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High Achieving Women

The Words I Said To My Husband After My Baby Was Born

Allison O'Kelly | Posted 09.10.2014 | Parents
Allison O'Kelly

On day three, I told my husband that I could never leave my baby with anyone and I was going to quit my job. On day 30, I turned course.

The Reason You Succeeded In School May Be Hurting You At Work

Posted 10.02.2013 | Women

School is supposed to prepare students for life after graduation -- but are the skills applied in the classroom hurting women more than helping when i...

Can Women Have It All? 6 Questions You Should Ask Instead

Paula Davis-Laack | Posted 11.04.2013 | Women
Paula Davis-Laack

We've managed to reduce a complex amalgam of issues to a yes or no question. As you progress on your work/life journey, ask yourself these six questions to gain clarity.

4 Stress Types and Their Impact on Busy Women

Paula Davis-Laack | Posted 07.22.2012 | Women
Paula Davis-Laack

It wasn't until I burned out that I actually became aware of how few resources existed which identified, much less discussed, the impact that occurs when stress and high-achieving women collide.

7 Mindsets That Cause You Stress -- And How to Get Over Them

Paula Davis-Laack | Posted 05.23.2012 | Women
Paula Davis-Laack

Many successful women hold beliefs about how they should live and work that produce faulty assumptions that can cause undue stress.

High Achieving Women Need More Than A Bubble Bath

Paula Davis-Laack | Posted 03.19.2012 | Women
Paula Davis-Laack

Very few folks seem to understand or tailor advice to what high-achieving, driven women really experience on a daily basis. People seem to think all we need is a bubble bath.

High Achieving Women Need More Than A Bubble Bath

Paula Davis-Laack | Posted 03.18.2012 | Women
Paula Davis-Laack

Very few folks seem to understand or tailor advice to what high-achieving, driven women really experience on a daily basis. People seem to think all we need is a bubble bath.

Decoding The Mysteries Of The Father-Daughter Bond

Dr. Peggy Drexler | Posted 02.11.2012 | Women
Dr. Peggy Drexler

What has a new time of unfettered female achievement done to the centuries-honed relationship between fathers and daughters; particularly the balance of power?

It's Okay for Women to Have a Mid-Life Crisis

Marcia Reynolds | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Marcia Reynolds

If life is not full of meaningful moments, then something is terribly wrong. Material possessions can't fill in the void. If you think your relationships will complete you, you are disappointed.

Smart, Strong Women: Teach Others How to Treat Us

Marcia Reynolds | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Marcia Reynolds

I am amazed at how many articles today still portray women as all alike and that we need to change in order to be successful.

Friendship by the Book: Finding "Unexpected Angels" in the Workplace

Dr. Irene S. Levine | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Irene S. Levine

Women should create "communities of support" at work that consist of at least two other like-minded women who will help each other stay on target to their dreams and resolve problems along the way.