Why did I leave my career at 50?

Why did I leave my career at 50?

This is the full script for my six minute story at 1 Million Cups Colorado Springs. The picture shows my three reasons why: my three daughters. And now you know the rest of the story. Thanks Kauffman Foundation for creating this opportunity and thanks to the Colorado...
Who are you?

Who are you?

Who is this woman? Have you ever run into someone who impresses the socks off of you? She speaks with such authority the innate response is, “Who is this woman?” Has it ever occurred to you that people might think that of YOU? Who are you? A friend sent me...
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...
Taming the Monkeys

Taming the Monkeys

Last night have me hours to draft this blog post. It was one of those nights that we experience after 50 when sleep comes hard to get. What happens when you are lying awake at night? The monkeys get out of their cages. If I haven’t told you that story before, I...
The Art of Failing Forward

The Art of Failing Forward

Failure is a factor of any business strategy. It’s a factor in life when we’re taking the kind of risks that lead to significant growth. There are many ways we sabotage our own success, getting derailed by beliefs others have planted in our minds that are...