How to Escape Holiday Financial Stress for a Happier Life

How to Escape Holiday Financial Stress for a Happier Life

‘Tis the season to buy gifts for loved ones. In this new world order where too many companies have attempted to downsize until there’s almost no one left, plenty of us feel the squeeze financially around the holidays. But holiday financial stress isn’t something that’s talked about very much, lest we seem Grinch-like, pathetic, or […]

5 Steps to Boost Your Confidence

5 Steps to Boost Your Confidence

Women are expected, at least by the media, to be perfect creatures: thin and beautiful, even-tempered and ambitious. This impossible set of standards is enough to crush anyone’s self-confidence. I’ve learned that these five confidence boosters can help make it a lot easier to feel confident and comfortable in your own skin. 1. Value your […]

10 Secrets of Successful People

10 Secrets of Successful People

To celebrate the release of my latest novel, Secrets of Successful People, I compiled these 10 success secrets from dialog in the book. In the novel, Kelly Ryan is a working mom who craves success and will do just about anything to get it–only she’s not quite sure what to do next. She enlists two […]