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Jan Arzooman is a proofreader, copyeditor, and writer in AMA’s creative services/marketing department. She has worked in editorial for more than 20 years. Arzooman also is a visual artist who enjoys painting, digital art, and photography.

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Businesswomen staying positive

The Power of Staying Positive: Strategic Tips for Businesswomen

By | Posted Feb 11, 2019

Staying positive in the business world, especially about your own value, isn’t easy. Businesswomen are conditioned to think differently than […]

“Hepeating” in the office

Handling a ‘Hepeater’ with Confidence: Tactics for Businesswomen

By | Posted Jan 24, 2019

What can businesswomen do about “hepeating” in the office? Hepeating? It’s a new term for an old behavior. It happens […]

Virtual team meetings

Leading Virtual Team Meetings Is About Creating Connections

By | Posted Jan 11, 2019

If you’re leading a virtual team, how do you make your team meetings productive and useful for everyone? For women […]

Assertive women in business

4 Actions Toward an Assertive Approach for Women at Work

By | Posted Dec 27, 2018

For women who have been socialized to be people pleasers, becoming assertive at work can seem daunting. But the rewards […]

Businesswoman’s strategy for returning to work

The Businesswoman’s Strategy for Landing the Perfect Job after Time Away

By | Posted Dec 5, 2018

Returning to the business world after being away for a few years—because you had kids or because you were laid […]

Gender bias

WLC Panel Discusses Solutions to Gender Bias in the Workplace

By | Posted Nov 9, 2018

With gender bias so deeply ingrained that we often don’t see it, how can we create an environment where both […]

Listening skills

Listening Skills a Vital Part of Women’s Leadership Training

By | Posted Nov 1, 2018

For women on a leadership track, mastering the “soft skill” of listening can play a huge role in moving ahead […]

Authenticity

5 Keys to Success Through Authenticity and a Self-Empowering Mindset

By | Posted Oct 22, 2018

Are self-limiting thinking and a lack of authenticity holding you back from getting a promotion, landing a better job, or […]

Powerful communication

Powerful Communication Takes Training and Connection Building

By | Posted Sep 14, 2018 | 1 Comment

What’s holding you back from being a powerful communicator? Evolving into a woman that people listen to and take seriously […]

Empathy in the workplace

The Value of Empathy in Leadership

By | Posted Aug 27, 2018 | 2 Comments

Surprise—the people you lead expect you to care about them. If you don’t show empathy in the workplace, you are […]

Speak spontaneously

Learning to Speak ‘Spontaneously’ Elevates Your Ability to Lead

By | Posted Aug 17, 2018 | 2 Comments

Off the cuff…impromptu…spontaneous. Speaking with confidence and authority on the spur of the moment can be daunting—but taking the challenge […]

Pacing partner mentorship

Pacing Partners: Mentorship with a Competitive Edge

By | Posted Jul 27, 2018

Business experts talk so frequently about the importance of having a mentor that it sometimes seems as if every successful […]

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