How to use your focus to concentrate your power… (Read Time: 4 min.)

I'm going in a different direction this week than my blog calendar had originally dictated.  That is one of the gifts of being my own boss:  I get to call the shots.  What I want to dish about today is one of my favorite topics of all time: FOCUS. Women breadwinners traditionally have this in …

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Who’s in Your Inner Circle? (Read Time: 3 min.)

I saw my therapist today and she asked me a question that stumped me: Who's your social support system here in Los Angeles? I didn't know how to answer that question.  Other than my husband and my close friends (who all live out of state), I couldn't think of more than one or two people in California …

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5 Ways to Reframe Being Bossy in Work and Life… (Read Time: 4 min.)

Sometimes, someone will call you bossy and it'll be spot on.  In that moment, you'll need to take a step back, reflect, and shift.  There are other times, however, when someone calls you bossy and it's not an issue of control so much as it's a matter of you standing up for your needs, desires, …

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How to Get Marital Peace When You’d Rather Be Anywhere But Home… (Read Time: 4 min.)

You run your show.  You bring home the bacon.  You're the one wearing the pants... and the BOTH of you know it.  But, lately, things haven't been easy.  There's been tension in the air, things left unsaid, household responsibilities left undone, and outside of talking about bills, birthdays, and chores, there hasn't been much to …

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Women Breadwinners & Romantic Love: What Stage are You In? (Read Time: 3 min.)

What do you do when your marriage feels more like work and less like play?  How do you make a good marriage great when you barely have time for a regular date night?  What can you do to bring the love back to the life you've built with your spouse? It begins by knowing what …

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Women Breadwinners & the Early Start: 5 Ways to Get Your Day Off to a Fabulous Start!

I've always said, "The way things start are the way they end..."  That comment has a multiplicity of meanings which I won't go into in this post.  However, that point truly fits how you start your day.  If you're like me, you've lived the evidence:  You wake up... 10 minutes late (the alarm didn't go off …

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Women Breadwinners & Sheryl Sandberg: The Problem With Leaning In

The debut of Sheryl Sandberg's book, "Lean In" has made a tremendous splash in the media.  It has everyone talking.  Although I haven't read the book in full as of yet, I've watched many of Sheryl's interview as well as her TED Talk that inspired the book.  At first glance, I love her message.  It's …

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