are you being crushed?

Are you like me? Life brings crushing events, circumstances, betrayals, abandonment…and we think we’ve been let out the back door. How many times have you been invited to leave …a job, a volunteer position, a friendship…and heard all but...
Be the Woman you wish to see in the world

Be the Woman you wish to see in the world

So, if you’re like me and all women everywhere….you’ve received a dozen messages today asking you to donate to some cause for women. I actually wrote this special report last night, honest. I know you just heard from me yesterday, but just like most...

What the Duck?

I’m watching big snowflakes fall as I write this, wondering what else will fall–or hit the fan–when I make this confession. Four weeks into the new year I am finding words dancing on my tongue that are not standard issue in the workplace… or in the...

10 days to what executive women want

When I worked for The Center for Creative Leadership we used to joke that there is no such thing as a leadership emergency. Seeing what I’ve seen in the past few years, I disagree. We are right smack in the middle of a leadership emergency. The current dearth in...
Metamorphasis

Metamorphasis

Summer is the cocoon of reinvention. For many, this time of year is the capstone of one journey and the beginning of a new one. Freshmen are getting ready to be sophomores. Juniors are getting ready to be seniors. Seniors are getting ready for college. College...