What makes a great leader today? Many of us carry this image of this all-knowing superhero who stands and commands and protects his followers. But that's kind of an image from another time, and what's also outdated are the leadership development programs that are based on success models for a world that was, not a world that is or that is coming.
When she was 19, Amy Purdy lost both her legs below the knee. And now she's a pro snowboarder. In this powerful talk, she shows us how to draw inspiration from life's obstacles.
Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg looks at why a smaller percentage of women than men reach the top of their professions ÃÂ¢Ã¥ÃÃ¥Ã and offers 3 powerful pieces of advice to women aiming for the C-suite.
When Brazilian graphic designer Carol Rossetti began posting colorful illustrations of women and their stories to Facebook, she had no idea how popular they would become.
Youâ°ÃÂªre doing everything right at work, taking all the right advice, but youâ°ÃÂªre just not moving up. Why? Susan Colantuono shares a simple, surprising piece of advice you might not have heard before quite so plainly. This talk, while aimed at an audience of women, has universal takeaways â°ÃÃ for men and women, new grads and midcareer workers.
Truth: Job satisfaction is connected to your cholesterol
Across the rich world more women are working than ever before. Coping with this change will be one of the great challenges of the coming decades
The business of empowering women presents a case for why and how the private sector should intensify its engagement in the economic empowerment of women in developing countries and emerging markets.
As formal mentoring programs gain popularity, the need for identifying and preparing good mentors grows.
By using their knowledge and experience to support up-and-coming entrepreneurs, mentors are helping drive growth in companies that can create jobs and generate revenue. Mentors are impacting their local economy and making the region they live in a more exciting and vibrant place. That's a pretty fulfilling way to donate your time