Voice of Experience: Viva Hammer (KPMG Washington National Tax)

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Here is an excerpt from a profile of Viva Hammer (Principal, KPMG Washington National Tax) written by Melissa J. Anderson (New York City) for The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Bob's blog entries The Glass Hammer Melissa J. Anderson Viva Hammer KPMG Washington National Tax Making Sacrifices [comma] then Being Successful Advice for Women Early in their Careers “Be indispensable!

Voice of Experience: Viva Hammer (KPMG Washington National Tax)

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Here is an excerpt from a profile of Viva Hammer (Principal, KPMG Washington National Tax) written by Melissa J. Anderson (New York City) for The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Anderson The Glass Hammer Viva HammerVisit us daily to discover issues that matter, share experiences, and plan networking, your career and your [.].

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In A Complex Era, It Takes a lot of Collaboration – We Need Good Teams!

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Randy's blog entries Dallas Estate Planning Council Jerri Hammer Leadership Lessons of the U.S. I hope that all of my presentations are useful for the audiences in attendance. But on Thursday, I participated in a panel that was not only useful, but had a special element of “fun.” It was for the Dallas Estate Planning Council. I was the non-expert on the panel – I was the “book guy.” [.]. Navy SEALS Marvin Blum Perry Kaufman Shelly Mathis

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Voice of Experience: Mika Mayer (Morrison & Foerster)

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Anderson for The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Be very clear about your goals and go after them tenaciously The American Lawyer’s 2011 45 Under 45 top women lawyers list The Daily Journal’s 2010 Top 20 Under 40 Attorneys in California The Glass Hammer University of ArizonaHere is an excerpt from a profile of Mika Meyer (Partner, Morrison & Foerster) written by Melissa J.

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Five Steps to Becoming a Transformational Leader

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Here is an excerpt from an article contributed by CEO Coach Henna Inam to The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Bob's blog entries Coach Henna Inam Five Steps To Becoming A Transformational Leader Novartis P&G The Glass Hammer Wharton MBA

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Men Who Get It: Jim Wall (Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited)

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Anderson (New York City) for The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Anderson Scott Page The Gender Dividend The Glass Hammer the global Chief Human Resources Officer Touche Ross University of MichiganHere is an excerpt from an article about Jim Wall (Chief Diversity Officer, Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited) written by Melissa J.

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Movers and Shakers: Tiffany Dufu, President, The White House Project

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Anderson (New York City) for The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Anderson Seattle The Glass Hammer The White House Project Tiffany Dufu WashingtonHere is an excerpt from a profile of Tiffany Dufu (President, The White House Project) written by Melissa J. Visit us daily to discover issues that matter, share experiences, and plan networking, your career [.].

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Uniting the Religions of Process Improvement

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Here is an excerpt from an article written by Brad Power for the Harvard Business Review blog (March 7, 2011). To read the complete article, check out other articles and resources, and/or sign up for a free subscription to Harvard Business Review’s Daily Alerts, please click here. * * * When they set out to [.].

Four Innovative Initiatives to Attract and Retain Diverse Women

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Here is an article written by Tina Vasquez (Los Angeles) for The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Visit us daily to discover issues that matter, share experiences, and plan networking, your career and your life.” What makes this article especially valuable is the wealth of [.].

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Voice of Experience: Augusta Sanfilippo (Citi)

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Anderson for The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. John’s University the Financial Women’s Association the Gen X and Gen Y population The Glass Hammer the Women’s Bond Club Wall StreetHere is an excerpt from a profile of Augusta Sanfilippo (Managing Director, Cash Securities Operations IT, Citi) written by Melissa J.

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Voice of Experience: Kim Stafford (PIMCO)

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Anderson (New York City) for The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Anderson Mohamed El-Erian PIMCO The Glass Hammer Voice of ExperienceHere is an excerpt from a profile of Kim Stafford (Executive Vice President, PIMCO) written by Melissa J. Visit us daily to discover issues that matter, share experiences, and plan networking, your career and [.].

Voice of Experience: Jennifer Fitzgibbon (RBS Global Banking & Markets)

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Anderson (New York City) for The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Anderson Old Dominion University The Glass HammerHere is an excerpt from a profile of Jennifer Fitzgibbon (Managing Director, Treasurer, Americas, RBS Global Banking & Markets) written by Melissa J. Visit us daily to discover issues that matter, share experiences, and [.].

Audition: Women Breaking Barriers and Leading the Way

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Anderson (New York City) for the The Glass Hammer ‘s “Featured Mentors” series. The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Anderson Paley Pat Mitchell PBS The Glass Hammer ‘s “Featured Mentors” seriesHere is an excerpt from an article written by Melissa J. Visit us daily to discover issues that matter, share experiences, and plan networking, your career [.].

Voice of Experience: Aine Leddy (Morgan Stanley)

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Anderson (New York City) for The Glass Hammer (January 24th, 2011), an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Anderson Morgan Stanley The Glass Hammer Trinity College in Dublin Voice of Experience: Aine Leddy Voices of ExperienceHere is an excerpt from a profile of Aine Leddy (Executive Director, Investment Management Technology, Morgan Stanley) written by Melissa J.

Voice of Experience: Sonja Barendregt-Roojers (PricewaterhouseCoopers Accountants N.V)

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Anderson for The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Sonja Barendregt-Roojers The Glass Hammer Voice of ExperienceHere is a brief profile of Sonja Barendregt-Roojers (Partner at PricewaterhouseCoopers Accountants N.V) written by Melissa J. Visit us daily to discover issues that matter, share experiences, and plan networking, your career and your life.” To check out [.]. Bob's blog entries Melissa J.

Voice of Experience: Tarazeta Huntley (Citi)

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Anderson (New York City) for The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Anderson Tarazeta Huntley The Glass Hammer Voice of ExperienceHere is an excerpt from a profile of Tarazeta Huntley (Managing Director, Audit & Risk Review, Citi) written by Melissa J. Visit us daily to discover issues that matter, share experiences, and plan networking, [.]. Bob's blog entries Citi Melissa J.

Leader Fatigue: Making the Difficult Choice to Move On

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Bob's blog entries Armand Hammer Cathleen Black CBS Ernie Arbuckle HarperBusiness Harvard Business Review's "The Conversation" series HBR email alerts Jeffrey Pfeffer Jeffrey Sonnenfeld Joel Klein John Wooden Leader Fatigue: Making the Difficult Choice to Move On Michael Bloomberg Dan Julius Occidental Petroleum Power: Why Some People Have It and Others Don't Rudy Giuliani Stanford Business School the right moment to "repot" is after ten years Stanford University The Hero's Farewell Thomas D.

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Voice of Experience: Karen Ho (Broadway Technology)

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Here is an excerpt from a profile of Karen Ho (Chief Operating Officer, Broadway Technology) written by Jessica Titlebaum (Chicago) for The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Bob's blog entries Broadway Technology Chicago Cubs Jessica Titlebaum Massachusetts Institute of Technology MIT Club of New York The Glass Hammer UBS Voice of Experience: Karen Ho Wrigley Field

Faster Cheaper Better: A book review by Bob Morris

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Faster Cheaper Better: The 9 Levers for Transforming How Work Gets Done Michael Hammer and Lisa Hershman Crown Business (2010) How to create a more logical and more efficient network of processes for getting work done Michael Hammer’s death two years ago at age 60 was a tragic loss to his family members, friends, and [.].

Voice of Experience: Joanne L. Alma (Goldman Sachs)

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Anderson (New York City) for The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Anderson The Glass Hammer The Next Generation of Women in Technology Voice of Experience: Joanne L. Here is an excerpt from a profile of Jo Alma (Managing Director and Head of IMD Technology for Europe and Asia at Goldman Sachs) written by Melissa J.

Voice of Experience: Yolande Piazza (Citi)

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Anderson (New York City) for The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Anderson The Glass Hammer organization’s transformation Voice of Experience: Yolande PiazzaHere is an excerpt from a profile of Yolande Piazza (Managing Director, Global Consumer Technology, Citi) written by Melissa J.

Where are the Black Women Executives?

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Anderson (New York City) for The Glass Hammer’s “Industry Leaders” series. The Glass Hammer is an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Anderson The Executive Leadership Council Institute for Leadership Development & Research The Glass Hammer’s “Industry Leaders” series Ursula Burns What Companies Can Do to Advance Black Women Where are the Black Women Executives?

Voice of Experience: Joan Steinberg (Morgan Stanley)

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Anderson (New York City) for The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Anderson Morgan Stanley Morgan Stanley’s Women’s Business Alliance Social Enterprise Strategy Challenge The Glass HammerHere is an excerpt from a profile of Joan Steinberg (Managing Director and Global Head of Philanthropy) written by Melissa J.

Voice of Experience: DiAnne Calabrisotto, (The Williams Capital Group, L.P.)

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written by Elizabeth Harrin (London) for The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. New Media Council The Glass Hammer The Importance of Taking Risks The Williams Capital Group Voice of Experience Wall StreetHere is an excerpt from a profile of DiAnne Calabrisotto (Chief Operating Officer and Chief Compliance Officer, The Williams Capital Group, L.P.)

Voice of Experience: Joanna Cound (BlackRock)

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Anderson (New York City) for The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Anderson (New York City) for The Glass Hammer Mercury Asset Management Merrill Lynch Investment Managers (MLIM) the College of Europe Voice of Experience: Joanna Cound (BlackRock Here is an excerpt from a profile of Joanna Cound (Managing Director, Government Affairs and Public Policy, BlackRock) written by Melissa J.

Work/Life Balance Across Time Zones and Technologies

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Here is an excerpt from an article written by Elizabeth Harrin (London) for The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Visit us daily to discover issues that matter, share experiences, and plan networking, your career and your life.” To read the complete article, check out a [.].

Lessons from the Simmons Leadership Conference

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Here is an excerpt from an article contributed by Liz O’Donnell, founder and creator of the HelloLadies.com website, to The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Friday’s restaurants The Atlanta Journal Constitution The Boston Globe Magazine The Glass Hammer the Mayo Clinic Board

Voice of Experience: Linda Rappaport (Shearman & Sterling)

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Anderson (New York City) for The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Anderson New England lifestyle NYU Law School Shearman & Sterling The Glass Hammer The New School Voice of Experience: Linda Rappaport Wesleyan UniversityHere is an excerpt from a profile of Linda Rappaport (Partner, Shearman & Sterling) written by Melissa J.

Voice of Experience: Asahi Pompey (Goldman Sachs)

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Anderson (New York City) for The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Anderson (New York City) Swarthmore College The Glass Hammer the importance of “owning the issue” There’s no substitution for excellence Voice of Experience: Asahi Pompey (Goldman Sachs Here is an excerpt from a profile of Asahi Pompey (Managing Director, Compliance, Investment Banking, Goldman Sachs) written by Melissa J.

Schmooze Like a Pro: 5 Expert Tips on Networking

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Here is an article written by Camille Reyes (New York City) for The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Visit us daily to discover issues that matter, share experiences, and plan networking, your career and your life.” To check out a wealth of other free resources, [.].

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Lisa Hershman: An interview by Bob Morris

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Lisa Hershman is a seasoned business professional and author, who brings a wealth of real-world experience and an innovative style to her position at Hammer and Company. Prior to joining Hammer and Company, she served as Corporate Senior Vice President of Operational Excellence at Avnet, Inc., the world’s largest B2B distributor of electronic components and [.].

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How Sponsorship Can Help Senior Women Break the Marzipan Ceiling

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Anderson (New York City) for The Glass Hammer (January 19, 2011), an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Here is an excerpt from an article written by Melissa J. Visit us daily to discover issues that matter, share experiences, and plan networking, your career and your life. Get a

Intrepid Woman: Amanda Steinberg (Founder and CEO, DailyWorth)

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Anderson (New York City) for The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Anderson Soapbxx The Glass HammerHere is an excerpt from a profile of Amanda Steinberg (Founder and CEO, DailyWorth) written by Melissa J. Visit us daily to discover issues that matter, share experiences, and plan networking, your career and [.].

Voice of Experience: Birgit Neu (HSBC)

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Anderson (New York City)) for The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Anderson The Glass Hammer Voice of Experience: Birgit Neu (HSBC Here is an excerpt from a profile of Birgit Neu (COO, Corporate Development, Global Banking and Markets, HSBC) written by Melissa J. Visit us daily to discover issues that matter, share experiences, and plan [.]. Bob's blog entries A Varied Career Path Melissa J.

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Voice of Experience: Liv Sandbaek (Accenture)

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Anderson (New York City) for The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Anderson The Glass HammerHere is an excerpt from a profile of Liv Sandbaek (Managing Director, Technology, Accenture) written by Melissa J. Visit us daily to discover issues that matter, share experiences, and plan networking, your career and [.]. Bob's blog entries Accenture Liv Sandbaek Melissa J.

Voice of Experience: Christie Smith (Deloitte Consulting LLP)

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Anderson for The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Anderson Out and Equal The Glass Hammer Voice of Experience: Christie Smith (Deloitte Consulting LLP Here is an excerpt from a profile of Christie Smith PhD (Principal and Northern Pacific Sector Leader for Life Sciences, Deloitte Consulting LLP) written by Melissa J.

Voice of Experience: Alison Rose (Royal Bank of Scotland)

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Anderson (New York City) for The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Anderson Royal Bank of Scotland The Glass HammerHere is an excerpt from a profile of Alison Rose (Head of Cofrporate Coverage and Client Management, EMEA, Global Banking & Markets, Royal Bank of Scotland) written by Melissa J.

Voice of Experience: Lis Brown (Accenture)

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Anderson (New York City) for The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Anderson The Glass Hammer Voice of Experience: Lis BrownHere is an excerpt from a profile of Lis Brown (Application Management Outsourcing Lead, Accenture) written by Melissa J. Visit us daily to discover issues that matter, share experiences, and plan networking, your [.].

Voice of Experience: Monica McConville (Shearman & Sterling)

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Anderson (New York City) for The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Anderson Seizing Opportunities Shearman & Sterling’s UK equity capital markets practice The Glass Hammer Voice of Experience: Monica McConville (Shearman & Sterling) Women at Shearman

Flex and Job Security: The New Balancing Act

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Anderson (New York City) for The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Anderson Rebecca Knight the Financial Times The Glass HammerHere is an excerpt from an article written by Melissa J. Visit us daily to discover issues that matter, share experiences, and plan networking, your career and your life.” To read the complete article, [.].