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Cheers To WGB’s Own Hot Mommas
Empowerment, Entrepreneurship, Events
Cheers To WGB's Own Hot Mommas
15 April 2011

So, this is pretty cool. Actually, it’s SO cool, it’s hot. Or “hawt,” as former WGB editor and my good friend, Jill Foster, would say. Read more…

That Ole Glass Ceiling Still Isn’t Cracked
Balancing Act, Empowerment, Liz Scherer
That Ole Glass Ceiling Still Isn't Cracked
16 June 2010

You know that pay gap that our Feminist friends have been battling for decades now? It’s still there. I’m not especially shocked by this revelation. so much so, that they require a “toolkit” to work their way around this issue. Read more…

Ladies: What Does Your Age Look Like?
Empowerment, Liz Scherer, Women In Business
Ladies: What Does Your Age Look Like?
12 March 2010

Earlier this week, we published a post by Liz Scherer on what she called “the incredible disappearing woman,” and lessons from the famed chef, Mollie Katzen, on dealing with ageism in your career. Liz followed up this remarkable post with another on her blog, that continues the conversation with Mollie and truly celebrates women. The Woman Grow Business post primarily focuses on how ageism affects our careers and the steps we can take to overcome inherent societal challenges. Read more…

The Incredible Disappearing Woman: Lessons on Dealing With Ageism From Mollie Katzen
Empowerment, Liz Scherer, Women In Business
The Incredible Disappearing Woman: Lessons on Dealing With Ageism From Mollie Katzen
8 March 2010

Have you heard that Sixty is the new Forty? And Seventy the new Fifty? Sounds appealing until you fully realize the implications. Although women are more engaged and successful than ever (remember today’s International Women’s Day), the woman in the mirror might not have much to say about the fact that her image is likely to disappear right before her eyes – just as she’s reaching the pinnacle of her career. In a “visual culture” like ours, where youth and beauty are often valued more than experience and “foundation,” many women find that they eventually cease to exist. Read more…

4 Bloggers and Their Business: Why This Year Rocked!
Community Building, Entrepreneurship, Liz Scherer
4 Bloggers and Their Business: Why This Year Rocked!
4 December 2009

This year has brought great impact and change to many of the blogger community here (and it’s the launch year of Women Grow Business to boot!). Many bloggers have shared recently what they’re most grateful for in their businesses in 2009. I’m thankful for a wonderful team of consultants who challenge, stimulate and create; an amazing local community that has allowed me to develop and grow; an evolving interest in women’s health that frequently provides fodder for my blogging efforts. Read more…

Would You Marry Them? Key Questions to Ask When Building Quality Partnerships
Entrepreneurship, Liz Scherer, Resources
Would You Marry Them? Key Questions to Ask When Building Quality Partnerships
16 October 2009

Make it human, be sure it’s authentic. When Jill asked me to write a post about building quality partnerships, one essential ‘quality’ came to mind – being human – and more importantly, being an ‘authentic’ human. Partnerships are no different than the more intimate relationships in our lives; in fact, we often spend more hours and days and weeks with our business partners than we do our personal ones. Read more…

Your Company Blog and Uninvited Guests: Should You Set Another Plate or Say ‘No Thanks’?
Liz Scherer, Resources, Women In Business
Your Company Blog and Uninvited Guests:  Should You Set Another Plate or Say 'No Thanks'?
20 August 2009

This rule applies in many aspects of life…except for when it comes to growing your blog and your business. Sometimes you can do both of you a favor by simply saying there’s no more room at the table. As Flashfree has started attract more readers, I’ve begun to receive at least one unsolicited guest post request a month. Read more…

Women Have Always Been Great at Leveraging Community
Liz Scherer, Resources, social media
Women Have Always Been Great at Leveraging Community
16 April 2009

Guest post by Liz Scherer, digital writer and consultant specializing in health/medicine/wellness. She produces Flashfree which brings her closer to her goal to engage, entertain and provide women in midlife with the tools to make informed decisions about their health. In addition to her blog, you can find Liz on Twitter (http://twitter. Read more…

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