Guest editorial: From intent to action: new directions in women and leadership research

Liza Howe-Walsh, Rita Gardiner, Marlene Janzen Le Ber*

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The impetus for this special issue emerged from the planning and implementation of an international women and leadership academic colloquium held online in June 2021. The theme, “From Intent to Acton,” was designed to encourage and illustrate the ways in which new global scholarship is emerging that is intent to advance scholarship in diverse fields related to women and leadership (Gardiner et al., 2020). Our objective was not only to highlight key themes in women and leadership research and practice but also to envisage new theoretical and methodological approaches intentionally designed for actionable results
to effect change
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)841-854
JournalGender in Management
Issue number7
Publication statusPublished - 1 Nov 2023


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