Betz Spring Release

March 15, 2011

Betz Family Winery Spring Release. In spite of the rainy, stormy weather over the weekend, talk about a successful spring release weekend for Betz Family Winery. Betz released their Bordeaux-style blends — the 2008 Cabernet Sauvignon Pere de Famille, and… Read more

InfluenceHer Summit Success!

March 13, 2011

It’s all for the girls! And that’s why Boys and Girls Clubs of King County started the InfluenceHer initiative about a year ago — to bring intentional programs to girls at their clubs. Once again, women jump into help. For… Read more

Week of Cool Events!

March 10, 2011

No doubt, it’s a busy week. And I have been doing some really fun and cool things that I wanted to share with you. First, I’m doing more media training, and worked with a CEO who has an upcoming segment… Read more

Hit a Home run! How Talking Sports Can Help Your Career

March 8, 2011

Sports as an icebreaker.  As more women enter management and higher level positions in the business world, it helps to have a common ground with colleagues — a conversation thread that isn’t work related, but still gives co-workers, and even competitors,… Read more

Consistency is Key

February 25, 2011

Being consistent. This topic has come up a lot recently, both in my consulting work, and with students at GoGirl Academy. For companies, knowing what you deliver to your clients and delivering that message consistently in a clear and concise… Read more

“Start Something” at Big Brothers Big Sisters!

February 8, 2011

Update!!! I just heard from Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southwest Washington, and it seems ‘Congratulations’ are in order. They met their goal — even exceeding it, bringing in $60,000+ from people who want to invest in their community and… Read more

Quieting the Noise for Leaders (Shhhhh)!

February 6, 2011

As I sit here on a Sunday morning — ON MY COMPUTER — it suddenly dawns on me, I need to get off my computer.  Business leaders, and even if you’re not a CEO, need time to process information. And we… Read more

Belly Breathing for Public Speakers

February 3, 2011

Belly Breathing. Yes, it really is called that, and when I put a recent post on Facebook about teaching ‘belly breathing’ to some public speakers — talk about an earful! Some didn’t really believe it exists, some immediately thought of… Read more

Updated: Seattle Boat Show 2011

January 24, 2011

Update: Due to time constraints, I did not make it to the Lake Union part of the Seattle Boat Show this year. Disappointing for me, because I love checking out the yachts on the water. By all reports I’ve seen,… Read more

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