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Ski Destination: Avoriaz and les Portes du Soleil

Located on both sides of the French-Swiss border south of Lake Geneva, Portes du Soleil lists more than 370 miles (600 km) of ski runs. In previous years, I spent several vacations exploring the slopes around Châtel, and this year we decided to explore skiing at the other end of… Read more

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Bridging Generational Differences to Achieve Success and Growth

The old baseball great, Satchel Paige, provided sage advice when he cautioned, “It ain’t the things you know that’ll hurt you, it’s the things you think you know that just ain’t so.” To investigate the reality of the potential of the often misunderstood Millennials (Gen Yers) as our new generation of… Read more

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Office Nomads: 7 Tips to Work Remotely

Working off-site, or being an office nomad, is a trend that continues to grow among employees throughout the United States, according to Gallup’s most recent State of the American Workplace report. In addition to doing their jobs outside of a traditional office setting more often, Americans are also working remotely… Read more


Treggings: A Fashion Must

You may have noticed that the “athleisure” industry has mainstreamed the wearing of stretchy skinny pants for almost any occasion. We used to just call them leggings. But the newer versions, made of denser fabric and with more sophisticated construction and styling, are known as “treggings,” a combination of skinny… Read more


The Best Makeup for Women Over 50

Every woman needs a great makeup arsenal regardless if you like to keep things natural or glam it up a few notches.  When you are using great products and taking care of your skin, your skin will take care of you by looking radiant, fresh, and even slowing down the… Read more


Shooting Landscapes: Tips to Improve Your Photography

National Geographic photographer Jim Richardson once advised, “If you want to get better pictures, stand in front of better stuff.” As vacation season approaches, many of us will have the opportunity to stand in front of better stuff, whether in national parks or far-flung destinations. Let’s look at some ways… Read more

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Rocker Mom: Bonding with My Daughter, Clapton and Springsteen

When my daughter was thirteen, we had the best of bonding rituals. The moment were we in the car on the way to school (heaven forbid she’d take the bus), she’d turn on the radio and tune in to “Elvis Duran and the Z Morning Zoo.” The drive to school… Read more

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The Waning Gender Pay Gap

Play your part in lowering the gender pay gap – ask for a raise today! You, yes you, can play in a role in lowering the gender pay gap while securing the income you deserve. According to the Census Bureau, the wage gap between men and women is beginning to… Read more