Jessica Herrin

How to Become the Social Entrepreneur of Your Life: Doing Well By Doing Good

Listen to a complete audio recording of this 2015 breakout session below. Are you passionate about changing the world? Are you looking for ways to channel your innovation and impact change? Are you eager to make a difference in your community and around the globe beyond your day job? This session will offer you the practical how-to advice and the inspiration to make your mark and have a positive social … [ more ]

Breaking Through: How to Overcome Fears, Inertia, Gender Bias and Other Obstacles

Listen to a complete audio recording of this 2015 breakout session below. What holds women back and why? While we’ve made great strides in achieving positions of leadership in many fields, we still lag behind our male peers for several reasons. This session will explore those reasons, including the barriers we may be unknowingly placing on ourselves. In this candid discussion featuring women who’ve experienced many types of barriers and … [ more ]

Kara Swisher with Jill Abramson, Rosalind Hudnell & Jessica Herrin at the 2015 Lead On Conference

““We’re going to talk about lady things, like leadership and taking over the world in 2016.” — Tech commentator and entrepreneur Kara Swisher moderated a keynote panel discussion featuring Jill Abramson (first woman to serve as Washington bureau chief, managing editor and executive editor of The New York Times), Rosalind L. Hudnell (vice president, human resources and chief diversity officer for Intel Corporation), and Jessica Herrin (CEO and founder of … [ more ]