Hi friends, keeping Girl Boss Monday short and sweet today as I am traveling and will not be near my computer for very long today.
I hope you all had a wonderful, restful, weekend!
As usual, here are my top picks for news concerning millennial women in the past week.
1- What Every Successful Woman Entrepreneur Should Know: Advice From Five Unstoppable Women, I thought this article might be particularly relevant to those of us working in the digital space and the blogosphere 🙂
2- Special International Women’s Day Q&A With Ellyn Shook of Accenture, This is an interview with Ellyn Shook of Accenture, a leading global management and consulting firm. #girlboss #womenshistorymonth #internationalwomensday
Decades of research now point to emotional intelligence as the critical factor that sets star performers apart from the rest of the pack. It’s a powerful way to focus your energy in one direction with a tremendous result. TalentSmart tested emotional intelligence alongside 33 other important workplace skills, and found that emotional intelligence is the strongest predictor of performance, explaining a full 58% of success in all types of jobs.
4- Only 11% of Top Business School Case Studies Have a Female Protagonist – Is it an issue that only 11 percent of case studies in classwork at a Top Business School represent women? What do you think of this? Some people might say that that’s perfectly reasonable if women only make up 11 percent of business settings… but should we as a society strive to have 50/50 representation in business? I know it would make my life a lot easier and happier! Thoughts?
5- How Single Women Are Transforming American Politics (You should check out this article if only because Beyoncé is in it :-))