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2 years ago
Presented by The Negotiation Institute, the 2015 WIN Summit brings together experts from around the world to share tested strategies and diverse perspectives on gender equality in the business world and how women in the workplace can harness their strengths, … Read more
2 years ago
Local entrepreneur and strategic consultant Samira Salman will address the United Nations later this week during a workshop on the benefits of collaborating and sharing experiences from the private sector as a way to solve global problems. The workshop is part of a … Read more
3 years ago
Recently, I’ve been privileged to find myself at several spas for massages, water treatments, relaxation, reflection, etc. These experiences encouraged me to reflect: how do I really feel when I’m at the spa? What I realized is that under the immense … Read more
3 years ago
I love to dance. Always have. Always will. My first real purchase after I received my first real paycheck was season tickets to the Houston Ballet. Dance is a part of my soul. Adulthood had relegated dance to a small corner of my life – the occasional Mardi Gras ball, girl’s night out, and bachelorette party in Vegas. Well, not anymore. Today, I purchased my first pair of adult ballet shoes. Scheduled a class, and am going to start dancing again. Life is short. Pursue your passions. They are what bring joy to your soul. … Read More
3 years ago
A: Because we have abandoned our passion, guts, and hearts. For spreadsheets, checklists, and anxiety. Big consulting has caused us to be scared, timid, and take passion out of our businesses. This country was built on a foundation of entrepreneurial spirit, … Read more
3 years ago
Do you list the gifts from failed business relationships? Failure. It’s a guarantee in any business journey. But, how do you define failure? and what do you do with it? I myself have had several business partnerships that did not lead to the economic results. Were … Read more
3 years ago
One of my favorite travel tips for packing like a pro is to roll your clothes. Simple. Easy. Effective. It saves space, and prevents them from getting wrinkled. For delicate fabrics, place a piece of tissue paper or a dry cleaning bag (eco-friendly preferred) on … Read more
3 years ago
Do this simple exercise. Get out a blank sheet of paper. Make 3 columns. Label them: Interests, Abilities, Marketplace. Then, fold the paper in 3, and only view one column at a time. Brainstorm items under each column freely, don’t restrict yourself. Under the … Read more
3 years ago
I don’t do jet lag. Here are my tips: The minute you arrive at the airport, turn your watch on whatever time zone you are going to, and start acting like that. If its the nighttime there, then be as quiet and restful as possible, and start eating all your … Read more
3 years ago
My Notebook (and my favorite Uniball vision fine blue pen). Why a notebook? Because, it is the one and only place that I can take what is in my head and deposit it somewhere, that won’t get lost, but will (a) make room for more thoughts, ideas, visions and … Read more
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