Your Personal Brand
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Why You Need to Write a Professional Bio

There may be numerous times in your career when you’re asked for something other than your resume to represent yourself in a given situation. In those times, you’re often going to be expected to present a profession...

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Fall in Love with Your Brand Like You Fall in Love with Your Spouse

 It seems, this week, everyone is talking about love and branding, and the combination of the two. Our friends over at Entrepreneur.com published the article “Would You Date Your Brand?” and the folks over at Busin...

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Is Your Brand “Obnoxious Enough”?

I recently discovered branding expert Heather Poduska from Clear Voice Branding, and I’m absolutely in LOVE with this recent article from her called “Why You Need An Obnoxious Brand.” Heather caught me at the ...


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Are You Your Own Greatest Career Enemy?

My friend (and one of the interviewees for my book, You Know Everybody!), Linda Descano, the CEO of Citi’s Women & Co. posted the infographic below on her LinkedIn blog last week titled “Are the Biggest Roadbloc...

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And Now, A Word on Vulnerability

I am currently reading Brene Brown’s latest book, Daring Greatly. Brown is a social scientist and researcher at Houston University who specializes in shame, vulnerability, and wholehearted living. Brown shares her work an...

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Straighten Up and Spread Out, Again!

I recently attended a women’s networking event featuring eight women, each considered experts in their field. Prior to the event kicking off, the women were called to the front of the room and introduced one by one. As th...


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Are You a Feminist?

The simple question, Are you a feminist? never occupied much space in my mind. Of course, I am. What woman isn’t? would have been my spontaneous response. It never occurred to me some women might posses a different op...

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4 Ways to Know if You Have FOYOC Syndrome

This tragic disease strikes 1 out of every 3.8 women between the ages of 11 and 67 in America. On any given day, 10,982,120,596 trillion women and girls are plagued with this debilitating disease. And, the saddest part? No real...

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4 Questions to Start Building Your Personal Brand

There has been a lot of “buzz” about the importance of having a personal brand, – what does that really mean? Depending on what you read and who you talk to, it can mean many things, but one thing is certain: ...


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Embracing Wabi-sabi: Be a Little Crazy

You know this person. They’ll say or do anything to make you happy. They probably agree with whatever you just said. They go out of their way to fit into your group or be like you. It’s annoying, because you know it’s fak...