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5 Reasons Why Setting The Right Goals In 2017 Is Important #WomenOnTheMove

Setting the right goals & achieving them is important for #WomenOnTheMove in 2017. Read on to find out what else is important this year.

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The Art Of Small Talk, And How It Can Impact You At Work

Are you a pro at making small talk, or do you stare in silence when meeting new people? Here's how small talk could help your career.

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A Personality Development Video To Help You Overcome Challenges & Achieve Success

This personality development video is definitely worth a watch – for soft skills can make all the positive difference both at one’s professional and personal life.  When you think all is well with your career but for some reason it is not being recognized, then it could well be something to do with your social […]

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Divya Dinesh Wants Every Woman To Feel Beautiful. Here’s What She Is Doing About It

Divya Dinesh has overcome her own challenges with feeling beautiful and understands how other women feel; her brand Veda Earth aims to bring aromatherapy to the urban Indian woman.

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Useful Lessons From Entrepreneurs! The Mistakes NOT To Make #VIDEO

“It’s failure that gives you the proper perspective on success.” – Ellen DeGeneres. Take note of these lessons from entrepreneurs based on the mistakes they have seen on their own journey. These lessons from entrepreneurs are hard-won; the result of much effort in building their own businesses – they tell us what they would do better or […]

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Juliette Boursier Is Cracking The Lingerie Market & Helping Women Earn While She’s At It

Juliette Boursier is an entrepreneur striving to make it in the fast-growing Indian lingerie market. She shares her exciting journey of creating Jalouse.

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Coach Manpreet Pannu Tells Us Why Health Coaching Is Becoming A Hot Profession

The world of nutrition and wellness is evolving and Health Coaching, a new approach which focuses on bio-individuality has emerged. Life evolves and sometimes it evolves in a way that makes us change the very course of our career. My health Coach Manpreet Pannu, who has been guiding me on various aspects of life, and not only health, […]

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Being A Woman Politician In India #WomenOnTheMove

A woman politician in India plays a pivotal role in empowering women by addressing women's issues more actively than men say #WomenOnTheMove.

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One Doesn’t Need To Be A Jayalalithaa Fangirl To Applaud Her Pro-Women Policies
AIADMK leader Jayaram Jayalalitha greets the audience during her swearing-in-ceremony as the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu state in Chennai, India, Saturday, May 23, 2015. An appeals court acquitted the powerful politician in southern India of corruption charges earlier this month, clearing the way for her to return to public office. She was forced last year to step down as the highest elected official in Tamil Nadu after a Bangalore court in September convicted her of possessing wealth disproportionate to her income and sentenced her to four years in prison. (R. Senthil Kumar/ Press Trust of India via AP)

While questions over her probity (and of those close to her) lingered over her political career, one cannot help but applaud the late CM, J.Jayalalithaa for her pro-women policies in a sea of misogyny.

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Q & A

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Reinvent Our Careers! Is It Possible? #WomenOnTheMove

Is it possible to reinvent our careers, follow our passions and love what we do? We tried to find the answers in our weekly Twitter chat for #WomenOnTheMove Do you feel that you aren’t doing what you want to do? Does the start of your work-week trigger overwhelming feelings of anxiety, sadness, or stress and you lack […]

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Q&A: How To Become A Writer
How to become a writer

In this edition of the Q&A for working women in India, life coach Jaya Narayan answers a question on how to become a writer. How can someone with a flair for writing find opportunities?

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Q&A: How To Socialise At Work
how to socialise at work

In this edition of the Q&A for working women in India, life coach Jaya Narayan answers a question on how to socialise at work when there are very few women in the team

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Workplace Issues

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Multitasking Increases Productivity, You Say? Think Again (Part 1)

Multitasking is frequently cited as a great productivity tool. Is this really true? You may be surprised.

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Why This Amendment To The Maternity Benefits Act Is A Potential Game Changer

Working women in the organised sector have been struggling with inadequate provisions in the Maternity Benefits Act 1961 and an amendment was long due.

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Zambia Announces 1 Day Of Period Leave Each Month In A Very Progressive Move

Period leave in Zambia is now allowed by the country’s labour laws, with a provision for women to take a day off every month to accommodate period discomfort – the day off being called ‘Mother’s day’.  Women in Zambia can now call in any one day of the month to take the day off without providing any […]

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