Wellness

Jul 17

Powering Down Helped Empower Me Up!

I was determined and, frankly, a little scared. A colleague had challenged me to not only unplug for two full days, but to do NO WORK AT ALL for those days. I don’t consider myself a work-a-holic, but I do…
Jul 06

GMO Labeling: A NEED to Know

My name is Patti Hayde and my daughter Emily is 8 years old. The last two years of her life she has spent fighting to be healthy and I have spent trying to find the cause of her sickness. It…
Jul 06

Citi Bike: The Most Efficient Way to Travel in NYC

Interacting with a city by bike is an optimal way to take in a landscape at eye level.  A two-wheeled velocity keeps pace with urban streets and yet you move slow enough to observe and absorb the city’s unceasing energy. …
Jun 29

Polling Post #4: Oops, I Forgot Myself, Again

Polling Question #4: Do Something For Yourself!   During the Women’s Advancement Compact launch, one of the questions presented was: When was the last time you did something just for you? The answers varied from once a week, once a…
Jun 04

A Two Minute Investment to Living a Healthier, Longer Life

A daily 2 minute investment can add years onto your life: 1 ½ – 6 years depending on which gerontologist you believe. What’s this investment? Flossing! Wait, no one ever died from gum disease or gingivitis. While that is true,…
Mar 14

The Five W’s

If you are a NYC professional, you’re eligible to join theWomen’s Advancement Compact. WHO we are: A social enterprise composed of a fleet of specialists, Strategic Partners, a Board of Advisors, corporate sponsors, corporate members – and their employees. The…