7 Characteristics of Women Leaders

Sally Helgesen

Web technologies, shifting demographics, and deregulated global markets now require leaders who are comfortable being at the center rather than being at the top, exercising intuitive and collaborative skills and making their words consistent with their actions. Women have an advantage in a world that values authenticity over positional power. The ability to lead effectively derives from self-knowledge. Women are particularly well suited to the new dance of leadership—and yet many stum...
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