Ameera Gaal

July 31, 8:15am - 10:00am CDT. Hosted at Online

part of a series on Underdog


About the speaker

Ameera Gaal Is a 15-year-old entrepreneur, going through the ups and down of being and young business owner. She’ll be talking about the difficulties she’s experienced and gone through her life that took her from a heap of unhealthy bones to a business owner waiting to surpass the next hurdle life throws.

Additional details

An underdog questions and expands what’s considered possible.

When others expect them to lose, underdogs must lean on their self-trust and hard won experiences to envision and fiercely assert new realities. They do not dwell on what’s expected of them, but instead focus on what’s not expected of them.

In a letter to his nephew, James Baldwin writes, “You were not expected to aspire to excellence. You were expected to make peace with mediocrity […] Take no one’s word for anything, including mine, but trust your experience. Know whence you came. If you know whence you came, there is really no limit to where you can go.”

Whether you’re an underdog yourself or you know someone who is, you can help raise the bar. Recognize that every day is an opportunity to participate in life-affirming problem solving and to, and that every moment is an opportunity to engage creatively with your sense of what is possible.

Call in and deploy your experience, your intuition, and your voice. The arena of change is calling.

Our Edinburgh chapter chose this month’s exploration of Underdog, Astrid Jaekel illustrated the theme, and Mailchimp is presenting the theme globally.