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