Lessons in Leadership: The Aspirant Female Leader

Overcoming Obstacles and Challenges

Maintaining balance between being a leader, wife, mother and care giver is a challenge faced by women throughout the world. In this course I will be sharing my experiences as well as tools and techniques necessary for successfully navigating these seemingly conflicting priorities. Some of the things I will be going through include inter alia:

What you’ll learn

  • You will learn how to combat imposter syndrome.
  • You will learn how to find your voice, be assertive and learn to say no.
  • You will be able to manage your time better and structure your day.
  • You will learn how to set boundaries.
  • You will learn how to balance the role of being a mother and a leader.

Course Content

  • Introduction –> 1 lecture • 8min.
  • The Motherhood Penalty –> 1 lecture • 7min.
  • Toxic Masculinity and Toxic Femininity –> 1 lecture • 6min.
  • Lessons From My Early Days –> 1 lecture • 7min.
  • Imposter Syndrome –> 1 lecture • 15min.
  • Finding Your Voice –> 1 lecture • 20min.
  • Setting Boundaries –> 1 lecture • 6min.
  • Assertiveness and Learning to Say No –> 1 lecture • 12min.
  • Toxic Beliefs –> 1 lecture • 1min.
  • Work Life Balance –> 1 lecture • 7min.
  • Time Traps and Time Obligations –> 1 lecture • 8min.
  • Managing Your Time Better –> 1 lecture • 5min.
  • Silencing the Inner Critic –> 1 lecture • 4min.
  • Conclusion –> 1 lecture • 1min.

Lessons in Leadership: The Aspirant Female Leader

Requirements

Maintaining balance between being a leader, wife, mother and care giver is a challenge faced by women throughout the world. In this course I will be sharing my experiences as well as tools and techniques necessary for successfully navigating these seemingly conflicting priorities. Some of the things I will be going through include inter alia:

  • Imposter Syndrome
  • Maternity Penalty
  • Toxic Masculinity and Femininity
  • Finding your voice, assertiveness, setting boundaries and learning to say no
  • Managing your time better

We will have honest conversations about the insecurities women face as a result of societal and cultural expectations, the stress induced by trying to juggle the dichotomy of being both a good mother and having career aspirations, contending with workplace cultures that are still rather patriarchal in nature.

By the end of this course, you will be empowered with the tools to successfully deal with the plethora of challenges and expectations that women, especially working mothers, face in the modern workplace. You will learn how to deal with your own insecurities better, be more assertive, productive and successful, while keeping sane and maintaining a work life balance. You will learn that you are not alone, and that you can be a role model to those still on their journey.

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