Things are different in the C-suite

By Bill Springer on September 9, 2015

Things are simply more intense in the C-suite. There’s more pressure. There’s more riding on the decisions that are made. The skills required to lead leaders and deliver growth and bottom-line results can be contradictory, and as the old adage says, “It’s lonely at the top.”

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Getting to know Linkage’s Jillian Maver Ihsanullah

By Bill Springer on September 2, 2015

Dr. Jill Ihsanullah of Linkage

We’re humbled and proud to announce that our own Dr. Jillian Maver Ihsanullah has been named to the Profiles in Diversity Journal’s Women Worth Watching® list.

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Good leadership can be simple but it’s never easy

By Bill Springer on August 27, 2015

Leadership expert, best-selling author, and longtime Linkage faculty member Marshall Goldsmith provides leadership advice that’s often elegant in its simplicity.

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How inclusive are you? Take this quiz to find out

By Bill Springer on August 18, 2015

Countless studies show that the most successful leaders are often the most inclusive. But many organizations still struggle to be more inclusive.

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Academy Award-winner Geena Davis will co-chair our Women in Leadership Institute

By Bill Springer on August 13, 2015

Geena Davis has seen the impact our Women in Leadership Institute™ can make on the lives and careers of women, and she’s going to be presenting at this year’s event in Phoenix, Arizona, from November 2-5.

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Getting to know WIL™ faculty Carla Harris (video)

By Bill Springer on August 11, 2015

Being a hard worker, or loyal, or even being capable to lead and take on greater responsibility is never enough if you’re not perceived to be able to do those things.

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Top 5 posts from July

By Bill Springer on August 7, 2015

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It’s easy to see why Susan MacKenty Brady’s story about watching the hit Disney movie Inside Out with her daughters was July’s most-viewed post.

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Gift of GILD winner announced

By Bill Springer on July 28, 2015

We’re proud of the fact that our Gift of GILD® program provides access to this transformational experience to people who really deserve it.

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Here’s why you can’t miss our upcoming Women in Leadership Institute (video)

By Bill Springer on July 8, 2015

No other program does more to equip women leaders with the hard and soft skills they need to be leaders who make a difference than our Women in Leadership Institute.

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Top 5 posts of Q2 2015

By Bill Springer on June 30, 2015

All of the stories that made our most recent top 5 list demonstrate the power that the emotional elements of leadership can have on your organization.

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