Self-Help

How To Succeed and Manage Yourself During Uncertain Times

During my transition from corporate workaholic to self-employed workaholic, I’ve noticed something: When you are self-employed you have a lot of: TIME Especially, during the beginning of your venture. As you know, I recently left my corporate job for the world of freelance writing. My business is in its early stages of it right now.… Read More How To Succeed and Manage Yourself During Uncertain Times

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Technology Gurl: How-To Be an Expert in a Field That Once Scared You

Hi, there technology gurl! Good Afternoon Kon’nichiwa Alasiri nzur Goedenmiddag That’s good afternoon in the language of some of our Taupe Shoes readers! Today’s topic is about technology. I know you’re probably thinking… Why is she talkin’ tech now? I thought this was a self-help blog! Well, good question. When we acquire new skills, we… Read More Technology Gurl: How-To Be an Expert in a Field That Once Scared You

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The Good CEO: What I Expect to See in a Female Manager, Vice President or CEO

What does it take to be a great female leader? One that is respected and admired? I’m exploring the traits that effective leaders have and the ones they don’t. Raise your hand if you’ve had a negative experience with a female in a senior position? Did it ever feel like they used their position to… Read More The Good CEO: What I Expect to See in a Female Manager, Vice President or CEO