Opting Out of the 100% Club

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In this episode we were joined by Janice Ellig – named by Business Week as one of “The World’s Most Influential Headhunters.” She is co-CEO of Chadick Ellig and focuses her search practice on recruitment of divisional heads, C-suite executives and board directors.

During the course of this class she was asked:

How can women opt out of the 100% club? Meaning trying to be 100% partner to a spouse, 100% mom, 100% executive and still have time for a night out with friends here and there. Is the woman who does it all a myth?”

Here’s some of what Janice had to say: 

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William Flamme

William Flamme

William Flamme is ExecuNet's Marketing Content Manager, where he is responsible for developing engaging career, job search, and leadership insight and delivering executive-level content across the various properties under the ExecuNet brand. Prior to joining ExecuNet in 2008, Will earned a master's degree in education and taught fifth grade and sixth grade. As a teacher, he deepened his appreciation for the written word and mastered skills necessary for managing writers who sometimes view deadlines as homework.

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