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The root cause of perfectionism and self-doubt in generations of American women is…

When we measure our self-worth from any place outside ourselves, we fall victim to perfectionism, confusion and self-doubt. If a college woman measures her self-worth by her GPA, tests are going to cause her quite a bit of anxiety. Getting … Continue reading

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How to Define Success on Your Own Terms: Q&A with Shelia Butler

When I came across Successful Women Talk, I was immediately drawn to it by the commitment of its host, Shelia Butler, to feature diverse female entrepreneurs. Barely getting by through high school, Shelia realized that she had to make a … Continue reading

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Overstressing Achievements

At the beginning of the semester I was offered an opportunity to take a class where if I achieved the highest grade, I would be awarded with a special distinction in that class. Although a small number of students achieve … Continue reading

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Jenny Blake on Perfectionism, Failures and Authenticity

From the moment I first came across Jenny’s candid blog, Life After College, I wished that I stumbled across it when I was still in high school.  At the same time when Jenny was building a successful career as an … Continue reading

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College Secrets “They” Don’t Want You to Know About … Until Now.

Earlier this month I had the privilege of speaking at the 2012 National Conference for College Women Student Leaders. This is my third year in a row speaking at NCCWSL. It is by far my favorite conference to speak at … Continue reading

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