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7 Strategies to Help You Find A Mentor in Business Life

It is not possible to succeed alone in life. Each of us is influenced by someone in business life. The fastest and most effective way to pursue our career is to find people who will be a resolute model professional by her / his personality and behavior. The role of education in career development is great. We are trying to improve ourselves by reading books about successful people’s lives, listening interviews and watching successful people’s podcasts and videos. A mentor…

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Female CEOs are Role Models for Other Women in Business

In an article published a few weeks ago at the Fast Company, it is stated that although a small number of female executives targeted to be female CEOs, it was reported that there is an important source of motivation for female leaders in the present. It is a fact that Gender Equality has a positive impact on business processes both economically and culturally. According to a research conducted by Catalyst, presence of female senior executives in executive management results in…

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“Equality in Wages” Forum

“The future of companies in Europe will be determined by their ability to manage their organization’s capabilities.” Viviane Reding, Vice President of the European Commission and the Court of Justice, I was in Brussels last month to attend the ‘Equality Pay Off’ meeting organized by the European Commission. More than 150 business professionals, public and NGO managers came together via this forum. Apparently, the employment of qualified women in companies is increasing. On the other hand, statistics show that there…

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Men’s Support to Create A Culture of Diversity

Anatomy of Change; 5 Golden Rules to Get Men’s Support while Creating Diversity Culture Last month at the PWN Advisory Board, we fiercely debated how we can win men’s support for raising awareness of women’s presence in business. Finally, important and beautiful suggestions came out. I will share 5 gold rules with you in this article. We are currently working in environments where masculine cultures dominate our institutions. Even we’re unaware, we admire the definitions used in the business world.…

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Women Employment Pioneer National Improvement?

While we are commemorating the 75th anniversary of Atatürk’s death, it appears that we haven’t reached the rate of women’s representation in Turkey’s economic and political life as in the ‘30s, still. Last week the 7th edition of the Global Economic Forum’s Global Gender report was published. In the report, Turkey’s female labor force participation rate placed 127th among 136 countries, and located 103th in female political representation. Female Employment Participation ranking of Turkey comes after United Arab Emirates, Bangladesh,…

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The Golden Key for Diversity and Equality: Networking

Meetings, conferences and social activities become our new places of business. In business, we all now feel obliged to spend a significant amount of time outside the office in network activities. The thing is, From these meetings, everyone turned out to be dissatisfied. Result-oriented professionals want to see the tangible results of each and every meeting we attend. And if we are not a quiet, invisible profile at all, then the time never passes… We will simply focus on the…

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5 Platin Rules to Develop Networking Skills

I was walking in the Kanyon Mall; while I was trying to go to the meeting place on time,  I was thinking the questions I will ask to Ms. Işıl. For a moment I saw a nice, well-dressed  lady with blue pants and a t-shirt. The people who know me very well that I am not a careful about what is happening around me; even if my husband goes by me , I do not notice him! However, somehow this…

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Golden Advices for the Independent Board Membership

In recent years, there have been many books on business management in Turkey.In this article, I would like to talk about Sait Gözüm and his books, which are about the Board of Directors. Maturity has accelerated in recent years in the field of management books in our country as it is in every area. By following global trends, it is not easy to find resource books that describe the management vision, the country facts, and systematically describe legal practices. Sait Gözüm shared his 27…

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Changing Views…..Changer Views…..After a Conference

Today I participated in Changing Views to Women’s Leadership 2017 conference; both as a representative of PWN Istanbul from the 5 NGOs  and as a panelist of the leadership panel. … but it was different.During the conference I thought and felt that I should write this. People from different platforms came together. There were small, entrepreneurial women, business professionals, social enterpreneurs, NGO representatives, company owners. I was also a part of the organization team, but I did not realize that we were able to provide that variety until…

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Blow Some Fairy Dust to a Woman Micro Enterpreneur, Share the Magic…

   You actually know them. Many of them  are neighbors around you, your mother’s friend or your son / daughter’s school friend’s mother. They all have common characteristics. They are mostly women . Housewifes, house workers without job security The are Innovative and talented.. They want to contribute to the family budget by transforming their hobbies into money. They want to have some economic freedom. They produce so many stuff! Door decorations, wedding candies, baby packs, wool toys, etaminous works, cookies, decorative wood…

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