The Broadsheet: August 20th

Good morning, Broadsheet readers. Duke Energy CEO Lynn Good has another oil spill on her hands, while GM’s Mary Barra is busy writing letters. Read on to learn how to get more women into the C-Suite. Have a great Wednesday!

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Why workplace diversity efforts struggle

A new study says minority employees are often perceived to be less competent, even in their own eyes. But managers can fix that.

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Why saying no gets you ahead

Declining an invitation or a project is hard to do, but don’t let the pangs of guilt dictate your career and life. Here are 7 ways to say, ‘no.’

The Broadsheet: August 19th

Good morning, Broadsheet readers. I don’t know my neighbors, and statistics suggest you don’t either. Today, we chat with Nextdoor co-founder Sarah Leary about why that’s a big problem.

The Broadsheet: August 18th

Happy Monday, Broadsheet readers. Today we learn how Apple “doubled” the number of women on its leadership team overnight, and why critics have found another reason to complain about Hillary Clinton’s income. Read on for an alternative approach to achieving gender balance in leadership positions. Have a great start to the week!

The Broadsheet: August 15th

Good morning, Broadsheet readers. Today, we’re headed to Iraq, where foreign news correspondent Holly Williams talks to us about the advantages of being a female journalist in the Middle East. As Williams reports on ISIS’s continued efforts to take over Iraqi land, an all-women battalion of soldiers is ready to fight back. Stay safe and […]