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10 Killer Leadership Skills: The Great Differentiators?

Last week at Hallmark I hosted a couple gentlemen from a partner company. During our return

Five traits of a memorable leader

#TBT! Re-posting one of our favorite leadership articles, from the always-on-point Tara Jaye Frank. The internet

Don’t give up your seat: A moment with Maya Angelou

In my mid-twenties, I was blessed to get my most life-altering work assignment. Hallmark created a

5 Simple Strategies to Keep Your Hero Talent

Tara Jaye Frank is the author of Say Yes: A Woman’s Guide to Advancing Her Professional Purpose.

Great Leaders Know When to Step Aside

We talk about the need for leaders to be visible… commanding… present… courageous. We think of

A 7-Day Guide to Transforming Your Career

I don’t know about you, but I’ve been guilty of searching the internet for 7-day diets,

Leaderly Quote: You can’t be transformational and universally liked at the same time.

“You can’t be transformational and universally liked at the same time. True change always leaves something,

5 Things Women Leaders Should Stop Doing. TODAY.

Over the last couple years, I’ve had a front row seat to career challenges women leaders

5 Ways We Act Small When We Don’t Mean To

Not long ago, I wrote an article titled “5 Things Women Leaders Should Stop Doing. Today.” on

Leaderly Quote: Stop confusing what you do with who you are.

In her article, 5 Things Women Leaders Should Stop Doing. Today. Tara Jaye Frank says: “Stop confusing

Leading with Anxiety. (True Story.)

I can’t recall when I first realized I “worried” more than the average person. While the

5 Types of Leaders We Need Now

I haven’t blogged in awhile, for several reasons. I was on extended vacation, but I was

How To Lead (In 10 Simple Bullet Points)

I know you’re busy, so I’ll get right to it. Here’s how to lead in 10

Feeling Overwhelmed by Work? Go Back to Basics

According to recent conversations I’ve had with both emerging and senior leaders, 2017 has (already!) been both

Leadership Gems: What I Know For Sure

Having recently made a leadership transition, I’ve been pretty introspective as of late. Time and space

25 Questions to Ask a Mentor

Whenever I’m asked “What are some of the best questions to ask a ...

Four Types of Questions To Ask Your Mentor

Have conversations with your mentor gotten a bit repetitive lately? Perhaps you approached ...

25 Songs For Your Leadership Playlist

What are your all-time favorite leadership songs — the ones that make you ...

How to Shut Down a Colleague Who Takes Credit for Your Work

Has this ever happened to you? You’re in a meeting and the unthinkable ...

5 Ways to be a Leader, Not a Manager

Have you ever wondered about the difference between a manager and a leader? ...

11 Leadership Lessons Learned

Here are 11 lessons I’ve learned about leadership—mostly from much-admired colleagues, and just ...

100 Leadership Qualities

What are your leadership strengths? That’s a question I ask in a survey ...

10 Killer Leadership Skills: The Great Differentiators?

Last week at Hallmark I hosted a couple gentlemen from a partner company. ...

Influencing Without Authority—Using Your Six Sources of Influence

I am in the difficult situation of being unofficial project lead, responsible for ...

9 Traits of Exceptional Leaders

Truly great leaders are hard to come by, but it seems everyone thinks ...

Leaderly Quote: We are often so focused on trying to fix our weaknesses…
Leaderly Quote: We are often so focused on trying to fix our weaknesses…

We are often so focused on trying to fix our weaknesses that we neglect to

Book Review of Woman of Influence: A Handbook for Building a Professional Brand
Book Review of Woman of Influence: A Handbook for Building a Professional Brand

The first book review of Woman of Influence is in! Here’s what Jo Miller’s hometown

Leaderly Quote: Don’t become indispensable for doing work that hides your potential
Leaderly Quote: Don’t become indispensable for doing work that hides your potential

Don’t become indispensable for doing work that… • hides your potential • sells short your

Unhappy at Work? Persuade Your Boss to Redefine Your Job.
Unhappy at Work? Persuade Your Boss to Redefine Your Job.

Every morning, Jonas backs into a parking spot at work so he can leave faster

If You’re Not Seizing Stretch Assignments at Work, You’re Doing It Wrong.
If You’re Not Seizing Stretch Assignments at Work, You’re Doing It Wrong.

These bonus opportunities have the power to boost your leadership cred and wholly transform your

The Case for Why Millennial Women Should Job-Hop
The Case for Why Millennial Women Should Job-Hop

There are strong arguments for and against the debated practice, but for millennial women, job-hopping

Infographic: How to Slay a Stretch Assignment
Infographic: How to Slay a Stretch Assignment

Recent years have been full of talk about how to elevate women at work. Have you

Panel Presentations: Does Speaker Order Really Matter?
Panel Presentations: Does Speaker Order Really Matter?

On speaker panels, does the panelist order matter? If you’ve ever attended or spoken on

4 Tips for Failing Forward
4 Tips for Failing Forward

After you make a mistake, it’s easy to focus intently on your defects. And then

Press Release: Be Leaderly’s Selena Rezvani Wins 2019 Croly Award for Excellence in Journalism
Press Release: Be Leaderly’s Selena Rezvani Wins 2019 Croly Award for Excellence in Journalism

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa—July 9, 2019—The General Federation of Women’s Clubs is pleased to honor Selena

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