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Our tribe of women liberators, overachievers and trailblazers share
their hard-earned wisdom and some real talk on the glory and sh*t behind their success.

 

Jobina Bardai is a Dancer / Choreographer / Coach / Teacher / Magic-maker / Wanderer / Explorer / Friend / Sister / Daughter.

What was the dumbest thing you ever did (or almost did) to fit in?

Lol, I don't think I ever did this. I am usually doing dumb things to stand out!

What’s a “fuck yeah! I did it!” moment?

Moving to Berlin without knowing a soul, with just one bag, my teddy bear and almost non-existent German

Stephanie is a Scientist / Astrophysicist / Researcher / Artist / Painter / Rock climber.

Describe “the hardest year”?

Second year undergrad: I became overwhelmed with my parents’ divorce and living abroad a full summer.

What’s a “fuck yeah! I did it!” moment?

Canada’s Women in Science and Engineering program (I was told it would guarantee my future).

Karen Olson is a Leadership Coach / Retreat Leader / Art-o-mancy Trainer / Energetic Literacy Advocate / Writer.

What is your longest standing regret?

Not making the most of some pretty big opportunities because of fear: magazine, book deal...

What’s a “fuck yeah! I did it!” moment?

I once went on a caving expedition in Mexico with the US Deep Caving Team (on a 3rd date) and became an official mapmaker.

Brianna is a Social Worker / Researcher / Educator / Writer / Heart Coach / Dee-jay / Dancer / Spirited World Wanderer / Yogi / Feminist.

What is your longest standing regret?

Being ashamed of my 'unwed' status for too long. Resenting my 30s before I even got there.

What’s a “fuck yeah! I did it!” moment?

Putting my heart back together again! All on my ownsome!

Carly is a Writer / Photographer / Banker / Traveller / Snail Mail Enthusiast / Curator for Handwritten / Old Soul.

What is your longest standing regret?

Not speaking my truth sooner for the fear of being disliked.

What’s a “fuck yeah! I did it!” moment?

Maintained composure on national television (BBC Breakfast). I thought I was going to puke or forget my name or something.

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