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Does Your Husband Have A Work Spouse?

TGIF Chiquitas!! That means 20/20 tonight, after Friday night dinner with friends (and double hockey). I LOVE Friday nights. We've been a little heavy around here lately, and as you know, I always like to switch things up, so I came across a funny topic that I hoped would soften the mood today. A friend of mine recently asked me if I…

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Settling Into A New Year

Good Morning Ladies, and Happy Monday! I wanted to check in with you, as I settle into a new year. This year was the second time I made ZERO New Years resolutions for myself. ZERO. If you know me, you what a planner, plotter and strategizer I am. But there was something that felt liberating in making no plans, no bucket…

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6 Tips To Build Your Own Personal Awe-Inspiring Brand

By Guest Blogger Chelsea Berler Your personal brand is in essence, who you are and what you want to be known for. Think Richard Branson for Virgin, Bill Gates for Microsoft, Steve Jobs for Apple, Ralph Lauren for Polo. After being in business for a few years, I discovered (the hard way) that I needed a personal brand. When I was doing everything myself, I kinda, sorta, knew what I wanted and where…

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How A Chance Encounter With A Stranger Changed My Entire Life

Welcome to 2015!! As we embark upon a New Year, a story about finding your calling, bravely changing course, and living life on YOUR OWN terms. ~Erica By Guest Blogger Isabelle Lafleche I once lived a life that wasn’t truly my own. It all began when I decided to go to law school. I made that decision not because of any burning…

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And On The 353rd Day, She Rested

Do you hear that sound? It's the sound of the home stretch. The approach of the end of a year. Christmas, Hanukkah, holiday season, Nat King Cole and reindeers. BOXING DAY! It’s also the time where I close up the blogging shop for 2 1/2 weeks. Yup, I do. I rest my kepi (that’s Hebrew for head), and come back…

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2014: A WomenOnTheFence® Year In Review

Welcome to the home stretch of 2014. Another year down- CAN YOU BELIEVE? This year was, without a doubt, an interesting year. As has become somewhat of a yearly tradition on WomenOnTheFence.com, for the new and old readers, I recap our year. So here goes. Some of my favorite moments, dating from January right through to December: In January, I…

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@Oprah on Barbara Walters’ 10 Most Fascinating People of 2014

I gotta admit, I'm a sucker for this show. Barbara Walters celebrated the 21st anniversary of her 10 Most Fascinating People special last night. As long as Bawbwa Wawa keeps this yearly special going, I will tune in! The highlight for me last night was Elon Musk. Please do yourself a favor, and watch this. You won't be sorry. This guy is…

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How I Learned to Play Business Like a Hockey Player: Lessons From My Dad The Hockey Scout

By Guest Blogger Rebecca Mayville Whether we like it or not, we have our parents to thank for many things. One of my favorites traits I inherited from my mother is the love of a good mystery – whether that mystery lie in a book, or in a hunting down a great recipe or in finding the perfect theme for…

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Wordless Wednesday: The WomenOnTheFence® Makeover Is Here!

We did it! It has been a looong time in the making. We have been working fervently on our blog redesign in order to give you the best and most optimal reading experience possible-- a more user-friendly, easier to navigate, and specifically, a more mobile friendly destination. It has been no easy feat. But, here it is!  We have evolved over the past five years, there…

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@Aeroplan’s 30th Anniversary SPREE With A Giveaway!

You might recall we are doing a full week of Black Friday shopping on WomenOnTheFence.com. You also may recall we have done exciting giveaways in the past with Aeroplan as well. You, my lovely readers, know that I have been a loyal member of the Aeroplan program, accumulating Aeroplan Miles as I have spent dollars (which I have redeemed for airfare, hotel, car…

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