Photo by Karolina Grabowska on Pexels.com That one post…it was so simple, and it felt like a landslide movement. It was simple, yet so profoundly impactful it hit me like a lead balloon. It went against everything I had been trained to believe and do, in its context. This post was raw; it was deep,… Continue reading Whose photo is on your profile?
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!