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The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Women Leaders™

Leslie Grossman,  The Voice for Courageous Collaborative Leadership Among Women and Men Super-successful women leaders have learned to eliminate the good girl habits which rewarded them in their teens but stalled them in their professional lives. From research, executive coaching and experience I have identified the new habits that propel women forward to achieve their…

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Can Women Leaders Survive the Gender Divide?

By Dr. Rob Bogosian It’s 2016, more than 50 years since the Equal Pay Act in 1963. Yet, the average working woman still earns less than $4 for every $5 earned by the typical man. Furthermore, only four percent of CEOs of S&P 500 companies are women, according to Catalyst’s Pyramid. How is it that women…

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Women in the C-Suite: A Leadership Lesson

Sharon Rowlands, CEO and President of Web.com Group C-suite visibility for women today is still lacking and it’s important that we talk about these issues. While I’m heartened to see awareness of the need for more female executives growing, the reality is that women still represent a very small minority of CEOs worldwide and only 6% in the…

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Is Your Organization Focused on Diversity Issues & Women’s Leadership?

Equities® Women’s Council If so, we would love to work with you to bring together a dynamic group of professionals for a networking event and roundtable focused on discussing today’s women in business. Equities.com recently kicked off an Equities Women’s Council and is looking for sponsors whom are actively promoting women’s initiatives, diversity and leadership in the…

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Think Bigger with Thought Leadership

Stacey Ross Cohen, CEO/President of Co-Communications So, what exactly is a thought leader?  And how can it benefit you? A thought leader is considered an authority on a particular subject matter or industry. They share their deep knowledge, insights and ideas with audiences through speaking engagements, media interviews and content development — — and have…

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Leadership in Action in a Crisis: Governor Andrew Cuomo

Leslie Grossman,  The Voice for Courageous Collaborative Leadership Among Women and Men In the midst of a crisis, we look to our leaders to enable us to endure and persist. I have been listening to Governor Andrew Cuomo of New York State speak at his daily press conferences addressing the Covid-19 pandemic. I have been…

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Women Launch Campaign for Gender Parity in Investing

CommPRO Editorial Staff Research shows that gender diverse teams significantly outperform – but women are still highly underrepresented in the number of fund managers. PEWIN #HerWorth challenge hopes to change that. In managing their wealth, women are looking for investments that align with their values.  However, many women are finding that they don’t have any female-led funds…

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How the Female Brain Empowers Women in the C-Suite

Kate Lanz, Founder and CEO of mindbridge More and more, professional women are moving up the ranks to the C-suite. Too bad, then, that they’re encouraged to be the best men they can be once there or when en route. They’re expected to show their power in ways that, based on modern neuroscience, are more intrinsically male than female. From a brain-based…

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The Female Advantage in Leadership: EQ

Tomas Chamorro-Premuzic, Chief Talent Scientist, ManpowerGroup Emotional intelligence, or EQ, concerns the ability to understand and manage your own and other people’s emotions; it is the best single measure of people skills. Individuals with higher EQs are generally more effective in leadership roles. Despite the small gender differences for EQ, as a group, women tend…

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Women at Work: 5 Essentials to Power Up Your Personal Brand

Stacey Ross Cohen, President & CEO, Co-Communications Despite great strides made in women’s empowerment and gender equality, women still make up a small segment of top leadership jobs. Successful women understand the power of personal branding.  Personal branding is no longer a luxury – it’s a requirement whether you have your own business or are…

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Debbie Allen And Debra Lee Among BLACK ENTERPRISE Women Of Power Honorees

CommPRO Editorial Staff BLACK ENTERPRISE will present its highest honor in recognition of the achievements of black women when it presents the Women of Power Legacy Awards at the 2020 Women of Power Summit on March 5, 2020, in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Women of Power Summit is the nation’s No. 1 executive development and leadership conference for women of…

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