• 10 Remarkable Quotes for Women, Shared From Empowering Speakers at the PA Conference For Women

    The view of the Benjamin Franklin Parkway from my room on the 24th floor of the Sheraton Downtown Philadelphia got my creative juices flowing as I prepped for my small biz roundtable at the PA Conference for Women last week. We got the party started the night before at a VIP event for speakers, where I felt grateful to connect

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  • How to Network The Right Way: 3 Tips!

    A wise business mentor once told me, “Your business expands in direct proportion to your network.” I’ve learned over the years that she was right. Your network determines your net worth, and is essential to any woman entrepreneur’s business plan. That might be easier said than done if you’re an introvert, or if you’d rather have a root canal than

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  • 5 Game Changing Ideas to Build Your Confidence

    Lack of confidence and fear of failure are frequently cited as the two biggest barriers holding women entrepreneurs back. I decided to do my own unscientific research study, using my Facebook business page to take a poll.  I asked women to weigh in on the confidence vs. fear of failure discussion. Confidence “won”, hands down. Can it be that simple?

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  • 3 Genius Marketing Ideas Small Biz Can Learn From The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

    Three weeks ago I had never heard of the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. Then I woke up on a bright Sunday morning to see a video of my son-in-law in my Facebook news feed, dumping a bucket of ice on his head while his wife (my daughter) videoed the scene. I laughed so hard I spit my coffee all over

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  • 5 Tips to Rock Your Personal Brand

    A brand is defined as “the promise of what your biz says it can deliver”. I learned this lesson early on from an unlikely branding expert, my Mom. Born in 1938, Barbara Joy Garrity rocked her personal brand way before Jackie O created her signature style and personal branding became a buzzword. Her secret? At the age of 13, Barbara

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  • Kristen Lucas Starts a Movement for Women Entrepreneurs: #respectHERHustle

    The Respect HER Hustle movement, founded by Chief AmbassadHER of Hustle Kristen Lucas, is a game changer. It means women can stop apologizing for working their butt off and, instead, admire and celebrate women who are making sh*t happen. Respect HER Hustle means let’s honor women who have the courage to take a stand and are not afraid to put

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