Headlines have praised women for their strength and leadership throughout the COVID-19 pandemic – CNN, Washington Post, USA Today – just to name a few. A World Economic Forum study also confirmed that “being female-led has provided countries with an advantage in the current crisis.”

Join Regina Lau (EWPN Executive Board) as Astrid Masle-Boer (WEX) shares her approach to leading and handling tough conversations with her team and customers during COVID-19 and also to maintaining relationships during times of uncertainty.

The following books, podcasts and resources were also discussed during the webinar:


1 – “Lean In” by Sheryl Sandberg
2 – “Option B” by Sheryl Sandberg and Adam Grant
3 – “How to Win Friends and Influence People” by Dale Carnegie
4 – “Dare to Lead” by Brene Brown
5 – “The Five Dysfunctions of a Team” by Patric Lencioni
6 – “Golden Rules/Golden Book” by Dale Carnegie. You can download the eBook here. This content is also part of his book “How to Win Friends and Influence People”.
7 – “Radical Candor” by Kim Scott


1 – “Women at Work” by HBR
2 – “Insights on Organization” and “Organization Blog” by McKinsey – McKinsey also publishes insights on Diversity & Inclusion
3 – “ForbesWomen” and “Diversity & Inclusion” by Forbes
4 – “Ellevate Podcast” by Ellevate Network
5 – “The Femails” by Career Contessa
6 – “Savvy Money” on Spotify
7 – “Women Leaders in Finance
8 – “IdeaCast” by HBR
9 – “Women in Leadership Podcast” by Women in Leadership

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