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'Leadership for social impact' book fair offered in partnership with local book-seller, Politics and Prose

07may9:00 am4:00 pm'Leadership for social impact' book fair offered in partnership with local book-seller, Politics and ProseBrowse the book and meet four authors for signing and engaging conversations.9:00 am - 4:00 pm(GMT-04:00) View in my time

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May 7(Tuesday) 9:00am - 4:00pm(GMT-04:00)

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Speakers for this event

  • Author: Dr. Sharon Melnick

    Author: Dr. Sharon Melnick

    In Your Power: React Less, Regain Control, Raise Others

      Sharon Melnick, PhD is a world authority on stress resilience and women’s leadership. A former researcher at Harvard Medical School, her speeches have created buzz with at Fortune 500 companies and conferences around the world (including the UN). She is the author of Success under Stress: Powerful Tools to Stay Calm, Confident, and Productive when the Pressure’s On, and the ‘go to’ executive coach for women who want to create a next level opportunity.

      In Your Power: React Less, Regain Control, Raise Others

    • Author: Jennifer McCollum

      Author: Jennifer McCollum

      In Her Own Voice: A Woman's Rise to CEO: Overcoming Hurdles to Change the Face of Leadership

        Jennifer McCollum is on a mission to create better leaders and workplaces, by advancing women and promoting inclusivity.

        She’s an accomplished CEO, speaker and consultant, and the author of the new book “In Her Own Voice: A Woman’s Rise to CEO.” This book uses data and personal stories to shed light on the unique challenges women face on their journey to leadership, providing actionable insights for aspiring leaders and organizations. Jennifer has presented on hundreds of stages, podcasts, and webcasts across the globe and been featured in The Wall Street Journal, Fast Company, Forbes, and Psychology Today.

        Jennifer is the President & CEO of Catalyst, an organization dedicated to accelerating progress for women in the workforce. Previously, she was the first female CEO at Linkage, a global leadership development firm dedicated to “Changing the Face of Leadership.” Her expertise includes how to close the gap to gender equity; why the most effective leaders are inclusive leaders; and how to demystify inclusion for leaders and organizations.

        She is an avid tennis player and skier, the mother of three and lives in the Washington, DC, area with her husband.

        In Her Own Voice: A Woman's Rise to CEO: Overcoming Hurdles to Change the Face of Leadership

      • Author: Ryan Ubuntu Olson

        Author: Ryan Ubuntu Olson

        Finding My Humanity: I Am Because You Are

        Finding My Humanity: I Am Because You Are

      • Author: Taylor Jack

        Author: Taylor Jack

        The Young Black Leader’s Guide to a Successful Career in International Affairs: What the Giants Want You to Know

        The Young Black Leader’s Guide to a Successful Career in International Affairs: What the Giants Want You to Know

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