Overcoming Mediocrity - Volume IICOURAGEOUS WOMEN - These stories are meant to inspire and encourage women to realize their true potential.
Dorothy’s passion is helping people, organizations and companies clarify goals and achieve success. As a senior executive in advertising agencies for over 30 years, she became expert in maximizing time, effort and financial investments for individuals, entrepreneurial start-ups and multi-national corporations as they defined personal and corporate goals, pursued growth strategies and charted new opportunities.
She believes that by mentoring individuals and giving back time and expertise to the business community, society as a whole will benefit. To that end, she works with individuals to help identify new opportunities; and helps businesses develop highly profitable customer loyalty strategies. Dorothy’s charity, Flashes of Hope, celebrates the lives of children with terminal illnesses and raises money for research that will eradicate childhood cancers. She is driven by her dedication to her family and her personal growth so that she can better serve others.
She lives in Evanston, Illinois with Steve, her husband, and her children Max and Emma.
What About You?
Dorothy believes that overcoming mediocrity starts with a vision and then requires a system of goal setting that has enabled her to actually surpass her goals. The system is based on a simple structure of plan, do, review and adjust that she was taught by her mentor. Using her monthly system, she began to see significant progress in her relationships, community involvement and her business. Dorothy has leveraged the discipline and process from her days in Corporate America in her entrepreneurial efforts and is intent on helping as many woman as possible reach their health and financial goals.