Vicki’s first guest today is an expert on leadership and takes pride in inspiring women to embrace power in politics, business, and life. Later, learn about the benefits and challenges a nonprofit organization faces. Join Vicki St. Clair every Monday for Conversations Live at noon Pacific on KKNW 1150AM! 

In No Excuses: 9 Ways Women Can Change the Way They Think About Power, Gloria Feldt analyzes the reasons women resist the power in their hands and provides practical “power tools” to inspire, motivate and move women beyond self-imposed barriers. Gloria believes that once women stand in power and walk with intention, they can lead unlimited lives. Cynthia Leive, editor-in-chief of Glamour magazine, calls her “One of the most motivating women in America, period.” Gloria is a former CEO of Planned Parenthood, and was named Woman of the Year by Glamour. She has appeared in the pages of People and Vanity Fair, and has also been seen on The Daily Show, The Today Show, and Good Morning America.

As a principle of Seattle based consulting firm o 2 Joy, Joy Stephens specializes in fundraising, marketing, and training for nonprofit organizations. She joins Vicki today to give an overview of what a nonprofit is and isn’t, and will discuss what types of businesses work best and the steps to successful fundraising.

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