Darren Walker, Ford Foundation president, talks about social justice, equality in the boardroom and how billionaires give away their money. This episode of “The David Rubenstein Show: Peer-to-Peer Conversations” was recorded Dec. 13.
Being a manager doesn’t make you a leader
It’s a myth that managers and leaders are the same thing.
While every leader may not be a manager, every manager should be a leader. A manager who lacks effective leadership traits will drive a business into the ground faster than you can count to 10.
Going from manager to leader isn’t going to happen overnight. It takes time and energy to improve the way you manage and utilize more leadership characteristics on a daily basis.
Read the full article here.
Interview with Adriana Gascoigne
Adriana Gascoigne, the CEO and founder of both Girls in Tech and HelpLearn.Asia, initially moved from the United States to Singapore for personal reasons. When things fell through, she quickly picked up the pieces, and secured a position in startup within a couple of months. After eight months in sunny Singapore, she decided to embark on her own venture, HelpLearn.Asia, while continuing the expansion efforts of Girls in Tech throughout Southeast Asia. She is also currently working on a social enterprise, which will also be revealed in the upcoming months.
Read the full article and watch the interview in TechInAsia here.
Shinichiro Ito, President and CEO of ANA Group, has been honored with the ‘Executive Leadership Award’ at the Airline Strategy Awards 2012
Shinichiro Ito, President and CEO of ANA Group, has been honored with the ‘Executive Leadership Award’ at the Airline Strategy Awards 2012, run by the Flightglobal publication Airline Business. The award ceremony was held on July 8th at the Hounourable Society of Lincoln’s Inn in London.