Harriet  Minter

Harriet Minter

Harriet Minter is a journalist, speaker and women in leadership advocate. She founded and edited the Guardian's Women in Leadership section, which focused on women in the workplace, and is a columnist for Psychologies magazine. She's written for publications including The Times, Huffington Post and The Pool. She is a regular speaker on women's rights, the future of work, and digital media. In the past two years she's given two TED Talks, the first on the importance of learning to fail and the second on yoga, which have had tens of thousands of views. Outside of work, her passions include high heels and big boats - just not together. She writes a weekly newsletter for ambitious and impatient women.