I want every little girl who someone says ‘they’re bossy’ to be told instead, ‘you have leadership skills,'” said Sheryl Sandberg. The COO of Facebook says she was told this, and look at her now! This quote keeps showing up on my Facebook feed, and while I love my friends, this quote is driving me nuts.
Bossy is not leadership. In fact, bossy is the opposite of leadership. Being bossy is a skill that every 2 year old has mastered. Bossy is “shut up and do it my way, I know best!” Leadership is the opposite.
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