July 21, 2011

My experience in Dallas at the eWomen Conference

I just came back from a spectacular week-long conference in Dallas at the eWomen Conference. What an incredible experience to be in the company of a couple thousand like-minded female entrepreneurs. I got to hear so many powerful and admirable people speak on a variety of topics that are near and dear to my heart. I heard Jack Canfield, Lisa Nichols, Lisa Sasevich, Sandra Yancey, etc. I sat front row at Jack Canfield and Lisa […]
July 20, 2011

REWARD! Have you seen my laptop???

I'm so upset! On my return flight from Dallas to Vegas on American Airlines flight #539 on Mon. July 18, I left my laptop on my seat (13A) and someone took it 🙁 If you have seen a Toshiba laptop in a black neoprene laptop sleeve, please contact me. I am offering a reward and NO questions asked. ALL of my business information for all 3 of my businesses is in my laptop, and I […]
June 24, 2011

Focusing on the positives ( after the Canucks loss )

It’s been a little over a week since the mayhem took place in this beautiful city I call home, Vancouver. People all over the world are talking about the Stanley Cup riots in Vancouver and it really is very shameful and embarrassing. Their loss to the Boston Bruins in the deciding game of the Stanley Cup finals crushed the dream that Vancouver would be the first Canadian-based team to claim the trophy since 1993 turned […]
June 23, 2011

Entrepreneurs and the importance of confidence during a recession

Feeling stuck in neutral is common among many entrepreneurs, but Tim Sanders, the former executive of Yahoo, believes he has found the perfect recipe for lasting achievement and happiness. To Sanders, the key to everlasting business success is confidence. Here's an excerpt from a great article by Dave Smith.   When the mood surrounding your industry is dark and the outlook isn't good, how can one truly find confidence? Should you fake it until they […]
May 20, 2011

Shopping and Self-Esteem

Bolstering Self-Esteem with Upscale Shopping By Rick Nauert PhD Senior News Editor Reviewed by John M. Grohol, Psy.D. on May 9, 2011 A new psychological study discovers people like to shop for expensive items when they feel low. And they use credit cards to make such purchases, perhaps to soften the financial blow. Experts believe people often attempt to improve self-worth by purchasing expensive goods. However, since paying cash can be psychologically painful, researchers Niro […]
May 14, 2011

Standing Up For Yourself With Rude People

Yesterday I was in New Westminster for a meeting and decided to get some paperwork printed off at a small print shop out there. I had an experience that I just HAD to share because it is one of most common reasons that my clients come to me....they are unable to stand up for themselves. Whether it be when someone is rude to them, or they need to ask for something they want, speaking to […]
April 9, 2011

Beyoncé says: “Self-confidence is sexy!”

In an April 2011 interview for the U.K. edition of Cosmopolitan Beyoncé revealed that the key to sexiness is self-confidence because it is not enough to just be pretty.  "The most attractive quality a woman can have is self-confidence. You can be pretty but if you're not confident you don't come across as sexy." says Beyoncé. According to the singer, you have to know how to come across to people: "You have to feel good […]
February 25, 2011

Travelling and building your confidence

I've just returned home from a spectacular six week holiday around South East Asia. It had been a goal of mine for years to see that part of the world, and let me tell you, it was even more incredible than I thought it would be! I can’t wait to go back again soon! I love Vancouver, but this super cold weather is tough to adjust to. I miss the hot sun and white sandy […]
November 20, 2010

Me Today ~ A poem about self-confidence

Today I will have courage To do something new I will be kind to another And to myself I’ll be true Today I will acknowledge That I am my own best friend I will make myself a priority Positive thoughts I will send Today I will remember The gifts that are mine I will live the day with confidence And let my light shine. By: Suzanne Fetting Tweet Share this:Facebook