How hard could it be to say thank you? Apparently for Danielle Gillespie’s teenage son– and millions like him– sending prompt thank you notes for his graduation gifts was hard. And for her twin daughters who were turning 16, it felt difficult to thank friends for their bir
Daisy Hernandez was a 1998 chemical engineering graduate from the University of California-Berkley and wasn’t exactly sure what her next steps would be. Now global vice president of product management for SAP Jam, SAP’s cloud collaboration platform, Hernandez has spent her career usin
Selfies won’t do. Professional headshots are not just for actresses and models, of course. Every person in business whether you are a lawyer, author, journalist, chiropractor, entrepreneur, doctor, dentist, academic, business leader or startup founder needs a photograph that is crisp,
Yes, it takes a village and it also takes a team. The recent announcement by more than 300 women in Hollywood of the creation of Time’s Up, an initiative aimed at equal representation to sexual harassment and assault survivors across all industries and backed by an initial $15 million
The numbers add up. At 23, Simona Vaitkune, CEO of Fast Invest, has expanded her company to 36 countries with 9,000 daily active investors, across three offices in Europe. In just three years, she has taken her investment platform with more than 50 employees to fulfill her vision of e
Aretha Franklin famously spelled it out and we found out what R-E-S-P-E-C-T means to her. But what does it mean to you? Closing in on a tumultuous year, and anticipating the dawn of one that is prime for women taking the lead in leadership, we offer some insight on respect. Respectfu
Within the first few minutes, you must establish your credibility. That is keen advice from Krista Morgan, CEO of P2Binvestor since 2012 and co-host of “Women Who Startup” radio podcasts. “I often just emphasize my degree, my portfolio growth and put my expertise in context,” says Mor
Of course you know better than to treat the work holiday party like a scene from “Bad Moms 2” or “Girls Trip.” And as the year closes out, you likely don’t need any more reminders that the workplace culture is thankfully getting a clearing out and cleaning up o
As CEO of Fuse.It, Liat Sade-Sternberg deals professionally each day with augmented and virtual reality. But she needed to make a move in real time to be in one place with her husband and three children. That move was to Los Angeles. “I used to fly a lot, was half the time in the U.S.
We don’t need another example to know what’s up. Cam Newton, NFL star with the Carolina Panthers, had just recently disrespected a female journalist by mocking her in a press conference. Lisa Pearson, CEO of Umbel Corp., a data management platform for sports organizations, was not com
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