Our latest Business Brain event in London brought together senior female executives in a roundtable discussion about the promotion of female leaders. Drawing on their expertise in the fields of financial services, public sector, law and luxury fashion, the event explored topics such as unconscious bias, organisational change and the path to senior leadership.
In the knowledge economy, workers at all levels must work with increased autonomy – to manage both information and increased customer expectations. Highly developed social skills are now on par with, and perhaps exceed academic excellence as the primary success factor in the workplace.
Mastering the art of effective listening can help foster great coalitions, develop stronger business relationships, boost sales, deliver outstanding projects and who knows, even help you get that long awaited promotion.
Women of all backgrounds and professions can sometimes find themselves being perceived as weak, no matter how hard they fight against the stereotype. We explore ways to overcome this prejudice.
Do you have conversations or monologues? Here’s why smart people are bad communicators according to communication expert and TedX speaker Celeste Headlee.