AOA's 2021 keynote speaker, author of The Grit Factor: Courage, Resilience and Leadership in the Most Male Dominated Organization in the World, and the founder of The Grit Institute, Shannon Huffman Polson joins AOA hosts Charles A. Goldfarb, MD, FAOA, and Alexander Aleem, MD to discuss grit in leadership.
Shannon Huffman Polson shares her experience to discuss topics such as:
- Improving diversity in a male dominated field
- Building grit
- Leading by example
- The role of mentorship in creating resilience
- Limitations of grit
Learn more about Shannon Huffman Polson's work here.
Special thanks to Peter Martin of Peter Martin Music, Inc (@iampetermartin) for the jazz introduction and conclusion.