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Vanessa Loder
Vanessa Loder is an entrepreneur, empowerment coach and writer whose company, Akoya Power, supports women in creating fulfilling lives aligned with their passions and values.

Here is a free Values Assessment tool to help you get clear on your values.

Vanessa received her MBA from Stanford University and is the Co-Founder of Mindfulness Based Achievement, the New MBA, which teaches high potential women leaders how to lean in without burning out. You can read more at Vanessa’s blog, Akoya Power or find her on twitter @akoyapower.

Entries by Vanessa Loder

Why Most CEOs Fail: How to Grow in Tandem With Your Company

(0) Comments | Posted September 22, 2014 | 3:28 PM

We can all learn from Andy Dunn, the cofounder and CEO of Bonobos, when he shares that the biggest challenge in growing the company over the last seven years has been, "Me. Managing me is the biggest problem."

It takes a confident and self-aware CEO to acknowledge his flaws, and...

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If Men Nursed Babies

(2) Comments | Posted August 12, 2014 | 10:54 AM

If men nursed babies instead of women, there would be a pumping room on every floor of every office building with a flat screen TV playing SportsCenter, plush couches to sit on and lots of free food -- bowls of nuts, hoagies, along with two big coolers to provide plenty...

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Why American Mothers Have Less Leisure Time And Find Ourselves Overwhelmed And Exhausted

(1) Comments | Posted July 29, 2014 | 4:54 PM

Did you know that Danish mothers have, on average, one and a half hours of leisure time every day that is spent in "pure" or child-free time to themselves? American mothers, in contrast, have about thirty-six minutes a day to themselves.

I learned of these powerful statistics when I recently...

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