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Career Maker is where you find expert advice on how to reach that last rung on the ladder in your pursuit of the executive suite or how to find a seat on a public board.

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Crying on the Couch – How and When to Make a Career Change

My phone rang. I recognized Kate's number and answered. The voice croaked out, "Karyl, I'm crying on my couch." A sob and a choking sound followed. Th... Read More
Women in business: are these 3 traits hurting you?
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Are These 3 Traits Helping or Hurting You at Work?

I have been coaching entrepreneurs and women in business for over 35 years. I have run my own company and live an entrepreneurial life daily! I've lea... Read More
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How to Work from Home Happily

The working landscape has been in a seemingly constant state of evolution in the past few years. For a while, the typical 9-5 in-office workplace was ... Read More
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Conquer Your Fear of Failure in 3 Easy Steps

Conquer your fear of failure in three easy steps. Oh really? In a text message, this is where I would insert a cynical emoji. See, I am a check... Read More
3 Job Interview Tips to Use When Facing a Younger Interviewer
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3 Job Interview Tips to Use When Facing a Younger Interviewer

With an aging population and company downsizing, there is a good chance that an older, more experienced job seeker will interview with a younger boss.... Read More
Flexible jobs for mature women
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10 Flexible Jobs for Women Over 50

Have you been dreaming of a more flexible job than you have currently? Did the pandemic and society’s reaction to it cause you to rethink your caree... Read More
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100% of Jobs Lost in December Were Women!

In the past month, 140,000 jobs were lost. All of them, according to an analysis from the National Women's Law Center, belonged to women! In December,... Read More
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Finding YOU: 4 Tools for Clarifying the True You

There are times in our lives when the last thing we want to do is “dig in” and look inward. Job loss, relationship upheaval, illness are examples.... Read More
Working From Home
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Do’s and Don’ts of Working From Home

Me retire? Never I say! Why should I when I can do WHAT I do while working from home. Admittedly, there’s joy in not having to get dressed in my “... Read More
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Moving Your Workspace Outside

Slouched over at an ordinary desk while being surrounded by four plain walls can grow boring day-after-day. Working from home has increased with the s... Read More
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How to Be More Productive Doing Less

When It Comes to Productivity, Less Can Get You More What has the COVID-19 pandemic of 2020 highlighted for me?  Pre-COVID, I was an over-sc... Read More
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5 Smart Career Moves

Did you ever walk away from an interview and know you didn’t nail it? Introduce yourself to a new acquaintance and feel like you missed communicatin... Read More