Thoughts & inspiration

May 15, 2019

Imagine spending one-third of your life doing something that doesn’t make you happy. This seems crazy, and yet, more professionals are falling into a cycle of believing that having a job they tolerate is normal. When you consider that 85% of people hate their jobs, you...

May 9, 2019

The value and importance of investing in your business sooner rather than later.

You’re ready to leave your corporate job and create a life on your own terms. But now is not the best time. After all, you have plenty of debt and your saving account isn't where you need...

May 2, 2019

The concept of success in entrepreneurship is really misunderstood.

So many women, when they start building their own business, are faced with fear and doubt they’ve never actually faced before, or haven’t faced in a really long time. It’s amazing the doubts that can cr...

April 18, 2019

Here are five reasons why you may feel so overwhelmed and struggling to gain control of your time.

April 11, 2019

One of the biggest struggles comes at a career crossroads when you know your current path no longer fits & you need to determine which path to take on your career crossroads.

April 4, 2019

Women tend to sacrifice themselves for the good of those around them. But how much good does it really do?

There is a long history that has existed in our society of women taking on the burdens of those around them in order to be the ideal - ideal wife, ideal mother,...

March 28, 2019

Do you ever fight the nagging feeling that there has to be “more” to a career? Here's how to find passion in your career and build a business.

March 21, 2019

Women often see the success that others have and think, “It’s possible for her but not for me.” They don’t believe their passion could actually make money for them. 

Nicola's story (featured this week on the podcast, episode 6) proves that anyone can create success fo...

March 14, 2019

Women make up 49% of the workforce, but they only occupy 15% of executive suites. Which means, there is still a huge barrier for women to make their way to the top of today’s companies. More and more women are abandoning the corporate world to build their own businesse...

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