Girl Impowered http://girlimpowered.com Sat, 24 Jun 2017 12:07:22 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.7.5 5 Decision Making Strategies To Help You Get To Yes http://girlimpowered.com/2017/05/26/5-decision-making-strategies-to-help-you-get-help-get-to-yes/ Fri, 26 May 2017 16:41:34 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=5853 Have you been working on a larger project but aren’t sure how to anticipate what leadership will think about your solution?  Find out how you can take your proposals from...

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Why Gratitude Can Be Your Key To Success http://girlimpowered.com/2016/11/24/why-gratitude-can-be-your-key-to-success/ Thu, 24 Nov 2016 18:59:59 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=5808 We live in a super busy world that has us plugged in 24/7. Sometimes we don’t think we have time for a cup of coffee let alone reflection. Many top...

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5 Ways to Win Leadership Applause http://girlimpowered.com/2016/11/24/5-ways-win-leadership-applause/ Thu, 24 Nov 2016 18:43:31 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=5795 As a trade show marketer, you put a lot of effort into planning and preparing for each event. Whether you do all the details yourself or you have partners who help...

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5 Tips To Differentiate From Competitors At Trade Shows http://girlimpowered.com/2016/11/12/5-tips-to-differentiate-from-competitors-trade-shows/ Sat, 12 Nov 2016 06:45:34 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=5778 Have you ever been to an event, meeting, concert, or performance and you left feeling a total sense of awe and amazement? Afterwards, ideas flowed about possibilities and you felt...

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10 Ways to Own the Room with Executive Presence http://girlimpowered.com/2016/11/04/10-ways-to-own-the-room-with-executive-presence/ Fri, 04 Nov 2016 19:34:20 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=5764 Have you ever wondered why some people seem to own the room when they enter a meeting? It is no accident that leaders who demonstrate executive presence tend to move up...

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11 Ways to Get to Yes And Win Stakeholder Buy-In http://girlimpowered.com/2016/10/28/11-ways-to-win-stakeholder-buy-in/ Fri, 28 Oct 2016 07:29:52 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=5737 Do you ever wish you could get to Yes in a meeting?  It isn’t always easy to get stakeholder buy-in.  Whether you have a new initiative, or want to just...

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Friendtor vs. Mentor-Why You Need Both! http://girlimpowered.com/2016/10/21/friendtor-vs-mentor-need/ Fri, 21 Oct 2016 07:36:25 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=5604 In business, mentors are often recommended for people looking to receive advice on a regular basis from a senior level person. Often mentors are in the same industry or have...

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3 Things Revealed about Men vs. Women In The Workplace http://girlimpowered.com/2016/10/14/3-things-revealed-men-vs-women-workplace/ Fri, 14 Oct 2016 04:30:13 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=5451 In a new study by Lean IN and McKinsey & Company, 139 companies with 4.6 million workers asked 34,000 women to answer questions about gender parity. Much of the data revealed isn’t new, despite a...

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10 Career Tips to Stay Relevant In Times of Change http://girlimpowered.com/2016/10/07/10-career-tips-stay-relevant-times-change/ Fri, 07 Oct 2016 04:12:10 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=5303 Mergers and acquisitions have become part of our daily lives and it is more important more than ever that we learn to stay relevant in our careers. What does it...

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15 Ways To Boost Your Personal Power http://girlimpowered.com/2016/09/30/15-ways-boost-personal-power/ Fri, 30 Sep 2016 20:54:06 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=1866 Discovering our power, that inner strength that helps us get through the most challenging of times, is one of the most important personal skills leaders have. Are we born with...

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5 Easy Steps To Take Action: Someday Is Now http://girlimpowered.com/2016/09/23/5-easy-steps-take-action-someday-now/ Fri, 23 Sep 2016 11:15:29 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=1854 It might be that you’ve always wanted to learn to swim, play the piano, speak French, play a sport, run a 5k…fill in the blank. You get the idea. There...

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7 Ways Peer Pressure Influences Decisions http://girlimpowered.com/2016/09/09/7-unexpected-truths-peer-pressure-matters/ Fri, 09 Sep 2016 05:06:03 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=1835 Most people think of peer pressure as something that only happens in high school. The reality is that it never stops; it just takes on a different form as we...

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21 Truths About Letting Go http://girlimpowered.com/2016/09/02/21-truths-letting-go/ Fri, 02 Sep 2016 12:10:32 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=1766 A year ago I knew two things: the year would fly by and I would wish it would last forever. When my oldest daughter entered her senior year, it was...

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21 Things Hiring Managers Are Really Thinking http://girlimpowered.com/2016/08/26/21-things-hiring-managers-are-really-thinking/ Fri, 26 Aug 2016 22:29:16 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=1738 You landed your interview, and feel prepared…or are you? Getting ready for an interview is more than having a polished resume and showing up on time. Candidates often overlook important...

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Recruiters vs. Headhunter What Is Best For You? http://girlimpowered.com/2016/08/19/recruiters-vs-headhunter-best/ Sat, 20 Aug 2016 02:32:55 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=1728 If you’ve been out in the job market for 3-5 years, a Recruiter or Headhunter may have contacted you. Have you been contemplating your career options but are unsure how...

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13 Ways To Increase Your Internship Results http://girlimpowered.com/2016/08/12/13-ways-increase-internship-results/ Fri, 12 Aug 2016 17:27:21 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=1679 In our last blog, we shared the difference between working for yourself or at a company. Now, it may not be your thing to start out of the gate working...

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Millenpreneurs vs. Big Company – Which is Right For You? http://girlimpowered.com/2016/08/05/millenpreneurs-vs-big-company-right/ Fri, 05 Aug 2016 23:35:16 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=1659 Millenpreneurs are one of the fastest growing segments of new startup founders, according to a recent study in Fortune. Perhaps you are on the cusp of becoming one yourself! See...

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34 Top Female Millenials 30 And Under http://girlimpowered.com/2016/07/29/34-top-female-millennials-30/ Fri, 29 Jul 2016 06:04:29 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=1534 These top female millennials are making an impact in their daily lives.  If you ever felt stuck or unsure which direction you want to go in, check out what these...

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5 Easy Tips To Increasing Your Networking Results http://girlimpowered.com/2016/07/22/5-easy-tips-to-increasing-your-networking-resuts/ Fri, 22 Jul 2016 18:46:58 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=1511 Recently at a networking event, someone introduced himself as a Connector. He explained that his role is to connect people to organizations or groups with a common interest. Isn’t that...

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3 Most Common Emotions After Missing A Job Offer http://girlimpowered.com/2016/07/14/3-most-common-emotions-after-missing-a-job-offer/ Thu, 14 Jul 2016 18:48:01 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=1444 You had a phone interview with the recruiter and it went well. Next, there was an in-person interview and you thought it was great too! Connections were made, and you...

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What To Do If Your Job Search Makes You Anxious http://girlimpowered.com/2016/07/08/job-search-makes-anxious/ Fri, 08 Jul 2016 21:34:58 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=1432 It is time (at least that’s what your parents have said) that you find a job. After all, it has been more than a month right? Pressure to find a...

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What To Do When Your Performance Review Doesn’t Go As Planned http://girlimpowered.com/2016/06/29/performance-review-doesnt-go-planned/ Wed, 29 Jun 2016 19:42:00 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=1420 Has this happened to you? After working on a really big project, you feel like a promotion is totally in the bag. Until you get to the review and instead...

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5 Key Steps To Jump Start Your Job Search http://girlimpowered.com/2016/06/24/5-key-steps-jump-start-job-search/ Fri, 24 Jun 2016 05:02:29 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=1382 You have applied to a few jobs, but feel a little lost — like you don’t really know what you are supposed to do in this job search process. Maybe...

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What Do You Do When…? http://girlimpowered.com/2016/06/15/what-do-you-do-when/ Thu, 16 Jun 2016 02:40:26 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=1370 Here it is. You have been in your job for a while and things come up all the time that make you feel, well, a little queasy uneasy — like...

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How To Prepare for the 90-Day Review http://girlimpowered.com/2016/06/03/prepare-90-day-review/ Fri, 03 Jun 2016 11:42:13 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=1346 Your new job is going great.  At least you think so…everyone seems like your work.  So why do you need this thing called a 90-day review and how is it...

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What 2 Things Do You Need To Get A Raise? http://girlimpowered.com/2016/05/20/how-to-get-your-first-raise/ Fri, 20 May 2016 20:49:35 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=1295 The moment is here – after searching you have landed your first job and your friends are all talking about ways to get a raise. You may be feeling like “I only...

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Are You Ready for Your First Day? http://girlimpowered.com/2016/05/13/are-you-ready-for-your-first-day/ Fri, 13 May 2016 21:51:29 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=1306 Think back to your first day of high school or when you left for college – how did it feel? Probably not so bad because your best friend or a...

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What Happens When You Google Your Name? http://girlimpowered.com/2016/05/05/what-happens-when-you-google-your-name/ Thu, 05 May 2016 19:54:01 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=1270 In high school and even middle school, teens are told to watch what they say online. Not just because cyber bullying and shaming are a constant risk, but high schools and...

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What’s the One Thing That Will Land A Job? http://girlimpowered.com/2016/04/29/whats-the-one-thing-that-will-land-a-job/ Fri, 29 Apr 2016 18:13:25 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=1259 Have you ever wondered why the job you really wanted went to someone else?  Everyone faces rejection at some point. It can be not getting into a top-choice school, missing...

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Why Being Different Is a Good Thing http://girlimpowered.com/2016/04/22/why-being-different-is-a-good-thing/ Fri, 22 Apr 2016 18:01:32 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=1247 In high school we are taught to “fit in.” That is easier said than done. You have to wear the right clothes and listen to the right music, be friends...

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How Can You Turn Off the Self-Doubt Voice? http://girlimpowered.com/2016/04/15/1233-2/ Fri, 15 Apr 2016 19:15:23 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=1233 Ever stop to wonder how confident you are? Really, pause and think about it. How many times a day do you find yourself hesitating from going first, suffering from self-doubt or...

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What Video Apps Do Teens Girls Use? http://girlimpowered.com/2016/04/08/where-do-teens-post-videos/ Fri, 08 Apr 2016 21:05:39 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=1221 It all happened so fast. Sitting at a restaurant talking with my teenage daughter and her best friend when she suggested- “Mom video tape us” and 3ThingsGo! was born. The...

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How Do You Get Your Daughter to Talk to You? http://girlimpowered.com/2016/04/01/how-well-do-you-know-your-teen-daughter/ Fri, 01 Apr 2016 22:34:39 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=1200 Does this sound familiar? Mom: “How was school?” Response: “Fine” or Mom: “What’s New?” Response: “Nothing”. So what is a mom to do? On a recent vacation with my daughter...

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Why We Should Teach Math Differently http://girlimpowered.com/2016/03/22/teach-math-differently/ Tue, 22 Mar 2016 17:33:54 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=1190 In a recent conversation with my oldest daughter we spoke of a common situation in third grade when there would be a test where students were given a minute to...

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How One Teen Girl Stood Up to Authority http://girlimpowered.com/2016/03/16/how-one-teen-girl-stood-up-to-authority/ Wed, 16 Mar 2016 22:56:47 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=1169 It is not an uncommon story.  Sometimes unknowingly a person of authority may show favor to a an individual over others.  It can be because they feel a special connection,...

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How To Stop Fat Talk http://girlimpowered.com/2016/03/07/how-to-stop-fat-talk/ Mon, 07 Mar 2016 21:35:37 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=1147 Without realizing it, kids have negative conversations about their body every day.  It can be as innocent as commenting about another person’s appearance by making comparisons about size from one...

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Girls in STEM need a Mentor http://girlimpowered.com/2016/02/25/1087-2/ Thu, 25 Feb 2016 21:14:34 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=1087 It is no secret that a mentor can have a big impact on our lives. Think back to your high school years was there one or two adults who stood...

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How To Recover From Disappointment http://girlimpowered.com/2016/02/09/how-to-recover-from-disappointment/ Tue, 09 Feb 2016 21:01:17 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=1082 Early in life, we learn that not everything is perfect.  As kids progress into teens, the concept of perfect takes on new importance and sometimes they can lose sight of...

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How Confidence Starts with the Mom http://girlimpowered.com/2016/01/20/confidence-starts-with-mom/ Wed, 20 Jan 2016 21:23:17 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=1038 There is a classic Brady Bunch episode where Jan has to give a speech and she is nervous. Her dad gives her the following advice: picture the audience in their underwear...

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How to Keep Girls Playing Sports http://girlimpowered.com/2016/01/12/how-to-keep-girls-playing-sports/ Tue, 12 Jan 2016 18:18:57 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=964 Sports for young girls are a great way to develop life skills such as learning to deal with failure and loss in a positive manner, and how to work hard...

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3 Ways Teachers Can Boost Teen Girls’ Confidence http://girlimpowered.com/2015/12/22/3-ways-teachers-can-boost-teen-girls-confidence/ Tue, 22 Dec 2015 18:47:50 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=942 Think back to your teenage years.  Was there a teacher that you liked above all others?  This person most likely had these characteristics:  they listened, they encouraged and most importantly...

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How Do Selfies on Instagram Make Teen Girls Feel Relevant? http://girlimpowered.com/2015/12/13/selfies-instagram-make-teen-girls-feel-relevant/ Sun, 13 Dec 2015 17:29:49 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=934 On a recent episode of This American Life, three teen girls ages 13-14 discuss Instagram and how posting selfies impacts their social standing.  This episode is more than a little...

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3 Ways To Boost Confidence in 90 Days http://girlimpowered.com/2015/11/24/3-ways-to-boost-confidence-in-90-days/ Tue, 24 Nov 2015 21:26:25 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=895 I recently had the opportunity to speak on a panel inspired from the book The Confidence Code by Katty Kay and Claire Shipmen for the Healthcare Businesswomen Association’s Annual conference. ...

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Are CEO’s With Daughters More Socially Responsible? http://girlimpowered.com/2015/11/06/are-ceos-with-daughters-more-socially-responsible/ Fri, 06 Nov 2015 21:46:19 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=881 For years studies have been made about why a CEO is successful.  Generally their personality, habits, background and education are the focus of analytics on their performance.  A new study...

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How Boys Can Help Girls Build Confidence http://girlimpowered.com/2015/10/30/how-boys-can-help-girls-build-confidence/ Fri, 30 Oct 2015 13:28:49 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=873 Has your daughter ever wanted to try something but hesitated because she thought the activity was only for boys? One little girl felt this way and was shy about trying...

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How To Survive College Applications http://girlimpowered.com/2015/10/22/how-to-survive-college-applications/ Thu, 22 Oct 2015 22:39:05 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=869 If you have a high school senior, you are most likely facing the daunting task of college applications. Depending on how much information you have received from your daughter’s school,...

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What To Do If You Become A Viral Meme http://girlimpowered.com/2015/10/16/860-2/ Fri, 16 Oct 2015 20:45:58 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=860 Teen girls seek advice from all sorts of places. They ask friends “what do you think about this outfit?” in a group text, send Snapchat videos of themselves and look...

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How Homecoming Can Create Anxiety http://girlimpowered.com/2015/10/09/how-homecoming-can-create-anxiety/ Fri, 09 Oct 2015 23:07:05 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=854 Every fall, schools celebrate homecoming. It is a time when parents, students, faculty and alumni come together and celebrate.  Often there is a dance and while schools focus on dress...

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How Matilda The Musical Teaches Resilience http://girlimpowered.com/2015/10/02/how-matilda-the-musical-teaches-us-resilience/ Fri, 02 Oct 2015 17:53:43 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=845 What would you do if you lived in a home where no one wanted you and your parents berated you daily?  And if the school you attended had a head mistress who was the cruelest person...

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Why One Size Doesn’t Fit All http://girlimpowered.com/2015/09/21/why-one-size-doesnt-fit-all/ Mon, 21 Sep 2015 16:04:18 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=838 In the fashion industry, clothes in advertisements are often worn by models that are tall and thin. This is true especially for a popular Italian brand Brandy Melville with waist...

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How A Dad’s Anti-Bullying Video Helped His Daughters http://girlimpowered.com/2015/09/11/how-a-dads-anti-bullying-video-helped-his-daughters/ Fri, 11 Sep 2015 21:52:31 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=833 Kids are back in school, and parents are faced with questions about how to help them navigate through tough situations. One of the more serious challenges girls face is how...

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What Can Teen Girls Learn From Football? http://girlimpowered.com/2015/09/04/what-can-teen-girls-learn-football/ Fri, 04 Sep 2015 13:28:36 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=828 While most girls don’t play football, there are confidence building skills that can be transferred to them through other activities. This occurred to me while watching a recent high school...

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What Teen Girls Can Learn From Ronda Rousey http://girlimpowered.com/2015/08/28/what-teen-girls-can-learn-from-ronda-rousey/ Fri, 28 Aug 2015 12:53:18 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=824 Ronda Rousey is the UFC’s undefeated women’s bantamweight champion. She is also an Olympic medalist in judo and just won a highly hyped match against Bethe Corriea in Brazil. What...

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Middle School Bullying And The Risk of Drugs http://girlimpowered.com/2015/08/21/middle-school-bullying-and-the-risk-of-drugs/ Fri, 21 Aug 2015 12:27:52 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=820 There is no question that middle school years are tough. Even the most seemingly well balanced girl has self-doubt about herself. Add daily verbal harassment into the mix and she...

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4 Mindful Tips To Build Girls’ Confidence http://girlimpowered.com/2015/08/14/4-mindful-tips-to-build-girls-confidence/ Fri, 14 Aug 2015 19:38:41 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=815 Thinking back on your past was there a moment when someone made a casual comment to you that had a lasting impression? Chances are it might have been something a...

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What Makes A Mean Girl So Mean? http://girlimpowered.com/2015/08/07/what-makes-a-mean-girl-so-mean/ Fri, 07 Aug 2015 17:44:01 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=808 In the movie Mean Girls, Lindsay Lohan plays an innocent girl who, at the beginning of the story, is an outsider. She convinces herself and her friends (other ‘outsiders’) that...

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Why It’s Hard For Moms To Let Go http://girlimpowered.com/2015/07/24/why-its-hard-for-moms-to-let-go/ Fri, 24 Jul 2015 22:08:42 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=784 As moms we worry. Ideas come up in our heads all the time, what if… and that little voice that we hear instills all sorts of worst case scenarios. As...

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6 Tips To Making Friends This Summer http://girlimpowered.com/2015/07/06/6-tips-to-making-friends-this-summer/ Mon, 06 Jul 2015 18:10:44 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=779 Summer is in full swing and even if your daughter is participating in sports camps, or other activities there can still be a lot of free time. And if making...

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A Body-Confidence Shopping Spree http://girlimpowered.com/2015/06/22/a-body-confidence-shopping-spree-for-one-lucky-teen/ Mon, 22 Jun 2015 15:24:35 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=771 Earlier this month, 17-year old high school senior Vera Tieno got to go on a shopping trip that she will never forget. Vera went on a “love-your-body” shopping spree with...

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4 Things We Can Learn From A Teen Entrepreneur & CEO http://girlimpowered.com/2015/06/18/4-things-we-can-learn-from-a-teen-entrepreneur-ceo/ Thu, 18 Jun 2015 14:22:47 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=768 Starting a successful business is something most people do in their 30’s or 40’s. Simone Braunstein isn’t like “most people”. This incredible teenager has already crossed “starting a successful business”...

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What You Need To Know About Teens Anxiety http://girlimpowered.com/2015/06/17/what-you-need-to-know-about-teens-anxiety/ Wed, 17 Jun 2015 16:20:47 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=764 Anxiety for teens has often been overlooked and has become the number one health issue. The focus has been on college age students, however younger students often begin to struggle...

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How One US Supreme Court Justice Is Inspiring teen girls http://girlimpowered.com/2015/06/16/how-one-us-supreme-court-justice-is-inspiring-teen-girls/ Tue, 16 Jun 2015 11:17:51 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=760 There have been many brave women over the years that have played imperative roles in the gender equality movement. U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is one of those...

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How To Win Friends For Teen Girls http://girlimpowered.com/2015/06/15/how-to-win-friends-for-teen-girls/ Mon, 15 Jun 2015 19:08:35 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=755 For more than 70 years the book “How to Win Friends and Influence People” by Dale Carnegie is the go to book for helping people live by the golden rule....

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7 Trendy Teen Summer Fashion Trends http://girlimpowered.com/2015/06/12/7-trendy-teen-summer-fashion-trends/ Fri, 12 Jun 2015 13:04:14 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=751 Of all of the activities moms and daughters do together, there is just something extra fun about shopping. Spending quality time together and getting some cute new stuff makes shopping...

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A Loving Tribute Inspired By Sheryl Sandberg http://girlimpowered.com/2015/06/11/a-loving-tribute-inspired-by-sheryl-sandberg/ Thu, 11 Jun 2015 17:16:46 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=747 One of the most difficult times in a person’s life is the loss of a spouse. For Sheryl Sandberg, COO of Facebook and author of Lean In, her loss of...

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How A Teen Rented a Family For Her Birthday http://girlimpowered.com/2015/06/11/how-a-teen-rented-a-family-for-her-birthday/ Thu, 11 Jun 2015 16:57:28 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=743 Craiglist is many people’s go-to when it comes to buying and selling furniture, finding an apartment to rent, or looking for a job. But 19-year-old foster teen Natalie Carson used...

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What Not To say To Someone With Cancer http://girlimpowered.com/2015/06/09/what-not-to-say-to-someone-with-cancer/ Tue, 09 Jun 2015 18:27:30 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=739 Finding out a close friend or loved one has been diagnosed with cancer is difficult. There are a lot of unknowns and finding the right thing to say to give...

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How Laura Conrad’s Ban On Body Shaming Helps Teen Girls http://girlimpowered.com/2015/06/08/how-laura-conrads-ban-on-body-shaming-impacts-teen-girls/ Mon, 08 Jun 2015 17:09:03 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=731 Hearing words like you are too thin, too skinny, and not skinny enough to describe celebrities is nothing new. Celebrity lifestyle expert Laura Conrad has decided to completely ban these...

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Girl Impowered Spotlight Questions: Loana Baes http://girlimpowered.com/2015/06/05/girl-impowered-spotlight-questions-loana-baes/ Fri, 05 Jun 2015 13:59:44 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=728 What has been the biggest challenge you’ve had to overcome? Making the difficult decision to take the “road less traveled”. There’s always an opportunity cost to the decisions you make,...

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How A 12 Year Old Girl refused to let Dyslexia Stand in Her Way http://girlimpowered.com/2015/06/05/how-a-12-year-old-girl-refuses-to-let-dyslexia-stand-in-her-way/ Fri, 05 Jun 2015 12:09:02 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=724 One out of every ten people has dyslexia, a disorder that involves difficulty in learning to read or interpret letters, words, and other characters. Some people with dyslexia view it...

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How A Teen Ballet Celeb Helps Girls Build Confidence http://girlimpowered.com/2015/06/04/how-a-teen-ballet-celeb-helps-girls-build-confidence/ Thu, 04 Jun 2015 18:07:04 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=720 What is more amazing than seeing a teenage girl become wildly successful in her craft? Seeing her do so without losing her identity, becoming a role model and inspiration to...

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Can Wearing The Same Outfit Reduce Stress? http://girlimpowered.com/2015/06/03/can-wearing-the-same-outfit-reduce-stress/ Wed, 03 Jun 2015 11:16:33 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=715 Busy Moms know that one of the time consuming routines in the morning is finding the right outfit to wear. Some plan ahead and lay their outfit out for the...

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How To Choose A Savings Plan for College http://girlimpowered.com/2015/06/02/how-to-choose-a-savings-plan-for-college/ Tue, 02 Jun 2015 12:01:20 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=711 As the school year comes to a close, it can be a time to reflect on savings for college. Tuition for college in the United States ranges from $100,000 to...

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How Demi Lovato & Be Vocal Are Helping Teens http://girlimpowered.com/2015/06/01/how-demi-lovato-be-vocal-are-helping-teens/ Mon, 01 Jun 2015 22:50:38 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=705 Teens face many challenges as they move through middle and high school. Often we think their focus is on fitting in, what to do when they are bullied or even...

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How 15 Year Old Girl Started A Movement http://girlimpowered.com/2015/05/29/dear-my-blank-movement-started-by-a-15-year-old/ Fri, 29 May 2015 13:57:44 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=701 Have you ever felt so strongly about something that you wanted to sit down and write a letter to someone? Maybe you even did, only to later rip it up...

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Meet a Teen Who is Studying For Her Doctorate! http://girlimpowered.com/2015/05/28/meet-a-teen-who-is-studying-for-her-doctorate/ Thu, 28 May 2015 11:31:07 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=696 Meet Thessalonika Arzu-Embry. To you she may look like a normal 16-year-old girl, but don’t let her looks fool you. Despite her incredibly young age, Thessalonika is actually studying for...

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What Would You Do With An Extra 10 Minutes? http://girlimpowered.com/2015/05/27/what-would-you-do-with-an-extra-10-minutes/ Wed, 27 May 2015 16:20:15 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=687 The concept of time management isn’t new. As technology has gotten more complex we find it harder not easier to find extra minutes in the day. As a busy mom,...

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How Emma Watson and #HeForShe Are Changing Gender Equality http://girlimpowered.com/2015/05/26/how-emma-watson-and-heforshe-are-changing-gender-equality/ Tue, 26 May 2015 12:10:21 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=684 The actress Emma Watson is best known for her role as Hermione Granger in the Harry Potter movies. Since the movie series ended, Watson has been making new headlines not...

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How Can You Become Rejection Proof? http://girlimpowered.com/2015/05/25/how-can-you-become-rejection-proof/ Mon, 25 May 2015 19:53:05 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=680 When we think about why we don’t try something new, the answer usually comes down to one word: Fear. Taking a deeper look, it isn’t so much fear itself but...

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14 Year Old Fashion Designer Dares To Dream Big http://girlimpowered.com/2015/05/22/14-year-old-fashion-designer-dares-to-dream-big/ Fri, 22 May 2015 12:40:39 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=671 Isabella Rose Taylor’s story is such an incredible reminder that anything is possible when we work hard and dream big. Nationally renowned as a big time fashion designer from Austin,...

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Can One Teen Girl Create Change? http://girlimpowered.com/2015/05/21/can-one-teen-girl-create-change/ Thu, 21 May 2015 21:34:46 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=667 An 18-year-old aspiring model from Brisbane, Australia is giving the world an opportunity to re-think how we see people with physical challenges. Her story gives a snapshot into the added...

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How Jessie J’s Music Makes Girls Feel Great http://girlimpowered.com/2015/05/20/how-jessie-js-music-makes-girls-feel-great/ Wed, 20 May 2015 11:29:10 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=661 Music has the power to lift us up when we feel sad, alone, and make us happier when we are celebrating a milestone. During a recent Jessie J concert, a...

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How #Toylikeme Created Social Change Using Facebook http://girlimpowered.com/2015/05/19/how-toylikeme-created-social-change-using-facebook/ Tue, 19 May 2015 18:15:44 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=655 A recent social media campaign in Britain went viral on Facebook attracting attention to the fact that there are very few dolls that represent differently abled children. The campaign, called...

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Help Make A Change: Bring Back The Golden Rule http://girlimpowered.com/2015/05/19/help-make-a-change-bring-back-the-golden-rule/ Tue, 19 May 2015 18:02:53 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=651 Recently before a middle school dance, parents gathered to take photos of the kids all dressed up. Groups were formed and kids were striking a pose for the many cameras...

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Meryl Streep Makes A Difference For Female Film-makers http://girlimpowered.com/2015/05/15/meryl-streep-makes-a-difference-for-female-filmmakers/ Fri, 15 May 2015 12:38:09 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=641 We recently posted an article entitled “Women Making A Difference On Broadway“, in which we discussed the award-winning Broadway show The Heidi Chronicles, written by the late Wendy Wasserstein. While...

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Teaching Girls To Be Strong, Smart And Bold http://girlimpowered.com/2015/05/14/teaching-girls-to-be-strong-smart-and-bold/ Thu, 14 May 2015 13:50:05 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=631 For over 100 years Girls, Inc. has been helping young women in economically challenged areas. They organize programs that focus on three key qualities: Strong-physical, nutritional, intellectual and emotional strength;...

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How Female Authors Create Strong Heroines http://girlimpowered.com/2015/05/13/how-female-authors-create-strong-heroines/ Wed, 13 May 2015 16:40:13 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=627 Have you ever read a book where the female heroine had you cheering for her next move? One of the best times to read fiction is during the teen years....

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How Blind Women Feel Beauty http://girlimpowered.com/2015/05/12/how-blind-women-feel-beauty/ Tue, 12 May 2015 13:43:13 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=621 In a new video Dove asked three blind Swedish women Anna Bergholz, Naomi Allback, and Ida Ostlund “How do you know you’re beautiful if you can’t see your reflection in...

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Why Video Apps Are A Safety Risk http://girlimpowered.com/2015/05/11/why-video-apps-are-a-safety-risk/ Mon, 11 May 2015 17:17:56 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=616 As parents, it is essential that we know what our teens are doing in social media. New Apps come on the market every day and sometimes it can be hard...

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Saluting Moms In the Military http://girlimpowered.com/2015/05/08/saluting-moms-in-the-military/ Fri, 08 May 2015 18:13:12 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=610 Mother’s day is a moment to celebrate our own mothers and also being a mother. As the day approaches we see promotions for cards, flowers, chocolates and gifts to give...

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Girl Impowered Spotlight Questions: Taylor Summers http://girlimpowered.com/2015/05/08/girl-impowered-spotlight-questions-taylor-summers/ Fri, 08 May 2015 13:44:00 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=584 What has been the biggest challenge you’ve had to overcome? Realizing that just because I am not doing what I set out to do, I have not failed anyone. I...

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How Girls Can LEAN IN http://girlimpowered.com/2015/05/07/how-girls-can-lean-in/ Thu, 07 May 2015 17:39:51 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=602 Girls in their tweens and teens have a lot to think about. They often feel isolated and that their circumstances are unique. Finding a way to give girls support will...

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How A 23-Year-Old Uses Poetry To Inspire Girls http://girlimpowered.com/2015/05/06/how-a-23-year-old-uses-poetry-to-inspire-girls/ Wed, 06 May 2015 17:41:33 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=596 Think poetry isn’t relevant to teen girls in 2015? Well, think again! Twenty-three year old Clementine Von Radics is using poetry slam to empower teenage girls… and people are paying...

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Tips On How To Handle Cyberbullying http://girlimpowered.com/2015/05/05/tips-on-how-to-handle-cyberbullying/ Tue, 05 May 2015 18:53:18 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=591 The speed of communication today lends itself to creating an environment for cyberbullying. We hear stories in the news about girls creating fake Facebook pages and posting cruel comments. What...

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How It Feels To Be Called Chubby http://girlimpowered.com/2015/05/04/how-it-feels-to-be-called-chubby/ Mon, 04 May 2015 22:10:20 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=580 If you have ever watched a Turbo Jam video, you would recognize Mindy Lawhorne’s smiling face. She is the modifier (makes adjustments to the routine to help beginners). She connects...

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How Taylor Swift and Her Mom Stole Our Hearts At The ACM Awards http://girlimpowered.com/2015/05/01/how-taylor-swift-and-her-mom-stole-our-hearts-at-the-acm-awards/ Fri, 01 May 2015 12:32:42 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=573 Taylor Swift seems to be one of those celebrities that we can’t help but love. Perhaps one reason America adores her so much is that despite her incredible success at...

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Fearless Mom Uses Social Media To Help Her Daughter http://girlimpowered.com/2015/04/29/fearless-mom-uses-social-media-to-help-her-daughter/ Thu, 30 Apr 2015 00:34:53 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=566 April 19th is a day that one Minnesota girl will remember forever… and not just because it was her 10th birthday. Mackenzie Moretter had invited a total of 10 girls...

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Embrace Being Imperfect: Choose Beautiful http://girlimpowered.com/2015/04/29/embrace-being-imperfect-choose-beautiful/ Wed, 29 Apr 2015 13:34:43 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=547 For some time now Dove has been creating thought provoking videos that address how women feel about themselves. Watch any of the videos and it is hard not to get...

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A Woman President: Breaking The Ultimate Glass Ceiling http://girlimpowered.com/2015/04/28/a-woman-president-breaking-the-ultimate-glass-ceiling/ Tue, 28 Apr 2015 13:53:24 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=542 A female President of the United States has eluded women since Victoria Woodhull ran in 1827 under the Equal Rights Party which supported women’s suffrage and equal rights. Nearly 200...

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Girl Impowered Spotlight Questions: Adrienne Catlett http://girlimpowered.com/2015/04/27/girl-impowered-spotlight-questions-adrienne-catlett/ Mon, 27 Apr 2015 20:52:38 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=554 What has been the biggest challenge you’ve had to overcome? The biggest challenge I’ve overcome has been being extremely shy and nervous around virtually everyone. My mom had a big...

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What we can learn from the movie Pitch Perfect http://girlimpowered.com/2015/04/27/what-we-can-learn-from-the-movie-pitch-perfect/ Mon, 27 Apr 2015 17:15:33 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=537 Pitch Perfect 2 is going to be released in a few weeks and the anticipation is building for this girl power movie. The first movie is about facing fear, failure,...

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You Won’t Believe Who This Teen Girl Took To Prom! http://girlimpowered.com/2015/04/24/you-wont-believe-who-this-teen-girl-took-to-prom/ Fri, 24 Apr 2015 13:00:19 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=532 Get the tissues ready! 17-year-old Joy Webb warmed America’s hearts last week when she made her grandpa’s dream come true by taking him to his very first prom at 80...

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The Power of the Purse http://girlimpowered.com/2015/04/23/the-power-of-the-purse/ Thu, 23 Apr 2015 13:43:19 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=510 Women are finally being recognized for both their financial contributions as workers, and decision making in the family. You may have heard that women are now making 85% of all...

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What makes a great story? http://girlimpowered.com/2015/04/22/what-makes-a-great-story/ Wed, 22 Apr 2015 13:07:11 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=516 When Regina Holliday tells her story, there isn’t a dry eye in the room. Her story is so impactful that people can be heard talking about how it resonated with...

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Women Making A Difference On Broadway http://girlimpowered.com/2015/04/21/women-making-a-difference-on-broadway/ Tue, 21 Apr 2015 13:35:20 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=508 On a recent trip to New York, I had the opportunity to see a remarkable show on Broadway: The Heidi Chronicles. The Heidi Chronicles is the 1988 Pulitzer-and Tony winning...

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How Would Your Daughter Describe Your Face? http://girlimpowered.com/2015/04/20/how-would-your-daughter-describe-your-face/ Mon, 20 Apr 2015 18:13:11 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=503 Dove has been engaging in a campaign for women to think about how they see themselves and how others see them. How often do we repeat a negative comment that...

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Why A 12 Year Old Gamer Is Our New Hero… Literally! http://girlimpowered.com/2015/04/17/why-a-12-year-old-gamer-is-our-new-hero-literally/ Fri, 17 Apr 2015 15:44:21 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=496 Maddie Messer is a 12 year old gamer that is making headlines nationally for standing up for what she believes in. It all started when she noticed the lack of...

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3 Fierce Historical Women (And What They Have To Do With Your Teenage Daughter) http://girlimpowered.com/2015/04/16/3-fierce-historical-women-and-what-they-have-to-do-with-your-teenage-daughter/ Thu, 16 Apr 2015 15:32:22 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=485 Every little girl is bursting with dreams. Become a princess. Marry prince charming. Become a famous movie star. Fly to the moon. Befriend a talking woodland creature. It’s funny… but...

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How One Woman And Her Pink Rickshaw Are Changing The World http://girlimpowered.com/2015/04/14/how-one-woman-and-her-pink-rickshaw-are-changing-the-world/ Tue, 14 Apr 2015 23:44:37 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=482 Pink is the new black according to Zar Aslam, an environmentalist in Lahore, Pakistan. Not only is Zar the President of the non-profit Environment Protection Fund, but she is also...

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Odyssey Of The Mind Boosts Confidence http://girlimpowered.com/2015/04/14/odyssey-of-the-mind-boosts-confidence/ Tue, 14 Apr 2015 20:21:32 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=479 Studies show that being part of a team is extremely beneficial for adolescents. When most parents hear the word “team”, they immediately think team sports. While being a part of...

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Women’s Equality: Putting Our Money Where Our Mouth Is http://girlimpowered.com/2015/04/10/womens-equality-putting-our-money-where-our-mouth-is/ Fri, 10 Apr 2015 23:26:53 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=471 In 1920, Congress ratified the 19th amendment, giving American women the right to vote for the first time in history. The year 2020, exactly one hundred years later, could mark...

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Top Social Media Apps Teens Use http://girlimpowered.com/2015/04/10/top-social-media-apps-teens-use-3/ Fri, 10 Apr 2015 18:29:10 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=468 Most moms have one or maybe two social media platforms they follow. The most popular is Facebook followed by Instagram and or Pinterest. Teens on the other hand use a...

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How To Be A Good Listener To Your Daughter http://girlimpowered.com/2015/04/08/how-to-be-a-good-listener-to-your-daughter/ Wed, 08 Apr 2015 15:31:19 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=446 As our daughters get older, the communication dynamic starts to change. Situations where we could once simply direct our daughter on what to do suddenly requires far more thought around...

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5 Ways to Share Balance With your Daughter http://girlimpowered.com/2015/04/07/5-ways-to-share-balance-with-our-daughters/ Tue, 07 Apr 2015 21:12:32 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=448 There is a lot of talk today about always being “plugged in”. Can you imagine a day without your smart phone? Most of us have it with us not just...

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Yes You Can! Easy Ways To Change Up Your Hairstyle http://girlimpowered.com/2015/04/06/yes-you-can-easy-ways-to-change-up-your-hairstyle/ Mon, 06 Apr 2015 21:16:02 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=456 Spring is here and that means many of us are looking to shake off the winter blues with a little hairstyle makeover. Finding a look that suits you is as...

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How to Prepare For Your Daughter’s Last Year at Home http://girlimpowered.com/2015/04/06/how-to-prepare-for-your-daughters-last-year-at-home/ Mon, 06 Apr 2015 18:52:14 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=434 Although Girl ImPowered is focused primarily on early teen years, Moms and daughters face new challenges as the girls grow older and begin to prepare for going to college. Whether...

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3 Tips To Get Girls Involved In STEM http://girlimpowered.com/2015/04/02/3-tips-to-get-girls-involved-in-stem/ Thu, 02 Apr 2015 19:17:13 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=427 Girls and boys taking science and math classes progress at an even pace from grade school through high school. And yet in college, only 20% of women earn a STEM (science...

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How Daring Greatly Can Transform Girls’ Confidence http://girlimpowered.com/2015/04/02/how-daring-greatly-can-transform-girls-confidence/ Thu, 02 Apr 2015 13:03:18 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=412 When we think about the word vulnerability, what is the first thing that comes to mind?  The most popular answer is weakness.  And yet if we look at what it...

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How To Make A Difference One Girl At A Time http://girlimpowered.com/2015/04/01/how-to-make-a-difference-one-girl-at-a-time/ Wed, 01 Apr 2015 19:28:43 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=414 After surviving a brutal attack for wanting girls to have access to education, Malala Yousafzai made history as the youngest person to receive a Nobel Peace Prize sharing it with...

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Why You Should Spend Time With Your Daughter http://girlimpowered.com/2015/03/30/why-you-should-spend-time-with-your-daughter/ Mon, 30 Mar 2015 19:56:21 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=406 As our daughters get older, finding common ground and fun ways to spend time together can be a challenge.  This is especially true with preteen and early teenage girls.  Hormones,...

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Why Girls Should Cook Together http://girlimpowered.com/2015/03/30/why-girls-should-cook-together/ Mon, 30 Mar 2015 19:35:23 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=401 Do you ever feel like your daughter and her friends spend a lot of time asking you for snacks…but not a lot of time actually helping out in the kitchen?...

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How To Feel Better About Your Body When Shopping http://girlimpowered.com/2015/03/25/how-to-feel-better-about-your-body-when-shopping/ Wed, 25 Mar 2015 19:57:00 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=349 As girls get older, clothes shopping can prove one of the biggest challenges they will face. It directly impacts their body image perception and how they see themselves. This may...

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5 Ways To Help Girls Be Confident Speakers http://girlimpowered.com/2015/03/25/5-ways-to-help-girls-be-confident-speakers/ Wed, 25 Mar 2015 19:43:13 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=343 Kids start making public presentations using programs like PowerPoint earlier and earlier in school. Many elementary schools have students making formal presentations as early as the 3rd grade! Some are...

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Why Shy Isn’t Cute: Boost Your Confidence With These Quick Tips http://girlimpowered.com/2015/03/24/why-shy-isnt-cute-boost-your-confidence-with-these-quick-tips/ Tue, 24 Mar 2015 19:48:08 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=96 You may feel like you know if you’re an introvert or extravert. Most people who are able to communicate in a social setting automatically assume they are extraverted. Conversely, people...

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8 Life Lessons Your Budding Entrepreneur Will Learn When Starting A Business http://girlimpowered.com/2015/03/23/8-life-lessons-your-budding-entrepreneur-will-learn-when-starting-a-business/ Mon, 23 Mar 2015 22:30:11 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=322 As parents, we often ask our children what they want to do when they grow up. However, sometimes, our children come to us with an idea about what they want...

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4 Reasons Why Laughter Really Is The Best Medicine http://girlimpowered.com/2015/03/23/four-reasons-why-laughter-really-is-the-best-medicine/ Mon, 23 Mar 2015 22:05:35 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=318 Oftentimes, transitioning into young adulthood can feel overwhelming for any child. As we watch our daughters get older and start to demonstrate a need for social acceptance, it can seem...

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How An Embarrassing Moment Can Become Your Anthem http://girlimpowered.com/2015/03/21/how-an-embarrassing-moment-can-become-your-anthem/ Sat, 21 Mar 2015 20:16:12 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=307 I had the amazing experience of hearing Bo Eason talk about the Power of Telling Your Story. Bo is one of the most captivating storytellers of all time, and in...

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Bossy vs Being A Boss: 3 Ways Girls Can Become Leaders http://girlimpowered.com/2015/03/21/bossy-vs-being-a-boss-3-ways-girls-can-become-leaders/ Sat, 21 Mar 2015 19:27:04 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=303 Think about words used to describe girls. When they’re assertive they’re bossy. Yet, when a boy is decisive he’s a boss. While it seems innocent enough, more and more companies...

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Be Impowered: Don’t Let The World Define Who YOU Are http://girlimpowered.com/2015/03/21/be-impowered-dont-let-the-world-define-who-you-are/ Sat, 21 Mar 2015 19:07:56 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=296 So often in our lives, one interaction can become a defining moment. We’ve all had a situation happen that took us off guard, followed by a choice to make. Do...

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What To Say (Or Do) When Someone Calls you Fat http://girlimpowered.com/2015/03/11/what-to-say-or-do-when-someone-calls-you-fat/ Thu, 12 Mar 2015 00:17:09 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=162 So often in middle school and high school, girls begin having doubts about themselves. It all starts with how they identify their body. Confidence is shattered at an early age...

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How To Beat The After School Blues http://girlimpowered.com/2015/03/09/after-school-blues/ http://girlimpowered.com/2015/03/09/after-school-blues/#comments Tue, 10 Mar 2015 05:44:26 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=1 You have just picked up your daughter after school. You can sense by her body language (shoulders slumped eyes looking down) today wasn’t a great day. The natural tendency is...

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Why Have Over 56 Million People Viewed This Video? http://girlimpowered.com/2015/03/06/why-have-over-56-million-people-viewed-this-video/ Fri, 06 Mar 2015 16:00:33 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=191 Why Have Over 56 Million People Viewed This Video? Last June, I remember someone sending me this link saying “You’ve gotta check this out!” It was the original #LikeAGirl video...

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When Do Girls Lose Confidence? It Might Be Earlier Than You Think http://girlimpowered.com/2015/03/01/when-do-girls-lose-confidence-it-might-be-earlier-than-you-think/ Sun, 01 Mar 2015 16:56:12 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=197 Do you remember middle school? If you’re like most people when asked that question, it’s often met with a laugh, or a sigh, or worse. Thinking back to those awkward...

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Girl Impowered Spotlight Questions: Tsvetta Kaleynska http://girlimpowered.com/2015/01/27/tsvetta-girl-empowered-spotlight-questions/ Tue, 27 Jan 2015 20:39:13 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=365 What has been the biggest challenge you’ve had to overcome? If I had to name one of the biggest obstacles and challenges I have overcome, it would be my move...

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Girl Impowered Spotlight Questions: Jennifer L Abrams http://girlimpowered.com/2015/01/27/jennifer-l-abrams/ Tue, 27 Jan 2015 20:24:01 +0000 http://girlimpowered.com/?p=362 What has been the biggest challenge you’ve had to overcome? There have been many challenges I have overcome in my life. However, the challenge I overcame as a young teen...

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