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Coffee and a Ball Gag | The Taboo Corner | Sexual Empowerment for Women and Couples

Coffee and a Ball Gag | The Taboo Corner | Sexual Empowerment for Women and Couples | Empowering Women | Scoop.it

Ever wonder where women go for sex advise? Believe it or not, it is not our girlfriends, partners or even the internet. Many go nowhere

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100 Motivational Quotes That Will Inspire You to Succeed

100 Motivational Quotes That Will Inspire You to Succeed | Empowering Women | Scoop.it
Everyone needs some inspiration, and these motivational quotes will give you the edge you need to create your success. So read on and let them inspire you.
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7 Qualities of People with High Emotional Intelligence

7 Qualities of People with High Emotional Intelligence | Empowering Women | Scoop.it
“If your emotional abilities aren’t in hand, if you don’t have self-awareness, if you are not able to manage your distressing emotions, if you can’t have empathy and have effective relationships, then no matter how smart you are, you are not going...
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Do any of these qualities require medication?

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A 5 Step Process For Mentorship

A 5 Step Process For Mentorship | Empowering Women | Scoop.it
As a mentor you have to cleanse your thinking. You have to take ownership on how you approach anything and everything. Especially on how you approach your mentees. You need to focus on your own frame of mind first.
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Do you have a mentor - if you want clarity and more success ... get one!

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Why has “empowerment” become critical to success?

Why has “empowerment” become critical to success? | Empowering Women | Scoop.it
In today’s world, “success begins by empowering others”—literally. We are no longer in an Industrial Age which values machines and “things.”  We are deep into a Knowledge Worker Age which values id...
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I could  not have said it better!!

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Coca-Cola Increases Focus on Women's Empowerment in North America

Coca-Cola Increases Focus on Women's Empowerment in North America | Empowering Women | Scoop.it
New programs from The Coca-Cola Company and The Coca-Cola Foundation equip women in the U.S. with business skills, including 5by20 initiatives with a
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Great Leaders Serve With Great Returns

Great Leaders Serve With Great Returns | Empowering Women | Scoop.it

The great leaders know that the more they serve, the greater the return.


Via Matthew Fritz, John Michel
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Amen!

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John Michel's curator insight, March 9, 8:55 AM

Great leaders serve with mentorship. There are many ways to pass on wisdom and skills, and help others learn how to be better in their lives. When we are lighting the heart of someone else, in return the our own flame is extended. 

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What Leadership Is -- And What It Is Not - Entrepreneur

What Leadership Is -- And What It Is Not - Entrepreneur | Empowering Women | Scoop.it
Great leaders inspire and create meaningful, lasting opportunities and new ways of thinking. They believe in change. They have an impact on the future.
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Love this article - Leaders impact the future ... Are you a leader???

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Communication Mistakes to Avoid at All Costs

Communication Mistakes to Avoid at All Costs | Empowering Women | Scoop.it
Communication is at the core of almost everything we do. If you want to build better communication skills, a good first step is identifying and avoiding these common problems.
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Communication is the heart of everything - get it right the first time and you wont have to back peddle

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Gender Equality and Diversity- Key to Organisational Success! - Caribbean Leadership Project - Caribbean Leadership Project

Gender Equality and Diversity- Key to Organisational Success! - Caribbean Leadership Project - Caribbean Leadership Project | Empowering Women | Scoop.it
Utilizing the skills and talent of both men and women is significant for #economicgrowth & #development http://t.co/a61vjsN3m7

Via Dr Lendy Spires
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It is all about inclusion not just diversity!

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What No One Ever Told You About Work-Life Balance

What No One Ever Told You About Work-Life Balance | Empowering Women | Scoop.it
When it comes to work and life, most of us know what it feels like to be out of balance. But do we know what it feels like to be in balance? It’s not a trick question—even if it seems so at first.
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There is no such thing as balance ....

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5 Steps to Creating a Killer Workplace Culture - Linked 2 Leadership

5 Steps to Creating a Killer Workplace Culture - Linked 2 Leadership | Empowering Women | Scoop.it
Do you want your company to thrive? Then you need to create a killer workplace culture. Here are 5 Steps to Creating a Killer Workplace Culture

Via Ron McIntyre
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Define what your culture should look like! -

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Interesting POV, #WDYTT?  I agree with a lot of what is said, the key is how authentic and transparent the leadership is in the process. Many companies today have lost sight of culture or they are afraid to tackle a change. Also point 4 is one that must be done carefully and with full disclosure else it will backfire. Thanks for sharing Rich Bishop.

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Boardroom failure must not foster gender bias!

Boardroom failure must not foster gender bias! | Empowering Women | Scoop.it
Boardroom failure must not foster gender bias! http://t.co/Y1EILL5wsS #board #appointments
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A must read article - Diversity in the boardroom is more than gender ... it is risk taking and growth

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Can't Get No Satisfaction? The Myth of Work-Life Balance - Tamara McCleary

Can't Get No Satisfaction? The Myth of Work-Life Balance - Tamara McCleary | Empowering Women | Scoop.it
We've been told balance will bring happiness to our life. The only problem is finding life balance is impossible. What should we strive for? Satisfaction.
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Harmony!  Absolute Satisfaction!

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I Am the Sandwich Generation

I Am the Sandwich Generation | Empowering Women | Scoop.it
One month ago, I had never even heard the term "sandwich generation." Now I'm living it. If you're unfamiliar with the term, you're not alone. But I'm a fast learner so now I'm hip to the term.
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Developing an Add Value Attitude - Warrior Life Leadership

Developing an Add Value Attitude - Warrior Life Leadership | Empowering Women | Scoop.it
I’m sure you’ve heard the phrase ‘add value’ thrown around quite a bit.  It’ all the rage these days and there’s a reason for that.
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Millennials Favour Facebook for US Political News: Survey

Millennials Favour Facebook for US Political News: Survey | Empowering Women | Scoop.it
A Pew Research Center report surveyed nearly 3,000 online adults to learn how Americans are informing themselves.
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Things that make you go hmmmmm - FYI FB is not proven new source

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10 Reasons Why Emotional Intelligence Is Critical For Leaders

10 Reasons Why Emotional Intelligence Is Critical For Leaders | Empowering Women | Scoop.it
Many of us believe great leaders are born, specifically we attach certain characteristics to our version of what we believe is successful. So, what are the key traits most of us believe a leader sh...
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Training Millennials: The Trick Is Knowing How They View Leadership

Training Millennials: The Trick Is Knowing How They View Leadership | Empowering Women | Scoop.it
Entry-level training programs for Millennials up to this point have neared perfection. However, HR professionals now have another development conundrum: How do we train Generation Y for …

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To establish a leadership profile for #millennials, you need to understand the generation & how they view #leadership

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Obama Signs Actions Taking Aim at Gender Pay Gap

Stream WZTV Fox 17 Newscasts LIVE starting with Fox 17 This Morning at 5am and News at 9pm. WASHINGTON (AP) -- In a concerted election-year push to draw atte...
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If we do not ASK for more - no bill will get us more.  Think about it -  Salary equals self worth -  I have no issue with compensation being a talked about item - however we get what we ask for ...

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Women Earn Less than Men in Architecture and Engineering Professions

Women Earn Less than Men in Architecture and Engineering Professions | Empowering Women | Scoop.it
Actress Patricia Arquette spoke passionately about closing the gender pay gap during her acceptance speech for Best Supporting Actress during the Academy Awards on Sunday night. An uneven playing f...
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Love Patricia Arquette - in her moment to shine she decided to shed that light on women - Can I get a YES

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There are more men on corporate boards named John, Robert, William or James than there are women on boards altogether

There are more men on corporate boards named John, Robert, William or James than there are women on boards altogether | Empowering Women | Scoop.it
Let's just think about that for a moment.
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And there it is - this article made me smile

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The No. 1 Thing Holding You Back As A Leader - Forbes

The No. 1 Thing Holding You Back As A Leader - Forbes | Empowering Women | Scoop.it
Leadership isn't nearly as complex as people make it out to be, but that doesn't mean it isn't hard.
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Be My Valentine: A Leader Lesson

Be My Valentine: A Leader Lesson | Empowering Women | Scoop.it
What does Valentine's Day have to do with leadership? Chip Bell, author of the newly-released book Sprinkles, suggests that leaders can offer value-unique service to their associates, providing a m...
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Great blog post on leadership and love -

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How We Can Help Young Girls Stay Assertive

How We Can Help Young Girls Stay Assertive | Empowering Women | Scoop.it
When she's four, she's audacious. When she's 14, she has trouble speaking up for herself. Here's how to help young women keep their voice.
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A must read for every parent - You can bet my girls are all over this

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So Much Ado About Mentorship By Samuel Obafemi, @sobafemi | Nuggets4Nobles

So Much Ado About Mentorship By Samuel Obafemi, @sobafemi | Nuggets4Nobles | Empowering Women | Scoop.it
RT @Nuggets4Nobles: #MustRead: So Much Ado About Mentorship By Samuel Obafemi, @sobafemi http://t.co/2inOV7SKr3
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This is a great read on Mentoring - we are all human

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