Why Men Don’t See Women as Leaders

And 3 ways men can change. By Ida O. Abbott Sponsoring Women: What Men Need to Know Let’s assume a powerful man works with two junior colleagues, a man and a woman, who are both equally talented, motivated and superbly … Continued

18 Ways to Boost Your Protégée

Plus the difference between a mentor and a sponsor. By Ida O. Abbott Sponsoring Women: What Men Need to Know The practice of mentorship is well known and well established in today’s workplace. A mentor is someone who helps a … Continued

Women Leaders Provide 6 Market Advantages

BONUS CHECKLISTS: 4 benefits for organizations and 9 benefits for sponsors. By Ida O. Abbott Sponsoring Women: What Men Need to Know Most male leaders today under­stand how important it is to keep high-performing women in the pipeline and help … Continued

Why CPA Firms Need More Women

To recruit the best, you must sponsor women for leadership. By Ida O. Abbott Sponsoring Women: What Men Need to Know Smart accounting firm leaders want to be in the forefront of efforts to advance women. As the global economy continues … Continued

Beyond Mentoring to Sponsorship

BONUS CHECKLISTS: 6 ways to evaluate your firm. By Ida O. Abbott Sponsoring Women: What Men Need to Know Sponsorship is a personal undertaking. A man who sponsors a woman takes it upon himself to advance her career. He puts his … Continued