wallquoteWhen business partners Barb Brown and Margie Flynn set out to commemorate the 20th anniversary of their consulting firm, they embarked on a book project that’s purpose was to give further voice to women leaders.

Yet, it became so much more.

UpliftingLeaders_quote3The women spent three years traveling the United States interviewing 25 of the nation’s most influential women business leaders who provided a myriad of candid insights and advice that became the basis behind the new book Uplifting Leaders* (*Who Happen to be Women).

And, while the book’s lessons are powerful, the authors want to do much more than simply tell stories.

UpliftingLeaders_quote9At the heart of the book is a call to action—to “pay it forward” by passing Uplifting Leaders and its insights onto other people in their lives.

“Whether in a gesture of gratitude for their help along the way, or in inspiration for the challenges to come, everyone can find a piece of wisdom to share from Uplifting Leaders,” Margie Flynn said.



How Can You Uplift a Leader Right Now?

Head over to this Facebook photo album and browse through leadership advice from many of the nation’s most accomplished women business leaders.


  1. 1. Share one of the quote images on your wall or social media pages using the hashtag #UpliftingLeaders


  1. 2. Inspire a leader by selecting a quote image and tagging it with the name of a colleague, coworker, mentor or mentee


  1. 3. Or, share the quote image to a friend’s wall and add your own personalized message of appreciation