When you join my launch team… You’ll receive the opportunity to order the Kindle edition early at a dramatically discounted rate. You’ll be asked to leave a review in the first 72 hours after purchasing the book. I have been building the Bitch Stigma community since 2016 and have been developing these concepts and strategies for decades. This book is a quick-reference guide of these best practices in […]
Create a Mutual Admiration Society (MAS) with a group of friends. This should be a network of women—or even just one or two women—who you can reach out to when you are celebrating, when you need a pep talk, or when you need an outside perspective. These are friends who can give you an unbiased, clear, and honest response to your concerns and help you check your behavior […]
KonMari your closet and donate to Dress For Success! Have you seen the KonMari craze? It’s a popular cleaning technique that suggests that our belongings should spark joy or we should let them go with gratitude. I’ve been tackling my clothing first which has resulted in a big bag of professional clothes that I’m ready to give to someone who needs them more than I do. “Dress for […]
The Bitch Stigma (which I’ll sometimes refer to as BS because, let’s face it, that’s what it is) refers to the very real fear of the equally real potential consequences women can face simply for being assertive. Any time a woman tries to assert herself, assert her boundaries, assert her authority, or assert her self-respect, she risks being labeled bitchy, bossy, or domineering. These risks drive the Bitch […]
Our first meeting was a success! Eight women, including myself, met up and offered each other support, affirmation and practical strategies to fight sexism. The hour seriously flew by! It never ceases to amaze me the kind of energy that can be created when a group of powerful women connect and how quickly those connections can be made. The conversation flowed easily and we moved from introductions to […]
The bitch stigma book
Women are socialized from a young age to be many things: agreeable, soft, nurturing, and encouraging. Above all, at all costs, we're taught to avoid being labelled a bitch. But we live in a society where any display of confidence--from communicating directly to setting boundaries to simply pursuing our ambitions--can get us thrown into that dreaded category.
Whether you've already embraced your inner badass but could use an extra nudge to keep standing tall, or you're just starting to search for your confidence, Ditch the Bitch Stigma is for women who've had enough, who are done with always catering to others, putting ourselves second, and sacrificing our own needs and desires.