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Wednesday, January 09, 2019 Business & Finance
I wish all of my devoted readers (hi, Mom!) a Happy New Year with much success and happiness. This edition’s timing coincides with the Working Women’s Survival Show. It is my life’s mission to help women survive and thrive in the investing jungle. I believe that when women have a voice, options, information and a community in which to learn, they are better able to make smart decisions with their money, thus creating a lifetime of financial confidence. Education is critical as it should be...
Wednesday, January 09, 2019 Community
Luminary Leader: An Interview with Karen Hoffman, Founder of Gateway to Dreams by Deborah LeeAnn Morley Deborah LeeAnn: Today we are welcoming Karen Hoffman, Chief Dream Champion and Founder of Gateway to Dreams as one of the Luminary Leaders in our community. Besides her amazing background of making a difference here in town, I really want to focus on what's going on at Gateway to Dreams as it meets its five year anniversary. Welcome Karen! Please tell a bit about the history of Gateway to...
Sunday, March 18, 2018 Business & Finance
In Business and Life, Context is Crucial for Empowerment By Erin Joy, Founder and CEO, Black Dress Partners As a strategic business consultant, confidant, and advisor, much of what I do for my clients is help them cultivate a sense of empowerment. Why? Simply put, most “successful” people are empowered people. One of the primary reasons I conceived the Midwest Women Business Owners’ Conference , in fact, was to provide women business owners with the resources they need to become more empowered...
Wednesday, March 07, 2018 Business & Finance
Making Financial Sense: Protect Yourself at All Times by James C. Knapp, AIF ® Settling into 2018, we will soon be celebrating Earth Day. According to History.com, Earth Day is an annual event celebrated on April 22 where various events worldwide are held to demonstrate support for environmental protection. Keeping Earth Day in mind, you might personally reflect about tangible ways to protect the environment. As noble as your intentions are, you may become absorbed by the responsibilities of...
Saturday, March 03, 2018 Community
There has never been a more important time to be a woman. A woman with a voice, a purpose, a mission, and an army of sisters rising with her as she does what she can to heal from the pain she feels, and heal the world at the same time. Women coming together in women’s circles – and men supporting this – is the key to a new way of existing together in a future we can be proud of. That our children and grandchildren can be proud of. Women are rising to demonstrate a new way - The way of unity,...
Saturday, March 03, 2018 Emotional Intelligence
An insight the size of a mustard seed is powerful enough to bring down a mountain-sized illusion that may be holding our lives together. Truth strikes without mercy. We fear our intuitions because we fear the transformational power within our revelations.” Caroline Myss, Author and Mystic With "#MeToo" trending, sexual harassment and abuse are FINALLY at the forefront of discussion. Many people want to reject this movement because it seems like yet another way to separate people, make some...
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