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October 17, 2018

Erica Dhawan

 

“Listen to yourself and think about who you are becoming and [how to] surround yourself on a regular basis with people you want to be like.”

On this week's episode of "Work It," Erica Dhawan, the author of Get Big Things Done, breaks down a few of the biggest career myths and offers her own counter-intuitive pieces of advice. For starters? "Screw mentorship."

Plus, on the season finale of the All the Social Ladies podcast, I spoke with Jennifer Sey, Chief Marketing Officer at Levi Strauss & Co, about leading with confidence, pioneering progress, and why brands should take a stand. Give it a listen.


 

Reading List

3 so-called rules of business that just aren't true.

What Kara Swisher learned from the worst—and best—bosses she ever had.

A woman who imitated the swagger of an entitled white male got results.

Women are more likely to compete against themselves than against others.

9 things you can do when you're feeling lost in your career.


 

Quote of the Week    

"Nobody can give you the identity you want. You have to determine what it is, and you have to validate it yourself." - Colleen T. Reese

 

Only you know who you are and who you want to be.  


 

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