Chapter 7. In the Words of Some of Today's Leaders

  1. Anna Marie Valerio

Published Online: 20 JAN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9781444315967.ch7

Developing Women Leaders: A Guide for Men and Women in Organizations

Developing Women Leaders: A Guide for Men and Women in Organizations

How to Cite

Valerio, A. M. (2009) In the Words of Some of Today's Leaders, in Developing Women Leaders: A Guide for Men and Women in Organizations, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444315967.ch7

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 20 JAN 2010
  2. Published Print: 25 SEP 2009

Book Series:

  1. Talent Management Essentials

Book Series Editors:

  1. Steven G. Rogelberg Ph.D.

Series Editor Information

  1. University of North Carolina – Charlotte, USA

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405183710

Online ISBN: 9781444315967

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Keywords:

  • present and future leadership;
  • women leaders and narratives of their leadership experiences;
  • five themes - understanding issues faced by high-achieving women;
  • early leadership experience and managing personalities of people that one supervises;
  • race and gender obstacles - female leaders, perceived as having soft skills and more humanistic;
  • early family leadership and business experiences - critical in development;
  • improving communication skills and style and building relationship with them;
  • a good leader - looks for right balance and considers those working with her as important;
  • serving as sounding board and as liaison between groups;
  • organization's morale increasing with people taking pride in work