Partnership & Possibilities – Episode 5, Season 4

Friday, October 18th, 2013

Partnership & Possibilities: A Podcast on Leadership in Organizations
EPISODE 5: THE GENDER ZEITGEIST, PART II

You cannot be a good contributor if you never look away.


Running time 20:51

Have you read any of the recent articles published in the September 2013 issue of the Harvard Business Review? Where do you agree and where do you take issue?

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Summary
[Intro] The ongoing impact of Sheryl Sandberg’s book Lean In.
[01:37] Second generation gender bias – what is different?
[03:42] Perceptions associated with being image conscious.
[09:57] Is taking time to focus on yourself diminishing your productivity?
[12:08] The “Pomodoro Approach” – focus work for 25 minutes, break for 5 minutes = better productivity.
[14:12] Creativity and ideas may arise when doing non-work related activities.
[17:33] Bringing back the focus on gender equality in the workplace.

Resources

Women Rising: The Unseen Barriers by Herminia Ibarra, Robin Ely, and Deborah Kolb [Harvard Business Review - September 2013]

Educate Everyone About Second-Generation Gender Bias by Herminia Ibarra, Robin Ely, and Deborah Kolb

Pomodoro – An Agile Approach to Time Management

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