What being a professional poker player taught me about life

For the past decade, I’ve been a poker player. I’ve played in my cousin’s basement, illegal underground games, and casinos all over the world. Though some luck is involved, poker is a game of skill;...
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The don’t-offend-anyone or sound-like-your-bragging way to share how great you truly are

For some reason, almost all women and many solopreneurs—both male and female—find that talking about their greatness is a little uncomfortable. Or a lot uncomfortable. This is a common block for...
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The Gift in Failure

Are you as hard on yourself as I am when it comes to your failures? Does failing at something make you feel shameful? Does it make you put yourself down? Do you think you're not good enough? I do...
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Discovering the REAL YOU

The most important question you can ever ask yourself is “Who Am I?” Sadly, some of us get so busy “doing life,” making money, creating families, running businesses, starting new careers—that we...
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#CWC2017 Speaker Profile: Heather Criswell

Heather Criswell is the founder of WiseInside, speaker, and author of the award-winning How to Raise a Happy Child (and be happy too) and Wise Talk from the Other Side. She’s the host of WiseTalk...
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10 Things You Can Do to Serve Others

As we approach the peak of the holiday season, and are overcome by holiday spirit, gift shopping, Christmas music, sparkling lights, decorations and freshly baked desserts, I begin to ask myself several questions: Am I doing enough to help others? Am I doing...

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What the heck is a Microbead?

Microbeads - What are they? You are walking down the aisle with all of the zillions of selections of body scrubs and face washes. As you scan over the masses of bottles in front of you, it is overwhelming to figure out which one to choose. Well, let me make it a bit...

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Be Bold.

Be Bold. Our theme this month at Women Network is about women stepping into their power, their wonder and their gifts. At a Marriott hotel near the Los Angeles airport where I recently attended a training, as I walked down the hall I saw a woman with beautiful,...

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Are You Worth More Than You're Charging?

You’ve chosen to be a consultant or a coach because you have the knowledge, the skills and the expertise to make a positive impact on someone’s personal or business life. Unfortunately, when it comes to valuing your insight you fall short. How many times have you sat...

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