25 results for tag: women as leaders


Trends & Transformation: Women Hold Up Half the Sky

Women make up half the world’s population and drive the majority of purchasing decisions in households. However, they are still underrepresented in the workforce, especially in technology and leadership positions. There has been some groundbreaking – ...
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Modern Day Challenges Faced by Women Entrepreneurs

Finding success in today’s competitive world as an entrepreneur is hard; a fact made even harder for women entrepreneurs looking to start their own business. Being no stranger to overcoming challenges, many women across the states have established their ...
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Board Seats: Women, Diversity, Hot Skills

What to know what's particularly important today in terms of landing a Board Seat? Tune in to this short excerpt from a session of ExecuNet Master Class, led by Mike Lorelli, and you'll hear what's valued the most right now and where there's the greatest ...
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Why Women Leaders Are Outperforming Men

The first to study female leadership 30 years ago, Sally Helgesen wrote a ground-breaking book titled The Female Advantage: Women's Ways of Leadership. As she studied a number of America's most successful female leaders by following them around and closely ...
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The Business Case for Gender Diversity in the Workplace

With the arrival of International Women's Day today, companies and individuals worldwide will be reviewing gender parity, progress, and future projections for women in the workplace. The positive benefits of a gender diverse workforce have created a solid ...
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Navigating the Line Between Bonding and TMI at Work

In the workplace, disclosing too much can undermine your capacity to be seen as a trusted and discreet professional. It’s more often women who over-disclose than men. Why is this? Two reasons: Either they assume that building good relationships and ...
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Women for Hire: How to Hire More Rockstar Women

We’ll never get enough women out of the bottom of the funnel if we don’t get more into the top. It may sound simple. But it’s not easy. The case for recruiting more women executives to your company… particularly in its senior ranks… is ...
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Why Tech Needs Women Leaders

We need more women leaders in technology companies. Having personally experienced gender bias during my career, it's hard for me to say this because the last thing I want to do is advocate for bias of any kind. The goal should always be to hire the best ...
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Debunked: 4 Myths About Women in Business

Women are a force to be reckoned with in the business world. They make up half of the US workforce and own more than 11.6 million firms. There are more women in the labor force, more women earning degrees, and more female entrepreneurs than ever before. ...
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Change the Workplace for Women 50+

Women 50+ are an under-utilized and underappreciated segment of our population when it comes to leadership opportunities. Because ExecuNet is committed to making its community aware of opportunities to learn from leading experts in career advancement, ...
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Top Challenges Faced by Women in Business

When considering challenges for women in business, the list is surprisingly long. The result is an environment in which women must be strategic and hardworking to overcome barriers. Gender-based challenges hinder everything from finding fulfillment at work to ...
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The #1 Success Killer and How to Beat It!

Do you cling to the past? Spend time reliving unfortunate things that have happened? Tell yourself that you need to rehash events because you’re trying to “figure things out” in order to understand exactly what went wrong? At a certain point, ...
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