Making It While Female — Career Advice from Best-Selling Author, Speaker and Executive Coach Peggy Klaus

theBoardlist interviews the dynamic, no-holds-barred Peggy Klaus

Peggy Klaus

1. Based on your experience working with so many women in leadership roles, what do you think is the #1 thing women struggle against in their careers?

2. How would you advise a client who doesn’t feel like they’re achieving their specific career goals as quickly as they’d like?

3. What are your tips for someone who is earlier in their career, as a Sr. Manager or Director, who is working to become more confident and take the next step to the executive team?

4. How important is personal branding for executive women who want to get on their first (or next) board?

5. Your recent New York Times article tackled women-only events and the necessity for men to be involved in the conversation about workplace equality. Were you surprised by any feedback on the article?

6. If a client came to you and said they only had 10 minutes a day to devote to their career growth journey, what would you tell them to do every day to reach their goals?

7. What do you find difficult to brag about?

8. What’s in your five-year plan?

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