Did you know that Red Heel Day was this month? It’s all about taking time to celebrate and promote our own achievements, as well as those of the amazing women around us. We here at Leaders in Heels also want to encourage and empower all you wonderful women around the world. It can be hard to believe in ourselves sometimes, or to truly appreciate the breadth of what we’ve achieved.Continue reading →
Passionate leaders are making their mark and changing the world. Steve Jobs, Elon Musk, Pharrell Williams, Richard Branson, the list goes on. They make things happen. They think big. They inspire others. They are my mentors.
Before they got where they are now, people thought they were crazy, or arrogant, or weird. They didn’t fit. During an interview with Pharrell Williams on a radio one of the listeners called and said that he went with Pharrell to the same school at Virginia Beach and he remembered how annoying Pharrell was when he was constantly playing drums. “I’m glad you did,” he said now.
So how all these leaders do what they do. Passion is key.Continue reading →
I found this quote on the blackboard in the office kitchen. It inspired me and gave me energy when I was struggling with setting up this website:
It always seems impossible until it’s done. ‘Nelson Mandela’
Nelson Mandela is a South African Statesman, he has been first democratically elected State President of South Africa (1994) and he was awarded Nobel Prize for Peace in 1993. Nelson Mandela is an advocate for a variety of social and human rights organizations and he is a symbol of the struggle for racial equality.