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4 Reasons to Set Your New Year’s Goals on Halloween

I’m one of those people who epically fails at New Year’s resolutions. I have the best of intentions on January 1st, but by mid February it’s back to business as usual. I don’t know if it’s good or bad news that I’m not alone in this. Only 8% of people keep their New Year’s Resolutions with […]

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Top 10 Rules for Being a #LadyBoss

Last night I took part of an innovative and interactive discussion around what it meant to be a #ladyboss, #bossbabe, #badassboss, and to value #communityovercompetition. The conversation was entitled “Beauty and the Bosses”, which I personally love, and the panel consisted of three (including me) amazing and forward-thinking leaders in their industry. Meghan Hamilton owner […]

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Create a Lasting Impression

Q: What’s the big deal about creating a lasting impression? There are numerous reasons to consider the difference it can make to you and others when you dress with the intention of creating a lasting impression. Let’s review a few possibilities. You just got a job that’s going to put you in the public eye. […]

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Vision Boards: How Visualization Helps You Achieve Your Goals

Getting Clear on Your Goals If there’s one thing that keeps people stuck, it’s a lack of clarity. Want to quit your soul sucking day job in favor of the freedom of self-employment, but you aren’t clear on the steps to take. Love to take an exotic vacation, but you aren’t sure where to go—or […]

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Your Clothes Speak

What Are Your Clothes Saying? If you’re a follower of my blog by now you realize that what you wear speaks volumes to both yourself and others. It happens instantly and communicates quite effectively. In my Amazon best selling book by the same title I talk about this topic in depth.   Our appearance, body-language, […]

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Why You Can’t Do It All Yourself

Stop DIY-ing We live in a society where it’s all about doing it all yourself. You may have fallen prey to this idea that you don’t need support, assistance, or guidance. That all you need to is Google it and it that will be enough. When it comes to doing real work building your confidence, […]

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5 Strategies to Get Ready For Workday

Starting the Day Right Whether you’re heading out to the office and prepping to go to your home-based office, you need to do the work of mentally and physically preparing yourself for a productive and successful work day. It can be easier to get into a “morning routine” when you have to physically leave your […]

4 Tips to be a Confident Speaker

Confident Speaker Public speaking still remains the #1 fear of most people in America. So it’s no surprise when I hear other colleagues and entrepreneurs ask me, “How can I be more confident on stage? Or speaking in front of crowd? Or even networking?” Admittedly, even speaking in front of massive groups of people gives […]

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3 Ways to Get Over Your Fear of Public Speaking

Confident Speaking Public speaking is almost an essential for success nowadays—and definitely a major factor in creating a powerful brand. Those who take their courage into their hands and accept or seek speaking engagements tend to outpace their competitors in branding, authority and reach. There are three things you need to do before you can walk […]

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The Power of First Impressions

First Impressions Are you a speaker (or striving to be on stage)? An entrepreneur that wants attract more clients? A professional that needs to up your executive presence? Then you’ll want to pay attention. It only takes a 1/10th of a second to make an impression. That’s less than a second. In that short amount […]

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