Women Lead Blog + Addressing Workplace Gossip Without Getting Sucked In Angelica Cortez, January 27, 2022December 13, 2021, Women Lead Blog, 0 The way employees communicate either makes or breaks an organization. Spoken words are powerful containing the ability to help... Read more + Workplace Words that Wound Angelica Cortez, January 25, 2022November 21, 2021, Women Lead Blog, 0 We have all felt the sting of cutting words, the stab of sarcasm and the sickening silence when a... Read more + There’s a Word for that “Meh” Feeling You’ve Been Experiencing Angelica Cortez, January 21, 2022November 21, 2021, Women Lead Blog, 0 The last 18 months have seemed to move everyone that I talk to into a new type of mental... Read more + If You Don’t Make Dust, You Eat Dust! Angelica Cortez, January 19, 2022November 21, 2021, Women Lead Blog, 0 “If You Don’t Make Dust, You Eat Dust!” “What are YOU doing here?” My anticipation and excitement was quickly... Read more + The Caregiver Crunch: Five Time-and-Money Coping Strategies Angelica Cortez, January 16, 2022November 21, 2021, Uncategorized, Women Lead Blog, 0 For millions of unpaid U.S. caregivers, finding a healthy balance between taking care of children and elderly loved ones... Read more + Transforming My Creativity Into Innovation Angelica Cortez, January 8, 2022November 21, 2021, Women Lead Blog, 0 Earrings have always been glued to my ears; without them I feel naked. Yet, despite this attachment, I often... Read more + My Journey to Define What a Leader Truly Is Angelica Cortez, January 5, 2022November 21, 2021, Women Lead Blog, 0 I came out of the military schooled in command based on the masculine model of leadership designed for warfare,... Read more + True Cost of Free Email Services for Business Angelica Cortez, January 2, 2022November 21, 2021, Women Lead Blog, 0 Moving business email from a free service to a paid, hosted solution seems counterintuitive. Free services often lack the... Read more + Branding Yourself for Success Angelica Cortez, December 30, 2021November 20, 2021, Women Lead Blog, 0 A groundbreaking Australian study based on years of gender reporting to the federal Workplace Gender Equality Agency, has shown... Read more + Habits that Help Women Investors Succeed Angelica Cortez, December 26, 2021November 20, 2021, Women Lead Blog, 0 Intuition. Patience. Discipline. A desire to learn. These are traits many women naturally possess and that can lead to... Read more + Bad Hair Cut Angelica Cortez, December 23, 2021November 20, 2021, Women Lead Blog, 0 Women are the next wave of wealth transfer – by 2030 we will control an estimated $30 Trillion in... Read more + The #1 Thing to Kickstart Your Speaking Today Angelica Cortez, December 20, 2021November 20, 2021, Women Lead Blog, 0 The #1 thing to kickstart (or reboot) your speaking to attract many more ideal clients is… to book yourself... Read more + Conquer Your Stress Angelica Cortez, December 17, 2021November 20, 2021, Women Lead Blog, 0 We all know that part of being healthy is eating the right foods and moving our bodies every day.... Read more + Have You Thought About The Future? Angelica Cortez, December 14, 2021November 20, 2021, Women Lead Blog, 0 As a female business owner, how much planning goes into taking a week vacation? Leaving your business, even for... Read more + Facing My Fears Angelica Cortez, December 13, 2021December 13, 2021, SUE Rising Blog, Women Lead Blog, 0 When I was in elementary school I dreaded school presentations. I was scared of the criticism amongst my peers... Read more + Don’t Hit the Trees on Your Way Down to Success Angelica Cortez, December 11, 2021November 18, 2021, Women Lead Blog, 0 A few years back, I went to Big Bear Mountain with family during the off season. We took our... Read more + Stupid Girl Angelica Cortez, December 7, 2021November 18, 2021, Women Lead Blog, 0 I recently conducted a career workshop for leaders on how to prepare for a job interview. Twelve women and... Read more + Good Advice Isn’t Always Good Angelica Cortez, December 4, 2021November 17, 2021, Women Lead Blog, 0 Starting a business is daunting; not easy, fun, or fast. Starting one in the middle of an economic crash... Read more + What a Female Leader can Bring to a Male Institution Angelica Cortez, December 1, 2021November 17, 2021, Women Lead Blog, 0 I survived thirty years as a female prison doctor in a male prison , controlled by a male militaristic... Read more + How To Be The Most Powerful Leader You Can Be Angelica Cortez, November 29, 2021November 17, 2021, Women Lead Blog, 0 All our lives (and for centuries) women have received the message that the qualities which make us feminine are... Read more + Set and Get Your Goals Angelica Cortez, November 26, 2021November 24, 2021, Women Lead Blog, 0 We are now in the second half of the year, so my purpose with these tips is to equip... Read more + 5 Ways to Jump into Joy! Angelica Cortez, November 23, 2021November 17, 2021, Women Lead Blog, 0 Jump into JOY today! People tend to live their lives in the past or future while running on auto... Read more + Top Reasons to Invest in the Cloud Angelica Cortez, November 20, 2021November 17, 2021, Women Lead Blog, 0 Small to medium-sized businesses (SMBs) lag behind their enterprise counterparts when it comes to cloud adoption. And while cloud-based... Read more + Myths About Exercise Angelica Cortez, November 17, 2021November 17, 2021, Women Lead Blog, 0 It is essential to move the body, yes. Its even more essential to consider a healthy framework. We’ve all... Read more + Mastering Tough Conversations in Business Angelica Cortez, October 11, 2021October 11, 2021, Women Lead Blog, 0 Tackling difficult conversations in the business world can be tough. At our recent virtual breakfast forum, attendees shared and... Read more + Business Trends Driving Growth & Success Angelica Cortez, September 30, 2021November 17, 2021, Women Lead Blog, 0 At our recent Virtual Breakfast Forum, attendees shared their opinions on current trends driving growth & success. The most... Read more + Sale Away. Connect Everyday. Pattie Vargas, August 2, 2021August 2, 2021, Uncategorized, Women Lead Blog, customer, marketing, sales, 0 Take a look at the calendar. When do you see “SALE” signs plastered on shop windows? Chances are if... Read more + Just “Winging It” Is Not Good Enough!! Pattie Vargas, July 27, 2021July 27, 2021, Women Lead Blog, communication, prepared, presentations, 0 A company I worked with several years ago spent a lot of money pulling their small sales force (about... Read more + Two Truths and a Life That Impacts Your Business!!! Pattie Vargas, July 20, 2021September 13, 2021, Women Lead Blog, adjust, balance, design, work-life, 0 Maybe you've heard about that old game called "Two Truths and a Lie" where you share three things about... Read more + Top Reasons to Invest in the Cloud – Are You Ready?? Pattie Vargas, July 20, 2021July 20, 2021, Women Lead Blog, cloud, computing, technology, 0 Small to medium-sized businesses (SMBs) lag behind their enterprise counterparts when it comes to cloud adoption. And while cloud-based... Read more + Selfishness is Your Most Important (and Most Ignored) Superpower! Pattie Vargas, July 13, 2021August 2, 2021, Women Lead Blog, boundaries, healthy, No, 0 I have a book in my library that I bought for the cover alone. I don’t even need... Read more + Retirement? Why Not Choose Rewirement and Refirement? Pattie Vargas, July 12, 2021August 2, 2021, Women Lead Blog, passion, purpose, retirement, start over, 0 Webster’s dictionary describes retirement as withdraw, retreat, give up. I have never done that, nor did I want... Read more + Big Enough – Building a Business and Lifestyle That Fits YOU!! Pattie Vargas, July 9, 2021September 21, 2021, Women Lead Blog, business success, goals, work life balance, 0 Throw out a random topic to a group of knowledgeable, opinionated, and experienced professional women and look out! You... Read more + Color My World Perfect Pattie Vargas, July 7, 2021August 2, 2021, Women Lead Blog, perfectionism, professional women, 0 If you miss the mark on something, do you accuse yourself of not being good enough and ruminate on... Read more + Play Big or Play Small ?!?! Pattie Vargas, June 28, 2021September 13, 2021, Women Lead Blog, 0 At a recent Virtual Breakfast Forum the topic of discussion was “Play Big or Play Small?” The fun thing... Read more + Meeting Norms – the Key to Avoiding Meeting Chaos!!! Pattie Vargas, June 27, 2021July 12, 2021, Women Lead Blog, 0 Establishing meeting norms can be an effective and powerful tool. Meeting norms are the standards set for working together... Read more + Making History for Women’s History Month! Michelle Bergquist, April 12, 2021July 12, 2021, Women Lead Blog, 0 What a phenomenal wrap up to Women’s History Month in tandem with amazing women’s organizations for one fun evening... Read more + Become an Organization Partner to the Largest Virtual Mixer! Michelle Bergquist, February 25, 2021July 12, 2021, Women Lead Blog, 0 Calling All Women’s Organizations! Partner With Us to “Make History” in Celebration of Women’s History Month! We’re... Read more + Divert Disaster, Delete that Email and Dialogue Angelica Cortez, January 23, 2021November 21, 2021, Women Lead Blog, 0 While email has made workplace communication efficient, there are times when face-to-face or screen-to-screen conversations are needed. At these... Read more + Womens Advocate Winner | Tina Rountree | WOIA Simulcast Kristen Arellano, October 17, 2020September 4, 2021, WOIA Simulcast, Women Lead Blog, 0 Join us in celebrating one of our FABULOUS San Diego Women of Influence Awards Finalists, Tina Rountree! When circumstances... Read more Load more Attend An Event As Our VIP & GuestJoin Us!