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“Lack of a formal mentor” is often listed as a reason why women are less successful than men. And while there are many benefits to both having and being a m...
Ask the question “How do you hire?” and you most often get an answer that concludes with “and that’s how I find the best person for the job.” That's not how I hire.
Why do some people rise to the top, while others sink to the bottom? In today’s dramatically reconfigured world, success is increasingly dependent on how we interact with others.
When it comes to organizing our finances, we typically have good intentions. But then, as it often does, “life” somehow manages to get in the way.
I have always tried to be an “A student.” Work hard, complete assignments, pay attention to details...and good things follow. For most of professional life, this “rule” worked extremely well.
Some people don't see themselves as born leaders, but everyone has the potential to be one. The trick is in finding a leadership style that suits your personality. Though there are as many leadersh...
So, your team finally understands the importance of social media-- and you've got plans to listen, respond, and engage with your community. But where does social live? Is it cross functional?
Women have long struggled to strike that perfect balance between their professional and personal lives– especially those with children. Too often, women “opt out” of the work force after starting a...
There is an investment that women can make that has by far the greatest risk-adjusted return available. And that is asking for a raise.
The economic power of women is huge. Women control the majority of personal wealth in the United States, own businesses that contribute $3 trillion, and that's only the beginning.
Congratulations! You just received your first big promotion. Woo hoo!! Chances are you’re about to make one of these rookie mistakes.
By Sallie Krawcheck Have you ever been embarrassed – truly embarrassed – at work? I remember being a young research analyst, only several months into the job, talking into the microphone at ...