Speaker Articles

Kelly, ErikaBy Wealth Management Systems, Inc., Courtesy of Erika Kelly, Assistant Vice President and Regional Diversity Officer, Morgan Stanley Wealth Management

The potential for change is one of the few constants in life. Whether your circumstances evolve unexpectedly or as the result of careful planning, you may have to alter your investment strategy. The following are transitional events that may present opportunities or savings obstacles: Read More

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Tabor-KleimanYou’re about to be in a convention hall full of people, some of whom could help your business, catapult your career or otherwise open doors for you. Logging onto LinkedIn is probably not on your pre-Texas Conference for Women to-do list. But the giant online networking site is incredibly useful for face-to-face encounters, too, says Susan Tabor-Kleiman, J.D., a LinkedIn profile strategist and owner of Your Professional Writer. Here’s what to do on LinkedIn to ensure that you make valuable connections at the Conference: Read More

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Nyad, DianaThere’s persistence—say, trying to swim the 110 miles from Cuba to Florida without a shark-proof cage. And then there’s Diana Nyad persistence—trying four more times, despite rough seas and stormy weather, hours-long asthma attacks and paralyzing jellyfish stings, until she succeeded—all after turning 60 years old. Nyad could also brand leadership, resilience and success. Here’s her take on them and more. Read More

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Neidig, SujataBy Sujata Neidig, Americas Business Development Manager, Freescale Microcontrollers Product Group

As a working woman, I know that it’s easy to let taking care of yourself fall to the bottom of your to-do list. It’s especially hard to keep up with any type of fitness routine when you’re traveling for work. So after having two kids and starting a job that required travel—my background is in engineering—I became a runner, though I was never an athlete throughout childhood or early adulthood. Read More

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Anderson, Katherine 120x120CTCA_TX_Corliss IvyFeaturing Katherine Anderson, N.D., F.A.B.N.O., National Director of Naturopathic Medicine, Cancer Treatment Centers of America and Corliss Ivy, L.P.C., Mind Body Therapist, Cancer Treatment Centers of America

Career, family, finances, pets, housework, cooking, community involvement— it’s no wonder the modern woman is stressed out! Stress can be caused by physical, mental and emotional triggers and is a normal process essential to life. But chronic stress can weaken the immune system, and when the body’s defense system against diseases becomes compromised, the body is less able to defend or repair itself. Here, from the Cancer Treatment Centers of America’s Katherine Anderson, N.D., F.A.B.N.O., and Corliss Ivy, L.P.C., is what you need to know about stress, including how to identify and manage it, for a healthier, happier daily life. Read More

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