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Optimizing Your Professional LinkedIn Profile

LinkedIn has nine guidelines for a professional profile. These are just guidelines, and at times, it makes sense to go with what matches your personality and lifestyle, but still keeping things pro...

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Professional Branding Requires More Than 9-to-5

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One of my favorite movies growing up was Dolly Parton's “9 To 5." Why? Because it was about three women that dared to do something drastic to make their own personal impression in the work force. G...

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A Q&A With Work/Life Balance Expert Samantha Ettus

A Q&A With Work/Life Balance Expert Samantha Ettus...


How To Balance Paying Off Debt vs. Playing Up Savings

When you must assume debt along the path to your career, here is some advice.

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Do Women Need To Be Likable To Succeed?

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Actor Jennifer Lawrence made headlines for her reaction to the gender pay gap in Hollywood (publicized via the Sony hack). I give her credit for a few things, namely her self-awareness. It is a pro...

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Quotes to Inspire You to Take Action

"You are the one that possesses the keys to your being. You carry the passport to your own happiness." - Diane von Furstenberg

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No Work-Life Balance? Try These Four Shifts Instead

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I’ve been immersed in the topic of career-family conflict since 1993, when I decided to go to graduate school after a short stint working in advertising. Guess what? The landscape has changed very...


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.

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Girl Scouts CEO On The Importance Of Opportunities For Girls

Girl Scouts CEO On The Importance Of Opportunities For Girls...


Me? Start a "For Women" Business?? It's Complicated...

We women don’t need our own investing platform, I argued. After all, there are plenty of platforms out there, plenty of products out there, plenty of advisors out there, plenty of financial education

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Pitching to The Media as an Entrepreneur

WomanCon 2015 Explores The Path To Entrepreneurial Success...

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From Bar To Boardroom: 8 Business Lessons From Being A Waitress

As a waitress, I was told I could sell a steak to a vegetarian, and it was true. I was the top producer of the Marietta restaurant where I worked for three years to help make ends meet during college.

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