Book review: Play Like a Man, Win Like a Woman: What Men Know About Success that Women Need to Learn

by Gail Evans Gail is moderating the Thursday afternoon panel discussion “Male perspectives on women getting (and staying) in seats of influence in healthcare” at the 2015 HBA Annual Conference, November 3- 5, 2015 at the Marriott Marquis in Atlanta. Register now. This book rocks. Every person in the workforce should read it. Men need to read it to understand gender differences and level the playing field. Women need to read and study this book because, as Gail writes in the book, “from early childhood on, boys and girls play with different sets of rules. And because men create the rules in…

How Winning Works

What if you pretended that failure didn’t exist? A review of Robyn Benincasa’s book ‘How Winning Works: 8 Essential Leadership Lessons From the Toughest Teams on Earth’

Book review by Laura Soule Early on in her book, Robyn Benincasa illustrates the similarities between adventure racing and the business world. There are “…teams of men and women working together, struggling through a series of seemingly endless check points, searching for…