This text demonstrates that what women perceive in organizations that goes unnoticed and unrewarded is exactly what so many companies needs to succeed. The authors delve into the stories of many women whose vision improved their companies although often they had to struggle against unresponsive organizations, peers, or others.
THE 100 BEST BUSINESS BOOKS OF ALL TIME: A Monstrous (and Most Welcome) Regiment of Women: Changing the Conversation
Posted August 2, 2016, 11:00 AM with category of Publishing Industry
Our General Manager Sally Haldorson's name has been added to the cover of the third edition of The 100 Best Business Books of All Time, and she has pulled more women into the conversation along with her.
NEWS & OPINION: The Best Books of 2012, strategy + business Edition
Posted November 27, 2012, 7:44 PM with category of Management & Workplace Culture
The strategy + business best of business books list is always one of our favorites of the year—one we always look forward to—and this year's does not disappoint. The strength of the list is in it's breadth and flexibility. The categories always change slightly to reflect the important topics of the year, and they choose experts on those topics to pick the best books published in those categories.
NEWS & OPINION: Break Your Own Rules
Posted September 19, 2011, 4:17 PM with category of Management & Workplace Culture
Author of Employees First, Customers Second, Vineet Nayar, recently wrote a couple of blog posts included on the HBR Blog Network that started a bit of a dust-up in comments. First, at the beginning of the month, he asked the question: "Are Women Dissatisfied Enough? " and went on to assert two "pre-conditions" were needed--in addition to an enabling corporate environment--to improve the successes of women in business.
NEWS & OPINION: Progress or Paper Ceiling?
Posted September 29, 2010, 1:53 PM with category of Management & Workplace Culture
In the 2008 edition of our annual year-in-review, In the Books, I wrote an essay titled: "For Women Only? A Look at Trends in Business Books Written by Women. " It's a topic that always intrigues me.
STAFF PICKS: The Female Vision
Posted September 7, 2010, 7:43 PM with category of Management & Workplace Culture
The following review was written by our owner, Carol Grossmeyer, and first appeared in our monthly newsletter, the KeenThinker.
It’s been a long time since a book has come across my desk that made me instantly stop in my tracks, so I was thrilled when The Female Vision: Women’s Real Power at Work did just that. I was captured first by the arresting cover, a closeup photo of a woman’s eyes and then intrigued by the simple but powerful title, The Female Vision.