The New Advantage in Leadership

CareerCast - Life-long Career Development

joelle Jay Is executive leadership in need of a makeover? If you ask Dr. Joelle Jay, a principal with the Leadership Research Institute and author of The New Advantage, you will get a resounding “Yes.” She believes that at the core of the change is leveraging women at the executive levels and creating organizations that empower all leaders. In this CareerCast, Joelle shares her insights, perspective, and lessons learned working with companies like Microsoft, MetLife, and Adobe.

Aired June 6, 2016

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The New Advantage: How Women in Leadership Can Create Win-Wins for Their Companies and Themselves by Howard J. Morgan and Joelle K. Jay (2016)

Broad Influence: How Women Are Changing the Way America Works by Jay Newton-Small (2016)

Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead by Sheryl Sandberg (2013)

The Outsiders: Eight Unconventional CEOs and Their Radically Rational Blueprint for Success by William N. Thorndike (2012)

The Virtual Executive: How to Act Like a CEO Online and Offline by Debra Benton (2012)

How Remarkable Women Lead: The Breakthrough Model for Work and Life by Joanna Barsh and Susie Cranston (2011)

360 Degrees of Influence: Get Everyone to Follow Your Lead on Your Way to the Top by Harrison Monarth (2011)

CEO Material: How to Be a Leader in Any Organization by Debra Benton (2009)

Executive Presence: The Art of Commanding Respect Like a CEO by Harrison Monarth (2009)

Your Next Move: The Leader’s Guide to Navigating Major Career Transitions by Michael Watkins (2009)

What Got You Here Won’t Get You There: How Successful People Become Even More Successful by Marshall Goldsmith (2007, 256 pages) or What Got You Here Won’t Get You There: How Successful People Become Even More Successful — A Round Table Comic by Marshall Goldsmith (2011, 80 pages)

Secrets to Winning at Office Politics: How to Achieve Your Goals and Increase Your Influence at Work by Marie G. McIntyre (2005)

How to Act Like a CEO: 10 Rules for Getting to the Top and Staying There by Debra Benton (2003)

How to Win Friends and Influence People by Dale Carnegie (1936)

Dr. Joelle Jay is a principal with the Leadership Research Institute, as well as an executive coach, keynote speaker, and the co-author with Howard Morgan of The New Advantage: How Women in Leadership Create Win-Wins for Their Companies and Themselves. Joelle specializes in the advancement of executive women, and she is proud to have supported the development of top talent into positions of leadership for many successful companies, including MetLife, Adobe, and Microsoft.

The New Advantage by Joelle Jay

Read an excerpt from The New Advantage: How Women in Leadership Can Create Win-Wins for Their Companies and Themselves by Joelle K. Jay and Howard J. Morgan.

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