Advice from 50 Mentors: A NAWBO Power Celebration

This week was the announcement of the DC National Association of Women Business Owner’s Woman of Distinction. While speaking there, I covered “hot topics” from the Hot Mommas Project and the Women’s Entrepreneurial Leadership course at the George Washington University. These included:Negotiation, Mentoring, The Confidence Equation, Frenemies, and more.

Homework for #SisU2012: What Happens in a World Without Obstacles?

By Kathy Korman Frey Participants in the the award-winning Hot Mommas Project Sisterhood of Success (SisU) Academy got a homework assignment today. It is is inspired by a familiar fairy tale-slash-nightmare I will also talk about on Dr. Phil Dembo‘s radio show tonight. (Access @LATalkRadio. Access the recording). Out of it came a great exercise that changed Read more about Homework for #SisU2012: What Happens in a World Without Obstacles?[…]

Hot Mommas Project Announces SisU2012 Panelists

For Immediate Release HOT MOMMAS ® PROJECT ANNOUNCES DIVERSE PANELISTS FOR GROUND BREAKING WOMEN’S LEADERSHIP ACADEMY Fortune’s most powerful entrepreneur, Mixology CEO and former semi pro soccer player, association spokeperson and SBA senior exec to mentor women September 29th at the GW School of Business Washington, D.C.  — The nationally award-winning Hot Mommas Project represents Read more about Hot Mommas Project Announces SisU2012 Panelists[…]

$20 for first tickets to our #SisU2012 Academy

It’s a joy to see the tickets fly out since we’ve announced this special deal made possible by Bernstein Family Foundation and the GW School of Business Center for Entrepreneurial Excellence.

Half of the tickets to #SisU2012 were gone in about five hours. Incredible.

Students: Don’t worry, we’ll be setting aside a block for you. We know you’re not back from break yet.

So here’s the opportunity:

$20 for first 100 tickets to our #SisU2012 Academy in DC at GWU.

Get in on it here while supplies last.

A Standing Ovation for Inspiration

“Confidence is beauty, strong is the new thin, and if you say ‘I can’, you will” – Liz Corah, Founder of Studio-310 and 1st Place Hot Mommas Project Case Winner For those of you who are just tuning in here—about three weeks ago, we honored the incredible role models and mentors who won this year’s case study Read more about A Standing Ovation for Inspiration[…]

Childhood Abuse Victim Overcomes Obstacles and Starts Business: Kenya McRae’s Story

Welcome to the Hot Mommas Project Learning Series where we showcase a  Hot Mommas Project case selected by a student team member or  guest.  The series is targeted toward educators and leadership groups seeking authentic role models in addition to business/career lessons.  A complementary podcast accompanies each blog post.  Episodes feature interviews with Hot Mommas Project founder Kathy Korman Frey and student contributors.

Student contributor: Madison Cooke, GW student and Hot Mommas Project intern.

Featured case: Kenya McRae’s “Proving People Wrong; Following Your Dreams.

Case themes include: family, confidence, individuality, dreams, societal pressures, and balance.