Are You Ready To Be Chief Of Staff?

When you think of a chief of staff, you might think of someone like John Kelly, who currently holds the position in the Trump administration. At least that was my frame of reference until I recently spoke with Caroline Pugh, chief of staff to Aneesh Chopra, who was the first chief technology officer of the… Read More.

New Research Reveals Society’s Attitude About Gender Differences

If you want to better understand the lack of gender equality in the workplace, look no further than the recent Pew research on how society views gender differences.  Their recent study documents how gender, age, political affiliation, race and level of education dictates what we think about these differences. The attitude Americans have about gender… Read More.

Is Netflix Cracking The Code For Women In Tech To Succeed?

In November, I attended a ‘women in tech’ event at Netflix. During the evening, several women from the company gave presentations about how they contribute to the creation and delivery of content. I was impressed with the women, their presentations and especially their stories of how Netflix is encouraging and supporting their professional growth. Their… Read More.

From Uzbekistan To CEO: One Woman’s Success Story

Natalia Shuman was 16 years old when she first left her native country of Uzbekistan for an education. Part of the Soviet Union at the time she was born, Uzbekistan was a Communist state and closed off from the rest of the world. But Natalia was born in the capital city of Tashkent which was… Read More.