How I got a full price offer in 8 days
Even though my husband wasn't keen on downsizing, I became convinced we had to start thinking about moving. With two of our three kids out, our 5 bedroom house was feeling way too big. Besides, I really wanted to cut our expenses. When you begin to think about moving,...
Smell the roses
I've been blessed to meet some pretty amazing people over the course of my career. Many have influenced me profoundly. They've encouraged me to think about the big picture, evaluate situations thoughtfully and find different ways to achieve better outcomes. In between...
Ubering for Better
The news today had more updates about the resignation of Uber CEO, Travis Kalanick. My hope is that the groundswell of negative reaction to Mr. Kalanick's overall bad behavior and toxic culture enabling, will create a weeding out movement in other firms and...
Sometimes things go wrong
Recently my husband and I had planned to check out some new areas in upstate NY. But sometimes plans go awry. We blew a tire on the Mass Pike. After getting a new one installed (hearty THANKS to Eddie and the other caring mechanic at the Mobile Station on River Street...
Top 7 Things to “DO” with PR (plus 5 Simple Press Release Writing Tips)
Writing a great press release just got easier, if you follow these 5 simple tips. First – make sure you are sharing something that is actually newsworthy. Second – tie in your news to a recent mainstream media or industry story. Next: Add interesting stats and...
The Importance of Interdisciplinary Branding
Another post that proves that great marketing advice is evergreen! First published in September, 2012, the methodology and advice Darcy shares is still important to the success of every business today. "Branding means putting a cohesive face and personality on your...
WOMEN CENTRIC 2.0
Welcome to WomenCentric – a space that champions working women and women entrepreneurs everywhere. Whether you’re seeking inspiration and advice, or tips from a variety of fascinating people, we hope to help you live more fully.
Sort out your priorities, learn about new options and advance your career. Discover how to take a new path and what’s involved in starting and building your dream business.
Here’s to you and living a more fullfiled life!
Warm regards – Pattie Simone, founder
WomenCentric began in 2005 as a speaking group to spark new opportunities for five dynamic women. We gave corporate training and entrepreneurial workshops, and met countless amazing women and men.
In 2011, I launched a beta online directory, providing a positive space to discover new work and career opportunities via stories of other women’s journeys and discounted business conferences. Our motto: ‘get listed, get found’ appealed to many – and within several years our roster included talented, ambitious women from 31 countries.
Today, WomenCentric is about empowering a fulfilled, more balanced work/life through inspirational stories, tips, and consulting.
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Women's Workforce Participation Worldwide
Women spend double the time vs men on unpaid domestic work & childcare
Out of 114 Countries women have reached gender parity as legislators & managers
Women earn between 10-30% less than men
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