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Welcome Melissa VanDusen

A big welcome to Melissa, my lovely and fun hostess from Saturday’s Skin Care and Trend Looks party.  She began her business today and I foresee great things in her future!

Welcome Karen Smith

Our newest team member is Karen Smith.  She is a mother of many, a professional with a large dental insurance company, and a lovely woman. Karen joins a team on its way to becoming Grand Achievers, and we’re so happy to welcome her.

I just got the mail

If you’re a consultant, you did as well.  In the month of August, credit for the Queen’s Court of Sales is doubled on all orders! What does it mean for you?  It’s not double product, but instead a motivation boost.  It’s like weighing yourself before going on a diet and determining you need to lose 15 pounds.  The next day someone
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Resurfacing the bathroom sink

We’re having company on Tuesday.  It’s someone I’ve never met and 2 of his friends.  They’re coming for 5 days to stay with us on their way from England to a music festival in California.  I suppose it’s a sign of the Internet times that a Facebook friend becomes a houseguest with relative ease. When I say relative ease, I
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Beat me to it

My last two posts have been about starting something new and my reactions as an outsider.  Logging on to InTouch today, I find that Mary Kay has done the same process, except internally!  I wouldn’t expect anything less from Mary Kay. The result is a revamped way to begin your business, fun and fresh.  Here’s the news item from the
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IT and beauty

Hubby darling is a freelance IT guy.  He has had his own company for over a decade and enjoys working for small to medium sized companies  This morning I was reading an article in TechRepublic about the myths of doing freelance work, and was struck by the last paragraph. None of the prevailing myths attracted me to freelancing. The truth is,
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I had the privilege of meeting Ilene Meckley when she was breaking records.  Ilene was a Discovery Toys consultant and recruited over 200 women during her career. Years later I met her again at a Mary Kay event where she was speaking on building a Mary Kay business.  No, she was not an Independent Beauty Consultant, she had transitioned to a motivational
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5 drum rolls for Jessica H.  I’m so excited.  She’s been a long-term customer and a super sweet lady with a good head on her shoulders.  Welcome to the team – we are so glad you’re here!!!


Some see risk as a reason not to try. Some see it as an obstacle to overcome. The risk is the same; to try or not depends on your perspective.

Lights, Camera, Fashion!

Red jacket re-design.  These are fiery!  Choose your cut, the color is smoking hot red. Click here for the contest details and designs or click the picture to see a larger view. I’m picking Emma.  Classic cut and cute buttons, long enough to hide all the parts of me which have succumbed to gravity.

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