Monthly Archives: March 2017

Use Social Media to Raise Your Value at Work

You have your reasons if you don’t post on social media for work. Maybe you’re too busy. Or you wouldn’t know which platform to use—or what to post. Perhaps no one in your industry who is important is following you. Or you’re a private person and you want to keep it that way. Whatever your rationale, personal branding expert Jennefer Witter wants you to know that you’re missing out on … [ more ]

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Stand Out as Manager Material

Pop quiz: What separates the smart and hardworking from the smart and hardworking in leadership roles? Answer: Executive presence, which entails exuding confidence, more so for women than for men, the Center for Talent Innovation has found. Of course, the lack of executive presence, and so confidence, perceived or otherwise, isn’t the only reason there are so few women at the C-level of corporations. “Company policies and practices and gender … [ more ]

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Podcast | How Successful Women Make the Most of Their Time

Click Play below to listen. Advancing in your career has tradeoffs: more work and responsibility mean less time and energy for you and your family. But are all your personal sacrifices truly necessary? Probably not, says Laura Vanderkam, author of I Know How She Does It and 168 Hours. In this 30 minute teleclass, Vanderkam will share: how successful women make the most of their time; the underlying strategies that … [ more ]

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International Women’s Day 2017 | Thank You

On Wednesday, March 8th, we celebrate the strength and power of women everywhere—and face the work that is yet to be done. We can only do that work together. Let’s recognize our achievements, thank the people who helped us along the way, and keep on working. How to Share: 1. Right-click on the image (or use this download link) to save it. 2. Attach the image to a personal email   OR post … [ more ]

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International Women’s Day 2017 | Thank You

On Wednesday, March 8th, we celebrate the strength and power of women everywhere—and face the work that is yet to be done. We can only do that work together. Let’s recognize our achievements, thank the people who helped us along the way, and keep on working. How to Share: 1. Right-click on the image (or use this download link) to save it. 2. Attach the image to a personal email   OR post … [ more ]

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International Women’s Day 2017 | Thank You

On Wednesday, March 8th, we celebrate the strength and power of women everywhere—and face the work that is yet to be done. We can only do that work together. Let’s recognize our achievements, thank the people who helped us along the way, and keep on working. How to Share: 1. Right-click on the image (or use this download link) to save it. 2. Attach the image to a personal email   OR post … [ more ]

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International Women’s Day 2017 | Thank You

On Wednesday, March 8th, we celebrate the strength and power of women everywhere—and face the work that is yet to be done. We can only do that work together. Let’s recognize our achievements, thank the people who helped us along the way, and keep on working. How to Share: 1. Right-click on the image (or use this download link) to save it. 2. Attach the image to a personal email   OR post … [ more ]

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Free Teleclass | How Successful Women Make the Most of Their Time

How Successful Women Make the Most of Their Time Tuesday, March 28, 2017 10:00-10:30 am

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5 Lessons Along the Path to a More Diverse and Inclusive Workplace

By Theresa Kushner, Vice President, Information Innovation Center, VMware When we started our women’s initiative at VMware, we knew that we wanted to do it differently from other Silicon Valley high-tech companies. No one was having a lot of success in the area of recruiting, promoting and retaining women. We wanted to increase our diversity and provide an inclusive environment for our people. Our culture demanded it. After all, we … [ more ]

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How Women Can Get Ahead in Technology

What’s really holding women back in technology? You may have read about the “pipeline problem”—girls don’t study science, technology, engineering or math in equal numbers to boys—but that’s a red herring, says Gina Helfrich, founder and organizer of Feminist Hack ATX. “The biggest obstacle, in my opinion, is poor retention numbers,” Helfrich says. “Research shows that more than half of women in technology leave the field by mid-career.”

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