Ted Tuesday – Tiffany Schlain “Technology, Love and Connection”

Tiffany Shlain, filmmaker and founder of the Webby Awards, talks about technology, love and connection, and how we are on our way to creating a giant web in which everyone in the world is connected. Shlain says that we are at the beginning of a “participatory revolution,” in which people’s ideas are able to interact, […]

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Ted Tuesday – Gabrielle Bernstein “How to Be a Miracle Worker”

Featured in the New York Times Sunday Styles section as “a new role model”, motivational speaker, life coach and author Gabrielle Bernstein is making her mark. Expanding the lexicon for the next generation spiritual seekers, Gabrielle is a #1 bestselling author of the book Add More ~ing to Your Life — A hip guide to […]

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Why Entrepreneurs need a “Contra-Tiempo”

Right now I’m sitting here in Panama City, Panama on the 28th floor of our family’s condo, contemplating what just happened. Earlier, my Dad had asked the building’s technician to come by and take care of some things that needed fixing ASAP, and he was told that the technician might not be showing up because […]

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[Deep Dive] Is It Okay to Cry? Part 2: Handling the Tears

Why is crying such a bad thing in business? In last week’s Deep Dive post, I explained why women are biologically and socially conditioned to cry more when we’re frustrated. Crying is a normal human reaction that releases toxins and sheds hormones. As Goudreau says, “it’s important that professionals do not avoid crying entirely.” Nevertheless, […]

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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] 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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