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All the latest blog posts, events,
news and media coverage.

Turn Your Big Dreams Into Big Results

June 24, 2022
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You’ve got big dreams. Now what?  I’m going to take a wild guess here. If you’re reading this letter, you have some level of ambition. You’re determined to succeed in business, relationships, parenthood, education — or all of the above.  Did I get it right?  You’ve probably been told all your life that you’ve got […]

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What Prince Taught Me About Being A Leader

June 7, 2022
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I’ve had some pretty incredible mentors and role models in my leadership journey. But one of them always surprises people: Prince Rogers Nelson. Yes, the Prince.  When I was a kid, I had Prince and Michael Jackson on repeat. While I was bebopping around the house to the Top 40 station, you couldn’t tell me […]

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Meaningful Ways to Support Women That Go Beyond “You Go, Girl!”

April 5, 2022
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Sisterhood is powerful.  That phrase is more than just a slogan of the women’s liberation movement of the 1970s. It’s just as relevant today as a reminder that when women support other women, magic happens. Supporting other women not only makes you more likely to succeed, it also means you’re taking real steps to create […]

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Self Care in Trying Times

March 31, 2022
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I’m not sure who came up with the phrase “May you live in interesting times.” But whoever it is, I’d like a word. Because honestly, it seems a bit like a set up!  Especially over the last few years where it feels like the world moves from one crisis to another. Like before we’ve had […]

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Want To Get Ahead? Set Some Goals

March 24, 2022
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There’s definitely something to be said for the laid-back approach. And there are definitely times when accepting things as they are, riding the waves of life, and adopting an “it is what it is” attitude is definitely the move.  But when you have Big Things you want to achieve in your life, the “let’s see […]

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secret mentor

Have You Found Your “Secret Mentor” Yet?

March 23, 2022
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One of the best things you can do for your career is engage with a mentor. But let’s be honest. Despite the many benefits of mentorship, a formal mentor-mentee relationship is not without its barriers. It can be difficult to find the right mentor person to ask. And then asking someone to invest their time […]

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how to recharge

5 Things You Can Do to Recharge Right Now

January 12, 2022
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Here’s something we know about smart, ambitious women like you. Whether you’re just starting out in your career or you’re enjoying your hard-won success, you are extremely good at taking care of business.  You pursue your goals and make it look effortless. You’re the one they count on to get it done.  But if you’re like us, […]

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types of unconscious bias

How to Reduce Unconscious Bias in the Workplace

January 2, 2022
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What is unconscious bias and how does unconscious bias affect the workplace? You’ve probably heard the term “unconscious bias.” And if you’re reading this, there’s a good chance you’ve experienced it in at least some form. Unconscious bias is really just a social stereotype someone forms about a group — or “type”–  of people. It’s […]

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Gender equality solutions

The Broken Rung: Gender Inequality in the Workplace

December 15, 2021
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What is gender inequality and why is gender inequality an issue? As women, our biggest hurdle to professional success isn’t a glass ceiling; it’s a broken rung — that first step of being promoted from entry-level roles to managers. Passing that first rung on the ladder happens less often and at a slower pace for […]

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what's imposter syndrome

How Impostor Syndrome Holds Women Back in Their Careers

November 15, 2021
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Impostor syndrome is a loose definition of doubting your abilities and feeling like you’re a fraud. It almost always affects high-achieving people who find it hard to accept their accomplishments. Many people can identify with self-doubt and questions, such as ‘why do I feel like a fraud?’ Even though they are trained and educated for […]

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