How to Get What You Want at Work Without Being Labeled ‘Bossy’

Research shows both women and men expect and prefer women to be “nice” at work. What is the biggest mistake women make climbing the career ladder? As a business professor, I’m frequently asked this question. Research on women in business would lead you to believe there are many mistakes we make in our career: On the whole, women don’t negotiate enough, are too apt to give credit to others, don’t seek out highly influential sponsors, have less powerful networks, earn less money and do more than their share of housework and childcare . Looking at this daunting list is […]

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