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How To Know If You’re Reaching Your Potential

Earlier this month, it seemed everyone was opining on Yahoo’s new 37-year old, pregnant CEO, Marissa Mayer. The media and blogosphere had much to say on what her selection meant for women, Yahoo, […]

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How To Win Hearts and Minds In Your Next Corporate Presentation

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I knew it would be controversial when I wrote a post a few weeks ago stating that for most professionals, public speaking training is a waste of money. I heard […]

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Why I’m Following Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz

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For most leaders, the middle of the road is an alluringly comfortable place. It’s safe, well-trodden, and known. Unfortunately, what it isn’t is inspiring. Consider any inspirational leader […]

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Can You Spot These Mad Men Behaviors In Your Office?

I’m all in for Mad Men. The show had me at the pilot episode. There’s something about creator Matthew Weiner’s subtle characterizations juxtaposed against the stark realities of […]

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What Does and Doesn’t Inspire Others (No sound bites required)

Mitt Romney takes his shot at inspiring

It’s that time of year again: the air is crisp, leaves are falling, and political candidates are arguing. Even as we just left the polls this Tuesday, we’re really preparing […]

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Why Boredom is a Dangerous Thing

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Image via Wikipedia If it were fun, they wouldn’t call it work. At least that’s what a friend of mine likes to say. Perhaps it conveys what many […]

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Friends with (Professional) Benefits: Six Ways Women Can Build Career-Enhancing Relationships

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  Image by nuttakit About a month ago, I spent the weekend with two friends from graduate school. Though we were dear friends at the time, we’d each […]

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Your Vision is Grand, but How About Your Plan to Communicate It?

(Warning to big thinkers: this post may induce boredom,distraction, and denial. Read it anyway.) The other night, I was speaking to a group of entrepreneurs about internal communications. Namely, that […]

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