At 9AM sharp, I enter my client’s office for our scheduled organizing session. As I look around, I’m drawn to the unusual combination of artwork decorating her walls. Between prints by M.C. Escher, a lone, unframed sheet stands out, thanks to its bold Crayola colors. With first grade finesse, her son has drawn a simple but powerful depiction of the life cycle of a plant moving from seed, to sprout, to harvest. Looking at his masterpiece, I’m struck by the correlation between the work that my team and I do and this basic life lesson. (more…)
What is the first thing that comes to your mind when you think finances? I’ll bet it’s not organization, right? But, it should actually be your first priority when getting your finances in order. Think of building a house; what is the most important facet of building a house? It’s your foundation! It doesn’t matter how great your blueprint is or how pretty the brick is that you’ve picked out, without a solid foundation, your new home will crumble. (more…)
If you did not get a chance to attend our February FAB Event, “Let Me Upgrade You”, you really missed out on a treat. As women, the first person we tend to take for granted is ourselves. We don’t take the time to examine where we are in life so that we can know where we’re going. Big thanks to Shelly for coming in and reminding all of us of our vision for success and what it takes to keep it top of mind, and for helping us to discard all of the unnecessary baggage that has been holding us back. (more…)
I have been in some sort of sales most of my career. After graduating college, I was trained by various companies on “how to sell”, and was told that it was a “numbers game.” So, naturally I applied my newfound knowledge when I started networking. (more…)
Is there an Art to Connecting?
Have you ever walked into a room full of strangers and wondered, now what?
You went there with a purpose, either a professional event, a networking group or maybe even just a casual social event. (more…)