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You Will Be a Millionaire

You Will Be a Millionaire

I have Big Financial Goals; you have them too! Now, let's talk about that lovely trigger word...Millionaire. I know it's a trigger word because it comes up in many conversations I have: with Pledgettes members, not-yet-Members and at events. It can be overwhelming...

Holiday Shopping? Shop Local.

As soon as we started packing up our witch hats and cat ears the night of October 31st . . .  we knew it was coming.  Holiday ๐ŸŽ Shopping ๐ŸŽ  Season๐ŸŽ.  Itโ€™s here. We spoke to three members of The Pledgettes community who run local businesses about...

Redefining Networking for Women

Redefining Networking for Women

A Pledgettes posted this article, To Land Top Jobs, Women Need Different Types of Networks than Men, in our community last week and it resonated with many people, including me. I remember in my twenties, my (male) coworkers frequently golfed together. I was on the...

Exploring Labor Day

Exploring Labor Day

On this Labor Day, let's talk turkey. While the holiday has come to signify the "end of summer," it's origination was "an annual celebration of the social and economic achievements of American workers." (Department of Labor) Let's look at how we're doing on that...

Stop Trying to Be “Self-Made”

The Self-Made Man is a fallacy.  Anyone claiming to be self-made is hiding a whole heck of a lot of people in their shadows.  I proudly identify as a Community-Made Women and want to celebrate all those that have helped me on this journey.  So enjoy...