Sandra Bienkowski

Sandra Bienkowski

Quiz: Do You Have the Entrepreneurial Mindset?

By Sandra Bienkowski | May 12, 2017

Entrepreneurs are driven, confident and goal-oriented. Are you?

Checklist: Get Your Small Business Started

By Sandra Bienkowski | November 21, 2012

Starting a new business comes with no guarantees. While risks are unavoidable, you can vastly i

First Influences

By Sandra Bienkowski | October 7, 2012

It’s a role with no paycheck and no specific duties, but the position of first lady of the United States commands great influence. Throughout history, first ladies have influenced policy, championed social causes and even set fashion trends. Dolley Madison was the first to emerge as more than the woman behind the man when she…

1-on-1: Susan Fletcher on Simplifying your Life

By Sandra Bienkowski | May 25, 2012

Susan Fletcher is a practicing psychologist, speaker, consultant and author of Working in

More 1-on-1: Harvey McKinnon

By Sandra Bienkowski | March 1, 2012

Harvey McKinnon is the founder of Harvey McKinnon Associates, a consulting company specializing

1-on-1: Ken Dychtwald

By Sandra Bienkowski | September 26, 2011

Ken Dychtwald is a psychologist, gerontologist, and founder and CEO of Age Wave, a consulting and research firm on aging. He’s the author of the best-selling book Age Wave: The Challenges and Opportunities of an Aging Society. His most recent book is A New Purpose: Redefining Money, Family, Work, Retirement and Success. Dychtwald has shared…

1-on-1: Think Better

By Sandra Bienkowski | June 27, 2011

Tim Hurson is the founder of thinkx intellectual capital, a training firm that helps Fortun

1-on-1: How Talent Is Made and Not Born

By Sandra Bienkowski | June 22, 2011

Daniel Coyle is the author of The Talent Code: Greatness Isn’t Born. It&rsquo

From the Corner Office: The Power of Change

By Sandra Bienkowski | April 27, 2011

Beth Comstock has a love for change, and she welcomes the unfamiliar. As chief marketing officer at General Electric, she attributes her ascent up the corporate ladder to her passion for new challenges and for conveying that enthusiasm to rally team members. “I might be a change junky,” Comstock says. “If you have seen my…

A World Audience

By Sandra Bienkowski | April 26, 2011

YouTube and Facebook are changing the world with unprecedented dissemination of videos and photos. By providing unfiltered access to undiscovered talent, YouTube has propelled numerous unknowns— singers, actors and comedians—into the limelight. Because of both sites’ popularity among young voters, they potentially could influence the election. Candidates realized this early on, advertising on YouTube and…