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Keep Your Eye on Yesterday Jun 22, 2017

Keep Your Eye on Yesterday

Remember the good old days? Probably not. Your memories of the good old days are rarely accurate. When we look...

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How to Drive Your Business Off a Cliff (or Be an Amazing Leader Instead) Apr 26, 2017

How to Drive Your Business Off a Cliff (or Be an Amazing Leader Instead)

    As the head of a multi-billion-dollar tech company, Uber CEO Travis Kalanick is in over his head. For...

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When Your Toughest Conversations Are the Ones You Have with Yourself Mar 27, 2017

When Your Toughest Conversations Are the Ones You Have with Yourself

Martin leads the largest division of a global company. You feel his presence immediately when he walks into a room....

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Desperately Seeking Balance? Nov 07, 2016

Desperately Seeking Balance?

Negotiate With Your Inner Achiever I woke up with a start at 3:15 this morning. Was it my husband crawling...

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How I Stay True To My Selves Nov 07, 2016

How I Stay True To My Selves

Shakespeare handed down a timeless challenge: “This above all: to thine own self be true.” I’ve tried for years to...

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Do You Lead Positive? Nov 07, 2016

Do You Lead Positive?

This spring, I shared excerpts from a wonderful set of conversations I’d had with Dr. Kathy Cramer. Just talking with...

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Even when women ask for a raise they usually don’t get it. We can change that. Sep 15, 2016

Even when women ask for a raise they usually don’t get it. We can change that.

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella famously advised women to have faith in the system instead of asking for a raise. He...

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5 Must-Do Steps for Making Choices You Don’t Regret Later (You Even Feel Good About Them) Aug 23, 2016

5 Must-Do Steps for Making Choices You Don’t Regret Later (You Even Feel Good About Them)

Nobody ever taught me how to make a choice. When choices are easy, there’s nothing to teach. If you’re like...

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