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Everybody fails. And while failure is inevitable, coping well with failure is not. Failures come packaged in numerous varieties like that time you sounded stupid in front of your boss, or that time you talked more than you listened, or that time you lost the account? Mistakes at work are a special kind of hell, […]

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“These three words  allow you to take your dreams off hold, go public with your private vision, turn a transition into a transformation, and get your message in front of a larger audience.” Okay, let’s be perfectly honest about what inspired the topic for this blog series.  I am a part of that Boomer generation that […]

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I regularly get questions from people asking me about networking and sometimes I am surprised by how a simple question can really force me to think. I have been building my global network for many years, so networking comes as second nature to me. I give little thought to “starting” and what that requires. Where […]

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I have a confession. Before we get into it though, let me give you a little back story. I started writing a blog last year after becoming very passionate about the challenges women, specifically young professionals, face in the business world. Lately, I have been gaining inspiration from conversations that come up with ladies over […]

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The other day I was having dinner with a friend and couldn’t help but notice the family sitting next to us. The parents and children were all focused on their own mobile devices, no eye contact made nor words exchanged for several minutes. This sight unfortunately is not uncommon in today’s world. Distractions are everywhere. […]

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The Power of Mentorship (courtesy of Real Simple magazine) Forget about leaning in. What about leaning on? Real Simple magazine takes an in-depth look at mentoring and why it matters Finding a Mentor Ten years ago, Shamim Wu was a blank canvas, inexperienced in the sales career that she had just begun. But when the […]

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ˈmenˌtôr,-tər/ noun an experienced and trusted adviser  What does it really mean to be a mentor? The definition above is very basic however the word, trusted, can’t be taken lightly. Just recently I had the honor to sit through a day of inspiring talks at the TEDxIndianapolis event. The last speaker, Patti Digh, blew me […]

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Indra Nooyi, CEO of Pepsico shares her Five C’s of Leadership in this 3-minute video. These provide a clear road map for all of us who aspire to lead. 1.) Competency 2.) Courage and confidence (speak out!) 3.) Communication skills (written and oral) 4.) Consistency 5.) Compass (have integrity) View the video below and take a moment […]

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