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MAKE IT WORK: HOT JOBS THIS WEEK (5.8.17)

Networking and events play an important part in our continued professional development but it's important not to forget the value of doing work that we love. Powered by Indeed, the MFL Jobs Board will feature Texas-based jobs at every experience level and covering different industries. MFL members will receive featured hot listings first in our weekly "For Members Only" newsletter. Employers and brands can post their current listings for FREE. For Featured Listings or to be include your listing in our weekly [...]

DALLAS WILL GLOW THIS FALL!

For the first time ever, My Forward Life is hosting GLOW, a one-day summit designed to provide professional women with the inspiration and tools needed to explore; to truly actualize a life and career on their own terms. It will feature intimate conversations with influential business leaders, breakout sessions on everything from branding to time management and creative writing, exploring the Dallas arts scene, beauty treatments, delicious food, signature cocktails and a panel featuring a group of dynamic women [...]

The Importance of Not Settling

When the news hit that George Clooney got married, you would have thought that the world was ending. I remember getting a panicked call from a girlfriend of mine asking, "Did you hear the horrible news!!!???" I legitimately thought something had happened to her or her family. "George Clooney got married. And she's not even all that cute." Not cute? Yeah ok. #ByeFelicia I'm being a little hard on my friend, who's name isn't Felicia lol. It was sort of [...]

Countdown To 2016: Why Success Is Overrated

Have you ever seen a piece of cake (or steak for meat lovers) and imagined how good that first bite would be only to be completely shocked and disappointed that the first taste didn't measure up to your expectations? Or maybe you met someone online and your offline expectations weren't met? Ok just me huh lol? When I was a little girl, I had a very clear vision of what success would look like thanks to my parents, awesome teachers and mentors; [...]

Where You And Your Brand Are Today

I'm not ashamed to admit that I am a dreamer; that I like to fantasize about the possibilities and the "what ifs." I think dreaming is a huge part of the creative process for me. I am always looking to explore and try new things; discovery is truly like breathing for me. I often encourage others to dream too. In fact, I tell them to dream big, that the sky is NOT ever a limit. And I still believe all [...]

5 Power Decisions for Women to Make in 2015

2014 has just seemed to have flown by. I sometimes wish time would slow down a little but on the other hand, I believe 2015 is going to be an amazing year. Especially for women. In numerology,  the number 1 is often translated to represent ambition, leadership, intelligence and energy. The number 5 is Mercury, the planet of business and finance. When you add the two together you get 6, a very romantic number as it symbolizes Venus the planet [...]