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Mentorship

I recently had the opportunity to engage in an in-depth discussion with several women who have leadership roles at their respective companies regarding a variety of topics. During the discussion, the subject of mentorship was brought up. Many…
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You Get What You Give

This is an important week in my professional life. I am celebrating five years of service with Ideba, and it has caused me to look introspectively at my time as an intern, a research analyst, and a research manager for the company. Although…

Help Me Help You, Times Two

Fans of the movie "Jerry Maguire" know the expression "help me help you" quite well.  The phrase came to mind while reading a blog entry from Hightail called The Agency Game: 10 tips for working with agencies, and some of the maxims struck…

Practical Advice for May Graduates: Improve Your Computer Skills

It is graduation season! Have you been wondering what to say to that new graduate venturing out to college or the working world?  After “congratulations” and before “don’t do something stupid to ruin your life”, give that graduate…
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The Customer’s Always Right?

Doing my earliest public-facing job, I helped serve diners in a restaurant. During this time, I first heard “The customer is always right,” proclaimed by my manager. The expression stuck in my head and I wondered if that could really…