Tis The Season

Tis The Season

Overstressed, overloaded with not a minute to spare. Yes, it’s that time of year again. You know, the one where your personal life starts trampling and overrunning the business world, and the end-of-year frenetic rush leaves you with too much to do and not enough time...
Do You Recognize The Limiting Side Of Accountability?

Do You Recognize The Limiting Side Of Accountability?

Accountability—or, more often, the lack of it—is lamented by many of my clients. It’s entirely understandable as organizations desire its benefits, with 91 percent of respondents ranking accountability near the top of their company’s development needs.[i] Why are...
What Label Are You Wearing?

What Label Are You Wearing?

Sometimes we get buried in the labels others have assigned us—or even the ones we’ve consigned to ourselves. Why is this a bad thing? Labels are much like a lake at night, with the moon rippling and glistening in all its beauty. But that descriptor only embodies a...
I’m So Grateful!

I’m So Grateful!

This phrase resonates in my heart and mind as I acknowledge all the goodness and opportunities coming my way. And, boy, does it intensify the light and joy all around me. No wonder the great wisdom gurus of our time… and in times past… exalt gratefulness as an added...
Jazzing Up Your Communication

Jazzing Up Your Communication

Are you an executive woman on the rise or looking to be one? Are you sensing your communication isn’t as effective as it could be? Perhaps you’re even wondering if you need to Jazz it up a bit. Congratulations on recognizing a gap…. Storytelling may be the missing...
Set Your Attitude To Gain Altitude

Set Your Attitude To Gain Altitude

Isn’t it ironic that so many employees concentrate on the doing portion of the success equation when attitude is far more relevant to boosting a career? I know soft skills are challenging to incorporate into your daily work life as they are nebulous and subjective in...