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Women: Being Humble On The Job May Cost You That Next Promotion

Women are finding that humility on the job front may be costing them big promotions. The Harvard Business Review uncovered a large gender gap in self-promotion, or how you rate your own performance — with men rating themselves 33% higher than equally capable women. All participants in the study were given a test which was […]

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Women, Everything You Think You Know About Picking A Mentor Might Just Be … Wrong

Want to move ahead in your career? You’ve probably heard more than once why you should work with a mentor who can guide you up the career ladder and share the dos-and-don’ts of success. One-half of all professional women use a mentor An overwhelming majority of American workers would agree that mentorship is an important […]

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After 226 Years, NY Stock Exchange Finally Has A Woman President

“The NYSE named a woman as president. Thirty years ago, its lunch club didn’t have a ladies’ room.” – Headline from the May 22 Washington Post It took 226 years, but Stacey Cunningham will soon take over as the first woman President of the New York Stock Exchange. The lesson: get your foot in the […]

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