UC President Janet Napolitano is joining an international network of thought leaders on LinkedIn to share her views on a wide variety of topics, from the value of public higher education to workforce challenges.

President Napolitano’s first post published today and focuses on the topic of women and leadership. Interested LinkedIn members can follow Napolitano on her LinkedIn Influencer page to read her thoughts.

LinkedIn Influencer is a designation given to about 500 leaders who have been invited to publish their perspectives on topics that are relevant to LinkedIn members and that spark conversations. Influencers include Virgin Group Founder Richard Branson, Microsoft Co-Founder Bill Gates, U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren, author Deepak Chopra and The Rockefeller Foundation President Judith Rodin.

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