[Friday Fun] Inspiration from the Movies

Have you ever been inspired by a character from a movie or book? When I think of my favorite passionate entrepreneur from the movies, I always think of Kathleen Kelly from You’ve Got Mail (played by Meg Ryan). In the movie, Kathleen owns a children’s book store in New York that was passed down to […]

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{Food for Thought} Finding The Strange Inside the Familiar

I am a huge Ted Talks gal. The concepts that are shared and collaborated over and the idea of presenting those ideas in a quick talk excites the innermost ADD in my multitasking center! That is why, on occasion, you will find here on our blog, something that just makes you stop, reflect on what […]

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[Deep Dive] Is It Okay to Cry? Part 1: Do women cry more?

In a recent post, Young Female Entrepreneurs responded to Bethenney’s Fox 7 interview with Martha Stewart by asking their readers “Do you think it’s okay to cry?” Martha contends that not only does she never cry in business, but that business is not worth crying over. She says, “It’s business, it’s not about emotion.” Is […]

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[Friday Fun] “Leave a comment”—the Importance of Online Social Networking

Whether you’re a full-time blogger or a small business owner, you most likely work in niches; you write to or provide a service for a particular group. You want to be an active member of that group to support like-minded entrepreneurs and get support in return. In addition, you’ll have an easier time attracting new […]

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Stage 3 of Start-Up Success

Welcome to stage 3 of your emotional roadmap to start-up success! If you haven’t already, make sure to read both Stage one and Stage two before you continue! In stage three, we will be summarizing and discussing how to turn breakdowns into breakthroughs. Authors Abarbanel and Freeman of “Birthing the Elephant,” explain that in this […]

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Stage 2 of Start-up Success

Welcome to the second stage of achieving start-up success! If you haven’t read our first post in this four post series on emotional roadmaps to start-up success from the book “Birthing the Elephant,” please check it out here! In stage two, we will be focusing on how to “run your own show.” According to both […]

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[Friday Fun] Try a New Look!

Ever had a hairstyle that made you feel just plain awesome? Your looks are only a small part of who you are, but a cool haircut, unique makeup, or signature style can be enough to give you an extra boost of confidence in the day. Here are some of the styles I’ve played around with: […]

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