Learn a New Way to Take Action Now - Create a TAN Network

It is magnificent to learn a new way to take action now by creating a TAN network. In order to accomplish your mission, to get things done and to make your dreams come true, there always comes a time when you must TAN aka Take Action Now....more

Learn a New Way to Take Action Now - Create a TAN Network

It is magnificent to learn a new way to take action now by creating a TAN network. In order to accomplish your mission, to get things done and to make your dreams come true, there always comes a time when you must TAN aka Take Action Now....more

Wonderful Wednesday - You're Out of Work So Network

Wonderful Wednesday - it is wonderful to let your network know you are looking for work. Each Wonderful Wednesday throughout the month of December will dedicated to dealing with what you should do if you find yourself out of work unexpectedly. Last week I wrote about adjusting your budget once you and your employment are separated. Future Wonderful Wednesdays will be dedicated to exploring other options when you are separated from employment including: ...more

Beginnings

    What if there was a place where you could always be heard? What if there was a place where you could speak from within..to finally let those words inside be seen, touched and felt,  What if it was safe?...more

Social Media Matters

This evening I was planning to go running with the Dashing Whippets, and do a fun (well, I guess that's a relative term) training workout involving intervals and lactate threshold and all that good stuff.  I got my running clothes on, filled my water bottle, and headed out to the bus stop...and the bus didn't come....more

Would You Hire Someone Better Than You?

Would you be okay with hiring someone better than you? I'm fairly new at this company, which is doing sufficiently well to warrant a bit of a hiring frenzy in certain areas. It is not a perfect company on the technology side (the business model is darn close to perfect for the space), but it is a fantastic place to work. So I referred some of my colleagues who are still at my previous shop, which was a hard place and getting harder. One of them is getting called already by HR. The other, more senior one...not yet....more

Why You Should Choose a Mentor, Part 2

Sorry for the delay.  Here are the next 2 reasons why you should choose a mentor: Successful women entrepreneurs understand the importance of having a mentor.  In fact, developing a portfolio of mentors to meet different aspects of your life, both personally and professionally, is paramount!...more

Giving Birth To...

WhereParentsTalk.com   By Lianne Castelino www.whereparentstalk.com The din of chattering, the deafening noise of networking, the occasional whimper of a baby's laugh, the clickety-clacking of fingers doing the talking on mobile devices ---- all these were on display at the Women in Biz Conference, the first of its kind, yesterday in Toronto. ...more

New Work Network

I have been at my "new" job for six weeks and having reached this mini-milestone, would like to share some thoughts on settling in, building a fresh network and blooming when "transplanted". I've been reading a lot on career matrix as opposed to career ladder, and while I agree with the approach totally - having been a practitioner - for it to work, you really do need solid networking and people skills. But I truly loathe the term "networking" - frankly, a lot of it is just being nice and being yourself....more

SIDNEY LUMET ONE OF THE GREATS IN EVERY WAY -by Tracey Jackson

SIDNEY LUMET ONE OF THE GREATS IN EVERY WAY -by Tracey Jackson  ...more