A Special Mother’s Day

A Special Mother’s Day

A Mother’s Day Special ‘There is so much beauty in this world if you just look for it. ‘ -Kate Swenson, Mom, Author, Inspiration So many quotes to choose from… ‘If at first you don’t succeed, try doing it the way mom told you to in the beginning.’ –...
Women Find Comfort in Her Podcast

Women Find Comfort in Her Podcast

Her Podcast Helps Women Find Comfort in “Life After…” Moments When hardship occurs — be it a divorce, a loss of a loved one, an unexpected layoff at work, or something else — it can be difficult to find joy again. But Girl Scout alum Sylvia Beckerman, 70, is one woman...
And just like that…We’re back!

And just like that…We’re back!

And just like that…We’re back And just like that, Labor Day was upon us, and fall is around the corner. No can be the right time for some new beginnings. I took the month of August off to decompress and basically do nothing. Yes, I had a list of things...
Recruiting exec says women need to focus on salary negotiations

Recruiting exec says women need to focus on salary negotiations

Lindsey Ault-Authier did not plan for a career in the private sector. The 2006 graduate of Fairfield University originally set her academic focus on art history. In her senior year, she was able to land an internship at a recruitment agency that led to a full-time job...
Sylvia & Me – And My Reading Corner

Sylvia & Me – And My Reading Corner

‘Step out of the history that is holding you back. Step into the new story you are willing to create.’ – Oprah Winfrey   So Many Women and Announcing… As we roll out Season 8, I’m delighted to tell you that our podcast series Sylvia & Me has been...
Women making inroads on Wall Street, but still a long way to go

Women making inroads on Wall Street, but still a long way to go

Pin-up photos and smutty jokes have long been commonplace on trading floors, but the finance world is gradually opening up to women — underlined by the arrival on Monday of Jane Fraser at the head of Wall Street banking flagship Citigroup. Her elevation marks...