Marianne Prairie

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13 Things You Should Give Up If You Want To Be Successful

”Somebody once told me the definition of hell:<p><i>“On your last day on earth, the person you became will meet the person you could have</i> …

VC Stereotypes About Men and Women Aren’t Supported by Performance Data

Male entrepreneurs are the beneficiaries of the overwhelming majority of venture capital investments. But are their ideas really better investment opportunities for VCs than those pitched by women?<p>According to our research, the answer is “not necessarily.” In a two-part study, we observed that …

Joignez-vous à un Clan, créez des connexions

<b>Qu’est-ce qu’un Clan d’affaires?</b><p>Un Clan d’affaires est un groupe de réseautage où les participants se rencontrent à plusieurs reprises sur une …

Marketing

Equal pay chatbot wants to help women 'make a sh*t ton of money'

If you're a woman who gets tongue-tied when asking for a raise — or is too nervous to even bring up the subject with your boss — it's time to meet …

Chatbots

Giving fathers time off still isn't enough to end the motherhood penalty

Advocates of paid parental leave maintain that giving both mothers and fathers the opportunity to care for a child early in life ensures fair distribution of caregiving responsibilities later on—and a better shot for both men and women at maintaining their earning power.<p>But new research that looks …

Demographics

Sponsored: A guide to creating an unprejudiced work environment for women

Last year, Harvard Business Review investigated a company where women comprise only 20% of senior roles. Their goal was to find out whether differences in gender behavior explained promotion disparities. The researchers perused communication exchanges and data coming from sociometric badges that …

Feminism

How to Be 20 Percent Smarter: Just Rearrange Your Schedule | Inc.com

If you want to get smarter, you could read more, try certain kinds of brain training, or learn study techniques suggested by science (or geniuses). Or, if you're feeling lazy today, you could just rearrange your schedule.<p>That's the surprising and useful assertion of bestselling author Daniel Pink …

Time Management

How to Succeed in Business? Do Less

Most top performers in business have one thing in common: They accept fewer tasks and then obsess over getting them right<p>Most Americans work impossibly hard. We put in long hours and maximum effort, but better performance often eludes us. I’m no exception. I remember being in my 20s and landing my …

Management Consulting

We Asked Men and Women to Wear Sensors at Work. They Act the Same but Are Treated Very Differently

Gender equality remains frustratingly elusive. Women are underrepresented in the C-suite, receive lower salaries, and are less likely to receive a critical first promotion to manager than men. Numerous causes have been suggested, but one argument that persists points to differences in men and …

Research: Men Get Credit for Voicing Ideas, but Not Problems. Women Don’t Get Credit for Either

Employee voice, or speaking up with information intended to help one’s group, has tons of well-recognized benefits. It can improve performance, help teams come up with creative solutions, and avoid issues that might hold them back. A lot of research suggests that those who speak the most in groups …

Does gender matter?

Altmetric: 1093<p>Citations: 81<p>More detail<p>Commentary<p>Ben A. Barres<p>The suggestion that women are not advancing in science because of innate inability is …

How BlackLine's Therese Tucker Broke Silicon Valley's Gender Barrier--and Built a $1.5 Billion Tech Company | Inc.com

One evening in May, a team of Goldman Sachs bankers helped a founder-CEO raise some secondary money for investors in BlackLine, a fast-growing software company now worth more than $1.5 billion. After the deal priced, as they ushered the hoodie-clad founder and the besuited CFO into an elevator, the …

Startups

Do You Know How Others See You?

We don’t always correctly read how the outside world reads us; new research shows what we can do to improve our perception and the benefits we’ll see<p>Most of us are not as self-aware as we think we are.<p>Research shows that people who have a high level of self-awareness—who see themselves, how they …

Consciousness

Bullet points of a potential thesis out of this, as I read it:

Bullet points of a potential thesis out of this, as I read it:<p>Management is the default “advancement” career path. Your desire, interest, or aptitude …

7 Simple Ways Working Parents Can Simultaneously Improve Their Careers, Their Families, and Themselves

There are three things that all working parents have in common: (1) a lack of time; (2) a feeling that we should be spending more time — at work, with our kids, at the gym, or engaged in any number of important activities that get squeezed when we have too much to do; and (3) an uneasy, guilty, …

Naval Ravikant on Reading, Happiness, Systems for Decision Making, Habits, Honesty and More

Naval Ravikant (@naval) is the CEO and co-founder of AngelList. He’s invested in more than 100 companies, including Uber, Twitter, Yammer, and many …

Self-improvement

Should men and women lead differently? | Larry King Now | Ora.TV

Ask Your Employees These Questions. They Will Thank You

How can leaders help employees find meaning at work?<p>Organizations spend considerable resources on corporate values and mission statements, but even the most inspiring of these — from Volvo’s commitment to safety to Facebook’s desire to connect people — tend to fade into the background during the …

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Top Box Office Logline Examples

If you have a perfectly constructed logline that genuinely taps into the essence of what your film is all about, then its meaning should resonate on …

Box Office

Can we all "have it all"?

Public policy expert Anne-Marie Slaughter made waves with her 2012 article, "Why women still can't have it all." But really, is this only a question …

Leading Women: 20 Influential Women Share Their Secrets to Leadership, Business, and Life

Now is the time...<p>Stop waiting around for the career--and life--that you deserve and start taking the reins! Leading Women shows you how to claim …

How Remarkable Women Lead: The Breakthrough Model for Work and Life

The Remarkable discoveries about what drives and sustains successful women leaders.<p>Based on five years of proprietary research, <i>How Remarkable Women</i> …

BBC News

Do we unintentionally gender-stereotype children when it comes to choosing toys for them? Watch what happens in our experiment.<p>(Via BBC Stories)

Adopt The 10x Mindset

This curated column is authored by Thomas Oppong, Founding Editor at Alltopstartups ThereThe post Adopt The 10x Mindset appeared first on iamwire.

Self-improvement

The Ambition-Marriage Trade-Off Too Many Single Women Face

Even today, research shows that men still prefer female partners who are less professionally ambitious than they are. Because of this, many single women face a trade-off: Actions that lead to professional success might be viewed less favorably in the heterosexual marriage market.<p>This trade-off can …

A Good Story Is Always Far More Persuasive Than Facts and Figures | Inc.com

I've written about the science of persuasion, how important it is know your audience and really understand their pressure points, and how important emotions are compared with logic.<p>The ability to persuade people to do something different is literally a make it or break it skill for me in my …

Leadership