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6 Ways to Advance Gender Equality in the C-Suite

Workology

Despite research showing that professional women have the same leadership aspirations as men and plenty of evidence that companies with female CEOs outperform those led by men, only five percent of S&P 500 companies’ CEO slots are, in fact, filled by women. Mentoring, But Seriously.

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Networking: That Miracle Word

Career Realism

Mentor. A mentor may be formal or casual and at different hierarchical levels provided that he/she is an expert you respect in the area in which you seek guidance. Depending on the areas that you are looking to develop, you may want to have more than one mentor.

Honing Your Core Entrepreneurial Skills: Business Acumen

Water Cooler Wisdom

According to the Career Advisory Board’s 2013 Job Preparedness Indicator study , business acumen is one of the most desired but rare leadership in today’s economy.    Leaders with strong business acumen can absorb information from a diverse array of sources, imagine future scenarios, and use their good judgment to make sensible decisions.   Get mentored by leaders who have skillsets you don’t. 

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my mom is my HR manager and it’s not good, I walked in on my boss crying, and more

Ask A Manager

Is it okay to care about diversity in company website photos? Things have improved but there is still a real problem of not understanding diverse populations and ignoring diversity issues when hiring. A company could have demographically diverse photos, and even a demographically diverse staff, and still have serious equity and inclusion issues in how things play out internally. One very good sign, though, is if their leadership ranks are diverse.).

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What makes a blog successful? | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

So I decided to sell equity in my blog and spin off a company. Find a business analogy that takes the feeling of failure out of it if that's a problem (here's one: a therapist is like a mentor for your marriage). Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog What makes a blog successful? Posted to: Goal setting | How to blog November 17th, 2009 Del.icio.us

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4 Lies about social media | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

To give you a sense of how complicated it is, I do not actually own the name Brazen Careerist — I sold equity in the name, and it is owned by my company. Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog 4 Lies about social media Posted to: Job Hunt | Networking | Promoting Yourself October 21st, 2009 Del.icio.us

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Frugality is a career tool | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

The most productive people in the world seem to be the most diverse and balanced. For some reason, your voice seems to get through to her much better and smoother than mine on topics like frugality etc. : ) She totally looks up to you as a mentor! Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Frugality is a career tool Posted to: Money February 1st, 2010 Del.icio.us

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Announcing another live video chat and something else. | Penelope.

Penelope Trunk

It would be interesting to see an article form you about ingenious financing methods (like this one) and to have you reveal more about what pound of flesh one must give up in exchange for financing (I think you mentioned in your first start-up investors took 90% equity).

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How to put blog comments to good use | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

The fact that the farmer has worked with his parents for 20 years and still not acquired equity in the 500 acres points to major problems in relations. Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog How to put blog comments to good use Posted to: Learn to take advice December 8th, 2009 Del.icio.us

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