Tag Archives: Sheryl Sandberg

Will 2016 Be The Year Of The Woman (Again)?

2015 was heralded the “Year of the Woman”  as General Motors’ Mary Barra, Yahoo’s Marissa Mayer and Xerox’s Ursula Burns guided their respective companies through corporate transformations. Meanwhile, two of the Big Four accounting firms now have female CEOs (including MWW’s client Deloitte, led by Cathy Englebert). And two women are running for President –…

Who is right:  Marissa Mayer or Sheryl Sandberg?  Leadership Lessons from Working Moms

It isn’t every day that the newly appointed CEO of a mega-company says “My maternity leave will be a few weeks long.  And I will work throughout it.” It’s great to see companies appointing leaders who aren’t middle-aged white males.  And it is great to see a Board of Directors recognize that someone’s vision, talent…