Tag Archives: tiny things

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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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Are You an Influencer?

Women’s History Month is the perfect time to focus on INFLUENCE, the March Victorious Woman theme. Women who make history often do so because they are influencing experts….
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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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On Strong Shoulders

Danica Patrick’s Big Win Danica Patrick’s eighth place finish in the Daytona 500 last Sunday was the best female finish in history and the second-best female finish in…
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The Book Connection interviews Annmarie Kelly

Want to know what Annmarie Kelly thinks is the most important thing readers can learn from reading her first book, Victorious Woman! Shaping Life’s Challenges into Personal Victories?…
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Fortieth Anniversary of Roe v. Wade

I’ve always been of two minds about the landmark Roe v. Wade ruling. I’m pro-choice and anti-abortion. I know, it’s incongruous. And, though I have a lot of…
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Leading Lady or Best Supporting?

Golden Globes, People’s Choice, the Oscars. It’s the season for all the Hollywood movie awards ceremonies where actors are chosen as the “best” for their role in a…
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Can you Help?

I have a birthday coming up. Spouse Joseph wanted to take me to the Big Apple, but NYC is pretty cold in January. I wasn’t warm to the…
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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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Infidelity and Cancer

“Patti Painter is a quiet powerhouse of a woman….[she] was married to a man with whom she had three children. She thought she had a “normal” life but…
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Vision Boards:

Event Date: January 30 Event Cost: $37.00 Power Tool For Getting the Life You Want Make 2013 Your Best Year Yet! How to Use Vision Boards to Create…
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The Optimal Living Success Workshop

Yes, you can positively change your life. Have you reached that point where you look around and ask “Is this all there is?” Do you feel overworked, under-appreciated…
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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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Murder of Innocents

Today’s inexplicable violence at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut resulted in the murder of twenty-six innocent people. Already there are people pushing the political agenda for gun…
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What’s your Dream for 2013? Kelly’s Cafe Teleseminar

Event Date: December 28 Time: 11:30am – 12:30pmEST Format: “Lunch and Learn” Cost: FREE! But registration is required. Wondering about those New Year’s Resolutions? Do you figure “why…
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Is the Media Deaf, Dumb and Blind?

Last weekend, Jovan Belcher, the US NFL linebacker who played for the Kansas City Chiefs football team, murdered the mother of his infant child. Then he killed himself…
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December Victory Theme: Emotional Intelligence

What is Emotional Intelligence? You are surely familiar with IQ and know it measure intelligence. Emotional intelligence (EI or EQ) is “the other intelligence”.  IQ and EI are…
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Aren’t There Any Strong Women?

Question: I came here from another country and am enjoying the freedom women have in the U.S. Something  that surprises me is that it seems like all the…
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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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Are You Like the Horse or the Zebra?

No matter how pretty or smart you are, if you aren’t taking the lead in your life, you might find yourself following a horse’s ass. Just in case…
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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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The Distortion of Distractions

I can’t figure out why there are big football games on Thanksgiving (or any holiday). And this year, so many stores are starting their Black Friday sales on…
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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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Getting the Food on the Table

You know what you’re having for the “big dinner” and whose coming. Next, one of the biggest challenges every cook faces is to getting everything on the table…
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Invite Good People

The best Thanksgivings include people you love and people who love you. Those people come prepared for a good time, chip in and help, and add to the…
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Where’s The Money?

When you set a budget for that special Thanksgiving meal, you are more likely to include the special foods that may cost a little more, and be smarter…
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Is It Colorful?

Many chefs will tell you that any meal should have a lot of color. Just having a turkey, stuffing and mashed potatoes will give you a table of…
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What Do You Want Now?

OK, you decided to have Thanksgiving dinner. Now decide what you want to have. Most people have turkey, but not everyone does. Some people have ham or a…
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November’s Victory Theme: Leadership

This month’s theme is Leadership and it includes Business Planning for the New Year. Sounds boring, doesn’t it? But what is it about leadership and business planning that…
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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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What’s in Your Future?

Do you have a vision for your future? Does even thinking about your vision make you feel nervous or intimidated? If it does, you aren’t alone! I can…
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October’s Victory Theme: VISION

VISION is what enables you to see where you are going, what’s behind or around you and to recognize people and things. Physical vision happens with your eyes,…
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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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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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Success and Competence: Stage 3

Conscious Competence You know what to do and you focus on doing it. You’ve figured out what knowledge or skills you need and take action. The rub is…
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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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Success and Competence: Stage 2

Conscious Incompetence Now, you know you don’t know. That means you’re getting somewhere. With Conscious Incompetence, you recognize what’s missing. You may not know HOW to bridge the…
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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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You’ve Gotta See This Movie!

New Beginnings and Second Chances When I’m in Maine I try to catch a film at Reel Pizza Cinerama in Bar Harbor. It’s a neat little theater which…
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Competence: Are You Ready for Success?

Do you feel like the success you want – in your life, your relationships or your job – just never comes your way? If you do, maybe a…
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Who Could Get Hurt?

Incompetence could have gotten me, my spouse or someone else killed Here’s what happened: About three hours into my vacation, on the drive up the east coast to…
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September’s Theme: Competence

COMPETENCE means the ability – the know-how – to do a job properly. Competence relates to every aspect of your life, including your personal satisfaction, relationship happiness and…
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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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August Newsletter

Hi Victory Reader, This Victory Update is packed because there’s been a lot happening at The Victorious Woman Projectthese past few months!First of all, we had wonderful entries…
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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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Phyllis Diller

Life Reinvention Success/ Breaking Comedy’s Glass Ceiling Yesterday I met with my friend and spiritual mentor, Jeanne. For some reason, she mentioned Phyllis Diller and Diller became part…
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Will She Make it This Time?

Diana Nyad’s Victorious Adventure Talk about having a BIG DREAM and going after it!! You gotta give Diana Nyad credit for persistence, determination and sheer chutzpah! This sixty-two…
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Will You Join Me?

Mark Your Calendar! Victorious Woman Blog Tour starts soon! Here are my tour stops and what will be happening: September 4 Welcome to My World of Dreams (guest…
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