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Heineken CEO Succeeds in a Male-Dominated Industry

How Heineken USA CEO Maggie Timoney Succeeds in a Traditionally Male-Dominated Industry By Jason Nazar For the latest episode of Comparably and Entrepreneur’s Leadership Lessons series, I spoke with a woman who is shattering the glass ceiling of an industry dominated by men, Maggie Timoney of Heineken USA — the nation’s leading high-end beer importer and a subsidiary of Heineken N.V. From a single brewery in Amsterdam nearly…

How Successful Women Get Promoted To Executives

How Successful Women Get Promoted To The Executive Suite By Melody Wilding You’re the hard worker that everyone on your team loves. You’re regarded as a subject matter expert and respected among your peers. So why aren’t you getting promoted? Many highly successful women find themselves in this exact predicament. They want to make an a bigger impact in their…

How These Women Are Growing and Diversifying NBC

One Year Into Susan Rovner And Frances Berwick’s Tenure, NBC Named Most Watched Network By Cheryl Robinson When it comes to diversity and inclusion in media, it’s more than producing diverse programming. It’s about having unique voices and perspectives behind-the-scenes throughout the various networks. In 2020, NBCUniversal took a risk and reorganized its television networks and streaming platforms, creating a…

How to Overcome The Negatives of Self-Doubt

Overcome Imposter Syndrome: 7 Sneaky Ways Self-Doubt Steals Your Power By Melody Wilding Picture it–you just finished an important presentation at work. By all accounts, you crushed it. Your clients were smiling and satisfied. And your boss even offered you glowing feedback afterward.  Nevertheless, you push away the praise and chalk the performance up to luck or good timing. You…

Iceland’s First Lady Advocates For Gender Equality

First Lady Of Iceland Eliza Reid Advocates For Gender Equality By Cheryl Robinson Around the world, gender equality is a trending topic. Although women and girls make up half the population, the ongoing battle for women’s rights has continued for centuries. In 1945, the United Nations Charter made equality between men and women a fundamental principle to help advance gender equality. Since…

Questions To Ask If You’re Considering A Career Change

6 Questions To Ask If You’re Considering A Career Change By Joan Michelson Julie Lenzer, Chief Innovation Officer of the University of Maryland – who is also the former head of the Economic Development Administration under President Obama and a successful serial entrepreneur – just completed her Masters in Machine Learning. She was following the advice she gave on my Electric Ladies podcast…