For every person who is active on social media, there are scores of people who just lurk, overthinking what to write, waiting for things to be perfect, afraid to post pictures and say anything. Today I want to tell you something. STOP OVERTHINKING IT. Stop worrying about what other people might say. Stop waiting for your...Read More
Judette Coward: What’s really interesting to me knowing you well enough Genevieve and of course reading about you both Monica and Sandrae is that all three of you are at the top of your respective careers in the spirits and drinks industry. Is that unusual given how male-dominated a field it is? When you look…
Do you remember the first time you saw Sex And The City on HBO? Remember how you called your girlfriends and every single Sunday you couldn’t wait for 9:00 p.m and the opening scene of four women walking through the streets of New York, laughing, talking and having the best time. A lot of the...Read More
Ever so often and quite frankly with a frequency that makes me think deeply about my own “success,” I get asked about what it takes to start a new business, the kind of dedication and work that are required for entrepreneurship. Usually, I get these questions from other women, most of them in their mid-thirties...Read More
Oprah Winfrey - Cecil B. DeMille Award Winner, 75th Annual Golden Globe Awards. There is no doubt that we all exhaled the morning after Oprah gave what must have been her most memorable speech at the Golden Globes Awards. The world felt better, safer somehow. And for the first time in a long while, we felt hopeful....Read More
“If you had to retire in 10 years, would you have enough money; would you be ready?” I’ve asked this question recently of every woman over 45 with whom I’ve been in contact with during the past two weeks. Their responses all have the same tone. My friend, Niala, blurted out a horrified, “No!” She...Read More
Have you ever wanted to do something on your own terms, start something brand new or acquire something special but you didn’t? Instead, you got bogged down in what people would think if you did exactly what you wanted? Is there something that you’d love to try but never got around to it because of...Read More
Last week, I went for an early morning run with three amazing business owners. We spent our entire 4-mile jog talking about business, the innovations we were undertaking to jumpstart sales and the future: the new work, the new clients and the new ventures we were determined to go after.