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Women in Business Q&A: Rachel Parcell, Pink Peonies

Laura Dunn | Posted 06.29.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

Rachel Parcell is the creator of Pink Peonies where she shares style and beauty tips, mixed in with glimpses of her personal life in Salt Lake City. S...

The Ultimate Guide To Finding A Mentor

Tom Ayling | Posted 06.26.2015 | Business
Tom Ayling

Steve Jobs had very limited furniture in his first home. Yet he hung a portrait of the great scientist. Albert Einstein. He studied Albert through and through.

Heroes and Mentors... Especially in Midlife

Rebecca Perkins | Posted 06.23.2015 | Fifty
Rebecca Perkins

Midlife can be a time of great flux and turbulence. We can feel quite isolated, unsure if others are feeling similar things or if it's just us.

How Rejection Fueled My Fire

Jeanette Cajide | Posted 06.23.2015 | Business
Jeanette Cajide

When I was around 13 or 14 years old, I was playing baseball with my male cousins in my grandparent's backyard in New Jersey and my uncle said, "You can't play. Girls don't play baseball. You'll get hurt."

How One Day Can Change the Game for Girls in STEM

Heather Robinett | Posted 06.22.2015 | Impact
Heather Robinett

To give you an idea of how the day went, we assigned small groups of two or three girls to a volunteer, and put them in three larger groups that rotated together. After an initial presentation, the girls cycled through our STEM stations. One station was a brilliant introduction to coding called, "Hour of Code." In our follow-up survey, 93 percent said they were "moderately to extremely likely" to try more programming on their own or by taking classes in the future.

Women in Business Q&A: Debra Lee, Chairman and CEO, BET Networks

Laura Dunn | Posted 06.22.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

Debra L. Lee is the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of BET Networks, a unit of Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIA, VIAB) and the leading provider of entert...

The Bully in Your Head: 5 Steps to Calm the Noise

Traci Bild | Posted 06.18.2015 | Women
Traci Bild

Stop making things harder than they have to be. Why is it when people want something so bad -- that they can taste it, that they find every reason why they can't get it?

A Message to The Black and Latino Youth

César Vargas | Posted 06.16.2015 | Latino Voices
César Vargas

To the inner city Black and Latino Youth who feel alone, abandoned by their loved ones, by school administrators, and their communities: You are not alone. You matter.

Women in Business Q&A: Gwen DeVoe, Founder of Full Figured Fashion Week

Laura Dunn | Posted 06.16.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

Gwendolyn DeVoe is a former plus model who now specializes in plus model training, development and management. Gwen has been a longtime advocate and s...

Women in Business Q&A: Gretchen Carlson

Laura Dunn | Posted 06.15.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

Gretchen Carlson is one of the nation's most successful news anchors as host of "The Real Story with Gretchen Carlson" on the Fox News Channel (2-3 ET...

Master the Art of Delegation

Emma Isaacs | Posted 06.11.2015 | Business
Emma Isaacs

Delegation is a key skill for all leaders, and necessary for any person wanting to get ahead. If you ever feel stressed and overwhelmed or feel as though your career or business has become stagnate, then it's time to sharpen those delegation skills.

Women in Business Q&A: Lindsey Carnett, CEO and President, Marketing Maven

Laura Dunn | Posted 06.10.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

Lindsey Carnett is the CEO and President of Marketing Maven. Named a Folio: Magazine 2015 Top Women in Media Rising Star and featured in the Forbes

Women in Business Q&A: Lisa Murray, Chief Marketing Officer and Executive Vice President, Octagon Worldwide

Laura Dunn | Posted 06.09.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

Lisa Murray serves as the Chief Marketing Officer and Executive Vice President of Octagon Worldwide, Inc. of Octagon, Inc. Ms. Murray oversees Octagon...

Women in Business Q&A: Adele Revella, CEO and Founder, Buyer Persona Institute

Laura Dunn | Posted 06.05.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

Adele Revella is CEO and founder of Buyer Persona Institute and author of Buyer Personas: How to Gain Insight into Your Customer's Expectations, Align...

Women in Business Q&A: Sonia Satra, Founder, MOTICISE

Laura Dunn | Posted 06.05.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

Sonia Satra is a certified life coach, fitness instructor, and award-winning motivational speaker who has dedicated her life to helping people reach t...

Women in Business Q&A: Anne Mahlum, Founder, [solidcore]

Laura Dunn | Posted 06.05.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

Anne M. Mahlum is an entrepreneur who loves to create and build with purpose. Her first go around at building something from scratch was Back on My F...

Women in the Workplace: 10 Things Fathers of Daughters Can Do to Advocate For Women

Jeffery Tobias Halter | Posted 06.04.2015 | Business
Jeffery Tobias Halter

We can talk about the business case, strategies and talent initiatives and even tying compensation to gender goals, but without a personal connection men will never feel the true need to be committed.

Women in Business Q&A: Leila Lewis, Founder, Be Inspired PR

Laura Dunn | Posted 06.04.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

Being the oldest of 5 kids taught me so much about sharing and helping others. I moved away for college which taught me independence pretty early on.

Women in Business Q&A: Heather Kauffman, Co-Founder and COO, Full Circle Home

Laura Dunn | Posted 06.04.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

Since starting the company in 2009, Heather has continued that commitment proving a more responsible lifestyle benefits everyone and everything.

Women in Business Q&A: Susan Mills, Partner, Polachi

Laura Dunn | Posted 06.04.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

Susan Mills is a Partner at Polachi, the leading provider of Access Executive Search™ services to technology, clean tech, venture capital and private equity clients. Ms. Mills brings a wealth of experience in operational, organizational and financial operations to the Polachi team.

Women in Business Q&A: Gloria Vanderlaan, CEO & Founder, TriDerma

Laura Dunn | Posted 06.04.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

TriDerma was founded in 1992 after Gloria Vanderlaan had a dermabrasian procedure. With an arduous healing process, Vanderlaan searched for a product to help nourish and heal her skin faster, but her doctor's only recommendation was to use Crisco, the heavy, greasy cooking oil.

Women in Business Q&A: Julie Kinch, Senior Vice President and Chief Legal Officer, Heineken USA

Laura Dunn | Posted 06.03.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

Julie Kinch is responsible for all HEINEKEN USA legal business and review. Julie joined the company in 1998, prior to which she served as vice president and general counsel for Remy Amerique.

Women in Business Q&A: Sofya Pogreb, COO, TrueAccord

Laura Dunn | Posted 06.03.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

Sofya Pogreb is the COO of TrueAccord, the digital debt recovery solution that is transforming the debt collection industry through technology. Sofya comes to TrueAccord from PayPal where she was the Senior Director of Risk Management.

Women in Business Q&A: Marion Marschalek, Malware Analyst, Cyphort

Laura Dunn | Posted 06.03.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

Marion Marschalek is a malware researcher from Vienna, Austria. Since Marschalek was young, she always liked to take things apart, have a closer look and understand how something works.

6 Habits Of Highly Successful Mentors

John Tarnoff | Posted 06.02.2015 | Fifty
John Tarnoff

Being a good mentor not only makes sense from a pay-it-forward point of view, it also makes good business sense. Boomers have all the right ingredients to successfully mentor younger professionals to become successful leaders in their own right.