Strengthening Your Cultural Competency Skills

In a global society, you’re likely to interact with others from a various backgrounds on a regular basis. Cultural competency skills are essential for your personal and professional success. Maybe you’ve heard of the concept, […]

How to Network Like a Pro

Choices – Career Advancement or Stay with Job You Love

Woman Leader to Woman Entrepreneur – What Does It Take?

I often speak to professional women who are tired of bumping their heads against the proverbial glass ceilings in their profession and want to step into entrepreneurship. Reality is that 68% of new businesses are […]

Know Your Worth: Your Career & Market Value

I remember working with 2 professional women with different career backgrounds who quickly achieved significant results in a short period of time. Marketing manager received “on-the-spot” job offer at a networking event/informational interview. Finance associate successfully […]

Discounting Your Fees Hurts Your Business Brand

We have all been there before. Yes, even with the best consultant, coach or solopreneur—probably more than once. You have a great sales conversation with an excited prospect, only to hear, “That sounds great, but […]

Shifting from Employee to Entrepreneur

I accepted a long time ago that the entrepreneur path is my destiny. There is a big part of me that likes the flexibility, freedom and creative expression that comes through working for yourself. If […]

15 Questions to Ask Before Setting Your Consulting Fees

With online business opportunities providing a low-cost entry to entrepreneurship, I have been talking to quite a few executives who want to transition to consultants. The conversation always goes quickly to money. * How will I […]

Using Social Networks to Boost Your Consulting Brand

Nothing bests face-to-face connections when it comes to networking, relationship building and connecting with prospective clients. However, as a consultant or solopreneur, having a strong online and brand presence in the world of social networks […]