Month: January 2007

It Works for Her: Carolyn Labatt

As a teenager, Carolyn Labatt dreamed of a career in investments. To be sure, it wasn’t a typical “What will I be when I grow up?” sort of vision, especially for a girl coming of age in the early 1970s. But her grandfather had been a stockbroker, and she was attracted to what seemed like a dynamic and lucrative career. She studied finance in college, getting her degree at age 19. She promptly called upon a local brokerage where she’d interned as a student, anticipating a start on the trading floor, an intense, fast-paced job she loved as an...

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Fit and Healthy: Personal trainers help clients achieve health and fitness goals

As the awareness of health dangers associated with obesity and the sedentary lifestyle grows, proactive Americans are increasingly turning to exercise to help them stave off decline and illness. Athletic clubs have become commonplace, and more people are signing up with personal trainers to help them achieve fitness goals. Though most trainers are still men, women are definitely gaining ground and having fun at it. We profile four of them in this article. They are a diverse group, but all four practice what they teach and believe in what they do. THE GREATEST JOB We arrive at Anytime Fitness...

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Million Dollar Ladies

Generating a million dollars in revenue is a milestone in any company’s history, even in today’s financial currency. But for many women business owners, it is an elusive goal. Even though women own half of the businesses in the United States, fewer than three percent of the 10.4 million women-owned businesses gross more than one million dollars in annual revenue, according to the latest data from the Center for Women’s Business Research. By comparison, seven percent of all men-owned companies have reached the million-dollar mark. Factoring into the equation is the fact that nationwide women are opening small businesses...

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Mid-Century Classic

As the awareness of health dangers associated with obesity and the sedentary lifestyle grows, proactive Americans are increasingly turning to exercise to help them stave off decline and illness. Athletic clubs have become commonplace, and more people are signing up with personal trainers to help them achieve fitness goals. Though most trainers are still men, women are definitely gaining ground and having fun at it. We profile four of them in this article. They are a diverse group, but all four practice what they teach and believe in what they do. THE GREATEST JOB We arrive at Anytime Fitness...

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Cowcatchers Equals Steaks

Warning: if you’re attempting to find Cowcatchers Steaks at night, be prepared for a little frustration. Unless they have installed a lighted sign in the interim, your only clue to location, other than the address you’ll have to glean from reading mailboxes, is that it’s about five minutes from Highway 281 on Bulverde Road. Look for a modest gate on your left, leading to a compound set back from the road. Once you’ve determined this is it, the search isn’t over, especially if the bar-waiting room nearest the parking lot isn’t open. Your best bet is to cut across...

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