Episode 23: Dr Shawn Andrews CEO of Andrews Research International, Adjunct Professor Pepperdine University and author of The Power of Perception
October 16, 2017
Dr. Shawn Andrews share her thoughts about gender biases in the workforce and how it affects the ability for women to obtain leadership positions.
Dr. Andrews got her start working in the pharmaceutical industry. Studies of leadership and gender influenced her pursuit of a position in HR. She is now the CEO Of Andrews research international, an Adjunct Professor at Pepperdine University, and Author of the book Power of Perception: Leadership, Emotional Intelligence and the Gender Divide. Join our discussion about leadership and gender. This is definitely an interesting episode.
How studying leadership and gender lead her to HR
The leadership gender gap
Perceptions of women as leaders
Barriers faced by potential female leaders
What future organizations may look like
Why some industries are struggling to diversify
Why she is encouraged by current trends
How to attract Millennial workers
Leadership characteristics that skew traditionally male