Sep 06
Making Mistakes Matter: Real Stories by Influential Women
In this show, Jessica Bacal, author of Mistakes I Made at Work: 25 Influential Women Reflect on What They Got Out of Getting It Wrong, invites us to consider the power of recognizing and using the mistakes we have made to expand and empower our personal and professional decisions.

Drawing upon her interviews with women like Cheryl Strayed, author of Wild; Carla Harris, Wall Street Banker, author and gospel singer; and Dr. Carol Dweck, world-renowned Stanford University Professor responsible for the concept of “growth mindset,” Jessica Bacal shares with host Suzanne Phillips the personal stories offered by powerful women of how they got it wrong before they ever got it right. Listen in - You will be surprised and impressed.

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