I know the title just threw you a curve ball – we are women, why wouldn’t we want to be like the female lobster??
Did you know that when you go to cook a Lobster if you don’t get the lid on for a group of male lobsters, one will climb out and then help the others escape?!
For the female lobsters you can leave the lid completely off. Why? Female lobsters do the opposite. When one is trying to escape the others pull her back in.
I used this analogy when I spoke at a girl’s conference earlier this year, and it was an eye opener for many. Although at the conference the concept was geared toward self-image – I think it fits for business too. Where there are women, there can be drama. We all have experienced this, and unfortunately it doesn’t stop in high school. I see it all of the time in business – women in competition for customers in businesses that have the same target market or product………