Paralyzed by fear? Do this.

Paralyzed by fear? Do this.

Have you ever been so paralyzed by fear that you can’t even catch your breath? You feel like somebody let out all the air in your body? It happened to me this morning. I’m not sure either of these events should have thrown me into such fear, but they did. First, I...
Secrets of working with introverts

Secrets of working with introverts

A version of this post first appeared on The Quill. Although there’s a lot of talk about extroverts and introverts in the workplace, there’s not much information about how to work effectively with introverts. Let’s start by re-iterating that the labels extrovert and...
Rise Up and Embrace Change!

Rise Up and Embrace Change!

I saw the movie Hidden Figures recently. It’s the story of the black women “computers” who did the calculations for NASA during the  1960’s. Yes, you read that correctly, the women were referred to as “computers.” Women. Computers. Interesting. From the time engineers...
Semper Fi: In Memoriam and Appreciation

Semper Fi: In Memoriam and Appreciation

This isn’t the blog post I was going to write this week. As a matter of fact, I spent all week not writing that blog post about goals. You’ll see it on Tuesday. This morning I realized why I hadn’t written it. I didn’t need to talk to you all about goals. Nope, I need...