Michelle Bachelet, President of Chile, rightly stated: "When one woman is a leader, it changes her. When more women are leaders, it changes politics and policies."
Making personal connections in a digital age is hard. But the people who can talk to each other are the ones who'll succeed. They can ask for and give advice, share information, make a sale, secure an investment.
It seems that there are a lot of stereotypes out there regarding the inner workings of successful women, so I wanted to clear some things up. Here are a few prejudices that I often come across that I could do without.
Jessica Brewer is the Senior Vice President of Engineering and Global Services and is responsible for managing client implementations and software del...
No longer can we afford the small-minded view of disconnected self-interest. Because we are all in this together, we all win together and we all lose together. A conscious entrepreneur takes a wide view of the stockholders of their business, which includes everyone directly and indirectly affected by corporate decisions and policies.
In honor of National Work and Family Month, the following are five suggestions for how tech companies can be more inclusive of workers with family obligations and, in the process, do a better job recruiting and retaining talented women.
Born 1968 in Japan, Nana Onishi, founder and owner of Onishi Gallery and its arts management program, Onishi Project, began her career as a fine artis...
Your boss did not give birth to you. You did not give birth to your boss. Your boss did not sign a marriage certificate with you and promise for better or for worse. So why does your boss get to see the peppy, can-do, go-getter while your family gets the cranky, exhausted you?
You see, every single one of us has had a breakdown moment. Some of us have them once a year or once a month or even every day. It's imperative that we come to the realization that breakdowns are a catalyst for positivity.
Comments like Nadella's show it's time for women to take action on their own behalf, whether seeking pay increases, promotions, or leadership roles.
As leaders, imagination is a vital tool. Often the organizational visions we paint originate right from of our imagination. As Albert Einstein said, "Imagination is more important than knowledge.
None of us know our 2.0 and are just trying to figure it out. I change my plan every day. Oprah says everyone of us is looking for the same thing - we want to know we matter! And everyone has a story to tell, I just may not know mine yet.
I am grateful that I am a woman who knows herself and who has traveled an unhinged, adventurous, full life, who craves being helpful. Today, I practice daily reflection, patience and acceptance of my grey hairs with an inner smile.
I always make sure any prospect I work with truly wants the responsibility that comes with the freedom of being your own boss.
If you're interested in starting your own business as a Virtual Assistant, Tammi says "Don't give up -- get your materials, do your research, and most importantly, be bold."
This post was originally published on quarterlette.com. By: Alicia Lawrence In the past five years, I've had the opportunity to work closely with d...