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. Visit us daily to discover issues that matter, share experiences, and plan networking, your career and your [.]. Bob's blog entries The Glass Hammer Melissa J.

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

First Friday Book Synopsis

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. Visit us daily to discover issues that matter, share experiences, and plan networking, your career and your [.]. Bob's blog entries Advice for Women Early in their Careers “Be indispensable!

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Build a Brand – Not Just a Career

Women on Business

So if you want to have a successful career, don’t focus all your efforts on yourself. Don’t just build a career. Laura’s first solo book Visual Hammer was recently released and is available now at Amazon.com or Apple’s iTunes.

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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. Visit us daily to discover issues that matter, share experiences, and plan networking, your career and your life.” 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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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. Visit us daily to discover issues that matter, share experiences, and plan networking, your career and your life.” Bob's blog entries Ada Lovelace Day Advice for Women in Law advice to women who are advancing in their careers Boston University School of Law Building a Career in IP Law Law360’s Top 10 IP attorneys under 40 in the U.S.

Voice of Experience: Laura Yunger (Cheevers & Co.)

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written by Jessica Titlebaum (Chicago) 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.” Lothian & Company k Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln Medical Research Junior Board Foundation The Glass Hammer Voice of Experience: Laura Yunger (Cheevers & Co.)

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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. Visit us daily to discover issues that matter, share experiences, and plan networking, your career [.]. 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.

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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. Bob's blog entries “Know yourself – know your strengths and weaknesses” Be a subject matter expert Careers for Attorneys at Goldman Sachs” Columbia Law School Forging a Career in Compliance Goldman Sachs Asset Management and Private Wealth Management 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. Visit us daily to discover issues that matter, share experiences, and plan networking, your career and [.]. 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.

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. Visit us daily to discover issues that matter, share experiences, and plan networking, your career [.]. Anderson Paley Pat Mitchell PBS The Glass Hammer ‘s “Featured Mentors” seriesHere is an excerpt from an article 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. Visit us daily to discover issues that matter, share experiences, and plan networking, your career and your life.” 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.

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 [.].

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. Visit us daily to discover issues that matter, share experiences, and plan networking, your career and [.]. John’s University the Financial Women’s Association the Gen X and Gen Y population The Glass Hammer the Women’s Bond Club Wall Street

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. Visit us daily to discover issues that matter, share experiences, and plan networking, your career and your life.” [.].

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. Bob's blog entries A Varied Career Path Melissa J. 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.

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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. Bob's blog entries A Career in Investment Banking Alison Rose Diversity in Investment Banking Melissa J. 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.

35 Under 35: Stephanie Niven (Javelin Capital)

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Here is an excerpt from a profile of Stephanie Niven written by Cleo Thompson (London), founder of The Gender Blog, 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.” [.].

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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. Visit us daily to discover issues that matter, share experiences, and plan networking, your career and your life.” 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. Visit us daily to discover issues that matter, share experiences, and plan networking, your career and [.]. Anderson New England lifestyle NYU Law School Shearman & Sterling The Glass Hammer The New School Voice of Experience: Linda Rappaport Wesleyan University

Voice of Experience: Sonia Thimmiah (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. Visit us daily to discover issues that matter, share experiences, and plan networking, your career [.]. Bob's blog entries A Career Managing the Business Aspects of Sustainability Advice for Professional Women Current Projects Sonia Thimmiah (Director UKI Sustainability Practice @ Accenture) 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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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. Visit us daily to discover issues that matter, share experiences, and plan networking, your career and [.]. Anderson Soapbxx The Glass HammerHere is an excerpt from a profile of Amanda Steinberg (Founder and CEO, DailyWorth) written by Melissa J.

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. Visit us daily to discover issues that matter, share experiences, and plan networking, your career and [.]. Anderson The Glass HammerHere is an excerpt from a profile of Liv Sandbaek (Managing Director, Technology, Accenture) written by Melissa J.

5 Ways to Encourage Your Team Toward “Yes You Can”

Let's Grow Leaders

Not just in a hammer and nail sort of way. Authenticity & Transparency Career & Learning Energy & Engagement Everything Else encouraging your team helping your team get unstuck 28 eyes looked at me skeptically.

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Specialization is a Journey, Not a Destination

QAspire

When fixed knowledge is the only hammer you have, every problem you encounter will start looking like a nail. Learning Adaptability agility career learning Self Growth specialization Thinking

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. Visit us daily to discover issues that matter, share experiences, and plan networking, your career and your life.” Anderson Rebecca Knight the Financial Times The Glass HammerHere is an excerpt from an article written by Melissa J.

What Working Moms Want

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Here is an excerpt from 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.” To read the complete article, check out [.].

Our Favorite Four-Letter Word Starts With An ‘F’.

Rich Gee Group

I’ll save it when I hit my finger with a hammer. Blog Business Coaching C-Level Career Coaching Tip Quotations Ways & Tips Activities Anthony Robbins Fear Fear of Failure Fear of Success Plan Planning Steps Gotcha. You thought I meant that other word. Today’s four-letter word starting with an ‘F’ is: FEAR. We all have some sort of fear at some level at some time in our life.

How Transformational Leaders Manage a Really, Really Bad Day

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Here is an excerpt from an article written by Henna Inam (a CEO Coach) 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 [.].

Free to Choose: Does Our Culture of Individualism Harm Working Moms?

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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. Visit us daily to discover issues that matter, share experiences, and plan networking, your career and your life.” Stephens significant obstacles still do hold many women back from reaching the upper levels of their organizations Stanford University The Center for Work/Life (CWLP) The Glass Hammer U.S.

Movers and Shakers: Ellen Galinsky, Co-Founder and President, Families and Work Institute

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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. Visit us daily to discover issues that matter, share experiences, and plan networking, your career [.]. Anderson The Glass Hammer Mind in the Making Movers and Shakers: Ellen Galinsky The New Male Mystique The Six Stages of Parenthood there will always have some work-life tension think that tension will totally disappear Vassar College

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. Visit us daily to discover issues that matter, share experiences, and plan networking, your career and your life. Here is an excerpt from an article written by Melissa J. Get a

Consulting, Content and Context: A Fable

QAspire

It is said that when only thing you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail. Consultant was trying to nail the problems with the only hammer he had – the best practices. As the wisdom unfolded, consultant felt as if he was beginning a new chapter in his consulting career.

Add Women, Get Smarter: What’s the Deal with Social Sensitivity?

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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. Visit us daily to discover issues that matter, share experiences, and plan networking, your career and your life.” Anderson Michael Hammer MIT study Northwestern University Peter Senge Scott Berinato The Glass Hammer Thomas Malone Wellesly UniversityHere is an excerpt from an article written by Melissa J.

Voice of Experience: Jennifer Christie (American Express)

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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. Bob's blog entries A Circuitous Career Path in Diversity Booz Allen Hamilton George Washington University Melissa J. Anderson The Glass Hammer Unversity of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Voice of Experience: Jennifer Christie (American Express) Women in the Financial Services

The Impact Of Leaders On Personal Transformation

Tanveer Naseer

One of the ways that a good leader can help bring about personal transformation is by being a Velvet Hammer. It can become a real drag on your career unless you deal with it. The following is a guest piece by Bill Treasurer. A lot has been written about Transformational Leadership.

Top Down Leadership Does Work, If You’re Stuck in the Industrial Age

Lead Change Blog

Here’s where it gets sketchy… When left to their own devices under stress, these hammer-dropping leaders will lack the emotional intelligence to influence those they lead.

4 Basic Skills of Emotional Intelligence that Can Make or Break Your Career

Women on Business

Either way, emotional intelligence can affect your career. John Keyser of Common Sense Leadership defines emotional intelligence on The Glass Hammer blog as thatsomethingwithin us that helps us sense how we feel, enables us to sympathize with others, and gives us the ability to listen to other people when they need it. NEWS AND INSIGHTS UPDATE: Do you have emotional intelligence? Some people are born with it, but others have to work to develop it.

To Win the Game, You Have to Play

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Here is an excerpt from an article contributed by Lynne Morton, President, Performance Improvement Solutions) to 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.”