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You Made The Connection. Now What? Tips on Building a Networking Relationship

For many, the act of networking is easy: You go to an event, exchange business cards, make the connection. Then networking contacts go cold.

How Do I Ask Someone to Be My Mentor?

Simply put, you don't. Let it grow organically. As a mentor, I have learned as much by providing guidance to others as I once benefited from the guidance provided to me. A mentor-mentee relationshi...

Ellevate Pittsburgh Mentorship Program

Ellevate Pittsburgh Mentorship Program...

The Difference Between A Coach And A Mentor: Which Is Right For You?

We hear a lot about coaching and mentoring — for good reason. As Zig Ziglar famously said, “A lot of people have gone further than they thought they could because someone else thought they could.”

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Invest In The Unpaid Intern And Everyone Gets A ROI

Inexperienced interns may not produce work worth paying for…yet. But your experience, time and guidance could get them there, that’s the whole point.

Want to Get Ahead in Your Career? Consider Hiring a Professional Coach

Young women are often told, "Get a mentor." But what happens when mentors are in short supply? Where should a Gen Y woman look for support in her next big career leap?

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“Women Who Lead” Series Concludes With a Power Message for Career Advancement

By: Christine Condon The final episode in the "Women Who Lead" video series, which was created in partnership by the 92Y Women in Power Fellowship Program and Ellevate Network, ends with a message every woman needs to hear: “Lead your change. Lead yoursel...

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5 Tips For Asking For Career Help When You Need It

I meet lots of self-directed, self-possessed women who struggle with asking for help – especially when it comes to their careers. A lot of them feeling that asking for help is akin to ‘falling down...

How To Find The Right Mentor

How to find the right mentor...

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​Master the Ask: What To Do With All That Networking?

networking, business skills, life skills...

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Does Your Network Really Work for You? Answer These 3 Questions

The ultimate professional network to have is a group of professionals that support and sponsor your goals without you asking because they want to ensure your success.

Women and business: July 17th, 2015

This week Serena Williams won Wimbledon, women were appreciated at Comic-Con like never before and the 2016 US Presidential...

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