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July 27, 2016
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The Dangers of Power

One scholar shows how you can gain more power, and why you should be leery.

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Tyra Banks, CEO of Tyra Banks Co. and founder of Fierce Capital | Reuters/Mike Blake
July 14, 2016
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Eight Leadership Lessons from Beauty Magnate Tyra Banks

How the supermodel-turned-CEO found opportunities where others saw obstacles.

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Mary Barra | Saul Bromberger
June 30, 2016
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Mary Barra: What Every B-School Graduate Should Know

The CEO of General Motors shares leadership lessons she’s learned along the way.

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Richard Cox, Lecturer in Management
July 5, 2016
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Creating Authentic Power

How we convey confidence without words.

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July 28, 2016
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How Women Can Overcome Bias At Work

Why women have stalled and what can be done about it.

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A father holding a baby | iStock/RobertoMussi
May 5, 2016
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An Economist’s Take on Why Parental Leave Matters

Business prospers with a paid family leave policy. Here’s why.

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Riding the Feedback Loop to Authentic Self-Expression

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When Students Teach Students, the Benefits Compound

A new study measures the value of grad-student instructors in the context of academic “production.”
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Which Will Get You Further: Fitting In or Standing Out?

The most successful employees do a bit of both, striking a balance between integration and nonconformity.
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The Subtle, and Unsubtle, Influence of “Colorism”

Stanford GSB alumna Chika Okoro challenges America’s image-makers to think before they cast.
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How Women Can Overcome Bias At Work

Why women have stalled and what can be done about it.
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Written

The Dangers of Power

One scholar shows how you can gain more power, and why you should be leery.
July 14, 2016
Written

Eight Leadership Lessons from Beauty Magnate Tyra Banks

How the supermodel-turned-CEO found opportunities where others saw obstacles.
July 5, 2016
Video

Creating Authentic Power

How we convey confidence without words.
June 30, 2016
Written

Mary Barra: What Every B-School Graduate Should Know

The CEO of General Motors shares leadership lessons she’s learned along the way.
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Unilever CEO: Refocus Your Ambitions

Paul Polman explains why the CEO role can be a “stupid ambition.”