Minding Your Manners – Listen Up

Kyle Bernstein Being a good friend means being an empathetic ear.  Coincidentally, expert and active listeners also make excellent spouses, managers, employees, and relatives.  People that listen well are easy to talk to and put the speaker at ease, making exchanges simpler and more effective. Listening is a valuable skill we are expected to develop […]

Quick Holiday Cooking Tips

Logan Niles With money being tight all over and holiday festivities feeling the squeeze here are a handful of great holiday food and party tips to keep you from getting “Scrooged” out of a good time. Share and Share Alike It seems the days of cookie swaps are fading as we become more health conscious […]

Career Tips from Kathleen: Taking Inventory

Kathleen Garces After 13 years of working as an accountant for a prestigious company, my friend Jane was laid off.  Although she knew that the company was downsizing, she never expected it to happen to her.  While shocked, she reacted with a sense of relief and was even a bit giddy at the thought of […]

Bridal bliss, without breaking the bank, Part I

Leah Andrew According to the annual “What’s on Brides’ Minds” survey, conducted by Infosurv, Inc. for David’s Bridal, 75% of brides-to-be admit that they will have to make adjustments to their wedding budget as a result of the economic climate. About one quarter plan to cut their budget in half and one in ten said […]

Coming Soon….Monthly Columns

Starting later this month, Prospere Magazine will launch monthly columns on beauty, food, etiquette and career advice.  More information, including an introduction of the columnists will be coming soon!

Prospere Magazine To Launch Career Advice Column Among Other Changes

Cynthia Cheng In about a couple of weeks, Prospere Magazine will be changing.  The site will have a new look, including a different sort of layout and a rotating images gallery powered by Featured Content Gallery.  It will certainly give the site an even more magazine-y feel.  In addition,  Prospere Magazine  will be, starting at the end of May, debuting monthly […]

Seven Mistakes Women Make – Part Two: Not Nurturing Oneself Enough

Iris Benrubi Webitor’s Note: This is the second instalment of Iris Benrubi’s “Seven Mistakes Women Make.”  The first part can be found here. 3. Not valuing yourself enough to nurture you! The third critical mistake working women make is that they treat themselves as though they are second class citizens, and their place in the […]