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Why Closing the Skills Gap is Critical to Your Success bridging the skills gap closing the skills gap how to address skills gaps how to identify skill gaps skills gap analysis

Imagine for a moment you are standing on the edge of a cliff, and you desire to get to a cliff directly across from you, and a deep canyon is below. So, the question becomes, how will you get across the gap from cliff A to cliff B?

You can't physically leap from one side to the other as you'd...

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How to Be a Successful Woman Leader and Step into Your Power being a successful woman how to be a successful woman leader how women lead successful women women and leadership

Understandably, certain qualities and skills are critical to landing a leadership role. Let’s start with leading from where you are, in whatever position. Leadership does not require a title.

To lead, you need critical thinking skills, flexibility, open-mindedness, perseverance,...

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8 Soft Skills: How to Develop Them and Supercharge Your Success adaptability commuication growth mindset interpersonal problem solving self mastery soft skills time management work ethic

Nowadays, soft skills reign supreme. Do you want to achieve success? Listen up. Unlike hard or technical skills, soft skills are notoriously difficult to measure and evaluate but invaluable and companies are looking for them in the talent they hire and promote. 

Companies today recognize...

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Why Work-Life Balance Is Often Elusive for Women

Is work-life balance even possible, and if it is, how do you achieve it?

Likely your answer is dependent on your personal situation. It's fair to say that working women nationwide typically struggle to find balance, and most find it elusive (or nearly impossible). 

It may be that balance is...

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What is Career Development and Why Is It So Essential for Women?

Now, more than ever, time is a precious commodity, and how you choose to spend it will reveal itself in results – at work and home.

Today, women want jobs that are satisfying, challenging, meaningful, and offer opportunities for actual growth. If that aligns with your goals, know it will...

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What Every Career-Minded Woman Ought to Know About Effective Goal Setting

How are you taking ownership of your career success? 

Ultimately -- the choice is yours: a career by design or default. 

Without effective goal setting, you are essentially leaving things to chance, which is 100% counterproductive. Far too many women with career aspirations allow others...

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Tired of Working Without Recognition? What Can YOU Do?
  • 82% of employed adults consider recognition an important part of their happiness at work. (Source: CNBC SurveyMonkey)
  • 53% of employees say they would stay longer in a company if they felt appreciated. (Source: Glassdoor)
  • 44% of employees switch jobs because of not getting adequate recognition...
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Successful Woman: How to Plan and Reach New Heights in Your Career

As a successful woman looking to reach new heights in your career, you need a strategic mindset, and that's where the planning piece comes into play. It should come as no surprise that success is not accidental -- it is intentional.

More often than not, successful planning involves taking a step...

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Starting a New Job? Your 100 Day Plan for Success

What’s the first thing you do when starting a new job?  Do you bring in boxes from home?  Raid the supply cabinet?  Chat with your neighbor in the next office or cubicle?  Figure out where to find coffee and lunch?

Whenever I started a new job, I would create an action...

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5 Things to Do Now To Keep your Career on Track

Are you taking care of your career?  If not, why not?  No time?  Not a priority?  Too busy taking care of everyone else?  Too busy working??  Or is it -- “I’m happy where I am and don’t need to think about the next step in my career at this...

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Break the Mold: 30 Better Questions to Ask When Networking commuication networking professional network

Eliminate that awkward feeling and grow your professional network.
Start conversations with a few of the following questions.

  • What brought you here?
  • Do you love what you do? What about it?
  • What has been the highlight of your day so far?
  • Who is someone you really admire?
  • What did you think you...
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