Author Archive | Carol

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3 Key Pieces You Need to Build a Chic Versatile Wardrobe

I had a fun day today on the set of ABC’s affiliate KATU’s AM Northwest Morning Show. Today was about building versatility in your wardrobe using three key distinct pieces: (1) a tank dress, (2) a great pair of dark denim jeans, and (3) a fabulous pencil skirt. Watch the episode here. Why These Three […]

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Slowing Down to Speed Up

When you’re building a new business or working hard to progress in your career it’s easy to get sucked into working day and night to reach the heights that you aspire to or dream about. As they say, it’s rare air at the top and reaching it is not for the faint of heart. I’ve […]

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Stop Using But As An Excuse

So, you have game plan, you have made a decision to create the life you want, you’re willing to grow as you go along, and you’re ready to take action. But your unconscious, limiting beliefs— old tapes and excuses—are holding you back. Your excuses will get the upper hand if you don’t nip them in […]

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Are You Uncomfortable In Your Comfort Zone?

When you see those inspirational quotes that encourage you to step out of your comfort zone and try something new, how does it make you feel? Do you stop and think about your current job, career, relationship, business, living conditions, or health? Is there a moment when you silently wish you could step out of […]

Age Is Just A Number

via GIPHY In the 1990s when I decided to wait until my 30s to start having my kiddos, people wondered if I was starting a little late for my age. When I went back to school to get my PhD in my early 40s I was asked if I was concerned about changing my career […]

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Self Care Is a Prudent Act of Survival

I recently read an article in the New Yorker, entitled The Gig Economy Celebrates Working Yourself to Death, in which they stated At the root of this is the American obsession with self-reliance, which makes it more acceptable to applaud an individual for working himself to death than to argue that an individual working himself […]

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Washington State University Women of Distinction Awards 2018

I recently had the wonderful honor of being nominated for a WSU Women of Distinction Award. In celebration of Women’s History Month, Washington State University Vancouver honored me and the other women in the school and community. The ceremony was held on March 29th. On March 22nd, WSU brought all the nominees together for a […]

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Using Your Story to Define Your Future

I had the distinct pleasure of participating in a powerful business summit called Write Your True Story. It was a special online series that taught how to share your true story authentically to transform lives and grow your business. During the interview, which I provided for you below, I shared  my own story and how […]

Closet Care Carol Parker Walsh

12 Closet Care Tips That will Refresh Your Wardrobe

This is the perfect time of year to tackle your closet now that Spring is here. I know it can be a rather daunting experience,  especially if you haven’t been in there (and I mean really in there) in a while. Cleaning out your closet can be challenging, but holding on to things that no longer […]

Fit Solutions Carol Parker Walsh

Fit Solutions for Every Figure

We all probably fuss more than we need to over what we consider our figure flaws. In truth we could all be happier if we focused more on what makes our bodies feel great in clothes. Consider my last blog on the habits of the highly stylish. Stop finding fault with your body. Instead, learn […]

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