Can NAWBO-OC’s Mentoring Program Propel Your Success? YES!

–by Cynthia Hackler Flynn The Mentoring Program is one of the most valuable benefits offered by NAWBO-OC. In fact, some members initially join NAWBO just for the privilege of participating in this program. Registration is open now, but not for … MORE

What’s the Difference Between a Good Online Brand and a Great One?

— By Trina Fleming I can answer that question with one word: consistency. When potential customers want to learn more about the personality of your business, they head to the Internet. Some will go right to your website, most will … MORE

That Number, Again?

— By Lorna Scherff The joys of instant messaging! I’ve been texting for a couple of years now, and I will be the first to sing its praises! I have found that some individuals who in the past have been … MORE

I Can’t Work In My PJs

— by Mary Etta McCurdy I work at home. And might I say it is very convenient to roll out of bed and step around the corner from my bedroom into my office. Some days I hop right on the … MORE

Bad News!

— By Judy Rose It’s everywhere. You can’t turn on the radio, open a newspaper, or Google today’s headlines without hearing about some natural disaster, act of terrorism, or idiotic government solution offered by the same people who caused the … MORE

Making A List, Checking It Twice

— by Dana Heyde As the end of the year draws near, I always reflect on the big events that shaped the last twelve months of my life. Some of life’s significant events may trigger the need for a trust … MORE

Do You Have Someone in Your Corner?

In 2012, I was lucky enough to participate in the NAWBO-OC Mentoring Program as a mentee. It was my first time having an “official” mentor who was selected just for me. The NAWBO-OC Mentoring Program does an amazing job of … MORE

Speak Up!

— By Lorna Scherff All eyes are on you. A microphone is handed over but you politely decline its use. “My voice is loud enough,” you say as you hand it back, and your presentation begins. The audience soon gets … MORE

WDYMBT (What Do You Mean By That?)

— by Trina Fleming I have a secret to share. (I knew that would get your attention.) The secret is that I am an avid watcher of The Walking Dead. That’s right…the show about zombies. Only the show is not … MORE

Stealing Time

— by Judy Rose Work is what you accomplish in between interruptions. Twenty-four hours in a day. It’s all you get, so you have to make it work. But that’s often easier said than done. Take computers and smart phones. … MORE