Jena Abernathy: How Pregnant Women Should Manage a Job Search

How pregnant professional women should conduct themselves while looking for a new job has been a hot-button issue since last summer, when Yahoo hired Marissa Mayer to become its new CEO while she was expecting her first child. The issue certainly isn’t new, however, and is one that Witt/Kieffer vice president Jena Abernathy has counseled many women leaders about over the years.

As Abernathy recently

The Choice for Educational Leaders: Bold Vision or Mediocrity

Institutions of higher education are reshaping themselves—forced to do so in an era of shrinking budgets and heightened demands from students, lawmakers, and other stakeholders. As new institutions arise, so will new types of educational leaders. One trend is for colleges and universities to look for leaders with backgrounds in science and technology, for example, as Witt/Kieffer Education practice co-leader Lucy Leske mentioned recently in the Chronicle of Higher Education. The…