Inspiring stories of women entrepreneurs


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Guest Post by Hillary Strobel, President/CEO of The Flyways, Inc. What is Sacred to You?  When people scattered all over the world- including Elaine Slatter, one of our Fearless Leaders- who don’t know each other all start suggesting that “you need to meet this woman!” and they mean the same […]

What is Sacred to You? Ideas? People? Progress? ...


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Charlotte Anderson, Owner, Alpha Health Services I grew up in a family of business minded people. I was surrounded by MBA’s, business owners, presidents of companies… it was all I knew. My parents worked in business, my grandparents worked in business, and I always thought I would work in business… […]

Starting a Small Business: Alpha Health Services


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Living The Dream: Buying Julia Child’s House! A facebook post headline “So, I BOUGHT JULIA CHILD’S HOUSE” grabbed my attention on New Year’s day.   What came next is quite remarkable. It was shortly before Thanksgiving that Makenna Johnston first saw an article in her Smith College Alumnae forum that Julia Child’s […]

Buying Julia Child’s House: Living the Dream says ...



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St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands This is a guest post from Jo-Ann Hamilton, Founder of Secret Birds based in London, UK.  Jo-Ann was born in St. Croix and recently returned to the island for a short break. Female Entrepreneurship in St. Croix As a West Indian with roots in various parts of […]

Female Entrepreneurship in St. Croix, USVI


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Gratitude As the holiday season approaches, instead of making it a mad time of shopping, partying and spending beyond reason, celebrate the season differently.   Yes, reflect and choose 12 days of gratitude instead of 12 days of Christmas. The First Day of Gratitude Be thankful.   Thankful for waking up, getting out […]

Choose 12 Days of Gratitude this Holiday Season


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Times are changing in Cuba, you can see it slowly happening, even though the US trade embargo is still in place.  The country won’t move dramatically forward like China, but it will be a slow evolution similar to Vietnam.  Normal relations with the USA will slowly start in 2016, with the […]

Women Entrepreneurs in Cuba Are On the Rise, A New ...




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Your Story is Important As children, we loved hearing a bedtime story.  The story that we could relate to, as we let our imagination drift off into a world of fantasy.  It captivated us, mesmerized us, wowed us and connected us to the characters if only for a short time. […]

Attention Women Entrepreneurs: Tell your Story!


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The Great Relief of Having You to Talk to Every Day by  guest blogger, Valerie Fox, Founder: The Pivotal Point and a valued Fabulous Fempreneurship mentor http://fabfempreneurship.com/mentors-2/ It’s just been weeks since I left the job as Executive Director of the DMZ (https://dmz.ryerson.ca/ – the wonderful incubator I co-founded) to start […]

The Great Relief of Having You to Talk to