Carol Kaufmann

Carol Kaufmann
How I Created My Dream Job

How I Created My Dream Job

In 2008, consultant-turned-photographer Sarah Wilkerson discovered ClickinMoms, an online community of mothers who love photography and want to learn more about and improve their craft. Within two years, she'd become CEO.

The site, founded by Kendra…

Leadership Lessons From an Extreme Athlete

Leadership Lessons From an Extreme Athlete

Alison Levine’s background is enough to make your head spin. The avid extreme-sport athlete is one of a handful of American women to achieve the Adventurers Grand Slam — climbing the highest peaks on each continent…

Are You Ready for a New Career?

Are You Ready for a New Career?

Have you had it up to here with the job to which you’re devoting a substantial portion of your time, energy and brain cells? Have you caught yourself muttering how nice it would be to work for a…

Second Act Resource Guide

Second Act Resource Guide

You’ve decided you need to make a professional change and do something that matters to you. But how do you begin? “You have to do some experiments,” says Marci Alboher, author of The Encore Career Handbook…

Balancing being liked and respected at work

Balancing being liked and respected at work

If you just got a promotion, started a new job and are charged with managing a staff of strangers or even if you’re scouting for new clients, you’re likely facing a unique challenge. You need people…

Getting Laid Off Can Open New Doors

Getting Laid Off Can Open New Doors

Have you been canned in a company downsizing? Do you have your resignation letter ready to go, peppered with a top 10 list of “Things That Are Wrong With My Boss”? Or are you just so fed up…

How to Mix Business and Pleasure

How to Mix Business and Pleasure

Imagine your boss asks you to step in and take her place at a business dinner, entertaining your notoriously oversharing and inappropriate clients. Or maybe you’re at a rubber-chicken, formal dinner sitting with your new boss and…

Anatomy of a Great Presentation

Anatomy of a Great Presentation

Who loves giving speeches and presentations? Okay, don’t all raise your hands at once. Although public speaking can be intimidating, acing a big presentation can earn you valuable points toward a promotion, help you close a deal and…