Yearly Archives: 2015

Holiday Fun, Meet Speed Mentoring: Round One

Social events during the Holiday Season allow us to reconnect with friends and family, touch base with acquaintances, and meet new people…. Get-togethers with friends, client dinners, charity events, family buffets, company parties…. Sports, “Star Wars,” and Trump may take

Posted in Career tips, Mentors

Lawyer, Mentor, Friend: Jerome J. Shestack

It’s time to #thankyourmentor. I grew up in a law firm. My mother worked there part-time while completing her college degree. Thanks to my mother’s pitch to anyone who would listen that her daughter was a “future lawyer,” one of

Posted in Mentors

It’s A New World

“Nothing is more powerful than an idea whose time has come.” Victor Hugo Nowhere is this more evident than in the movement for women in leadership right now. Consider the following sampling of events in our culture since the start

Posted in Women in Pop Culture, Women Leaders

Taking Care of Business… Old and New

Graduation season is the perfect time to reflect on how the world for American women has been changing both slowly and quickly, both dramatically and not at all . . . . Consider this recent sampling: 2009: The very first

Posted in Women Leaders