Tag Archives: leadership for women

Impact Leadership 21 | Conversation with Men | UN HQ

IMPACT LEADERSHIP 21 – SUMMIT – NEW YORK CITY FEBRUARY 26th 2014 Last week I was invited to attend and speak at an amazing event called “Impact Leadership 21 – Conversation with Men” where over 250 men and women from different … Continue reading

The Person Behind the Brand

I will always be grateful to my friend who years ago, looked deep into my eyes and said: “Runa, whom are you kidding -  YOU are CONNECTED WOMEN!”   It might sound a bit stupid right now, as yes, today, … Continue reading

Personal Branding & Believing in Your Personal Brand

BRANDit Interviewing Women Entrepreneurs Last week I had the opportunity to travel in my native country, Iceland with my business partner at BRANDit, Bjarney Ludviksdottir. The purpose of our trip was to visit number of women entrepreneurs in the country, … Continue reading

PERSONAL BRANDING – YOUR EXPERTISE

PERSONAL BRANDING – YOUR EXPERTISE Do You Know Your Expertise? There are so many uniquely talented people out there who unfortunately are completely underestimating themselves!  They have a unique expertise that would be useful to many, but they don’t really … Continue reading

Five tips to get killer results when attending a conference

ATTENDING A CONFERENCE I’m currently, like around 1000 other professional women worldwide, planning my journey to attend the Global Summit of Women this time held in Athens, Greece at the end of May. Attending an international conference is an event … Continue reading

“Boys are smarter than girls!”

“RUNA, BOYS ARE MORE INTELLIGENT THAN GIRLS!” I could not believe my ears when I heard that statement from my 18 year old cousin  the other day.  My first thought was: “OMG… after all the work, talk, blood sweat and … Continue reading

Communicating Your Brand

When you Show Your Uniqueness.. … when you know your passions, visions, missions, and can pitch your personal brand statement with confidence and style, that’s when people around you start to pay close attention to who you are and what … Continue reading

The female energy…green, smooth and long lasting!

Enterprising Women Conference 2012 This week was a special week.  OK, I admit, all weeks are special, but this one was a specially special one for me.  WHY?  Well … I had the opportunity to attend my very first Enterprising … Continue reading

Is Relationship Marketing the Buzz?

People buy from other People like know, like and trust! All your online interaction yesterday, today and tomorrow are and will be part of the image people have on you and your brand. Every single activity you do online is … Continue reading

Are you importing other people’s limitations?

It’s time to decide: Are you a MACRO or MICRO thinker? – TWEET THIS! I’m a sucker for the  TEDxWomen video’s.  Recently I listened to the reporter Gayle Tzemach Lemmon on TEDxWomen where she argues that women running all types … Continue reading