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Sally Helgesen

Sally Helgesen is an author, speaker, and leadership development consultant, whose most recent book is The Female Vision: Women’s Real Power at Work (with Julie Johnson; Berrett-Koehler, 2010).


March 4, 2015
As firms pledge to develop leaders, are they getting ahead of the issue or merely keeping pace?
February 17, 2015
A world-class restaurant opens a pop-up location 5,000 miles away, all in the name of shaking things up.
August 21, 2014
Sometimes the best approaches to revamp an organization’s culture come from the employee level, rather than edicts issued by senior executives.
June 30, 2014
Be present. Although your mannerisms and dress matter, so does your focus on the person or task at hand.
May 20, 2014
Skills that were once limited to the C-suite now take place at all levels within companies.
March 7, 2014
“Emergent” leadership—inclusive, collaborative, and based on performance instead of formal titles—aligns with the skills that female executives bring to the C-suite.
February 11, 2014
Zappos is the latest company to switch to a “holacracy,” but will the concept work with some 3,000 employees?
January 14, 2014
The answer lies in a simple question: Does your company help employees become better people?
November 22, 2013
Surefire tips for stamping out morale and making sure you get the least out of your employees.
October 11, 2013
When you apply simplistic solutions to complex challenges, you miss out on bigger opportunities.
September 3, 2013
Inspired by Warren Buffett, a former Lehman analyst figures out that plain-speaking companies have higher performance.