Tag Archive: Business

4 Things to Do When You Lose Your Job

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During the entirety of our professional lives, there is a good chance that there will be at least one time when we are let go. No matter what the economy is, losing your… Continue reading

Leveraging Failure for Success

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“…success isn’t the opposite of failure; it’s a sibling. The two coexist, albeit uneasily much of the time, but necessarily. Many great successes were derived from prior failure, probably as much from prior… Continue reading

Finding Opportunity in the Turning Point

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I recently had a fantastic opportunity to speak to a group of young women at Hult International Business School in Boston, MA for the “Women in Business Series: Walk in Her Heels” hosted… Continue reading

Three Ways to Avoid Being a Lonely Startup Owner

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Starting a new venture in the business world is not an easy task. It takes time, effort, energy, money, and guts (just to name a few). One of the greatest paths you can purse is… Continue reading

5 Personality Traits of Successful Startup Employees

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Seeking the thrill and excitement of a new or evolving career in a fast-growing company, young professionals are flocking to work in startup roles. But, startup life isn’t suited for everyone. While high-growth… Continue reading

How Babysitting Sets You Up for A Successful Future in Business

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Many women first venture out into the business world at the age of twelve or thirteen, working as babysitters for family friends and neighbors. I have been babysitting ever since I was twelve,… Continue reading

Salesforce CEO Takes Radical Step To Pay Men And Women Equally

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Equal pay for equal work isn’t typically a mantra you hear from the chief executive of a multibillion-dollar company. Yet Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff is taking the radical step of reviewing employee salaries… Continue reading

5 Reasons Why We All Need Sales Skills

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At Startup Institute, I embarked upon the sales track. Despite this, following the program, I took on the role of Editor of the Startup Magazine — a digital magazine aimed at empowering the… Continue reading

Learn about One Woman’s New Approach to Business

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Business is becoming more and more impersonal. CEOs at the top communicate with their employees through email, companies communicate with their customers through their website, and customers reach customer service through social media. In… Continue reading

The top 13 companies for women in tech

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If there’s anything the Ellen Pao trial showed, it’s that sexism is still alive in Silicon Valley. But some tech companies are trying to change that. The Anita Borg Institute, a nonprofit dedicated… Continue reading