Five tips for directors and CEOs striving to make the most of their limited time. “Ask me for anything,” Napoleon Bonaparte once remarked, “but time.”1 1.See John Strawson, If by Chance: Military Turning Points that Changed History, London: Macmillan, 2003. Board members today also don’t have that luxury. Directors remain under pressure from activist investors […]
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Based on an analysis of interviews with stakeholders, board director data, and relevant literature, GAO identified various factors that may hinder women’s increased representation among board directors. These include boards not prioritizing recruiting diverse candidates; few women in the traditional pipeline to board service—with Chief Executive Officer (CEO) or board experience; and low turnover of […]
Melissa Wylie and Betsey Guzior take a look at who could make a big difference in 2016. They include game changers at Google and in the auto industry, leading legal minds as well as a few who have endured challenges in 2015 that are likely to continue into the new year. – Read More – […]
Mark Fahey – Men didn’t get any better at investing in 2015, at least compared to their female counterparts. – Read More – http://www.cnbc.com/2015/12/18/men-still-worse-at-investing-than-women-.html
Author – Jim Rohn. The qualities of skillful leadership. If you want to be a leader who attracts quality people, the key is to become a person of quality yourself. Leadership is the ability to attract someone to the gifts, skills and opportunities you offer as an owner, as a manager, as a parent. Jim […]
Author – Gary Vaynerchuk – 4 New Year’s Resolutions You Should Make (and Keep) to Guarantee Your Success December 30, 2015 As the year comes to a close, people are naturally going to be talking about their New Year’s resolutions. But want to know what I think you should really be focusing on in 2016? […]
Mental toughness is the secret sauce for performing at the top of your game. Here’s how to get it. – Read More – http://www.success.com/article/4-characteristics-of-people-who-are-mentally-tough
Information to Help Advocate, Educate & Connect Women in Executive Leadership Studies show that companies with gender diversity at the Board and C-Suite level outperform those without gender diversity. We look at our 2014 Census as a springboard for thought and action, and would like to encourage Florida companies to consider the findings. We encourage Florida companies to look […]
Inside Florida business: Smart corporate leaders value women as board members
Compare: The Payoff for Companies with Women on Boards
Hosted & Sponsored by Ryder System, Inc. The Book Selection Micro - Resilience: Minor Shifts for
Hosted & Sponsored by Ryder System, Inc.
The Book Selection
Micro – Resilience: Minor Shifts for Major Boosts in Focus, Drive, and Energy
The evening is your opportunity to connect with other successful professionals and engage in a lively discussion. The conversation uses points made in the book, however, you can participate whether you read the entire book, a portion, or come in knowing only the title!
(Wednesday) 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Ryder System, Inc.
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WEL South Florida Event
PERSPECTIVES FROM THE BOARDROOM As a WEL 2017 Corporate Salute Elevate Award recipient, Tech Data was recently honored for advancements they have made to increase gender diversity in the boardroom. Please join WEL
PERSPECTIVES FROM THE BOARDROOM
As a WEL 2017 Corporate Salute Elevate Award recipient, Tech Data was recently honored for advancements they have made to increase gender diversity in the boardroom.
Please join WEL and Tech Data’s women’s employee resource group, for a conversation with Tech Data Board members and esteemed panelists as they share their unique perspectives on leadership and advancing gender diversity in the board room.
Featuring our Executive Panel:
Karen Dahut- Tech Data Board Member and EVP, Booz Allen Hamilton
Bridgette Heller- Tech Data Board Member and EVP, Early Life Nutrition & Executive Committee for Danone
Kathleen Misunas- Tech Data Board Member and Principal of Essential Ideas Business Advisory
Beth Simonetti- EVP & CHRO, Tech Data Corporation
Click HERE to Register!
(Monday) 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Tech Data Corporation
16202 Bay Vista Drive Clearwater, FL 33760