Across the span of his career, Norman Bacal, a retired entertainment attorney and founder of the Toronto Office and former national co-managing partner of Canadian law firm Heenan Blaikie noticed a void between what he was taught in law school and the practical skills he later developed that actually made a difference in building a successful career. Last week we spoke about his book, Take Charge, The Skills to Drive Professional Success. I asked him to come back to talk about how to tackle fear, failure, and risk.
This week on TALK! with AUDREY: Author GLORIA FELDT joins, Audrey Adams to talk about her book, NO EXCUSES: 9 Ways Women Can Change How we Think About Power.
Feldt served as president and CEO of Planned Parenthood Federation of America, the nation’s largest reproductive health and advocacy organization, from 1996-2005. Feldt, nationally renowned activist has a passion for social justice joins me to talk about her new book NO EXCUSES: 9 Ways Women Can Change How We Think About Power.
The gender balance in the American workforce tipped towards women: For every man who receives a bachelor’s degree this year, three women will do the same. Yet there is still a 20% pay gap between men and women, and women represent only 3% of Fortune 500 CEOs. What’s wrong with this picture?
Power Make-Over: Feldt explains how women can change the way they think about power, and therefore achieve the life they want. She coaches women through a power make-over by providing 9 ways that women can achieve the career, personal, and leadership goals.