Being emotionally empowered in the workplace lends to greater stability and security. Exponential possibilities exist when we identify our needs and employ that armour.
Here are her top three tips for becoming emotionally empowered:
1. Embrace failure
We learn from our failures. Take each failure as an opportunity to learn, grow and improve. They are not hurdles but just another step to success.
2. Find your personal armour
We all have fears and weaknesses. Being honest with yourself regarding what your weaknesses are only makes you stronger and more resilient. Your personal armour is really about managing your fears and weaknesses – embrace them; they are a part of you.
3. Inspire others
We need to lift each other up or we all fall. We had points of inspiration in our lives and now it is our turn to be that inspiration for others.
Karen White-Boswell is the Director, Corporate Communications of Purolator Inc. In this role, she oversees internal and external communications management to support the company’s strategic plans and goals.
Karen’s extensive experiences in Corporate Communications and Strategic Marketing span over 15 years. Her expertise ranges from direct management in internal and external communications strategy development, Public Relations/Media Relations, web and social media strategy, marketing collateral development to acting as a corporate spokesperson.