New to the big city and feeling lonely, Valerie Stark initially reached out to Stina Sanders through Instagram after discovering they frequented the same yoga studio. Sanders, a former model, reciprocated, and the newly minted BFFs joined forces to create Huggle, an app that connects
Technology Really Can Make You Happy!
Soon after the creation of sheBOOM, we launched Happy Tech in response to feedback we were getting from readers. This section is designed specifically to help you and other women in service businesses use technology to save time, simplify their
Many women have trouble saying no. According to one psychologist, women often play to get along, while and men play to win. As a business owner or service professional, you sometimes need to give up the notion of “being popular,” especially when you might agree
The auto repair business is booming. And one savvy woman is sheBOOMing along with it! Karla Giardino started New England Automotive in Burlington, Vermont with her business partner in 2012. She was trained at the Center for Technology Essex (CTE) in their auto technology program and then went on
We’ve all heard of fear of heights, spiders, and even clowns. But now scientists are studying a new kind of fear – the anxiety that comes from being without ones’ mobile phone. It’s called Nomophobia.
The mobile phone was invented in 1973 and became available to
Many books and articles have been written about how men’s and women’s brains are wired differently. This book goes as far back as prehistoric times to explain variations in male/female behavior. Recent studies show that our brains are actually pretty similar. So, it may just
How can you motivate the people around you to produce better results at work? Research shows that sometimes it’s the little gestures that can help motivate employees and boost service and sales. For example:
Smile! It not only has a positive impact on your brain,
Fact: The average human attention span is now 8 seconds…that’s a second less than that of a goldfish. Sad but true.
What Should You Do? Keep your sales and marketing messages brief. Use lots of images with bold captions in your advertising. Keep copy on your website