Life Lessons from my 102-year-old friend

I had the honor of staying for 10 days with my 102-year-old friend, Marie. She is very smart and sassy and knows what she wants. She has lived such an interesting life, I felt like I was interrogating her most of the time. Here are a few of the lessons I learned from...

Who are your people?

A couple of months ago, I attended a three-day gaming and internet culture event with my son, it was great people watching—I’ll admit I’m a little nerdy myself, but I love how these kids let their freak flag fly. They know what they like and they go for it without...

Welcome to Empower Your Awesomeness!

Hi! I’m Janet, I’ve been in the corporate world for most of my career and I’ve been talking about starting my own business for over a year. Then a couple of months ago, the universe gave me a big fat push….I was laid off from my job of 10 years and I fell directly on...