Insights into Cultural UnderstandingAnd Being Positively Powerful
Is there an unforeseen power in declaring for a future? In the words of Russell Redenbaugh, “Declarations precede leaps.” Russell Redenbaugh did this as a young boy.read more
Why declaration? Because they are often life altering. A declaration unlike a new year’s resolution, changes our relationship with others, our friends, family, and community. It impacts how we view the past and creates a future we were not aware of until just that moment. A true declaration has commitment attached to its hip. Our declarations matter to us.read more
Listen in. This is an open invitation. The public is invited to join us for the 10th Annual Award Dinner Celebration this, June 10th at the Phoenix Desert Botanical Gardens.
Here is our conversation.
2017 Positively Powerful Woman Award Recipient Lisa Loo immigrated to the United States with her family as a young child where they lived in New York City. She faced the educational trauma of being told not to speak Chinese in school and overcame this to advance from the remedial to the advanced level in grade school.read more
Janet West, the 2017 Positively Powerful Woman Award recipient for Marketing Leadership. Janet has leveraged her unusual blend of creativity and business acumen to break into new markets, turn around under-performing businesses, inspire her employees and make meaningful community connections.read more
Nona M. Lee goes beyond the call of duty to make sure that women receive equal recognition in the area of sports and community development. She has proven her commitment to women in sports and has been instrumental in ensuring organizations that support women and girls are at economic development table.read more
“Our women are making a difference globally,” Dr. Martin continues. “It’s time they receive recognition for their exemplary leadership, and we couldn’t be happier than to be doing it at the environmentally and culturally aware location of the Desert Botanical Garden.read more
WOWOB is the new social media platform for Woman Owned Woman Operated Businesses. There are more than 9.4 million firms owned by them, employing 7.9+ million people, and generating $1.5 trillion in sales as of 2015. These women-owned firms (51% or more ownership) account for 31% of all privately held firms and contribute 14% of employment and 12% of revenuesread more
“Don’t limit your thinking by what you see. If you want something even though you may not see it today, that is an opportunity for YOU to create it! YOU have the opportunity to create your future! Go after it!” Rhonda Peters Jamesread more
Whatever my own beliefs and views – all I can say is I understand (and worked with populations) who know first-hand how it feels to not to be seen, heard or acknowledged repeatedly and consistently. It sucks!read more