Blog

Build a network that pays off

By |October 3rd, 2016|

7 tips to building a network that pays off.

Do you know anyone who…? I hear this sentence on average, once per day. Do you know anyone who is hiring? Do you know of a venue? An apartment to rent? A place to buy? A therapist? A doctor? A life coach? A plumber?

Recently a woman asked […]

Women to Watch-Tonya Greenwood

By |September 28th, 2016|

Women to Watch, Tonya Greenwood

Who is Tonya Greenwood? 

Tonya Greenwood recently spoke at an IKSH Speed Networking event. Her talk offered tips to the audience regarding networking. Greenwood is the Founder of Houston Ladies Night Out, a meetup group of almost 900 women. Greenwood created the group for professional women to enjoy socializing and networking in […]

Women to Watch, Liz Keels

By |September 23rd, 2016|

Women to Watch is a new blog series featuring women in the IKSH community.

Liz Keels is a licensed massage therapist.  She must have a thriving, successful business with little need for more clients and appointments because Liz seems to spend most of her time rescuing, bathing, feeding, grooming, cuddling, and fostering dogs.

I met Liz through […]

Women to Watch, Sharon Lee Zapata

By |August 23rd, 2016|

In my new blog series, Women to Watch, I’ll be highlighting the strong women of I Know Somebody Houston. Each blog will feature women that inspire or motivate me, women I think you would benefit by watching, following and listening to.

To start off Women to Watch I selected Sharon Lee Zapata. I met Sharon via […]

Speed Networking with I Know Somebody Houston

By |August 9th, 2016|

White Hot Fashion Recap

By |August 4th, 2016|

Last week I attended an event by one of Houston’s non-profit organizations, I Know Somebody Houston. It was called the White Hot Summer Fashion event. I found out about this organization a few months ago through Facebook and instantly knew it was something I wanted to support.

At this particular event, multiple speakers were present and […]

Embrace the suck

By |June 17th, 2016|

Beth Kidd is a former school teacher turned…Sailor? While doing the discovery work of ‘who am i? Beth ventured out to the open sea on a sailboat with family members, trekking to her native homeland, Jamaica. She wrote a piece about the struggles and allowing her journey to be what it was, not trying to […]

Big Heart, Huge Mission!

By |June 16th, 2016|

In honor of the fine work I Know Somebody Houston is doing to pair mentors and mentees we have created a special collaboration. Join Host, Teresa Maron, for the Women’s Wisdom Circle, sponsored by IKSH.

Our goal for the show today is to share the story of a non-profit with a big heart on a huge […]

Take the time now, be prepared later

By |June 15th, 2016|

OK, Houston when we have a problem, are you prepared? It is hurricane season. Do not wait until there is a disturbance in the Gulf to begin preparing. Start now by stocking up on the essentials a little at the time. (Experience has taught us, that waiting until the last minute means there will be NOTHING left […]

Single? Dating? Communicate your intentions clearly, from the start!

By |June 9th, 2016|

Why are so many successful, professional and entrepreneurial women single? If you’re reading this and you consciously and on-purpose choose to take yourself out of the dating pool then please, stop reading here.

But if you’re tired of dating, spending months if not several years with a man who doesn’t want the same thing that you […]