Get Your Bossy Breakthrough

Get Your Bossy Breakthrough

As strong intelligent women we can often reject the need for validation, but the reality is we all like and need to hear words of affirmation from time to time.

Sifting Through and Accepting Criticism

Sifting Through and Accepting Criticism

Everyone’s a critic. We live in a world where it seems that everyone has an opinion about you and what you are doing. But because even well-intentioned advisors and critics are not always on target, it can be difficult to decide which advice or criticism is worth your while. So how do you go about […]

Stop Deflecting

Stop Deflecting

There’s a horrible habit that I’ve noticed that women practice on a regular basis, deflecting. Time and time again when compliments and praise are being handed out we suddenly become star running backs blocking tackles left and right on the way to snatching a cool 6 points… We don’t know how to accept compliments. We […]

The ABCs of Professionalism

The ABCs of Professionalism

My method for deciding if an action that I am contemplating is acceptable for the workplace, is asking myself, “Would my mama approve?” If she wouldn’t, then I can’t do it. If your behavior would embarrass your mother or your grandmother then I shouldn’t do it at work. Figure out a different way to handle the situation, Sis.

6 Common Mistakes Women Make in Our Careers

6 Common Mistakes Women Make in Our Careers

know, I know…you’re so busy trying to get home to your real friends, your families and other obligations that you just don’t have time for those boring, corny conversations with those people you work with.

How to Invest in Your Career Development

How to Invest in Your Career Development

Beyond working hard there are things that you can do to invest in your career development and growth, to diminish the possible impact of the “isms,” and turn yourself into an industry boss.

How to be a Badass Woman at Work

How to be a Badass Woman at Work

For many working women it is often difficult to build the confidence and courage needed to speak up in the office. Whether it’s making a suggestion about how the office is run, having access to equal pay or fair treatment, or handling misconduct from colleagues, women often have a difficult time finding and using our […]