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Communication Tips for a Leader: Preventing and Dealing With Workplace Conflicts

When it comes to being a leader in the workplace, avoiding conflict is impossible. Hiding your head in the sand like an ostrich is equally not acceptable. The best way to deal with conflicts is to face them head-on and resolve them as quickly as you can. Conflicts are usually brought on by many factors,…
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100 Must-know Startup Statistics for 2019

What do you think of when you hear the word “startup?” For many of us, it’s three people packed into a garage typing on computers. While this conception of the classic Silicon Valley startup is still true in some cases, the broader definition of “startups” has grown. Startups can consist of two people or 50,…
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3 Degrees That Can Help You Start a Successful Business

If you’re considering starting your own business but you’re already in a degree program or you’re considering getting a degree in something that can help you start and have a successful business, here are three degrees you should consider.  Accounting   Businesses succeed by knowing and understanding the financial bottom line, what they need to do…
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How to Prevent Your Employees from Abusing Workplace Perks

Workplace perks can have a lot of benefits for employers and employees. Paid time off, on-site daycare and other extras can help attract high-quality candidates, but some employers are hesitant about providing them because they’re concerned that employees might go too far with them. Balancing available resources and determining which perks will actually benefit employees…
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5 Beauty Businesses to Make You Rich in 2019

The beauty and cosmetology industry has exploded over the past few years. Triggered by the arrival of influencers, the industry has become a real phenomenon. Thanks to alternative, low-cost marketing through Instagram and YouTube and a growing market, no other branch can earn you so much money in a short time. Beauty related businesses are…
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5 Female-Led Podcasts All Girl Bosses Should Listen To

Being a fearless female entrepreneur or girl boss doesn’t always come easy. Whether you’re putting the hours in at a startup, or climbing up the corporate ladder, we could all do with some help and encouragement from time to time. Podcasts are a brilliant way to find a network of supportive and creative women who…
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Biggest Health Mistakes Working Moms Make

For mothers, establishing a work-life balance can be a juggling act. Being a working mom is like working a double shift; the second you finish one, you’re on to the other, and the cycle never seems to end. Given the busyness of your role, maintaining your health may take a backseat. When it comes to…
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How To Be a Powerful Woman Entrepreneur in a Start-Up

Being involved in a start-up faces its own fair share of challenges. However, an effective and powerful woman entrepreneur in a start-up is a whole other arena. Unfortunately, there’s a significant gap between women vs. men run start-ups. For example, it was reported that out of 200 tech startups that ranked for GeekWire this year,…
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Working From Home: How It Benefits Both Employees And Employers

Whether you call it teleworking, telecommuting, or remote work, working from home is a growing alternative for businesses. But why are some employees and employers opting for work-from-home arrangements and what are the advantages? And what are some of the job you can do from home? Benefits of working from home for employees Working from…
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How a Road Trip Makes You a Better Leader

Thinking back from the road trips we have taken, we may not see right away the major takeaways. Maybe you had to change your own tire, or got lost and had to ask the local citizens of a town you have never been in for directions. Changing your own tire is a lesson in adapting…
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