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Meet the Author: Jane Hyun

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Jane Hyun is an internationally renowned executive coach and global leadership adviser to Fortune 500 companies, business schools, and nonprofit organizations. She speaks frequently on the topics of authenticity, culture, and leadership. A graduate of Cornell University with a degree in economics, she is the author of Breaking the Bamboo Ceiling. She lives in New York City.

Books by Jane Hyun


The New Playbook for Managing Across Differences

Book cover image: Flex: The New Playbook for Managing Across Differences

Renowned executive coaches and global leadership strategists Jane Hyun and Audrey S. Lee offer lessons on the vital skill of “Flexing”—the art of switching leadership styles to more effectively lead people who are different from you, allowing managers to successfully manage the multicultural workers of today and tomorrow.Flex offers a proactive strategy for managers to navigate and leverage diversity effectively in this new global…  More »

Breaking the Bamboo Ceiling

Career Strategies for Asians

Book cover image: Breaking the Bamboo Ceiling: Career Strategies for Asians

The popular media often portrays Asian Americans as highly educatedand successful individuals—the "Model Minority. "As the ethnic minority with the largest percentage of college graduates, many Asian Americans do enter the professional workforce. However, many of them seem to stall in their careers and never make it to the corner offices.Leading executive coach Jane Hyun explores how traditional Asian values can be at odds with Western…  More »