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Success & Likeability ~ Great Tip from LeanIn.org!

I hope you have the opportunity to visit Leanin.org!  It is a great resource for professional women. One of the links I clicked on today Tips for Managers led me to the following Tip!  Important information for female leaders to know! Situation: Success and likeability are positively correlated for men and negatively correlated for women. […]

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Evaluate Performance Fairly

Tips from www.leanin.org! Evaluate Performance Fairly Gender-blind studies consistently show that removing gender from decisions improves women’s chances of success. One study found that replacing a woman’s name with a man’s name on a résumé improved the odds of getting hired by 61 percent. Situation: Male performance is often overestimated compared to female performance, starting […]

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What is a Personal Brand

Recently I had the opportunity to facilitate a conversation regarding Personal Branding.  It was enlightening to hear everyone’s feedback on what they believe a personal brand is.  They said: “Your personal brand provides a clear and memorable sense of what you stand for” “Your Personal Brand is a story that is always being told” “Your […]

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7 Ways to Self-Promote With Grace At Work

Great Advice from:  ChameleonResumes.com   1. Take on Projects No One Else Wants Ultimately, you want to cultivate a favorable impression with everyone you can, from your boss to the receptionist. So be a team player. By taking on the work no one else wants to do, you’re “taking one for the team.” What could […]

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Annual Illinois Women’s Conference – March 9th

On March 9th the Illinois Diversity Council will hold it’s 8th Annual Illinois Women’s Conference in Chicago! Homepage We hope you have the opportunity to attend.  Great way to continue your leadership journey!  Learn, Lead & Succeed. EWN Founder, Georgia Dudley will be participating as a panelist during Session II – BE Connected: Networking Successfully […]

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Women in the Workplace 2016

We are happy to share the current Lean In / McKinsey Report! “In Corporate America, women fall behind early and continue to lose ground with every step” Thank you Sheryl Sandberg for your continued focus on leadership and advancement and McKinsey for dedicating time to share your research! Together we will grow into amazing leaders […]

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The Most Difficult Thing Is the Decision to Act

. . . . the rest is merely tenacity” – Amelia Earhart Amelia Earhart was an American aviation pioneer and author. Earhart was the first female to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean. Being the first to “do something” is difficult.  What will people think, what will their perception of me be if I: take a […]

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Women and Leadership

PEW Research Center – Women are Equally Qualified, but Barriers Persist According to the majority of Americans, women are every bit as capable of being good political leaders as men. The same can be said of their ability to dominate the corporate boardroom. And according to a new Pew Research Center survey on women and […]

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Tips for a Successful 2017!

The beginning of a new year is a good time to reflect on the past year and plan how you want your professional life to develop and advance. Do you want to advance, receive a promotion, work on an exciting new project in the coming year or the chance simply to enjoy the success you’ve […]

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Avoid Missed Steps in 2017 ~ Jump off the Wheel!

This is the time of year I like to reflect, consider, plan and visualize what’s coming up.  After an eventful 2016 leading EWN LEARN and LEAD programs for EWN I discovered that we are all working to become more effective, thoughtful, result driven leaders.  In discovering the leader within me I realized hindsight is 20/20.  […]

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