By Briana Goldman on January 18, 2017
Sponsorship has become more than just a buzzword for creating workplaces that are inclusive of women, minorities, different generations, and a global workforce—it is a powerful tool that can help us foster workplace equality. And it’s a tool we can leverage starting now.
By Alan Webber on January 12, 2017
Stories are how we learn, share and grow. The best leaders are also consummate storytellers. Here are some examples where leaders and stories have come together to make a difference.
By Maria Auperin on January 6, 2017
Our leadership experts share 15 books that have impacted them in meaningful ways and challenged them to change their outlooks on their professional and personal lives.
By Sarah Breigle on December 20, 2016
The end of the year is a time for reflection—and for our editorial staff to take a look back to see what resonated with our readers in 2016. From purpose and coaching to managing change and transition, here is a look at our top five stories of 2016.
By Alan Webber on December 14, 2016
I’ve seen the way we define leaders change in ways that are sometimes serious, sometimes comical and sometimes tragic. But these days, with so much changing so fast, with such great uncertainty and such high stakes, leadership is more than a fashion statement that changes with the season. Today we need to take our thinking about leadership both higher and deeper.
By Richard Leider on December 7, 2016
The new work world requires that we “know ourselves,” know our “value proposition,” and become intrapreneurial lifelong learners. Are you and your team prepared for this new normal?
By Matt Norquist on December 1, 2016
None of us can predict what is coming tomorrow (good or bad)—what opportunities will present themselves to create our legacy, to create lasting leadership impact. One thing we do know is that every day is full of moments in time to create an impact. What are 3 things you can do to create lasting leadership impact, while it’s still today?
By Laura Stone on November 21, 2016
Sometimes it is the everyday experiences in life that ultimately help us learn and grow in the most remarkable ways. This past month marked the 52nd Head of the Charles regatta in Boston. Some 11,000 rowers came from all over the world to navigate down the windy shores and through the narrow bridges of the Charles River. I, the self-proclaimed novice (who put in several weeks of diligent prep work!), raced in a double (four oars, two people) in the parent-child category with my 17-year-old daughter, Sophie, who is captain of her crew team. The preparation, planning and execution that we went through together got me thinking about the work that I do with leaders every day. Turns out that this all too common cliché has some merit.
By Kerry Seitz on November 17, 2016
Last week, we hosted 800 women, including 50 executives, 15 alumnae, and 40 Advisory Board members at our 17th Women in Leadership Institute™, for a four-day immersive learning program. There were countless moments that left us inspired, energized and wanting more. Here are ten powerful insights that were too good not to share…
By Kerry Seitz on November 10, 2016
Jeannine Rivet, Executive Vice President at UnitedHealth Group (UHG), will join us today at our Women in Leadership Institute™ to receive Linkage’s Executive Impact Award.