May 14, 2014
To be confident and independent, and to take the steps toward achieving what you want
Be more confident at work so that I can contribute new ideas rather than letting others start the conversation
Not wanting to say anything stupid
Women like Jennifer Granholm who are confident enough to take positions of power that allow them to make big changes but are often criticized. I also read Lean In by Sheryl Sandberg and I admire her for discussing so many issues that others don't want to acknowledge.
I'm looking for professional development that is not offered at school, and I want to find women in industry to learn from.
I am a PhD student at UC Berkeley, hoping to find some professional development