1. If you have a voice, use it

2. Compete with the guys, but not with your sisters

3. Work life balance is not a balance if you don’t like your job

4. Never, ever, ever give up

5. It’s OK to kick upwards, but never downwards

6. If you learn from your mistakes, it’s good they happened

7. Don’t settle for mediocrity,  strive for excellence

8. If your truth makes other people uncomfortable, it’s their problem

9. Seize opportunities now, the perfect timing will never come

10. We are united, no matter where we live or what we came from