by Francis G. Coleman, CBIS (recently retired after 32 years)
A Pew Research study revealed that social media is king when it comes to the news. In the US, 72 percent of millennials read the news via their Facebook, Twitter feed, and other social networking sites. Only 21 percent of people aged 50+ do the same. The older generation predominantly consumes news via their television.
On September 22, Ginny Baker - the fictional first female player in major league baseball - made her television debut to widespread acclaim in FOX's new drama Pitch. To honor her inspirational story, the network has partnered with LeanIn.Org for a campaign featuring the series' cast and crew in conversation about the struggles they've faced and the strides they've made as women in male-dominated industries.
When masculine and feminine leadership come together we can create sustainable, value adding, and lasting synergetic partnerships and businesses
Have you read Lean In, by Sheryl Sandberg? She is the COO of Facebook and is ranked on Fortune’s list of the 50 Most Powerful Women in Business and as one of Time’s 100 Most Influential People in the World. The book, which fleshes out her 2010 TedTalk, highlights how women unintentionally hold themselves back from their professional goals and earning potential. The common thread between the topics she discusses comes down to one thing: quality of life for HUMANITY.