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What path will you take?

Jessica Silverstein
February 23 2011


 

Many women know what they want to be when they grow-up. Today my 2.5-year-old daughter wants to be a doctor-mommy-good-girl. I promised her I'll work hard so she can be whatever she wants and she promised me the same.

 

What she ends up doing professionally may not exist yet. I won't go down the slippery-this-and-that-didn't-exist-when-I-was-her-age-slope (car phones, VCRs, fax machines, the internet, Starbucks!)...

 
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Suffering vs. Stretching - How to Tell the Difference (and Do More of the Latter)

Kathy Caprino, M.A.
May 12 2010


May is Here! I, for one, am thrilled! I’m truly ready to let go of the heavy, dark remnants of Winter, and stretch and play lightly with more ease, as summer approaches.

Yesterday, a dear friend of mine — fabulous life coach and Emmy-award-winning writer Susie Horgan – shared with me a core idea from Buddhist thinking that “suffering” is the continually craving to be where you are not.

Are We...
 
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It's All About the Connection

Kathy Caprino, M.A.
May 12 2010


Well, my 30-Day Twitter Experiment continues and it’s been quite enlightening and surprising so far – and tiring! More than I imagined.

Here’s what I’m learning:

1) It’s all about the connection. What do people want more than anything in life? To be valued, liked, appreciated, understood, recognized for who they really are, and to not feel alone. Welcome to Twitter. It’s all about real connection – conversing,...
 
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"Terrible Career Advice" for Women

Kathy Caprino, M.A.
May 12 2010


I love reading Penelope Trunk’s posts – they’re always thought-provoking, controversial and stimulating. I’m thankful that she has a large voice and an even larger audience because she is able to prod so many of us to think about what we truly believe, in comparison with and contrast to her very strident views.

I must say, though, that her recent post on BNET – Terrible Career Advice Women Give Each Other...
 
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