She’s Brilliant! Jenny Kordick

She’s Brilliant! Jenny Kordick

Jenny Kordick, Executive Director, Maine Outdoor Brands What was the best career advice you ever received? “You have more power than you think. Power is ultimately the ability to change the rules. Rules could be written and formal like a law, or unwritten ways of...
She’s Brilliant! Kristin Guibord

She’s Brilliant! Kristin Guibord

Kristin Guibord, Senior Investment Manager, BerryDunn Wealth Management What was the most useful feedback you ever received? “Be less humble. This gracious and diplomatic feedback was offered to my 25 year-old self in an employee review. Today I use those words...
She’s Brilliant! Katy Rand

She’s Brilliant! Katy Rand

Katy Rand, Partner, Pierce Atwood LLP What are your top strategies for success? “Virtually every indicator of success—as I define it—flows from authenticity, by which I mean self-awareness as well as self-acceptance. We cannot eliminate personal qualities that might...
She’s Brilliant! Chief Janine Roberts

She’s Brilliant! Chief Janine Roberts

Janine Roberts, Chief of Police, Westbrook Police Department What are your top strategies for success? Throughout my career, I’ve tried to follow a set of principles that I believe have contributed to my success. Here are my top ten: Practice self-awareness,...
She’s Brilliant! Lindsay Skilling

She’s Brilliant! Lindsay Skilling

Lindsay Skilling, CEO, Gifford’s Ice Cream What are your top strategies for success? “Trust yourself. There have been many moments where I’ve questioned what I was capable of because others have doubted me. Instead of letting those people get to me, I worked...
She’s Brilliant! Claudette Ndayininahaze

She’s Brilliant! Claudette Ndayininahaze

Claudette Ndayininahaze, Co-founder, In Her Presence How important has mentorship been in your career? “Having a mentor has been so important to me as an immigrant. I needed a coach to help me navigate the system, because I didn’t know how it worked. I needed help...