business | June 01, 2018

Fashion, Beer, and Lab-Grown Bones: Three Women Doing Business on Their Own Terms

Looking to learn from some of the top women in business today? Beyond leaning in, these dynamic, innovative leaders offer brilliant business strategies on growing and sustaining organizations using their own unique skill sets—whether that’s in luxury fashion (Maureen Chiquet), beer production (Manjit Minhas), or the lab (Nina Tandon).

Maureen Chiquet – Empathy is a Necessity, Not a Luxury

 

Courageous conversations are the conversations “we are not having,” those we're afraid to have. In this poignant video, Chanel’s former CEO Maureen Chiquet honestly shares her experience in opening up this sort of dialogue with her colleagues. And as a result, how her team was able to move forward together.     

 
Maureen Chiquet: How to Have

 

 

Manjit Minhas –  Getting a Head in Negotiation 

 

Sometimes it seems like costs might eat your business alive. Manjit Minhas, founder of the 10th largest brewery in the world, offers advice for figuring out what you need through the consistent practice of negotiation.

 
Business Speaker Manjit Minhas: You Get What You Negotiate

 

 

Nina Tandon – The Future of Healthcare

 

In this thrilling and eye-opening talk, scientist and CEO of EpiBone Nina Tandon explains the process of growing tissue and transplants, and the future of medical science. With the help of manufacturing and information technology, we are on the verge of being able to grow human tissue—and Tandon is here to walk us through this unbelievably exciting era in biology and business. 

 

TEDxBerlin - Nina Tandon -

 

Lavin’s speakers are all innovators and leaders in their own right, but we’re proud to represent a number of women speakers who provide thoughtful and instructive insights into leading as a woman. Visit our dedicated Women & Leadership topic to learn more. 

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