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Get the Series: The Facets of Fear

In January, we welcomed Career Girl’s newest writer, consultant extraordinaire Kristi Royse, and over the last two weeks, you’ve probably seen a number of her incredible articles about fear. Kristi’s series on...

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Why Women Make Better Business Leaders

Our friends over at OnlineMBA recently sent us this incredible video. It’s worth the 2 minutes it takes to watch. Why? Here’s why: Recent research from the Harvard Business Review and others suggests something that ...

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Frequent Resting: A Counter-Intuitive Trick To Get More Done During The Day

Typically, people attempt mad productivity by pushing themselves insanely. Work, work, work to get more done! But, nope. That is not at all how it works. Pushing hard with a crazed mentality leads to burnout, fatigue, and grump...


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From Fear To Faith

This is the fifth, and final, in a series of blog posts in which we talk about various facets of fear, how it impacts the workplace, and how (and why) we, as women in leadership roles, need to change fear into trust. Stepping O...

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So You Want to Write a Book: Part 2

In December, I gave you all an insider look at the process I was undergoing in writing my first book with “So You Want to Write a Book.” Now that my book is officially finished (HUGE sigh of relief), I’m follo...

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Fear Of Failure

This is the fourth in a series of blog posts in which we talk about various facets of fear, how it impacts the workplace, and how (and why) we, as women in leadership roles, need to change fear into trust. Here, we talk about f...


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The Big “Don’ts” of PowerPoint Presentations

Recently, we told you how to use SlideShare, and today, we’re doing just that…sharing slides…from SlideShare! In today’s world of business, PowerPoint is inevitable. You’re going to have to learn t...

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Essential End of Month Practice: January

There’s always been a momentum, or an energy, that comes with the beginning of a new year. And 2013 has taken that to new levels. January has come in a blur of activity – time seemed to pass even quicker than usual. And now...

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Fear Of Commitment

This is the third in a series of blog posts in which we talk about various facets of fear, how it impacts the workplace, and how (and why) we, as women in leadership roles, need to change fear into trust. Here, we talk about fe...


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Done Is Better Than Perfect: Push Out Your Ideas!

There are two kinds of people in this world: 1) Those who get things done. 2) Those who are constantly working on things they want to get done. The first type of person truly understands that “done is better than perfect,...