While women are very much a minority at the highest levels of leadership, there are more women leaders now than ever before in our history. The traits that are typically associated with leadership – assertiveness, trustworthiness, intelligence – are just as common in women as they are in men. What are the obstacles that a woman faces on her path to leadership? In this course, you'll explore why gender matters. You'll examine the issues facing female leaders, including the challenge of balancing family with work, and how to change your personal views to help you overcome these issues. You'll also learn how to develop competence, confidence, and a personal brand.
Women who are managers and leaders, as well as any women looking toward a leadership role.