A rare 1921 photo taken at a tour of an RCA wireless station in New Jersey. Steinmetz is in the middle with Albert Einstein to the left. Most of you reading this will have absolutely no idea of CharlesSteinmetz or his genius. I hadn't until I ran across this story. The diminutive man in the [...]
Before starting a family, it never occurred to me that one day soon I would leave my job to stay at home with the little ones. I enjoyed the independence and rewards of a good job. I studied at the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising (FIDM) in Los Angeles and thought that the sweet [...]
Why it's a Great Time to Start a Business, by Lisa Zakar The barriers to entry for small business are much lower today, especially for women, than they were when I launched my business.With the internet and a vast array of social media conduits available, it is not difficult to instantly cast a wide net in [...]
The barriers to entry for small business are much lower today, especially for women, than they were when I launched my business.With the internet and a vast array of social media conduits available, it is not difficult to instantly cast a wide net in your efforts to reach your market and at much lower [...]
WOMEN IN BUSINESS Right place, right time: nothing is chance By Lisa Zakar on March 20, 2017 You’ve heard it a thousand times. He or she got to where they are because they were in the right place at the right time. Someone you know was on another mundane business flight to the west coast, got [...]
Women are empowering each other like never before. The movement is gathering strength across the globe. In reaching new milestones by overcoming obstacles, we are accomplishing great things everywhere. It is a beautiful thing, and it is not limited to unleashing entrepreneurial talent. There is an even deeper, more desirable target. The struggle for time. Ask [...]
Do you know that every ten seconds a baby is born in the United States? It means someone becomes a new mother every time we blink our eyes. It also means that way out there in the distance another life choice will be made. Will I remain a Stay-at- Home-Mom, or go back into the corporate workforce. Two roads could not be more divergent nor unsettling in our innermost being. “Factors weighing on the minds of working mothers in particular throughout their lives are endlessly complex,” says Carol Evans, president of Working Mothers Media.
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Meet Lisa Zakar mother of three who turned passion to opportunity. Princess Tea Parties is a perfect business model that can be copied easily with success. Here is where fairy tale dreams come true. Lisa Zakar of Weekend Princess Tea Parties shares her inspirational story of how her struggle to have quality time with her family and come home with a decent paycheck, forced her to come up with a winning concept.
Reality is What You Think You’ve heard it a thousand times. He or she got to where they are because they were in the right place at the right time. Someone you know was on another mundane flight to the west coast on business, they get bumped to first class and they spend the entire time [...]
Many of you are too young to have heard Paul Simon's song from the 80's, or dear God maybe it was the 70's, called "50 Ways to Leave Your Lover." The message is uncomplicated and sounded like honey coming from his lips. Come up with a plan Stan. Finding a Way is Not the [...]