Starting Out

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Danielle LaPorte

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Author, Danielle LaPorte Inc.

A: You're important. The universe has got your back. Know how to give a good handshake. The divine feminine is the greatest power you have. Forget what you learned in college.

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Jennifer Vaughan Maanavi

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Co-Founder , Physique 57

A: It is hard to find the “perfect” job right out of college. So even if she didn’t have her dream job right away, I would remind her to show up ...

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Rena Nathanson/Starting Out

Founder and CEO, Bananagrams, Inc.

A: 1. Do not be intimidated! 2. Keep your sense of humor. 3. Find a balance between your work and your personal life that WORKS FOR YOU.

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Susanna Harwood Rubin

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Visual Artist, Writer & Certified Yoga Teacher, Susanna Harwood Rubin

A: I would ask her to outline what she was passionate about and to come up with as many different ways of supporting and directing that passion in her life. I ...

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Writer, Speaker, Media Personality, Alexis Sclamberg

A: Be “Unrealistic”: Don’t compromise down your dream job before you give it a chance just because it doesn’t seem practical. So many people try to rationalize their career decisions—but if ...

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Holly Gordon/Starting Out

Executive Director, 10x10

A: Work harder. Don’t be afraid to take on responsibility. Always try to execute with excellence – mediocrity gets you nowhere. Follow through and follow up on everything you do.

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