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Work Your Strong: Two Tales of Assertive Women on the Job

A lot of what our “Own Your Strong” mantra encompasses is confidence, in every area of your life. It’s one thing to be confident on the dance floor, in the gym, or in your hobbies, but many women struggle with … Continue reading

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Little Guppy, Big Ocean: An American Woman Abroad in China

When I took a job teaching in China, I may have felt like a fish without a school some days, but I got to see the world in different colors and with new eyes, and it is a beautiful world. I changed, and for many reasons, I am a better person for it. Continue reading

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Getting into Character: Behind the Scenes at the Renaissance Fest

Kat Lavely always enjoyed theater, and had a fascination with the Renaissance era, so when a friend called her to see if she would help work in her booth selling puppets at the Ohio Renaissance Festival, she decided to give it a try. She was instantly hooked. Continue reading

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Behind the Scenes on a Television Set

Jackie takes our readers behind the scenes on the set of a television show being filmed in Portland, Oregon, where she works as a production assistant. Here are a few things you might not know about TV production. Continue reading

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Speak it Into Existence: Advice from a Womantrepreneur

This guest post comes to us from Tonnisha J. English, a 23-year-old woman who is #owningherstrong by building the business of her dreams. Here, she shares with us the key factors and attitudes it’s taken to get her where she … Continue reading

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Kill Them With Success: Speaking My Business into Existence

This guest post comes to us from Tonnisha J. English, a 23-year-old woman who is #owningherstrong by building the business of her dreams. Here, she shares with us the key factors and attitudes it’s taken to get her where she is now. We wish Tonnisha luck as she pursues her dreams! Continue reading

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How a Wake-Up Call from My Past Changed My Future: My Career Journey

Thanks to a sentence-a-day journal that showed her what she was thinking exactly a year prior, Alison had an epiphany about her dissatisfaction with her career. “I decided I had to do something about my situation. If I didn’t, there was no reason to think I wouldn’t find myself in the same boat the following year.” Continue reading

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