Leadership Series: The Opportunity

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Today’s blog post is from Tara Eustace, President of Mary Kay Europe. During her 19 years of service, Tara has worked her way up from an unpaid intern at the Mary Kay Russia start-up to leading the 18 countries that are in the Mary Kay Europe region. Tara shares her Mary Kay success story. “Mary Kay ...

Leadership Series: Women of Action

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Today’s post is from Mary Kay’s Chief Financial Officer Terry Smith. Terry has worked for Mary Kay since 1984 and has served as the CFO since 2003. D uring the past six weeks, several of our female vice presidents have shared their thoughts on leadership. For example, René mentioned nurturing potential leaders to break out of ...

Leadership Series: The Speed of the Leader

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Today’s post is from Melinda Foster Sellers. Melinda is the Chief People Officer at Mary Kay Inc. Melinda shares her insight on the characteristics of a good leader. Be the Kind of Leader Others Want to Follow S top for a moment and think about the best leader you ever had. What made them great? How did they ...

Leadership Series: The Other Path

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Today’s post is from Michelle Norman. Michelle is Mary Kay Inc.'s Vice President of Human Resources. Michelle oversees the HR needs for many of Mary Kay’s international markets and Organization Effectiveness globally. W hen I was asked to write a post for this blog, at first I struggled with what topic could I write about? What ...

Leadership Series: The Art of Listening

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Mary Kay’s Chief Scientific Officer, Dr. Beth Lange, shares another post in our Leadership Series. I  have a weakness. I am not a natural listener. Just ask my mother or husband. Early in my career, I approached most of my discussions in graduate school or at work with some version of, "I am smart, so listen to ...

Leadership Series: The Heart of a Lion

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Today’s post comes from Peggy Davidson, Mary Kay’s Vice President of U.S. Sales Force Communications and Education. Peggy has worked for Mary Kay for more than 20 years and shares her thoughts about the heart of a leader. L eadership is not for the weak of heart. Of course it can be the most satisfying role ...

Leadership Series: At Your Best

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Our Leadership Series continues with a blog post from Anne Crews. Anne is the Vice President of Government Relations, and she is an avid supporter of community volunteerism. G reat leaders are good followers.It’s my belief that a proven leader has a responsibility and a privilege to mentor and support others while continuing to grow ...