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Katty Kay

June 4, 2014 by Speakers' Spotlight

Authors Argue the ‘”Confidence Gap” One Reason Women are still Hitting the Glass Ceiling

Katty Kay is the lead anchor for BBC’s World News America where she covers the full gamut of American and global affairs―reporting on US elections, the White House, Congress, Wall Street, global economies, and world trouble spots. She also frequently acts as a co-host on MSNBC’s Morning Joe and as a guest commentator on NBC’s Meet the Press. Her new book,  The Confidence Code: The Science and Art of Self-Assurance–What Women Should Know, written with co-author Claire Shipman, has recently been released. Below, Katty speaks to CBC Radio’s The Current host, Anna Maria Tremonti, on what she believes is keeping women from achieving greater success: