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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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We Are Better Together!

EWN celebrated it’s 15th Anniversary on June 2, 2017 and; Today, June 8th EWN started a NEW EWN Round Table Location at RR Donnelley in St. Charles, IL. Congratulations Punita Bahel of RR Donnelley for leading this successful round table! Thank you Monica Guillory for being our Speaker. After 15 years it’s still apparent we […]

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One Word Successful People Never Use

From AOL’s Business Insider great advice regarding Leadership and Communication! Darlene Price, president of Well Said, Inc., and author of “Well Said! Presentations and Conversations That Get Results,” told Business Insider that words, poorly and unconsciously chosen, can indeed harm your credibility, relationships, and opportunities for advancement at work. She said one word these people […]

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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 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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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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Discovering the Leader Within You!

Last week EWN held its most recent LEAD program titled: Discovering the Leader Within You.  Exciting half day program full of inspirational conversation and opportunities to grow. We were fortunate to have Monica Guillory of RR Donnelley share her insights on Leadership and Growth.  She shared how important is was to take time out to […]

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Inspirational Leaders Share

Inspirational Leaders Share! I believe great leaders “share”.  They share their wisdom, experiences and joy.  Last night 4 exceptional leaders (Donna Dorsey, Sonya Evanosky, Sarah Helm and Monica Guillory) shared with a group of amazing professional women their thoughts on Effective Self Promotion.  And even though the topic itself was interesting it was those exceptional […]

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How to Decide What Skill to Work On Next

FROM:  HBR Written by: Erika Andersen Most of us know that success in today’s work world requires continuous growth and learning. You can’t just rely on your current knowledge and expertise if you expect to keep up, let alone advance. But how do you identify the areas in which development efforts will yield the best […]

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Report: Women In the Workplace 2015

  Women in the workplace is a comprehensive study of the state of women in corporate America. The study is part of a long-term partnership between LeanIn.Org and McKinsey & Company to encourage female leadership and foster gender equality in the workplace.   http://womenintheworkplace.com/ui/pdfs/Women_in_the_Workplace_2015.pdf?v=5

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