Sisu is a Finnish word for determination and intestinal fortitude in the face of extreme adversity. Gentle power is to apply sisu with both heart and reason.
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"Elisabet is as gritty as anyone could be. And with all that will, there is also heart and humor and intellect. I admire her work on sisu but just as much admire the way she leads her life!"
Professor of Psychology,
University of Pennsylvania
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"Elisabet is the embodiment of sisu: bold, brave, courageous, wise, and sensitive. Her important scientific and personal investigations are sure to inspire and empower others to overcome their self-imposed limitations and push through to the other side."
Host of the Psychology Podcast,
Founder & Director
Center for Human Potential
Canadian Olympic Committee
Geelong Grammar School