Book Highlights

The name says it all. What a Girl Should Know is an essential new book for young women. It covers, as one reader put it, “the things we all wish someone had told us.”Barbara Turman offers 17 jewels of wisdom, including advice on love and relationships, career success and personal improvement, and creating balance and self-worth in one’s life. Expect to find:

  • Profound insights on love and relationships
  • A wealth of information to help avoid self-sabotaging behaviors
  • Wise counsel on ensuring your safety
  • Essential behaviors to achieve career success
  • Powerful tips on how to change your life and achieve greatness
  • Compelling affirmations and MORE…

Each chapter begins with genuine stories and provides practical instructions, as well as affirmations to empower each reader. Full of lessons learned and precious jewels, this book helps you create the well-balanced, satisfying life you deserve.

About the Author

Barbara lives in Rochester, NY with her husband and two daughters, where she balances writing with family and loves bothShe is the founder of S.O.U.L. (Sisters Offering Unconditional Love), a non-profit organization that embodies the spirit of helping women. She is a veteran of the United States Army and holds a Bachelor’s Degree from Cornell University. Presently, she is pursuing a Master’s Degree in Marriage and Family Therapy.

Girlz Universitee, another initiative by Barbara Turman, is a program which helps middle-school girls experience success in various areas and phases of their lives.

Barbara is also the Founder and CEO of Keys 2 Possibilities, where she provides trainings and consultation services for small organizations and individuals. She has written various ministry curriculums, guidelines, policies, and procedures as a part of service towards various children, youth and women’s ministries.

Barbara has more than twenty years of experience in human resources, leadership and personal development. She utilizes her skills and experience to mentor young girls and women.

What others say about Barbara

Mary Beth Egeling

What a Girl Should Know is an invaluable gift, crafted in simple, concise, easy to grasp concepts that have immediate, pertinent and daily application. A must have for every young woman!

Author of Love-abouts and Tell Me What You CAN Do

Cheryl Holland

This book is a must for every girl and woman on a journey to being her best self. Every jewel shared will lead her to her own personal treasure within.

Author of Have Your Cake and Eat It Too!

Work with Barbara
  1. Are you craving success in your professional and or personal journey?

    Barbara is widely known as the idea generator, the people maximizer and the vocabulary transformer by removing the -im- from Impossible. Mastering the art of assisting individuals and unveiling the secrets to their success is on of Barbara’s many areas of expertise.  If you’re seeking a solution for a problem in your professional and personal life, Barbara can help you achieve satisfying results.

  2.  Tailored for you coaching sessions

    Typically coaching sessions are structured for a broad audience, but the concept of one-sized-fits-all does not reign true with me.  All provided services are uniquely tailored to achieve your individual needs and goals. Coaching sessions are driven by yours and only your goals.  My goal is that you experience a radical change in your mindset and overall perspective on life at the conclusion of your coaching session.

  3. Pay-as-you-go – 60 minutes to a new you!

    Forget about contracts and burdensome long-term commitments, you can pay for the time you need.  My success is dependent upon your success, email me with your desires, and I will let you know what area of expertise is a good fit for you before you pay.Therefore, there’s no time like the present to get pointed in the right direction

  4. Most requested services for pay-as-you-go:

    • Step by step guidance in discovering your calling and transforming those thoughts into a reality
    • Generating ideas that will help you jumpstart your professional and personal life
    • Guidance on how to self-publish a book
    • Coaching individuals on how to manage relationships with not only colleagues, but subordinates and leaders
    • Leadership development
    • Coaching on managing and mending difficult relationships
    • Resume critique with viable suggestions
    • Mock interviewing and critique
    • Strategic goal planning

Favorite Quotes From Readers of What a Girl Should Know

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