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Engendering Bottom Up, Collective, and Participatory Forms of Power

Engendering Bottom Up, Collective, and Participatory Forms of Power

By Ruha Benjamin, Ph.D. Associate Professor of African American Studies, Princeton University How do you define power? Power comes in different forms: top down or bottom up, individualistic or collective, coercive or participatory, dominating or empowering, leaning in or expanding out. While top down, individualistic, and coercive power is the dominant mode that has been […]

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Mar

31

For Entrepreneurs: Why Being Called Crazy is a Compliment
Can you share an example from your career when you asserted yourself to seize or retain your own power in a challenging situation?

Mar

12

The Role of Negotiation to Gain or Retain Power
How do you define power? Can you share an example from your career when you asserted yourself to seize or retain your own power in a challenging situation?

Mar

3

Asserting Power to Control Our Lives and Choices
Lois Frankel, president of Corporate Coaching International, is an internationally recognized expert in women's career and leadership development.

Feb

5

Noreena Hertz and Generation “K”
From the questions YOU asked Noreena via the conference's mobile app Live Q&A feature, we know many of you want to know more about Generation K.

Jan

21

Marie Moynihan Answers YOUR Questions
Marie Moynihan is Senior Vice President of Global Talent Acquisition for Dell Technologies. She spoke on the "Business Panel: Designing Success," with Dev Malladi (Cisco), Sharon O'Brien (Liberty Mutual Insurance), and Orla Coughlan (international Human Resources executive).

Dec

20

Jameela Jamil answers YOUR questions
Jameela is one of the stars of the television series The Good Place, and as someone who has dealt with issues related to body image and bullying throughout her life, she has always been a vocal critic of the impossible beauty standards set for women.

Jul

31

Meet Adriana Morvaiova!
In June, we ran a social media contest for one free ticket to our #SLCDublin 2019 conference – and the lucky winner is Adriana Morvaiova, of Sensata Technologies!

Jun

17

Yang Lan on Success, Leadership and Supporting Women
Don't miss Yang Lan at the 2019 International Simmons Leadership Conference in Dublin!

Apr

3

Looking Back at the 2019 Simmons Leadership Conference
Take a look at all the excitement from the Conference!