Think Outside of the Box

Think Outside of the Box

We hear the phrase,  “think outside of the box,” so often. I am saying it again here. It is a lesson I am reminded of on a regular basis. Just in this past week I have had financial advisors contact me about doing some collaboration with them as Design...
The Joy of Networking

The Joy of Networking

So many people hear the networking word and cringe as it makes them think of putting themselves out in front of people they don’t know. Some people love networking, but many of us get nervous in unknown crowds.  I know I do. But after working hard to make myself go to...
Open Your World

Open Your World

If you have been thinking you want to do something different in your life that will make you feel fulfilled but you have no idea what that may be, I have a great suggestion for you. Find some local women’s groups that support women entrepreneurs, women in...
Designing Your Encore is a Process

Designing Your Encore is a Process

I want to share my journey to designing my encore life and career in to show that it is a process that develops over time. In order to be prepared for retirement and your encore life it is important to take time to understand what it is you want to do and then to...
Mindfulness in Action

Mindfulness in Action

This past Sunday I was scheduled to judge an Interscholastic Equestrian (IEA) show, when a significant winter storm warning was announced. The drive to the farm where the show was to be hosted was about ninety minutes right through the warning area. The show organizer...