Hierarchical structures are pillars of the workplace, past and present. And these hierarchies too often create structural inequities that limit progress and productivity. Dr. Juana Bordas, author of The Power of Latino Leadership: Culture, Inclusion, and Contribution, knows this all too well. Drawing on her heritage and her history, she provides a rare insider's view into leadership techniques forged through centuries of struggle. In this edition of Leadership Today, Bordas will share her ideas on the importance of collective leadership in a multicultural age, leadership that honors and empowers diversity of thought, leadership that will forge a future workplace more reflective of the world in which we live.
Dr. Juana Bordas is recognized as an elder and icon in the world of leadership, diversity, and the advancement of Latinos and communities of color. The first Latina faculty at the Center for Creative Leadership (CCL) she taught in the Leadership Development Program – the most highly utilized executive program in the world. As a leader, teacher, activist, and author Dr. Bordas continues sharing her wisdom and insights with people across the globe.