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Taking the Fear Out of Public Speaking - By Corinna Klawon
Corinna Klawon

Hello SOTGC community, As a college grad, I always feared taking the classes I would have to present at. I remember it like it was yesterday; the sweaty palms, the feeling of wanting to vomit, and the thoughts going through my head: “What if I forget and have a complete blackout …. Oh dear, a… Read More

 
1 Fun & Easy Method to Help Clear Your Mind - by Dana Malstaff
Dana Malstaff

  Hello SOTGC community, Have you ever gotten a song stuck in your head? I do all the time. In fact, sometimes I don’t even realize that I am humming the lyrics to my latest favorite song, which currently happens to be Bailando by Enrique Iglesias (the Spanish version). The problem I keep running i… Read More

 
The Art of Making Financial Decisions - By Beverly Davis
Beverly Davis

Hello SOTGC community, For the average entrepreneur dealing with business, finance is not an easy task. In most cases, the bottom line to spend less than you make remains important. In even more instances, owners must speculate on finances that are not readily available. The ability to make d… Read More

 
5 Steps to Mentoring - By Ryan Green
Ryan Green

Hello SOTGC community, Did you know that people who have a mentor earn more money than those who don’t?  It’s easy to see why mentoring has been a “buzz word” in many top companies.  Employees are being encouraged to seek advice and develop a relationship with a mentor who can help accelerate… Read More

 
Dos and Don’ts of Collaborating - By Gina Gomez
Gina Gomez

Hello SOTGC community, How many times have you said or had someone say to you, “Hey! We should work on something together?” It’s usually something blurted out in the middle of a highly energetic conversation (or cocktails) and sounds like a GREAT idea at the time. But how many times do those… Read More

 
public speaking

Taking the Fear Out of Public Speaking – By Corinna Klawon

Hello SOTGC community, As a college grad, I always feared taking the classes I would have to present at. I remember it like it was yesterday; the sweaty palms, the feeling of wanting to vomit, and the thoughts going through my head: “What if I forget and have a complete blackout …. Oh dear, and what if I stumble over my own words …. I mean, everybody will be staring.” It certainly wasn’t a … [Read More...]

clear your mind

1 Fun & Easy Method to Help Clear Your Mind – by Dana Malstaff

  Hello SOTGC community, Have you ever gotten a song stuck in your head? I do all the time. In fact, sometimes I don’t even realize that I am humming the lyrics to my latest favorite song, which currently happens to be Bailando by Enrique Iglesias (the Spanish version). The problem I keep running into is that it cuts into my productivity, makes me feel like I am in a rut, and a little crazy at … [Read More...]

financial decisions

The Art of Making Financial Decisions – By Beverly Davis

Hello SOTGC community, For the average entrepreneur dealing with business, finance is not an easy task. In most cases, the bottom line to spend less than you make remains important. In even more instances, owners must speculate on finances that are not readily available. The ability to make decisions based on these principles is often referred to as the art of finance, and this process is one … [Read More...]

mentoring

5 Steps to Mentoring – By Ryan Green

Hello SOTGC community, Did you know that people who have a mentor earn more money than those who don’t?  It’s easy to see why mentoring has been a “buzz word” in many top companies.  Employees are being encouraged to seek advice and develop a relationship with a mentor who can help accelerate both their career and their productivity. Like many people, I knew of mentoring, but I didn’t see … [Read More...]

Collaboration

Dos and Don’ts of Collaborating – By Gina Gomez

Hello SOTGC community, How many times have you said or had someone say to you, “Hey! We should work on something together?” It’s usually something blurted out in the middle of a highly energetic conversation (or cocktails) and sounds like a GREAT idea at the time. But how many times do those conversations eventually stir up thoughts like, “Oh, wow. What was I thinking?” Sometimes it’s the … [Read More...]

Innovation

5 Biggest Mistakes Entrepreneurs Make – By Connie Pheiff

Hello SOTGC community, We all make mistakes. There’s no shame in that. But are you learning from your mistakes? Are you picking yourself up and changing course, so you don’t make the same mistake again? When it comes to running your own business, there are five main mistakes I see entrepreneurs make. Beware of them and know how to fix them, so they don’t derail your efforts or your … [Read More...]

mind over matter

How I Overcame Insecurity at My New Unconventional Job – By Katie Chamberlain Kritikos

Hello, SOTGC community, “Is life so wretched?  Isn’t it rather your hands which are too small, your vision which is muddled?  You are the one who must grow up.” – Dag Hammarskjöld Maintaining confidence and sanity in a society that encourages competition and judgment is tough at work and at play.  Herein, I share my story of recognizing and accepting my limitations on the yoga mat ... and … [Read More...]

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You’re Invited: Learn Quick and Easy Ways to Achieve a ‘Fabulously Fall You’

Hello SOTGC Society San Diego Ladies, You're invited to our Fabulously Fall You event. Sounds fun already right? It's not only fun, it's incredibly functional too. Not only will you learn how to achieve great fall make-up & hair looks, you also get to participate. That means within 2 hours you will have gotten makeup, hair and professional headshots done...throw in a glass of wine and a … [Read More...]

event planning

3 Ways to Perfect Your Next Event – By Lindsey Krebs

Hello SOTGC community, I know that I'm biased, but based on the feedback we've received, our wedding was a pretty "successful" event. Everyone had a great time and people are still mentioning it in conversation a month later.  There are a few key lessons that I learned during the planning process that I will be mindful of when planning future events - whether they be networking events, formal … [Read More...]

work life balance

12 Ways To Get Your Much Needed “Me Time” – By Maria Psihogios

Hello SOTGC community! There are some weekends where one seamlessly and effortlessly floats from brunch with the girls, to errands at the local market, to drinks on the town, and then a Sunday picnic with the family. There are other weekends where the act of wearing one’s pajamas seems to linger long into the afternoon, and a night-in curled up on the couch with a good film and a warm herbal … [Read More...]