Attendees: What to Expect from the Virtual Pennsylvania Conference for Women

virtual PA CFW keynote slider featuring Viola Davis, Tara Westover, and Iyanla VanzantWe’re two weeks out from the first-ever Virtual Pennsylvania Conference for Women on November 11th, and we’re busy putting finishing touches on a program that will help you feel inspired, empowered, and connected!Keep an eye out for our emails over the next two weeks—they’ll contain important information about how to participate in this year’s conference, including your unique login.For now, here is an overview of what’s in store this year: (more…)

Perfectionism: the Leading Fatal Disease among Women 18 to 100

Cindy Ratzlaff article image3 Tips to a Healthy, Fun, and Imperfectly Perfect Life

by Cindy Ratzlaff and Kathy Kinney

Do you avoid getting together with friends because you’ve put on a few pounds?  Do your knees shake as you obsess about the placement of every glass, dish, fork and morsel of food for holiday meals? Does a last-minute call from a friend stopping by send you dashing around the house cleaning and straightening up – even in the rooms they won’t see? Are you convinced that everyone else is leading a happier life than you? If you suffer from any of the above symptoms, you may have a case of the number one disease affecting women 18 to 100: perfectionism. Read More

Posted in blog, Speaker Articles, Life Balance, Health & Wellness Tagged |

The Beauty of a Budget

Thakor, Manishasmby Manisha Thakor

Many people think budgets are about deprivation. As a financial advisor, I feel they are about liberation. Here’s a simple three-step plan to create a budget that you will feel excited to follow. Read More

Posted in blog, Speaker Articles, Financial Fitness Tagged |

Here I Go, Oversharing Again: Emily Bennington on Mindfulness

Emily BenningtonThanks to a Pennsylvania Conference for Women telecall in May on Mindfulness as a Career Strategy, my list has a lot of new subscribers.

A lot.

So I wanted to take this opportunity to say thank you and welcome.

Thank you to those who have been here since I started this blog…stopped this blog… and started again.

And welcome to those of you who are getting an email from me for the first time.

Since so many of you are new, I thought this would be a good opportunity to share something with you. Read More

Posted in blog, Speaker Articles

25 Ways to Win as a Working Mom: Samantha Ettus

Samantha EttusAll great trips require preparation. Your adventure as a working mom is no different. You can be the best parent in fewer hours per week; it isn’t about how many hours you spend at home, it is about how you use them. Here goes:

  1. Be unapologetic about your lifestyle. Making excuses for working is like wearing a short skirt and constantly pulling on it. Read More
Posted in blog, Latest News, Career, Speaker Articles, Life on Your Terms, Life Balance, Health & Wellness Tagged |

Vision Boards: You Become What You Believe

paula rizzo © Steve Credoby Paula Rizzo

I’m not crafty but at the beginning of every year I make a vision board.  It’s my one craft project for the year and it’s so much fun.  Reading magazines is my guilty little pleasure and it comes in handy for this task.  Over the past few weeks I’ve been ripping out pages, pictures and words that speak to me.  I spent this evening gluing my favorites on a piece of poster board. Read More

Posted in blog, Speaker Articles

Subscribe to e-News