Archives

2012
Nov
12
Womanhood - the Pinnacle of Strength
“   This post is by Bibi K.: BE STRONG; BE PATIENT; BE WARY; HOLD FIRMLY TO YOUR ...”
Oct
27
Zumba Fitness ® Fundraiser In Memory of Sonia Varaschin
“ This post is by Marija Bojic: My name is Marija Bojic and I am an immigrant ...”
Aug
24
Employees – the Greatest Asset of Your Company
“  This post is by By Gina Mollicone-Long: Do you get the most out of your employees? ...”
Jul
09
How to Stay Healthy This Summer
“  This post is by Guiomar Campbell Dipl Ac., Sh. RN: Summer is the most wonderful time ...”
Jun
04
The Brilliant “Entrepreneurial” Woman – You are in Excellent Company
“   This post is by  Nance Williams Jonkman: For years I have dreamt of being an entrepreneur.  ...”
May
24
Why Failure is a Good Thing
“   This article is by Gina Mollicone-Long: Everything that happens to you serves you in some way. ...”
12
A New Beginning at the Age of 37
“   This post is by Fabiana Bacchini: Her desire for change empowered her to overcome an addiction ...”
Apr
21
The Greatest Enemy of Cancer - Your Immune System
“   This post is by Guiomar Campbell: Recent findings suggest that the immune system is designed to ...”
09
A Business Based on Family Values
“   This post is by Fabiana Bacchini: Looking for a safer life, she arrived in Toronto in ...”
Mar
27
BrilliantWoman.net Celebrates One Year Anniversary
“   This post is by Maria Ushakova: Last week, we celebrated one year anniversary - it's been one ...”
11
Outside In
“   This article is by Gina Mollicone-Long: You already have all the resources you need. How many ...”
Feb
28
The Journey of a Multi-Tasking Woman to Raise her Autistic Son
“   This post is by Fabiana Bacchini: Her journey in Canada started 10 years ago. Nellie Terzieva, ...”
17
Natural Immune Care for the Little Ones
“  This post is by Guiomar Campbell TCMP, Dpl. Sh. RN: Colds, allergies and flu season is here. ...”
10
A New Life After Breast Cancer
“   This post is by Fabiana Bacchini: Hearing that you have ‘cancer’ must be a moment one ...”
03
Nasal Congestion -Treatment with Natural Herbs and Oils
“   This post is by Guiomar Campbell TCMP, Dpl. Sh. RN: The winter season is upon ...”
Jan
24
Five Surprising Habits That Could Change Your Life
“   This post is by Gina Mollicone-Long: When was the last time you did something scary on ...”
14
Download the BrilliantWoman Guide to Starting a Business and the Brilliant Businesswoman Reading List for Free
“  Thinking about starting your own business? We have some tips. Starting a business can be overwhelming, ...”
03
New Year New Goals
“  This post is by Fabiana Bacchini: "It is better to look ahead and prepare than to ...”
2011
Dec
16
How to Stay Healthy (and Not to Gain Weight) During the Holidays
“   This post is by Maria Ushakova: Holiday season should be all about re-connecting with your loved ...”
10
Think or Sink This Holiday Season
“  This post is by By Gina Mollicone-Long : There's no such thing as stress! I love ...”
03
Focus on What You Want
“   This post is by Fabiana Bacchini: “Conquering fear is the doorway to triumph”, said Benedicto - ...”
Nov
26
How to Survive Canadian Winter – the Russian Style
“  This post is by Maria Ushakova: A few years ago, on a cold January morning, my ...”
17
Think or Sink
“   This post is by Gina Mollicone-Long: Stress is nonexistent. I know that sounds crazy. But it's ...”
11
Shiatsu for Fertility
“  This post is by Guiomar Campbell:  Shiatsu is a very safe alternative medicine for those seeking ...”
09
Introducing our New Contributor - Guiomar Campbell
“    The year was 1987. The obstetric nurse moved to Canada with the dream to pursue ...”
01
Starting an On-Line Business
“   This post is by Renata Runge: A lot of people have been talking these days about ...”
Oct
26
Looking for a Better Future
“   This post is by Fabiana Bacchini: You might ask yourself why a successful doctor leaves everything ...”
18
The Similarity between Greek Debt and Personal Borrowing
“  This article is by Aaliya Dossa: Greece’s debt is extremely high. Spending more than a country ...”
11
Successful Failing
“  This post is by Gina Mollicone-Long: Many people like to blame their circumstances, especially when times ...”
05
Her Glass is Always Half Full
“  This post is by Fabiana Bacchini: With a master’s degree in Philosophy, she took a job ...”
Sep
30
Dreams Do Come True…as Long as You Keep Dreaming
“ This post is by Ritva Dale: I had no reason to dream of another life while ...”
19
A Search Within
“   This post is by Fabiana Bacchini: I've learned that people will forget what you said, people ...”
13
Who do You Need to BECOME to Live the Life of Your Dreams
“  This post is by Fabiana Bacchini: It all starts with an idea or a dream. How ...”
06
Discovering a New Passion in Challenging Times
“      This post is by Fabiana Bacchini:   Brazilian women in Toronto get excited to be invited to ...”
Aug
30
Brilliant Woman of the week TRI KIM HOA – Through her Daughter’s Eyes
“   This post is by Christa Dang: She doesn’t speak much English. The Vietnam War was over, but ...”
22
My Own "Infertility" Journey
“    This post is by Fabiana Bacchini: Almost everyday I come across a woman who is trying ...”
16
How to Network with Excellence
“  This post is by Maria Ushakova: When we immigrate to a new country, we not only ...”
09
Lack of “Canadian Experience” Made This Brilliant Woman Transform Her Hobby Into a Successful Business
“      This post is by Renata Runge: It happened nine years ago and changed the way I ...”
Jul
28
Brilliant Woman of the Week – a Lesson of Strength and Believe
“  This post is by Fabiana Bacchini: “I want to be the stepping stone for somebody else”, ...”
14
Culture Shock – It May Be Happening to You
“  This post is by Fabiana Bacchini: On the last Canada Day I watched a citizenship ceremony ...”
06
Brilliant Woman of the Week – a Story of Persistence and Determination
“          This post is by Fabiana Bacchini: Her voice tone changed when I asked her how her ...”
Jun
27
The Road to Success - Writing My Story
“            This post is by Valeriya Storozhenko RMT:   The journey into the healing field started for me ...”
21
An Idea in Your Head - How to Get Financial Help to Make Your Big Idea a Reality
“   This post is by Alessandra Sanchez : An idea in your head -  for an entrepreneur, ...”
14
Immigrant Women - a Different Perspective
“   This post is by Leigh Naturkach: Every day in my role at the Canadian Women’s Foundation ...”
07
New Mothers Away From "Home"
“  This post is by Fabiana Bacchini: Moving to another country is already a big challenge. We ...”
01
Searching for Balance
“   This post is by Maithili Koparkar: Equipped with a degree in science and steeped in ...”
May
28
What are Your Money Beliefs?
“  I used to think that in order to take charge of my financial situation I ...”
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23
Live Your Dream Today
“   This post is by Fabiana Bacchini: Whether it’s the novel you’ve always imagined writing, the CD ...”
17
A Lesson in Persistence
“  This post is by Elena Silaev: I came to Canada in November of 1992 with my ...”
10
Dance Away From 9 to 5
“   This post is by Isalba Inzunza: Almost one year ago I left my career in the ...”
4 comments
03
5 Steps to Getting Bikini Ready‏
“   This post is by Raya Kelly: After the long winter, spring is finally here and you've ...”
Apr
27
The Power of the WHY
“   This post is by Adriana Lima: When I moved to London, England, in 2002 I had ...”
3 comments
20
6 Easy Steps to a Greener and Healthier Home
“  In the spirit of spring and the Earth Day (April 22), I decided to share ...”
04
How to Find a Good Job
“  I have always struggled to define the concept of “a good job”. Really, what makes “a ...”
Mar
30
Food Matters – a Documentary That Will Change the Way You Look at Food
“  I love the documentary Food Matters and recommend it to all my friends. Food Matters ...”
25
Join Us at the Healthy Home Book Tour
“  A very exciting event is coming to Toronto (and to the city near you) – ...”
18
We are Starting a Movement!
“  Welcome to BrilliantWoman.net - a website dedicated to creating a community of women immigrants who have ...”
Get Out of the Comfort Zone
“  This post is by Fabiana Bacchini: The room was quite dark when I entered it. My ...”
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12
Madelaine Childrens Fashion on Yorkville
“  Marie – Madeleine Faivre owned Madelaine Childrens Fashion which brought the best in European children’s ...”
07
One-Stop Beauty Location
“  A girl from Turkey meets a girl from Taiwan and the result is a beautiful ...”
Feb
28
8 Free or Almost Free Internet Tools Small Business Owners Should Know About
“  If you are just starting a business or have been an entrepreneur for a while, ...”
24
I Can Do It! Confernce - Toronto, 2011
“  We are excited about the opportunity to recommend to you many great events that are ...”
09
My Weight Gain Story Had a Happy Ending
“  This post is by Maria Ushakova: I used to be really skinny up until my late ...”
08
In My Country I was…
“  Fact: women immigrants are underemployed and often have to work dead end jobs to make ...”
Sleep Helpers
“  Lack of sleep can be dangerous, causing fatigue and significant mental impairment. Chronic sleeplessness can ...”