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Boosting Emotional Intelligence

Boosting Emotional Intelligence

How managing your behaviors can help you develop higher EQ Over the last several years, there’s been a lot of talk about Emotional Intelligence (EQ). Many cite this characteristic as…

Do You Make Snap Judgments?

Do You Make Snap Judgments?

Studies show that people judge you in less than a second You’ve heard the saying “You don’t get a second chance to make a first impression” but, what you might not…

Hablas Espanol?

Hablas Espanol?

Why you need to speak more than one language The demand in multilingual skills for global leadership candidates is increasing, with approximately 14 percent of “high-performing global companies” saying they…

Is There Trust In Your Workplace?

Is There Trust In Your Workplace?

Tips for building trust in the workplace. And why you should. Lack of trust is a common complaint in today’s workplace. In some cases, it’s seen in employees who don’t…

“Be An Expert” When Breaking Into A Male-Dominated Field

“Be An Expert” When Breaking Into A Male-Dominated Field

An interview with Sarah Isaacs, CEO, Conventus Today few women work in technology. Even fewer are CEO’s. As the CEO of Conventus, a national information security and consulting firm that…

Happy Is Not Just About Doing What You Love

Happy Is Not Just About Doing What You Love

Having a career path leads to happiness at work Working at something you love doesn’t necessarily lead to job satisfaction. You need to have a career track too. It seems…

Gender Pay Gap 2014

Gender Pay Gap 2014

Gender pay gap is about more than career and personal choices It’s no secret that there’s a gender gap when it comes to employment. Each year Equal Pay Day symbolizes…

Nice Girls Don’t Get Ahead

Nice Girls Don’t Get Ahead

Interview with Lois Frankel author of Nice Girls Still Don’t Get the Corner Office I read a lot of business books. Some are practical. Some are inspirational. Rarely, are they…

Influence Without Manipulation

Influence Without Manipulation

Six keys to influencing people, not manipulating them We all need to influence people sometimes. But most of us need to be better at it. Whether at work or in…

Women’s Advancement Means Economic Growth

Women’s Advancement Means Economic Growth

Catalyst finds that what’s good for women is good for the world Americans as a population are aging. While people over 65 represented only 12.4 percent of the population in…