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December 2019 | Monthly Newsletter from Wharton Executive Education

Execution Success: Learning How to Get Things Done

Execution Success: Learning How to Get Things Done

Getting things done is rare at many companies. To improve this key leadership skill, many leaders have turned to Wharton for an intensive workshop-style program.Read More

To Advance, Women Leaders Need Sponsors, Not More Mentors

To Advance, Women Leaders Need Sponsors, Not More Mentors

The gender gap in leadership positions is partly due to women being over-mentored and under-sponsored. Women’s Executive Leadership offers five ideas for getting sponsored.Read More

Black Friday Needs to Go — Analytics Proves It

Black Friday Needs to Go — Analytics Proves It

Black Friday is a great day for retailers, right? Wrong, says Wharton Marketing professor Peter Fader: “We need to do away with Black Friday.”Read More

HiPo Leadership Skills, Part 2: Build Your Mental Capacity

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HiPo Leadership Skills, Part 2: Build Your Mental Capacity

Don’t leave “a-ha” moments to chance. Develop habits to advance your thinking, judgment, and imagination with four action steps based on Ram Charan’s new book.Read More


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