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How to Live Your Life if You Know You Want to Grow Up and Be A Woman in Business

Women Balancing Business in their LivesLife as a woman isn’t easy. You have so many obstacles to overcome, and if you have dreams of getting into business from a young age, the obstacles are even trickier to get through. Your sex shouldn’t define how successful you are in life. Just as race and sexual orientation should have no bearing on what a person is able to achieve in life, the same is true for being a woman.

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Project Management: A Battle of the Sexes?

Battle of the Sexes“Anything you can do, I can do better.” While the lyrics to the beloved tune from the Broadway classic “Annie, Get Your Gun” might be a classic ode to male-female competition, thanks to a few recent controversial reports, they have become somewhat of a rallying cry for women working in project management. Despite being in the minority in terms actually holding corporate managerial positions, a 2007 study indicated that on average, women were significantly more successful when it came to keeping projects on budget, meeting deadlines, and not abandoning projects.

In response, a number of project management experts weighed in on why women might be more successful in a project management role, highlighting factors like communication skills, the ability to multitask, and risk aversion, which tend to be more typically associated with female managers.

But is it true?

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Getting More Women Into the C-Suite

Kim HerlitzkaWith women taking on C-Suite roles at companies like PepsiCo, Inc., Hewlett-Packard and General Motors, we’ve certainly come a long way from the days of women staying home to care for the household while the men went off to work long hours at the office.

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How To Break Into A Career In Property Management

Property Managers Daily DutiesYour dream is to be a successful female entrepreneur, and you’ve decided you want a career that offers your residual income and lets you help folks in the process. So you buy up some rental properties, or work to flip some houses, and now you are managing rental properties.

You dream of this, but you’re not sure how to make it a reality. You have the drive, and the money, so what are your next steps? And once you fulfill those steps, how will you keep abreast with your renters and let people know about your available properties?

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