Earning It: A Conversation with Joann S. Lublin of the Wall Street Journal
For women fighting to get to the top in the corporate world, it has rarely been a smooth upward arc.
More than 50 trailblazing executive women who broke the corporate glass ceiling offer inspiration and practical insights in Earning It: Hard-Won Lessons From Trailblazing Women At The Top Of The Business World, the essential, in-the-trenches career guide from Joann S. Lublin, a Pulitzer-Prize winning journalist and management news editor for The Wall Street Journal.
The stories of the extraordinary women we meet in the pages of Earning It are the subject of this candid fireside chat. Their hard-won leadership lessons provide a compelling compass that will help women of all ages and at every stage of their careers reach their highest potential without forgoing a meaningful personal life.
Joann will also share insights gained from her own life experiences. Among the first female reporters at The Wall Street Journal, she faced a number of uphill battles in her career. Joann became deputy bureau chief of the Journal's important London bureau, its first run by women.
Tune in to learn what it takes for women to climb to corporate heights in America, and gain advice that holds up very loud and clear in 2017.
Details:Host: Joann Lublin
Date: Friday, May 12, 2017
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM ET
Place: Your PC at Home or Work
About the Presenter:Joann S. Lublin is management news editor for The Wall Street Journal. She works with reporters in the U.S. and abroad to conceptualize and organize coverage of management and workplace issues. She covers issues such as corporate governance, executive compensation, recruiting and succession and writes stories on these topics, mainly for the Journal's front page and Marketplace section. She assumed her duties in December 2002.
She created the Journal's first career advice column in 1993 and shared its 2003 Pulitzer Prize for stories about corporate scandals.
Ms. Lublin is the author of a new book called Earning it: Hard-Won Lessons from Trailblazing Women at the Top of the Business World. It describes leadership lessons from 52 high-level female corporate executives, based on career obstacles they overcame. Nearly two-thirds of the women interviewed are experienced public company CEOs.
Ms. Lublin long served as contributing editor of the Journal's annual special section on executive pay and still helps coordinate coverage of its yearly CEO pay survey. She previously oversaw the weekly Career Journal pages and was responsible for career coverage.