Leadership

Video: Former NYTimes Executive Editor Jill Abramson on Resilience in Leadership

Jill Abramson on facing challenges and rejection: “Work on your resilience – it helps.” During her View From The Top talk at Stanford GSB on May 21, 2015, the former executive editor discussed her management experiences at The New York Times, and shared thoughts on the future of the journalism.

Leadership

HP CEO Meg Whitman on Integrity & Courage in Leadership

“You have to be known for high integrity – doing what you say, saying what you mean,” emphasized HP Chairman, President, & CEO Meg Whitman. In her View From The Top talk at Stanford GSB on April 6, 2015, Whitman shared leadership lessons and offered career advice. “Business principles apply regardless of the industry” Highlights …

Ladybrille Entrepreneurs, Apply for the Miss.Africa 2015 Seed Funding

Miss.Africa Initiative led by DCA Academy, is announcing a Seed Fund in Africa that will a small grants to support women and girls in the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) fields to launch or expand their own initiatives that will increase their digital opportunities in IT related training, jobs and leadership roles. The program …

Video: 6 African Women to Watch in Fashion |Bloomberg TV Africa

Major international brands are seeking to cash in on Africa’s rapidly expanding consumer class. Attention is now diverted towards rising stars within the African fashion space and western labels are increasingly referencing the continent. Uche Okoronkwo talks to African designers and experts about new developments within the industry.