Intuition and intellect are the yin and yang that, when balanced, can lead to very solid decisions and leadership. Here are a few suggestions that will help you balance these forces...
One of the most difficult parts of corporate success can be the competition. So how do you become compete with another employee without looking petty and giving up your corporate edge...
Have you ever been in a meeting where you or another female colleague spends an inordinate amount of time debating a topic with a male coworker, only to discover later that they were actually arguing the same point, but were communicating in a way that the other person could not understand? If not, consider yourself lucky, because it happens frequently in offices and relationships around the world. The phrase “Men are from Mars, Women are from Venus” is very true. Genders communicate very differently and...
There's a fine line between bragging and pointing out our achievements in order to be successful. Here are a couple of things you can do in order to avoid becoming the unwanted office braggart:
Anything can happen in an interview, but you can exhaust and overwhelm yourself if you try and anticipate everything that they could possibly ask you. That’s when it’s time to calm yourself and focus on a couple central points to really nail your interview.
Are you being passed over for raises and promotions for this simple reason? Don’t let success slip past you again! Learn to be aggressive by asking for what you deserve.
Intuition is a tool we should be leveraging. Are you using yours?
It's time to overcome the stereotypes and generalizations and become more than someone else's description of a woman in the work place.
Does everyone else know just what you need? Really – other people KNOW what you need? Here are some things to think about when you’re thinking about needs.
Curious about what it takes to master the art of persuasion? One very handy tip from Karen Keller.