Posts Tagged ‘Women’s Leadership’

Fantasy Football, Women and Networking

FACT: Women now account for more than 20% of all fantasy football participants. On a recent flight, I was re-reading Sheryl Sandberg’s Lean-In, when I glanced at the women next to me and she was reading ESPN’s Fantasy Football Preview. We shared a laugh that she was reading about football and I was reading about…

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Lessons From The PayPal Gender Equality Panel Debacle

Jeffery Tobias Halter - Lessons Learned from the PayPal Gender Equality Panel

3 things companies need to do to get serious about advancing women Let’s give PayPal an A for effort and a C- on execution on their women’s initiative. In case you missed it, late last month Paypal announced a Gender Equality and Inclusion in the Workforce Panel.  The only problem was the panel consisted of…

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Where Are All the Female MBA’s? (Part 2 of 2)

Where Career Aspiration, Advancement, and Talent Management Meet Reality An MBA is often seen as a critical element for leaders to move up to the C-Suite. In Part 1 of this series, I explored the role an MBA in the pipeline to C-Suite and also interviewed a typical high-potential woman who is seeking an MBA to…

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Where Are All the Female MBA’s? (Part 1 of 2)

Alert: Women Business Leaders Missing in the Pipeline to the C-Suite I was recently asked to keynote a Women’s Leadership event for the Georgia Tech MBA Women’s Alumnae Network. Georgia Tech is an amazing institute, and from a full disclosure standpoint, I am the proud father of a graduate. In my work on advancing women and engaging…

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Are You Really Listening to Your Biggest Customer – Women?!

Jeffery Tobias Halter - Selling to Women

Are Your Male Store Managers Gender Aware? I have been consulting with a very progressive international grocery chain to develop and implement a fully integrated women’s leadership strategy. Currently, our work is focused on the front lines of their business – the retail store manager. As part of the strategy, we created engagement groups for…

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Who Gets Women? Utah Does! Yes, Utah!

Utah Launches ElevateHER Challenge Earlier this month I had the pleasure of helping Utah launch the Women’s Leadership Institute’s ElevateHER Challenge – a joint government/business coalition to advance women’s Leadership and workplace equality. With this progressive move, Utah joins Massachusetts as only the second state in the country to launch such an initiative. The power…

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A Roundup of Upcoming Speaking Events

Why Women by Jeffery Tobias Halter

It’s been a whirlwind couple of weeks since my book WHY WOMEN – The Leadership Imperative to Advancing Women and Engaging Men came out and the response has been tremendous. Let’s keep the conversation going on what men need to do to advance women’s leadership in the workplace. I’ll be speaking in several cities over the…

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