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What Part of Me Don’t You Like?

ntly had a conversation with a friend and colleague in the Organization Development field about bias and discrimination I’ve experienced as a female.  As I began to give examples of times when I have felt discriminated against, I realized … Continue reading

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Are People Intimidated By Me?

assionate about my work and find it important to express that passion when working with my clients. I recently had an interaction with a client where I felt very strongly that the client was not setting up their … Continue reading

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The Help

ler Alert I recently saw The Help and really enjoyed it.  I never read the book, so I was entering into the movie fairly blind.  As I was watching the movie I began thinking about how the movie so eloquently … Continue reading

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Are Introverts or Extraverts more successful?

cess” has a very personal measure. One person’s measure of success may be monetary, while another’s is doing something they love.  However, it is important to know and be aware of your personality type. There are tools that can aid … Continue reading

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Playing “The Game”

you play the game as a black woman in the workplace?  First, you must identify what the game is—every career has a different game.  Are you competing with the white men or women on your team?  Is your … Continue reading

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How Important Is Your Job Title?

s more important: Your job title or your scope of responsibility? As people, especially women, move up their career ladder, is it more important to land a job with a privileged title or a larger scope of responsibility?  As a … Continue reading

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Welcome to Six By Thirty!

e to “Six By Thirty – A Black Female’s Guide to Career Success“!  A concept based on the idea of making six figures by the age of thirty. This blog is not about ranting on how hard it is to be … Continue reading

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