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5 Unreasonable Excuses You Give Yourself When You Are Creative and Multi Passionate and How to Fix It

Sky Mandala Marcano | Posted 05.31.2016 | Business
Sky Mandala Marcano

Find time to write everything down, every idea and every piece of inspiration. Start to block out tasks and projects that are most important to you. You probably know deep down what it is you truly want to work on.

10 Reasons Why Joy Is a Must-See Movie for Female Entrepreneurs Everywhere!

Leigh "LeeLee" Fowler | Posted 01.19.2017 | Small Business

A conversation I had during the first week of January in an online community I run led to the idea that Joy was a must-see movie for any entrepreneur. I got that impression again when I watched the trailer. So I was intrigued.

Save Money In Your 20s. Anyone Who Tells You Not To Is Ridiculous.

The Huffington Post | Shane Ferro | Posted 09.17.2015 | Business

Over at Elite Daily, where privilege is in the name, Lauren Martin writes that people in their 20s should give up on saving money and instead enjoy li...

Is Building a Personal Brand Egotistical?

Kate Wan | Posted 06.02.2016 | Business
Kate Wan

What I am about to tell you may surprise you. It's not a secret and it's not really a confession - but it is something leadership coaches with a niche in personal branding may not often say. It is very honest...I hear that is refreshing.

7 Ways to Appear More Intelligent On a Job Interview

Jacqueline Whitmore | Posted 03.18.2015 | Business
Jacqueline Whitmore

Either consciously or unconsciously, we tend to make judgments about a person based on first impressions. And the best way to make a positive first impression on a job interview is to embrace uncommon common sense.

Inside the Mind of a Go-Getter Girl

Shinjini Das | Posted 03.11.2015 | Women
Shinjini Das

So there you have it, ladies. A go-getter girl believes something within her is greater to overcome obstacles, creates a vision for her life, works to set goals to achieve that vision, and engages her passions with her professions to remain authentic to her true self.

How America's Most Powerful Philanthropists Share Power

Steven Crandell | Posted 03.08.2015 | Impact
Steven Crandell

When a couple decides to give together, altruism often dominates their thoughts. But issues of power and control will guide the actual giving. With any pair of partners -- even Bill and Melinda Gates -- it's important to ask: how will decisions be made?

Why I Left a Comfortable Corporate Gig to Bring More Gratitude to Healthcare

Amanda Krantz | Posted 07.15.2014 | Women
Amanda Krantz

More degrees often means feeling more shackled to a job and career. You feel pressured to "meet your full potential" (and pay off debt) instead of feeling free to take a chance. I am a big believer in never picking a job based on building a resume or because it's what everyone expects of you.

What NOT To Do When Leaving Your Job

Kathy Caprino | Posted 09.18.2013 | Women
Kathy Caprino

Don't wait until you are desperately unhappy in your current situation to make change. And definitely don't leap before you've improved your current situation.

7 Ways to Save on the Cost of Groceries

GalTime | Posted 06.26.2013 | Women

The monthly cost of providing food for your family is right up there with your rent or mortgage payment, so it is in fact a very significant expense. With the current state of the economy, you simply can't afford to ignore simple grocery saving ideas.

5 Reasons Female Ivy Leaguers Don't Have A 'Duty To Work'

Nina Bahadur | Posted 06.23.2013 | Women
Nina Bahadur

I think what any individual chooses to do with her degree is her own business. I personally went to college to learn, shocking as that might sound, and have no idea where life might take me next.

Do Women Just Want To Be Saved (Financially)?

Emma Gray | Posted 06.19.2013 | Women
Emma Gray

There is something fundamentally satisfying about earning your own way, seeing your paycheck deposited into your bank account and paying your own rent. However, the numbers of the survey don't necessarily surprise me, largely because I think they reflect the financial anxiety that many women feel.

What Nearly Half Of American Women Fear

The Huffington Post | Emma Gray | Posted 03.28.2013 | Women

It appears that a staggering number of American women have a common fear: becoming bag ladies. According to a new study, nearly half of women in t...

POLL: Should You Mix Drinking And Work?

The Huffington Post | Christina Huffington | Posted 01.09.2013 | Women

Two things about drinking in the workplace have changed since the Mad Men-era standard of downing five glasses of scotch before noon. 1) You would p...

Jane Wurwand Shares 4 Passionate Tips to Building a 'Love Mark' Brand

Claudia Chan | Posted 01.27.2013 | Women
Claudia Chan

Whether you work for a company or are venturing on your own, here are four passionate business tips from Jane Wurwand to you.

Why This Kind Of Workplace Is The Future

Posted 11.20.2012 | Women

Liz Elfman | The Daily Muse I remember the world pre-Google. My dad would go off to work each morning, very early, dressed in a suit and tie. My mo...

Finding Your Purpose Through Prayer

BJ Gallagher | Posted 12.25.2012 | Religion
BJ Gallagher

Finally the day came when I had exhausted my list of ideas. None had worked out, nine months had gone by, and I was now out of money... and terrified. I woke up one morning, sat on the edge of my bed, bowed my head and began to pray.

5 Steps To Reach Your Highest Potential

Michael S. Broder, Ph.D. | Posted 11.11.2012 | Healthy Living
Michael S. Broder, Ph.D.

Despite your chronological (or numerical) age, it's quite normal to feel like you still need to grow up in certain areas of your life. Here are some first steps to jump-starting your maturation process in any part of your life where this dilemma sounds familiar.

How Jealousy Affects Women Differently

Emma Gray | Posted 07.06.2012 | Women
Emma Gray

Have you ever been jealous of someone that you work with? According to a new study, a whole lot of people are -- and those feelings of jealousy impact women differently than they do men.

Are Women Really Lowering Their Voices To Sound Like Margaret Thatcher?

Emma Gray | Posted 03.11.2012 | Women
Emma Gray

First women were supposedly trying desperately to sound like Britney Spears and Ke$ha. Now, according to a new survey, there's a new female vocal role model: Margaret Thatcher.

Life After 50: Why Should Gray Hair Work Against Women?

Barbara Hannah Grufferman | Posted 11.02.2011 | Women
Barbara Hannah Grufferman

If a woman is looking for a job -- or trying to keep one -- in this fragile economy, is she putting herself in an even more precarious situation if she chooses to rebel and "go gray"?

10 Signs You’re Playing Full Out

Forbes Woman | Posted 09.10.2011 | Women

From my interviews with financially successful women, I learned there are two games to play: Which game are you playing? The Underearning Game ...

The New Dad: 7 Things You Didn't Know About Working Fathers

Rex Flexibility | Posted 08.15.2011 | Business
Rex Flexibility

Dads today are both more committed -- and more conflicted -- than ever before. They feel compelled to give 100% to both their jobs and their families, and like moms before them, they're saying they shouldn't have to sacrifice one for the other.