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Re-defining Your Glass Ceiling

Featured on Huffington Post

Re-defining Your Glass CeilingLet me ask you a question: do you believe there is a glass ceiling where you work? If you answered yes, you believe there is a glass ceiling at your employment, (1) wh...

Totally Doable Job Tip of the Week: References.

Whether you're in job search mode or not, it's important to know who your go-to reference requests would be.

Why Innovative Leadership Is Nonnegotiable For Every Business

Featured on Forbes

There is a fundamental question all organizations should be asking: “How can we stay in business forever?” In reality, only a select number of companies approach their business offerings this way.

Women in Business News

Trending: April 3rd, 2015

This week, in the wake of the Ellen Pao case, we heard how female-run VC firms are altering the status quo. Anne Sweeney was appointed to Netflix's Board of Directors, and Ursula Burns reminde...

The Challenges and Opportunities that Come with Awareness

Awareness. I often joke that it is a blessing and a curse. It’s a blessing because with awareness comes opportunity. Maybe it’s the opportunity to know more about yourself, to take better care of y...

Bad Bosses Happen, But Suffering Is Optional

Talent leaves an organization when they’re badly managed or when the organization fails to inspire them or provide room for new challenges and growth. You need to use your professional power and ta...

Women and Best Advice: Experience Happiness

“When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has been opened for us.”Helen Keller"I think most of us are raised w...

I Wore the Same Dress for Three Years, This Is What I Learned

Steve Jobs’ uniform, as we all knew it, consisted of a black turtle neck, jeans, and sneakers. Cornel West is known for circulating four different black suits that he pairs with a black tie and whi...

Kleiner, Ellen Pao, and 5 Best Practices

For weeks we have been reading about how women may or may not be treated in Silicon Valley. This issue was brought front and center by the case brought by Ellen Pao against Kleiner Perkins.

Inspiration & Quotes

Quotes From Strong Women: Courage and Speaking Up

"Turn your wounds into wisdom." — Oprah Winfrey

Dressing for Interview Success – Beyond the Basics

What you wear to your next job interview may be more important than you think. Like it or not, your appearance is the first thing people notice when you walk through the door, and you only have one...

Negotiation Strategies For Entrepreneurs: 4 Ways You Are Losing Money

In a recent Forbes post, I wrote about negotiation strategies for the underpaid employee. As an entrepreneur, you also negotiate – when you make a sale, when you decide on specifications or customi...

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