Mentors can help by encouraging girls to embrace their differences as strengths instead of failures. Janine Shelffo, the mother of a 14 year old girl and co head of technology, media and telecommunications at UBS Investment Bank, says she benefited from role models early in her career who had the confidence to embrace their own idiosyncrasies. They reinforced for her that there was no single blueprint for career success.
Trips to Nashville, Georgia and Atlantic City with my Mom. The look of joy of her face as she saw relatives, explored new adventures while relaying her past memories and her joyful, childlike excitement with boat rides, casinos, fancy hotels. Just the memories of it all.
Continue reading this postSparkle trailer gives last glimpse of Whitney HoustonA trailer for the movie musical Sparkle was released Monday, giving us a glimpse of Whitney Houston’s last project. The late singer plays the mother of Jordin Sparks, an aspiring singer in the 1960s who rises with a girl group similar to the Supremes. Sparkle will be released in August.
Someone that works for an insurance company higher up said life insurance pays out from suicide if you had the policy for a certain amount of time beforehand even if you specifically say that why you doing it. With the “No Foul Play Involved” bit, yeah it sounds a bit weird to put in a suicide note, but I guessing any hitman worth his weight knows that a weird thing to put in a note. That either a guy who wanted everyone to know there was no foul play, or a guy who wanted people to be suspicious about his desth..
I pretty happy with where I am running wise, especially with all the bumps in the road this year. I set 2 PRs and while i didnt meet my reach goal of the lofty BQ, theres strong indicators that im improving and getting closer. On the personal side, the first 6 months of marriage have been a blast and family wise, we keep growing my brother/SIL are having their first in jan, my cousin is marrying her high school sweetheart, and my BIL just bought a house for him his dog that we are probably going to visit this spring.
“First I built tree houses, then zip wires, then it evolved towards bigger things,” he says. “By the time I was 13, I was very interested in rocketry.” This led him to set a Guinness World Record for the most water rockets launched at the same time: 213, from a sports field in his native Delft. “The experience taught me how to get people crazy enough to do things you want, and how to approach sponsors.” Useful skills, as it turned out..