Play Your Own Game, Woman!

At the EY World Entrepreneur of the Year event this week, businesswoman and writer Margaret Heffernan spoke about the moment in her career when she realised she had been playing a game designed by, and for, men.


I realised that all I’d learned [in my career] was to be tough,” she said. “Did I want my kids to think, ‘she was tough’? It didn’t seem like such a great idea anymore. ‘You’re an idiot’, I thought, ‘you played [a man’s] game and you should have played your own’. Then I realised, I didn’t have one.”


More and more women are running their own businesses; we no longer have to wait for men to make the changes

Uschi Schreiber,



Read the entire article here👉 Forget politics, it’s business that needs female leaders

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