Tag: life lessons

Women’s Wealth

“I can’t go back to yesterday, because I was a different person then.” –Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, Carroll, 1865 I’m always skeptical of people who talk about the “good old days,” since in my (short) life experience, the past rarely lives up to our Photoshopped and sepia-toned fantasies. Many people love the past because they…
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September 5, 2018 0

Words of Wisdom

“It is a question of experiencing everything. At present you need to live the question. Perhaps you will gradually, without even noticing it, find yourself experiencing the answer, some distant day.” -Rilke Experience is an excellent if painful teacher. As a coach, I have no problem advising clients to learn from my (copious) mistakes.  This…
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February 8, 2018 0

Anger in the workplace

Years ago, young people, before launching this coaching practice, I  gained many life lessons worked in network news in Moscow, Russia, Washington, D.C., and NYC. I worked for all the networks but CBS, and of course, I’m proud of my achievements in TV news…though it probably is one of the reasons I won’t have an especially…
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February 28, 2017 0

Small Business Lessons from a Call Girl

As my business continues to expand, I made this video last week, to share a crucial life lesson I learned years ago from a friend of mine who happened to be a call girl. As you’ll watch in the video, it’s not pejorative regarding sex workers– in 2016 America, life’s hard, you have to take your…
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July 5, 2016 0

It isn’t always about the Benjamins….*

*…or the Tubmans, as I suppose they’ll shortly be called… “It’s nice, I guess, but where’s the money?” I help a lot of people get their mind right about social media. I help them envision social media platforms such as Twitter, Facebook, Google+, just to name a few, as dynamic,  brand-building tools and resources, instead…
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April 22, 2016 0

Wellesley College, only to be there…

When I was an asshole younger woman, about to graduate Wellesley College, and the visiting alumnae, struck by nostalgia, would get teary-eyed and say “Oh Wellesley College, only to be there,” my friends and I, hard-hearted and cynical as only 21 year olds can be, would giggle and roll our eyes.   Yes, yes I know: WE. WERE. MORONS.  We…
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April 16, 2016 0