Forget Advisors — How to Find and Woo a Power Mentor http://www.youngentrepreneur.com/startingup/startup-business-ideas/forget-advisors-how-to-find-and-woo-a-power-mentor/?
Agree with each one of these wholeheartedly. 25 Things I've Learned About Life
Gents, we underwhelm and over-represent in the ranks of leaders, quite across the board. Ladies - clearly, this is cause for pro-active optimism. The statistics don't lie (even if they don't exactly explain top-notch male leadership, either).
Men are - on average - better at politics, maybe that's the bull of the explanation for the number disparities. But if women are better communicators, what's getting lost in translation?
Excellent food for thought:
Are Women Better Leaders than Men? - Harvard Business Review
Two Key Rules a Leader Should Never Forget http://www.linkedin.com/today/post/article/20130827141015-32175171-two-key-rules-a-leader-should-never-forget