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Is Social Media Helping Or Hurting Millennials?

It was just a regular Thursday morning when I was drinking my coffee and scrolling through my Facebook news feed when I stumbled across the story.

How Do You Know If A Dream Job Is Feasible Or Just A Pipe Dream?

In an earlier post, I talked about 7 ways to customize your search to go after your dream job. An obvious benefit of a customized search is that the employer sees that you are serious and genuinely...

Q&A With Build-A-Bear Workshop Founder, Maxine Clark

Q&A With Build-A-Bear Workshop Founder, Maxine Clark...

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Four Tips For Launching A Sustainable Mentoring Program

Four Tips For Launching A Sustainable Mentoring Program...

Teaching Your Inner Entrepreneur: 4 Steps To Becoming Your Own Boss

Can ​entrepreneurship be taught, or is it an innate skillset? It’s a question that many budding entrepreneurs want answered. In a recent interview by MBA@UNC, UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School’s on...

Can Others See Greatness In You? This KPMG Executive Says Yes!

I recently sat down with Nancy Calderon, KPMG Global Partner for IBM. It's a big job, and she loves it. “I don’t look at it as stressful. I love what I do,” she said.

5 Interview Mistakes Most Eager Young Employees Make (And How You Can Be Different)

My recent article on mentorship drummed up a lot of enthusiasm, and rightfully so. I often find that young professionals are extremely ambitious and ready to find their "perfect" fit early in their career. As a result, I’m creating a two part series on th...

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How To Stand Out In Your Company And In Digital

How To Stand Out In Your Company And In Digital. Advice From The AppNexus Women’s Leadership Forum.

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15 Leadership Lessons To Invigorate Your Career

I often think about the great leadership lessons I have learned from colleagues, mentors, sponsors and coaches that I’ve encountered on my professional journey. May these words of wisdom give you....

How To Build Your Personal Advisory Board

​By: Avil Beckford Earlier this year at an Ellevate Network Toronto event, we talked to Marg Hachey about how a personal advisory board helped her to run a successful business. She is the Managing Director of GroYourBiz and CEO of Operation Evergreen Busi...

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Launch of Ellevate Toronto's Mentoring Program

Your career - Own it, Shape it, with Mentoring Get matched with Ellevate Network's accomplished, diverse and inspiring community of women in the GTA. These professional women span all industries — from fashion to finance — and are at different stages of t...

How To Build Your Personal Advisory Board

No business, or professional for that matter, can succeed without the right kind of support, and the support needed changes at different life cycles of the business and person’s career.