Setting Goals to Push Past Your Comfort Zone

They say that life is about pushing past your comfort zone but crossing that threshold is never easy or comfortable. In a couple of weeks, I will be sitting on a panel of service professionals to talk about goal setting, a valuable skill that I have relied on to help me break through my comfort zone and achieve exciting new things.

Money and Finance – Why Is It a Taboo Subject With Your Closest Friends?

Women need to be able to talk about money openly - in the same way that we share most everything else that’s important in our lives. Hope you enjoy this video by Sally Krawcheck, and that it gets us thinking about why we avoid money conversations, and the price that we pay for avoiding the subject.

Feeling Stressed? So did Laura Ingalls Wilder

As an avid fan of Little House on the Prairie, I never thought I’d hear the name Laura Ingalls Wilder and stress in the same sentence. During my morning commute, I listened to Gretchen Rubin’s podcast Happier where she read a quote from Wilder’s book, Little House in the Ozarks, a collection of pieces that she wrote for regional newspapers and magazines. Keep in mind that she wrote this in 1924 when she lived on a farm in Missouri.

Female Visionary Spotlight – J.K. Rowling

In researching the fascinating life of Joanne Rowling (J. K. Rowling), it did not escape me that certain words/phrases were synonymous with the name “Most Influential Woman in Britain.” In the face of adversity; courageous; rags to riches and willingness are just a few.

2017 New Year’s Resolutions for Women (EP5)

Happy New Year everyone! In this episode, Martha Conlon (Communications Manager); Kim Drake, CFA (Wealth Advisor) and Janet Petran, CPA, CFP® (Wealth Advisor) talk about their ideas for new year’s resolutions for women.