Join us for our Women Mean Better Business webinar series, where we feature a new leadership development topic each month, hosted by thought leaders from academia, business, and consultancies worldwide.
|Role Negotiation and the Pursuit of Hot Jobs
Cynthia Emrich & Anna Beninger of Catalyst
February 21, 2017
1:00 - 2:00 p.m. ET (US)
|Join us as Cynthia Emrich, Vice President, Research Leader, Center for Career Pathways, and Anna Beninger, Director of Research, at Catalyst share the findings from their latest study in the High Potentials in the Pipeline research series. Attendees will learn what "role negotiation" is, and how to use it to further develop and advance their careers.|
|Stepping Outside Your Comfort Zone
Andy Molinsky, PhD
March 15, 2017
12:00 - 1:00 p.m. ET (US)
What often sets successful people apart is their willingness to do things most of us fear. What’s more, we have the false notion that successful people like to do these things, when the truth is that successful people have simply found their own way to do them.
According to Andy Molinsky, an expert on behavior in the business world, there are five key challenges underlying our avoidance tendencies: authenticity, competence, resentment, likability, and morality.
|Dr. Andy Molinsky is a professor at Brandeis University’s International Business School and author of the award-winning Harvard Business Review Press book, Global Dexterity: How to Adapt Your Behavior Across Cultures without Losing Yourself in the Process. His latest book, Reach: A New Strategy to Help You Step Outside Your Comfort Zone, Rise to the Challenge and Build Confidence, is avilable now.|
|Human-Centered Communication: Finding the Sweet Spot with Cultivating Online Relationships
David Ryan Polgar
April 19, 2017
12:00 - 1:00 p.m. ET (US)
David Ryan Polgar is trying to change your relationship with technology. With a background as an attorney and educator, he digs below the surface to examine our tech use from an ethical, legal, and emotional perspective. The result is a unique look into emerging trends and business insight of our overplugged society.
|A frequent speaker and respected tech commentator, David’s ideas and thoughts have been featured in The Boston Globe, Financial Times, SiriusXM, VentureBeat, US News and World Report, TEDx, Metro, Forbes, HuffPost Live, Entrepreneur, and many more. He is also a contributing writer to The Good Men Project and the Communications Director at Copilot Family (www.CopilotFamily.com), a startup focused on improving how parents and educators approach children’s tech use.
Learn more about David on his website.