Yearly Archives: 2015

Tips to Improve Financial Know-How in 2016

Tips to Improve Financial Know-How in 2016

As we head into the holiday season and the close of another year, many people are thinking about their goals and wishes for the future. One popular New Year’s resolution people make is to learn and expand language…

5 Ways to Position Yourself as an Industry Authority

5 Ways to Position Yourself as an Industry Authority

Whatever product you sell or service you offer, chances are you’re not the only one. How do you differentiate yourself from the next lawyer, chiropractor, florist, or widget maker? By putting yourself out there and establishing yourself as…

Successful Women’s Advice on Failure

Successful Women’s Advice on Failure

Coming to terms with your losses can be just as important as celebrating your successes. Recovering from failed partnerships, bad clients, or the job that got away is crucial for renewed energy in the new year.

Here are five powerful…

What To Look For in a Business Coach

What To Look For in a Business Coach

As we end 2015, I am reflecting on how the year went, and I imagine you are, too.  Did it meet your expectations? Were you as successful in your endeavors as you had hoped? Should you have done things…

Inspiring Habits of the Remarkable Leader

Inspiring Habits of the Remarkable Leader

There is a difference between managing and leading, and it’s a distinction we hope to master in our careers. We recognize that there are many ways we can improve our performances and do our best work, but how…

10 Women Who Made a Lot of Money in 2015

10 Women Who Made a Lot of Money in 2015

As we close out the year, let’s take a look back at women making serious moves: Misty Copeland was named the first black female principal dancer at the American Ballet Theatre and Sarah Thomas became the first female…

3 Smart Year-End Money Strategies

3 Smart Year-End Money Strategies

Building wealth is a significant step in the process of creating the financial future you desire. If you are working with a wealth advisor, you will typically have a meeting covering your comprehensive financial plan for the next year. If…

How to Be Empowered for 2016

How to Be Empowered for 2016

It is that time of year for New Year’s resolutions. The season when we all promise ourselves that we will eat healthier, workout more, and be frugal in the new year. As 2016 starts, you may be successful…

Are You Ready for Marriage?

Are You Ready for Marriage?

I once knew a girl in college who started a binder of fantasy wedding clippings when she was 8 years old. This perplexed me.

I grew up in a household with happily married parents who never pushed romantic ideals upon…

6 Small Charities That Help Women

6 Small Charities That Help Women

This time of the year, it takes only the thought of a loved one’s face opening a cherished gift to tug at our heartstrings. But that feeling isn’t limited to your immediate family, and it doesn’t need…

How to Make The Most Of Your Salary

How to Make The Most Of Your Salary

Asking for more money from your employer is something many people struggle with. But even after you muster up the strength to prove your worth, ask, and land the raise you deserve, doing something valuable with that new income is…

How to Survive Invasive Holiday Banter

How to Survive Invasive Holiday Banter

The crazy distant relative, the coworker who has one too many, the awkward stranger looking to stir the pot — the cast of characters likely to be in attendance at any of your holiday gatherings will leave no overly personal talking…

Do Your Finances Align With Your Values?

Do Your Finances Align With Your Values?

What are the top three values in your life? Don't think too long and hard. Just write down the first three things that pop into your mind. Usually these three will be pretty honest and accurate.

My top…