Hanging Out for a Living

The Art of Hanging Out for a Living

“Doing business is a game, the greatest game in the world if you know how to play it.” – Thomas Watson The best way to learn how to play the game of business is to study.  So, I read listen to a lot of business books.  I also like a…

Happy New Year 2017

Happy New Year 2017

Today Was A Good Day Happy New Year 2017! I spent the morning with my dear friend, Anise, and her two boys.  Anise is the author of There Are Seven Houses on My Street: A Child’s View on Religions, you should totally check it out. There is something quite magical…

Listen, Clear, Travel | 3 Words for 2016

2016 has been a fantastic year for me personally. For my blog, not so much. At the beginning of the year, I outlined over a dozen blog posts intending to finish and schedule them weekly. Great plans for my 30 Women Who Mean Business series, and inspirational metastatic breast cancer updates, as…

Carol Hackman

Carol Hackman Believes Everyone Deserves to Feel Beautiful

Carol Hackman is a Mary Kay Consultant in the Greater Houston, Texas area. She teaches skin care and color cosmetics while building relationships with her customers. She believes that she is not just in the beauty industry but also in a relationship business. “Everyone deserves to feel beautiful!” – Carol…

Top 10 Breast Cancer Myths According to Dana-Farber

It’s October. For many Americans, that means Columbus Day (a 3-day weekend for many), decorating for Fall, and stocking up on candy for trick-or-treaters. For many, October also means breast cancer awareness and the pink-washing of America. I will share my thoughts on the whole pink thing in a future…

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Is Cancer a Gift?

There is a great debate over whether cancer is a “gift” or not. Shortly after being diagnosed with aggressive Her2+ ER+ Breast Cancer two and a half years ago,  the unwanted guest in my breast I call Bertha, metastasized to my lungs.  Despite being now NED (no evidence of disease) the professionals…

Planning Your MLM Reboot

Full Disclosure:  This article isn’t really about your MLM reboot, it’s about mine.  Hopefully, by sharing my plan, it may help you create your plan, should you ever find yourself in the situation I find myself in today. My Story For the past two and a half years, I have…

5 Publicity Tips from Thomas Edison

When you think about Thomas Edison, do you automatically wonder what publicity tips he might have to offer? Yea, me neither. And then, while on a recent trip to Greenfield Village in Dearborn, Michigan, I discovered Thomas Edison’s real genius was not his inventions, it was his use of the media…