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Friday Spotlight: Tiffany Dufu

  Last summer, my former boss handed me a book titled, Drop the Ball: Achieving More by Doing Less  by Tiffany Dufu. She had invited Tiffany to speak at our firm and wanted me to read her book and get my thoughts. She also thought the advice within would be helpful to me as a… Continue reading Friday Spotlight: Tiffany Dufu

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The 5 Books Your Daughter Needs to Read

"A book is a dream you hold in your hand." As an avid reader, this quote speaks to my soul. I recently shared with Fairygodboss my recommendations for 5 empowering books that your daughter should be reading right now. These books are a reminder to women and girls of all ages to DREAM BIG. Check it… Continue reading The 5 Books Your Daughter Needs to Read

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Friday Spotlight: Alyssa Mastromonaco

A few months ago, I had never heard the name Alyssa Mastromonaco. I learned of her when I happened upon a podcast where she was being interviewed, and I had nothing exciting on my playlist so I listened. I'm so glad I did because it turns out she's an incredibly bright, accomplished, and quite funny… Continue reading Friday Spotlight: Alyssa Mastromonaco

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Friday Spotlight: Sallie Krawcheck

I feel like ever time I turn around, I'm hearing Sallie Krawcheck's name. Whether she's being interviewed on a podcast, or she's the subject of a news article, or a colleague mentions her name, she seems to be everywhere. But just a few months ago, I couldn't have picked her out of a lineup. As… Continue reading Friday Spotlight: Sallie Krawcheck

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Friday Spotlight: Jessica Bennett

It's a new year, and The Girl Power Code is finally back after a long, but super fun, vacation! We are kicking things off with this Friday's spotlight, which is going to the author of the book I couldn't put down while I was tanning on the beaches of Cartagena - Jessica Bennett. She is… Continue reading Friday Spotlight: Jessica Bennett

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Friday Spotlight: Anne-Marie Slaughter

Happy Friday, everyone! We've made it to the end of the week, and I know that I am definitely looking forward to a relaxing weekend. Although I mentioned that Fridays would be reserved for sharing some of my favorite things, I had a little change of heart and decided that Fridays would be used to… Continue reading Friday Spotlight: Anne-Marie Slaughter

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Mistakes I Made At Work

A few years ago, I was working as a young matrimonial attorney. I didn't love it, but I took a great sense of pride in my work and always gave every assignment 100%. One thing I was always mindful of was deadlines. Litigation has very specific rules about when things are due, and I was… Continue reading Mistakes I Made At Work