Forté Executive Director Elissa Sangster analyzes what prevents so many women from rising above mid-level management.
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Compassion is a key characteristic for a strong military leader. This is surprising since compassion is seen as a "female" trait. If we consider it as a leadership trait instead, how can you apply it to your own workplace?
ExxonMobil collaborated with Greater Houston Women’s Chamber of Commerce (GHWCC) and Houston PBS to produce a series of vignettes called Breakthrough Women, featuring women executives in Houston’s leading industries.
Precillia participated in a team building session with her manager and peers at an improv theater in Boston. As a big fan of comedy, she expected the experience to be fun. What she didn’t expect was to come out of the day with improv techniques to improve her capabilities as a team member and a manager.
In fields traditionally led by men like technology and manufacturing, doors are opening for women. And while it's a nice notion that simply leaning in could get us on the other side, it requires more than that. It requires walking through. Forcefully. Graciously. And immediately.
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Nicole takes a look at female leadership by examining the vision and use of power by Margaret Thatcher, Moira Forbes, and Bonnie Wurzbacher.
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Nicole begins the conversation about the origins of volunteering in America and how it continues to be integral to our country’s history and future.
Nicole was selected to attend Forté's College Conference and shares her highlights of the event.