Tag: Liz Weinmann

Alpha Women – Part Two

I recently posted a blog discussing Alpha women in our society, those women whose traits of leadership, self-esteem, and high emotional intelligence lift them up to shine above the crowd. And there are many of them! In fact, I soon…

Over-50 Alpha Women

This year both Prevention magazine and Adweek (an ad industry trade publication), published articles on over-50 women referred to as “Alpha Women.” Alpha women over 50 are often discussed in our media, but not everyone is in agreement as to…

Exchange Your Experience and Expertise, Over 40!

I had a wonderful generational “Exchange” yesterday with a young female colleague who was helping me prepare for a Skype meeting with a high-energy executive not known for his patience with technology glitches.  I assured her that I would not…

Get a MOVE On! Get OVER IT! I DARE You!

Last month, my husband and I finally sold and moved out of the house we have owned for 30 years, opting for a small and much more manageable apartment in a Manhattan high-rise.  Here’s advice for anyone deliberating a long-delayed…

New Trend: Would You DARE Audition for a Full-Time Job?

Talent management experts advise professionals to take on a probationary project at discounted salary as “audition” for the permanent position.  Your comments, insights? The Build Network.com  quotes Michael Schrage, a research fellow at MIT Sloan School’s Center for Digital Business,…

Can Beach Books Be REACH Books?

Ah summer… sun, warmth, time off, the beach, a good book… We all love beach books, but sometimes we need ‘teach books” because life for the over-40 woman requires more focus and drive. And there are plenty of great books…

Tips to Rally Your Skills over 40!

Before you can convince anyone else to rally for you, you need to rally yourself. Rev up your brainpower, learn new skills, improve your competence, increase your confidence, and strengthen your conviction that you are one DARE–ING kick-ass woman over…