3 Strategic Thinking Tips To Get You Noticed

10 Comments By Deb | Posted September 25, 2013

  Don't confuse being busy with being strategic. Do you deliver results? Of course you do. Are you known for delivering results that drive business success? You are, if you're a strategic thinker.   What do strategic thinkers do? You consider opportunities and problems from a broad… Read More >

Think You’re Cut Out For The Boardroom? Take This Quiz.

0 Comments By Deb | Posted February 18, 2014

Executive level women shared what they've learned on their way to the top.  Take this brief quiz to see if you are managing your career for success. Reflect on your current behavior and respond yes or no to each statement. 1.  I say ‘yes’ to opportunities, even when I don’t think I’m… Read More >

The ‘Nice Girls Don’t Ask’ Hoax

0 Comments By Deb | Posted November 6, 2013

Ever been told, 'It's not polite to ask'? Growing up in a small midwestern town, I was frequently informed 'nice girls don't ask'. Nice girls wait patiently and hope the coveted item is offered. Turns out I'm not the only one who bought into this hoax. Women don't get the things they want… Read More >

What Brilliant Women Know About Networking

3 Comments By Deb | Posted October 31, 2013

When it comes to networking, women tend to fall into one of two camps. Those who find networking enjoyable. And those who dread it. Why such a stark contrast?   What is Networking? Perhaps how networking is defined leads to different perceptions. Some people think of networking as… Read More >

Is Your Career On The Fast Track?

0 Comments By Deb | Posted October 23, 2013

You work hard. People seem to like your work. You may even get a few compliments. But are you next in line for a promotion? Want to make sure your name doesn’t come up? Keep using these career-busting approaches and you won’t have to worry about making difficult career decisions. … Read More >

The Secret To Packing Lighter

1 Comment By Deb | Posted August 16, 2013

I pack as much as possible into life. Last minute invitation to Paris? Sure. Join friends in Madrid and then back to their home in Switzerland? Of course. A few last minute family activities? Why not. A few more last minute committee meetings? Yes. After all, I am superwoman! I fill up my… Read More >

The Surprising Reason To Buy More Shoes

0 Comments By Deb | Posted June 28, 2013

I've always loved shoes. I joke that it's a genetic trait passed down from my mom. My closet is full of gorgeous shoes that I can no longer wear but can't part with. My love affair with shoes will never end but my definition of a gorgeous pair of shoes changed last week at the SHRM conference… Read More >

Want To Be More Influential?

0 Comments By Deb | Posted June 6, 2013

Reposting my February blog from Australia's HRwisdom site.  Hope you enjoy it. And be sure to check out HR Wisdom for more resources. Ever felt like no one cares what you think?  We all do from time to time.   Over the years, I’ve worked with all kinds of HR leaders.   Those who are… Read More >

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