Productized Podcast — Bárbara Aranda da Silva — Non-Formal Education: Finding Paths To Create Positive Change Makers
Recently we’ve had the great pleasure of chatting with Bárbara Aranda da Silva, President of the Portuguese Association of Girl Guides. Full-time mother of (almost) 3, President of the Portuguese Association of Girl Guides, Director of the South Branch of the Portuguese Pharmaceutical Society and a Head of Market Access in a Pharmaceutical Company. She is deeply passionate about people empowerment, non-formal education, and leadership. People that know her used to say that she brings positivity and a “keep it simple” mood. Learn how non-formal education can help you find leadership pathways for positive change.
Main topics covered:
👶 Where to find the balance between family, work, and volunteering
⏳ Prioritization is at the top of the organization
🔥 Being a leader to create positive change makers
💪Active listening and no judgement to improve team building
[03:45] Be the change you want to see in the world
[04:40] Managing all responsibilities as a mother (of almost 3), a President of the Portuguese Association of Girl Guides, a Director of the Branch of the Portuguese Pharmaceutical Society and the Head of Market Access Oncology in a Pharmaceutical Company
“You don’t manage your time, you manage your energy”
[14:25] Recipe to get strength and time
“Guide Guiding firstly was investing on myself and now is returning to others”
[22:50] Leaving work at work in the field of oncology
“Be a leader is being yourself, bringing your dreams and vision”
[31:50] Mission of the Portuguese Association of Girl Guides
[40:00] Non-formal education and the impact on young people today
[42:40] Transformation of people who are in the Girl Guide
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#GirlsWhoProduct: Inbal Arieli
Welcome to the first episode of season #3 of Girls Who Product podcast.
[46:30] STEAM for Science, Tech, Engineering, Arts, and Maths areas in non-formal education
[48:55] Soft and Hard skills that employers are looking for
“Be part of the team, be good in time management and problem-solving, accept challenges, and take a risk “
[50:15] Barbara’s motto: Being leadership “a shared journey that empowers us to work together and bring positive change to our lives, the lives of others, and our wider society”.
Bárbara recommends 📚 on leadership:
Daring Greatly: How the Courage to Be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead
Daring Greatly: How the Courage to Be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead [Brown, Brené] on…
Everyday Blessings: The Inner Work of Mindful Parenting
Everyday Blessings: The Inner Work of Mindful Parenting [Kabat-Zinn PhD, Jon, Kabat-Zinn, Myla] on Amazon.com. *FREE*…
O Rasto do Fundador by Robert Baden-Powell: CHECK HERE
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