Explore educational videos on a variety of themes meant to augment your skill-set and unlock your full potential.
Whether you are just starting out in your career or are several years into it, wouldn’t you like to have a guide tell you how to navigate the choppy waters? Come invest in yourself and hear the value of networking from Ally McDonald, Global President of Ellevate, and a panel of successful women as they share their stories and key success factors. Panelists: Tanisha Sykes, Senior Editor, Essence Magazine Victoria Spadaro Grant, Global VP R&D, Mars Chocolate Lee Ann Murray, CIO Technology & Operations, MetLife Lisa Brooks-Greaux, Global Head Learning & Development, Zoetis Pharmaceuticals Tara O’Meara, Senior Director, Clinical Operations & Adrenoleukodystrophy Program Leader, bluebird bio, Inc., Kimberly Duffy-Wylam, President & Managing Partner, Vantagen Moderator: Elaine Meryl Brown, Co-author Little Black Book of Success, former VP HBO
We know creativity is important, but it's not everything. Same goes for technical and business skills. What you need in order to be successful is a combination of both. And to get that you need a strong team. Carolina Herrera and Caroline Brown, president of Carolina Herrera shared their insights on their stories, their career and how Carolina Herrera has turned being chic into big business.
Insiders share their secrets to getting on a corporate board, building your network and what to do when you land your first board seat. Panelists include: Dina Dublon, member of the Board of Directors of Microsoft, PepsiCo, Accenture and of Deutsche Bank supervisory board; Sarah Ladd Eames, senior member of the CEO/Board Services, Health Services, and global Life Sciences Practices at Russell Reynolds Associates; Judy Lewent, member of the Board of Directors of GlaxoSmithKline, Motorola Solutions, and Thermo Fisher Scientific Host: Sallie Krawcheck, Chair, Ellevate Network
Knowing how to captivate an audience is an essential skill – and one that can be learned. Whether you’re angling for the corner office, directing volunteers or corralling a family, these industry experts shared how to become a person worth listening to. Panelists: Chris Jansing, Senior White House Correspondent for NBC Jennifer Raab, President of Hunter College of the City University of New York Reshma Saujani, Founder of Girls Who Code Lesley Stahl, Correspondent for “60 Minutes” on CBS Moderator: Lesley Jane Seymour, Editor-in-Chief of More magazine
Ellevate Pittsburgh held a wonderful charity event to benefit Pittsburgh's local Special Spaces chapter on December 18, 2013. This martini making competition was a fun way to get together over the holidays and make money for a great cause.
Being a good leader can be quite the challenge. If you are anything like my executive clients, you want to be both liked and respected at work. But if you are too friendly, you wonder if you will be respected. And if you are too authoritative, you worry you will be disliked. So, is it better to be feared or loved at work? Watch this quick clip with practical tips for achieving that magical balance between warmth and competence.
Karen is an investment manager, CNBC panelist, philanthropist and New York Times bestselling author. In her book—Finerman's Rules; Secrets I'd Only Tell My Daughters About Business and Life—she covers three major topics: career, money and love, which she shares with us here.
A conversation with Betty Liu, anchor of Bloomberg Television's In the Loop with Betty Liu and author of Work Smarts: What CEOs Say You Need to Know to Get Ahead and Susan Lyne, CEO of AOL Brand Group.
Jennifer Williams-Bulkeley teaches us about wine as an asset class as well as some handy tricks when choosing wine for business or pleasure!
Whether your are delivering a presentation on video, participating in a meeting to update managers on an initiative, or trying to persuade in your personal life, you need to make sure that you are clear, concise and compelling! Mary and Jane introduce strategies, tips and techniques that can optimize your communication.