September 6, 2012

News & Opinion: Thinker in Residence: Ora Shtull

By: Sally Haldorson @ 2:38 PM – Filed under: Management & Workplace Culture

KnowledgeBlocks welcomes Ora Shtull as our newest Thinker in Residence! Ora helps senior executives in Fortune 100 companies enhance their Leadership Presence – the ability to engage, connect, and influence in the workplace. Executives who have worked with Ora over the past 15 years are thriving at their jobs, being promoted, and making smooth and seamless transitions. In addition to coaching high potential NY executives, Ora has served as Adjunct Professor of Business Communication at NYU Stern School of Business. She is the author of The Glass Elevator: A Guide to Leadership Presence for Women on the Rise and is a featured speaker at events across the US, inspiring leaders to communicate with confidence and lead with impact. As a coach known for results, Ora loves seeing both the tangible impact her coaching has on an individual and the footprint that enhanced Leadership Presence leaves on the organization. Learn more about Ora’s work. We also included Shtull's book, The Glass Elevator, in our Women on the Rise leadership exploration. Have you been holding yourself back at work by: • Not speaking up at meetings when you have value to add? • Failing to promote yourself to seniors in the workplace? • Shying away from challenges because you lack confidence? • Neglecting your networking inside and outside the company? • Living in a state of overwhelm at home and work? Ora Shtull, one of New York’s leading Executive Coaches, will teach you how to stop retreating and start ascending, employing the same expertise she uses to help her executive clients rise to the top. With Ground Floor Quizzes, Elevator Workouts, and Power Profiles of women leaders, this engaging book helps you master the 9 must-have skills that will propel you upward. Pursue your professional aspirations one floor at a time by riding The Glass Elevator.

About Sally Haldorson

Sally Haldorson's job as 800-CEO-READ’s General Manager is to make 800-CEO-READ a great place to work for our employees, and a consistently high-performing customer service organization for our clients, authors, and our partners in the publishing industry. In addition to her General Manager duties ensuring collaboration, integration, and quality, she reads, writes, reviews, curates, and edits for the company. Helping craft The 100 Best Business Books of All Time used parts of both skill sets. Outside of work, she is most likely to be found hitting a tennis ball around or hanging out with her boys (husband, child, dog) at home.