Betsy Myers interviewed on Bloomberg Radio

Bloomberg Radio – The Hays Advantage

Betsy Myers and Gloria Larson (President of Bentley University) are interviewed by Kathleen Hays about how executive men are a critical part of the solution to advance women. She also provides more detail about Bentley’s upcoming Best Practices Forum.

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A Women’s Roundtable on ‘Leaning In’

WBUR – Boston’s NPR news station

Betsy Myers participates in roundtable hosted by Boston Public Radio on the topic of  Sheryl Sandberg’s newly released book, “Lean In: Women, Work and the Will to Lead.”  Also sitting on the panel are Cathy Minehan, former President & CEO of the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston and Nancy Gertner, former federal judge in the U.S. District Court of Massachusetts.

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The Top 6 Reasons Women Are Not Leading In Corporate America As We Need Them To

Forbes
By Kathy Caprino

Kathy Caprino interviews Betsy Myers for her new series on Women, Leadership, and Vision for Forbes.

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Why Many Women Delay Revealing Pregnancies

The Boston Globe
By Beth Teitell

Founding Director of the CWB Betsy Myers cautions companies that, from a profit standpoint, it is in their best interest to find a way to retain pregnant women.

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High-powered Women and Supportive Spouses: Who’s in Charge, and of What?

Knowledge @Wharton

Betsy Myers, Founding Director of the Center for Women and Business at Bentley University, is featured throughout this Knowledge@Wharton article discussing how women executives run their business and personal lives.

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What I Learned From President Clinton

The Washington Post
By Lily Cunningham

Betsy Myers shares what she learned from President Clinton’s management style in this Washington Post – On Leadership video.

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Mother-to-be CEO Rivets the Working World

The Boston Globe
By Beth Teitell

Founding Director of the Bentley Center for Women and Business Betsy Myers offers expert commentary on Yahoo! appointing 37-year old mother-to-be Marissa Mayer as chief executive.

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Oh, Baby! Bump-y Start for New CEO

The Boston Herald
By Jessica Van Sack

Founding Director of the Center for Women and Business Betsy Myers addresses the important shift in corporate thinking represented by newly appointed Yahoo chief executive and mother-to-be Marissa Mayer.

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Betsy Myers Aims to See More Women in Corner Offices

The Boston Globe
By Kathleen Pierce

The Boston Globe

Betsy Myers comes to academia from the political world: Myers, 51, was chief operating officer and a senior adviser to Barack Obama’s presidential campaign, and served as a senior official in the Clinton White House. As Myers sees it, her role at Bentley University is to push forward the conversation about women and corporate leadership, connect with decision makers across the country, and make it clear why more women in corner offices are good for business.

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Inside Government

AFGE’s “Inside Government” Radio Show
Host Jason Fornicola

Betsy Myers is interview about her book Take the Lead and qualities of an authentic leader.

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The AWE Factor Radio Show

Voice America
Host Carol Sacino

Betsy Myers is interview by AWE Factor host Carole Sacino about her book Take the Lead and describes seven principles that serve as a road map for any leader who aspires to bring out the best in their people.

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Including Men in the “Women and Business” Conversation

Women Online

A central theme of the Bentley Center for Women and Business’ Inaugural Forum on April 27, 2012 was the inclusion of men in the creation and implementation of solutions that breakdown systemic barriers to women achieving economic, social and political equality.

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Moving Conversation to Action: Bentley University Center for Women and Business

Global Business Hub

Bentley University’s Center for Women and Business Inaugural forum took place on April 27, 2012. The Center is working on initiatives relating to advancing women in the workplace and moving from conversation to action. Energetic as always, Bentley University President Gloria Larson kicked off the forum that over 700 people had signed up to attend.

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Reflections from Sloan Women in Management Event

by Pooja Wagh

I’ve attended many leadership talks, but Betsy Myers had an air of honesty and realism that resonated with me and with others in the audience, which consisted of students and professionals from the Boston area. She spoke at length about the changing face of leadership: it’s becoming more about the people in a system, collectively moving the work forward, than it is about a top-down leader.

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Women and Men Need More Flexibility in the Workplace

MSNBC
Host Chuck Todd

Betsy Myers, Founding Director of the Center for Women and Business at Bentley University, speaks with Chuck Todd about the issue of women’s advancement and flexibility in the workplace. (Video Runs: 6:12)

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Be a Leader in All Aspects of Your Life

Better TV

Betsy Myers appears on Better TV, a nationally syndicated lifestyle TV show with host Audra Lowe. Betsy gives listeners tips on becoming a leader in all aspects of their lives both in the workplace and at home.

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What’s Your Financial Iowa?

Blog post from Linda Descano of Women & Co.

In her fascinating new book, Take the Lead: Motivate, Inspire, and Bring Out the Best in Yourself and Everyone Around You, Betsy talks about the importance of clarity and shares how a relentless focus on “winning Iowa” by the 2008 Obama for President campaign, for which Betsy served as the Chief Operating Officer, brought clarity to an organization “under siege” and provided a strategic “filter” for deciding what to do as well as what not to do.

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Top Leadership Books of 2011

The Washington Post

The Washington Post names Take the Lead among the Top Leadership Books of 2011.  Along with Jim Collins (Great By Choice) and Walter Isaacson (author of the Steve Jobs biography), Betsy Myers was among many highly-esteemed authors to top the Post’s list for the year.

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Betsy Myers Inspires Girls to Follow Their Dreams

On Nov. 17, nine girls attended a Microsoft’s DigiGirlz Event to hear successful women in the technology field speak. One of them was Betsy Myers, who worked with the administrations of presidents Bill Clinton and Barack Obama. This event was to teach these students to follow their dreams, and inspire them to go into the science, math or technology fields.

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CEO’s Philosophy on Women & Mentoring

Betsy Myers’ interview with Denise Morrison, president & CEO of Campbell Soup Company from a keynote luncheon at the 8th Annual Pennsylvania Conference for Women.

One of only 14 women CEOs in the Fortune 500, Morrison discussed her philosophies on leadership and confidence, the role her family played (and plays) in her success, and how strategic career moves can help women advance to the C-suite.

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The Challenge of Authentic Leadership

Business Ethics Magazine
By Gael O’Brien 

Is it possible that a 21st century leadership can emerge that involves self awareness, emotional intelligence, and authenticity? Betsy Myers believes it is. 

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ABC News: Lessons from the Oval Office to the Playground

Interview with Tory Johnson – Leadership Advice For Everyone

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Take the Lead Book Tour Starts at Bookstore Santa Cruz

Great Leaders are Great Lovers of People, Says Former Obama Aide Betsy Myers

Santa Cruz Patch
By Brad Kava

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Simon & Schuster – Book Publisher’s Page

Take the Lead
Visit the publisher’s page for up-to-date information about events with Betsy Myers during her upcoming book tour.
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Bentley University Launches National Center for Women in Business

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Corporate expense? Barriers to women

As Bentley University launches center, leaders say businesses lose money by blocking talent
Boston Globe
By Katie Johnston Chase, Globe Staff

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Building Bridges – The Next 100 years of Women’s Leadership

Betsy Myers
Embassy of the United States Bern, Switzerland
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Leadership and Diversity Lessons from Obama’s Campaign Trail — In Business and Politics, Put People First


Donchian Symposium – University of Richmond
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