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#MeetStratX: What Makes a Great Team?

At StratX, we believe the right blend of unique leadership styles and diverse expertise forms a powerful team.

Podcast Series: Commercial Success in Pharma in 2020

What are the biggest commercial challenges in pharma and how can commercial teams achieve success in 2020 and beyond? Tune in for a conversation with FirstWord and StratX consultants by clicking on the podcast below. 

How to kill the phrase "because we've always done it this way"

You've probably heard this phrase before, most likely in a professional context, perhaps from a stakeholder or colleague. If you embrace and promote change, it can be frustrating, especially if it directly impacts business outcomes. Here I will...

Podcast Series: Digital Trends in Pharma in 2020

What are the top trends in digital impacting the pharma industry? It’s all about digital engagement. Tune in for a conversation with FirstWord and StratX consultants by clicking on the podcast below. 

Podcast Series: Leadership Trends in Pharma in 2020

What are the biggest emerging trends in leadership development impacting the pharma industry and how can organizations better prepare for them? Tune in for a conversation with FirstWord and StratX consultants by clicking on the podcast below.

3 Key Factors to a Fool-Proof Pharmaceutical Product Launch

New pharmaceutical product launches, which had started to wane in the early 2010’s, are back, and some say with a vengeance. Yet, success for a new product launch remains elusive: as of March 2018, more than 50% of launches over the past 8 years...

Boosting Women in Leadership Webinar: Your Questions Answered

This week we held a webinar on how organizations can tackle the gender gap in the workplace and boost women in leadership. We were joined by 120 participants from around the world: from the UK, to Kenya, Brazil to Russia. From designing female...

Closing the Gender Gap in Leadership: Advice from a Leadership Coach & Trainer

Women represent 46 per cent of the US workforce, yet as of 2019, women represent only 6.4 per cent of corporate boards for the fortune 500 companies.

Breaking Barriers for Women: Tips from Top Female Leadership Expert Sally Helgesen

As the best-selling co-author of How Women Rise, and a world-renowned women’s leadership development consultant & speaker, Sally Helgesen helps women from across the globe aspire to become successful leaders in today’s workplace. While many...

How to Rise the Ranks: Advice From a Female Leader on Making it in the Business World

Ensuring that women have the essential tools they need to flourish in the workplace and rise to leadership positions requires efforts from every aspect of society, from their personal networks to the organizations that employ them.

What's Your Leadership Style? Quiz

In an age where working effectively with diverse and cross-functional teams, knowing which style of leadership you employ can be key to ensuring that your teams are successful.  Take our quiz to find out what leadership style fits you the best.

Leading in the Age of Disruption

Let me start with a startling statistic: 75 percent of the S&P 500 companies from 2012 will be entirely replaced by 2027. And here’s another one: the average company lifespan has dropped from 61 to 18 years over the past 60 years, and continues...

The Death of the Hero Leader and the Future of Leadership Development Programs

In our recent white paper on leadership development trends, we touched on the need for leaders of the future need to be self-aware and seek to develop themselves while empowering their people to do the same. In this post, we expand on this point...

How Disruption is Changing the Face of Leadership

Today’s economy, one that is fueled by major shifts in technology and financial crisis, is causing organizations to redefine their leadership approach in order to stay competitive. There isn’t a company that doesn’t talk of “getting digital” &...

3 Global Leadership Methods for Empowering Teams

Organizations are adopting new, innovative leadership methods to manage the highly diverse and multi-generational workforce of today. It’s one of the ways to stay ahead of the curve in a volatile, and uncertain business environment. Looking to...

Podcast Series: Commercial Success in Pharma in 2020

What are the biggest commercial challenges in pharma and how can commercial teams achieve success in 2020 and beyond? Tune in for a conversation with FirstWord and StratX consultants by clicking on the podcast below. 

How to kill the phrase "because we've always done it this way"

You've probably heard this phrase before, most likely in a professional context, perhaps from a stakeholder or colleague. If you embrace and promote change, it can be frustrating, especially if it directly impacts business outcomes. Here I will...

Podcast Series: Digital Trends in Pharma in 2020

What are the top trends in digital impacting the pharma industry? It’s all about digital engagement. Tune in for a conversation with FirstWord and StratX consultants by clicking on the podcast below. 

Podcast Series: Leadership Trends in Pharma in 2020

What are the biggest emerging trends in leadership development impacting the pharma industry and how can organizations better prepare for them? Tune in for a conversation with FirstWord and StratX consultants by clicking on the podcast below.

3 Key Factors to a Fool-Proof Pharmaceutical Product Launch

New pharmaceutical product launches, which had started to wane in the early 2010’s, are back, and some say with a vengeance. Yet, success for a new product launch remains elusive: as of March 2018, more than 50% of launches over the past 8 years...

Boosting Women in Leadership Webinar: Your Questions Answered

This week we held a webinar on how organizations can tackle the gender gap in the workplace and boost women in leadership. We were joined by 120 participants from around the world: from the UK, to Kenya, Brazil to Russia. From designing female...

Closing the Gender Gap in Leadership: Advice from a Leadership Coach & Trainer

Women represent 46 per cent of the US workforce, yet as of 2019, women represent only 6.4 per cent of corporate boards for the fortune 500 companies.

Breaking Barriers for Women: Tips from Top Female Leadership Expert Sally Helgesen

As the best-selling co-author of How Women Rise, and a world-renowned women’s leadership development consultant & speaker, Sally Helgesen helps women from across the globe aspire to become successful leaders in today’s workplace. While many...

How to Rise the Ranks: Advice From a Female Leader on Making it in the Business World

Ensuring that women have the essential tools they need to flourish in the workplace and rise to leadership positions requires efforts from every aspect of society, from their personal networks to the organizations that employ them.

What's Your Leadership Style? Quiz

In an age where working effectively with diverse and cross-functional teams, knowing which style of leadership you employ can be key to ensuring that your teams are successful.  Take our quiz to find out what leadership style fits you the best.

Leading in the Age of Disruption

Let me start with a startling statistic: 75 percent of the S&P 500 companies from 2012 will be entirely replaced by 2027. And here’s another one: the average company lifespan has dropped from 61 to 18 years over the past 60 years, and continues...

The Death of the Hero Leader and the Future of Leadership Development Programs

In our recent white paper on leadership development trends, we touched on the need for leaders of the future need to be self-aware and seek to develop themselves while empowering their people to do the same. In this post, we expand on this point...

How Disruption is Changing the Face of Leadership

Today’s economy, one that is fueled by major shifts in technology and financial crisis, is causing organizations to redefine their leadership approach in order to stay competitive. There isn’t a company that doesn’t talk of “getting digital” &...

#MeetStratX: What Makes a Great Team?

At StratX, we believe the right blend of unique leadership styles and diverse expertise forms a powerful team.

3 Global Leadership Methods for Empowering Teams

Organizations are adopting new, innovative leadership methods to manage the highly diverse and multi-generational workforce of today. It’s one of the ways to stay ahead of the curve in a volatile, and uncertain business environment. Looking to...