As a new entrepreneur myself, here are a few skills I think every entrepreneur should have/cultivate:

  1. Focus
  2. Creativity
  3. Resilience
  4. Humility
  5. Generosity
  6. Flexibility
  7. Communication
  8. Negotiation
  9. Delegation
  10. Leadership
  11. Marketing and sales savvy
  12. Problem solving
  13. Perseverance
  14. Productivity
  15. Grit
  16. Financial literacy
  17. Influence
  18. Relationship building
  19. Self-awareness
  20. Passion
  21. Vision
  22. Project management
  23. Kindness
  24. Imagination
  25. Measured risk taking

What else would you add

I don’t know anyone who hasn’t been affected by the pandemic in some way. It’s a hard time for everyone, including me and I want to give back and help others. I’ve been donating the proceeds of my webinars to charity, but I am going to take it a step further.

I am going to

The next Woman Who Wows is Dr. Catherine Sanderson, a professor of life sciences at Amherst College.

Professor Sanderson has published more than 25 journal articles and book chapters in addition to four college textbooks, middle school and high school health textbooks, and trade books on parenting as well as how mindset influences happiness, health and even how long we live (The Positive Shift). In 2012, she was named one of the country’s top 300 professors by the Princeton Review.

I met Professor Sanderson at the 2018 Legal Marketing Association Annual Conference where she served as keynote speaker. I was so moved by her talk about why happiness is significant, what truly makes us happy and practical ways that each of us can incorporate happiness into our everyday lives.

Learn more about her below. In addition, Professor Sanderson will be our featured speaker at the next Women Who Wow virtual event, this Thursday, May 21 at 5pm ET. Register here.


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