Category Archives: Career

New Year, New Digs

It’s a new year year with new digs in my world. I typically don’t delve into my personal life too deeply, but this post calls for a little bit of that. My husband’s career took off in 2017, when his comedic video series on Wisconsin culture...

HAVING IT ALL | By Taharah Saad

  By: Taharah Saad Can women really have it all, and still manage to keep their sanity?  Is it possible to have a career, a family, a social life, plus find time for extracurricular activities and some “Me” time?  Can we really juggle all these different tasks and not...

BODY IMAGE INFLUENCES LEADERSHIP | By Miss Universe Canada 2016

By: Siera Bearchell, Miss Universe Canada 2016 Most leaders carry a sense of confidence. Confidence commands attention.  Confidence persuades opinions.  Confidence makes us believe in what people say.

If our body image impacts our confidence and our confidence impacts our leadership abilities, then surely body image is...

Strengthening Your Personal Brand

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My tip of the week is: strengthen your personal brand

The word "brand" is tossed around a lot, and rightfully so... because everyone needs one. Whether you're an entrepreneur or working for someone else... a personal 

Professional Development Communities

If you’re in your 20s, chances are you’re still trying to figure out this whole adulting thing, from your career to life in general. Have you ever considered joining a professional development community to help you reach your goals? Whitney...

Spotlight on Lit Without Limits Founder/CEO

Hi #Empowerista! My corner of the internet is a place to celebrate and support powerful women. Things like fear, self-doubt and our inner critic often get in the way of how powerful we truly are. The women I feature experience all...

Passion + perseverance (with Aunt Flow CEO)

Hi #Empowerista! My corner of the internet is a place to celebrate and support powerful women. Things like fear, self-doubt and our inner critic often get in the way of how powerful we truly are. The women I feature experience all these difficult...

Feeling qualified and confident to lead

One area in which men significantly outperform women is: SELF-CONFIDENCE. Women significantly undervalue their accomplishments, and for various reasons, suffer from the impostor syndrome and lack confidence.

#WhyIMarch

Prior to my participation in the Women's March Los Angeles, a woman asked me: who doesn't believe women's rights are human rights? This is a valid question, so I wanted to answer it openly. It's important to start with:

Five Hidden Opportunities for Greater Success

copy-of-freshstart-4 Your entire life you’ve likely been surrounded by people who have adopted the traditional mindset of success, work and making money. They believe… Success = titles, accomplishments and raises Work = the hours between 9am and...