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Do we just wake up one day and realize that we have crossed the line into Over-Commitment Land?   The stressful place where our schedules and to-do lists make us feel like we are drowning – double booked appointments, running from one side of town to the other with no time cushion, the email inbox of…

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How To Say No With Grace and Without Guilt
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How To Say No With Grace and Without Guilt

Apparently, I have the opposite problem. I’m the first one to say no and not consider ways of taking on more work, more obligations and more stress. When I am focused, I am very focused and don’t allow distractions. To be honest, I have no idea why I say no so much, but I can…

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Why Sexual Harassment Is Still Happening in the Workplace
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Why Sexual Harassment Is Still Happening in the Workplace

“I am worried about my new boss,” reported my client, Julie, a bright young woman in her thirties. “I had to leave my last job because my boss demanded sexual favors from me in order to keep my job. I had no one to turn to for help because he is so powerful and respected…

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By Dr. Anne Litwin |
How to Find A Coach!
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How to Find A Coach!

Isn’t it time to give yourself a coach? A coach partners with you in a thought-provoking and creative process to inspire you to maximize your personal Life vison and/or your professional Leadership potential! Explore these questions with a coach: Goals “What do you want?” Reality “What is your current reality?” Options “What could you do?”…

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By Jude Olson |
Staying Present …The Differentiator for Strong Leaders
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Staying Present…The Differentiator for Strong Leaders

I love the New York Times’ Corner Office interviews published each Sunday morning. There was an interview a few years ago with Dan Rosensweig, president and chief executive of Chegg. Chegg rents textbooks online and by mail. Dan speaks to a lesson he has learned, and a practice I personally embrace AND I would love…

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By Kristin Kaufman |

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The Real Costs of Doing Business
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The Real Costs of Doing Business

We see this all the time in marketing: “Earn 6 Figures With ONE Webinar!” “Sell From the Stage and WIN BIG Profits!” “Close More Sales and Make More Money FASTER!” And we also hear the “Success Stories.” “How I Went From Broke to 6 Figures in 90 Days!” And so on, and so on… It…

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Designing Your Second Act: 5 Quick Tips For A Rewarding Retirement and More
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Designing Your Second Act: 5 Quick Tips For A Rewarding Retirement and More

As 10,000 Baby Boomers turn 65 every day, the definition of “Retirement” has been evolving and changing as this decade moves forward. For some, retirement is the end of daily work and the beginning of a 2nd act that does not require you to commute or get to a certain place on time. You have…

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Plaid Women Leader Series:  An Interview with Solis Mammography Marketing Chief Connie Oliver
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Plaid Women Leader Series:  An Interview with Solis Mammography Marketing Chief Connie Oliver

Women Leaders Series Connie Oliver Vice President, Marketing & Communications Solis Mammography Connie. Give us a little personal background. Where were you born? I was born in the small town of Lagrange, Indiana, where I lived with my mother and her family. When I was 3 years old, we moved to the Washington, D.C. area,…

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Stop Telling Me To Hustle!

I don’t often rant. Well, okay fine, I do…just not always in public. But today I just have to finally get it out of my system once and for all: I HATE being told that I have to HUSTLE if I want to succeed! I hate the word Hustle. I hate all that the word…

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By Rebecca Liston |