– One of the young women interviewed for the whitepaper recently released by the Global Supply Chain Institute in the Haslam School of Business at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. This reference to “the perfection trap” is one of the topics covered in the report, “Young Professionals Perspectives on Supply Chain Diversity and Inclusion.”
— Kendall Grafton, president of the student organization NeXxus at the University of Tennessee Knoxville after hearing remarks from Heather Sheehan, who was selected by NeXxus as Outstanding Woman in Supply Chain.
— Captain Amy Bauernschmidt, the first female executive officer (XO) of a U.S. nuclear warship, referring to the advice from her mother that helped her overcome obstacles. Continue reading
— Kat Cole, chief operating officer and president of North America for Focus Brands Inc., whose chains include Cinnabon, Jamba Juice and Auntie Anne’s, as quoted in Wall Street Journal article on how sexual harassment and the gender gap are related.
— Meri Stevens, VP of strategy and deployment at Johnson & Johnson Supply Chain, as quoted in an article in the Wall Street Journal Continue reading
— Heather Sheehan, AWESOME Executive Director, in opening remarks at SMC3 Connections 2018. Continue reading
— Heather Sheehan, Executive Director of AWESOME since January 2018, reflecting on her first connection with AWESOME when she was VP for Danaher Corporation, in a recent Q&A for “Wednesdays for Women,” a blog posted by JDA Software. Continue reading
— Robin Thede, Host of BET’s The Rundown with Robin Thede, saying what she tells the women and men on her team. . She is one of more than 100 innovative executives and entrepreneurs offering insights in Fast Company magazine on leading with optimism.
— Tami Forman, a contributor to forbes.com, in a blog on overcoming the fear of failure in 2018. She reminds readers of five tactics that can help an individual move forward through career challenges. Continue reading
— From the report of a new study about women in technology conducted by Harvey Nash in partnership with ARA. Continue reading