Strategy

When people are asked to draw what a leader looks like, almost everyone draws the same thing — and it’s a disturbing picture of how little progress we’ve made

When people are asked to draw an effective leader, they almost always draw a man. Researchers say this pattern is a prime example of gendered stereotypes about leadership. We tend to associate leadership roles and traits more with men than with women. There’s some evidence that our definition of leadership […]
When people are asked to draw what a leader looks like, almost everyone draws the same thing  —  and it’s a disturbing picture of how little progress we’ve made
Strategy

SALLIE KRAWCHECK: Networking Isn’t About Making Friends

Are men better networkers than women? A Linkedin study from 2011 found that men are more savvy than women at networking online. Anne Fulenwider, editor-in-chief of Marie Claire magazine, recently had this conversation with Amy J.C. Cuddy, assistant professor at Harvard Business School and famed TED speaker. “Amy said that […]
SALLIE KRAWCHECK: Networking Isn’t About Making Friends
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