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An Army of Moms Working From Home?

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  An Army of Moms Working From Home? by Betsy Smith When my oldest child was about two I “retired” from the corporate world.  It took some time to work through the emotional blow going from Treasury Bond Trader who by the way was a mom to JUST a mom.  As much as I valued […]

Life After Sixty

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  Life After Sixty by Betsy Smith Um, is there life after sixty? I guess that depends. I think it depends on your attitude. I also think the things that matter to us change when you hit a certain age. Early on we want to have kids, cars, houses, stuff. As time goes on the […]

One Step Botox in a Bottle (No Needles Required!)

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  One Step Botox in a Bottle (No Needles Required!) by Betsy Smith As a busy mom with my own business I am always looking for ways to streamline my life.  And as someone who loves being outdoors and plays tennis in the sun all summer I know that it is important to protect my […]

Are You in the Beauty Industry? If so, Listen Up

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Are You in the Beauty Industry? … If so, Listen Up By Carolyn Walker   Ask yourself: when was the last time one of your suppliers gave you a free product sample? When was the last time your suppliers restocked your inventory for free? When was the last time you could earn a 100% profit on […]

How I Found Meaning In My Life After Divorce

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  How I Found Meaning In My Life After Divorce by Betsy Smith   Getting divorced with young kids can be lonely in many ways.  And it can be very scary.  Knowing that after many years of being an at home mom I was going to have to find a way to make a living. […]

Top Ten Reasons I love having a Home Based Business

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Top Ten Reasons I love having a Home Based Business By Carolyn Walker   I am my own boss, which means I get to choose my own work hours, which means sometimes I can work crazy hours, across various time zones. “Are you kidding me, really, its 4 am in Hawaii? Sorry! Go back to […]

Is The Deck Stacked Against Older Workers?

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  Is The Deck Stacked Against Older Workers?   Having been in the Executive Search business and a facilitator in networking workshops for those who have been “outsized”, “downsized” or just plain “let go”, I have heard it all.  Many of those who are now out of work, are within 5-10 years of the usual […]

Cosmetic Breakthrough in Hot Anti-aging Market

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  Cosmetic Breakthrough in Hot Anti-aging Market by Betsy Smith   Imagine a biotech company doing research at MD Anderson and accidentally discovering that their NEA-8 extract from the Nerium Oleander plant improves the appearance of wrinkles, hyperpigmentation, skin texture and aging or sun damage.  Science meets cosmetics. Nerium Biotech created a division called Nerium […]

PAID TO PARTY?

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  PAID TO PARTY? by Betsy Smith   One of the top people in Nerium International, Dale said “The top three things you need to do to be successful, and in this order is… > 1.  Party 2.  Party 3. Party” ! In fact he tracked the parties in his organization with three the first week, nine […]

IT HAS NEVER BEEN DONE BEFORE

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IT HAS NEVER BEEN DONE BEFORE by Carolyn Walker What could that be? It is Nerium International, a relationship marketing company that is truly a “Cut Above.” Jeff Olson, a giant in the industry, was looking for an opportunity that could take this industry to a new level. He found it with Nerium Biotechnology, Inc. […]