How to Avoid the Number One Mistake Women Make Negotiating for a Raise

For years we’ve heard that the number one mistake women make negotiating for a raise is that they don’t ask for one. In fact, in their 2003 book, Women Don’t Ask, authors Linda Babcock and Sara Lashever, confirmed that hypothesis based on their research at the time. Women don’t negotiate as often or as well… Read More.

Harnessing the Power of #NastyWoman in the Workplace

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This week the Tory Burch Foundation announced a new advertising campaign called “EmbraceAmbition”. Many female celebrities such as Julianne Moore, Melinda Gates, Gwyneth Paltrow, Jamie Lee Curtis, Anna Wintour, and Reese Witherspoon are speaking out about the importance of women owning their ambition as part of this initiative. Shutterstock #NastyWoman, #ShePersists, and now “EmbraceAmbition” have… Read More.

Here’s How To Support The Man In Your Life (From A Man’s Perspective)

For years I have been writing this column about what women need in terms of support from their workplace, bosses, and colleagues. But recently, I had a interesting conversation with Raul Villacis, founder of The Next Level Experience, which provides professional development for high achieving men. I was interested in understanding what men need to be successful. Specifically,… Read More.

5 Ways to Fall in Love with Yourself

This past week we celebrated Valentine’s Day. It’s a day when we honor and recognize the important people in our lives; the people we love. Many of us have purchase something special for a loved one or go out of our way to do something that demonstrates our affection. Flowers, chocolate, greeting cards are frequently… Read More.