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Does Your Manager Like People?

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I've come to the conclusion that if managers were required to be people who really and truly like people as a whole, it would solve so many engagement issues.

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5 Important Questions to Ask About Your Audience Before Your Next Presentation

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Every presentation should be built with the audience in mind. In order to do that, you need to be armed with some important information about them.

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How Listening To Unsolicited Advice Can Help You Be A Better Entrepreneur

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We all know the pain of someone sharing some advice that wasn’t asked for. Be it your parents, a colleague, a friend, or just a random person — anyone giving consul when you weren’t looking f...

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Love Women? Prove It!

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Every company's all about women: recruiting them, retaining them, promoting them, helping them start companies, win investments, sponsoring them and helping them to learn and gain confidence.

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Apple, Facebook, and women: What the new egg freezing benefit won't be changing.

I was so pleased to read the news the other day about Apple and Facebook providing for the future of women on their teams by helping defray the costs of freezing eggs.

Mentors

Six Tips to Get the Most from Mentoring

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It takes a village to raise a successful career and each village needs a mentor. Successful leaders, such as Oprah Winfrey, Jack Welch (former CEO of General Electric), and Ursula Burns (CEO of Xer...

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Get Picked For Leadership: Strategies To Get Noticed For The Next Big Promotion

In my latest Forbes Leadership post I shared insights from 3 executives on how to get promoted into the executive ranks: The strategies seem so straight-forward – collaborate; stay front of mind....

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The More Distressing, Less Noticed Message from Microsoft CEO Nadella

Originially featured on LinkedInBy Sallie KrawcheckIf you’ve read any business news in the past few days, you’re aware of Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella’s advice (and subsequent apology) to women no...

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Preparing for the Future of Work and the (Integrated) Pursuit of Happiness

Corporate culture is gaining importance as value and purpose become desired or required. And, 'happiness' has even emerged as a new Corporate Objective. Wow.

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Ellevate Membership Gift Certificates

Want to invest in women by buying a gift membership to Ellevate? We’re so happy that you’ve decided to help a strong and ambitious woman become a part of our network, as we continue to grow and hel...

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The Inspiring Minds of the Women of Ellevate

By Christine CondonOriginally published on Christine Notes on October 3rd, 2014“Own your success.” These three small but powerful words shook me the other night.Do I do this? In this fast-paced, e...

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How I Stopped Making Excuses and Got Unstuck

You would think encouragement I had received, my own desire and sense of obligation would have been enough to get me to churn out a book. But I always seemed to have a good excuse.