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yogaforbeginners

Yoga Tips for Beginners…from a Beginner

It’s been just 3 months since I became a regularly practicing yogi, and looking back on these last few months, I realize that the most difficult time for me was the beginning. I realized quickly there were “rules...

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Lessons from a Corporate Cliff-Jumper

One of my favorite sayings is, “Jump and the net will appear.” Not only does this notion embody the idea of trusting yourself, it also implies a natural risk taking, something that can be difficult for women in gene...

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The Magic of Doing One Thing at a Time

After bringing you Laura Vanderkam’s “Are You As Busy As You Think?”, it’s only fitting to continue in the theme of finding better ways to use your time. I believe we have an epidemic in this country of ...


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Getting Hired by a Startup

When embarking on a job search, one of the most important questions to ask is, “What kind of company would you ideally want to work for?” Some of us are attracted to nonprofit organizations, others to large gleaming...

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Are You As Busy As You Think?

Studies show that individuals who lose weight and keep it off have a few key things in common – first and foremost, they track their food. Having lost a significant amount of weight myself, I can attest to the fact that t...

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The Four Minute Rule

On Sunday, my husband and I had an absurd shopping experience. We went bed shopping. Now, I realize this is something people do all the time….or every 10 or so years, I suppose, when one needs to buy a bed. But in general...


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Executives Share the Best Advice They Ever Received

Getting one-on-one time with executives is a treat for any young man or woman. For years, I’ve attended any panel discussion, speech, and networking opportunity I could that featured high powered executives just to get th...

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Skyping for Success

When you’re networking, whether you’re generally expanding your network, looking for a job, or meeting vendors for your business, it may be tempting to explore only individuals or companies who are close in proximit...

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Facebook and The Job Search

Mind your Facebook profile, job searchers. It’s advice I’ve given before, and advice the best recruiters and HR professionals in the business stick to when asked about candidates. What you put on social media can ab...


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Lessons in Interviewing from ABC’s Shark Tank

My husband and I love the show Shark Tank. Every week, we excitedly flip on the TV to watch entrepreneurs receive feedback, constructive criticism and ultimately often real money from the members of the Shark Tank. There are mo...