Courageous Leadership for Women
Duration: 60 minutes
Women make up almost half of today's workforce?a significant jump from past decades. This means women have more opportunities to shape organizations in a meaningful way, whether they are mid-level managers or top-tier executives. But developing this influence takes skill, persistence, persuasiveness, and most of all, courage.
Courage is what gives strong women leaders their backbone. It's what enables them to accept challenges, overcome obstacles, inspire others, and drive the bottom line.
Join us for an enlightening webinar that will show you how to develop women into courageous leaders. Subject matter expert and best selling author Bill Treasurer will discuss this important virtue, provide practical strategies to transform courage, and share real-world examples about women who have used courage to broaden their leadership influence.
What You Will Learn
- Why courage is essential to human and organizational success
- Current data about the debilitating impacts of fear on performance
- Real-world examples of courageous women at work
- The differences between two different leadership dispositions
- Strategies women can use to be more courageous at work
- How women can inspire more courageous behavior among those they lead
About the Presenter
Bill is a leadership expert and the originator of the new organizational practice of "courage-building." He is also the author of several books, including Right Risk and the international bestseller, Courage Goes to Work. Bill is the founder and chief encouragement officer at Giant Leap Consulting (GLC), a courage-building company that helps people and organizations live more courageously. His clients include Accenture, PNC Bank, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, NASA, UNICEF, the Center for Creative Leadership, the U.S. Forest Service, CNN, EarthLink, Monster.com, the National Science Foundation, and the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.
Aired on April 18, 2012