Throughout the month of April, iGrowSuccess, a women empowerment community, launched an initiative focused on empowering and uplifting amazing women with amazing stories. To achieve this, the iGrowSuccess team gathered their community to connect with like-minded, impressive, and noble women who are passionate about empowering one another.
iGrowSuccess featured a series of interviews with inspiring women who shared their stories, insights, and strategies for success. Here’s a summary of each interview and its key takeaways:
BMR: The Framework for Professional and Personal Enlightenment with Mihaela Plugarasu
Mihaela Plugarasu, a successful professor of the Master of Science in Global and Strategic Communications at FIU, explained how the combination of body, mind, and relationships is the ideal framework to unleash our maximum potential as human beings.
Mihaela emphasizes the importance of taking care of our physical and mental health, cultivating positive relationships, and developing self-awareness. By doing so, we can become more resilient and better equipped to face challenges and pursue our goals.
Grit: The Leading Force for a Successful Life with Leticia Gammil
Leticia Gammil, president of WOMCY, the only non-profit organization that recognizes and celebrates the success of women in cybersecurity, shared her insights on grit, the perfect combination of passion and perseverance that has helped her achieve a lifetime of success.
Leticia emphasized that to achieve success, individuals need to be willing to work hard, stay dedicated to their goals, and have a passion for what they are doing. Gammil also shared how her experiences in cybersecurity have allowed her to develop resilience and adaptability, qualities that are essential in the constantly evolving tech industry.
Life is What Lies on the Other Side of Fear with Olga Gonzalez Plessman
Olga Gonzalez Plessman shared her insights on the importance of surrounding oneself with things that add value to life, and avoiding things that take away from it, in order to overcome fear and achieve success.
Olga believes that when we surround ourselves with these things, we can overcome fear and achieve success. On the other hand, she also emphasizes the need to avoid things that take away from our happiness and growth, such as negative people or activities that drain our energy and distract us from our goals.
Confidence Through Artistry with Vanessa Valentin
Vanessa Valentin emphasized the importance of recognizing one’s worth and embracing one’s strengths with confidence, in order to achieve success and connect with others.
By embracing your strengths and having confidence in yourself, you can build a strong foundation for success and form meaningful relationships with others who share your passions and values. Valentin’s message highlights the importance of self-awareness and self-confidence in achieving personal and professional goals.
Unlearning as the Path to Self-Awareness with Mihaela Plugarasu
Mihaela Plugarasu shared her journey of self-discovery and healing as a woman, professional, and mother, and how unlearning old patterns and beliefs was key to developing a confident and powerful attitude towards life.
Mihaela emphasized that the process of unlearning requires a deep reflection on our past experiences, a willingness to challenge our assumptions, and the courage to let go of outdated beliefs and behaviors that are holding us back.
The iGrowSuccess initiative was a powerful reminder of the incredible achievements of women from all walks of life. We were reminded of the importance of coming together to uplift and empower one another, and of the amazing things that can happen when women support each other.
We look forward to more initiatives from iGrowSuccess in the future, and we hope to continue to celebrate and empower women everywhere!
Know a woman with an amazing story that deserves to be heard? Nominate her on the iGrowSuccess webpage and inspire others with her journey of empowerment and success. Together, let’s uplift and celebrate the incredible achievements of women from all walks of life.