Authenticity and Vulnerability – Keys or Obstacles to Career Success?

GDG Zürich
Mon, Sep 9, 2019, 7:00 PM (CEST)

About this event

Being authentic and showing vulnerability at work – keys to your success in the workplace or sure-fire ways to kick you off the career ladder? We will explore this question by looking at what social studies have to say. To help us put theory into practice, we will deep dive into real stories of what can happen when people bring their authenticity and vulnerability to the workplace.

19.00 - 19:15 - Opening
19:15 - 19:50 - Authenticity and Vulnerability – Keys or Obstacles to Career Success? by Cristina Moraru.
19:50 - 21:00 - Networking

No snack and drinks will be provided at the event. They can be bought downstairs at the cafe.

About Cristina:

I left my home country at the age of 18 to study experimental psychology without exactly knowing what I had embarked on. I fell in love with social research. Once I finished my studies I changed countries again to diversify my social research expertise, this time by studying educational sciences. And when that was done, I allowed love to again determine my next step – I relocated to Switzerland to join my partner. Through trials, triumphs and tribulations, I discovered the life I truly want to create for myself: empowering women to live their happiest lives, drawing from my research superpowers, obsession with self-development and personal experience living abroad. This is why I founded Worthful Woman, a research- and experience-led platform supporting women who followed their partners to Switzerland in crafting happy lives: