Hang the Pictures

I am a perfectionist. (the first step is admitting it, right?) My desire to make everything the best it can be, to endlessly try to improve something, and to find solutions has made it possible for … Read More

Perfect Pitch

Did you know that the average person has an attention span of 7 seconds? And have you ever heard the saying, “you only get one chance to make a first impression?”  Yes and yes. There is … Read More

Confidence Defined

What is confidence? Why do some people enter a room and radiate a stage presence, a grounded-ness, while others walk in a room unnoticed? Recently, I spoke with a group of women leaders in the healthcare … Read More

The Benefits of Batching

I am a full-time mother. A full-time business partner. A full-time wife. A full-time entrepreneur. If I tried being all of these things at once, I think my head would explode. That’s why I am a … Read More

One Year With the Zimmerman Group

This is Caroline, Elle’s assistant, and I am sad to announce that I no longer work full time for Elle and Curtis Zimmerman. I just moved east so my husband can pursue his second degree, but … Read More

The 50 in 50 Challenge

So you wanna be a speaker? Wanna write a book? Change careers? Transition to something new? Well then, JUST START.  Ok — maybe that sounds trite — but don’t stop reading. In all honesty, that’s what … Read More