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Karen's weekly blog posts with sales and marketing strategies, links to member-only content, inspirational messages and the latest mortgage industry news. 

Recently, Serena Williams posted a public-service video called the “Invisible Weapon for the Purple Purse” campaign.    Part of the problem is the lack of awareness—that this usually goes hand in hand with mental (or physical) abuse. Financial abuse is when: The abuser controls access to money. He hides assets. He forbids the woman to get a job. He denies access to bank accounts.  She does not have her own credit card.  She is given an allowance and has to account for every penny she spends.   Or is questioned about everyday purchases.  It’s a control tactic that keeps a…
My neighbor is a nurse for a famous plastic surgeon in my area.  At dinner the other night, we were talking about facelifts—the procedure, the cost and the reasons WHY people hire the services of a plastic surgeon.  There are basically two reasons:  1. To repair skin damage due to accidents or disease (i.e., cancer, etc.).   2. To feel better about your appearance.  The cost?  It starts at $8,000.  Then I started thinking.  There are other ways to feel better—that cost a whole lot less than eight grand—especially when it comes to giving a facelift to your business!  Office Facelift…
So, you are in a meeting. You make what you think is an awesome suggestion. Your manager (or even those in the meeting) tells you it will never work.  They roll their eyes. Cross their arms. You tell yourself you’ll never make another suggestion (at least in a meeting format). Did you know that “negative comments” have more power over you than positive ones?  And the experts claim that it takes three positive comments to negate one negative one?  So, what does that mean to you when talking with coworkers?  For every negative comment that you make about their work. …
Are you the “reactive” type?  A person who runs her business by whatever the next crisis is—or the next phone call—or the next person who walks into your office?  What if you got up every day and you knew exactly what you would be doing— for at least part of your day?  That’s what consistency is all about…making sure that you schedule certain tasks in your calendar—and do them, come hell or high water.  Before you read any further, the first step is that you have to get in the mood—motivation is the key to it all.  What if you…
Even though I can’t carry a tune (the nuns made me “mouth” the words in choir practice), I have a list of motivational songs that I listen to on a regular basis.  Here are some of the songs on my list.  Please comment or reply and let me know what some of your favorites are! The Impossible Dream – Jim Nabors The River – Jordan Feliz Island in The Sun – Ringo Starr It Don’t Come Easy – Ringo Starr You Haven’t Seen the Last of Me – Cher I Will Survive – Gloria Gaynor Independent Woman – Destiny’s Child…
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