168 Hours: You Have More Time Than You Think

What if you had enough time to be in the best shape of your life, get more than seven hours of sleep a night and still have time left over to volunteer more hours in a year than over 90% of the country? Or instead of just talking about it,...

Filed in: After 5, At the Office, Careers, Finding Balance, Fun is Good, How To, Leaving The Company, Mentoring, Networking, Networking Groups, Paying It Off, Personal Branding, Personal Development, Professional Development, Wednesday Hustle, Your Office Personality, The C-Suite, Entrepreneurship

The First 90 Days

If you just started a new job (or ever plan on moving into a new role within or outside your current company) - stop everything, and pick up this book. I have used this book as a road map for the first 90 days on the job in ...

Filed in: Business Advice - Marketing, How To, Management, Networking Groups, Personal Branding, Personal Development, Professional Development, Taking A Risk, The Year Ahead, Who's The Boss?, Working Moms, Your Office Personality, Finding a Job, The C-Suite

The Fire Starter Sessions: A Soulful + Practical Guide to Creating Success On Your Own Terms

As someone who has been pursuing a side hustle of sorts for almost two years I’ve been up to my eyeballs in ebooks, guides and audio files that will supposedly help you run a better business.

Many of these offer...

Filed in: At the Office, Careers, Networking, Personal Development, Professional Development, Time Management, Women In The Boardroom, Your Office Personality, Finding a Job, Interviewing

The Last Lecture

I won't attempt to summarize the greatness contained in this book or the lessons I've learned from the author, Randy Pausch. I'll just start off by encouraging you to get your hands on these words in any way possible. (And you'll probably...

Filed in: Daily Motivation

Real You Incorporated: 8 Essentials for Women Entrepreneurs

Kaira Rouda wrapped up her 20-plus years of marketing experience into an easy-to-read entrepreneurial arsenal of all things personal and business branding - just for you.

Rouda...

Filed in: Daily Motivation, Entrepreneurship

You and Your Network: 8 Vital Links to an Exciting Life

Fred Smith mentors us on making the most of our network. Smith believes that successful networking doesn't happen by accident, and it's both WHO you know and WHAT you know...not simply one or the other. He breaks the book into easy-to-read...

Filed in: Networking

StrengthsFinder 2.0

Do you have a solid understanding of what you do best? Hopefully the answer is yes - but do you actually get to use those skills in your job on a daily basis? Most of the time we're so busy focusing on our what we need to improve that we...

Filed in: The C-Suite

Brag!: The Art of Tooting Your Own Horn Without Blowing It

It's true...if I ever boasted for even a nanosecond my mother always said, "Honey, don't brag - it's RUDE." After hearing this motherly mantra for a quarter century, it was an arduous task to reverse the trend. Oddly enough - it was my mother who...

Filed in: Finding a Job, The C-Suite

The Power of Nice

Can't you hear your mother's voice ringing in your ears? "It's nice to be important, but it's more important to be nice." We live in a world where so many of us get an adrenaline rush from winning (whatever it may be) the promotion, the guy.......

Filed in: Finding a Job, The C-Suite

How to Become CEO: The Rules For Rising to the Top of Any Organization

True story. Not too long ago, I was invited into the home of a very respected CEO, one of the youngest I've ever met, and one that I very much admire. While visiting and perusing the home (yes, it was allowed), I happened upon his...

Filed in: Finding a Job, The C-Suite, Entrepreneurship