Bentley University targets promising female leaders with $40,000 award

It is one of my favorite stories about Bentley University president Gloria Larson, and it explains a lot about why we need programs to help women in the workplace.

In 1993, when she was Governor Bill Weld’s consumer affairs chief, he called her into his office seeking recommendations for a new economic secretary. Larson knew it would be her dream job, but she didn’t raise her hand.

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