My biggest challenge has been learning how to balance running a business, having a life and keeping myself healthy at the same time.
Healthcare, Wellness & Fitness
Stories of women entrepreneurs with businesses in the healthcare, wellness and fitness industries.
For me success means meeting your goal. Your goal may not meet or succeed someone else’s goal. Success is individualized and it’s value is found within the beholder.
Success is when you can pay the bills and go to bed happy – anything more is a bonus.
As a little girl, I was badly burned with hot scalding water all over my face, neck and chest. My grandmother, a nurse, began using an herbal remedy to heal my skin from the scarring from my accident.
We provide a rolling party along select routes run by Conductors – experienced urban cyclists – to harness the safety of riding in a group while kicking it up a notch by making the ride a fun social experience.
We saw an expansion of specialized fitness workouts but no place to catalogue the information. At our core, our concept is a comprehensive wellness resource.
Our mission is telling people what things cost in health care, a traditional mystery.
I’m a physician and I noticed I was using outdated 1980s pager technology and wasting about an hour a day trying to reach my colleagues to discuss critical patient care information.
Maria Paz Saenz: Centro de Investigacion y Atencion en Psicoterapia Latinoamericano — A Mental Health Institution in Peru
We always thought of building a mental health institution in which patients could feel the commitment of their therapists, where they felt accompanied and sheltered in their emotional growth process.
Because we can’t live life fully prepared, we sometimes just have to jump in with two feet and take the plunge. Sometimes it’s best just not to know what lies ahead.
It is my sincere hope that we can help provide continued passion for life in the seniors and families we serve.
Never, in a million years, would I have guessed that the majority of my energy and time would be spent on technology… especially when you run a fitness business.
So far, Placing Pros biggest success is attending tradeshows and telling people our story. The incredible feedback and support of our company is something we never get tired of hearing.
Each time a client sees positive results from food-based choices and becomes committed to that change I am overjoyed. I’ve helped them become successful in meeting their health goals.
In the midst of a children’s obesity epidemic in the U.S., youth soccer is the fastest growing sport in the U.S., with over 5 million registered players.