Inflection Point with Lauren Schiller
About This Show
Find out How Women Rise Up. Every week Lauren talks with women who have faced a challenge head on and are ready to tell the tale of how they did it--for themselves, their community or the world. Every show offers experiences and ideas you can apply to your own life. From KALW 91.7FM in San Francisco and PRX.
Most Recent Episode
How To Beat Perfectionism-Patti Niemi, San Francisco Opera Orchestra
1 day ago
What if the thing you really love to do makes you so anxious it gets in the way of doing your job? For Patti Niemi, a percussionist, her first experience with anxiety cropped up while in her second year at at Juilliard, causing her hands to shake uncontrollably. Niemi wrote a memoir called “Sticking It Out. From Juilliard to the Orchestra Pit.” In this episode, hear how she rose to the top of the music world and above her anxiety.