“Why do you still do that?” “Doesn’t that end at college?” “What do you even get out of it?” “Aren’t you focused on your career?” I’m barraged by questions from people all the time about why I stayed involved with my sorority, Alpha Gamma Delta. Over time, as I hear these questions, I wonder why … More “Why Do You Do That?” And the 7 Reasons Why it Matters
This is sixth and final in a series of six posts about lessons I learned from my grandfather that apply to career growth and development, in addition to just being generally good advice for life. This is in his memory and in honor of Father’s Day. If you’ve read earlier posts in this series, it … More Why How You Work Matters (#6 of 6 – Lessons That Impact Life)
A little over a month ago, I spent time with 800 women in Texas exploring how we can “inspire the woman, impact the world.” Over the extended weekend that we were convened, we had the opportunity to be educated by experts on growing relationships, supporting people and organizations through crisis, achieving excellence, succeeding through conflict, … More 7 Lessons to Create Positive Impact Confidently
In the first six months of 2018, I was extremely fortunate to have picked some reads that left indelible marks on my life. As frequent readers of this blog know, I am a believer of continuous improvement and that reading can not only have incredible impact, but be life changing. In this post, I will … More Best Books of 2018… So Far!
It is amazing how one little exploration of something new to me, though I was fortunate to have a seasoned guide, could open up my world, my eyes, and my way of thinking for decades. … More How a Simple Bus Ride Helped Me be Successful (#4 of 6 – Lessons That Impact Life)