We have to be convincing if we want to engage successfully with the people and businesses that matter to us. That is no secret.
What is a little less evident, however, is how to convey the confidence that is so necessary for us to be convincing. For women professionals in particular, that confidence is crucial if we are to successfully negotiate a host of gendered complexities in the workplace.
In her Forbes article Confidence Breeds Success — And It Can Be Taught, she urges that “[w]e need to do a better job at mentoring women in confidence strategies,” and shares her tips on how to gain – or show – the confidence that will lead to success.