The Future of Women & Megatrend 3: The Decentralized Global Marketplace


Business is in the age of the “Empowered Consumer” who has a buffet of buying choices. Empowered consumers decide how they want to purchase goods and services. Big Data [collecting information (data) from multiple sources to detect trends, identify patterns and make decisions] is one tool that can be used to develop marketing campaigns, study … Continue reading The Future of Women & Megatrend 3: The Decentralized Global Marketplace

The Future of Women & Megatrend #2: Living with Purpose and Meaning


The tools and technologies that help people create their own businesses and design their lives in ways that best suit them, are also fueling Megatrend #2:  Living with Purpose and Meaning. Purposeful living is shaping everything from healthcare to education. Our society is quickly evolving into an era characterized by shared purpose and meaning. Personal … Continue reading The Future of Women & Megatrend #2: Living with Purpose and Meaning

At current trends, it will take 70 years to close the gender wage gap


Welcome to “The Future of Women” blog series.  The Future of Women focus on AskDrConnie.com will highlight current and future trends impacting women around the world.   The first part of this series highlights a recent publication by the International Labour Office (ILO).   Women at Work:  Trends 2016, focused on examining gender equity globally.  As … Continue reading At current trends, it will take 70 years to close the gender wage gap

New Year and [Re]New You: A Women’s Retreat


Invest in you this holiday season!  A few of my fellow, female business owners in Nebraska City invited me to join them January 15-17, 2016 to co-host New Year and [Re]New You:  A Women’s Retreat.   I am now extending this invitation to all of you!  If you are ready for an amazing 2016, join … Continue reading New Year and [Re]New You: A Women’s Retreat