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Women in Leadership Resources

Articles

Theme: Political leadership/Leadership thoughts
http://www.inc.com/lisa-abeyta/what-every-woman-leader-can-learn-from-hillary-clintons-acceptance-speech.html
Women leaders need to stop fighting to prove that they deserve an apparent opportunity; they should go ahead and own it. When women move beyond that struggle and embrace the new mindset, they gain more confidence and inspiration.   

Theme: Rio Olympics/Women leaders in sports/Leadership traits
https://www.theodysseyonline.com/why-aly-raisman-is-the-definition-of-leader
Written before the Rio Olympics, this article brings out 6 good reasons why Aly Raisman, two-time Olympic champion and captain of the Fierce Five, is such a good leader. 

Theme: Mentorship/Women mentees
http://www.womensagenda.com.au/career-agenda/item/7313-the-key-things-to-know-about-mentoring
Why is seeking a woman mentor important and how do you ensure mentoring success? Here are 8 simple tips for a successful mentor-mentee relationship. 

Theme: Leadership Traits/Global leaders
http://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2016/08/what-do-women-leaders-have-in-common/492656/
Studying the leadership stories of women leaders from various parts of the world, this article identifies similarities in their lives and thoughts that make them what they are today. 

Theme: Historic women leaders/Comic recognition
http://www.upworthy.com/17-amazing-women-who-probably-arent-in-history-books-but-should-be?c=ufb1
This article is about a cartoonist's comic recognition of 100 women from around the world that history has forgotten. Be sure to read up about each one and get ready to be inspired!