Know To Grow: Male/Female Power Dynamics in the Workplace: How to Position Yourself as a Female to Get What You Want
Presented by Iana Daniels
Thursday, May 23, 2019
12 pm CST
(10 am Pacific, 11 am Mountain, 1 pm Eastern)
Men and women generally differ in the way they view power and how to get what they want out of any relationship. In the workplace, especially male-dominated industries, women can may lose confidence in their ability to climb the ranks. Additionally, women may feel pressured to work in ways that seem unfair and prejudicial to achieve the respect and power. A career soldier, I’ve been the “double minority” (African American and female) and have experienced some of the common struggles that women have working in a male dominated workplace. I have also been fortunate to have had great leaders, coaches and mentors. These men and women pushed me beyond gender and color to enjoy a successful military career.
In this webinar, we will discuss power dynamics in the workplace and how, as females, we can position ourselves to reach our career goals.
ABOUT IANA DANIELS
Ms. Iana J. Daniels is an active duty Major in the United States Army with over 20 years of service. She is currently a Construction Program Manager at the United States Army Central at Shaw Air Force Base, South Carolina. Her primary responsibility is the planning and programming of construction projects in support of strategic plans.
Iana enlisted in the US Army in 1998 and served in a variety of logistics positions before earning a commission in the US Army Engineer Regiment in 2005. As an officer she was selected in a few occasions assume responsibilities above her grade.
Iana is passionate about education, continuous improvement and owning one’s story. She also believes everyone has leadership potential waiting to be nurtured. Her hobbies include reading and journaling, and she has a goal to complete 50 books in 2019.
Iana earned numerous military awards including the Bronze Star Medal, Joint Service Commendation Medal and Senior Parachutist Badge
Iana earned a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Communication from Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey in 1998. She was awarded a Master of Science in Building Construction and Facilities Management from Georgia Institute of Technology in 2012. She was also awarded a Master of Arts in Leadership and Management, and a Master of Arts Human Resources Development from Webster University in 2015.
Iana’s organizational affiliations include, the Society for American Military Engineers (SAME), Army Engineer Association (lifetime member), the Association for Women in Communication (AWC), Toastmasters International, Project Management Institute, Association for Talent Development, National Alliance for Mental Health and Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Incorporated.