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power of words

The Power of Words – Using Words – Reacting to Words

What is the power of words? How important are they to how we are perceived? It starts with the words we use – both in writing, in public and most importantly, when we think no one is listening. “The true test of a man’s character is what he does when no one is watching.” ― John Wooden […]

coaching methods

5 Coaching Methods to Promote Women

As we seek to increase the number of women in leadership positions, businesses need to examine their coaching methods. What training, coaching and mentoring programs are available to help women advance within your company? Joelle Jay shares the importance of executive coaching in her article How to Preserve and Promote Women: More than enough evidence […]

Leaders of STEM, Dr. Irene Bell – Stranmillis University College in Northern Ireland

Dr. Bell and the relationship with Mary Mount University and now Stransmillis has been wonderful to expand the IASL reach internationally. We are preparing young educators to be leaders of STEM education from the start of their academic careers. This should create a cadre of highly qualified students and future Mary Mount University. I had […]

Are You Politically Savvy Enough to Lead in Business?

Becoming a leader in business isn’t just about WHAT you know or even WHO you know but it also has to do with HOW you are known. In other words, Just how politically savvy are you in the office? As we rise through the ranks of an organization, our ability to read body language, understand […]

Cannot Find Sales Women – CAbi Has Figured it Out!

I cannot count the number of times this year I have read, “If we could only find more women to apply” or my favorite “If women were more ready to lead we would promote them” or “Where are all the women leaders?” Tech companies or any corporation looking to keep or attract more women leaders should […]

Women in Business – How Companies Can Support & Encourage Women

  There is a lot of conversation around the need for women in advancement and leadership roles and creating a diverse environment, but just how supportive is the company you work for? In Her Sight is a website that offers an anonymous survey to rank and rate companies for their cooperation, support and encouragement of […]

Women in Business – Self Imposed Boundaries

The battle cry is heard around the world championing women for positions of leadership, however, research shows that women themselves can add to barriers that keep them from advancing. The challenges we face as professional business women have evolved over the years but there are still some unique obstacles that we face. Here are just […]

Businesses Need Women in Executive Positions

I am not sure, but the “good ol’ boy network” in business may be officially on the way out. As we round out the end of 2013 and look to a new year, more and more business leaders are recognizing the value of having women in positions of power. Nicholas Kristof, a writer for the […]