For women, starting a business isn’t as straightforward as it is for men — for better or worse.
Recent studies have revealed something that many savvy women have known all along: Women are good for business.
In the past 5 years, women in business have become a hot topic. There are organizations, publications, events and even brands dedicated to helping this demographic thrive. In general, this is a good thing. The past decade has revealed a major shift in the distribution of wealth and significant changes in the types of careers […]
The word “negotiating” often brings to mind hard-nosed business people in suits, stubbornly bidding over the details of a deal. It’s assumed that if one person “wins” the war, someone has to lose. Not so. Business has evolved past the point of needing to be a tug of war between ego-driven people who refuse to […]
We’ve all heard the advice about the importance of creating and maintaining work-life balance. Life coaches and time management experts suggest that we shouldn’t bring work home, that we should turn the phone off at dinner and get more sleep. While well-intentioned, this effort at making us more balanced is actually creating one more thing […]