Should You Follow Your Passion?

Is following your passion always the best answer?  Anytime you look for advice regarding a career or job position, people often say, “Follow your passion.”  What does following your passion really mean to you?  Perhaps your passion is to be a famous singer living in Beverly Hills, and receiving your annual Grammy award on the…

The Power of Summer

Why is summer such a powerful and uplifting time?  Summer, for most people, is the best time of year.  It brings thoughts of suntan lotion scented like coconut, BBQ’s, flowers and gardening, the sound of the waves at the beach and getting outside to meet new people.  We prepare for summer all year long by…

Magazine Madness!!!!

P.O.W.E.R. Introduces Its New Magazine – Online And In Print – And Discovers What It Takes To Make It Great! P.O.W.E.R. provides an online networking forum for women professionals.  We also now publish a digital and printed quarterly magazine to feature biographies, and stories of our members in different industries and professions.  Taking on any…

Quick and Easy Exercises for the Busy Woman

We all know how important exercise is both physically and mentally.  For some of us, we join a gym and work out several times a week, scheduling it in with our other important tasks.  For most of us, we leave working out to the very end of our task list, which often ends up being…

What’s Menopause Got to Do With It?

Ah… menopause.  That time in a woman’s life when her monthly reproductive schedule comes to a grinding halt.  After years of menstruation followed by the precursor, perimenopause, the monthly cycle stops and after a year, we are in full menopause.  But that’s not all.  For many women, menopause is just the start of hormonal estrogen…

Remembering Barbara Bush, A Woman of POWER

We remember and mourn the loss of Former First Lady Barbara Bush.  She passed at the age of 92.  A gracious and strong woman, Mrs. Bush was only the second First Lady in our nation’s history to have both a husband and son as President (the first being Abigail Adams).  Mrs. Bush was always a…

Fast Recipes for Women on the Go

Whether you are a career woman with a family, a homemaker or even a single working woman tired of eating the crispy fried onions from the package over the sink, a healthy fast meal is not merely an option, it’s a necessity. Every so often P.O.W.E.R. will provide recipes – tried and true, that will…

P.O.W.E.R Asks: House Wife, Career Woman or Both?

Who are women today? Are we housewives, career women or are we both? As women, we are very hard on ourselves when it comes to trying to prove we can do it all and do it flawlessly. Many of us feel we need to prove that we can multitask and take on any challenge. Back…

The Pressures Women Face to Remain Younger Looking

In today’s society, women are faced with having to retain a younger look as they age.  In addition to all of the daily stresses in our busy lives between work and family, we now have to add in the stress of having to look younger as we get older.  We hear the saying, “50 is…

Powerful You

When people hear the word power or powerful, usually two things come to mind: prestige and money.  Who doesn’t like prestige and money???  The Merriam Webster dictionary definition of the word “power” is the ability to act or produce an effect.  The word “powerful” is having great power, prestige or influence.  Women today are showing their…