Man, I can’t even do this piece justice by trying to praise it before telling you to read it immediately. Just click, now, do it. It’s the real deal.
Also: if you have room to invite Whitney Hess to speak at your conference, but you don’t invite her and you roll out 90%-100% male speakers in your lineup, you’re a dipshit. She is smarter and brighter than all of your prep school chums. Sorry if that rocks your world, you’ll get over it.