Introducing “Inside the C-Suite Mindset” – an interview with Patti Fletcher
/ July 27, 2014 0 COMMENTS
Heather Boggini: In August we are starting the new PSDNetwork interview series “Inside the C-Suite Mindset”. You’ve been talking about this for a long time ...
Top 6 FAQ On How to Choose A Fantastic Mentor by Sue Stockdale
/ July 19, 2014 0 COMMENTS
Sue Stockdale has mentored many individuals in different countries over the last fifteen years. In this article she answers the 6 questions most frequently asked about how to find the ...
Top 10 FAQ: Inside the C-Suite Mindset
Top 10 FAQ: Inside the C-Suite Mindset
/ July 13, 2014 0 COMMENTS
1. What is “Inside the C-Suite Mindset”? Inside the C-Suite Mindset is a resource for career focused women. It is a series of articles and interviews by Patti ...
How To Build The Personal Brand You Want
How To Build The Personal Brand You Want
/ July 10, 2014 0 COMMENTS
Whether you know it or not, you already have a personal brand. What you do and say, how you spend your time, who you associate with – all make up your personal brand. In the age ...
3 Bold and Brave Challenges for Entrepreneurs by Sue Stockdale
3 Bold and Brave Challenges for Entrepreneurs by Sue Stockdale
/ July 1, 2014 0 COMMENTS
I recently attended the Dell Women Entrepreneur Network (DWEN) conference in Austin, Texas. The theme was being Bold and Brave, which was illustrated by the great mix of speakers and ...
How women can make powerful network connections
How women can make powerful network connections
/ June 21, 2014 0 COMMENTS
I’m thrilled to bring PSDNetwork readers a new perspective on networking. Enough of this “work the room” networking advice. As Judy Robinett says, “You are probably in the wrong room!” ...
How to start a successful blog (part 3 of 3) by Natascha Thomson
How to start a successful blog (part 3 of 3) by Natascha Thomson
/ May 17, 2014 0 COMMENTS
Welcome to the third part in my three part series on blogging. In the first blog I talked about where to blog, in the second I covered choosing a topic, objectives and success metrics. ...
The Networking Matrix by Sue Stockdale
The Networking Matrix by Sue Stockdale
/ May 1, 2014 0 COMMENTS
If you are serious about building a successful business, it is highly likely that investing time to network will be on your list of activities.  Yet for some “networking” is associated ...
Blogging: Use Your Personal Story As Competitive Advantage
Blogging: Use Your Personal Story As Competitive Advantage
/ April 27, 2014 0 COMMENTS
Thinking of starting a blog but not sure how you will fit in and compete with the thousands of existing blogs in your topic area? You already have a secret weapon, a competitive ...
Set a big vision for your startup
Set a big vision for your startup
/ April 19, 2014 0 COMMENTS
Check out the stance Dessislava Bell, Founder of Zaggora took when she created Hot Pants – the product taking the fitness wear world by storm. Think big and inspire others to join ...
Why Women on Boards Means Better Acquisition Decisions
/ April 13, 2014 0 COMMENTS
Recent research from the University of British Columbia showed a relationship between the presence of women on boards and better acquisition deals that reduced costs by 15 percent. When ...
How to start a successful blog (part 2 of 3)
How to start a successful blog (part 2 of 3)
/ April 10, 2014 0 COMMENTS
Are you wondering where to blog? What to blog? How often? How to promote your blog? And how to make time for it all?  If yes, read on; this three-blog-series will give you realistic ...
4 Great Moves To Connect With Great People
4 Great Moves To Connect With Great People
/ April 3, 2014 4 COMMENTS
Chances are you have a short list of influential or inspiring people you would like to connect with for friendship, guidance, advice, mentorship, or more. I know I sure do. But many of ...
8 Traits of Female Transformers Who Challenge Status Quo
/ March 30, 2014 0 COMMENTS
Here’s the status quo, ladies. We are 14% of CEOs, 12% of board members, and 4% to 9% of Venture-backed start-up founders. Those are the facts. Let’s not mince words. Those numbers ...
How to start a successful blog (part 1 of 3)
How to start a successful blog (part 1 of 3)
/ March 27, 2014 0 COMMENTS
This is the first post in the 3 part series “How to start a successful blog” by Natascha Thomson. Are you wondering where to blog? What to blog? How often? How to promote ...
The Gift of Feedback
The Gift of Feedback
/ March 24, 2014 0 COMMENTS
Feedback is the least expensive and most powerful tool at our disposal to help others and ourselves achieve our visions. Yet, it is often overlooked and under utilized. Why don’t we ...
Entrepreneurs Find Mentors In Unlikely Places
/ March 20, 2014 0 COMMENTS
As an entrepreneur, when you hear the word “mentor” do you associate that with someone who is climbing the corporate ladder? Since I live in both the corporate world and the ...
Entrepreneurs and Startups: How To Protect Personal Assets
Entrepreneurs and Startups: How To Protect Personal Assets
/ March 16, 2014 0 COMMENTS
In my previous blogs I stated that a principal reason to use an LLC or corporation is to screen your personal assets from the debts and obligations (contracts and “slip and fall” ...
The Inside Scoop on Mentoring
The Inside Scoop on Mentoring
/ March 13, 2014 0 COMMENTS
In 2013 I participated in my first formal role as mentor through the Three Dot Dash (3DD) program. 3DD is an innovative year round mentoring and leadership program that connects dynamic ...
Long Term Career Planning: Step 2 – Assess if you have the right mentor
/ March 6, 2014 1 COMMENTS
My last post covered what a mentor is and why you need one if you want to quickly move forward in achieving your long term goals.  This week we’ll talk about how to continually assess ...
Competing priorities – making a difference and making money
Competing priorities – making a difference and making money
/ March 4, 2014 0 COMMENTS
Are making a difference and making money two competing priorities for a startup and for a founder? Here are 2 examples of female founders (Penny and Brenda) who prove that making money ...