Leader to Leader: Talking About Power and Harassment

Leader to Leader: Talking About Power and Harassment

EVERY. SINGLE. DAY.    When I scan the news on my phone, there are two to three reports almost every day on the latest perpetrators of sexual harassment or assault, the name brand men who are getting their due whether they have been tried by the media or in the...
How 21st Century Leaders Should Respond to Sexual Misconduct

How 21st Century Leaders Should Respond to Sexual Misconduct

Not since 1991, when Anita Hill testified before Congress to detail a lurid account of sexual harassment from former boss Clarence Thomas (who went on to be confirmed as a Supreme Court justice nonetheless) has the nation been so consumed with the sexual misconduct of...
Pop Culture, Mansplained

Pop Culture, Mansplained

In the long list of stereotypes we typically attach to gender, there’s something in there about talking, specifically how much we speak. An ideal male, according to a Western definition of masculinity, could easily be described as “stoic,” and a key component of...
Ubuntu: Building Cross Race Relationships Among Women

Ubuntu: Building Cross Race Relationships Among Women

by Leslie Traub, Partner and Chairperson   As a white woman, I think a lot about my relationships with women of color. It’s been a long and on-going journey for me, having done a significant amount of personal development work to decode my own actions, reactions, and...