September 28, 2016
An article published in the Harvard Business Review by Deborah M. Kolb and Mara Olekalns    
July 6, 2016

Passing the Baton: Transitioning from One Female CEO to the Next

Featuring Pat Hemingway Hall, former CEO of Health Care Service Corporation, and Paula Steiner, current CEO of Health Care Service Corporation. The event was held on June 1, 2016 at Health Care Service Corporation in Chicago, IL.
January 25, 2016

How to Negotiate for Yourself When People Don’t Expect You To

by Deborah M. Kolb and Debra A. Noumair. June 17, 2016. When managers negotiate in organizations, with their bosses or colleagues, they do so in the context of how (or whether) they have negotiated before. They fall back into the roles they’ve traditionally played, and their counterparts expect that they will act as they have in the past. In the leadership development programs that we run with for female executives at leading corporations, we use the term “Velcro” to describe […]