Entries by Michelle

Welcome Executive Director Laurie Benson!

We’re pleased to welcome Laurie Benson to the Building Brave app! As Executive Director of Nurses On Boards Coalition, Laurie is a notable figure in healthcare and non-profit leadership. She joins us in the app as a Featured Mentor, to share her experienced advice and a candid peek into what inspires her and drives her, […]

New CSC: Social Distancing Attitudes

New stressors have become a part of our daily lives during this pandemic, including the discomforting & frustrating social situations that arise when our safe distancing decisions conflict with someone else’s. 

New Feature: In-App Mentor Q&As!

If you haven’t had a chance to meet any of the outstanding women volunteering their time to be Building Brave Mentors, don’t miss out on our brand new feature: In-app Q&As! We’ve asked our Mentors to share a little bit about themselves, their experiences, and their lives by answering a few of our Q&A questions. […]

Welcome to Our Month of Well-Being!

This month in the app, we are offering guidance, solutions, and constructive conversation around how to support and promote Well-Being in both our personal & professional lives. We welcome back returning experts Dr. Shainna Ali, a Mental Health Counselor, and Beth Ridley, a Culture/D&I Consultant, who share their expertise on nurturing Well-Being with insightful posts […]

Welcome Fmr. Dean of Education Julie Underwood!

We’re pleased to welcome Featured Mentor Julie Underwood to the Building Brave app! Julie is an accomplished educator, academic, and former Dean of Education at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She joins us in the app to share her thoughtful advice, Q&A responses, and incredible professional experience with our community members.

Welcome Expert Alexis Haselberger!

Building Brave continues our month of Time Management with Featured Expert Alexis Haselberger! Alexis is a Time Management and Productivity Expert who uses coaching, workshops and online courses to help people “do more and stress less” in their work-lives. With 15+ years in HR and early-stage startups and SHRM-SCP certification, Alexis utilizes her keen understanding […]

Welcome Expert Judy Dang!

Building Brave kicks off our Month of Time Management with Expert Judy Dang! As the creator and founder of Avid at Work, Judy is a time management and productivity genius who teaches professionals how to meet their goals by working smarter, not harder. A trainer, coach, consultant, and speaker, Judy comes to the Building Brave […]

Listen to Each Other. Care for One Another.

Right now—due to the killing of George Floyd and as a result of the culmination of racial injustice—our country finds itself deep in action and turmoil. As our country reels, we reckon with the very basic belief written into the Declaration of Independence in 1776: “We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are […]