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By Laura McCue of White Oak Financial Advisors can combat the emotional and psychological factors that work against successful investment strategies. Here are some advisor abilities and wisdom that may help you to be a successful investor.

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By Dawn Starks of Starks Financial There, I said it, and I’ll stick to it. Previously I have written about how women are increasingly the financial decision-makers in the household. That is true. But another interesting trend is the increasing …

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By Jeanne Crane If at first you don’t succeed try, try again. Although a time worn cliché, it defines my mission. Doors did not open for my generation just because constraints were lifted; the pioneers had to mine every opportunity …

Women Making Music: Amy LaDeroute

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Singer, Voice-Over Actor, Warrior Living in the Flow State Approximately two years ago Amy began sharing on social media, what she calls a “Daily Joy Log.” Initially, it was a meant to impart amusing and enlightening thoughts as reminders to …

 

Common Sense Health: Nourishing the Body, Nurturing the Soul

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A Balancing Act for Dealing with Stress While going through a divorce in the early 1990’s, I instinctively felt moved to surround myself with inspiring women in order to receive the guidance and support I needed to get through that …

 

SHE-POW!

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By Lauren Patton ZaPow was born from the economic downturn. Three rounds of layoffs taught me that there are no safe paths in life. Since there are no safe paths, then why not take the one you really want? In …

 

Become a Business Magnet: Eight Reasons You DON’T Make the Sale

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Last month we discussed the steps you can take to improve your product sales. Now let’s look at the other type of sales – services. While some of the steps are very similar, obviously there is a tangible difference in …

 

Meet Our Advertisers: Penny Bond of Healing Innovations

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A Ten-Year Transformational Journey Isn’t it interesting how when you reach a low point in life, unexpected experiences happen that open the doorway out of the pit? That’s how I became a Scenar therapist. Most people scratch their heads upon …

 

A Great Business To Be In …

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By Rev. Louisa Dyer Every time I see the title of this month’s issue, “Women Minding Their Own Business,” it cracks me up so much that I feel inspired to write. When have you ever known a woman to have …

 

Mindfully Yours: Ten Ways to Mind Your Own Business

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“None of your beeswax,” we used to say in a way that only the forthrightness of kids can project. This is WNCW’s “Women Minding Their Own Business” issue. Since I’m no longer the owner of a public relations firm, what …

 

Funny, Isn’t It?

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So, dear readers, on the occasion of the first 2015 issue of WNC Woman, let us focus on a news event that has of late eclipsed the emergence of ISIS and the tragedy of young, black men being killed by …