Forbes Magazine recently announced it’s list of 100 Most Powerful Women. Topping the list this year is Angela Merkel, 57, the Chancellor of Germany followed by Hillary Clinton, 63, The US Secretary of State. Rounding out the Top 10 is Irene Rosenfeld, 58, CEO of Kraft Foods.
While My Savvy Sisters and I have high hopes of contributing great things to society, this Forbes list inspires us by letting us know- WE STILL HAVE TIME.
The average age of My Savvy Sisters is 32. The average age of the women on the Top 10 Most Powerful Women in the World is 55.
Relax. Stop pressuring yourself. The women on this list have been dedicated to their individual industry’s for decades, often sacrificing a great portion of their lives in service to their companies or cause.
Slow and steady is the key to world wide appreciation. My Savvy Sisters don’t depreciate with time, we gain in value with experience. Learn from the women on this list who have overcome many obstacles to become leaders in their fields. Wisdom, patience and persistence are what matters most.
You are well on your way. You are doing just fine. Live life with unwavering passion and your dreams will come true.
Appreciate yourself exactly where you are.
View the Forbes 100 Most Powerful Women List.