About Author: Judy Pearson

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Judy Pearson is a graduate of Michigan State University who's written nearly two decades worth of newspaper and magazine articles and has published three books. Her biography of Virginia Hall, Wolves at the Door: the True Story of America’s Greatest Female Spy, has been optioned for a movie. Her most recent book, It’s Just Hair: 20 Essential Life Lessons, is a 2012 International Book Award finalist. Ms. Pearson is also the founder of Courage Concepts, an organization that cultivates courage in women and provides workshops/keynotes for corporations and other organizations.

Posts by Judy Pearson

  • I tried step-down filters, chewed gum and got hypnotized. It was acupuncture that ultimately turned me into a non-smoker. Now, more than 20 years after puffing my last cigarette, just...

    On Being A Quitter & Loving It

    I tried step-down filters, chewed gum and got hypnotized. It was acupuncture that ultimately turned me into a non-smoker. Now, more than 20 years after puffing my last cigarette, just...

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  • Annabelle Volgman, MD, provides a Top 10 list emphasizing what we need to know about our tickers. Not for Cupid, but for American Heart Month, for the number one killer...

    Hearts Aflutter?

    Annabelle Volgman, MD, provides a Top 10 list emphasizing what we need to know about our tickers. Not for Cupid, but for American Heart Month, for the number one killer...

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  • HOW TO CATER ANY EVENT French writer Michel de Montaigne once said, “The art of dining well is no slight art.” He spoke those words over 400 years ago, yet...

    Food, Wine & Thou

    HOW TO CATER ANY EVENT French writer Michel de Montaigne once said, “The art of dining well is no slight art.” He spoke those words over 400 years ago, yet...

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  • Understanding a breast cancer diagnosis can be complex – here’s what you should know. A funny thing happens after a breast cancer diagnosis: you become an expert on the subject....

    For the Girls

    Understanding a breast cancer diagnosis can be complex – here’s what you should know. A funny thing happens after a breast cancer diagnosis: you become an expert on the subject....

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  • Does hypnotherapy work? One snowy night 27 years ago, I sat in a conference room with about 100 people I’d never met. Our singular mission: to stop smoking. We each...

    You’re Getting Very Sleepy…

    Does hypnotherapy work? One snowy night 27 years ago, I sat in a conference room with about 100 people I’d never met. Our singular mission: to stop smoking. We each...

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  • The power of fertility is in your doctor’s hands. I can’t imagine my life without my children, yet that’s the potential future of the more than four million infertile women...

    Frozen Hope

    The power of fertility is in your doctor’s hands. I can’t imagine my life without my children, yet that’s the potential future of the more than four million infertile women...

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  • Why becoming cheif of your own finances is crucial. There I was as a child, doing exactly what my father had told me to do, handing my hard-earned babysitting money...

    The CFO Is In

    Why becoming cheif of your own finances is crucial. There I was as a child, doing exactly what my father had told me to do, handing my hard-earned babysitting money...

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  • Have women redefined the notion of power? “Never underestimate the power of a woman.” Canadian social activist Nellie McClung uttered those words nearly a century ago. So true then and...

    The Female Power Boost

    Have women redefined the notion of power? “Never underestimate the power of a woman.” Canadian social activist Nellie McClung uttered those words nearly a century ago. So true then and...

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