Advice & insights for women in business.
Five Traits of a Successful Woman Leader
Traits of successful leaders may seem to be universal, however only 5% of Fortune 500 CEOs are women. Women need to develop their own voices and work on additional traits in order to become successful leaders. Read our whitepaper to learn more about specific traits that you should strive to embody.
Create Your Competitive Advantage with Diverse Leadership
By 2026, more women will finish school and enter the workforce with specific leadership skills than men. Yet, most people still associate leadership with men, and this bias can have a profound affect on an organization's ability to compete and innovate in the future. The Competitive Benefits of Diverse Leadership shares the latest research on the benefits of a more diverse and robust talent pool.
One Connection at a Time: Building Your Community of Peers and Advocates
Business owners can sometimes feel isolated as they focus on making their businesses a success. Having a healthy group of peers and advocates can be powerful. Read our whitepaper for some tips about how your peers are connecting with others.
Tactics to Comfortably Talk About Your Achievements
Career advancement depends on leadership's awareness of your accomplishments. Read our whitepaper to learn ways to talk about your accomplishments without seeming boastful.
How to Identify and Avoid the Glass Cliff as a Female Executive
If you’ve spent any time in the corporate world, you may be aware of the glass ceiling. Despite the growing national conversation about equality, women in business still struggle to advance beyond a certain point within their careers.
How to Run a Business While Raising a Family
Balancing running a business and taking care of your family has its challenges. Read our whitepaper for some tips to help you find balance.
Top Challenges Faced by Women in Business
Oftentimes women in business face challenges that their male counterparts typically don’t. Along with gender biases, there are also disparities in financing and overall communication.
Discussing the Gender Gap as a Woman in Leadership
Gender diversity is a key component of any company’s success — particularly when it comes to leadership roles. While society as a whole strives to rectify the current pay and leadership gender gap, those who hold a lot of influence and power to implement the necessary changes are women currently in leadership positions.
Resources for Aspiring Women CEOs
If you're one of the many aspiring women whose goal is to join this exclusive club, you'll need some great resources to get you started on your path to the top. Read our whitepaper for some suggestions.
2018’s Top 10 Year-End Planning Ideas for Business Owners
For businesses, the centerpiece of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) that was signed into law on December 22, 2017, was a permanent reduction of the corporate tax rate to a flat 21%. It also permanently repealed the corporate alternative minimum tax (AMT). The intricacies of the new pass-through business income deduction are being clarified through Treasury and Internal Revenue Service (IRS) guidance.
2018’s Top 10 Year-End Planning Ideas for Individuals
With the passage of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (“TCJA” or “2017 Tax Act”) late in 2017, we have spent most of 2018 determining its impact on taxpayers and seeking clarification and guidance from the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) on various provisions. Read our Whitepaper for some tips on year end planning.
What Women Entrepreneurs Need to Know About Succession Planning
Succession planning is key to the long-term vision for your business. Whether you need a short-term or long-term plan or both, thinking through how you want your business run in your absence should be part of your vision.