Jenny Powers

Jenny Powers

Jenny Powers is the Founder and CEO of Running With Heels, New York's invitation-only society for "On-the-go, in-the-know" female executives and entrepreneurs. Jenny helps female executives and entrepreneurs build their professsional and personal network through an exclusive series of live and curated events. Do you live or work in the New York Metropolitan area or travel here for business? Get on the Running With Heels exclusive event invite list here. Jenny is also the creator and "Chief Broad" of the popular new iTunes podcast Broadcast: Broads Building businesses, featuring interviews with women in business sharing their successes, failures and lessons that changed their lives. Subscribe to Jenny's podcast here.

The Benefits of Adult Coloring Books — Powers

The Benefits of Adult Coloring Books — Powers

In 2013, Secret Garden, an adult coloring book created by U.K.-based illustrator and self-proclaimed “ink evangelist” Johanna Basford, hit the shelves.

I recently spoke with Basford about what inspired her to create coloring books for…

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…

7 Black Friday Tips to Save You Time and Money

7 Black Friday Tips to Save You Time and Money

With the annual onslaught of all things pumpkin spice appearing, it can only mean one thing: The holidays are fast approaching.

It seems we only just packed away our summer wardrobe and yet, fall foliage is in effect, the Rockettes…

What to Say When You No Longer Need Your Nanny

What to Say When You No Longer Need Your Nanny

When it comes to ending relationships, both personally and professionally, I’m usually the initiator. It’s a role I’ve often found myself in from a young age, whether it was breaking hearts in the schoolyard…

6 Adult Summer Camps Across America

6 Adult Summer Camps Across America

If you’re on Facebook, chances are you’ve seen at least a few posts from your friends about their kids’ summer camp experiences over the past couple months. There are the pictures of kids with toothless…

How to Help Yourself by Helping Others

How to Help Yourself by Helping Others

It was a rainy Tuesday afternoon here in New York City, with the kind of wind and rain that turns your umbrella inside out. I was slowly navigating my way down the city streets when suddenly a $10 bill blew…

Update Your Business Network This Spring

Update Your Business Network This Spring

Each year as we excitedly bid a fond farewell to winter and welcome spring, we hear the term “spring cleaning” being tossed around. This activity is most often viewed as the annual process of cleaning our homes from…

6 Tips for Successful Professional Networking

6 Tips for Successful Professional Networking

We’ve all been there before: We show up to an event, trade business cards with a roomful of strangers, stay the obligatory hour, then leave. The next morning we send off a missive of vague emails telling these…