Inspiration, tips and wisdom that’ll banish the BS in your life and help you be your bold, brilliant self!
Usually we wait till the end of the year to look back and take stock of what we accomplished. Imagine what you could accomplish if you took stock now, after the first 5 months of the year?
You could assess what you achieved and what you did not achieve. That view will allow you to make plans and corrections now, so you actually have a better shot to achieve the goals you had created.read more
Apparently, men in the workplace are threatened. I get some of it- the #timesup and #MeToo movements have brought to light decades of inappropriate behavior and men have now paid a price for it. Perhaps, if you are like me, and someone who grew up and...read more
We can make a difference in leveling the playing field- causing equity in the workplace. When I read articles like this one in the Washington Post last week about a senior female executive who has filed a gender discrimination lawsuit for $20 million against her publicly traded consulting firm, I am left with a dichotomy of emotions- disgust it is still happening at that level and hope that when we take actions we have a real opportunity to end it.read more
The one thing we cannot ever get back is time. Imagine if you could maximize your time, effectively multiplying your resources—what would be possible? There is a very simple and effective way to do this and although you may say, I already do it, I am asserting you are not getting the maximum value out of it that you could.read more
We live as if we have all the time in the world. We say things like “I’ll get to that later” or “I’ll be happy when….(fill in the blank). What that results in is an illusion that you have all the time in the world. I know that we want to believe that. Yet, logically,...read more
I just returned from a conference where I was a speaker on a panel. Since I am generally a keynote or breakout speaker, I rarely am on panels. It was an awesome experience. And…I attended the other panels of the conference and the morning keynote. As someone who trains speakers to be impactful and memorable, I believe my observations and suggestions are important to deliver to you. My commitment is to contribute, always, and my observations and suggestions will make a difference for you, if you are a speaker or called on to speak as part of your job.read more