Whether you want to boost your career, be a better leader, start your own business or read about other women like you, our career & business section has you covered.

Category Archives: Career & Business

Whether you want to boost your career, be a better leader, start your own business or read about other women like you, our career & business section has you covered.

Ageism Feature
Career Maker

How to Age-Proof Your Job Hunt

Agism is pervasive in the job market and, according to study findings, women are more likely to be discriminated against because of their age than men... Read More
Power Nap Feature
Career Maker

Can Napping Make You a Better Leader?

Do highly successful people sleep more or less than everyone else? There is no real answer to that question. Many leaders do just fine on a few hours ... Read More
Reputation Management Feature
Career Maker

The Importance of Managing Your Digital Reputation

They say reputation is everything but what about in the digital age? Let’s face it, social media has changed the world. That’s true when it comes ... Read More
Senior Discounts Feature
Money & Finance

To Discount or Not to Discount, That is the Question

It’s a RewardYou’re having lunch at a restaurant. Will you ask if they offer senior discounts? You’re making reservations for a hotel. Do yo... Read More
Featured Women

Inspirational Women in Their Prime: Cheryl Roth

Cheryl Roth went to college at Ohio University. She was a stay-at-home mom of twin boys for 15 years until almost 20 years ago when she started ... Read More
leadership qualities
Leadership Growth

Strong, Smart Leaders Ask for Help

For many women in leadership positions, seeking help can be a bit of a Catch-22. Female leaders often feel extra pressure to project confidence at all... Read More
burnout
Leadership Growth

Get Inspired: 5 Ways to Beat Career Burnout

After spending a decade or more building a solid career, you’ve finally arrived at the pinnacle of your industry. Your friends admire you, your coll... Read More
Failures Feature
Leadership Growth

Failure is Not Fatal! It’s the Road To Success!

I’ve said many times: I’ve learned more from my failures than from my successes…and I’ve made some whoppers. Goof-ups, missteps, slip-ups and ... Read More
Personal Branding Feature
Entrepreneurs

Reinvent Your Personal Brand

Is it too late to change your personal brand? NO!Since we launched Next-Up earlier this year, we have been helping people to reinvent themselves f... Read More
Nancy A. Hughes Feature
Featured Women

Inspirational Women in Their Prime: Nancy A. Hughes

What’s a woman to do when she leaves the big city where she grew up and finds herself in a very small town with few options for a career? That’s t... Read More
self doubt
Leadership Growth

10 Ways Women Become Powerful and Confident

A recent study conducted by VitalSmarts found that women who are assertive are seen as less competent than men, as much as 35 percent less competent. ... Read More
Women Helping Women Feature
Leadership Growth

Are You Supporting the Success of Other Women?

Throughout history, there have been many instances of women helping women. Yet, in modern times, there are just as many – if not more – instances ... Read More
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