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Join political analyst Jeff Greenfield in conversation with Joanne Lipman at the 92nd Street Y in New York City on April 8 at 5 pm for a lively discussion on closing the gender gap and That's What She Said.


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The national dialogue around sexual harassment is a watershed moment for our time. Now comes the next step: Men and women working together to solve the problem. If this moment has taught us one thing, it is that this isn’t a female problem. It’s also a male problem. 

THAT’S WHAT SHE SAID (William Morrow; January 30, 2018) is a clarion call by veteran journalist Joanne Lipman for how men can join the conversation to close the gender gap—including steps they can take right now, alongside women, to move toward a solution. 

Lipman goes beyond the current focus on sexual harassment to examine the broader culture. Not every woman has been sexually assaulted. But every woman knows what it feels like to be marginalized, interrupted, or overlooked. Every woman has experienced the respect gap. Every woman knows how it feels to be invisible, or for her ideas somehow not heard until they are repeated by a man who gets the credit.

THAT’S WHAT SHE SAID identifies the issues and offers real-world solutions to combat unconscious bias, sexual harassment, “bropropriation,” “mansplaining,” the gender wage gap and much more, and brings into focus real ways of addressing the disconnect with empowerment.

Based on her explosive Wall Street Journal article Women at Work: A Guide for Men, Lipman expands on her accessible approach.THAT’S WHAT SHE SAID is filled with illuminating anecdotes, worldwide data from the most recent relevant studies, and stories from her own journey to the top of a male-dominated industry.  Putting words into action, she demonstrates the great potential businesses can achieve when the gender divide is eliminated, and true success in the workplace will exist when men and women alike share in this essential goal. 

At its heart, THAT’S WHAT SHE SAID is ultimately about success, empowering women and men alike in an essential goal, and how to achieve that goal together.

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About Joanne Lipman

Joanne Lipman is author of That's What She Said: What Men Need to Know (and Women Need to Tell Them) About Working Together. A veteran journalist, she most recently was Chief Content Officer of Gannett, and Editor in Chief USA TODAY and the USA TODAY NETWORK, comprising the flagship title and 109 other news organizations including the Detroit Free Press, the Cincinnati Enquirer, and the Arizona Republic. Ms. Lipman began her career as a reporter at The Wall Street Journal, ultimately rising to Deputy Managing Editor, creating Weekend Journal and Personal Journal, and supervising coverage that earned three Pulitzer Prizes. New York Times media columnist David Carr described her as the Journal's "innovator-in-chief." She subsequently was founding Editor-in-Chief of Conde Nast Portfolio and, which won National Magazine and Loeb Awards. She is a frequent television commentator, seen on CNN, NBC, CNBC, and CBS, among others, and her work has appeared in publications including The New York Times, Time, Newsweek and Harvard Business Review. She is also co-author of the critically acclaimed musical memoir Strings Attached.

Upcoming Events

A partial list of events; this list will update regularly. 

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 12, 2018: 6PM, New York Women in Communications, 225 Liberty Street, New York, NY 10080

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 14, 2018: 8AM, SKDKnickbocker Books & Breakfast, 285 Fulton St, 63rd Floor, New York, NY 10007 (RSVP to

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 20, 2018: 7PM, Politics & Prose Bookstore with Betsy Morgan, 5015 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington, DC 20008

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 25, 2018: 4PM, Open Heart/Open Mind Series with Time Editor-in-Chief Edward Felsenthal, 50 S Fullerton Ave NE, Montclair, NJ, 07042

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 26, 2018: 7PM, Anderson's Bookshop, 123 W Jefferson Ave, Naperville, IL 60540

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 27, 2018: 11:30AM, Union League Club of Chicago, 65 W Jackson Blvd, Chicago, IL 60604

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 28, 2018: 6PM, Women @ Forbes, 6 St Johns Lane, New York, NY 10013

THURSDAY, MARCH 1, 2018: 6:30PM, National Press Club, 528 14th Street NW, Washington, DC 20045

FRIDAY, MARCH 2, 2018: ABA National Forum on Communications Law, 1600 Atlas Peak Rd, Napa, CA 94558

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 14, 2018: Diversity & Inclusion Insight Lab, 5101 Great America Pkwy, Santa Clara, CA 95054

TUESDAY, MARCH 20, 2018: 6PM, WeWork/Scribd, 142 W 57 St, New York, NY 10019

MONDAY, MARCH 26, 2018: 12PM, Crowell & Moring LLP, 601 Lexington Ave, New York, NY 10022

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 28, 2018: 5PM, Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto, 105 St George St, Toronto, ON M5S 3E6, Canada

FRIDAY, MARCH 30, 2018: 9AM, Poynter Women's Leadership Symposium, 2000 Avenue of the Stars, Century City, CA 90067

THURSDAY, APRIL 5, 2018: 6PM, Aspen Institute, 477 Madison Ave, New York, NY 10022

SATURDAY, APRIL 8, 2018: Yale Daily News 140th Anniversary conference, New Haven, CT

SUNDAY, APRIL 8, 2018: 5PM, 92nd Street Y with Jeff Greenfield, 1395 Lexington Ave, New York, NY 10128

TUESDAY, APRIL 10, 2018: 8:15AM, SKDKnickerbocker, 1150 18th St NW, Washington, DC 20036

TUESDAY, APRIL 10, 2018: 12:00PM, Metropolitan Club, 1700 H St NW, Washington, DC 20006

FRIDAY, APRIL 13, 2018: 9AM, Forum of Executive Women's Leadership Symposium, 140 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19102

FRIDAY, APRIL 19, 2018: 9AM, Tuck School of Business Annual Initiative for Women Symposium, 100 Tuck Mall, Hanover, NH 03755

TUESDAY, APRIL 24, 2018: 8:30AM, The Associated, 6225 Smith Ave, Baltimore, MD 21209

THURSDAY, APRIL 26, 2018: 7AM, Iowa Women's Leadership Conference, 350 1st Ave NE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52401

MONDAY, APRIL 30, 2018: 12PM, Aspen Institute, 2300 N St NW #700, Washington, DC 20037

TUESDAY, MAY 1, 2018: 9AM, Milken Institute Global Conference, 9876 Wilshire Blvd, Beverly Hills, CA 90210

THURSDAY, MAY 10, 2018: 9AM, Leaders and Icons Conference, 222 Bremner Blvd, Toronto, CANADA M5V 3L9

MONDAY, MAY 14, 2018: 6:15PM, Cosmos Club, 2121 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington, DC 20008

WEDNESDAY, MAY 16, 2018: 6:30PM, Cosmopolitan Club, 122 E 66 St, New York, NY 10065

FRIDAY, MAY 18, 2018: 6PM, American Association of Journalists and Authors, 811 7th Ave, New York, NY 10019

WEDNESDAY, MAY 30, 2018: 11:30AM, Women's Leadership Lunch, 100 Berlin Rd, Cromwell, CT 06416

FRIDAY, JUNE 15, 2018: 9AM, Forte Foundation Keynote, 255 Courtland St NE, Atlanta, GA 30303

TUESDAY, JUNE 19, 2018: 5PM, Providence Public Library, 150 Empire St, Providence, RI 02903



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Advance Praise for THAT'S WHAT SHE SAID

THAT'S WHAT SHE SAIDWhat Men Need to Know (and Women Need to Tell Them) About Working Together is now available for preorder here.

Here's what early readers are saying:

Lipman makes a "BOLD STATEMENT with this important book" that will help men as well as women "actively reshape work culture" to benefit everyone."  -Publishers Weekly (starred review)

“Attention, good guys: if you want to advocate for women but don’t want to be villainized, this book is for you. It’s a rare guide on championing gender equality that you’ll actually enjoy reading - and it’s full of strategies for improving your workplace.”   -Adam Grant, New York Times bestselling author of GIVE AND TAKE, ORIGINALS, and OPTION B with Sheryl Sandberg

“Joanne Lipman has written an urgently needed exploration of how men - alongside women - can close the gender gap at work and in life. Now, more than ever, we need this book and its real, pragmatic solutions. By rooting her insights in real-world examples, extensive academic research, and stories that are a joy to read, she has provided an essential primer on how we can all succeed together." -Charles Duhigg, bestselling author of The Power of Habit and Smarter Faster Better

"THAT'S WHAT SHE SAID is an instant classic. It's a must-read for two groups of people: men and women.”  -Roger McNamee, venture capitalist

It's great we are talking the talk, but Joanne Lipman's cutting edge research and razor sharp advice will help men and women alike start walking the walk (toward a more equitable workplace).  -Katie Couric, news anchor and author

At last! THAT'S WHAT SHE SAID  is so timely - and so needed. It's the ultimate guide for women (and men) who are determined to close the gender gap.  Lively and readable, it's a game-changer in how we understand gender relations - and how we can break down barriers, right now.  -Sallie Krawcheck, CEO, Ellevest

“Joanne Lipman leaves her soapbox at home, rolls up her sleeves, and provides real solutions to complex problems. Her valuable insights are a tool kit for men and women to not only work alongside each other but to bring out each other’s best.  -Glen Mazzara, Executive producer, The ShieldThe Walking Dead

“Insightful and timely. The points Joanne Lipman makes in THAT’S WHAT SHE SAID are right on target for today’s new workplace. It will resonate whether you’re male or female, young or old, a manager or managed, a long-term employee or just starting your career.”  -Andrew H. Tisch, Co-Chairman of the Board, and Chairman of the Executive Committee, Loews Corporation

"This is the perfect time for this book, and Joanne Lipman is the perfect person to write it, both in terms of her own experiences and her multiple talents. She’s a terrific writer, a savvy reporter, and smart thinker, and all of that comes together in a great read."  -Steve Brill, Media executive & entrepreneur

Publishers Weekly (starred review):  “Lipman, editor-in-chief of USA Today, makes a bold statement with this important book examining biases favoring men in business…. This book goes a step further than Sheryl Sandberg‘s best-selling Lean In and challenges both men and women to examine their own prejudices and actively reshape work cultures to be more welcoming to women.”


My 2018 resolution: Focus on the solution, not just the problem, of sexual harassment.

Women at Work: A Guide for Men

Joanne Lipman discusses her viral Wall Street Journal article, "Women at Work: A Guide for Men," on CNBC on December 23, 2014.

Joanne Lipman on "Morning Joe"


"A MUST-READ"! - Kirkus Reviews, starred review

"A vivid, often tender portrait...that ends up ripping your heart out." -USA TODAY         

“Inspirational…For those who had a figure like Mr. K in their lives, “Strings Attached” will resonate. Everyone else will wish they had been so lucky.”  -THE NEW YORK TIMES

A wonderful, inspiring story of a teacher who changed his students' lives." - Jeannette Walls, author of THE GLASS CASTLE

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STRINGS ATTACHED: Now in paperback!

Who is that one person who changed your life forever? The one who pushed you to dream bigger and reach higher?

STRINGS ATTACHED is a powerful memoir about the astonishing impact one man - a public-school music teacher - had on the lives of thousands of students.  He could be fierce, rehearsing his students until their fingers almost bled, but in the process he made them better and stronger than they had any right to be.  What they didn't know was the tragedy he had hidden in his own life.  STRINGS ATTACHED lyrically tells his story, from his childhood on the run from the Nazis, to the disappearance of one of his beloved daughters.  His is a remarkable story of resilience, of how one man transformed his own heartache into a legacy of joy for generations of students.

Heartbreaking yet ultimately triumphant, STRINGS ATTACHED is a testament to the power of hope -- and a celebration of the profound influence one person can have on the lives of others.

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FAIRYGODBOSS, “Fairy Godboss of the Week: Joanne Lipman,” featuring THAT’S WHAT SHE SAID, March 16, 2018

BUSINESS STANDARD, “Of Women in Business, Quest, Mystery, and Truths for Children,” featuring THAT’S WHAT SHE SAID, March 16, 2018

FINANCIAL TIMES, “FT Books of the Month,” featuring THAT’S WHAT SHE SAID, March 9, 2018

NAPERVILLE COMMUNITY POST, “Authors Revealed: Joanne Lipman,” featuring THAT’S WHAT SHE SAID, March 9, 2018

FORBES, “Joanne Lipman on Fake News and #MeToo,” featuring THAT’S WHAT SHE SAID, March 8, 2018

SILICON VALLEY BUSINESS JOURNAL, “PBS Episode to Explore HR’s Role in #MeToo Sexual Harassment Wave,” featuring THAT’S WHAT SHE SAID, March 1, 2018

C-SPAN, “After Words with Joanne Lipman,” featuring THAT’S WHAT SHE SAID, March 1, 2018

WTTW CHICAGO, “In ‘That’s What She Said,’ Author Aims to Get Men on Board,” featuring THAT’S WHAT SHE SAID, February 27, 2018

NEW YORK POST, “This Week’s Must-Read Books,” featuring THAT’S WHAT SHE SAID, February 24, 2018

GREEN CONNECTIONS, “Men & Women & Innovation,” featuring THAT’S WHAT SHE SAID, February 24, 2018

ZOOMER, “Veteran Journalist Joanne Lipman Talks Boomers and the Workplace Gender Gap,” featuring THAT’S WHAT SHE SAID, February 23, 2018

IOWA CITY PRESS-CITIZEN, “Iowa City Public Library List for the #MeToo Movement,” featuring THAT’S WHAT SHE SAiD, February 23, 2018

GLAMOUR, “That's What She Said is The Book That Will Begin the #MeToo Healing,” featuring THAT’S WHAT SHE SAID, February 22, 2018

MEDIA VILLAGE, “That’s What She Said: What Men Need to Know (and Women Need to Tell Them) About Working Together,” featuring THAT’S WHAT SHE SAID, February 20, 2018

PUBLICNOW, “Veteran Journalist Discusses New Book on Achieving a More Equitable Marketplace,” featuring THAT’S WHAT SHE SAID, February 16, 2018

THRIVE, “Media Powerhouse Joanne Lipman on Why Devices Are Not Welcome in Her Bedroom,” February 14, 2018

BOOKPAGE, “We Are The Leaders We’ve Been Waiting For,” featuring THAT’S WHAT SHE SAID, February 14, 2018

CNN MONEY, “After #MeToo, What Men Need to Know About Working With Women,” featuring THAT’S WHAT SHE SAID, February 13, 2018

NORTH JERSEY, “Former Gannett Exec’s Book Examines Workplace Inequality,” featuring THAT’S WHAT SHE SAID, February 12, 2018

NEW YORK POST, “How Men and Women Can Work Better Together,” featuring THAT’S WHAT SHE SAID, February 11, 2018

VANITY FAIR SPAIN, “El Manual Para Hombres Contra El Sexismo en La Oficina,” featuring THAT’S WHAT SHE SAID, February 11, 2018

PARADE, "What Do Men Need to Know About Working With Women?" excerpted from THAT'S WHAT SHE SAID, February 9, 2018

GREENWICH TIME, "Women Make Businesses More Successful, But They Still Face Huge Obstacles," featuring THAT'S WHAT SHE SAID, February 8, 2018

BUSINESS INSIDER, "How Iceland's Reaction to the 2008 Crash Made It the Best Place in the World to Be a Woman," excerpted from THAT'S WHAT SHE SAID, February 8, 2018

MSNBC, "How to Eliminate Workplace Inequality," interview for THAT'S WHAT SHE SAID, February 6, 2018

TWIN CITIES BUSINESS MAGAZINE, "Book Review: That's What She Said," February 6, 2018

VANITY FAIR, "What to Read This Month," featuring THAT'S WHAT SHE SAID, February 5, 2018

KABC in LA interview for THAT'S WHAT SHE SAID, February 3, 2018

LINKEDIN, "Why Men Dread When Women Cry at Work," excerpted from THAT'S WHAT SHE SAID, February 2, 2018

WMAY interview in Springfield, IL for THAT'S WHAT SHE SAID, February 2, 2018

THE DAILY BEAST, "Joanne Lipman Wants Men to Join the #MeToo Movement," February 2, 2018

KQTH interview in Tucson, AZ for THAT'S WHAT SHE SAID, February 2, 2018

THE NEW YORK TIMES, "The Plight of Working Women, as Seen by the Woman in the Corner Office," review of THAT'S WHAT SHE SAID, January 30, 2018

FORTUNE, "Talking About Issues Like #MeToo At Work is Hard. Here Are 5 Ways To Make It Easier," excerpted from THAT'S WHAT SHE SAID, January 30, 2018

CNBC, "It's Time for Men to Join the Conversation on Gender Equality," interview for THAT'S WHAT SHE SAID, January 30, 2018

CNBC POWER LUNCH, "Wynn Resorts needs to fire Steve Wynn, and Fire Him Fast," January 29, 2018

USA TODAY, "#BookmarkThis: Joanne Lipman: 'An Institutional Wall of Sexism Exists,'" interview for THAT'S WHAT SHE SAID, January 30, 2018

WORTH, "Q&A: Joanne Lipman," interview for THAT'S WHAT SHE SAID, January 30, 2018

MSNBC MORNING JOE, "Did Hillary Clinton Shield Advisor Accused of Sexual Harassment?" January 29, 2018

CNN MONEY, "When Workplace Trainings Can Backfire," featuring THAT'S WHAT SHE SAID, January 29, 2018

THE WASHINGTON POST, "Gender Equality in the Workplace is not just a Women's Issue," review of THAT'S WHAT SHE SAID, January 26, 2018

PC MAGAZINE, "World Economic Forum: 13 Big Tech Stories from Davos," featuring THAT'S WHAT SHE SAID, January 26, 2018

When Women Thrive panel at the World Economic Forum, January 23, 2018

VANITY FAIR, "Can a 'No Assholes' Rule Save the Media From Itself?" featuring THAT'S WHAT SHE SAID, January 10, 2018

Top books of 2018, the Irish Independent, names Win Win (the UK title for THAT'S WHAT SHE SAID), by Hilary White, January 1, 2018

ADAM GRANT, on Linkedin, recommends THAT's WHAT SHE SAID as one of top 20 books to read in 2018, December 31, 2018

PUBLISHERS WEEKLY, That's What She Said: What Men Need to Know (and Women Need to Tell Them) About Working Together, STARRED review, November 6, 2017

USA TODAY, I Interviewed an Executive in His Underwear to Get the Job Done, by Joanne Lipman, October 20, 2017

USA TODAY, Joanne Lipman Joins Panel of Editorial Chiefs at SABEW, October 12, 2017

Women's Wear Daily, Media People: USA TODAY's Joanne Lipman, by Kara Bloomgarden-Smoke, October 10, 2017

Business Insider, The editor-in-chief of a newspaper that reaches over 100 million people still uses the best career advice she ever got, by Aine Cain, Sept. 29, 2017

Business Insider, 'Learn how to code' — the editor-in-chief of one of the biggest newspapers in the US shares her best advice on going into journalism, by Aine Cain, Sept. 6, 2017

The Atlantic, How to Be a Human Leader, by Megan Garber, June 30, 2017

Time, Interview with Secretary Elaine Chao, June 30, 2017

USA TODAY, Joanne Lipman/Sheryl Sandberg Facebook Live, June 16, 2017

USA TODAY, Lipman named to board of World Editors Forum, June 13, 2017

USA TODAY, Joanne Lipman Honored at Literacy Partners Gala, May 25, 2017

Fortune, USA TODAY Network's Editor in Chief on the Unconscious Bias Facing Women, Most Powerful Women podcast, April 17, 2017

USA TODAY, USA TODAY Names Chief Content Officer Joanne Lipman New Editor in Chief, by Roger Yu, March 20, 2017

Fortune, USA TODAY Appoints Joanne Lipman Editor in Chief, by Valentina Zarya, March 20, 2017

Washington Post, Yes, Ma'am. Here Are 21 Women Running Media Oranizaitons Now, by Margaret Sullivan, March 8, 2017

Forbes, "Five News Media Companies with a Hot Hand in 2016" by Paul Glader, May 21, 2016

Poynter, Gannett's USA TODAY Network Picking Up Momentum with New Chief Content Officer, March 15, 2016 

USA TODAY podcast, "Meet Joanne Lipman," March 17, 2016

USA TODAY podcast, "Joanne Lipman talks USA TODAY NETWORK," March 3, 2016

USA TODAY, "Gannett Names Lipman Chief Content Officer," December 7, 2015  

CNN, Should Companies Be Required to Publish the Pay Gap Between Men and Women? Poppy Harlow interviews Joanne Lipman, September 20, 2015

CNN, Interview with Joanne Lipman about Carly Fiorina's business record, September 20, 2015

Huffington Post, Gender Inequality On a Late Summer's Day, by Val Brown, about Lipman's wage-gap proposal, September 3, 2015

The New York Times, Readers Share Their Pay-Gap Experience, by Marie Tessier: Response to Lipman editorial, August 18, 2015

The New York Times, Let's Expose the Gender Pay Gap, by Joanne Lipman, August 13, 2015

Yale Alumni Magazine, "The Toughest Issue on (any) Campus," by Joanne Lipman - moderating a panel on sexual misconduct, July/August 2015

Yale News, "Symposium to Focus on Music Partnerships," June 3, 2105

Publishers Weekly, "Lipman Gets to 'Working' for William Morrow', May 4, 2105

Chicago Tribune, The Starlight Book Club (discussion with Melanie Kupchynsky), April 2, 2105, "How Men Can Help Women Lean In," January 15, 2015

CNBC, Squawk Box, "Women at Work: A Guide for Men," December 23, 2014, "How Social Norms Translate to Workplace Gender Differences," December 23, 2014

Business Insider, "6 Things You Should Stop Saying Around Women At work," December 22, 2014

The Wall Street Journal, Gender and Business: Recognizing and Promoting Talent (Letters), December 20, 2014

Brian Lehrer Show, WNYC, "How to Be a Better "Male" Manager", December 20, 2014

Business Insider, "5 Tips for Men Who Manage Women," December 17, 2014

The Wall Street Journal, "Women at Work: A Guide for Men," by Joanne Lipman December 13, 2014

The Wall Street Journal, "A Musical Fix for American Schools," by Joanne Lipman October 11, 2014

Strings Magazine, Review by Barbara Bogatin: a "remarkable, engrossing memoir" November 2014

Chicago Tribune - Printer's Row, Melanie Kupchynsky, Joanne Lipman on 'Strings Attached,' by Donald Liebenson, September 26, 2014, August 24, 2014, Review: Compelling and a page turner....The stories woven between these two voices make a fabric that is strong and richly textured."

Sinfini Music, Review, June 17, 2014 by Jessica Duchen"A heartfelt memoir...that contains a vital message for us all."

 The Jewish Chronicle, May 9, 2014, Review of Strings Attached: "From the deeply touching memoir, Strings Attached, Jerry Kupchynsky emerges as an inspiration....(who) imbued kids in his care with a tireless work ethic, supreme strength of character and the desire to become more than they ever dreamed possible."

 American Music Teacher magazine review of STRINGS ATTACHED, April/May 2014: "A touching memoir....the story is ultimately one of resilience and optimism." Why the Toughest Bosses Are Best" by Cheryl Conner, March 10, 2014 "Hard Work & Discipline, the Keys to Success" (video) interview with Devin Thorpe, March 6, 2014

 CNBC Squawk Box: "Where's the She-Wolf of Wall Street?" interview with Joanne Lipman, January 6, 2014 What's Missing in The Wolf of Wall Street: The Women, by Joanne Lipman, December 30, 2013

 Minnesota Public Radio review: "A captivating read...a gripping account of a remarkable life, told from two perspectives that richly complement one another"  December 24, 2013

 USA TODAY: "Strings Attached: Portrait of a Tough Music Teacher," review: "A vivid, often tender portrait" that"ends up ripping your heart out" December 22, 2013

New York Times: Best-Selling Education Books of 2013, December 18, 2013

NY1: Interview with Joanne Lipman, December 20, 2013, "How to Bring Tough Love Into Your Office" - management lessons from "Strings Attached," December 18, 2013

 CNBC "Squawk Box" - Tough Love in the Workplace, interview with Joanne Lipman, December 18, 2013

 Harvard Business Review, "The Fine Art of Tough Love," by Joanne Lipman, December 17, 2013

 "Critical Thinking with Andrew Patner," WFMT, interview with Melanie Kupchynsky & Joanne Lipman, with music from "Strings Attached," December 9, 2013

The Conversation Live wtih Cyrus Webb, Interview with Joanne Lipman. Listen to streaming here. December 9, 2013

The New York Times Book Review: "Inspirational...For those who had a figure like Mr. K in their lives, “Strings Attached” will resonate. Everyone else will wish they had been so lucky."  Holiday Books, December 7, 2013

WGN-TV Strings Attached is "the one book" that is a must-read this winter vacation December 5, 2013

 The SUN, UK - FOUR STAR review - "The story of an incredible insightful read" November 29, 2013

  "Life Lessons from Strings Attached, The Home News Tribune, page 1, November 17, 2013

"Memories of a Mentor & the Music," The Home News Tribune, page 1, November 17, 2013

Times of London, November 16, 2013, Strings Attached, "a lively tribute" to a beloved teacher

 Wall Street Journal, November 6, 2013 The Importance of Mentors, WSJ Live

NPR's "Central Time" on Wisconsin Public Radio, interview with Joanne Lipman, November 1, 2013

Macleans, October 31, 2013 "A man whose life balanced happiness with tragedy, baby-boom optimism with immigrant struggle," Mr. K is "a symbol of perseverance in a fragile world"

Smoky Mountain News - Review - "A vivid portrait...Strings Attached gives us many gifts" October 30, 2013 - FIVE STAR review for Strings Attached: A "captivating" story with "a heartbreaking climax." October 25, 2013

Q&A With Joanne Lipman - Authors with Deborah Kalb October 25, 2013

 WNYC Soundcheck: "Is Music the Key to Success?" with Joanne Lipman, October 21, 2013

 Stand Up! With Pete Dominick, SIRIUS radio, "Strings Attached" conversation with Joanne Lipman, October 21, 2013

 "Is Music the Key to Success?" by Joanne Lipman, The New York Times, October 12, 2013 The #1 most-emailed story on

 Laura Ingraham Show - Joanne Lipman discusses Strings Attached - October 9, 2013

Fox & Friends - Joanne Lipman & Melanie Kupchynsky discuss Strings Attached - October 5, 2013

NBC Today Show, interview with Joanne Lipman, October 4, 2013

 No More Coddling!, October 3, 2013

 The Tough Teacher Who Changed Our Lives,, October 2, 2013

Q+A: Joanne Lipman and Melanie Kupchynsky, Co-Authors of Strings Attached,, October 1, 2013

Excerpt: A New Book that Asks: 'Are We Too Soft on Our Kids?', October 1, 2013

Melanie Kupchynsky on Chicago Tonight, September 30, 2013

A Tough Teacher Who Hit the Right Notes, Joanne Lipman and Melanie Kupchynsky on The Takeaway with John Hockenberry, October 1, 2013

Why Tough Teachers Get Good Results, by Joanne Lipman, Wall Street Journal, September 27, 2013

Meet a Tough Love Teacher in Strings Attached by Joanne Lipman and Melanie Kupchynsky, Found Between the Covers Blog, September 25, 2013

How to Get Over Your Fear of "No", by Joanne Lipman, Glamour magazine, October 2013, p. 226 - Advice based on Strings Attached

Yale Alumni Magazine book review, September/October 2013. "Most poignantly, this book begs us to think back on all the 'Mr. K's' in our own lives."

 CNN's Reliable Sources, anchored by Joanne Lipman, August 18, 2013. Video. A look at reporters targeted in Egypt; Al Jazeera America's launch; USA Today's editor in chief; Perils of citizen video; and New York Times public editor Margaret Sullivan

Kirkus STARRED Review of Strings Attached, Kirkus Reviews, August 18, 2013 "Moving and motivating--a must-read..."

 Joanne Lipman to Host Reliable Sources TV Newswer, August 16, 2013

 Tough Love: PW Talks with Joanne Lipman and Melanie Kupchynsky, Publishers Weekly, July 12, 2013

Publishers Weekly Review: Strings Attached is "powerful and "larger than life." June 17, 2013

Latest Rutgers Scandal: Does Verbal Abuse Have a Place in Society? piece discusses "Strings Attached," May 28, 2013

Buzz Books 2013 Fall/Winter includes an excerpt from "Strings Attached" as one of the big books for fall.  May, 2013

Facebook's Stock Plunge, CNN appearance on UpFront with Erin Burnett; August 18, 2012

And the Orchestra Played On, by Joanne Lipman, New York Times, February 27, 2010

The Mismeasure of Women, by Joanne Lipman, New York Times October 23, 2009

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