Redefining Wealth

As a lawyer, business executive and sales coach,  I've been taught to communicate in a manner that is logical, clear, rational, objective and arguably, effective.  But over the years, I've observed that "rational" and "logical" are rarely enough to get a point across. And they are definitely not enough if I'm trying to influence, inspire, lead or engage an audience....

So you survived Halloween and an election, but are you ready for Thanksgiving? As a person who loves to eat, there are not too many holidays that rank higher. Luckily, this US centric holiday typically finds me at home—few corporate events occur during Thanksgiving week. What are your traditions? Do you dread them or give thanks? Although it can be gratifying...

Whenever I am speaking with women about financial matters, a request for tips or suggestions on selecting a financial planner almost always comes up.  While my top tips are listed below, please list your suggestions and/or questions to ask in the comment section! 1. Interview whoever you are considering and don't be shy!  There really aren't any stupid questions -- although there may be...

Despite an unusually cold and frosty September morning, 1000's of breast cancer survivors, friends and families gathered to celebrate life and race for a cure. My close friend, cheerleader, and marketing genius, Amy, had agreed to run with me. I had really been looking forward to some “uninterrupted” Amy time while we navigated the 5k together. Selfishly, I didn’t even...

In early July, Meghan Casserly wrote in Forbes "Why Women's Networking Groups Fail" and it's been popping in and out of my mind for months. She concluded, "No matter how many meetings I attend and business cards I pocket, I can't stop asking myself this question: can a women's networking group help a young woman break into the boy's club, no matter how...

"Learn to get in touch with the silence within yourself, and know that everyone in life has purpose. There are no mistakes, no coincidences, all events are blessings given to us to learn from." - Elisabeth Kubler Ross Are you one of those people who never gets sick? Me too! Or so I thought!! One moment - December 2010 to be...