Women at the Top

Women at the Top

Powerful Leaders Tell Us How to Combine Work and Family

by Diane F. HalpernFanny M. Cheung and Diane Halpern

Hardback Publication Date: 19/09/2008

$55.95
Using case studies of top-level women and research in the field, Women at the Top breaks new ground and offers new insight into how women can create dually-successful lives. * explores the work histories, motivation, leadership styles, mentors, and family backgrounds of a diverse assortment of top-level women * includes the case studies of the President of Old Navy/Gap, the Chairman of Deloitte and Touche, the VP of IBM operations, a Supreme Court Judge in China, President of Legislative Council in Hong Kong, several university presidents, and more * weighs the positive effects of multiple roles and positive and negative work-life spill over * discusses strategies for success (e.g., scaling back, juggling), the need for social support, and the importance of cultural context
ISBN:
9781405171052
Category:
Gender studies: women
Format:
Hardback
Publication Date:
19-09-2008
Language:
English
Publisher:
John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Country of origin:
United Kingdom
Pages:
320
Dimensions (mm):
240x163x29mm
Weight:
0.63kg

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