Thank You

I find myself constantly in the place of zero. Starting over. No matter how much I reflect on a day/week/lifetime of achievements and victories, I wake up some days afraid… “Maybe it all went away.” And while that’s clearly ridiculous, our sometimes irrational minds can play some interesting games with us. Still, there are times…

Is Leadership Worth It?

  Sometimes being the leader sucks. This was one of those weeks. Amidst a flurry of changes within my organization, add lack-of-knowledge-turned-gossip perpetuating through the mass, I felt defeated. The worst part of all is when your motives, so genuinely positive but sadly misunderstood, are put into question. Asking myself hard questions, considering why I…

Book Launch! Free on Kindle for 5 Days.

Our collaborative book project launched on Sunday on Amazon… Before You Quit Writing, Read This. You’ll find stories, advice and motivations to urge you to continue, even when you give yourself a hundred reasons why you shouldn’t. I’m honored to write alongside my fellow authors. Check out my chapter and quote in section 3, “Write…

Ripping Off My Badges

What is our obsession with badges?  Girl Scouts.  Letterman’s jackets.  Credentials.  Resumes. I can admit, I’ve been one of those people.  My life has been lived as a collection of what I’ve done and achieved…The proverbial trophy room. I grew up in a small town, raised goats and showed them at fairs.  My parent’s home…