Workplace

Here's how to end the culture of sexual harassment

Here's how to end the culture of sexual harassment

Words have power. Too often today, they are being used to tear us down and apart, making us feel helpless and defenseless. Alternatively, words can build us up, strengthen us and give us the ability to move forward together, constructively. I choose to focus on the latter believing that none of us can afford the continued costs of remaining silent.

As a female CEO, I have a responsibility to speak out, and I am compelled to do so now. The pervasive workplace culture of sexual harassment, intimidation and the undervaluing of women must be addressed both swiftly and firmly.

It is now time to take deliberate, verifiable and precise steps to ensure that the ethics of our...

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