Do you fear losing your job?

If so, you are like a lot of people these days — and you’ll be interested in “The Economy of You: Discover Your Inner Entrepreneur and Recession-Proof Your Life” by Kimberly Palmer. It is the Color of Money Book Club selection for February.

Palmer, senior money editor...


We are thrilled to see one of our exclusive speakers, Elizabeth Smart, share her story at a recent TEDx event at the University of Nevada. In this riveting talk, she discusses her abduction and encourages people that when they are faced with a trial, don't give up, don't surrender, move forward,...


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Geoff Colvin is an award-winning thinker, author, broadcaster, and speaker on today's most significant trends in business. As FORTUNE’s Senior Editor-at-Large, he has become one of America's sharpest and most respected commentators on leadership, globalization, wealth creation, the...


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Success is Not Convenient

By Ruben Gonzalez, Posted January 30th 2014

(Written 4 months before competing in the 2010 Vancouver Olympics)

What are you willing to do to reach your goals? All you need to do is whatever it takes - whether it's convenient or not.

Here's a small, tiny in fact, part of what I'm doing to get ready for the Vancouver Olympics, less than four...


Written by Matthew D’Ippolito

Anne Beiler, the founder of Auntie Anne’s Pretzels, says she’s still a little Amish girl at heart.

While speaking at Ursinus College’s Lenfest Theater Wednesday night, Beiler attributed her success in business and triumph over personal struggles to the values instilled...


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Acclaimed photographer, John Russo, recently compiled a book titled "100 Making A Difference" that focuses on 100 different people who are changing the world through philanthropy.

Among such power players as Maria Shriver, Prince Edward and the founder of Patagonia, we are thrilled to see Doc...


My plan is to raise financially fit children so that, when the times come, they can get out of my house and off my books.

I love my children, but I look forward to the day they can support themselves. If they need help here and there, my husband and I are willing to assist.

But, for various...


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Erik Wahl Releases New 2014 Demo Reel

By Erik Wahl, Posted January 28th 2014

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Erik Wahl is an artist, author, entrepreneur, and visionary. He is internationally recognized as a graffiti artist and one of today’s most sought after speakers on the corporate lecture circuit. His presentations during which he performs live paintings inspire professionals to unearth and...


Written by Rebecca Kaplan

When members of the Republican National Committee gather for lunch Thursday at their annual winter meeting, they’ll dine with a person who hasn’t been an active member in the GOP’s national politics for several years: former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee.

The preacher turned...


In the first segment of this three-part series of articles, we learned that fighter pilots and meeting planners have much more in common than most people would imagine. Both work in high-speed, rapidly changing environments that are fraught with numerous perils. We also discussed how pilots and...