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10 Reasons Why You Need an Image Consultant to Reach Your Next Level of Success

brand business career Mar 18, 2019

With the advent of bloggers, in-store stylists, subscription box services, and direct sales clothing lines you would think getting dressed or crafting a strong image would be easier than ever. Unfortunately, these new services have made it harder than ever.

In an effort to make it super easy and simple for the consumer, each of these services have left out the most important aspect of image...YOU. They say it's about you, but let's get real....when the goal is SELLING, it's not about...

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3 Key Pieces For a Classic Business Casual Wardrobe

I had a fun day today on the set of ABC's affiliate KATU's AM Northwest Morning Show. Today was about building versatility in your wardrobe using three key distinct pieces: (1) a tank dress, (2) a great pair of dark denim jeans, and (3) a fabulous pencil skirt.

These are great pieces that you'll be able to dress up or down which makes them perfect for a classic business casual wardrobe.

 Watch the full episode here: https://youtu.be/8BJi9uIDGyE

Why These Three Pieces Matter

The Tank...
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Social Media at Midlife: 4 Reason to Get On Board

brand business career Mar 16, 2019
For most midlifers, social media is something their kids use. There are over 3 billion active users of social media, but roughly 20-60% of midlifers are using it across the various platforms available. And even if they have accounts, they're usually private, inactive, or used purely socially to keep up with a few friends and family members.
 
If we're being honest, most of us only got on social media to keep an eye on our kids.
 
However, for you Midlife Rebels, the ones out...
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8 Habits I've Learned to Be a Successful Entrepreneur

business Mar 08, 2019

It's been seven years since I left my full-time job as an Associate Dean of Student Development and Associate Professor of doctoral research and studies. While my first business venture started out as a side-hustle, I quickly realized that my true path and calling was in the entrepreneurial world.

Over these past seven years I've learned a lot about business, myself, and what it takes to run a successful venture. While my focus and mission has evolved, the habits I've developed have only...

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5 Secrets to Getting More Done By Working Less

business career mindset Feb 15, 2019

You've heard the term, "work smarter, not harder" right? Well, what if you could actually make that happen?

The Perato Principle has already taught us that roughly 80% of our results come from just 20% of our work. Using this rule the first thing you can do is to cut time from areas of your life that aren't producing. Time wasters like getting lost on YouTube or Facebook, saying yes to activities that don't contribute value, or tasks that are outside of your...

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How to Use Fashion Feng Shui to Meet Your Goals

business career vision Jan 28, 2019

Your fashion choices can help you achieve your goals. That's where Fashion Feng Shui® comes in.

Everyone makes resolutions this time of year but you need to either create a vision board or set a word or theme to guide your actions and intentions for the year. Adding to the energy of these words, you can also use your wardrobe to support you in these endeavors. By leveraging the elements of Water, Wood, Fire, Earth, and Metal into clothing and you can use your wardrobe for not only...

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Are You Ready to Become an Entrepreneur at 50?

business career Jan 01, 2019

Entrepreneurs aren’t limited by age. You can start a successful business at any stage of your life.

However, becoming an entrepreneur at 50 has its own unique challenges.

I know from personal experience.

While many midlife entrepreneurs (or "olderpreneurs" as they're referred to in the UK) may have thought about or even dreamed about owning their business, or more accurately becoming their own boss, I believe that many become entrepreneurs out of necessity or frustration, rather than...

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The 2019 Holiday Gift Guide for Her

business Dec 13, 2018

Today officially marks the beginning of the 12 Days of Christmas. That means you have less than two weeks to pick up something special for your clients, customers, family and friends.

Some of you may have finished your shopping months ago, and others (like me) are just about to get started. In an effort to help those who like to shop during these final 12 days, I put together Holiday Catalog for you that will make any recipient of these thoughtful gifts a happy woman. 

 


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4 Reasons You Need to Align Your Work with Your Purpose

business career purpose Dec 05, 2018

“When I discover who I am, I’ll be free.”—Ralph Ellison, Invisible Man

Are you stuck in work that's unfulfilling, or at worst soul-sucking? Have you been staring at the Starbuck's Barista thinking, "I should just quit and work here?"

Or are you a "rationalizer." You know, one of those people who tells herself that work is called “work” for a reason. That you should be grateful to have job. You also rationalize the fact that you're good at what you do,...

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Are You On the Verge of Business Burnout?

business Nov 22, 2018

Burnout is a very real problem, especially for entrepreneurs. Even though partnerships can have their ups and downs, at least you have someone to handle some of the stress and responsibility.

If you're an entrepreneurs, particularly a solopreneurs, you're probably bearing the entire weight of making your business work on your lone shoulders. This amount of responsibility can often lead to working 14+ hour days and losing track of what’s happening in other parts of...

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