Author Archives: Marcia Zidle

Failures Feature
Leadership Growth

Failure is Not Fatal! It’s the Road To Success!

I’ve said many times: I’ve learned more from my failures than from my successes…and I’ve made some whoppers. Goof-ups, missteps, slip-ups and embarrassments are no reason to ring one’s hands and hang one’s head. In fact, our failures can be the most powerful teachers we have. The lessons we learn… Read More
  • Marcia Zidle |
  • September 18, 2018
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Featured Women

Entrepreneur Spotlight Interview: Paula Lambert

My spotlight guest is Paula Lambert, stellar cheesemaker, iconic entrepreneur and founder of Mozzarella Company. She is known for her friendly, infectious smile; luminous white hair; signature red glasses; and warm, slow voice. At 73, she continues to run her companies, write a column for the Prime Women website, teach and… Read More
  • Marcia Zidle |
  • June 28, 2016
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Entrepreneur Spotlight Interview: Lin O’Neill

My spotlight guest is Lin O’Neill, who after a very varied corporate career starting as a flight attendant and ending up as a HR manager of a Fortune 100 manufacturing company, is now is the lead faculty in the Dallas-Fort Worth area of the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Business Initiative.… Read More
  • Marcia Zidle |
  • May 12, 2016
Margaretta Noonan Feature

Entrepreuneur Spotlight Interview: Margaretta Noonan

The entrepreneur spotlight interview this month is Margaretta Noonan who, after a lengthy talent management career with global Fortune 500 companies, recently launched ngage, a technology-based solution that creates a conversation between employees and managers about the issues that are critical to organizational success. Marcia: Tell me about your business… Read More
  • Marcia Zidle |
  • February 27, 2016
Baby Boomers Building a Business and Leaving a Legacy

Building a Business and Leaving a Legacy

Did you know that baby boomers have become the new entrepreneurs? In fact, we're creating new businesses at a torrid pace, unmatched by the youngsters. In the process, we're obliterating the ageist assumption that women in their prime are risk-averse or insecure - rather we’re confident and competent because of our life… Read More
  • Marcia Zidle |
  • January 28, 2016
New Surroundings

Time To De-Clutter Your Life?

Like most of us who are in midlife, we’ve accumulated lots of “stuff”. When was the last time you examined everything in your home; not just the closets, but the garage, the cabinets, the boxes that hadn’t been open since your last move? Well I did this summer. The last… Read More
  • Marcia Zidle |
  • August 27, 2015

About Marcia Zidle

Marcia Zidle

Marcia Zidle, a Board Certified Executive Coach and Business Speaker, helps entrepreneurial ventures and small to medium size companies build their leadership and talent to move from Innovative Start-Up to Productive Scale-Up to Profitable Enterprise. She hosts The Business Edge, a national internet radio show, which gives weekly street smart advice on how to create and grow great businesses that matter - those that do well and do good! Contact her at Marcia@SmarMovesCoach.com or 972-380-9181.