Kimmie Chua

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14 Rules Of The New Workplace That Millennials Need To Master

To navigate the new workplace, Schawbel says millennials need to master a new set of rules that aren't taught in school. Advances in technology, the rise of social media, and 24/7 connectivity mean young people have to promote themselves and take ownership of their careers in ways that previous …

The Workplace

Sheryl Sandberg: 'Leadership can be feminine'

<i>Editor's note: HLN caught up with</i> <i>Sheryl Sandberg and Rachel Thomas</i> <i>at the annual BlogHer conference in Chicago, where Sandberg was a keynote speaker.</i> …

21 Quotes From Henry Ford On Business, Leadership And Life

I knew, before starting to write this post, what we all know about Henry Ford: founder of Ford MotorCompany, seminal proponent of mass production in the form of the assembly line, creator of the Model T and author of the tart line, “you can have it in any color you want, as long as it is black.” …

4 Lessons Women Can Teach Each Other About Entrepreneurship

Entrepreneurs have a lot in common. Having had time to reflect over the holiday weekend, I thought I’d share what the most successful women entrepreneurs I’ve interviewed have in common.<p><b>1. Have grit — it’s the “must have” quality for successful women entrepreneurs.</b><br>Women who succeed know the …

Ambitious Women Face More Obstacles than Just Work-Life Balance

For the past year and change, the American conversation about women and leadership has revolved around challenges of work-life balance — which most of the time actually means “work-family balance.”<p>The women we’re hearing from — Anne-Marie Slaughter, Sheryl Sandberg, and the rest — aren’t jetting …

The Worst Jeans For Your Body Type

There’s a lot of talk out there about the best jeans for your body shape, but truth be told, everyone looks great in multiple types of jeans. Rather …

Women Rising: The Unseen Barriers

Photography: Courtesy of Janus van den Eijnden.<p>Artwork: Janet Echelman, 1.26 Sculpture Project at the Amsterdam Light Festival, December 7, 2012–January 20, 2013, Spectra Fiber, high-tenacity polyester fiber, and lighting, 230′ x 63′ x 30′, Amstel River, Amsterdam, Netherlands<p>Many CEOs who make …

Start Building Confidence in Yourself Without Trying to Be Perfect

<b>“The outer conditions of a person’s life will always be found to reflect their inner beliefs.” ~James Allen</b><p>I know now that I don’t have to be …

10 Things To Do While You're Unemployed

If you’re unemployed and worried that employers will turn you down for taking on unimpressive work during the recession or for the large employment gaps on your résumé—you needn’t panic. A survey released by the careers website CareerBuilder.com last year revealed that the vast majority of …

Asia: 10 lessons learned with the heart of a photographer

Human Journey<p>My mind races. It is five AM and I have not fallen asleep. I am awake after traveling from Bangkok to Tokyo, and from Tokyo to New York. It has been weeks that I have been touring Asia, with many lessons learned. Happy to report there have been no mishaps in any of the expeditions so …

Flowchart: Do You Have What It Takes To Be A Graphic Designer?

<b>So you want</b> to be a graphic designer?<p><b>To help you determine</b> if you are meant to be in this creative profession, Michael Stout has created an …

50+ Fresh Logo Designs for Inspiration

A <b>Logo</b> is a graphical element that, together with its logotype (a uniquely set and arranged typeface) form a trademark or commercial brand. Typically, …

The Secret to Building Large Websites: Website Architecture

We need to create a common persona for each group. The user interface design depends greatly on the results of this stage. To get started with this, …

Web Design

7 Things to Think About Before Creating a Logo for your Startup

It doesn’t matter if you’re working with a top-tier design firm or going at it alone with dusty copy of CS5, creating a logo can be a challenging process for anyone. This is especially true if you’re designing for your own startup — it’s difficult enough to run a company, let alone break its entire …

Arts – Photography – Fashion

Mehndi Designs for Eid 2017 Easy mehndi designs for eid 2017 are one of the tremendously creative...<p>Introduction about Cool Watercolor Tattoo There …

The 10 Happiest Cities For Young Professionals

Planning to relocate or settle down? When you think about where you’d be happiest, Riverside, Calif., Philadelphia, and Phoenix probably aren’t the first places that come to mind. But as it turns out, these three cities are where some of nation’s most satisfied young professionals live and …

Flipboard for Educators

Inside Flipboard / August 29, 2013<p>As students and teachers head back to school all over the country, we wanted to share some ideas on how Flipboard …

Why Women's Oppression Is The Moral Dilemma Of Our Time - Sheryl WuDunn Speaks Out

Last month, I had the honor of speaking with Sheryl WuDunn, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, author, and investment banker. Co-author of the national bestselling book <i>Half the Sky: Turning Oppression Into Opportunity for Women Worldwide</i> with her husband, New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof, …

Why Silicon Valley's Work Culture Is Killing Us

<i>The following guest post is by Joscelin Cooper, a communications and public relations consultant and writer fortunate to work with companies with healthy perspectives on work/life balance. She spends a lot of time climbing things and being outdoors.</i><p>I recently interviewed with a large, global …

Ten hidden gems of Europe

There’s no place like Paris, Barcelona or Rome - but Europe has untouched corners that match the big hitters on beauty and charm, and with far fewer tourists. Take the road less travelled with these ten hidden gems of Europe.<p>1. Burg Satzvey, Germany<p>Whisper it: this fairytale castle is a short ride …

European Travel

Don't Just Lean In, Speak Up

A few months ago I attended a hedge funds summit in New York. As I took my seat and read through the program, I was surprised to see that out of 49 speakers, there was just one female panelist. Yes, in a crowd of what appeared to be roughly fifty percent women, the stage reflected only 2% of …

Confidence – It's Your Best Asset

BY CHRISTINE LAPERRIERE<p>I work as a management coach, consultant, and facilitator in an effort to help professionals deepen their quality of thinking …

The 5 Must-Have Qualities Of The Modern Employee

A few weeks ago I wrote an article covering the 5 Must-Have Qualities Of The Modern Manager. However it’s not just the managers that need to adapt and evolve to the changing workplace; it’s also the non-managerial employees. As I mentioned in the previous article dramatic changes in the way we work …

Career Advice for Millennials

12 Ways to Become the Office Superstar<p>Tired of the bad rap millennials get? Overcome it with these tips from career expert Dan Schawbel<p>iStockphoto/Thinkstock<p>You've heard that millennials are power-hungry, overconfident people who spend all day attached to their iPhones and want constant promotions. …

Employment

12 Things Successful Women Do Differently

Every woman has her own definition of success. But there are certain traits that most successful women share.<p>I spend a good part of my work day reading and writing about women who have achieved great things -- and I make it a point to surround myself with women who are well on their way to doing so.<p>…

Infographic: Women, Work, and Burn Out

I thought this was an interesting visual depiction of today’s modern day Problem That Has No Name. What do you think?<p>I found the bit at the bottom …

16 Things You Should Do At The Start Of Every Work Day

The first few hours of the work day can have a significant effect on your level of productivity over the following eight—so it’s important you have a morning routine that sets you up for success.<p>“Having a good start to the day where you have greater control is critical in achieving better results, …

Where You 'Should' Be vs. Where You Are

If you work hard you should expect success, right?<p><i>But what if success doesn't come fast enough?</i><p>I mean, what if you're burning the candle at both ends and STILL feel lapped by others?<p>This describes the first 13 years of my career, and let me tell you, it was brutal.<p>See the problem was I had a …