Empowering Women
Follow
2.6K views | +3 today
Empowering Women
Empowering Women
Women's Leadership and the Bedroom (Home Life Balance)  
Curated by Lauran Star
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Lauran Star
Scoop.it!

To Guide Difficult Conversations, Try Using Compassion

To Guide Difficult Conversations, Try Using Compassion | Empowering Women | Scoop.it
Kindness is rarely inappropriate.(To Guide Difficult Conversations, Try Using #Compassion @AllisonRimm @HarvardBiz http://t.co/i9JT5yCfrZ #communication #EI)...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Lauran Star
Scoop.it!

Deanna Brann, Ph.D.: Marriage Issues vs. Mother-in-Law Issues: Tips on How to Know the Difference

Deanna Brann, Ph.D.: Marriage Issues vs. Mother-in-Law Issues: Tips on How to Know the Difference | Empowering Women | Scoop.it
Marriage, as wonderful as it can be, certainly has its challenges -- especially when you throw your relationship with your mother-in-law into the mix.
Read More...
More on Relationships
Lauran Star's insight:

Love this

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Lauran Star
Scoop.it!

Generational Differences at Work?

Generational Differences at Work? | Empowering Women | Scoop.it
Maybe there is something to the stereotypes after all. (Generational Differences At Work http://t.co/338G7etR8C #leadership #communication)
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Lauran Star
Scoop.it!

Working moms' kids fare just as well as stay-at-home counterparts, study says - CBS News

Working moms' kids fare just as well as stay-at-home counterparts, study says - CBS News | Empowering Women | Scoop.it
Working moms' kids fare just as well as stay-at-home counterparts, study says CBS News "This research suggests changes in maternity leave and greater availability of childcare and the consequent increase in maternal employment have played a big...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Lauran Star
Scoop.it!

Reducing complexity in management communication...

Reducing complexity in management communication... | Empowering Women | Scoop.it
We all need access to useful, relevant and current information to help us make decisions and manage in an ever changing world.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Lauran Star
Scoop.it!

Angie Hicks: Treat Employees as You Would Like to be Treated

Angie Hicks: Treat Employees as You Would Like to be Treated | Empowering Women | Scoop.it
GUEST MENTOR Angie Hicks, co-founder and chief marketing officer of Angie's List: Years before Angie’s List went public, when our employees numbered around 20, a friend offered some advice: “Remember that no one else can put your family first.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Lauran Star
Scoop.it!

Guests and Topics | Lauran Star Consulting

Guests and Topics | Lauran Star Consulting | Empowering Women | Scoop.it
Empowering Women from Boardroom to BedroomTM with Lauran Star All programs are broadcast live every Monday  & Wednesday 3pm EST/ 12pm PST LISTEN NOW
Lauran Star's insight:

Tonight on Empowering Women - Living true to your essence with Fran Fisher
Listen NOW
http://streamdb3web.securenetsystems.net/v4/index.cfm?stationCallSign=CTRN&relocateURL=true&p22547441=true

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Lauran Star
Scoop.it!

The Chocolate Facts Are Not What They Seem.

Read on for an overview of all the chocolate facts as they pertain to different health issues. (Healthy chocolate offers great stress reduction tools. It boosts endorphins.
Lauran Star's insight:

I had to post this - see how chocolate is healthy!  Flipping YUM

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Lauran Star
Scoop.it!

3 Easy Steps To Refine Your Communication Skills & Influence Change

3 Easy Steps To Refine Your Communication Skills & Influence Change | Empowering Women | Scoop.it
Developing ‘Communication Appreciation’ Can Reshape Your Relationships At Work. Use these tips to refine your communication skills.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Lauran Star
Scoop.it!

Top 10 Instant Stress Busters

Top 10 Instant Stress Busters | Empowering Women | Scoop.it
Beating chronic stress is a long-term effort, and we've shared a lot of ways to deal with it—but what if you're overcome with stress right now and just want to calm down? Here are ten ways you can bust through stress and get on with your day.
Lauran Star's insight:

My favorite - labeling your feeling...and then admitting it!

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Lauran Star
Scoop.it!

A Balance Between Home and Work... Seriously? There Is No Such Thing!

A Balance Between Home and Work... Seriously? There Is No Such Thing! | Empowering Women | Scoop.it
This is for all of you working parents out there. Not to slight the stay at home parents, because honestly I know your job is terribly challenging everyday, I truly do. But I am so sick of hearing ...
Lauran Star's insight:

Well Stated!  Balance is not equal - we need to shift our perspective and focus on the moments.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Lauran Star
Scoop.it!

4 Reasons Smart Companies Embrace Work from Home Options

4 Reasons Smart Companies Embrace Work from Home Options | Empowering Women | Scoop.it
The initial reaction to Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer's decision to ban telecommuting was overwhelmingly against, with workplace experts, working professionals, and parents speaking out in favor of worki (More and more people are wanting a better...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Lauran Star
Scoop.it!

Do You Need a Relationship Coach? - Huffington Post

Do You Need a Relationship Coach? - Huffington Post | Empowering Women | Scoop.it
Do You Need a Relationship Coach?
Huffington Post
Training in relational wellness and emotional intelligence is needed now more than ever in America. Families are ...
Lauran Star's insight:

Relationships take work- who is in your corner?

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Lauran Star
Scoop.it!

Heather Taylor-Miesle: This is When America Got Serious About Confronting Climate Change

Heather Taylor-Miesle: This is When America Got Serious About Confronting Climate Change | Empowering Women | Scoop.it
President Obama laid out a climate action plan on Tuesday that will dramatically reduce global warming pollution and expand the clean energy economy. The plan is strong and concrete and will deliver lasting benefits to the American people.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Lauran Star
Scoop.it!

Does This Get Women Into The C-Suite?

Does This Get Women Into The C-Suite? | Empowering Women | Scoop.it
Are girls who play team sports more likely to end up in C-suite positions? Apparently so.
Lauran Star's insight:

Not surprising

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Lauran Star
Scoop.it!

Balancing act: Can a business be financially successful and worker-friendly? - Deseret News

Balancing act: Can a business be financially successful and worker-friendly? - Deseret News | Empowering Women | Scoop.it
Deseret News
Balancing act: Can a business be financially successful and worker-friendly?
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Lauran Star
Scoop.it!

It's Not About The Nail

"Don't try to fix it. I just need you to listen." Every man has heard these words. And they are the law of the land. No matter what. (RT @therealcliffyb: Aaand this is the best video all month that you'll find about communication in a relationship.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Lauran Star
Scoop.it!

| Streamlining Tips for Creating Better Work/Life Balance

| Streamlining Tips for Creating Better Work/Life Balance | Empowering Women | Scoop.it
Busy at work? A lot to do at home? Here are some great tips for creating work/life balance now http://t.co/AJRdTv2mo6 via @CharellStar
Lauran Star's insight:

It is not about balance as it is being present!

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Lauran Star
Scoop.it!

99 ways to improve your communication - Project Eve

99 ways to improve your communication - Project Eve | Empowering Women | Scoop.it
99 ways to improve your communication: Strong and effective communication skills are critical to your business... http://t.co/PCJFiVo8jc
Lauran Star's insight:

Regardless of Gender - Communication is Key!

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Lauran Star
Scoop.it!

10 Communication Secrets of Great Leaders

10 Communication Secrets of Great Leaders | Empowering Women | Scoop.it
It is simply impossible to become a great leader without being a great communicator. I hope you noticed the previous sentence didn't refer to being a great talker - big difference.
Lauran Star's insight:

A great read on communication - even if it focuses on male communication - women can get a bit from it!

more...
Susan Gingras Fitzell's curator insight, April 29, 2013 9:38 PM

A great way to better your presentation and communication skills is to watch, listen to and read other great communicators!

Susan Gingras Fitzell's curator insight, April 29, 2013 9:39 PM

A great way to better your presentation and communication skills is to watch, listen to and read other great communicators!

Scooped by Lauran Star
Scoop.it!

How Do You Define Success? Six Factors to Consider

How Do You Define Success? Six Factors to Consider | Empowering Women | Scoop.it
Lauran Star's insight:

On today's show at 3pm EST - Fear of Success or Failure - Call in with your questions - www.lauranstar.com

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Lauran Star
Scoop.it!

Five Things Every Virtual Manager Should Do - Forbes

Five Things Every Virtual Manager Should Do - Forbes | Empowering Women | Scoop.it
Managing virtual teams has become a must-have leadership skill. Try these tips to become more effective at it.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Lauran Star
Scoop.it!

In Case You Missed It: Best Leadership & Communication Posts of the Week

In Case You Missed It: Best Leadership & Communication Posts of the Week | Empowering Women | Scoop.it
Welcome to my weekly round-up of top leadership and communication blog posts.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Lauran Star
Scoop.it!

6 Work-life Balance Tips for Entrepreneurs Working at Home

6 Work-life Balance Tips for Entrepreneurs Working at Home | Empowering Women | Scoop.it
If you are a small business owner who is fighting space crunches then working at home is not an option, it becomes a necessity. While working at home comes with its own share of perks like not havi...
Lauran Star's insight:

You can have it all- just not at the exact same moment!

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Lauran Star
Scoop.it!

Don't Lean In. Walk Out. - Forbes

Don't Lean In. Walk Out. - Forbes | Empowering Women | Scoop.it
I couldn't resist reading Anne-Marie  Slaughter's review of Sheryl Sandberg's much-discussed new book, Lean In, in the Sunday Book Review of The New York Times.
Lauran Star's insight:

Bravo Eliane Pofeldt!  I agree - women can and do more than just corporate America - and one size does not fit all.  While Mrs. Sandberg's book focuses on HER climb to the top - it is not everyone's climb ... Lets face it we all do not want to be a cut out.  Women have sooo much more to give not just to the job but also to themselves.

more...
No comment yet.