But Qian quickly realized she was thinking far ahead of her Chinese peers. “Most students are still just beginning to think about who they are, rather than rethinking or reimagining who they can be.” Taking a step back, Qian decided to focus on helping Chinese women reimagine what they could achieve professionally and personally. Given the restrictiveness of the gaokao system, Chinese students are often extremely constricted in their career options. Since its founding in 2015, Redefine has held workshops, online courses, summer academies, and annual conferences in China and the US. These programs help women gain critical leadership and professional skills, unlocking their full potential.