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A few weeks ago we wrapped up my Superhuman Entrepreneur series, where I sat down with my personal team of doctors, and dished the details on my road back to health after burnout. However, as the saying goes, though: All things must come to an end. That’s why I wanted to take some time to […]




Eat Your Way to a Happier, More Productive Day




Welcome to the 5th and final episode of Superhuman Entrepreneur, a video series on She Takes on the World TV where I’m interviewing my fantasy team of doctors who help me stay energized and healthy – mind, body, and soul – even when things are crazy in my business. (Haven’t checked out the rest of the […]




How to Avoid Overachiever Burnout




One of the things I’m most proud of as an entrepreneur is my ability to really go hard after, and achieve, my goals. But (surprise surprise) that’s a mixed blessing. It turns out my ability to push myself at high levels can result in some serious repercussions for my health! Can you relate? For example, […]




Six Tips to Stress-Free Business Travel




This may sound ironic but a travel nut like me finds business travel stressful. Early in my career as a journalist, I thought that traveling for work was a means to score free trips. I always wanted to travel but since I could barely survive with my tiny paycheck back then, I was always trying […]




Wanna Be Successful? Make a Do-Not-Do List




“Deciding what not to do is as important as deciding what to do.” — Steve Jobs As women entrepreneurs, we often take on more than we can handle. Often the “to-do” lists from projects, family schedules, home, business, clients, staff, etc., can bury us. However, when I finally learned to make a Do-Not-Do list, I […]




The Importance of a Healthy Lifestyle for the Female Entrepreneur




Running a healthy business is vital to its success right? Well living a healthy lifestyle is also vital to your business success!  Being an entrepreneur can help you reap so many rewards but neglecting your health can often have a negative effect on your body and your business. Entrepreneurs who lead a healthy lifestyle tend to […]




Chevy Volt Engineers Answer: How Do You Manage a Work/Life Balance?




Looking for work/life balance? Aren’t we all? Below are three phenomenal female engineers (and moms!) on the Chevrolet Volt team who are creating a work/life balance that works! These ladies not only play a pivotal role on the innovative new electric plug-in vehicle, but they also play an integral role in their home-life. So, we asked them: How do you balance work/life?







The Pawsitive Effects of Animal-Friendly Workplaces




Research studies by companies like Purina indicated that having a pet in the workplace is not only entertaining, but also beneficial both in terms of productivity and employee well-being. Not only will your employees be happier, but it’s believed that they’ll also work harder and stay on task longer when pets are a permanent part of the workplace.







Confirm OR Ignore: Is Your Facebook For Personal Pleasure Or Professional Networking?




Making the decision to use your Facebook account for professional reasons is a personal choice. You can try these options to secure your privacy and right to a personal life without isolating yourself professionally.







August 26, 2010: Women’s Equality Day




Image courtesy of Shutterstock August 26 officially marks 90 years since American women have been allowed to vote. Most anniversaries are nostalgic, with the news media hauling out newsreel footage from their archives to give viewers a glimpse of a world they barely recognize. But for women’s equality, how different are things than they were […]




Creativity is Just a Coffee Shop Away




Image courtesy of Shutterstock As much as I love working from my home office (working in your pajamas has its perks), there are times when I simply can’t do it. I don’t know if it’s the fact that I can see our backyard pool from my office window, but there are just times when I […]




Rockin’ Women go Tweet, Tweet, Tweet




I’ve already covered how to Ping out tweets or FB status updates simultaneously and how to keep track of your LinkedIn network connections with a CRM. So, this article is for the business women who STILL resist my rants to tweet.







Are You Happy? A Personal Exploration of Women’s Declining Happiness




This is the first post by She Takes On The World’s newest contributor, Molly Castelazo of Castelazo Marketing Ltd. Read more about Molly here. A couple of weeks ago Marcus Buckingham wrote in the Huffington Post about a study showing that women today are less happy than in 1972.  Men, on the other hand, are […]




Should Entrepreneurs Adopt the Four-Day Work Week?




In August 2008, the state of Utah implemented a trial four-day work week for 17,000 of its employees. A four-day work week involves working four 10-hour days rather than five 8-hour days. The Working 4 Utah program has been a success with survey results showing 82 percent of program participants wanting to stay on the […]