Leadership, Women and Business

The Real Girl’s Guide to Career Success- Lean In for Graduates – Lean In

See on Scoop.it - Women and Business Cookjmc's insight: There was no handbook or real guidance when I started my career as an administrative assistant (fancy name for secretary) with a BS degree in public law and government. I fought my way through jobs that I was fortunate to have learned from supporting male execs… Continue reading The Real Girl’s Guide to Career Success- Lean In for Graduates – Lean In

Leadership, Women and Business

#banbossy, #leanin- Sheryl Sandberg and Anna Maria Chávez on ‘Bossy,’ the other B-word

See on Scoop.it - Women and Business Confident girls are often called the other B-word—bossy—and it can keep them from reaching their full potential, write Sheryl Sandberg and Anna Maria Chávez.   Cookjmc's insight: Love this campaign #banbossy. Keep on leaning in. Something eventually is going to change, by the actions we take to transform… Continue reading #banbossy, #leanin- Sheryl Sandberg and Anna Maria Chávez on ‘Bossy,’ the other B-word

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Ladies Find a Mentor, Become a Mentor

See on Scoop.it - Women and Business Everyone is talking about them but no one seems to know how to snag a good oneCookjmc's insight:I've been very fortunate in my career to have adopted or rather been adopted by several mentors along the way. I think probably the  most important criteria is that they believe… Continue reading Ladies Find a Mentor, Become a Mentor

Leadership, Women and Business

Harnessing the Science of Persuasion- A Skill Women in Business Can Benefit From

See on Scoop.it - Women and Business Yes, you can master the art of persuasion. But first you have to understand the science behind it. For this weekend only, we've unlocked Robert B. Cialdini's 2001 article on the elusive skill: http://bit.ly/1id1p1J Cookjmc's insight: HBR sharing a good article and in doing so applying one of… Continue reading Harnessing the Science of Persuasion- A Skill Women in Business Can Benefit From