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3 Steps Women Can Take to Blaze a Leadership Trail

3 Steps Women Can Take to Blaze a Leadership Trail

Admin | Jan 01, 2017 - 11:31 PM

Gender diversity remains a contentious topic in the modern workforce, especially in leadership roles. Although women have put in a lot of work to get where they are, many still struggle to be recognized as the smart and equally capable leaders they are.

"The gender pay gap, occupational segregation, unequal distribution of household labor and an increasingly apparent lack of political representation are all very real issues," said Katie Ann Rosen Kitchens, co-founder and editor-in-chief at FabFi......

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7 Life Lessons You Shouldn't Wait Your Whole Life to Learn

Admin | Sep 23, 2016 - 10:24 AM

Life lessons are full of wisdom because they often have to be learned the hard way. However, the worst part about that process is realizing that sometimes, not every opportunity lasts forever. You finally “get it” long after the fact.

If possible, it’s best to learn these seven things sooner rather than later:

1. If You Want to “Do What You Love,” You Have to Work Three Times as Hard as Everyone Else

Most people don’t get to spend their lives doing whatever......

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4 Psychological Tricks That Will Improve Your Performance Today

Admin | Aug 23, 2016 - 11:04 AM

Maybe you just bombed the bar exam. Or perhaps you’re terrified that you’re going to get laughed out of the room when you try to sell your product.

When the stakes and your emotions are high, it’s hard to think positive. But the thoughts that run through your head influence the way your body behaves and if you don’t think like a winner, you’ll struggle to be successful.

Don’t Think Like A Failure

If you think too much about your failure, you’ll actual......

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6 Proven Ways to Negotiate a Higher Salary

Admin | Aug 18, 2016 - 11:04 AM

Job seekers spend so much time fine-tuning résumés and preparing for interviews that they are often unprepared for the salary proposal that accompanies a job offer. The company has made a significant investment in filling that vacancy and may be willing to come to more attractive terms, but many candidates fail to realize that employers are open to salary negotiation.

A 2013 study by The Creative Group revealed that professionals who accept an initial job offer may be leaving mone......

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How I Manage Five Inboxes

Admin | Aug 13, 2016 - 11:18 AM

I have five separate email accounts. Even typing that sentence sent shivers right up my spine—like I just heard nails on a chalkboard or two pieces of Styrofoam rubbing together.

Yes, it’s enough to make me cringe. But, the fact remains the same: I have five of them. I’ll spare you all of the gory details as to how I ended up having so many different inboxes I need to keep tabs on—just know that they all need to be checked on a frequent (ahem, alright, daily) basis.

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Abdul Kalam: People’s president, extraordinary Indian

Admin | Jul 27, 2016 - 10:25 AM

Dr Avul Pakir Jainulabdeen (APJ) Abdul Kalam, India's 11th president, who collapsed and died, aged 83, on Monday evening while doing what he loved - addressing students - was an extraordinary Indian.

Born in humble circumstances in a Muslim family in rural Tamil Nadu, a young boy who sold newspapers as a boy to help his family make ends meet, rose to the highest office in the land. And he did so not through the conventional route of a political career but through the dint of hard work as a scien......

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