Mar 9, 2023

Webinar Recording:
Achieving Gender Parity in 2023 and Beyond

Best Practices from Construction Leader Hilti and Linkage

Jennifer McCollum

CEO of Linkage, a SHRM Company; Author of In Her Own Voice: A Woman's Rise to CEO

This webinar was previously recorded and broadcast on March 9, 2023, in recognition of the week of International Women’s Day.

Join Linkage, a SHRM company, for a special free webinar on how we can advance women leaders and achieve gender parity in our workforce and our world.

During this pre-recorded webinar, Jennifer McCollum, CEO of Linkage, hosted a dynamic hour featuring Elle Lebourg, Global Head of Talent Acquisition at Hilti Group, a trailblazing organization charting a path forward for women at the highest level.

As we work to support, retain and advance women leaders within our companies, we must focus on three critical areas, including accessing foundational data, delivering hands-on programming and expanding impact through executive involvement.

Hilti is a leader in the construction manufacturing industry, with 32,000 employees around the world, in more than 120 countries. A trailblazing organization with a strong commitment to culture, Hilti is ranked #8 among the 2022 World’s Best Workplaces and #4 among the 2022 Best Workplaces in Europe by the Great Place to Work®.

During this webinar recording, you will:

  • Get the latest data on women in the workplace from Linkage and SHRM
  • Hear from the Global Head of Talent Acquisition at Hilti Group, an organization leading the way for women in the workplace
  • Learn 3 actionable strategies that HR, LD, DEI and other organizational leaders can use to drive outsized impact for women leaders in 2023 + beyond
  • Gain access to a ready-now playbook to advance women leaders at your organization

Featured Guest Speaker

Elle Lebourg

Global Head of Talent Acquisition, Hilti Group

Elle, who received an MBA from Washington University, St. Louis and a Supply Chain Management from Arizona State University, has enjoyed a varied, cross functional career over the last 17 years. Elle started her career in 2006 with Anheuser-Busch in logistics and operations, moving through leadership positions in finance, procurement, HR and marketing, based in New York City. Over the last 8 years, she has concentrated her career in Human Resources and has developed herself into an enthusiastic people leader, executive coach, and Lean Six Sigma problem solver. Elle completed her formal International Coaching Federation (ICF) executive coaching accreditation in November of 2022 with the Institute for Transformational Leadership at Georgetown.

Your Host

Jennifer McCollum

CEO of Linkage, a SHRM Company; Author of In Her Own Voice: A Woman's Rise to CEO

Jennifer McCollum is CEO of Linkage, Inc., where she oversees the strategic direction and global operations of the Boston, MA-based leadership development company. With a mission to “Change the Face of Leadership,” Linkage has dedicated 30 years to improving leadership effectiveness and equity in hundreds of organizations globally. Linkage provides assessments, training, coaching, consulting and conferences, with Solutions designed to Accelerate Purposeful Leaders; Advance Women Leaders; and Redesign Inclusive Organizations.


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