Google. Gender Pay Gap.

Google Systemic Pay Discrimination They are yet again being sued, this time for gender pay discrimination. Three female employees sued the company claiming they were put on dead end career paths.  They claimed those positions would pay them far less than their male...

Girl Scouts. Ethics. Courage.

Girl Scouts is for every girl!  Ethics. Courage. Would you accept money in the form of a donation if it meant compromising your principles? Well, Megan Ferland, the CEO of Girl Scouts of Western Washington was put to the test when she received a $100,000 donation. It...

Successful. Women. Janice Howroyd.

 Successful. Women. Janice Howroyd. When one thinks of the words: successful and women and rich, they undoubtedly think of Oprah Winfrey.  Oprah Winfrey’s accomplishments in the areas of education, media, entertainment, and publishing are very impressive. But Oprah is...

How to increase self esteem. Confidence. How to build self esteem.

A friend of mine  recently discovered the importance of reading and understanding documents before  signing them. Unfortunately, she learned the VERY hard way. Let’s call her  Marian. Marian wrote a  screenplay.  Then, without reading and/or  understanding the piece...

New Year’s Goals. New Year’s Resolutions. Action. Fear.

It’s a new year.  A clean slate.  An opportunity to do what we say we want to do.  It’s our choice. One of my favorite books is “Notes to Myself” by Hugh Prather.  And, my favorite passage in that book is a simple one, yet quite profound:...