Leadership, Emotional Intelligence and Gender: What You Need to Know to Advance Your Career

Shawn Andrews, EdD, MBA, founder and CEO, Andrews Research International

Today, we've all heard about the leadership gender gap or experienced it firsthand in our own career. But did you know that perception (not skills or competencies) has the most significant impact on the career advancement of women? This breakout centers around extensive research on the topics of leadership, emotional intelligence and gender, and will provide strategies for individuals and organizations that support career growth, gender parity and diversity. The latest research, specific examples and real-world case studies from the biopharmaceutical industry will be discussed. This breakout will also include table exercises and take-home strategies.