Winter 2018 Thought Leader Spotlight – Shamina Singh

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As part of The Azara Group’s monthly newsletter, we select a business leader to share insights about leadership, being an influencer, and career development. Our objective is to help support your ability to flourish as a leader and share what makes people thrive in business. Read More »

Diversity in Tech – Not About Kumbaya But Your Bottom Line

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This is the third article in a three-part series addressing diversity issues in Silicon Valley and Corporate America. This series explores solutions and best practices for increasing diversity in the workplace. Read More »

Navigating Career Transitions in Pro Sports – Athletes Must Help Themselves Succeed in Retirement

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Professional athletes are often strictly focused on advancing in their respective sport. However, they should be just as concerned, if not more, with their long-term professional development off the field. Read More »

July 2017 Thought Leader Spotlight – Ida Liu

Ida Liu Bio Box

As part of The Azara Group’s monthly newsletter, we select a business leader to share insights about leadership, being an influencer, and career development. Our objective is to help support your ability to flourish as a leader and share what makes people thrive in business. Read More »

Beware of the Fine Print – Forced Arbitration Clauses in Employment Contracts

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If you watch Netflix, shop on Amazon, have certain credit cards, or use a major cell phone service provider, most likely you have already agreed to contractual terms that are snuck into endless pages of consumer agreements as “terms of service.” One important clause often overlooked in these consumer agreements also frequently appears in your employment agreements and can impact your rights with your employer – especially if there is ever a dispute. Read More »