Guilty Success Mom

The greatest escape for me today… is taking  15-minutes to write this blog post about being a guilty success mom.  Somedays I feel like I’m in first gear zooming down the highway driving a Bugatti Veyron.  But this is only in my dreams…

How to Handle Holiday Stress, Distress, De-stress

The Thanksgiving holiday always reminds me that the year is coming to an end…  It’s pretty apparent that the year is coming to an end… and a new year is going to be sneaking in like a friend who had too much to drink on New Year’s Eve. The way I see this:  November and December […]

What Changed the Way You Think?

Sometimes the most profound wisdom hits you when you least expect it.  This has happened to me… and maybe it’s happened to you? You’re chugging through your life with certain views and certain opinions on life, then someone says something to you and everything changes. Maybe that person was your third-grade teacher. Maybe it was a stranger […]

5 Things on my Not-To-Do List

 I quietly thought to myself, “She could be outside drinking a cold beer and gardening instead of ironing.” Anyone who is achieving at an elevated level be it in their career, business, sports, education or art, must say no to many things. Time is limited. Whenever we say yes to one thing, we are saying […]

Instantly, She Changed Her World

  “Today is the best day ever!  You know why?  Because I said so!” I overheard a sassy 8-year old little girl tell her friend this bold statement. You know what?!   She is absolutely right!  This is when it occurred to me how she instantly changed her world…just with a few great words! I couldn’t […]

4 Smart Ways To Be A Lucky Charm

Would you like to know 4 smart ways to be a Lucky Charm for your clients, relationships, and community? Today’s blog post will bring you some kick-ass value!   Most of us are familiar with the cereal brand  Lucky Charms.  Their tagline is: “They’re magically delicious.”  Can you believe this stick and stay tagline was created […]

I Have Experienced: Death. Laughter. Wonderment.

[We’re all headed one way…] Today, my day was filled with a lollapalooza of emotions.  What do I mean by lollapalooza? …this means: an extraordinary or unusual thing  Stay with me  – – this post is going to be to the point and it will pull on your heart strings.  I actually texted myself this blog […]

The Bitchy Business Interview: Carlton Salter

Noted Southern Artist & Illustrator …and His Badassery ArtWork [Back to the Future -1980’s Classic -Fantasy/Science fiction film]  As a writer and blogger, I strive to create curiosity and share anything new I have learned.  After all, when we are curious, we see things differently; we use our powers to learn something more fully.  Well, I […]

21 Accelerated Thoughts Today

Who needs: no-sugar-coating, streetwise style, give-it-to-me-straight words?  Everyone…   “Everybody needs some kind of empowerment to help them make it through a busy and product life.” ~ Sharon Lee Zapata I am a LIST MAKER. I have been making lists for as long I can remember.  This is my way of learning anything new.  This is my way to remember new information. It’s […]

Courage for Beginners

  “Courage is created by activity, rejection and results.” ~ Sharon Lee Zapata, Creator of The Bitchy Business Briefs    Today let’s squash a few bugs in the programming of how things are supposed to be. No lectures – just acceptance: You never know when the moment’s going to be squandered and left… And you […]