What do you want to be?


What do you want to be? In today’s episode Judith Germain with Sheila Akbar about how to help young adults become independent leaders and make the world a better place. They discuss how to stop asking limiting questions about future careers, and choosing more inspiring ones.

Sheila shares about the questions that will help with their preparation and how to prepare for an Ai technology driven future. How do young people create a meaningful life? Judith provides suggestions on how companies can help young adults in their learning journeys.

Sheila Akbar joined the Signet team in the summer of 2010, bringing with her a wealth of experience teaching SAT, ACT, GRE, literature, and composition in both one-on-one and classroom settings. Sheila loves both teaching and learning and finds nothing more rewarding than working closely with students to overcome the challenges they face.

Maverick leadership is all about thinking outside the box and challenging the status quo. It’s about having the courage to take risks and the confidence to lead in a way that is authentic and genuine.

But amplifying your influence as a leader isn’t just about having a strong vision or a big personality. It’s also about having the right leadership capability and being able to execute on your ideas and plans.

The consequences of not having the right level of influence as a leader can be significant. Without the ability to inspire and motivate others, you may struggle to achieve your goals and make a real impact.

How Influential Are you? Take the scorecard at amplifyyourinfluence.scoreapp.com and see. 

Sheila Akbar can be found on LinkedIn here. Her website can be found here.

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