Mary Lou has reinvented her Just Ask a Woman brand as a theatrical enterprise. As an actor and producer, she's staged over 100 live solo performances of "The God Box" including a sold out Off-Broadway run, 24 shows at the 2014 Edinburgh Fringe and a 9 city Ireland tour. She’s currently developing a new one-woman show that spills the truth about women's working lives, called "Work" premiering in 2017.



She’s authored four books: two groundbreakers on consumer behavior, a gamechanger on women’s overworked lives and now a bestseller about her mom. She’s also written dozens of articles including features for Real SImple, O, the Oprah magazine, and MORE.

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Mary Lou doesn’t just listen to women, she gives voice to what’s on their minds. Whether keynoting onstage, hosting an executive forum or appearing on national news and lifestyle programming, Mary Lou tells it like it is.




December 9, 2016
by Mary Lou Quinlan

"Looks the part": the kiss of (career) death?

I read the news with two sets of eyes. First, the obvious search for what's up. The other, assessing what current events mean for women...

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The God Box Goes Global!

“The God Box” has grown to include an app, audio book, philanthropic venture and solo show performed by Mary Lou across the US. Now The God Box Project goes global to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe.
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