If you communicate clearly and confidently, whether at work or in your personal life, you are much more likely to command the respect of others and build stronger relationships. Words are real. Every word we speak either creates or destroys.
Regardless of gender differences, we all have experiences and opinions that are valuable at work. We are all members of the greater team, and part of being a responsible team member means that everyone must communicate, help each other out and contribute to the company culture.