Laurel Delaney

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About me

Gender Female
Industry Consulting
Occupation Entrepreneur, Blogger, Author, Speaker and Podcast host
Location Chicago, Illinois, United States
Introduction When I authored "Escape From Corporate America!" published by the Conference Board in 2003, I had no idea the reaction to it would be so profound and overwhelming. My inbox was flooded with email messages from gifted women who could not say enough about their dissatisfaction at work. Apparently, I underestimated just how fed up women are with Corporate America. EFCA offers a comprehensive look at why women are leaving BIG companies for entrepreneurship. Hint: They want freedom, flexibility, recognition, more money, and opportunities to leave a legacy -- all the things they once thought they would find within corporations. Are you ready to ... "Escape From Corporate America?"
Interests Global small business, International entrepreneurship, helping women unleash their potential, Women Entrepreneurs Grow Global®,
Favorite Books A few, not all: Unstuck, The Innovator's Solution, Free Prize Inside, Re-Imagine, Competing For The Future, Good To Great, Life Is A Series of Presentations, Daring Visionaries, Leading at the Speed of Growth, Free Agent Nation, Bold Women: Big Ideas, Purple Cow, I Don't Know How She Does It, Leading the Revolution, Careerpreneurs, Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Women Entrepreneurs Only, How Will You Measure Your Life, Drive, To Sell Is Human, Lean In, Steve Jobs, Exporting: The Definitive Guide to Selling Abroad Profitably, and BE 2.0, Turning Your Business Into an Enduring Great Company.