Take the Lead

How Women Leaders are Driving Success through Innovation

Improve your leadership skills and Take the Lead as a female business person through fascinating research, inspiring interviews and groundbreaking insights on self-improvement.
EAN: 9781398614123
Edition: 1
Format: 216x138
240 pages

About the book

The business world is in need of more powerful and insightful female leaders. Discover the strategies and inspiration you need to Take the Lead.

Only 26% of leadership positions in business are occupied by women. This book explores how we can close this prevailing gender gap before offering practical strategies on how you can Take the Lead as a business leader. Combining academic rigour with corporate expertise, this book features first-hand research and interviews with female leaders within global organizations to offer the strategies and insights that will propel you to success.

From managing conflict and building confidence to growing your network and shaping your career, Take the Lead offers the strategies and inspiration you need to boost your leadership skills and establish yourself as a successful and influential changemaker.

About the authors

Anne-Valérie Corboz is Dean and Professor at HEC Paris Executive Education, specializing in strategy and leadership.

Shaheena Janjuha-Jivraj is an Associate Professor at HEC Paris in Qatar. She was previously Associate Professor at Henley Business School.

Delphine Mourot-Haxaire is an executive coach, teacher and author. She is the Director of HEC in the UK and a former banker and lawyer.

A much-needed manual, mixing inspiration, wisdom and practical tips. Take the Lead is a vital book for any of us seeking to advance our careers, with courage and creativity - and without losing sight of ourselves and our values.

Isabel Berwick, Financial Times