Shopping — Differences between men and women

October 27, 2011

I found this article from McKinsey interesting — as it not only looks at the differences between the sexes when it comes to shopping, but it also names the companies that are doing well, and what steps they take to… Read more

Change Their Minds, Change the Conversation

September 17, 2011

As much as we women like to think there is progress being made, it’s an uphill battle for most women to reach the C-suite! I heard an awesome speaker, Cindy Solomon, yesterday at the Key4Women luncheon sponsored by Key Bank…. Read more

New ways to be ‘creative!’

April 14, 2011

If you’re a regular reader here, you know I like to post the ‘best of McKinsey’ studies, and I just ran across a new one that I LOVE!! It gets managers and CEO’s to think differently about their businesses in… Read more

Glass Ceiling is still holding — even in 2011!

April 13, 2011

Here it is 2011 — and women have made some progress in the corporate world, but we’re still greatly outnumbered when it comes to high-ranking positions of power in Corporate America. I read with great interest this new report from… Read more

Quieting the Noise for Leaders (Shhhhh)!

February 6, 2011

As I sit here on a Sunday morning — ON MY COMPUTER — it suddenly dawns on me, I need to get off my computer.  Business leaders, and even if you’re not a CEO, need time to process information. And we… Read more

Being an Effective Leader

January 2, 2011

Here’s another top article from McKinsey, a global business consulant. It’s on being an effective leader, and as we begin a new year, it’s a great time to start thinking about habits we have, and changes we can make to… Read more

Tips for being a Great Boss

December 29, 2010

The importance of the boss in any organization cannot be understated. Everything trickles down from the person who leads your company. I worked for great bosses, and some who didn’t have a clue, and it makes all the difference in… Read more

Women in the Workplace

October 18, 2010

I thought it was worth adding a link to the newest GoGirl Academy blog about women in the workplace, and a new study from McKinsey and Company consultants: www.gogirlacademy.wordpress.com. Companies do better financially.