By Susan MacKenty Brady on June 21, 2017
In honor of Father’s Day, and as I depart on my latest professional excursion—this time to Japan—to advise (mostly male) executives on the advancement of women leaders, I have been reflecting on being raised by a single father, and how this unique aspect of my personal story has impacted my style as a woman leader and my approach to my profession.
By Mark Hannum on June 20, 2017
What sets great leaders apart? Matt Norquist and I had the opportunity to share some of our research findings in a recent webinar on Purposeful Leadership™. Read on for a summary and a link to the recording.
By Sarah Breigle on June 19, 2017
If you’re interested in finding a sponsor and engaging others in your organization in conversation around this critical lever, then this webinar is for you. Register today to join us on June 21 at 1:00 PM ET.
By Kerry Seitz on June 14, 2017
Do you know a leader who goes above and beyond his or her role and supports the advancement of women leaders? Share his or her passion and drive for change by nominating them for Linkage’s Executive Impact Award.
By Sarah Breigle on June 2, 2017
Our team has spent the last two years analyzing data from our body of work with nearly a million leaders over the last 30 years. And what we found might surprise you. Join us for a webinar on June 6 for an insider’s look at our research findings.
By Shirley Milgrom on May 31, 2017
These days it’s impolite to tap away on a phone, a gadget that releases nervous energy, during a meeting. But if we ban cell phones, how can we address the loss of focus that results from sitting still in meetings and presentations? Here are a few ways to get started.
By Paula Butte on May 24, 2017
In times of change and transition, it’s easy to decide quickly and move forward. Purposeful leaders understand that they need to slow down and seek to understand more, even when it’s painful to do so. That means listening more and getting to the heart of what’s on people’s minds—even when you would really rather speak up and move on.
By Richard Leider on May 19, 2017
Creating your life the way you want, so that you feel a sense of certainty from it, requires a commitment to yourself to take actions every day. There are no magic buttons or pills that will get you there.
By Sarah Breigle on May 12, 2017
Research in the field of neuroscience has a lot to offer as we think how to focus on work that creates real impact. Join us May 17 for a webinar with Michael Bungay Stanier for a deep dive into the science of what really makes the difference—and how you can apply this thinking with your team.
By Shirley Milgrom on May 1, 2017
Your job may require you to spend most of your day talking with others, which means sitting, sitting, and more sitting. That’s not OK. Too much sitting will decrease your effectiveness. Here are a few ways that you can get on the move.