Fostering the Love through Leadership

Fostering the Love through Leadership

I was watching the Grammy Awards recently and couldn’t help but notice how often the word “love” was spoken.  There was a time I might have thought this superfluous and excessive. But hearing Alicia Keys speaking passionately on the need for more love in this...
How do you break the glass ceiling?

How do you break the glass ceiling?

Early in my career, as women’s wear manager for a fashion importing company, the owner of the company told me he was sure I’d make a great mother and not want to return to work when my baby arrived. I was stunned and speechless. In that moment I felt the power to make...

How to Change Careers Gracefully

You’ve finally decided to change your career. It takes all your energy to stay focused until you leave your current position. While you’re excited with the prospect of moving forward, there’s a good chance you’re also feeling anxious, and a little bad to be leaving...

Are you the “I” in influencer?

Influencer is one of those words that we often hear bandied about these days. “She’s a Huff Post influencer.” Or “In fashion circles, he’s THE influencer.” These are the people who capture attention and move ideas across broader audiences. But there’s another type of...

Why Personal Branding isn’t a Soup Can

Chances are you work for an organization that spends a lot of effort coalescing employees around their brand. After all, employees are perfectly positioned to be great brand ambassadors for a company. Company brands are big business – the clearer and more...