Kate White

Kate White

About Kate White

Kate White is an internationally known expert on leadership, work and success, and a New York Times bestselling author.

Her success strategies are based on her long career as a highly regarded and successful media executive.  She was the editor-in-chief of five major U.S. magazines, including Working Woman, Redbook and, for fourteen years, Cosmopolitan. At Cosmo she increased circulation by an astonishing 30 percent and oversaw all aspects of the brand.

White is a frequently in demand speaker for conferences, companies, and universities around the country due to her business wisdom and principles.  She has appeared on numerous television shows, including The Today Show and CNN’s Quest Means Business. Her articles on leadership, success, and branding have been featured in a variety of publications and websites, including Forbes and HBR.com. Kate’s honors include the Matrix Award for Outstanding Achievement in the Communications Industry and the Woodhull Institute Award for Ethical Leadership. She was named one of the 15 Best Career Experts to Follow on Twitter by CEOworld.com.

Kate is the author of content driven business books, such as, I Shouldn’t Be Telling You This: How to Ask for the Money, Snag the Promotion, and Create the Career You Deserve, and the Wall Street Journal bestseller Why Good Girls Don’t Get Ahead but Gutsy Girls Do. She is also the New York Times best-selling author of ten suspense novels, which have been published in 13 languages.

She is a graduate of the first co-educational class from Union College, and in 2013 attended the Women’s Leadership Forum at the Harvard Business School Executive Education program.

Gutsy, Gritty Strategies for Women: A Manifesto for Success

Kate will share compelling anecdotes from her own career running Cosmopolitan, the top magazine brand in the world, and she’ll also offer three key takeaways which can be used immediately. Kate’s secrets of success include innovative strategies on:

  • How to own your ambition,
  • Asking for the money and opportunities you want (even if there seems to be a very good reason why you shouldn’t ask), 
  • Coming up with bold, innovative ideas guaranteed to drive business and set you apart from the pack

In fact, Kate will offer a special tool or process that allows you to take any idea or project to the next level and do it boldly. It’s a process she has used for years and it’s not only easy, but it gets results. These invaluable strategies are guaranteed to inspire you no matter where you are in your career.

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