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How Women Rise with Sally Helgesen

Episode Summary

Sally Helgesen is a celebrated author, international speaker and gold standard women’s leadership expert. Her latest book, "How Women Rise: Break the 12 Habits Holding You Back from Your Next Raise, Promotion, or Job,” co-authored with coaching legend Marshall Goldsmith, examines the behaviors most likely to get in the way of successful women As a speaker and consultant, Sally's mission has always been two-fold. She helps women to recognize, articulate and act on their greatest strengths in order to enhance their careers and increase their value to their organizations. And she works with senior leaders in companies and partnership firms to instill more inclusive practices at the highest levels. Previous books include The Female Advantage: Women’s Ways of Leadership, and The Female Vision: Women’s Real Power at Work, which explores how women’s strategic insights can strengthen their careers. In addition to delivering workshops and keynotes in corporations, partnership firms, universities and associations around the world, Sally has consulted with the UN on building more inclusive country offices in Africa and Asia, led programs at the Harvard Graduate School of Education and Smith College and been visiting scholar at Northwestern University, U-Nordic Stockholm, and the Lauriston Institute Melbourne AU. She is a contributing editor for Strategy + Business magazine and a member of the MG 100 Coaching Network and the New York and International Women’s Forums. She lives in Chatham, NY.

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