“The time is now. Having all women chairs is a way to call attention to the power imbalance and reset the balance of power,” said Blank.Read More
Avery Blank joins Prezi CEO & Founder Peter Arvai, Estee Lauder CTO Rhonda Vetere, Bright Farms CEO Paul Lightfoot, Princeton University professor Derek Lidow, and Center for American Progress Director Emily Tisch Sussman.Read More
Avery Blank speaks on the topic of "How to Self-Promote without the Backfire," helping professionals to advocate for themselves and their career advancement. This subject is for professionals who are introverts, women who face gender bias, and those who feel comfortable speaking up but don't get the results they want.Read More
Avery Blank shares her tips, along with Ellevest CEO Sallie Krawcheck, in the November edition of Glamour magazine on how to negotiate a raise along.Read More
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.Read More
Avery Blank speaks to The Quorum Initiative in Washington, D.C. on the millennial strategy for doing better business - how companies can leverage the strengths of the next generation of leaders and capture business opportunities.Read More
Avery Blank discusses the difference between confidence and courage and what "ready" really means.Read More
Hear Avery speak in Washington, D.C. at the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center on October 19. She will be speaking on reverse mentoring.Read More
The Women in Law Hackathon, a Diversity Lab initiative and for which I was an Advisor, is featured in The B Team's collection of business experiments that reinforce the benefits of a 100% human workplace.Read More
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.Read More
Avery Blank speaks at the 2017 Propelify Innovation Festival along with speakers like Arianna Huffington. Over 8,000 attendees are expected. She sits down with Chief Heart Officer at Vayner Media, Claude Silver, to talk Experience vs. Hustle, how to get and be successful at the job you weren't originally trained for.Read More
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.Read More
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.Read More