Professional conflict exists. People misunderstand, projects hit roadblocks and team structures change. It’s a natural reaction for anyone to get upset and want to fight back when they encounter such obstacles. Many people think going on the offensive is how you come out on top in tense situations. Yet, that couldn’t be farther from the […]
Executive presence is a key factor distinguishing a great leader from the rest. It’s the special blend of behavior and temperament that drives success, conveys gravitas and commands respect from others. Executive presence not only helps leaders stand out and inspire others -- it’s a must-have quality to drive professional advancement. Here are five questions […]
Everyone faces a workplace challenge at some point in their career. It may stem from a colleague, client, boss or someone else you work with. Women often face additional challenges that men do not, which can stem from other’s misconceptions and poor communication practices. Despite the huge strides made in the past several decades up […]
Whatever your objectives – high–profile client projects, professional development or a promotion or pay raise – they won’t always land in your lap. You need to self-advocate for your goals with a compelling and confident ask. Yet, voicing what you need is often easier said than done (especially for women and underrepresented groups).
The idea that no one hires in December is not true, especially with job vacancies and resignations riding high. So, if you're not hearing back from recruiters or hiring managers after interviews – or struggling to meet the right people when networking – don’t check out and give up. Instead, take a step back to […]