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July 5, 2016: Edition 69
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FRESH INSIGHTS ON THE LATEST NEWS

Does Office Space Affect How Women Work?   
From open offices to standing desks, does gender play a role in how well you work in your work digs?
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Buck Up: Prepare for Pushback With Solutions
Not everyone is on board to reach gender parity in the workplace and close the wage gap. Grab some strategies for handling the negatives to move forward strategically. 
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Terms of Empowerment: Speak The Language
Power is a word that needs decoding and how we talk about the concepts of power is key to success and fairness.
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VIDEO OF THE WEEK

BBC World News Anchor Karry Kay interviews Dr. Paula Kahumbo, CEO of WildeLife Direct; Kate Brooks, documentarian and director of "The Last Animals" and journalist Melanie Gouby on their work as global environmentalist leaders.




GREAT STUFF TO READ NOW

What Passions Will You Follow?
Educator Kirsty Von Malaise says we need to stop asking young girls what they want to be when they grow up and ask about their passions instead.
READ IT AT THE TELEGRAPH

Be Careful Not to Catch The Rude Flu
Researchers say new studies show rudeness at work is contagious and you can act rudely if your coworker does. READ IT AT AEON


Sorry, Dad, You're Fired 
Small family businesses can make for some tough arrangements when the bottom line meets the blood line.

READ IT AT FORTUNE


QUOTE OF THE WEEK
 
"Say 'no' more, but let your 'yes' be 'yes.' And when you're choosing those 'yes' events, give a little extra consideration to the events your sisters in business (and life) are planning.

Your presence speaks volumes."
--Jessica Dunker, president and CEO of Iowa Restaurant Association. 




 
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Wednesday, July 13
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