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Brooklyn asked Liz-Hasbleydi G., Tech + Desing

AddedFriday, December 7, 2018 at 11:15 AM

What do you think was the biggest problem you've faced throughout your journey?
One of my biggest struggles, is being taken seriously, especially by male. Do you have this problem? An if so, how do you handle it?
Related to Electrical, Opportunities/Challenges for Women, Social Concerns, Working with People
  • Liz-Hasbleydi G. , Tech + Desing
    Answered Wednesday, December 12, 2018 at 8:15 AM

    Hello Brooklyn, :)

    Nice to meet you. About your questions:

    Q: What do you think was the biggest problem you've faced throughout your journey?
    A: The biggest problem I have faced during my life from my childhood to the present in the area of technology, science, mathematics, design, art, and engineering is to consistently maintain a positive and conscious attitude in the face of adversity; since the negativity of others when you have a vision, project, and idea produces intimidation or rejection when it is something new and can affect you. Always have faith in yourself, in what is in your heart and your mind, and ideas that are to serve, motivate, and inspire the world.

    Q: One of my biggest struggles is being taken seriously, especially by male. Do you have this problem? An if so, how do you handle it?
    A: To a certain extent all human beings have felt that they are not taken seriously sometimes because of our age, our culture, our ideas, our knowledge, or our personality regardless of gender man or woman. I have met men who support the talent of women. I have also met women who do not support other women. In other words, to be taken seriously, I do not think it depends on the gender, I think that it depends on the personality and level of conciseness of each individual.

    As you advance in your studies the likelihood that you know people who take you seriously increases. It only shows with your work, effort, discipline, and with kind and courteous personality that you can do your work, project, or idea that you propose and that you can be in a group with them independent of the gender.

    My best wishes on your way :)