The Business World Articles

  • 3 Simple Rules to Navigate Pregnancy at Work

    3 Simple Rules to Navigate Pregnancy at Work

    by on October 30th, 2014

    If you haven’t already, you will probably come in close contact with a pregnant woman in the near future. She might be your partner, co-worker or employee. Perhaps she might be you. As someone who has been through the … Read More

  • Getting Started With SEO to Promote Your Blog

    Getting Started With SEO to Promote Your Blog

    by on October 27th, 2014

    If you have a blog or are interested in starting one, Search Engine Optimization (SEO) should be one of the first things you consider if you are hoping to get a lot of views and interaction on your posts. However, it can … Read More

  • Internships Today Lead to Job Offers Tomorrow

    Internships Today Lead to Job Offers Tomorrow

    by on October 25th, 2014

    As you begin planning for your career beyond graduate business school, how will an internship fit into the portfolio of academic and personal accomplishments you’ll present to a prospective employer? An internship in … Read More

  • Taking on City Hall

    Taking on City Hall

    by on October 24th, 2014

    Senior Lecturer and former Amgen CEO Kevin Sharer shares his advice on how to succeed in influencing decisions by zooming out from looking just at the negotiation. Last week a committed student leader was in my office … Read More

  • I Love My Career Case Study—Vivian Ly: “I Got 3 Job Offers!”

    I Love My Career Case Study—Vivian Ly: “I Got 3 Job Offers!”

    by on October 23rd, 2014

    Welcome to the first edition of the “I Love My Career” series which aims to celebrate women (and my clients) who are stepping up and making HUGE leaps in their careers. I love sharing the real and raw truth on what … Read More

  • The Best LinkedIn Strategy

    The Best LinkedIn Strategy

    by on October 22nd, 2014

    So we all know that job searching can eat up a lot of time. First, you have to find a job to apply to. Then, you have to complete those awful applications that make you include so much info that no one even looks at. And … Read More

  • Finding a Career You Love is Not as Hard as You Think

    Finding a Career You Love is Not as Hard as You Think

    by on October 21st, 2014

    You’ve tried everything you can think of in your job search. So where, exactly, are you against your career goals and dreams? The truth is, most of us struggle to find a career we love at first. And even if you have a … Read More

  • Make Your Own Ladder

    Make Your Own Ladder

    by on October 20th, 2014

    Regular contributor Patrick Daniel saw Burger King CEO Daniel Schwartz speak on campus last week. Schwartz ascended to the position at 32, and Patrick reflects on what means for climbing the ladder: make your own. When … Read More

  • 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