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Welcome! Join me as I share my journey (career and personal) as I strive to continue to be strong female leader. I will share tips that have helped me in my career, my personal life, and the experiences that I have encountered in both. Please visit the About Me and the About the Blog pages […]

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Book Recommendation: The One Book All Leaders Should Read

I recently finished reading the best business book I have ever come across. I believe that it is the one book all leaders should read if they want to manage effective teams. From cover-to-cover, I felt energized and motivated to implement what I was learning. Learn my top 10 reasons why I recommend

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4 Essential Website Pages for Brick and Mortar Companies

Websites are essential for all companies including brick and mortar business. Websites do not have to be complex. However, they must be informative, well designed, and updated regularly. In this post, I will walk you through the four essential website pages that all brick and mortar companies should have.

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The Basics of Setting Up a Website

The Basics of Setting Up a Website

As an entrepreneur, do you understand the basics of setting up a website? In today’s business world, a functioning, well-designed website is essential for success. In this post, I will walk you through the basics of what you need to know to setup a website.

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Why the Working Mother Has It Right

There has been a lot of talks lately about equal pay for equal work. One opinion that I heard was that working mothers are not entirely dedicated to the workplace and therefore deserve to make less. Hearing the opinion of working mothers deserving less really struck a cord with me.

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Every Mother With a Young Daughter Should Do This

I loved my wedding dress. It matched my personality and style so well. If it was acceptable, I would wear it all the time. After my wedding, I did not want to get rid of my dress. I wanted to save my dress for something special. A Pinterest post showed me exactly what I needed to do.

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4 Reasons Why Every Entrepreneur Needs a Fitness Tracker

To me, having a smartwatch was a necessity as I started my business. Besides the email, call, and text notifications, one of my favorite features is the fitness tracker.

Now that I have worn my smartwatch for a little over a month, I have found out the true value of having a fitness tracker. I believe that every entrepreneur, and any worker that spends any large amount of time sitting down, should have a fitness tracker.

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The Perks and Drawbacks of Working a Part-Time Job While Starting Your Own Business

For six months, I worked a part-time job while starting my own business. During that time, I realized that working part-time was not everything I imagined.

Right before the last day at my job, I was offered an opportunity to stay on part-time with the company. It was the perfect situation. They wanted my help on select projects and I was able to name some of the terms. Accepting the offer allowed me to slowly exit the company I loved and still make some money while I started my own business. It seemed like there was no downside.

Boy, I was wrong.

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Thank You Card Tip: How to Remember the Gift Details

It seems today that everyone is busy. No matter if you are a career person, working parent, student, or stay-at-home parent, many of us are guilty of letting a part of our lives take over every minute of our lives. It’s no wonder that there are often simple things that often do not get done because we are too busy focusing on something else.

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What I Learned When Attending My First Industry Conference 

In the fall of 2016, I decided that I wanted to attend my first industry related conference. While I was still a beginner in the software development field, I figured it would be an opportunity to network and learn from top performers. I imagined coming away with pure excitement about software development. For me, this was not the case. While the conference was great and I learned a lot from talented speakers, I walked away feeling different than I expected.
Read on to learn about my top takeaways from attending my first industry conference.

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