Photo by Jumana Dakkur on Pexels.com Last weekend, I realized that I’m part of the problem. Not because of my beliefs or my point of view or my actions…instead it’s because I honestly didn’t realize that simply being anti-racist wasn’t enough to be part of the solution. The national outcry over the wrongful death of… Continue reading My pledge: Learn, do, and lead.
Demonstrating emotional intelligence is critical when leading in times of crisis. Those in authoritative roles all around the world are finding their leadership skills put to the test. Let's talk about stress. I've been struggling with this post. I started out wanting to write about common leadership skills that are critical for leading during a… Continue reading Stress level: somewhere around “high”
Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.com I live in the Midwest, and I abhor snow. As I say, “you can’t say snow without saying NO.” I grew up here, and despite decades of practice dealing with it, snow remains in the “do not like” column. My husband and I both have lots of extended family and… Continue reading Inspiring Leadership Quotes
Photo by Tim Mossholder on Pexels.com Writer’s block can come on at any time. I’ve been feeling it, and the irony of it all is that my topic for this post is barriers. By definition, barriers prevent movement. Writer’s block has definitely been blocking forward progress on this post, and when I sat back to… Continue reading Barrier Breakdown!
There is a line in the movie “The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel” that has stayed with me: “Everything will be alright in the end. If it is not alright, it is not yet the end.” Photo by GM Rajib on Pexels.com I remember at the time I saw this movie, there were some ups and… Continue reading Developing a Growth Mindset: From Now to Yet