Tag Archives: New Beginnings

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RadioWrapUp.5.5.17: Revivement

Don’t call it retirement; call it revivement! Gloria Dunn-Violin visited the Friday Happy Hour to talk with Annmarie Kelly about her second book, Revivement: Having a Life After Making…
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Happy Victorious Woman Month!!

It seemed like just one small thing that winter when I filed the paperwork. It was late April when it was approved. By year’s end, there it was…
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Today at Happy Hour

Women are “all in” when talking about getting a promotion or being a successful business owner. But talk about being a business or corporate leader and women shy…
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I’m Having a Baby!

I hate paying for stuff and not using what I buy. Did you ever make an impulse buy and wonder what you were thinking when you got home?…
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Happy Hour with Annmarie Kelly

Judy Hoberman is coming to Happy Hour! At tomorrow’s Happy Hour, entrepreneur and author Judy Hoberman will be joining me to talk about some of the ways we…
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Top Ten Ways Women Sabotage their Communication in the Workplace

I met Diane DiResta when we were both speaking at a conference. I liked her right away. She’s a smart and savvy and an excellent communicator. I love…
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Ten Communication Secrets of Great Leaders

Forbes.com posted this article by Mike Myatt last spring. Here are his “top ten secrets” with my quickie summaries: 1. Speak not with a forked tongue: Act like…
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Last Chance to see Kelly speak at Great Dames on April 22

“Savvy Sizzle: Designing the Life of Your Dreams” Is your life SAVVY or sappy? Does your life SIZZLE with Satisfaction or feel like it’s wilting away, day by…
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Annmarie Kelly speaks at the Great Dames Delaware Series on April 22

“Savvy Sizzle: Designing the Life of Your Dreams” Is your life SAVVY or sappy? Does your life SIZZLE with Satisfaction or feel like it’s wilting away, day by…
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Managing Men in the Workplace

When I interviewed The Prosperity Sisters in 2011, I talked to them about their amazing cakes at Full-Spirited Flavors. I didn’t know then that the youngest sister, Kathy…
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Support for Women In Business

Question: I was wondering if your business was anywhere near Southern California or if you know of any other places I can contact for Women Business support and…
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Marianne Williamson and Influence

“Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not our darkness, that most…
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Last Chance to register for Annmarie Kelly’s speech at the WWB on March 21st!

Register now! Flipping the Switch: From Pressure to Power Change and stress are inevitable any time and anywhere. But in today’s economy, you have to do business with…
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War Against Women….Again

When Sheryl Sandberg’s new book Lean In, hit the book shelves, it was Sandberg who became the target of many women. Criticisms included that “she’s lucky” (vs. talented)…
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Annmarie speaks to Wilmington Women in Business on March 21

Flipping the Switch: From Pressure to Power Change and stress are inevitable any time and anywhere. But in today’s economy, you have to do business with less and…
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Staying Under the Radar?

When a woman complains to me about not getting a promotion or recognition for some accomplishment, I ask her how she promotes herself. In most cases, she hasn’t….
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Annmarie Kelly speaks at the Great Dames Delaware Series on April 22

“Savvy Sizzle: Designing the Life of Your Dreams” Is your life SAVVY or sappy? Does your life SIZZLE with Satisfaction or feel like it’s wilting away, day by…
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Webinar: How To Talk So People Will Listen

When: March 26, 11:30am – 12:30 pm EST Cost: $57.00, includes your customized Personal Profile Have you ever made a suggestion at work (or with family or friends)…
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Holiday GIVEAWAY – Enter Today!

To celebrate the season and to herald the New Year, I am hosting a giveaway for the 2013 Woman’s Advantage Shared Wisdom Calendar. This one-a-day calendar features 365…
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Do Women Want to Lead?

Recently nineteen year old Julie Zeilinger wrote a guest post for Forbes.com, titled: “Why Millennial Woman Don’t Want to Lead”. In it, while Zeilinger acknowledges that young women…
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Where’s the Leadership?

The leadership instinct you are born with is the backbone. You develop the funny bone and the wishbone that go with it.–Elaine Agather

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Asking For What You Need

You can’t ask for help, or tell your guests what to bring, unless you know what you are having and what kind of help you need. When I’m…
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Dare to Dream in 2013! Learn Powerful Tools To Get The Life You Want!

 Get Ready NOW to Make 2013 Your Best Year Yet!  How to Use Vision Boards to Create the Life of Your Dreams You’ve heard about the Law of…
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What’s in Your Future?

The New Year is just around the corner. If you missed the Victorious Woman article about envisioning a positive future, read it here.

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Success and Competence: Stage 4

Unconscious Competence Remember when you learned how to drive? You had to focus on every little thing. Now you can drive, drink coffee, put on make-up, and talk…
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The Fast Lane

Forget about the fast lane. If you really want to fly, just harness your power to your passion. –  Oprah Winfrey

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Too Old to Learn Social Media?

Question: During most of my career, I worked as a nurse. I left nursing to start my own business as a hypnotherapist.  My whole career of 30+ years focused…
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American Business Women’s Day

CONGRATULATIONS! Not everyone woman can start her own business, and YOU DID IT! Good for you! Here are a few interesting stats about women in business: The number…
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Why Meetings Fail

Did you just get back from yet another Monday morning meeting? When I was the director and manager of a company’s corporate university, every Monday morning I had…
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Sage Advice From the Experts

It was thirty years ago when Tom Peters wrote his first book, In Search of Excellence, with Robert Waterman. What the authors said then still holds true today:…
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The Great Purge

My home off and the kitchen are the two places I consider “the Motherload” of stored useless items. The kitchen has lots of glasses that are years old…
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‘Bout Time Augusta National!

Rice and Moore Open Doors for Women For many years the Augusta National Golf Club refused to admit women into their club. But that’s changed now. Former Secretary…
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Webinar: How to Talk so People will Listen

October 9 Have you ever made a suggestion and it’s ignored – only for someone else to make the same suggestion a few minutes later and everyone thinks…
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Honoring Your Values

If you honored your values every day, what would you do more of (each day, each week, each month)? How would that make a difference? If you honored…
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Radiators and Drains

There are two types of people in the world: the ones who add value and the ones who detract from or undermine value. In other words, some people…
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Victory and Mental Energy

Mental energy is what enables you to focus on what you want and need. It’s also what you use to figure out the strategies and plans you need…
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Persistence: A Starting Over Must-Have!

Talk about persistence! I’ve been watching this bird for a few weeks now and I’m fascinated. Last month she was gathering sticks and stems to make her nest…
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Persistence and Clutter

What’s Persistence and Clutter have to do with a Victorious Woman? It takes Persistence to Deal with Clutter!  My Personal Journey in Making Room for New and Better!…
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Persistence and Change

Interesting Article! If you are wondering what you need to do differently, this article by Fast Company’s Lydia Dishman give you a few ideas in “Killer Career Advice…
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Persistence and the VictoriousWoman

Persistence is finding what isn’t working and not doing it anymore. But, as Seth Godin says (see the Secret to Persistence), it’s about focusing on the goal and…
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Persistence and Fear of Failure

Yes, at the beginning, your plans can go either way. Yes, it’s true your plan could fail. But if you start & quit too soon, it definitely will….
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The Secret to Persistence

If you have that “beating my head against the wall” feeling I talked about in this month’s first blog (http://victoriouswoman.com/2012/06/01/women-leaders-persistence/), then you need to do something different. And…
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June’s Leadership Theme: Persistence

Have you ever felt like becoming happy and successful was like banging your head against a wall – all effort and pain and no results? If you have,…
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The Girlfriend Gala 2012

What a night! We laughed, we cried, we got inspired! So many people to thank! Here are many of them: Thanks to all our silent auction and raffle…
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Can I Be Successful?

QUESTION: Annmarie, I took your class on DiSC (How to Talk So People Will Listen). I really got a lot out of it but I’m wondering about something….
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Online Communication and Your Job

Why Wilson Phillips Got in Bed with Perez Hilton On a recent chapter of their reality show, Wilson Phillips was talking passionately about their comeback. They said one…
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Who’s Waging the War on Women?

It’s confusing, isn’t it? All the noise about the GOP’s supposed “war on women” doesn’t seem to match up with the facts. The “war on women” is empty…
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Communication in the Workplace: First Steps

You’re getting ready for a meeting. Somehow, you always seem to freeze up, have a hard time talking and don’t get your point across. As a woman who…
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April Victory Theme: Communication and Connection

Communication is a two-way street! You open your mouth and words comes out. Sometimes it’s to express how you feel while other times you have information or want…
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Women in History: Nancy Pelosi

I often say that motherhood is a temp job. When the kids grow up, you have to have a new beginning and write your next chapter. Former Speaker…
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