Lynn lives life to the fullest

"IF you have nothing nice to say, don't say anything at all".That saying remains the guiding principle of Lynn Lorenzo-Polk. She learned it from her father Dr. Angel Suguitan Lorenzo and she applies it in her work and advocacies.Lynn thinks before she reacts on matters she deals with in her various capacities in different organizations, mostly as president. She meets different people and she knows each person must be handled differently....more

Barbie's Linkedin as a metaphor on women’s careers

There’s a new entrepreneur in town! Or more precisely on Linkedin.After more than 50 years in the business Barbie, the most famous doll that ever existed, opened her own Linkedin profile....more

Being Mom: A Working Mom Perspective

“I think every working mom probably feels the same thing: You go through big chunks of time where you’re just thinking, ‘this is impossible – oh, this is impossible.’ And then you just keep going and going, and you sort of do the impossible.” – Tina Fey...more

5 miracle cures for ending your About page blues

There’s been some talk lately about how difficult it is to write an About page for a business website. I think that’s because it forces entrepreneurs and small business owners to take a good, long look at their motivations for starting their business, and to find ways to connect their motivations and love for what they do, to their audiences. Not an easy task!...more

Get Up Get Out of Bed!

 Get Up..Get Out of Bed…It's 1987….....more

WOMEN TO WATCH: THE WRITER, SERENA MALCOLM

For some people, writing is just something to do – for others, it is a way of life. Today’s Woman to Watch hails from London, England. She is a creative writer and author who is passionate about generating healthy dialogue around the plight of the international black community.Please introduce yourself…...more

WOMEN TO WATCH: OPERA MEETS HIP-HOP, ASHA LINDSEY

Sankofa, a word meaning “reach back and get it”, also translated as “return and fetch it” in Ghana’s Akan language, is a perfect word to summarize this woman’s professional life choices.  Using her God-given talent and understanding that music is her ministry, today’s Woman to Watch is defining history through the arts!...more

WOMEN TO WATCH: THE RESEARCHER, DR. LUISEL RICKS-SANTI

I’m sure you’ll agree, I look forward to the day when we can safely say that cancer doesn’t stand a chance. The day when we no longer have to worry about hearing that a loved one has received that dreadful diagnosis, or if they do, the day when we no longer have to fear that this diagnosis is the beginning of the end....more