Press Release: Be Leaderly Wins Gold & Silver at the 2019 Stevie Awards

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa—June 11, 2019—Be Leaderly, a globally recognized provider of women’s leadership development and inclusion solutions, was recognized with a Gold Stevie®Award for Best Newsletter and a Silver Stevie®Award for Best Research Report or White Paper in the 17th Annual American Business Awards®this week.

The American Business Awards are the U.S.A.’s premier business awards program. All organizations operating in the U.S.A. are eligible to submit nominations—public and private, for-profit and non-profit, large and small. More than 3,800 nominations from organizations in virtually every industry were submitted this year.

Be Leaderly Earns Recognition For Their Thought Leadership

Be Leaderly’s Gold Stevie® Award acknowledges the company’s monthly newsletter. It’s crafted for aspiring, corporate women leaders to gain access to leadership articles, research, tips, and advice. With a following of over 25,000 active subscribers, Be Leaderly’s newsletter is not only a trusted source of fresh career advice—it regularly showcases both aspiring and well-established women leaders, providing them increased recognition and visibility.

This year, more than 200 professionals worldwide participated in the judging process to select the Stevie Award winners. Judges described Be Leaderly’s newsletter as using “powerful and timely words” and being “informative,” “insightful,” and “compelling.”

Be Leaderly’s Silver Stevie® Award for Best Research Report or White Paper was earned alongside an impressive slate of companies including Accenture, Dow Jones & Company, Inc., Honeywell, and Sallie Mae. Be Leaderly’s research report, “Out of the Comfort Zone: How women and men size up stretch assignments—and why leaders should care,” assesses the powerful role stretch assignments play in one’s career and point to actions companies can take to make these opportunities more accessible to women, in particular.

“We’re honored to receive this special acknowledgment of our thought leadership. The Stevie® Awards affirm that our mission of helping women carve out leadership paths has never been more needed,” said Jo Miller, CEO of Be Leaderly. Details about The American Business Awards and the list of 2019 Stevie winners are available at www.StevieAwards.com/ABA.

About the Stevie Awards

Stevie Awards are conferred in seven programs: the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, the German Stevie Awards, The American Business Awards®, The International Business Awards®, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, the Stevie Awards for Great Employers, and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. Stevie Awards competitions receive more than 12,000 entries each year from organizations in more than 70 nations. Honoring organizations of all types and sizes and the people behind them. The Stevies recognize outstanding performances in the workplace worldwide. Learn more about the Stevie Awards at http://www.StevieAwards.com.

Sponsors of The 2019 American Business Awards include HCL America, John Hancock Financial Services, and SoftPro.

Download PDF Report – Out of the Comfort Zone: How women and men size up stretch assignments — and why leaders should care.

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The Be Leaderly Team

We are dedicated to helping emerging women leaders advance into management and leadership positions. With clients like Amazon, Bank of America, Boeing, eBay, GM, Homeland Security, MetLife,  Microsoft, Siemens, Society of Women Engineers, Verizon, USDA—and more than 400 organizations in the commercial, academic, non-profit and government sectors, Be Leaderly works with organizations that want to develop a pipeline of qualified and engaged emerging women leaders. Our workshops, webinars and coaching programs help women employees gain clarity on how their talents can contribute to the organization’s success, encourage them to enter the leadership pipeline, and provide them with the tools necessary to take ownership of their career advancement.

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