New Survey Reveals Top Concerns For Professional Women

Women’s Success Coaching recently conducted a survey to better understand the challenges that professional women face in the workplace today. The results of the survey reveal that the top concerns are the potential for advancement at their current company, increasing workload, gender bias and politics. In this recent survey, more than 40 percent of participants… Read More.

Is There Joy In Power?

What is your relationship to power? Do you embrace your power? Deny it or try to hide it? Women, despite their ambition, have a very complicated relationship with power that affects their ability to stay the course to reach executive positions. According to a recent study by the Center for Talent Innovation, professional women in… Read More.

6 Positive Trends Lead To More Women On Corporate Boards

The latest census from Catalyst indicates that women now hold 19.2% of S&P board seats. Although these numbers are disappointing, Catalyst President and CEO Deborah Gillis is optimistic according to her recent interview for Washington Post. Recent trends point to increased opportunities to boost women’s representation on corporate boards. I spoke with Thomas Hickey about… Read More.

How Savvy Are You About Office Politics?

Playing politics in the workplace is not about gossip, backstabbing, or opportunism. Instead, savvy women in business know how to network and with whom. They also understand how decisions are made in their organizations, and they have learned to use these political factors to their advantage. Political savvy is critical for career success and the… Read More.