A journalist with experience in writing for a wide range of print publications on legal/business affairs and gaming/poker matters, Wendeen Eolis takes special pleasure in connecting her adventures in business, politics, and poker and applying the negotiating principles of these varied endeavors in her upcoming book, "Raising the Stakes"...   . In an unrelenting path down the road of a Renaissance life, Wendeen will soon add to her  resume a memoir that highlights lessons learned in high stakes negotiations--from the board room to the card room. Publication of , "Raising the Stakes (in law, business, politics, poker, and beyond...)" is in the works.  and  in her precious spare time  she hones her negotiating skills in international poker tournament competition, when not cooking up a storm for family, or deliberately surrendering control to her tango and salsa partners on the dance floor. 

Published Articles and Other Writings by Eolis

EOLIS contributes articles to mainstream and trade publications devoted to law, business, government affairs, legislative issues, gaming regulations, and leadership coaching. Her manual, People Reading Secrets, reveals her 12-Step System to negotiating excellence. Power Poker Dame, a collection of autobiographical stories, highlights her negotiating experience. 

 Book project on the way!

Raising the Stakes with the Goods

  • Common Sense
  • 3D Philosophy
  • Four Basic Negotiating Strategies
  • 12 Point People Reading System
As the author of  Power Poker Dame a compendium of her poker articles, and  People Reading Secrets, a prescriptive manual, Ms. Eolis entertains as she teaches her business principles and personal philosophy that are the foundation for her pursuit of excellence and quest for perpetual Renaissance.

"Poker is a mind bending game of bets, calls, raises and folds.... only sometimes played with cards"  - Wendeen H. Eolis