Tag Archives: Birthing the Elephant

“Authorpreneurial” Advice

While interviewing small-business owners and experts for my action guide, Birthing the Elephant: The woman’s go-for-it! guide to overcoming the big challenges of launching a business, I learned a lot about passion, persistence, and panache. Time and again, I’ve been … Continue reading

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Greatest Gift

Just today in my email, a note from an acquaintance named Penny popped up — what a treat! Penny and her husband Will are dog walking pals of mine. Sadly, I no longer make the daily rounds with my dog-walking … Continue reading

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Post It

“For it is a pleasure, too, to remember.” Ovid We just hosted a goodly portion of the Middlebury cycling team — it was great fun to have Alex home, even just for a weekend, and to meet some of the … Continue reading

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Success Hotline

“The difference between the great and everyone else isn’t lack of knowledge, it’s lack of effort.” “The greater the obstacle, the greater the joy in overcoming it.” Dr. Rob Gilbert Of all the things that have made a positive difference … Continue reading

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Finding Windows

“If there are no doors open, then go find a window! Don’t take no for an answer.” Bobbi Brown My new business start-up guide, Birthing the Elephant, describes a entrepreneur as someone who will go over, under, around or through … Continue reading

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