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A suit against a female tech executive follows a string of headlines for an industry grappling with how to attract and retain more women.
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The historian and political scientist left a lasting imprint on the world of leadership.
Germany’s coach told Mario Goetze to show the world “you can decide the World Cup.” And he did.
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A new study finds that top managers disapprove of social media use at work — but spend more time than workers using it themselves.
Research suggests a simple tweak that could have a big effect.
Kiribati President Anote Tong
Lessons from a drowning nation
“As a leader, I have no right to lead if I cannot find a way out.”
Humanitarian Suaad Allami
Helping women in Iraq
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Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz
Customizing your leadership style
“The primary currency of leadership has to be truth.”
Human rights activist Priti Patkar
Finding Gandhi in the red light district
“The only thought that came to me was: I need to bring about a change here.”
Former HHS secretary Dr. Louis Sullivan
Courage born out of segregation
“Opportunities should be available to anyone in our society who has the interest, the capability and the willingness to work hard.”
Bishop T.D. Jakes
Leading without a pulpit
“It’s not one size fits all. The approach is always different.”
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