Entries by laura bean

Don’t Let Delegation be Your Downfall

We have good news and bad news. The good news is that our Women ON Point alumni are going gangbusters with more than a 70% success rate when it comes to promotions, raises, new career opportunities, board seats, and awards and recognitions. Congratulations to everyone! The bad is news is that delegation is still an […]

7 Ways Wimbledon is the Secret to Your Leadership Success

Congratulations to the 2019 Wimbledon champions…Simona Halep and Novak Djokavic. The analogies between sports and business are endless, and Wimbledon, the oldest tennis tournament in the world, is an ideal way to showcase some critical secrets to your leadership success. Great leaders, like elite world-class athletes, are made not born. Greatness is a goal…it doesn’t […]

May is Mental Health Awareness Month

The month of May is dedicated to raising awareness about mental health issues, but with the staggering statistics that exist today, we need to raise awareness every day. According to the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, 1 in 5 people have experienced diagnosable mental health problems in the last year including depression and […]

Leadership Development is a Game-Changer

Speaking of games…one of the greatest competitions in sports has just ended. During March Madness, 64 women’s teams and 68 men’s teams enter the tournament, want to win and need a competitive advantage to make it happen. The same is true is business. The markets are saturated, the scope has gone global, and every organization […]

Celebrate International Women’s Day Everyday

March 8th is International Women’s Day, and we know it doesn’t get the same fanfare, fireworks, food spreads, or fun parades as some other holidays, but it should. Right?! We, at Women ON Point, know that women are getting braver, bolder, finding their voices, banding together, speaking up, and standing out in greater numbers than […]

7 Ways to Fall in Love with Work

Valentine’s Day is tomorrow and love is in the air. But what happens when you have lost that loving feeling for your job? Yes, I said “job”. We spend more time at work than we do anywhere else, and it can be miserable when we want to “break up” with work. Just like in a […]

7 Ways to Get Your Career in Shape in the New Year

Happy New Year! Everyone is making resolutions and setting goals for the new year, and so are we at Women ON Point! We are on track for 2019 to be our biggest, boldest, and best year yet with new programs and initiatives, exciting partnerships, and the incredible opportunity to elevate even more women to the […]

Ditch the Mask and Be Authentic at Work

Halloween is right around the corner, and it’s the one day a year when it’s perfectly acceptable to dress up like someone else and pretend to be a nurse, fireman, or political figure. However, no one expects you to administer medicine, put out a fire, or pass legislation. It’s all done in good fun; adults […]

Why You Should Play “Follow the Leader” at Work

Today, more than ever, leaders are not only there to inspire and make tough decisions, they are highly visible role models 24/7/365. We all played “Follow the Leader” as kids, and it’s important to remember the rules and bring the game into your workplace and leadership style. Gone are the days when a leader could […]