I had the opportunity to serve on a panel last week and share my insights on Women Having a Voice in a Male Dominated Workforce. The authentic and grounded conversation…..as well as some of the questions from the audience reinforced the need to continue these conversations. Over the next few blog posts I will share… Continue reading Women Having a Voice in a Male Dominated Workforce
Three months ago, a group of passionate and powerful women started the conversation around the potential of creating a Women’s Network ERG (employee resource group) in our Division HQ location. This past Friday, we held a coffee social event to measure the interest level in this affinity group. We had over 70 people join us… Continue reading Women’s Networks: Not for Women Only
"Why would a nice 'girl' like you want to work in a field like this?" "You are the first woman supervisor I have ever had in my career." "Wow – I would never have thought you’d come down into this manhole to learn to splice." "Would you take the meeting notes Leslie?" Me: "I have… Continue reading The challenges of being a business woman in a “male-dominant” field and the opportunities for excellence: Our journey, our commitment and our legacy!