Tag: Leadership

CEO Elyse Stoltz Dickerson on Building Confidence at Work

CEO Elyse Stoltz Dickerson on Building Confidence at Work Elyse Stoltz Dickerson (Forbes) Elyse Stoltz Dickerson is CEO and co-founder of Eosera, Inc., a biotech company focused on ear care. Eosera products are found in 13K stores nationwide, at EARcareMD.com and Amazon. As a woman in business, I often found myself the only female in boardroom meetings full of suits and ties. During my…

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How This Hollywood Producer Empowers Women in Film

How This Hollywood Producer Empowers Women Behind The Camera Hollywood producer, Laverne McKinnon, partner at K&L Productions, encourages creative professionals to use their stories to derive outer accomplishment from inner meaning through leadership coaching. For over two decades in the entertainment industry, she has been an activist in supporting women empowerment and breaking down barriers that exist for women working…

GC4W Webinar: Leading an Inclusive Business Culture

GC4W University Webinar: Leading an Inclusive Business Culture The GC4W University Webinar Series is an exciting opportunity for you to learn new skills and tactics from leading industry experts on how to successfully grow your business and create an inclusive culture. Join us on Friday, July 24th at 12:30 pm EST for our upcoming GC4W University Webinar:Leading an Inclusive Business…

20 Amazing Women Who Are Changing the World

20 Amazing Women Who Are Changing the World Even though International Women’s Day is March 8, these 20 women are proving that it doesn’t matter what day it is — it’s always a good time to celebrate the advances made by women in the past few years. From the first openly transgender state representative to the first black female artist to paint an official…

How to Make Smarter Business Decisions in Chaos

How to Make Smarter Business Decisions in Chaos How does a business leader strategize in chaos? It’s a question many of us are facing as we currently shelter-in-place and navigate a volatile world economy. As Mark Cuban noted, though, some of today’s most influential startups began during the last recession. Moving forward, leaders need to both respect the moment and lean into the next…

4 Keys to Beautiful Writing

What is beautiful writing? What kind of sentence (or paragraph, or page), makes us pull out a pencil and underline? When we see a quote on Pinterest or Twitter, what makes us pin or retweet it? There are many different kinds of writing styles, and we all have different tastes. But I think there are four things in particular that…

The Female Founder Behind The Better-For-You Comfort Food Revolution

The Female Founder Behind The Better-For-You Comfort Food Revolution The disruption of frozen pizza couldn’t have come at a more opportune time. As much of the country shelters in place, comfort foods are making a raging comeback. But, paradoxically, better-for-you foods are selling well, too, with organic produce sales jumping 22% in March. One barely three-year-old brand is forging a path to…

You Shouldn’t Have To Sacrifice Mental Health For Your Goals

You Shouldn’t Have To Sacrifice Your Mental Health To Achieve Your Goals When it comes to ambition, it’s easy to allow big visions to eclipse our needs. In fact, burnout is reaching epidemic levels in our workforce. In 2019, some studies estimated that over two-thirds of employees experienced symptoms. Unrealistic demands and a lack of healthy work-life balance can partially be to…

Beyoncé and Tina Knowles-Lawson Help Coronavirus Testing

Beyoncé And Tina Knowles-Lawson Help Accelerate Coronavirus Testing In Underserved Communities Last weekend, close to 1,000 residents flocked to two middle schools in predominantly black Houston communities, waiting patiently in their cars to receive free COVID-19 testing.  Unlike many other cities nationwide, Houston has had free testing available to the public but “some people, definitely minorities because we are overlooked,…