"Living in the Zone!" ~ Women's Wednesday Wisdom

By Linda S. Fitzgerald / November 23, 2016 /

“Yes, Linda, now that’s what I call ‘being in the zone!” “In the zone” is the mantra of a friend and former mentor who took a year of his life to personally guide me through a somewhat rough patch of business life. A highly successful business guru and consultant, Dave believes strongly that when we…

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"How Much Are You Worth?" ~ A Woman's Thursday Thoughts!

By Linda S. Fitzgerald / November 3, 2016 /

Another from our archives. It’s a burning question that doesn’t go away easily. If we are women with a sense of discomfort about our value in the world of business; then it’s a question that may haunt us our entire life in the marketplace. It’s the main reason I’m posting this again today. . .…

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"It All Starts With A Dream" ~ A Woman's Wednesday Wisdom!

By Linda S. Fitzgerald / October 12, 2016 /

For a number of years, I blogged daily. Short, warm, incisive and often pithy posts of less than 200 words. I called them “Daily Doses”. And they were designed to encourage, inspire, needle and otherwise spur women to think deeply and then take bold decisive action based on such thought!  Today I’m pressed for time.…

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To Care Deeply. . .

By Linda S. Fitzgerald / March 10, 2016 /

Is there something in life about which you care deeply? Something that has such a strong hold on your heart that you would never think of letting go? As a woman of deep Christian faith, I was taught that the only deeply cared about something i should have in my life is Jesus. And a personally…

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"Darn-It's Taking Too Long!" AWI for Women in Micro-Business

By Linda S. Fitzgerald / December 4, 2015 /

The best things in life take time. Gestation of a human infant takes 9 months – 39 weeks to be exact. The more perfection built into what is being birthed; the longer the period of time to birth. Nothing worth having in our lives comes without sacrifice at some level; a bit of discomfort-even pain…

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"Waiting for Godot!" ~ A Tuesday Dose to Inspire & Encourage!

By Linda S. Fitzgerald / December 1, 2015 /

“Waiting for Godot” is a famous two-act play by Samuel Beckett. It’s considered in various forms because it raises so many questions from practical, realistic and/or metaphysical perspectives; much of which can be found in Wikipedia’s information on the play, the characters and the author!  If you are familiar with the play, then you might wonder how…

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"Why AWI?" ~ Much More Than the Sum of the Parts!

By Linda S. Fitzgerald / November 24, 2015 /

When studying the various psychological theories during my college years; I became enamored of Gestalt psychology – primarily that the “whole is other than the sum of the parts” (Kurt Koffka) . Or as it has been defined over the years, albeit incorrectly, the “whole is greater than the sum of the parts”.  This article is…

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Are You Called To Be A Heretic? If Not, Get Out of the Way!

By Linda S. Fitzgerald / November 18, 2015 /

I went to an online dictionary to get a definite definition of the word “community”. Because, that is after all, what our organization is about. Building community. Building a community of like-minded women in micro-business world wide. Women seeking success. Women seeking their own version of success. The description goes on and on. . .…

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"A Letter to Inspire" ~ Women and Micro-Business

By Linda S. Fitzgerald / November 12, 2015 /

It’s rare I do this; but from the moment I opened the following e-letter from Rob Hatch (President, Owner Media Group), I knew it is to be the “Women in Micro-Business” post for today!  Why? Because it has so much heart that I nearly sobbed before reaching the end. Not that sobbing is a requisite…

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"Lessons Learned at the Movies" – Women and Micro-Business

By Linda S. Fitzgerald / October 8, 2015 /

Tuesday is $5.00 day at our local movie theater. Folks crowd the lobby and huddle about the concession stand to take advantage of the $3.00 small popcorn and coke special. For less than $20.00, friend and I can enjoy one of my favorite pastimes – going to the movies! This week we saw “The Intern“. …

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