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“If you have to support yourself, you had bloody well better find some way that is going to be interesting.” 
- Katherine Hepburn

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Nozomi Morgan
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...

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Nozomi Morgan
Featured on Huffington Post

Have you ever thought to yourself, “I’m a capable, hard worker; are the stars misaligned? Why did he get that promotion when I’m so much smarter/better qualified/have seniority? Why isn’t my boss r...

Caroline Dowd-Higgins

My question to you is: Is it “business as usual” this year? Is everything working the way you’d like, or are you making changes? Many of us are hoping to fulfill numerous plans – wanting “more”....

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This week we acknowledged Equal Pay Day (in hopes that we won’t ever need it again!), celebrated Emma Watson’s birthday and learned a lesson in management from Gravity Payments CEO Dan Price (he ra...

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Lina Duque, MBA
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...

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Caroline Avakian
Featured on Huffington Post

The United Nations Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) are the world's targets for addressing extreme poverty in its many dimensions. The MDGs target date expires this year, and as we collaborativ....

Sheri Cupo

If you’ve been reading our blog posts for a while, you know that we try to avoid financial-speak whenever possible. But until the rest of the world follows our lead, sage investors are best served ...

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Dolores DeGiacomo
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.

Jennifer Gilhool

What empowers women? Would you believe pizza and the pill? Take-out pizza and delivery changed women’s lives: working women could now have dinner on the table even if they arrived home late.

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"If you say, I'm for equal pay, that's a reform. But if you say, I'm a feminist, that's a transformation of society." – Gloria Steinem

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Jennifer Robinson

We’ve all been there. You are at a networking event and someone comes up to you. They are talking and you can't get a word in edgewise. Here are tips for escaping those conversations.