“Stepping out” of the workforce is a reality for many corporate women.
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The goal of networking isn’t to meet people, it’s to make sure that the people you meet remember you, says John Daly, professor of communication and management at The University of Texas at Austin
Whether in subtle and informal ways or through company-sponsored networking groups, women are taking it upon themselves to build their own girls’ networks in the hope that, one day, they’ll rival the old boys’ ones.
Dean Deborah Merrill-Sands’ Op-Ed is featured in the San Francisco Chronicle, adding to the lively national conversation about Sheryl Sandberg’s best-selling book.
Social media and technology may be everywhere, but most business still takes place through conversations.
From open enrollment to closed, alumni-only programs to short executive sessions and longer certificate programs, now there are more, and more varied, continuing education alternatives for you to choose from.
Experts agree that it’s never too early to begin investing in your personal professional development, or building career capital.
Successful organizations have three ingredients that drive results—a strong strategy, access to capital, and leadership talent.
Are you self-confident and eager to get things done quickly? Do you have a tendency to operate on your gut instinct? Do you act to make things happen rather than wait for things to happen to you? If you see yourself in these descriptions, you may be born to be an entrepreneur.
“Marketing is where the fun is,” says William Carner, who teaches marketing in the McCombs School of Business at UT Austin.