From Uzbekistan To CEO: One Woman’s Success Story

Natalia Shuman was 16 years old when she first left her native country of Uzbekistan for an education. Part of the Soviet Union at the time she was born, Uzbekistan was a Communist state and closed off from the rest of the world. But Natalia was born in the capital city of Tashkent which was… Read More.

Here’s How To Get Out Of Your Own Way To Get Ahead

The stress of navigating the complexities of the workplace and trying to get ahead or at least doing your best work takes its toll over time. There are external obstacles that you confront every day. That’s reality. But the external challenges aren’t the only ones you face. Truth be told, you would be able to… Read More.

What The #MeToo Movement Says About Women’s Relationship To Power

Since the news broke about Harvey Weinstein, social media has been flooded with #MeToo responses from women who have been silent for years about their own experiences with sexual harassment. Twitter and Facebook have provided a safe platform for women to declare their anger and often shame.  Millions of women are coming out of the… Read More.

How Does A Lack Of Confidence Affect Your Life And Career?

Many of my clients suffer from a lack of confidence. They are highly educated and talented women. But at some point in their lives, they allowed negative feedback or situations to undermine their self-esteem and that has continued to affect their performance and success every day. Just last week, I asked one of my clients… Read More.