Recommended Courses & Reading

Great courses and books to broaden your knowledge about business and lifestyle. Many of the recommendations are resources written by the TrailBlazers’ women featured on our podcast and YouTube channel: TrailBlazers Impact Interviews.

NOTE:  Some links on this page are affiliate links. That means I earn money if you buy through my link. This in no way affects my suggestions. I only recommend books I know, love, and trust.

Business MasterClasses


MasterClass is a streaming platform that makes it possible for anyone to learn from the very best. MasterClass is an online membership – accessible on your phone, web, Apple TV, Roku devices, and Amazon Fire TV – that offers classes on a wide variety of topics taught by 150+ world-class masters at the top of their fields. Step into Kelly Wearstler’s design studio, Ron Finley’s garden, and Neil Gaiman’s writing retreat. Improve your serve with Serena Williams, perfect your pitch with Shonda Rhimes, leave the atmosphere with Chris Hadfield and so many more. Their immersive learning experiences combine incredible video content, downloadable materials, and social interaction with the MasterClass community, all of which users can explore at their own pace. One annual membership payment of $180 gets you access to ALL the classes!

Business Books

Not Done Yet!: How Women Over 50 Regain Their Confidence and Claim Workplace Power

Despite advances made by women in the workplace, pay inequity and underrepresentation in top positions are still a reality. And, ...
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The Politics of Promotion: How High-Achieving Women Get Ahead and Stay Ahead

The Politics of Promotion focuses on the single most important-and most frequently neglected-ingredient of advancement in the professional world. Many ...
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Hang on Tight!: Learn to Love the Roller Coaster of Entrepreneurship

Does it feel like you're riding a roller coaster with its highs and lows-financially, physically, and emotionally? You are not ...
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Instagram: A Step by Step Guide to Creating Instagram Reels

In this guide, you will learn how to create an Instagram reel. Download for Free: Instagram: A Step by Step ...
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Remote Work Apps

With remote work on the rise, more people need to get their day's tasks done at home. These remote work ...
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How to Create a Positive Work Environment

Creating a positive work environment increases your company's revenue and productivity. Download for Free: How to Create a Positive Work Environment
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How to Build A Targeted Email List

Learn how to build an email list from scratch. Download for Free: How to Build A Targeted Email List
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Facebook Checklist For Business

When learning something new, it is often helpful to have a checklist to ensure you don't miss anything. To help ...
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Facebook 101: A Beginners Guide

Learn how to use Facebook in our beginner's guide. Download for Free: Facebook 101: A Beginners Guide
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Moonshots in Education: Launching Blended Learning in the Classroom

Moonshots in Education explores digital and online learning in the classroom. It gives several models and examples of schools that ...
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How To Raise Successful People: Simple Lessons for Radical Results

Esther Wojcicki-"Woj" to her many friends and admirers-is famous for three things: teaching a high school class that has changed ...
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The Lost Art of Connecting: The Gather, Ask, Do Method for Building Meaningful Business Relationships

Networking is often considered a necessary evil for all working professionals. With social media platforms like Linkedin, Twitter, Instagram, and ...
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