Oct. 6, 2020

Becoming a better leader through adversity with Mary Abbajay | Changemaker

Becoming a better leader through adversity with Mary Abbajay | Changemaker

In this episode of Partnering Leadership, Mary Abbajay, President Careerstone Group and author of Managing Up, talks about her story of resilience, journey to leadership transformation and becoming a successful consultant and author.


Some highlights:

1. How Mary Abbajay overcome her insecurities despite having Bell's Palsy 

2. Lessons learned from owning and managing a bar 

3. Struggles with selling as a consultant

4.  Leading change at Leadership Greater Washington

5. Tips on approaching challenges in organizations

6. The story behind Mary Abbajay’s Managing Up book

7.  Having Imposter syndrome even with all the success


Mentioned in this episode:

Book Authors

Adam Grant

Brenee Brown


Book Recommendation

The Art of Possibility by Benjamin Zander

Podcasts

How we made this 

Hidden Brain

Ted Talks 


Connect with Mary Abbajay:

Careerstone Group 

Managing Up The Book

Linkedin: Mary Abbajay 

Twitter: @maryabbajay 

Facebook: @maryabbajay

Instagram: @maryabbajay



Connect with Mahan Tavakoli:

MahanTavakoli.com


More information and resources available at the Partnering Leadership Podcast website: 

partneringleadership.com