Mon, 22 Jul 2019 23:14:05 GMT Women in PM Leadership https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blogs/304700/Women-in-PM-Leadership We'll explore the lessons, traits, characteristics and opinions of women serving in leadership positions in the project management profession. Join the conversation! Role Models for Women: Why are they important https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/54665/Role-Models-for-Women--Why-are-they-important Thu, 27 Jun 2019 20:54:38 GMT Leadership positions does not turn people who hold them into leaders. Becoming a leader is a construction process where your own identity as a leader is construct through time and validated by others that recognize you as a leader. Like a virtuous cycle, others recognition and reaffirmation of your ... Our yesteryear grandmothers' strength, an inspiration for today. https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/52805/Our-yesteryear-grandmothers--strength--an-inspiration-for-today- Sun, 31 Mar 2019 20:04:55 GMT I love reading old stories, where I can think deeply about the characters and the situations.  You can feel how living was by those times, and even without that purpose in mind, you find yourself analyzing the role of women in those years. Fortunately, remarkable women have slowly been recovere... "My name is Steve" / "Mi nombre es Steve" https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/52129/-My-name-is-Steve----Mi-nombre-es-Steve Wed, 06 Mar 2019 17:26:51 GMT "Leadership has masculine traits" "Technology is not for women" "Entrepreneurs are men" Women still today continue dealing with prejudices, stereotypes and difficulties in our professional development. What has been metaphorically referred to as "Crystal R... Come see the world from up here https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/51230/Come-see-the-world-from-up-here Sat, 02 Feb 2019 22:14:33 GMT Today I’m going to spend the day revisiting myself Resetting my world Reorganising my shelf Because yesterday is too far gone And all I need is to be ready for tomorrow… Vanessa Guimarães   I wrote this text to myself but I think it should be shared. I w... Leadership styles: opportunities for women https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/50642/Leadership-styles--opportunities-for-women Wed, 16 Jan 2019 12:28:31 GMT Much has been studied about leadership styles and about the characteristics a leader should have. However, not as many studies include gender as a variable in their evaluations. Additionally, the studies that have done it differ in design, methodology and evaluations performed so though it is tempti... A fair language to build a fairer world https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/50395/A-fair-language-to-build-a-fairer-world Sun, 06 Jan 2019 22:08:49 GMT "Language is not a mere tool through which we express and communicate our thoughts. Language makes thought – when we speak we are thinking - and at the same time, we are representing and constructing our surrounding reality. (...) The biased use of language (...) influences our attitudes,... Taking Conscience: Open Community Meeting Highlights. https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/50136/Taking-Conscience--Open-Community-Meeting-Highlights---- Sat, 29 Dec 2018 01:26:27 GMT A new community interested in Women Leadership has been opened this year in Buenos Aries, Argentina. After five meetings where men and women exchanged ideas, and with the purpose of closing the year sharing all the research done, an open community meeting was held. The event baptized “... Innovate to find our own leadership spaces, that's the key https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/49481/Innovate-to-find-our-own-leadership-spaces--that-s-the-key Tue, 11 Dec 2018 01:13:19 GMT Understanding what ‘s leading us to lose the motivation to struggle to move from middle management to senior leadership, is what will allow us to overcome our own barriers and eliminate the preconceptions that lie deep in the minds of men, but also in the minds of many women.   We s... Metamorphosis: the initiation process of Empowerment https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/48074/Metamorphosis--the-initiation-process-of-Empowerment Sun, 28 Oct 2018 16:50:05 GMT   To eradicate your own defects can be dangerous. You never know which defect is holding up the whole building. (Clarice Lispector, Brazilian writer)   Business transformation is a very trendy topic amongst managers now, right? There is a lot being said about focusing on people... Women in Project Management: Future Perspectives https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/47650/Women-in-Project-Management--Future-Perspectives Mon, 15 Oct 2018 12:57:10 GMT In 2017 the World Economic Forum published the results of the 2017 Global Gender Gap Report (1). The report evaluates gender parity across four key areas: health, education, economy and politics in 144 different countries. The economic category evaluates participation in labor force, ...