"To keep your character intact you cannot stoop to filthy acts. It makes it easier to stoop the next time." -- Katharine Hepburn

How to be Smarter: The 40 Women To Watch Over 40 list  "celebrates women over 40 who are disruptors, role models and makers...creating momentum and changing the world." Have you nominated someone you know for the list yet? [Nominations close April 30]. How to be Prettier: If you tend to fidget with your hair when you are nervous, pulling it back off your face with a bobby pin or in an updo helps keep the habit under control on dates, public speaking, in jobs interviews, etc.

How to be (less) Awkward: Book Recommendation: Love At First Click by Laurie Davis. I really enjoyed this fab, fun read filled with online dating hints and tricks. The book has tons of easy-to-apply takeaways, whether you're just thinking about online dating or have been looking for love on the Internet for a long time.