Category: Leadership

Is the glass ceiling a mind-set issue?

Contrary to what you may have heard, the fabled glass ceiling that holds women back from top jobs – is still alive and well. A 2013 Harvard Law Review report noted that, although there has been progress in both the

Posted in Leadership, Women in Leadership

Leadership is knowing how to ask…

If there is ever an opportunity to add in an eighth deadly sin, then I am putting my hand up to nominate “assumption”. In my experience, assumption is already the #1 business sin; the destroyer of deals, the terroriser of

Posted in Communication, Global Leadership

Leadership Retreats Help Women Navigate Past Risks for Executive Success

CDR Assessment Group, Inc. and The Alexcel Group have announced a series of Women’s Leadership Retreats to offer a novel solution designed to help women get past the obstacles to success. They personalize development to hone in on what each

Posted in Alexcel, Women in Leadership

Are You a Global Thinker?

Creating the mindset for outstanding global leadership You would think that with the financial havoc caused by the 2008 economic meltdown, most companies would think twice about expanding into new markets. Ironically, just the opposite was true. Many companies looked at emerging

Posted in Global Leadership, Leadership

Cracking the Code to the Glass Ceiling

Despite the best-laid plans, good intentions, mentoring and diversity training, the glass ceiling continues to be an impenetrable barrier for most women leaders.   That is – until now.   “Cracking the Code to the Glass Ceiling” is a white paper published by

Posted in Women in Leadership