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Seven tips for women leaders: insights from the new book ‘Disrupt’

Seven tips for women leaders: insights from the new book ‘Disrupt’ | Empowering Women Entrepreneurs | Scoop.it
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Go with your gut feeling | Magnus Walker | TEDxUCLA - YouTube

Never miss a talk! SUBSCRIBE to the TEDx channel: http://bit.ly/1FAg8hB Magnus Walker talks about his life journey of following his passion and going with hi...
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This CEO thinks listening is the most important leadership skill

This CEO thinks listening is the most important leadership skill | Empowering Women Entrepreneurs | Scoop.it
James E. Lillie, CEO of Jarden Corporation, which owns such beloved products as Ball jars and Crock Pots, tells Fortune's Susie Gharib why listening to employees is the most important leadership skill.
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Wonder women and macho men

Wonder women and macho men | Empowering Women Entrepreneurs | Scoop.it
“CRISTINA’S pleasure” blared the cover of a 2012 edition of Noticias, a tabloid news magazine in Argentina. A caricature of the country’s president,...
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The Biggest Barrier to Wealth Is Your Self-Limiting Beliefs

The Biggest Barrier to Wealth Is Your Self-Limiting Beliefs | Empowering Women Entrepreneurs | Scoop.it
Lots of smart people have doubts about themselves and misconceptions about money that are long overdue for reexamining.
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After 70 Years of Men, Some Say It Is ‘High Time’ a Woman Led the U.N.

After 70 Years of Men, Some Say It Is ‘High Time’ a Woman Led the U.N. | Empowering Women Entrepreneurs | Scoop.it
Growing calls for a woman to lead the United Nations reflect not only an appeal for gender equity but also frustration with the opaque way in which world powers bargain over the appointment.
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“Investing in girls is the smartest move we can make”

“Investing in girls is the smartest move we can make” | Empowering Women Entrepreneurs | Scoop.it
During her stay in Addis Ababa for the Financing for Development Summit in mid-July, Secretary of State for International Development, Justine Greening, was keen to take some time away from the con...
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Women Make Strides in Business Ownership

Women Make Strides in Business Ownership | Empowering Women Entrepreneurs | Scoop.it
While the growth rate of new businesses remains stalled, fresh government data show the share of women-owned firms has climbed.
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Great Leaders Serve | By Mark Miller | One Word… Collaboration

Great Leaders Serve | By Mark Miller | One Word… Collaboration | Empowering Women Entrepreneurs | Scoop.it
Often, a single word or concept can make huge difference for leaders and their organizations. I’ve written about some of these in the past: Inspire, Team
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To be a great  #leader, one must be a great servant

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How to Increase Mental Toughness: 4 Secrets of Navy SEALs and Olympians

How to Increase Mental Toughness: 4 Secrets of Navy SEALs and Olympians | Empowering Women Entrepreneurs | Scoop.it
These techniques are all about good preparation and hard work
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Great Leaders Serve | By Mark Miller | Be Careful Where You Aim – You Might Hit it There

Great Leaders Serve | By Mark Miller | Be Careful Where You Aim – You Might Hit it There | Empowering Women Entrepreneurs | Scoop.it
When was the last time you took a vacation? This may seem like a random question, but it is not intended to be. One of the disciplines I have learned and h
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22 Habits That Will Make Your Life A Little More Peaceful Each Day

22 Habits That Will Make Your Life A Little More Peaceful Each Day | Empowering Women Entrepreneurs | Scoop.it
Stop interacting with people who aren't positive influences in your life, and don't apologize for doing so. If they want to call you rude or unkind, so be it. You are under no obligation to make other people comfortable at the expense of your own sanity.
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How women entrepreneurs can use Digital Marketing to their advantage

How women entrepreneurs can use Digital Marketing to their advantage | Empowering Women Entrepreneurs | Scoop.it
Manica Chetty, Founder of Addie Mall gives up tips on how women can use digital marketing to their advantage.
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5 steps to take before quitting your job to become an entrepreneur

5 steps to take before quitting your job to become an entrepreneur | Empowering Women Entrepreneurs | Scoop.it
Too many people have become obsessed with an idea and quit their jobs impulsively only to find their potential business isn't as strong as they thought it would be.
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Don't be afraid BUT prepared

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12 Little Known Laws of Mindfulness (That Will Change Your Life)

12 Little Known Laws of Mindfulness (That Will Change Your Life) | Empowering Women Entrepreneurs | Scoop.it
Mindfulness as a daily ritual is the ultimate challenge and practice. It’s a way of living, of being, of seeing, of tapping into the full power of your humanity. Here's what you need to know.
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Meet the MBA class of 2017: More diverse, and competitive, than ever

Meet the MBA class of 2017: More diverse, and competitive, than ever | Empowering Women Entrepreneurs | Scoop.it
The incoming class of 2017 is among the most accomplished to ever step on campus.
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Even Hurricane Katrina couldn’t shake New Orleans’ cocktail queen

Even Hurricane Katrina couldn’t shake New Orleans’ cocktail queen | Empowering Women Entrepreneurs | Scoop.it
How the Tales of the Cocktail founder brought the event back to her home city in the wake of the devastating storm.
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Don't Stop Believing: What to Do When Your Business Encounters a Setback | SmallBizClub

Don't Stop Believing: What to Do When Your Business Encounters a Setback | SmallBizClub | Empowering Women Entrepreneurs | Scoop.it
As much as we don’t like to admit it, setbacks are unavoidable in business. But what really makes the difference is not whether we encounter failures—because we all do—it’s how we respond to them. The experience of a setback in business reminds me of the Journey song “Don’t Stop Believing.” Even when the odds are
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7 Rejections

7 Rejections | Empowering Women Entrepreneurs | Scoop.it
On June 26, 2008, our friend Michael Seibel introduced us to 7 prominent investors in Silicon Valley. We were attempting…
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Rejections from others is a test of how much you believe in yourself, your service and product. Keep believing and keep going, the right people will show up and affirm your belief.

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7 GEMS OF ADVICE THAT EVERY SUCCESSFUL ENTREPRENEUR EMBODIES

7 GEMS OF ADVICE THAT EVERY SUCCESSFUL ENTREPRENEUR EMBODIES | Empowering Women Entrepreneurs | Scoop.it
Every successful entrepreneur embodies similar traits… whether they themselves know it or not, they do.
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The Deal-Making Women Pushing Into the Fickle World of Fashion

The Deal-Making Women Pushing Into the Fickle World of Fashion | Empowering Women Entrepreneurs | Scoop.it
Women drive the economy. But they rarely drive private equity, a business that’s reshaped economic life for millions.
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Meet TV’s highest-ranking Indian-American woman

Meet TV’s highest-ranking Indian-American woman | Empowering Women Entrepreneurs | Scoop.it
Bela Bajaria, president of Universal Television, is the force behind behind hits like Brooklyn Nine-Nine and Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt.
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4 Ways to Get Anyone -- Even Your Heroes -- to Be Your Mentor

4 Ways to Get Anyone -- Even Your Heroes -- to Be Your Mentor | Empowering Women Entrepreneurs | Scoop.it
Many people assume that getting a mentor needs to look a certain way. I've redefined the mentoring relationship and used my own version of it to my advantage.
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