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She's Got Grit: Sometimes they aren't ready for you

Jody Vander Heyden never thought she'd join the Coast Guard, and ended up in the vanguard of women training as rescue swimmers, surprising no one more than herself when she graduated as honor grad. But the Coast Guard wasn't ready for her. Her lessons learned in an early integration will help women starting out today.

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She's Got Grit: Advice to new leaders

Some of the best advice for new leaders compiled from Grit Project Profiles, from leaders in every service and hundreds of years of combined experience. You wont want to miss this.

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She's Got Grit: Leadership and Grit with Coast Guard CMDR (Ret) Alda Siebrands

Coast Guard Commander Alda Siebrands wasn't afraid to break the rules to get things done. Prepare to be inspired by a life and career of leadership and grit.

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