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Leadership Skills from a Women's Point of View!
Simply put, a 'Velvet Hammer' is a woman---at
any level in an organization-- who gets things done and done well
by leading with grace and eloquence. She has let go of trying
to make what works for her male counterparts, work for her.
Instead, she leverages her perspective
as a woman to gain the trust, enthusiasm and support of her team.
She is direct and impactful (a hammer) yet softens her approach
with her innate diplomacy, compassion and warmth (velvet).
of people leave because of poor leadership
....Be the leader they stay for!
What the reader learns:
find out what brains, hormones and cultural expectations have
to do with it
effortlessly supervise friends and handle professional jealousy
quickly gain the respect of those who may be more experienced
and knowledgeable than you
handle discipline and conflict constructively and without alienation
set goals that your team hit every time just because they want