Session: The Secrets to being a Great Woman Leader of a Diverse Company
When we think of leadership, we often picture those in positions of authority--CEOs, founders, directors, etc. And while those at the top certainly have an obligation to lead, it is not their responsibility alone; it's everyones.
The phrase "you can only lead if people will follow you" is a misnomer. Today, leaders must foster the inclusiveness, individuality, independence, and courage of people who want to walk beside a leader and help to lead not from behind, but beside and with.
Women Leaders are uniquely qualified to do this well - IF they can get out of their own way. When it comes to the choice of being liked OR respected, a good leader knows that they can choose BOTH or Respect alone.
What other traits are the secrets to being a great woman leader? Can't wait to share with you!
- 1. How to Build and Keep Business-focused Respect with supporters and opponents alike
- 2. The One "Secret" that is the Bedrock and key to success amongst all others
- 3. How to Disarm and Include People with different viewpoints for 'best for the business' advantage
- 4. How to Encourage and Support "Leadership Mode" throughout an organization
- 5. Competition, Democracy, and Capitalism: How this 3-legged stool works through Leadership Initiative
Janine is an award-winning CXO and Technical Strategist who has held prominent leadership roles for commercial product and service companies of multiple genres. She has driven the expansion and profitability of many well-known global brands including Sony, Barnes & Noble, Everlast, Chanel, Mark, Nestle, Samsung, and Starbucks. Her expertise in devising innovative business strategy and leveraging well-considered risk to optimum outcome is well documented. Janine’s commitment to transparency and trustworthiness is a constant; customers are always center stage. She is a recipient of the 2020 Black Unicorn Top 100 Women in Technology Award and was shortlisted in 2021 for Cybersecurity Woman of the Year.
When Janine is not devising ways to enhance and support data security & privacy as the CEO of Stash Global Inc., you might find her cooking a meal for a small group of close friends & family, wine glass in hand, while binge-watching James Bond movies.