How to Break the Power of the Top-Down System

Beginning in childhood we are taught that we can’t act on our own. We have to wait for permission from our parents and other adults of authority.  We are also taught that the smartest, most educated, experienced and/or best people rise to the top of our businesses, organizations and i

Leading From Within – A Leadership Style for Women

A common response from women to my website tagline “Empowering Women to Lead the Male-Dominated Workplace” is “I don’t want to lead men.” I often wonder why I get that response. Can it be their perception of leadership? When we think of leadership, we typically picture a leader who is