How One Woman Struggling with Finding Her Identity Created a New Life Through Yoga

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The Trouble with Role Models

When thinking of success many people turn to role models. How has someone else done what you want to do before? ...more

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"Laughter is Healing," Australian Speaker's Approach to Self-Improvement

I recently had the pleasure of meeting a humorous lady from down under, Nancy Wylde. Nancy Wylde is author of the book "Ticket to Freedom: A Self-Empowerment Guide for Women" (2008) and a motivational speaker. ...more

Get Publishers and Book Agents to Notice You

6 Reasons to Use a Blog to Build Readership Before You Publish and Attract Agents and Publishers Free Audio: 1 hour and 20 minutes of real examples and useful resources which will help you understand how to use a blog to market and improve your writing. I am really excited to share my ideas on how to use a blog and Web 2.0 to launch or build your writing career and how to attract readers, agents, and publishers to your writing. I've given this talk several times but never took the time to record it. ...more

Set Goals, Make Friends in the Process: Announcing Accountability Girlfriends

Just in time for New Year's Resolutions, I've started a new network called Accountability Girlfriends. If you've been tempted to not even bother setting goals this year, think again. Maybe you just need a cheerleading team to encourage you and push you a bit. This new social network will give you the chance to set goals and share them with other women. We'll all help keep you accountable so that you can make more happen in your life. ...more

Fun Way to Create a Free Jingle for Your Business

Jingle Generator - Spread Your Company Info in a Fun WayThis is a fun, free tool presented by Quickbooks. Pick from a variety of pre-formulated jingles, add your company information and see what the wacky musician, Tommy Silk creates for you. Even if you don't want a jingle for your company, visit this site because it is a great example of how to use your artistic talents to meet current needs in a unique way. ...more

Marketing Yourself Online with Integrity: Lessons from Madame Helena Rubinstein, a Cosmetic Industry Giant

The beauty about online businesses is that you can work in your bedroom slippers, on a Tahiti beach, or at the local coffee shop and your customers will never know. The anonymity of the internet is very attractive to those who operate a business or product but are a bit shy. We let the internet do the talking for us. There is; however, a danger in taking full advantage of the anonymity of the internet and that is losing your integrity. ...more

Does Marketing Yourself Have to Be Painful?

"I decided that if I could paint that flower in a huge scale, you could not ignore its beauty." - Georgia O'Keeffe  I've been blessed with many readers who are interested in famous women in history. I've been encouraged by your comments and the number of people who enjoy reading what I write. I never could have imagined this opportunity a year ago. ...more

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I too have seen that women sometimes struggle ...more