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As we get ready to launch Take Charge, our digital job search readiness program, I realized that one of the things that we do in the program that I believe is unique and magical is that we teach you that the best...
It just came out of my mouth. I did not consider what I was saying. I was the final decision maker and so pushing back on a decision was not out of line. Still, I felt horrible. It was not...
I probably could write a month of blogs from all I learn at the InspiHER Tech Meetups. This Meetup was no different.   When one woman, we will call her Anne, told a story of why she didn’t get a job...
I’ve always had a weird resistance come up when someone says, “Mistakes are good. You can learn from them”. Not that I do not embrace learning. I am an avid reader and Googler. I have a strong curiosity and desire...
Have you ever wondered if perhaps you made a BIG career mistake that there is no coming back from? You wonder what might be different if you had finished your degree. Did you stop too soon in your negotiating and...
Last week I wrote about the Super Soul Sunday episode with Dr. Edith Eva Eger, a 90-year-old holocaust survivor, and her idea that responding in situations is far more powerful than reacting. In that same conversation with Oprah, they discussed the meaning behind...
Your pipes are leaking!Of course, I am talking about your leaky pipeline for recruiting and retaining women in tech.And these leaks occur at different points along the pipeline from when women apply to a job, during performance evaluations and promotions,...
I was recently watching Oprah’s interview with Dr. Edith Eva Eger, 90-year old Holocaust survivor turned psychologist. She was telling a story about a time when she was working with a court-ordered patient who came in to their session spouting angry,...