Our leadership coach Michelle Rupp sent us this one from the BBC:
"Rather than women leaders causing poor company performance, poor company performance may lead to the appointment of women to positions of leadership."
According to the article, a big threat to women in leadership is the "glass cliff." In other words, "being promoted into risky, difficult jobs where the chances of failure are higher."
Before blogging became all the rage, Tom was posting book reviews and Observations (essentially early blog posts) to this site. You can find the archives below.
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