Sally Helgesen’s latest book, How Women Rise, co-authored with Marshall Goldsmith, will be published in April 2018. It explores specific behaviors that get in women’s way as they seek advancement and offers powerful solutions to help women realize their full potential.
A myth-busting ‘how to’ for the next generation of women leaders, and those who want to see them succeed. These ideas will transform our workplaces, our careers, and our lives.
— Rita McGrath, professor at Columbia Business School and a Thinkers50 Top Ten Business Thinker
About Author, Speaker and Leadership Consultant Sally Helgesen
As an author, speaker and consultant, Sally’s mission has always been to help women recognize, articulate and act on their greatest strengths. Her previous books include The Female Vision: Women’s Real Power at Work and the best-selling The Female Advantage: Women’s Ways of Leadership, hailed as “the classic work” on women’s leadership styles and continuously in print since 1990. Her groundbreaking The Web of Inclusion: A New Architecture for Building Great Organizations was cited in The Wall Street Journal as one of the best books on leadership ever and is credited with bringing the language of inclusion into business.
In addition to delivering workshops and keynotes in corporations, partnership firms, universities and associations around the world, Sally has consulted with the UN on building more inclusive country offices in Africa and Asia and led seminars at the Harvard Graduate School of Education and Smith College. She is a contributing editor to Strategy + Business magazine, a member of the New York and International Women’s Forums and lives in Chatham, NY.