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Leadership Library Review: 2017 Harvard Law School Commencement Address by Sally Yates

June 2017 2017 Harvard Law School Commencement Address by Sally Yates What are the big take-aways? Sally Yates was fired as acting Attorney General of the United States on Monday, January 30, 2017, three days after the Trump administration issued … Continue reading

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Leadership Library Review: “Hidden Figures”

February 2017 “Hidden Figures” (20th Century Fox, 2016) What are the big take-aways? To my mind, the uplifting film “Hidden Figures” is three suspenseful (even though you think you know how they all turn out…) movies in one. In some … Continue reading

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Leadership Library Review: Carrie Fisher’s Princess Leia

January 2017 What is the headline? I am surprised by how affected I’ve been by the passing of the complex, hilarious and courageous actor Carrie Fisher last week on December 27th, a few days after she suffered an apparent heart … Continue reading

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Leadership Library Review — Mo’Ne Davis: Remember My Name

September 2015 Mo’Ne Davis: Remember My Name by Mo’Ne Davis with Hilary Beard (Harper, 2015) What are the big take-aways? An unusual autobiography written by a teenager, Remember My Name tells the first-hand story about how an African-American girl from … Continue reading

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Leadership Library Review: #GIRLBOSS

March 2015 #GIRLBOSS by Sophia Amoruso (Penguin, 2014) What are the big take-aways? A call-to-action for millennial women, #GIRLBOSS is partly a memoir and partly a career-advice book for her generation. On page 11, Amoruso – who built a $100-million … Continue reading

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