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5 Tips For Public Relations Best Practices

Karen Jayne Greenwood, a.k.a. “KJ,” knows public relations inside and out—and delivered an eye-opening Jam Session for Ellevate’s professional women’s network. For those that need tips on how to le...

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Leverage Your Experience For A Mid Career Shift

“People who are really happy at their work are usually happy over all. This is one of those variables that defines your value in the real world,” stated Career Consultant Julia Harris Wexler at one...

Anatomy Of A Thank You Note After Interview

In my latest post for Money and Time, I deconstruct the thank you note after interview. Here is the unedited version: In my recruiting experience, I came across very few thank you notes, which is ...

How to Find Your Professional Mission

Sallie Krawcheck shares seven lessons for finding your professional mission In a recent survey about priorities in taking a job, the Ellevate Network found that gentlemen put “money” at No. 1 and ...

Why Women Must Be Fearless Investors

While women are working towards closing the gap on earning as much as men are (on average), their financial wants and needs remain very different.

The Entreprenuer Mum Is A Leader

If we had all the answers to all the problems and situations, how would life be? High hopes, I am told, when I ask this question to working women , entrepreneurs and even leaders. And then I ask if...

The 'M' FACTOR: An Entrepreneur's Staple Diet

Featured on Huffington Post

When the big idea struck and you knew that your breakthrough thought could change something around you or your environment, something that could lead to an obvious solution or an answer to a long f...

The Nucleus of Business: The Achievement Potential

We always begin with the ‘expected potential’, but how many Entrepreneurs can safely guarantee the ‘achievement’ potential of their business? It is not just the good idea or a good plan, but the ex...

Literature: The Rise and Fall of the Patriarchy

Literacy is revered for its innumerable benefits. But there was a cost and the price was paid in the birth of patriarchy and gender dynamics. The invention of the alphabet tilted the balance of pow...

Why an Executed Mediocre Plan is Better than a Perfect Plan in Limbo

Featured on Forbes

It’s been said that “Planning is an elegant way of procrastinating.” But what are the differences are between a brilliant plan and a mediocre one -- and how important is it to take action sooner ra...

Why Women Executives Need to Get Social

Featured on Forbes

Social media has undeniably become a bona fide leadership tool. By expanding your toolkit to include social media, you are killing two birds with one stone: strengthening your reputation as a leade...

Yes You Can...But Can You Afford To?

Featured on Forbes

Building a business from scratch often means hoping others will extend some good will or credit to you. It’s not unusual to reciprocate with a bit of your expertise at no cost to them.