Canada’s Hot Mommas 2011

  Inspiration…Self-development…Groupthink…Immigration…Self-worth…Addiction These are just some of the themes represented in the newest cases written by Canadian women for the Hot Mommas Project this year.  In honour of International Women’s Day, here’s a sneak peak at some of our nation’s “everyday revolutionaries”.     Teresa Ierullo & Just the Facts!  – 500 million Facebook users canContinue reading “Canada’s Hot Mommas 2011”

Lessons Learned – 2010 Edition

This year was chock full of lessons learned for me as an entrepreneur.  I think if I were to assign a theme to my 2010 it would be “The Year of Focus” along with a heavy dose of mentoring.  While there are principles of entrepreneurship that I know on an intellectual level, my experience this past year was thatContinue reading “Lessons Learned – 2010 Edition”

Not All Friends Are Created Equal

Written by Ali Brown “True happiness consists not in the multitude of friends, but in their worth and choice.” – Samuel Johnston They are your closest confidants and most passionate cheerleaders who make the bad times bearable and the good times even better. Your gal pals know you better than anyone else. But no matterContinue reading “Not All Friends Are Created Equal”

Meet Canada’s Hot Mommas!

  The first wave of Canada’s Hot Mommas secured their spot in history earlier this year.  These women have taken mentoring to the next level, offering their stories of personal and professional challenges and a-ha moments to  the world’s largest online library of role models for women and girls – The Hot Mommas Project.  IContinue reading “Meet Canada’s Hot Mommas!”

Meet Canada's Hot Mommas!

    The first wave of Canada’s Hot Mommas secured their spot in history earlier this year.  These women have taken mentoring to the next level, offering their stories of personal and professional challenges and a-ha moments to  the world’s largest online library of role models for women and girls – The Hot Mommas Project. Continue reading “Meet Canada's Hot Mommas!”

Manage Your Business in Difficult Times

Guest post by Althea Francis   The primary objective of any business is to achieve maximum profitability and productivity. Even knowing this, it’s alarming how many business owners get into trouble with managing and marketing their business when something goes wrong. Preparing for a rainy day requires sacrifices (at first) that will pay off inContinue reading “Manage Your Business in Difficult Times”

Don’t balance. Blend!

Guest post by Maureen McCann   “Many women struggle to find a balance between their family and their career.” Yikes! Even as I write that sentence, I cringe. What is this elusive ‘balance’ that people refer to? In his book Who’s Got Your Back, author Keith Ferrazzi writes about the idea of living a blendedContinue reading “Don’t balance. Blend!”

Canada’s Hot Mommas: a call to action (Part 3)

In Part 1 and Part 2 of this special interview series we spoke with Kathy Korman Frey, founder of The Hot Mommas Project and learned about how this initiative is impacting women and girls through virtual mentoring.   We also chatted with Kathy about her involvement in the Project and she shared some of the key lifeContinue reading “Canada’s Hot Mommas: a call to action (Part 3)”

Interview Series: Kathy Korman Frey, Chief Hot Momma (Part 2)

In Part 1 of this special Special Interview Series, we learned about the importance of role models for women’s success, the value of case studies and how both of these have come to life together through  The Hot Mommas® Project.  In Part 2, we chat with the remarkable woman behind this initiative – founder Kathy Korman Frey, who is also AdjunctContinue reading “Interview Series: Kathy Korman Frey, Chief Hot Momma (Part 2)”

Interview Series: The Hot Mommas® Project (Part 1)

It has been almost one year since I learned for the first time about an incredible initiative that pretty much changed my life.  I was always on the lookout for great causes to align myself with, and one day while flipping through one of my online newsletter subscriptions I came across a request for mentors. Continue reading “Interview Series: The Hot Mommas® Project (Part 1)”