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.

Susan Byrne
Featured Women

Navigating a Traditionally “Man’s” World?

Sponsored Post Be Brave. Be Driven. Raise Your Hand. In 1970, Susan Byrne found herself young, single and in need of a job in New York City, wit... Read More
Business Bedside Manner
Career Maker

How’s Your “Business” Bedside Manner?

Could it be that the National Board of Medical Examiners and the Federation of State Medical Boards are on to something that far too many entrepreneur... Read More
Communicating with Clients
Career Maker

You Never Write. You Never Call. Your Clients Go Elsewhere.

With infrequent communication, even your closest friends will forget about you- let alone those you count on for business. So, why is it we so often f... Read More
Hamlet Career Advice
Career Maker

Career Advice from William Shakespeare

“This above all: to thine own self be true.” -William Shakespeare, Hamlet Act I, Scene III [caption id="attachment_48565" align="aligncenter"... Read More
Skill Stack for Career Advancement
Career Maker

3 Tips to Inventory, Stack and Sell Your Skills for Career Advancement

Whose got skills? Women in their Prime have, whether by design or default, developed many skills. When it is time to look at career advancement, secu... Read More
Intuitive Decision Making
Leadership Growth

Excel with Intuitive Decision Making

In today’s fast-paced world you are often required to respond quickly with a strong sense of urgency. Despite the vast and easily accessible informa... Read More
Gender Wage Gap
Career Maker

8 Tips on Closing the Gender Wage Gap

In the decade of the 1970’s, I graduated from college with a degree in mathematics and certification to teach that subject. Upon graduation, I could... Read More
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Career Maker

5 Things You Should Know Before Announcing Your Retirement

Congratulations! You are hot! Yes...you! As a woman in your prime, you just made history. You are the hottest demographic in the labor market today. ... Read More
Confidence Code

It’s a Confidence Game

Confidence is an elusive attribute. We all feel we have it – or had it – at some point in our careers. But, as we age, some of us have less of it.... Read More
Mental Flexibility Tips for Career Growth
Career Maker

10 Mental Flexibility Tips for Career Growth

How’s your flexibility? No, not "can you reach your toes", but mental flexibility? Turns out it is important in a variety of ways, and here I want ... Read More
Best Seller

Inside Secrets To Writing A Bestseller

Writing a book is part of many people’s dreams – but few achieve it. Most dream of publishing a novel, but there is a much easier book we can ... Read More
Morning Ritual
Career Maker

Start Smart: 3 Steps Every Successful Executive Takes In the Morning

I admit it. I am not a morning person. I don't bounce from the bed ready to stare down monsters, nor spring forward at 5 a.m. extolling the virtues of... Read More
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