World of Possibility

Musings and Posts by Tamar

July 2, 2019

Name: Golnar Abedin, Founder

Organization: Creative Minds International Public Charter School.

This past Friday, my kids had their last day of school and started summer vacation. We've been lucky to be at an amazing public charter school in Washington, DC, Creative Minds...

June 24, 2019

A few of my clients lately have been in a similar situation. They want to move on. They want change. However, they don't know what that new job or position could be. Do they stay and grow in their current organization, or make a clean break and get into a new industry?


March 26, 2019

Name: Betsy Garcete

Company: Zophia (FB: Insta: @zophiaonline)

Betsy Garcete launched a business out of the idea of a classy skirt for a power woman. Her online shop, Zophia, features custom luxury pencil skirts for the DC female powerh...

March 5, 2019

There is a story that I've been telling a lot lately. It keeps coming up in discussions about community, raising children, and imparting wisdom. It's the story of how my late aunt Sally, an amazing human being, taught me one of the most important lessons of my life.

I g...

March 1, 2019

Name: Laurie Gillman

Company: East City Bookshop


After her neighborhood book store closed, avid book lover Laurie Gillman did what very few of us have the courage to actually do: she started her own! East City Bookshop, located in SE DC, is a gathering spot where bookwo...

November 20, 2018

I grew up in Chico, California. In the past, if I mentioned Chico to anyone, they would smile and bring up Sierra Nevada beer, our local claim to fame or mention a relative who went to Chico State. However, these days, mentioning Chico results in saddened faces and inq...

November 19, 2018

Name: Dahlia Shaaban

Company: Live Deliciously

Anyone who follows Dahlia on instagram (handle: @heydahls), has seen her beautiful plates of nourishing food bursting with flavor and adhering to her healthy and delicious formula. Dahlia makes fresh food exciting, while edu...

October 10, 2018

Name: Joanne Lee

CompanySunday Studio (instagram @sundaystudioshop


I first met Joanne in San Francisco, another lifetime ago. I remember her oozing creativity and always fun to be around. Today, she is living in Brooklyn, and creating beautiful one-of-a-kind pott...

October 5, 2018

I don’t remember my first breath.

I remember the first time I struggled to breathe. I was eight years old. My family was living abroad that year and we were at a public pool. I was playing with a girl I had just met and she wanted to show me a cool trick. She asked me t...

September 7, 2018

Name: Allison Lince-Bentley

CompanyTilden House Studio

Allison Lince-Bentley took her talent, experience and passion for sewing, and created a new professional path for herself. Her business, Tilden House Studio, is a place where aspiring designers, home-sewers, and ex...

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