Author Archives: Deborah Mills-Scofield

From the Best Bosses Ever: 4 Vital Early-Career Leadership Lessons

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I was 20 years old, just out of undergrad, and sitting among a group Ph.D.’s. My first boss at Bell Labs was an equal-opportunity yeller.

When he shouted at me in my first-ever department meeting, I got up, told him when he wanted to talk, not yell, I’d be in my office and walked out.

Perhaps this was not the best initial career move…   

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20 Things We Wish We Had Known 20 Years Ago


These words of wisdom – based on our successes, failures, experiences, yearnings and hopes – come from women alumnae of Brown University.

With hope that they inspire you to take action as you build your life and career, we share them with you today…   

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