Be Brave: Raising Girls That Stand Up, Speak Out, & Embrace Their Feminine Power


I recommend that when a girl reaches age 9 – it could be sooner or later – a parent sits down and gives them “the talk.”  Not a talk about sex but a talk about power, what it is and who has it.  By age 9, a girl already has nascent sexuality.  She notices her […]

How to Strategize Job Searching Like Chess Playing


Job searching is very similar to playing a game of chess. Both activities have a significant element of strategy. But first, let’s agree about the word strategy. A simple definition found in Merriam-Webster’s dictionary, which says, “the skill of making or carrying out plans to achieve a goal.” And indeed, the job seeker has a […]

Creating Your Future Career Vision in 2020


Today’s Live took me two months to figure out. A little break because 2020 is such a huge year for our business. It’s our 10 year anniversary in March. So we are doing a ton of reflecting and thinking about the next ten years internally. Personally here’s what I’ve been up to: I started just […]

Here’s How Social Media Can Negatively Affect Us at Work


Social media has grown immensely, becoming the average person’s main method of keeping in touch. Whether we’d like to admit it or not, many of us have likely been at our desks, passing the time with a quick scroll-break on Instagram. As we’re exploring our feeds, getting a follow request from a coworker can feel […]

Renovation Tips to Revitalize Your Office


Sometimes an office lacks personality or needs a modern update. What reasons do you have for considering renovation of your office? Is the aim to improve work environment or appeal to a wider clientele? It’s important to look at your needs before you dive into the renovation process, and if you decide the changes will […]

An Easy 9 Steps to 10,000 Followers on Instagram


Growing my Instagram followers to 10,000, there’s a lot of lessons I’ve learned. We’ve been working hard. We’ve been posting daily and I’ve learned so much. We’re very excited for this milestone, but even more excited to share the behind the scenes with you all. I’m going to cover nine things today. Subscribe on your favorite platform […]

Entrepreneurs: Looking to Hire? Avoid These 3 Hiring Mistakes


New entrepreneurs typically take on all business roles themselves during their first year of operations, by necessity not choice, according to new research published by SCORE, mentors to America’s small businesses. Still, the report shows that over half (54%) of startups are looking to hire in their first year of operations. If you’re considering hiring […]

Why You Want a Low Bus Coefficient


The fastest way to get a promotion is to have a Low Bus Coefficient. Of course, there are other less seemly and perhaps unethical ways to get promotions. But, for most people in the modern work world the fastest way to get promotions is to share what you know. “The intuitive mind is a sacred […]

The Planning Workshop: How To Create Your Annual Plan


Since 2010, I’ve helped thousands of overwhelmed working moms plan out how to find their perfect career so that they can be happier, have more time with their family and provide for their family. As the CEO of one of Forbes 35 most influential career sites, Classy Career Girl, and founder of the PLAN course, […]

How Being Stressed At Work Can Affect Your Health


This year don’t get stressed at work! That’s quite a goal to live up to, and it obviously isn’t something you can guarantee you can stop happening, but if you’ve found yourself in a semi-serious New Year, New Me mode coming into 2020, you’ll be looking for ways to eliminate stress and have a better […]