How Great Women Lead: A Mother-Daughter Adventure into the Lives of Women Shaping the World

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In boardrooms and lecture halls, on the field and at home, strong female leaders are making a statement around the globe. In HOW GREAT WOMEN LEAD Bonnie St. John and her teenage daughter, Darcy Deane, explore the qualities that motivate some of the world's most powerful women. Through engaging, out-of-the-spotlight interchanges, the authors discover commonly held values, behaviors, and attitudes, as well as the subtle, special skills inherent in female leaders.

From the ethics of Dr. Condoleeza Rice to the fortitude of Hillary Rodham Clinton to the enthusiasm of Teach for America founder Wendy Kopp and the discipline of Geena Davis, each woman in this book shares the exciting story of her rise to the top and the unique qualities it took to get there.
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About the author

Bonnie St. John is a 1984 Paralympics silver medal winner in ski racing. Her education includes a degree with honors from Harvard, a Rhodes scholarship, and an M.Litt in Economics from Oxford. Her career includes positions as an award-winning sales rep for IBM and a Clinton White House member of staff. She now is a much-in-demand speaker, who makes over 100 speeches each year to corporations and civic groups. Visit her on the Web at www.bonniestjohn.com.
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Publisher
Center Street
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Published on
Apr 24, 2012
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Pages
352
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ISBN
9781455505906
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Language
English
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Genres
Biography & Autobiography / Women
Self-Help / Motivational & Inspirational
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This content is DRM protected.
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