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Lisa Quast
Worked at Career Woman, Inc.
Lives in Seattle, WA
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You want to remain an individual contributor, but your boss is pushing you to take on people management responsibilities. Here’s how to handle it, via Forbes...
You want to remain an individual contributor, but your boss is pushing you to take on people management responsibilities. Here’s how to handle it…
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Story telling is an essential skill in business. Do you know how? Here are great tips from HBR...
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Wow! Very inspiring to read this article on how helping get more women into STEM careers (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) could reduce the gender-related wage disparity. Definitely a must-read! 
More than a week after the Academy Awards broadcast, people are still buzzing about Best Supporting Actress winner Patricia Arquette’s acceptance speech, punctuated with a poignant and resounding call for wage equality and equal rights for women. Arquette’s rallying cry struck a chord with both audience members and viewers at home — a reaction shot…
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Thought for the week: “If you know that a woman is doing the same work as you are and that she’s being paid less, say something about it.” ~ Emma Watson, speaking to the men in the world
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Hmmm, in which of these six phases is your employer when it comes to the gender balance journey? Asleep, Token, Starting Smart, Progressing, Critical Mass, or Balanced?  
The survey also tracked the differences between Europe, Asia, and the U.S.
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Here’s a must-read article for women facing gender bias at work...
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Thought for the week: “No one saves us but ourselves. No one can and no one may. We ourselves must walk the path.” ~ Gautama Buddha
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Loved these! 3 Buddhist principles that will help change your life for the better…
You don't have to practice yoga or follow an Ayurvedic diet to benefit from Buddhist ideas (but if you do, more power to you). So whether or not you think about balancing your dosha, here are three
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Career Tip Thursday: Second job interview? The key to success is to demonstrate why YOU are the person they should hire over all the other candidates.
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You interviewed but didn’t get the job. Take a deep breath, and then do this so you’ll be ready for the next job opportunity, via this week’s Seattle Times blog…
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Thinking that something doesn’t “feel right” at work and worried about losing your job? Look for these 5 signs… 
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Career Tip Thursday: Before you ask your boss for a raise, conduct salary research, determine your strategy for the discussion, and consider timing.
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Certified Career Coach & Business Consultant
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Business Consultant, Global Corporate Executive, Career Coach and Award Winning Career Development Author & Blogger
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I write about career topics, helping people maximize their potential.
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