Managing Change
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Managing Change

“Change has a considerable psychological impact on the human mind. To the fearful it is threatening because it means that things may get worse. To the hopeful it is encouraging because things may get better. To the confident it is inspiring because the challenge exists to make things better.” – King Whitney Jr. Change is...

India’s First and Only Woman Prime Minister
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India’s First and Only Woman Prime Minister

At the Inaugural Women L.E.A.D Meeting on Oct 14th, I had an opportunity to profile one of the Women Leaders. I chose to spoke about India’s First and Only Woman Prime Minister – “Indira Gandhi”. Growing up in India, I was inspired by Prime Minister “Indira Gandhi”. She was the “First woman Prime Minister” of...

Work In Progress
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Work In Progress

Last week, I did an ice-breaker speech for Women L.E.A.D Toastmasters demo meeting. The Ice Breaker speech is a speech to introduce yourself – something about your life, your job, your hobbies, your unique interests, your family, or any combination of these. I used my ice-breaker to talk about my hobby, career, and toastmasters journey, and hope to...

Curbing “Imposter Syndrome”
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Curbing “Imposter Syndrome”

Often women suffer from the feeling of self-doubt, or a fear of failure.  This term has become well known in the industry as “Imposter Syndrome”.  We will discuss few techniques to address self-doubt. Women shy away from applying to jobs or taking opportunities unless they meet all requirements. This is due to fear of failure...

SEE YOU On Oct 14th 7-8pm PT!
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SEE YOU On Oct 14th 7-8pm PT!

Guess what?! We are ready for our first meeting! The monthly theme we selected for this meeting is “The Journey of Technical Women Leaders”. We will have two experienced speakers to share with us their journey of being technical leaders in their industries. Renee Yao will share with us her journey of finding herself in...

Women L.E.A.D. Themes
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Women L.E.A.D. Themes

Here are the themes for our bi-weekly toastmasters’ meetings: Women Leaders in history – ongoing Journey of Technical Women Leaders – Oct 14th, 2020 Managing Change – Oct 28th, 2020 Pay it Forward – Nov 25th, 2020 Grit – Dec 9th, 2020 Learn From Experience – Dec 23rd, 2020 New Beginnings – Jan 6, 2021 Radical Candor...

Women L.E.A.D Toastmasters
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Women L.E.A.D Toastmasters

Statistics indicate the representation of women in management and technology decreases as they move through the ranks of the corporate ladder. Studies have shown that women have a hard time “advocating” for their own accomplishments. They often hold themselves to higher standards, critique and second-guess themselves, this phenomenon is known as “Imposter Syndrome”. In the...

Minimalism
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Minimalism

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Time is Money
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Time is Money

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