Connecting & advancing women in business throughout Northwest Indiana
including Lake, Porter, LaPorte, Newton, Jasper, Pulaski, and Starke counties.


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Great Articles

The next five resources were recommnded by Kathleen O’Leary, President of NIPSCO at one of our meetings:

Article: The 5 Best Ways to Build Resiliency – by Kathleen O’Leary, NIPSCO.

Article:  Women Consistently Underestimate Themselves – Sheryl Sandberg, COO, Facebook, at TED – Recommended by Kathleen O’Leary, NIPSCO.

Article:  NiSource: Women in the Leadership Pipeline in EEI Perspectives Magazine, January / February 2013. (Kathleen O’Leary recommended this article, and NiSource’s Women in Leadership Initiative).

Article: Unlocking the Full Potential of Women at Work. Recommended by Kathleen O’Leary.

Article: Changing Companies Minds about Women. Recommended by Kathleen O’Leary.

Article: Strategic Leaders Look Farther Ahead. Read how CEO Indra Nooyi, of PepsiCo was able to anticipate the trend towards healthier diets and adjust course. By GiANT Impact.

Click to SHRM Article: Women’s Leadership Development Programs Put on Back Burner Have companies moved beyond special programs to develop female leaders, or just stopped doing so?
11/5/2010 By SHRM Online staff.

Forget Networking. How to Be a Connector.

Article: Why Women Still Can’t Have It All, recommended by Anna Rominger.

Great Books

Amazon – Women in Business Book list

Womenomics: Write your own rules for success
By Clair Shipman and Katty Kay (June 2, 2009)

Half The Sky, Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide

By N. Kristof & S. Wubunn, Subject: Women as the world’s greatest untapped economic resource.

Inspiring book recommend by Mary Stuart Pellegrini, Ph.D.