Jill Becker

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Jill Becker is an award-winning writer and editor who has worked in publishing for more than 25 years, including stints at Texas Monthly, American Way, and Group Travel Planet magazines. She writes about everything under the sun, but her specialty is travel, particularly anything pertaining to hotels. Visit her website at www.jillbecker.net.

Articles by Jill Becker

21 Bits of Wit and Wisdom from the Woman Behind the Billion-Dollar Brand

Sara Blakely speaks her mind: ‘You’ve got one shot at life. This is not a dress rehearsal.’

December 8, 2015

Shaping Sara Blakely: Meet the Billionaire Founder of Spanx

How Wayne Dyer and Oprah Winfrey (plus, a few timeless principles) changed her life forever

December 7, 2015

Is Your Money Working for You?

Brian Kaminer’s firm, Talgra, guides investors to companies that align with their personal values.

February 16, 2015

From Dropout to C-Suite

This scrappy Seattle CEO overcame homelessness and hopelessness.

October 12, 2014

Transform Your Business from Scrambling to Scaling

Leadership Academy founder Rand Stagen insists you’ve got to look inward to move forward.

July 31, 2014

Tales From a Top Management Consultant

Executive coach Rand Stagen counsels mid-market companies on everything from strategy to revenue enhancement.

July 3, 2014

George Wallace: His Laugh-at-All-Costs Philosophy

The comedian practices what he preaches when it comes to the gospel of laughter—because humor is vital to success.

June 3, 2014