Emilie Grandmont Berube

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Arianna Huffington On Leaning In, Leaning Back And The Second Women's Movement

For Arianna Huffington, the wake-up call came in 2007. Long hours spent building the Huffington Post, carting her youngest daughter around the country on college visits and working through the night to make up for what she considered “lost time,” she finally fainted from exhaustion one afternoon in …

Lean In: Two Lessons Men Can Learn from Sheryl - Mainly, Lean Out

It seems everyone is reading Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg’s book <i>Lean In</i> – many, like ourselves, are men. What big takeaways are there for men in <i>Lean In</i>? Two come to mind and they can be summarized as one, Lean Out and one, Lean In. Let us explain.<p>Sandberg’s book, <i>Lean In</i>, is getting enormous …

Self-Promotion Is Not Crucial (Unless You Want To Get Ahead!)

Growing up on a dairy farm, with six brothers and sisters, it was drummed into me from an early age that humility is a virtue, and bragging, well… not so much. My parents, both humble to the core, told us that if we worked hard, and did a good job (at school, in athletics, or elsewhere) we’d be …

Learning To 'Lean In' After A Career Setback

In March of 2003, my career was in full swing. I was a business consultant for a top firm traveling weekly to visit clients. The work was engaging – I was learning so much – and I was getting great feedback from my clients and managers. Oh, did I mention I was 8.5 months pregnant?<p>When it came time …

I Am Sheryl Sandberg

What is it exactly about Sheryl Sandberg that has people talking so much, for so long? She has effectively passed the grandmother test, in that even your average granny knows her name. From Oprah to <i>60 Minutes</i>, we can’t get away from Sandberg’s message. And everyone has an opinion.<p>In my world, I …

When One Partner Leans In, What Happens To The Rest?

I’ve been reading Sheryl Sandberg’s book and it got me thinking about how partnerships deal with the issue of women partners leaning in. Partnerships are uniquely well positioned to address the needs of women because they are cooperative at their core and built on intimate relationships. The …

Does Sheryl Sandberg's 'Likeability-Penalty' Really Exist?

Niccolo Machiavelli once explained in his book, <i>The Prince</i>, that “ it is better to be feared than loved, if you cannot be both.” While all leaders would embrace the idea of being “loved,” Sheryl Sandberg argues that women in leadership roles suffer from a “likeability penalty.” In a recent interview …