Over the past thirty years the number of women assuming leadership roles has grown dramatically this original and important book identifies the challenges faced by women in positions of leadership, and discusses the intersection between theories of leadership and feminism. Institute for women's leadership, training, contextual coaching and womens resources creating groundbreaking sustainable change to break through the glass ceiling as leaders in organizations and communities. Women and leadership is a leadership workshop for women who are seeking to enhance their self-awareness, interpersonal skills, strategic thinking, and personal through partner and group exercises, role-plays, and engaging discussions on women’s issues, participants will come away with ideas and strategies to enhance their leadership style. The presence of women in leadership positions is an important consideration to americans in choosing where to work—two-thirds (67%) say it’s at least some-. Women and leadership northouse introduced an intriguing quote from sigmund freud, “when you meet a human being, the first distinction you make is ‘male or female’ and you are accustomed to make the distinction with unhesitating certainty” (northouse, 2013).
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