaknesses in workplaces, communities and in politics nowadays, are the very same qualities that we should demand in all leaders. Nurturance, sensitivity, compassion, expressiveness, modesty, humility and of course empathy to name a few.

Leaders wanted!

We don't just need more females in leadership roles, we need more people in leadership roles to personify stereotypical female qualities. Maybe then, she'll be right...

Post inspired by the UN Women Australia ad below



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