The Business World Articles

  • How I Became an Entrepreneur by Mistake

    How I Became an Entrepreneur by Mistake

    by on October 18th, 2014

    As RCs move into recruiting season, and ECs face down its home stretch, Agustina Rosenfeld (HBS MBA ’14) shares her experience charting her career during her time at HBS. There is some truth to John Lennon’s idea … Read More

  • The Classy Career Girl Manifesto

    The Classy Career Girl Manifesto

    by on October 17th, 2014

    I was challenged by my own personal business coach to write down what I would say to you if it was the last final thing I could say on social media.  Something that I might be scared to share with you. So here goes. I … Read More

  • Top 5 Mistakes Job Searchers Are Making Right Now

    Top 5 Mistakes Job Searchers Are Making Right Now

    by on October 16th, 2014

    Today I want to dive into the most common mistakes that I am seeing job searchers making right now. I have done over 100 career strategy sessions with women over the last year so I have heard exactly what is and isn’t … Read More

  • Are You Ever Really Ready for a Baby?

    Are You Ever Really Ready for a Baby?

    by on October 15th, 2014

    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! My husband … Read More

  • How Small Time Bloggers Can Make Money Blogging

    How Small Time Bloggers Can Make Money Blogging

    by on October 11th, 2014

    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! Whenever I … Read More

  • What to Expect When You Intern at a Startup

    What to Expect When You Intern at a Startup

    by on October 10th, 2014

    The world of startups is exciting and fast-paced, but the office culture can be very different from other work experiences that you have had in the past. These tips will help you to know what to expect! Work Hard – … Read More

  • How To Decide If You Should You Stay or Leave Your Job

    How To Decide If You Should You Stay or Leave Your Job

    by on October 9th, 2014

    This video is the second in the series counting down to my live webinar training on October 9th at 6pm PST called, “How to Ditch Your Dead End Job and Find a Career You Love.” If you are signed up, I can’t wait to … Read More

  • Don’t Underestimate the Importance of Working with a Great Broker

    Don’t Underestimate the Importance of Working with a Great Broker

    by on October 7th, 2014

    Is this a good time to look at refinancing your home loan? It could be, if your reasons for refinancing are right. If you want to use some or all of your home’s equity to pay off high-interest credit card bills, you … Read More

  • My Career Journey and How It Can Help You

    My Career Journey and How It Can Help You

    by on October 4th, 2014

    So let’s start with my journey and we are going to go way back to college. I had no idea what major to pick. My mom said I should pick math because it would make me look smart and I would get into college. … Read More

  • Stay in Corporate or Start a Biz? Here’s How to Decide

    Stay in Corporate or Start a Biz? Here’s How to Decide

    by on September 29th, 2014

    Do you want to be employed or do you want to be the employer? Starting a business is not the right path for everyone. Deciding whether to remain in a job or build a business should be done with less emotion and a lot of … Read More

  • The Arts of Communication

    The Arts of Communication

    by on September 28th, 2014

    In 1994 Barnett Helzberg, Jr. crossed Fifth Avenue and 59th Street, passing by The Plaza Hotel. It was a normal day until he ran into Warren Buffett. He took all his courage and approached the legendary investor. … Read More

  • The Rise, Fall, and Resurrection of the Electric Car

    The Rise, Fall, and Resurrection of the Electric Car

    by on September 26th, 2014

    The best-selling pamphlet Common Sense by Thomas Paine defined the American Revolutionary era. It inspired people in the North American colonies to fight and declare independence from the British Crown. It was merely 48 … Read More

  • A Case Study in Living Beyond Your Means

    A Case Study in Living Beyond Your Means

    by on September 25th, 2014

    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! Living Beyond … Read More

  • 8 Ways to Stay Motivated When You Hate Your Job

    8 Ways to Stay Motivated When You Hate Your Job

    by on September 24th, 2014

    OK, I admit it. I will tell you a secret just between you and I … I stayed in a job I hated for many, many years because I had a good salary and health benefits and a mortgage and other bills to pay. I dreaded walking … Read More