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LETTER FROM THE EDITOR

April 2019: Empowerment For All

April 30, 2019

How can we ensure we're talking about women empowerment through the mission of empowerment for all? This letter talks about rejecting the notion of disempowerment through the advancement of women as well as talking productively about the topic through the lens of global equality, progress, and sustainable development.

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March 2019: What Does Emotion Have To Do With Intelligence?

March 29, 2019

Are women more well-equipped than men when dealing with issues relating to emotional disconnect when it comes to relationships, projects, family, and work? Does emotional intelligence have anything to do with the way we perceive our identity and the goals we have for ourselves?

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February 2019: Set Yourself as an Example

February 28, 2019

Being comfortable with putting yourself out there is never a bad strategy in achieving something that might be against what others advise you to do. Setting yourself as the example allows you to not only speak for yourself and take actions based on your own ambition, but also serve as an inspiration for new generations of women.

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January 2019: What's Community Got To Do With It?

January 31, 2019

Women crave spaces where they feel welcome and supported. More often than not, these spaces are hard to come by. However, when we do find a community of people we relate to, we create a strong network of powerful and supportive individuals.

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December 2018: Year of the Woman or Year of Accountability?

December 31, 2018

This month's Letter From the Editor reflects on 2018 where women demanded accountability through more diversity representation, consequences regarding sexual harassment and misconduct, and equal opportunity and advancement.

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November 2018: Stepping into Power

November 30, 2018

In November, women were unstoppable and powerful not only in their feats to climb up the ranks but also in their pursuit of spurring innovation, building community, and fostering open discussion. We saw women pushing boundaries both individually and collaboratively, leading change for a new year to come.

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October 2018: The Importance of Confrontation and Speaking Out

October 28, 2018

Speak your mind, speak your truth, and speak your wisdom. You'll see that setting an example will not only give yourself the upper hand, but also motivate others to raise theirs. Look to women who have confronted people with immense power, from chief executives to supreme court nominees, and know that these women are standing up for you in the background.

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The Mission of LHI

July 15, 2018

With two goals in mind, I hope to advocate for women in any shape or form, who hope to change the world with their ideas, grit, and drive.