Avery Blank


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Avery Blank to speak at The B Team's 100% Human at Work Gathering in NYC

On December 6, 2017, Avery Blank will speak on the topic of "What does an organization look like?" She is joined by Karin Klein, Founding Partner of Bloomberg Beta; Michael Lopez, Executive Director of People Advisory Services at EY; and John Bunch, Advisor to the CEO at Zappos.com.

The B Team is a global initiative co-founded by Sir Richard Branson. The B Team was incubated by Virgin Unite and brings together a group of leaders from business, civil society, and government to catalyze a better way of doing business, that prioritizes the wellbeing of people and the planet.

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Avery Blank selected as Scholar for 2017 Aspen Ideas Festival

Scholars are a diverse group of leaders from around the world nominated and selected for their work, accomplishments, and ability to transform ideas into action.

The Aspen Ideas Festival is the nation's premier gathering place for leaders from around the globe and across disciplines to engage in deep and inquisitive discussion of the ideas and issues that both shape our lives and challenge our times. Some 350 presenters, 200 session, and 3,000 attendees comprise the annual Festival, launched in 2005 in Aspen, Colorado.

The mission of the Festival is to create a stimulating and invigorating convocation that links some of the foremost thinkers in the world today with civically-minded leaders in business, the arts, politics, sciences, humanities, and philanthropy who will share ideas, raise challenging questions, and inspire thought to action.

The Aspen Institute is an international, non-partisan think tank. Founded in 1950, the Aspen Institute promotes the pursuit of common ground and deeper understanding in a nonpartisan and nonidealogical setting. The Institute is headquartered in Washington, D.C. and has a campus in Aspen, Colorado.

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Avery Blank publishes article on millennials with Director & Professor of Harvard Law School's Executive Education

Avery Blank publishes with Harvard Law School Executive Education Director and Professor Scott Westfahl an article for the National Association of Legal Placement's PD Quarterly. A baby boomer and a millennial offer specific steps for moving from a misunderstanding of millennials to leveraging the incredible talents of the next generation of legal leaders.

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Avery Blank works with Center for Women in Law to convene 2017 Women's Power Summit

Avery Blank is consulting with the Center for Women in Law at the University of Texas on the biannual, invitation-only event in Austin, TX to include, as speakers, activist Gloria Steinem, Senior Advisor to President Obama Valerie Jarrett, journalist Tina Brown, former U.S. Senator Olympia Snowe, ABA President Linda Klein, and former U.S. Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women’s Issues Melanne Verveer.

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