Women Leadership: A Term with Many Meanings and Faces.
Walking briskly under the rain on Saturday, I bumped into a dear friend while crossing King St. West. We briefly exchanged “hellos” before he proceeded to ask what brought me to downtown Hamilton. I told him I was attending the Leadership Summit for Women and asked if he was also heading there.
To my surprise, he joked, “Can I attend?” obviously pointing out his male gender.
His remark wasn’t appalling. Instead, he showed a genuine interest, with a hint of laughter – and also uncertainty.
Admittedly, I felt the same.
Full article at McMaster Alumni Association.