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Recap of Popular Twitter Chat with Tara Rethore (@TRethore)
Business, Tara Rethore, Women In Business
Recap of Popular Twitter Chat with Tara Rethore (@TRethore)
13 November 2012

We had an especially smashing time following Tara Rethore of M. Beacon Enterprises, and her tips as featured guest expert on executing business strategy. (Yeah, I had a hunch but certainly wasn’t expecting THIS kind of response. This time around, not only did many of our favorite regular chatters participate, we also saw some new faces, as well as a few people from Tara’s extensive audience. Read more…

    Our November Women in Business Chat Features Tara Rethore (@TRethore)
    Business, Events, Tara Rethore
    Our November Women in Business Chat Features Tara Rethore (@TRethore)
    9 November 2012

    If you’ve been following Women Grow Business over the last few years, you know who Tara Rethore is, and how lucky we are to have her speak to us on the topic of Executing Strategy, this coming Monday, November 12, 2012 at Noon Eastern. Tara is a long-standing member of and contributor to Women Grow Business, but I didn’t see her speak until I attended the North Virginia Women’s Business conference in November of last year. Almost exactly a year later, she’s joining us as a guest expert to talk about executing strategy in our businesses. Read more…

      Recession Hell Becoming Recovery Fatigue? Answer with Strategy (by @TRethore)
      Business, Leadership, Management
      Recession Hell Becoming Recovery Fatigue? Answer with Strategy (by @TRethore)
      31 October 2012

      In 2009, economists from the National Bureau of Economic Research declared that the US recession had ended in June – meaning that’s when the US economy bottomed out and began moving forward again. Yet today, in 2012, we continue to experience a roller coaster ride of positive and negative economic statistics. Consumer spending continues to stagnate amid high unemployment and business activity shrank in September for the first time since 2009. Read more…

        Go fly a kite! Strategy lessons for CEOs by Tara Rethore (@TRethore)
        Business, Leadership, Tara Rethore
        Go fly a kite! Strategy lessons for CEOs by Tara Rethore (@TRethore)
        19 September 2012

        Kite flying is a fabulous summer activity, particularly at the beach. The wind scoops it up and few trees, buildings, or power lines interfere with its flight. In business, we rarely have the opportunity to pursue our strategies unfettered. Read more…

          Northern Virginia Women’s Business Conference Ticket Giveaway
          Events,Tara Rethore
          Northern Virginia Women's Business Conference Ticket Giveaway
          16 November 2011

          I’m very excited to announce the Northern Virginia Women’s Business conference ticket giveaway, brought to you by our favorite (and only) sponsor of Women Grow Business, Network Solutions, who is also one of the sponsors of this event. JP Events & Consulting and Reston Limousine are proud to present the third annual Northern Virginia Women’s Business Conference. THE one day event for visionary women who want to discover the tools for success, make strategic business connections and leave feeling empowered and inspired to take action. Read more…

            Stuck in a Rut? Reframe the Question and get Back on Track
            Leadership, Management, Tara Rethore
            Stuck in a Rut? Reframe the Question and get Back on Track
            13 September 2011

            A battle is underway. The politicians are jockeying for position and an amorphous blob (AKA, “The Staff”) is creating options that will impact the daily lives of many. To be fair, they’ve got a difficult challenge that can no longer be ignored or delayed. Read more…

              What CEOs can Learn from Dancing with the Stars
              Leadership, Tara Rethore, Women In Business
              What CEOs can Learn from Dancing with the Stars
              27 May 2011

              So now you know: I watch Dancing with the Stars. And while I’m not obsessive, it’s fair to say that I’ve watched some part of every season since its debut in the summer of 2005. Now in its 12th season, Dancing with the Stars is a regular fixture in the TV lineup and among Twitter fans (#DWTS or @ABC_DWTS). Read more…

                6 Leadership Qualities that Set LivingSocial’s CEO Apart from the Rest
                Entrepreneurship, Leadership, Tara Rethore
                6 Leadership Qualities that Set LivingSocial's CEO Apart from the Rest
                21 April 2011

                Entrepreneurs who make big, public splashes quickly, get press, attention, and accolades. Yet the reality of small business and entrepreneurship is that many of these ventures don’t yield splashy results. Most business owners we know experience more measured growth, with plenty of learning opportunities along the way. Read more…

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