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Inspiration to Help You Follow Your Dreams

"You may get skinned knees and elbows, but it’s worth it if you score a spectacular goal." –Mia Hamm

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Women and business: May 15th, 2015

This week Harriet Tubman won in the poll to be the first woman on the US $20 bill, Amy Poehler was named one of Fast Company's Most Creative People, and women in Austin spoke out about a sexist tra...

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Daring Greatly -- A Book Review

Brené Brown is an evangelist for courage, compassion and connection. She wants us “all in” – at home and at work – and tackles uncomfortable topics like vulnerability, shame and disengagement to th...

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Why Smart Women Get Stuck and What To Do About It

Do you ever ask yourself, what should I do with my life, or what can I do that is more meaningful? Or, I haven’t been employed in a long time — who would want to hire me? It can be daunting to mak...

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Networking at Work: How to Accelerate Your Professional Growth and Build Your Career

Many professionals take advantage of the numerous opportunities to network outside of their workplace, however underestimate the importance of networking at work. Networking within your company is...

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Invest in Yourself Through Networking

Regardless of what stage you are at in your career, networking is one of the most important things you can do for yourself. If you’re just starting out, networking can become a valuable tool for ca...

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The Secret to Leading the Life You Want: Strategies from a Wharton Professor

Stew Friedman, Wharton School of Business professor and advisor to business leaders, recently posed this hard line question to Ellevate members. He had to coax the audience to respond and got a dec...

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Goal Attainment: Making Your Goals Tangible and Achievable

We all have dreams, but are you doing anything to make them come true—or to set you on a career path to success? I'm not talking about fairytale dreams, but dreams that are within your control to b...

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Womenomics: 10 Reasons Why We Need More Women on Boards

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1. Your stakeholders, including employees, investors and customers include women. How better to understand these constituencies than by representing them at the top of the organization?


Can You Be Both Confident and Humble? The Road to Success, Character, and Happiness

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The smart, talented women I know shun showing off in any way. They are very careful not to appear to brag about their accomplishments anywhere, be it at the office or on Facebook.

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Quotes on How to Survive Failure

“Success if often achieved by those who don’t know that failure is inevitable.” -Coco Chanel

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Part One - In Honor of Female Founders Month: Let's #changetheratio

I started my career on Wall Street, and while there was a lot of bad (sexist) behavior in the 80s and 90s (a la Wolf of Wall Street), I still think of Wall Street as the “great equalizer."

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