The Business World Articles

  • 3 Creative and Different Resume Ideas

    3 Creative and Different Resume Ideas

    by on April 25th, 2015

    A creative resume can mean the difference between landing your dream job and receiving yet another rejection letter. Taking into consideration the sheer number of applications employers are forced to sift through, there … Read More

  • The Language You Use May Be Holding You Back

    The Language You Use May Be Holding You Back

    by on April 23rd, 2015

    Some of the growing pains I anticipated as I transitioned into college included balancing employment with schoolwork and learning how to develop better study strategies. Once college began, I met a problem that I had … Read More

  • How to Contact Someone on LinkedIn You Are Not Connected To

    How to Contact Someone on LinkedIn You Are Not Connected To

    by on April 22nd, 2015

    So you know I am a big fan of FREE networking on LinkedIn and I don’t recommend paying for the premium service. This is why you don’t have to. You can use an introduction to contact a 2nd degree connections through … Read More

  • A Day In My Life as Mompreneur: Monday

    A Day In My Life as Mompreneur: Monday

    by on April 20th, 2015

    A few years back I wrote a blog post about a day in my life when I was a MBA grad student by night and consultant by day. I got so much great feedback that you all loved getting the behind the scenes info on my crazy … Read More

  • How to Pre-Plan Your Week So You Don’t Stress

    How to Pre-Plan Your Week So You Don’t Stress

    by on April 19th, 2015

    This post is a sneak peek at what I just shared in my “Spring Clean Your Work and Life” free training call tonight. You can still register for the recording by signing up here. I have learned how to not stress with … Read More

  • Creating and Thriving in Strong, Healthy Relationships

    Creating and Thriving in Strong, Healthy Relationships

    by on April 18th, 2015

    Ann Marie Brouillette (EC—second-year HBS student) spoke to Dr. Amy Banks, MD, the first person to bring neuroscience together with cross-cultural theory in the study of relationships. They spoke about how … Read More

  • How to Save Money in Your First Full-Time Job

    How to Save Money in Your First Full-Time Job

    by on April 17th, 2015

    Today’s post is written by Anisha Halek, a Financial Advisor dedicated to helping professional women achieve financial success. Congratulations on achieving your first full-time position! Regardless of your title or … Read More

  • How Can You Deal with Ignorance?

    How Can You Deal with Ignorance?

    by on April 16th, 2015

    An unfortunate reality of life is that you will face discrimination, especially in regards to (but not limited to) the color of your skin, your gender, and/or your sexual orientation. As a black female, I experience … Read More

  • Generalist or Specialist?

    Generalist or Specialist?

    by on April 15th, 2015

    Gong Ke Gouldstone asks what it means to be a generalist, and why we are pushed towards specialization, even when it might not be what we need. Harvard Business School is known for its General Management program, yet … Read More

  • 4 Types of Vision Boards You Can Make Today

    4 Types of Vision Boards You Can Make Today

    by on April 14th, 2015

    I love talking about vision boards. Your vision board is somewhere you put everything that you’re really excited about. It’s your vision for the year and vision for the future. You put really ANYTHING that you want … Read More

  • Have You Considered a Career in Finance?

    Have You Considered a Career in Finance?

    by on April 13th, 2015

    According to a recent Forbes poll, the primary goal of college undergrads is to major in a discipline that will enable them to be financially well-off. Even so, the number of women studying finance is not the same number … Read More

  • Using Volunteer Experience on a Resume

    Using Volunteer Experience on a Resume

    by on April 10th, 2015

    If you studied abroad while in college, you will probably agree that it was an eye-opening and enriching experience. You can use what you learned abroad during your job or internship search and it could help you to get … Read More

  • 5 Ways to Find Fast Cash Now

    5 Ways to Find Fast Cash Now

    by on April 9th, 2015

    Libby is a jack of all trades, master of… well, you know how the saying goes. Media consultant by day, mommy by night, you can usually find her with a glass of wine in hand, provided the kids are in bed! Last night, my … Read More

  • The Most Important Page on Your Website

    The Most Important Page on Your Website

    by on April 8th, 2015

    I know it’s hard to brag about yourself. As an entrepreneur I have also had this issue too of staying humble and not bragging about myself. But recently, while at a coaching event with Ali Brown’s Elevate … Read More