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Six Words to Master Via Phone: “I’ll Also Send You an Email”

It’s easy, in today’s world of social media and electronic communication, to forget that the phone exists. In fact, it turns out, most of us aren’t even checking our voicemail. On CBS News, Laura Vanderkam wri...

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Work Your Email to Make it Magical: Here’s How

Email is arguably the most amazing invention of the internet, but at the same time can inhibit productivity like nothing else in your professional career. Sure, you can communicate across an ocean in the snap of a finger, but y...

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Secrets of Super-Achievers: Community Ranks High

One of my favorite Forbes writers, Meghan Casserly, covers the incredible world of female startups, women changing the world, and most recently what authors Camille Sweeney and Josh Gosfield call “super-achievers” i...


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Interacting with Potential Employers on Social Media

Social media is powerful, there’s no doubt about it. It gives you a powerful platform to connect with other people, whether they be current, past, or potential colleagues, recruiters, managers, friends, and much more. But...

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CardFlick – Your “Virtual” Business Card

You know as well as I do that I’m a little obsessed with apps. But this is one you’re going to want to get. It begs the question – are business cards out? Imagine this, you go to a networking event, you meet a num...

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Attending an Event When You’re Feeling Anti-Social

Whether you’re the kind of person who loves networking or hates it, someone who adores getting dressed up to go to an event or one who wishes she could stay at home in her sweats, we all have days where the last thing we ...


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Apps You Should Download to Make Your Life Easier This Week

By now, you all know I’m addicted to Apps. I’ve told you about apps that will save you time, apps that will increase your security, and apps that make your phone just a happier and better place. I consider it my dut...

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LinkedIn Premium Giveaway: Are You “Stuck”?

LinkedIn Groups are becoming powerful ways to connect in your career, and for women in business, Connect: Professional Women’s Group Powered by Citi is the biggest and the best. This week, we’re partnering with Citi...

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Mentors and Sponsors: Your Career Musts!

We’ve heard about the importance of having mentors – and more recently sponsors – in our professional lives. In the past, when we think of “mentoring” we’ve generally thought of an older exec...


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The Big Deal About Twitter Chats

In my former life (I call it B.E. – Before Entrepreneurship), I worked in nonprofit fundraising. Recently, though I’m no longer in the nonprofit sector, I’ve been welcomed by a number of organizations to speak to ...