Are you a woman in a leadership position? If you’re like a lot of women, that may be a new role for you. Many women have emerged as first-time candidates for public office this election season. Now the midterm elections have brought New York Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and many other women to elected office for the first time.
What should a woman in a newly powerful position do when she first gets there? “Exactly the same as a man would do” seems like an easy answer, but it’s not good enough.