Can a stylish woman command a country’s military forces??? (Images)

Can a high-ranking woman official expect respect from male counterparts and direct reports while carrying a baby and a D&G bag?

Spain says ‘yes’. This is not new news, but a great example that illustrates how to execute balance while serving as a high-ranking political official:

When Spanish Prime Minister José Luis Rodríguez Zapatero’s new cabinet members took their oath of office before King Juan Carlos on Monday, one of them, the recently-appointed Defense Minister, stood out from the rest. Literally. Carme Chacón, 37, is not only the first woman to head Spain’s armed forces. She is also seven months pregnant.

Article take from Time.com

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Read more: http://www.time.com/time/world/article/0,8599,1730927,00.html#ixzz1s3tSNwKr

New Cirque du Soliel show Amaluna, a ‘homage to women’

“An homage to women”

Skillshare workshop: LinkedIn Profile

Skillshare workshop: LinkedIn Profile

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My CV

What a beautiful CV! Although I think all resumes and professional documents should adhere to business standards, perhaps this would make a great addition to a professional’s creative portfolio.

Bastaart!

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Out of boredom, I’ve decided to make something useful. 🙂

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Steady Hands

I’m currently fascinated by calligraphy…Since I hand write most of my correspondence, I’d like to learn how to write in modern calligraphy eventually. Here’s a video I found on anothers’ WordPress blog.

What's up at Ravens March.

Following yesterday’s demonstration, I though the Friday slackness might be a display of serious calligraphy:

I can’t help but wonder at the paper being used there; that great quivering dollop of ink that serves as a dot on the i, just sitting there without a sign of feathering.

Today’s pen: Parker “51″
Today’s ink: Diamine Syrah

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Dystopian Books Again Seize Power [INFOGRAPHIC]

30 Day Book Challenge: Day 21-Favorite picture book from childhood

Favorite pic from a children’s book: http://bit.ly/H4lYc5

History Of Design [INFOGRAPHIC]

Dalai Lama awarded 2012 Templeton Prize for spiritual work

Win $5K to pay off your student loans! (Skillshare.com)

Win $5K to pay off your student loans! (Skillshare.com)

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Women In Business (Infographic)

Women In Business (Infographic)

Women In Business (Infographic)

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pretty pink ponies: "Seven Lessons To Learn From A Market Downturn"

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Gorgeous day in Sta Monica!

Koi and turtle-watching at the Fairmont hotel.
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Hot tall boots @Burberry on Twitpic

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Need suits? Work clothes?
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healthy reminder:

Don't forget to do some yoga stretches and a bit of walking during your nine-to-five this week! Work is no excuse to be out of shape.
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pretty pink ponies: orange you glad it’s summer?

what’s cookin’?

…good lookin'?

If you are in the market for cooking supplies, we just discovered one neat secret: Japanese-made mandolins.

Much less expensive than their French counterpart, however, great quality for its price point and well-made.

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Venice stationery party

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new specs

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sculpture

This interesting metal sculpture adds without taking anything away from a modern bedroom interior.
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balance

delicate vintage items + sleek simple lines
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