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Rosemary Paetow

About Rosemary Paetow

Rosemary Paetow is a coach with The Fearless Leader program who began her leadership journey as a tennis coach. She then transitioned to science as a researcher seeking a cure for multiple sclerosis, and then into business as a CPA with KPMG and eventually a Vistage Chair working with influential executives. She is now the CEO of Think inStrategy and has translated everything that she’s learned into a practice that focuses on empowering CEOs. Her programs assess everything from the viability of a company’s business model to their capacity for sustainable growth, and puts special focus on their ability to build better leaders. She covers this work in her previous book: Better. Bigger. Bolder.

Fearless Female Leaders

Fearless Female Leaders: Stories and Strategies to Empower More Women to Lead

In today’s world, women continue to be undervalued and overlooked as potential leaders. Many women don’t even think of themselves as future leaders, despite their significant contributions at work and home. What obstacles relegate women to underdog status in the working world, and how can these obstacles be overcome?

In a quest for answers, this powerful book delves deep into the stories of remarkable women who share a common struggle against external and internal barriers to leadership advancement. Women frequently find themselves ensnared in antiquated narratives and constricting beliefs, along with a lack of mentorship and limited flexibility and support.

McAfee and Paetow offer the tools and guidance for women to see themselves through a different lens and uncover their true selves, talents, passions, and leadership potential. They examine eight attributes of fearless leadership, blending the masculine and feminine leadership styles, that are essential for success and wholeness.

Gender equality in leadership is not just a moral imperative; it’s a pragmatic necessity. The business world stands to gain immeasurably from increased female representation in leadership roles. By peeling back the layers of self-doubt and societal constraints, this book offers a roadmap for women to rise above the chains of convention and find the fearless leader within.

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Fearless Female Leaders by Kathy McAfee and Rosemary Paetow

What People Are Saying

What People Are Saying

Empowering, insightful, and transformative! Fearless Female Leaders is the beacon for women’s leadership. McAfee and Paetow masterfully chart the course to shatter glass ceilings. A must-read!

—Mayerland Harris, Group VP of Talent, H-E-B

Jam-packed with stories that women will be able to relate to, see themselves in, and not feel alone. Applicable to women of all ages, Fearless Female Leaders guides young women toward becoming fearless leaders and more mature women to harness their own power.

—Rowena Ortiz-Walters, PhD, Dean and Professor of Management, Greehey School of Business at St. Mary’s University

Learn from Kathy and Rosemary as you rise to the top of your world! Their experience and wisdom shared in this book will lighten the load and let you know you are not alone.

—Dr. Dorothy Martin-Neville, CEO of the Institute for Transformational Coaching and Leadership, Author of Real Women Change the World

Fearless Female Leaders offers potent leadership growth tools that give women and men essential steps to become holistic, integrated humans in their leadership rather than ‘half leaders’ stuffed into rigid gender boxes that do all leaders (and humans) a disservice.

—Kathy Caprino, Author of The Most Powerful You, Career and Leadership Coach and Speaker Senior Forbes Contributor

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