How Great Women Lead: A Mother-Daughter Adventure Into the Lives of Women Shaping the World
St. John and her teenage daughter, Deane, explore the qualities that motivate some of the world's most powerful women including Condoleeza Rice, Hillary Rodham Clinton, Teach for America founder Wendy Kopp, and actress Geena Davis.
In boardrooms and lecture halls, on the field and at home, strong female leaders are making a statement around the globe. In HOW GREAT WOMEN LEAD Bonnie St. John and her teenage daughter, Darcy Deane, explore the qualities that motivate some of the world's most powerful women. Through engaging, out-of-the-spotlight interchanges, the authors discover commonly held values, behaviors, and attitudes, as well as the subtle, special skills inherent in female leaders. From the ethics of Dr. Condoleeza Rice to the fortitude of Hillary Rodham Clinton to the enthusiasm of Teach for America founder Wendy Kopp and the discipline of Geena Davis, each woman in this book shares the exciting story of her rise to the top and the unique qualities it took to get there.