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Why more women need to run for political office.

In March, 2014 I quit my lucrative and fulfilling job as the Chief Procurement Officer for the American National Red Cross to run for the U.S. Senate in my home state of South Carolina.

Mothers Don't Tell Your Daughters You Can't Factor

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I read an article recently about a highly respected celebrity who helps her children with homework, but tells them that she can't help them with math. She offers to help with anything else, but, sh...

Behind the Scenes: How to Move From Corporate Exec to Entrepreneur

By Sallie KrawcheckThis post is part of a series in which Influencers go behind the scenes to explain in detail one aspect of their work. Read all the stories here and write your own (please...

Why Making more Money Comes Down to Perception

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Why Making more Money Comes Down to Perception by Stacey Hawley...

Five Things Successful Presenters Do

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I don’t mean “great” presenters – although often successful presenters are great. I mean what successful presenters do.

​Professional Development is Easier than You Think

​Professional Development is Easier than You Think by Ellevate Toronto...

9/ 11 – The Changing Light

I recently visited a golf course I had not been to since the days immediately following September 11th 2001. I realized just how much playing any golf course is like a retrospective of Monet’s art.

The Mistakes Rookie Managers Make When They Fire Someone

By Sallie KrawcheckIf you go into management, chances are pretty good that at some point you’re going to fire someone. Maybe the fit isn’t right, the work quality isn’t there, the mistakes have add...

Reclaiming Your Turf After Maternity Leave

We'd all like to believe that when we return from maternity leave, our bosses, colleagues and subordinates will welcome us back, and maybe even be supportive and patient.

The Bittersweet Ups and Downs of Sending Your Child to College

Can you ever really be prepared for the day you drop your first born off at college? Our day came on Sunday, August 24. We loaded the car until it could hold no more.

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​Retirement Primer: Focusing on the End Game

What can you do today, to help your future-retiree-self?What will make you happy tomorrow?Susan Kazanas, the Founder and Principal of Finance Lab, led a Jam Session addressing these questions and m...

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​Innovation: Process or Secret Sauce?

“The Big Idea” is neither and both.Ramona Liberoff heads Nielsen’s Innovation Practice. A well-recognized visionary, Liberoff has made business model innovation her strongest suit, and one spannin...

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