Career Management

March 12, 2015

Four Strategies to Stop Feeling Like a Fraud at Work

I had just landed my first major international assignment in Shanghai. The job was a promotion for me at one of the world’s largest and most prestigious […]
September 24, 2014

How to Navigate Office Politics Without Becoming an Evil Dark Lord

Be honest. When you hear the words “political savvy” what do you think? Underhanded? Conniving? Backstabbing? Relentlessly ambitious? You’ve seen these people. They always are maneuvering. […]
June 27, 2014

Another Sad Reminder There Aren’t Enough Female CEOs

Here’s food for thought. How often do male CEOs get asked about work-life balance or their parenting responsibilities? How many male CEOs make national news for […]
February 16, 2014

Motherhood, Marriage, Career and the Single Girl Curse

  Every now and then, I run across an article that makes me question whether we are truly living in the year 2014. Susan Patton, who’s […]
January 20, 2014

I’m Sorry: What Kids Can Teach Adults About Apologies.

It was a play date that started out pretty much like all play dates.  D2 and his pre-school classmate Meena were playing in the tee pee […]
January 5, 2014

New Year’s Resolutions for Working Moms 2014 Edition

Happy New Year! I’m back with lots of great content for you this year. I don’t normally make New Year’s resolutions. But in keeping with my […]
June 8, 2013

What Would You Do If You Weren’t Afraid?

What would you do if you weren’t afraid? It’s the question that ultimately spurred Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg into writing her best selling book Lean In […]
May 2, 2013

Five Strategies to Get Over Your Fear of Speaking Up in Meetings

Has this happened to you? You study the agenda. You pour over the meeting materials in advance so you can ask thoughtful questions. But once at […]
April 4, 2013

Women, Success and The Likeability Dilemma

One of my favorite movies is the “Devil Wears Prada” about a young, up-and-coming journalist who spends a year as the executive assistant to a top […]